Music by John Young with Libretto by Alan Olejniczak
A chamber opera about Dora Ratjen, a Nazi Olympic woman’s high jumper who was arrested for a man impersonating a woman.
A Chamber Opera with a cast of 3 men and 1 woman.
Duration: 60 Minutes
Style of Music: Contemporary
Casting for Four Soloists:
DORA RATJEN - Countertenor
MRS. RATJEN - Soprano
HANS VON TSCHAMMER - Tenor
DR. KARL GEBHARDT - Bass Baritone
(English Horn, Alto Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, Horn in F, Piano, Viola, Cello.)