Brokeback Mountain Being Turned Into An Opera

June 9, 2008

Brokeback Mountain went from a short story, to a blockbuster movie, and will now become an opera.Boston (ChattahBox) – Brokeback Mountain went from a short story, to a blockbuster movie, and will now become an opera.

The Oscar-award winning movie which was directed by Ang Lee will be turned into an opera.

The work of bringing Brokeback Mountain from the big screen to the opera will be handled by Charles Wuorinen.

The story follows two cowboys who fall in love and have a very sexual relationship between each other.

The new opera will make its premiere in 2013 as part of the New York City opera spring season.

Among those who starred in the big screen version of Brokeback Mountain included Michelle Williams, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Heath Ledger.


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