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Mila, Great Sorcerer

January 12 & 13 at 1PM | Post-show conversation on Jan 12 at Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Folk hero, singer, and spiritual teacher, Milarepa has been venerated for one thousand years. But as a child, directed by his mother, he wields black magic against the aunt and uncle that stole his inheritance, and destroys his entire village. His remorse sends him on a life journey from mass murder to enlightenment. Set to lush orchestration melding Eastern and Western sounds, his transformation and redemption into the most revered teacher of Tibetan Buddhism offer hope and spiritual wayfinding to all who regret acts of consequence and seek higher ground.
 
Produced by New Vision for Opera NYC
 
Commissioned by Gene Kaufman and Terry Eder Kaufman

$30
$25 with PROTO Pack
$60 Premium seats available through the Premium PROTO Pack as an automatic upgrade.

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Gerald W. Lynch Theater
524 W 59th Street

 

PUBLIC TRANSIT
Subway: A, B, C, D, or 1 to 59th Street Columbus Circle
Bus: M57, M31, and M11

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