Conference Program

10am, Hearst Dance Theater
Welcome address: Professor Wendy Heller (Scheide Professor of Music History and Chair, Department of Music).
Keynote Conversation: Professor Scott Burnham and John Rockwell.
Morning Coffee Break
11:15am, Forum
Panel 1 | Chamber Opera and Music Theater
11:45am, Hearst Dance Theater
Moderated by Ninfea Cruttwell-Reade, with:
Jane Cox
Mark DeChiazza
Julian Grant
David T. Little
12:45pm, Forum
Panel 2 | Who Makes Opera?
2:30pm, Hearst Dance Theater
Moderated by Jeffrey Edelstein, with:
Tess James
R.B. Schlather
Gregory Spears
Heidi Waleson
Afternoon Coffee Break 
3:30pm, Forum
Panel 3 | The Future of an Art Form
4pm, Hearst Dance Theater
Moderated by Noah Kaplan, with:
Jecca Barry
Donnacha Dennehy
Stephanie Fleischmann
Charles Jarden
Drinks Reception
5pm, Forum
Cabaret Event 
5:30pm, Lee Music Rehearsal & Performance Room
A performance of new work from American Opera Projects, alongside excerpts of chamber operas by Princeton Composers. With Charles Jarden, American Opera Projects performers, Andrew Lovett, Noah Kaplan and Ninfea Cruttwell-Reade.
 Floor Plan