Steven Mark Kohn’s The Trial of Susan B. Anthony


ADA Artist Management, Austin Opera, Berkshire Opera Festival, Minnesota Opera, Opera Colorado, and San Diego Opera present the digital world premiere of The Trial of Susan B. Anthony by Steven Mark Kohn. This is the first production in our new Opera Colorado Amplified series.

Mezzo-soprano Adriana Zabala plays multiple roles, including the judge, the prosecuting and defense attorneys, a witness, and Susan B. Anthony herself in this seven-movement piece outlining the activist’s quest for justice. She is accompanied by pianist Myra Huang.

Complete the form below for free access to the performance and the talkback. The panel was hosted by beloved tenor and activist Lawrence Brownlee and joined by the composer and performers are the author of the award-winning book The Women’s Hour—Elaine Weiss, President and CEO of the Susan B. Anthony House and Museum—Dedorah Hughes, and President and CEO of Civically Re-Engaged Women—Sharon Nelson.


powered by Typeform

It is our mission to continue to bring fresh, exciting, relevant programming to our audiences this season, keeping opera at the heart of it all. We hope you will take part in this process with a gift that supports these experiences in real time.

Consider a gift to Opera Colorado that helps support the creation of brand-new programming.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *