mary magdalene :
- n sinful woman Jesus healed of evil spirits; she became a follower of Jesus
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- A Loaded Bible Story, Tweaked For The Opera Stage
Composer Mark Adamo has made his mark turning classic books, including Little Women and the Greek drama Lysistrata, into operas. His latest, The Gospel of Mary Magdalene, covers more sensitive territory, examining the titular figure's relationship to Jesus — outside the canonical Bible.
June 12, 2013 - NPR
- SFist Interviews: French Soprano Natalie Dessay
The SF Opera returned last week with a fantastic production of Les Contes d'Hoffmann . The opera's summer season a short coda to the meat-and-potatoes of the Fall, but it's going to be a treat. There will be a world premiere that tells the story of Jesus (of Nazareth, not Shuttleworth , even though he's back in the Finals ) and Mary Magdalene . We'll have more to say on this; we hope it gets ...
June 11, 2013 - SFist
- Win A Night At The San Francisco Opera
Fascinating, illuminating & provocative, don't miss the world premiere of San Francisco Opera's The Gospel of Mary Magdalene! Enter here for your chance to win tickets…
June 10, 2013 - CBS San Francisco