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Land of Gold
Land of Gold

LAND OF GOLD

Directed by Jon Else
United States, 2021
Documentary

Synopsis

Jon Else recorded the rehearsals of The Girls of the Golden West by director/librettist Peter Sellars and composer John Adams leading to the work’s 2017 premiere at the San Francisco Opera, capturing a brilliant cast as they detonate the myth of Western expansion.

Synopsis

Jon Else recorded the rehearsals of The Girls of the Golden West by director/librettist Peter Sellars and composer John Adams leading to the work’s 2017 premiere at the San Francisco Opera, capturing a brilliant cast as they detonate the myth of Western expansion.