After Debut at Omaha Festival, Opera Set in Nebraska Will Play in NYC

Omaha World-Herald: Go

A work commissioned for Opera Omaha’s new ONE Festival is destined for New York City.

“Proving Up,” about a family’s loss and isolation in rural Nebraska after the Civil War, will be presented by the Miller Theatre at Columbia University after its run in Omaha next year. It was co-commissioned by the Miller Theatre and the Washington National Opera.