Maelstrom - The Zombie Opera
A fast-paced, 90-minute hybrid of zombie movie, classical music, and stage dramedy.
Co-written with Reed Reimer, this spooky chamber piece will make you laugh, cringe in fear, laugh some more, and probably run home to watch every zombie movie and opera you can find afterwards. Maelstrom is scored for four singers, a handful of actors, piano, strings, and a moaning zombie chorus.
Expectant mother Anna is inside a cutting edge private hospital, receiving treatment for her mysterious, undiagnosed disease, when the entire complex locks her and her friends inside, leaving them at the mercy of the doctors, nurses, patients, and security guards who begin to act very strangely...
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Below are photos from past productions of Maelstrom.
2009 - Theater Arts Student Organization (TASO) and Student Opera at PSU (SOAP) in Portland, Oregon.
2015 - Kitsap Fringe Opera in Kitsap, Washington.
2016 - Opera Bend in Bend, Oregon.