Soldier Songs at Prototype Festival

Tonight’s performance of David T. Little’s one-act opera-song-cycle Soldier Songs at the Prototype Festival (presented at Schimmel Center at Pace University) was stunning! Little and director Yuval Sharon have created a high impact examination of the mind of a combat soldier, aptly portrayed by Christopher Burchett with the assistance of Zac Ballard, a child actor, as “The Boy.”

This is overwhelmingly powerful stuff – so powerful, in its combination of music, light, projections, interview snippets, … <Read More>