SFCV reporter Jeff Kaliss interviews composer Liam Wade and West Edge Opera General Director Mark Streshinsky on the upcoming Snapshot festival and Wade’s opera, The Stranger the Better, with libretto by Vynnie Meli.
West Edge Opera presents “The Stranger the Better” on its Snapshot program on the following dates:
- Saturday, February 25, 2017, 8 pm
Location: David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
- Sunday, February 26, 2017, 3 pm
Location: Bayview Opera House, 4705 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Snapshot is your chance to hear excerpts from new operas by both emerging and established Northern California composers in intimate concert settings. After an overwhelming response to our call for scores, eight composers’ works were selected for Snapshot’s inaugural year.