Phillip Glass

Einstein on the Beach 2012 Official Trailer

EINSTEIN ON THE BEACH An Opera in Four Acts Robert Wilson Philip Glass Lucinda Childs Presented in association with Pomegranate Arts Sep 14 & 15, 19—22, 2012 at 7pm Sep 16 & 23, 2012 at 3pm In September 2012, BAM presents a revival of the seminal 1976 Philip Glass/Robert Wilson opera Einstein on the Beach. An international breakthrough for two of America’s most celebrated artists—and featuring choreography by Lucinda Childs—the production radically broadened what audiences might expect from opera, theater, or performance art. Einstein was performed previously at BAM in 1984 and 1992; the international tour provides an opportunity for new audiences and an entirely new generation to experience this powerful work. 2012/2013 tour dates: