A new opera exploring ideas of science, spirituality, the nature of consciousness and our search for meaning
Encompass New Opera Theatre’s production of The Theory of Everything is made possible with public funds from The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Access to Artistic Excellence in 2006 & in 2009; & The New York State Council on the Arts (a state agency).
The Theory of Everything received funding from OPERA America’s Opera Fund, launched by the NEA, is funded by the Helen F. Whitaker Fund, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The Canada Council for the Arts, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, The James S. and John L. Knight Foundation, and The George Cedric Metcalf Charitable Foundation.
Encompass is grateful for commissioning funds from the Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust’s Program for Contemporary Music Projects.
Encompass programs are supported by the Cornelius N. Bliss Memorial Fund; The Dramatists Guild Fund; The Edith Meiser Foundation: the Virgil Thomson Foundation; The Word Works; The New York Times Co. Fdn. and our Generous Patrons.