Harriet Scott Chessman has written the libretto for the operatic monodrama, My Lai, composed by Jonathan Berger and commissioned by Kronos Performing Arts Association. Coming to BAM’s Next Wave Festival and more in Kronos’s 2017-18 season, My Lai is performed by Kronos Quartet, Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ, and Rinde Eckert.
Harriet Scott Chessman has published five novels and has created the libretto for MY LAI, a contemporary operatic piece composed by Jonathan Berger and commissioned by the Kronos Performing Arts Association.
Performed to great acclaim at Stanford University and the Harris Theater in Chicago, MY LAI has been folded into Kronos’s 2017-18 season. It has appeared in Singapore and New York City (BAM), and will be performed at The University of Iowa, UC Berkeley, and UCLA…learn more