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LA Opera: Omar

Hear Rhiannon Giddens and Michael Abels' "Omar" on Classical IPR on Saturday at 1 p.m.

This production is being presented by the LA Opera at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, CA under the baton of Kazem Abdullah.

COMPOSER: Rhiannon Giddens and Michael Abels

LIBRETTO: Rhiannon Giddens

Omar: James McCorkle

Fatima, Omar’s Mother: Amanda Lynn Bottoms

Johnson / Owen: Daniel Okulitch

Julie: Jacqueline Echols

Auctioneer / Taylor: Barry Banks

Eliza, Owen’s Daughter: Deepa Johnny

Katie: Ellen Briana Hunter

Abdul, Omar’s Brother: Norman Garrett

Abe: Alan Williams

Amadou: Ashley Faatoalia

Olufemi: Cedric Berry

Suleiman: Patrick Blackwell

Principal Dancer: Jermaine McGhee

ENSEMBLE: LA Opera Orchestra and Chorus

CONDUCTOR: Kazem Abdullah

Approx. Length: 3 hours

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