Friday, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 409, JW Marriott
Benjamin Britten, Dramatist
Program arranged by the forum MS Opera and Musical Performance. Presiding: Ralph Hexter, Univ. of California, Davis
1. “Britten’s Gloriana and the New Elizabethan Stage,” Irene M. Morra, Cardiff Univ.
2. “Writer’s Burnout to Writer’s Block: The Britten-Piper Adaptation of Mann’s Der Tod in Venedig,” Shersten Johnson, Univ. of Saint Thomas
3. “From Stage to Screen: Producing Britten’s Operas in the Age of Television,” Danielle Ward-Griffin, Christopher Newport Univ.