Opera Premiered by Composers Inc. is Honored


The Dawn Makers, an opera by Allen Shearer on a libretto by Claudia Stevens, has been selected by the National Opera Association as a finalist in the Dominick Argento Chamber Opera Competition. The Dawn Makers was produced by Composers, Inc. at Herbst Theatre in 2009. Portions of the opera will be produced at the NOA convention in North Carolina in January 2015, with Allen and Claudia in attendance, of course! The winning work will be given a full production in 2016.