Photographers' Gallery - 4 Saints in 3 Acts. A Snapshot of the American Avant-garde

The Photographers’ Gallery presents 4 Saints in 3 Acts - A Snapshot of the American Avant-garde. It is the first exhibition worldwide to focus on the photographic dimensions of the ground-breaking American modernist opera, Four Saints in Three Acts. With a libretto by Gertrude Stein and a score by Virgil Thomson, the opera premièred at the Wadsworth Athenaeum in Hartford, Connecticut (to  mark  the  opening  of  Pablo  Picasso’s  first  solo  exhibition  in  America), and subsequently transferred to Broadway, as the first opera to open there, on 20th February 1934.

Start date: October 20, 2017
End date: February 11, 2018
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