Alpin Hong: Chasing Chopin

Production History

Alpin Hong’s childhood dream of becoming a concert pianist is beset with obstacles yet studded with triumph. Hear from the maestro’s own mouth how the music of Chopin interweaves with his own epic story, as he interprets and reanimates the work of the great Polish composer.


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WORKSHOPS:

2013  July 19-20

The Virtu­STORY­osity Queens Reading Series ­ Art House Astoria ­ Astoria, New York

2014  February 28

Musical Instrument Museum ­ Phoenix, Arizona

2015  February 16-19

Made in Wickenburg Artist Residency, Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts,  Wickenburg, Arizona


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EDUCATION & OUTREACH:

2015  February 16-­19

Made in Wickenburg Artist Residency ­Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts Wickenburg, Arizona

2015  ­April 23­-24

Featuring Harrison Fjord and the Chandler High School Choir directed by Lori Lyford ­ Musical Instrument Museum ­ Phoenix, Arizona

2015 ­ May 13­-14

Chasing Chopin Interactive Program ­ National Opera Center ­ New York, New York

2015 ­ December 8­-10

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts ­ New York, New York

2016 ­ March 23-25

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts ­ New York, New York


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FULL PRODUCTION:

2015 ­ February 19

Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, Wickenburg, Arizona

2015 ­ October 1­2

Center for the Arts ­ Crested Butte, Colorado

2015 ­ October 4

Backstage Series ­ Jasper Arts Center ­ Jasper, Indiana

2015 ­ November 10­-14

The Balzer Theatre at Theatrical Outfit, Atlanta, Georgia

2016 ­ January 9

The Grand Opera House  Oshkosh, Wisconsin

2016 ­ March 9

University of Dubuque Heritage Center ­ Dubuque, Iowa

2016 ­ March 24

National Opera Center ­  New York, New York

2016 ­ October 14

Heritage Center Theater ­ Gillette, Wyoming

2017 ­ March 17

Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center  ­ Long Beach, California


UPCOMING:

2017 ­ April 20

The Vern Riffe Center for the Arts  ­ Portsmouth, Ohio. (tickets)