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Miriam and the Women of the Desert (A Musical Journey)

Miriam and the Women of the Desert

A musical journey based on Torah and Midrash

The Exodus told through Miriam’s eyes

By Composer Sheila Firestone

World Premiere Stage Concert Version

Sunday, February 24, 2019, 4:00 PM

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church 188 Swinton Ave, Delray Beach, Florida 33444

Premiere Stage Performance

In Cooperation with the Empire Stage Theatre

1140 N. Flagler Drive, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl 33304

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 8 PM Saturday March 30, 2019, 8 PM; Sunday March 31, 2019, 8 PM

Thursday April 4, 2019, 8 PM; Saturday April 6, 2019,  8PM and Sunday, April 7, 2019, 8 PM

Presented by Songs for a New Day and Capitol Opera of South Florida


Overture (Sample) Sung by Choral Voices (Matthew Curtis)

The Overture, a Prelude and Fugue introduces the tribe as it wanders the desert. They call to G-d using  modern Hebrew names.

As a fugue begins, the women share some insights.

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