Songs from Liquid Days

A co-production with Oberlin Opera Theater!



Our annual collaboration with the Oberlin Opera Theater for the season is a co-production of Phillip Glass' Songs from Liquid Days, 

a collection of songs with lyrics by Paul Simon, Suzanne Vega, David Byrne and Laurie Anderson.  Jonathon Field, Director of Oberlin Opera Theater, will direct Oberlin Opera Theater singing actors in this ground-breaking multi-media production.

At The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame:  

Sunday, Jan. 29

3:30pm pre-performance pre-performance talk 

5:00pm performance

Free General Admission with VIP Tickets also available

About the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - Opera UpClose Performance

This Rock Hall performance will feature a pre-performance educational exhibit and information session given by the Rock Hall discussing the fusion of rock and classical music, and the divisions between what are perceived as high and low art.  Discover insights about the work and learn how Phillip Glass' piece is connected to the many Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees who were involved in the creation and performance of Songs from Liquid Days.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame pre-performance talk (3:30pm) about the intersection of classical and rock presented by musicologist Dr. Jason Hanley and performance (5:00pm) - FREE General Admission

Patrons looking for something extra special can purchase VIP tickets to experience this Opera UpClose event!


$50 VIP tickets include:

  • Valet Parking

  • Complimentary pre-show drink

  • Reserved seating for the pre-show exhibit and info session​

  • ​Reserved seating for the performance

  • Complimentary drink at the post-performance reception with drinks and light hors d'oeuvres

VIP receptions held on the "Promenade" Meet the performing artists and mingle with other supporters of opera in Cleveland as you enjoy stunning views of Lake Erie and the downtown skyline.

100% of Your Tax-Deductible donation will support Cleveland Opera Theater!

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