Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Death and the Powers

FAST presents Tod Machover's spectacular new opera Death and the Powers. Composed by Machover and developed at the MIT Media Lab, Death and the Powers tells the story of Simon Powers, a successful businessman and inventor, "who wants to go beyond the bounds of humanity." This video excerpt was captured during the opera's world premiere at the Monte Carlo Opera in September 2010. Catch the US premiere performances this March 18-25 at the Cutler Majestic Theatre in Boston. For more information, visit Death and the Powers. Video by Paula Aguilera and Jonathan Williams.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Elemental MIT

Elemental MIT

Category: Life at MIT | Updated over 3 years ago

Created
March 17, 2011 10:20
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
9003 times

More from Elemental MIT

Coretta Scott King Keynote Address at Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Coretta Scott King Keynote Address ...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:01:47 | 8375 views

Next Century Convocation—April 10, 2011

Next Century Convocation—April 10, ...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:01:09 | 11534 views

Infra-Red Dating Game—MIT Love Lab

Infra-Red Dating Game—MIT Love Lab

Added over 3 years ago | 00:03:55 | 14201 views

Experimental Music Studio—MIT Professor Emeritus Barry Vercoe

Experimental Music Studio—MIT Profe...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:01:15 | 4949 views

Automatically Programmed Tools (APT)—Science Reporter TV Series (1959)

Automatically Programmed Tools (APT...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:02:31 | 18709 views

Midnight Concert in Lobby 7—December 1979

Midnight Concert in Lobby 7—Decembe...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:01:13 | 16361 views