Playwriting

Oh Pilot

A chamber opera.  Composer Nic Gotham. Two men, two women.

Premiere 2007, directed by Baņuta Rubess, produced by Latvijas koncerti at the Latvian National Opera New Hall, Riga.

Available on DVD.  A version of the story is a half hour radio play, produced by CBC,Toronto, 1996.

Oh, Pilot is a cosmic love story. A jilted Pilot meets a heartbroken Tourist as they wait for a midnight flight with Coconut Tours.  Two angels, masquerading as a Flight Attendant and a drunken Businessman, torment the lovers with anxious premonitions. Love prevails, and the Pilot and the Tourist fly away into their dream world.

 

Oh Pilot

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