Atlanta Opera premieres “Rabbit Tales,” a children’s opera based on world folk stories [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 17 Aug 2012, ArtsATL

Some promotional artwork for the opera.

Some promotional artwork for the opera.

Folk tales have a natural way of transforming, passing orally across generations and cultures. When recorded on paper, they can ignite popular and intellectual interest in those oral traditions, while transforming the path of literature itself. Great commonalities often persist among the versions, however far they may have traveled to find new expression in a local or regional culture. … • READ MORE on ArtsATL