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David Cote

Cincinnati Opera
New York, New York
David Cote (librettist) is a playwright, librettist and arts journalist based in New York City. Operas include Three Way with Robert Paterson (Brooklyn Academy of Music & Nashville Opera); The Scarlet Ibis (Prototype festival, NYC) and Fade with Stefan Weisman; and Blind Injustice for Cincinnati Opera (world premiere 2019). The Scarlet Ibis will get a new production with Chicago Opera Theater in February 2019. The original cast album of Three Way was recently released on American Modern Recordings. David’s song cycle with Robert Paterson, In Real Life, has been performed in Austin, TX and NYC. David wrote the text for Nkeiru Okoye’s story for baritone and orchestra, Invitation to a Die-In, dedicated to the memory of Trayvon Martin. Plays include Otherland and Fear of Art. As an actor and director, David worked with avant-garde icon Richard Foreman, Iranian exile Assurbanipal Babilla, and writer-director Richard Maxwell. More at davidcote.com. Follow @davidcote
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