St. John Nulu Theatre: The Man Who Woke Up – an opera in one act by Robin Haigh

May 27 – May 29

St. John Nulu Theatre
629 E Market Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Thompson Street Opera Company presents the US premiere of Robin Haigh’s THE MAN WHO WOKE UP

In this absurd comedy, a man wakes up in the morning and finds he is now a character in an opera! Will he find true love and happiness, or will everything go horribly wrong?

This one-act opera will be followed by a panel discussion with the composer and the production team.

FRIDAY, May 27th at 8:00pm
SATURDAY, May 28th at 8:00pm
SUNDAY, May 29th at 2:00pm

Performances at the St. John NuLu Theatre
629 E. Market Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Adults: $20
Students: $15

SEASON PASSES: $50 – save 20%!
Season Passes include one admission each to “The Man Who Woke Up,” “Not for the Faint of Heart,” and “Intoxication: America’s Love Affair with Oil.”


Director: Judith Youngblood
Conductor: Alexander Enyart
Pianists: Adrienne Fontenot and Jessica Dorman
Executive Producer: Claire DiVizio

The Man: Preston Orr
Woman, wife of Owner: Kristina Bachrach
Whiskers, a cat: Emily Howes
Owner, Whiskers’ owner: Eric Schlossberg

CONTENT ADVISORY: this performance does contain some violence and very brief mild language

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