Michael John LaChiusa Set For Hartford's OUTFilmCT Fest
Composer Michael John LaChiusa will be "in conversation": following the premiere of the film based on his off-Broadway musical "Hello Again" at Hartfod's Cinestudio on Wednesday, June 7.
The screening of the film is part of the 30th anniversary of the film festival OUTFilm CT.
A reception will be held at 6 p.m. The screening of "Hello Again" is at 7:30 p.m.
"Hello Again" is loosely based on the 1897 play La Ronde by Arthur Schnitzler (also titled Reigen). and follows a series of love affairs among 10 characters during the different decades of the 20th century.
Among LaChiusa's pother musicals are "Giant," "Marie Christine," "First Lady Suite," "The Wild Party," "See What I Wanna See," "Queen of the Mist," "First Daughter Suite" and "Rain."
The festival itself will be held from June 2 to 10.