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FUTURE PERFECT: A modern fairytale co-created with Chicago and Oak Park Youths
The Magic Flute meets The Wizard of Oz in this Operatic World Premiere
Jun 23, 2022, 7:30 PM – Jun 26, 2022, 4:00 PM

Future Perfect tells the adventures of Miranette, an intuitive and curious child who leaves a forbidding society to go towards a future she wants to see. Along her way, she meets a colorful cast including children, puppets, dragons and dancers who help her. This full production is supported by a chorus and orchestra, costumes and sets. 


Future Perfect is the latest opera in Bellissima Opera’s Award-Winning Transcendence Series by librettist Christine Steyer and composer David Shenton. It is directed by Nick Sandys, a Jeff Award-nominated director, actor and educator.


2022 Show Dates:

  • Thursday, June 23, 7:30PM

  • Friday, June 24, 7:30PM

  • Saturday, June 25, 7:00PM

  • Sunday, June 26, 4:00PM


Show Details:

  • In English with projected words

  • 1 hour 45 minutes, no intermission

  • Appropriate for ages 5+

  • Free parking lots next to theater

  • Fully accessible

  • Vaccination & mask requirement

  • Aftershow extras: 

    • Meet the creative team. 

    • Meet the performers, dragons, and puppets in the lobby.

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