Opera by Aaron Siegel with Experiments in Opera
Directed by Mallory Catlett @ the Playhouse, Abrons Arts Center
Sets by Mimi Lien
Costumes by Andreea Mincic
This opera explored the relationship between Orville and Wilbur Wright following their first flights in 1903. This fascinating story of family drama, business struggles and legal fights is layered over a secondary story detailing the challenges of contemporary brotherhood and the complexities of growing up with an unusual idea of brotherly intimacy.