Asia Society Presents! River of Light, An Original HGOco Opera
Having moved from India, Meera loves her new husband, her high-powered job, and the Houston lifestyle—until the birth of her daughter makes her long to recreate authentic Diwali traditions at home.
Music by Jack Perla. Libretto by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni.
Ticket holders are invited to join HGO artists and other guests for a small reception following this final performance of River of Light. The reception is generously supported by Akemi and Yasuhiko Saitoh.
In collaboration with Houston Grand Opera. This presentation of River of Light is part of HGOco’s East + West series, which celebrates Houston as a crossroads for Eastern and Western cultures. Performing arts programs at Asia Society Texas Center are made possible by support from Bank of America. Additional support provided by Asia Society contributors and members. Asia Society Texas Center is funded in part by a grant from the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance.