After leaving South America 20 years ago to pursue a music career, legendary opera singer Florencia Grimaldi journeys home to give a concert and to find Cristóbal, the true love she left all those years ago. Reality and fantasy come together for Florencia and her fellow passengers on the riverboat El Dorado as they travel down the mysterious Amazon toward uncharted fates.
Ana María Martínez returns to HGO to take on the title role in Francesca Zambello's updated production of Daniel Catán's opera based on the magical realism works of author Gabriel García Márquez.
An Opera in Two Acts
Music by Daniel Catán
Libretto by Marcela Fuentes-Berain
An Homage to Gabriel García Márquez