Marie Curie Learns to Swim is a one-act chamber opera for soprano (Irène Curie), mezzo-soprano (Marie Curie), and baritone (Pierre Curie) by Jessica Rudman with a libretto by Kendra Preston Leonard. Hartford Opera Theater premiered the work on April 28, 2018, as part of Speaking Her Truth, an evening of music by Rudman that also included the Rudman-Leonard song cycle Four Songs for Lady Macbeth.
Interested in performing the work yourself? A full piano-vocal score and score for sextet (flute/piccolo, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and percussion). If you would like to view perusal materials, please contact us.