Commissions

The Thirteen Clocks
The disguised prince sings at the tavern

THE THIRTEEN CLOCKS
A New Opera.
Based on the story “The Thirteen Clocks” by James Thurber.
Music composed by
Christopher Theofanidis.
Libretto by Peter M. Webster.
Directed by
Buck Ross.
2003, World Premiere, The Moores Opera Center.
Moores School of Music, University of Houston.

An Ancient Cry
Xipe, Our Lord the Flayed One
Lithograph by Peter M. Webster
DAY&NIGHT/DÍA Y NOCHE/TONATIUH–YOALLI
A dance-drama with text in Spanish, Nahua and English.
Text, design, direction by Peter M. Webster
National Performance Network Grant.
2002, World Premiere, 2012, MECA.
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts)

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Movement diagram for Sul Ross @ Mandell
Drawing series by Peter M. Webster

ELECTRIC TRASH MUSIC
A Celebration of John Cage and his ROLYWHOLYOVER.
Concept, design, direction.
1993, Opening Event for the John Cage Exhibit.
The Menil Collection, Houston.

smodeo & Luzbely
Asmodeo and Luzbel
The Yellow and Red Devils
Photograph by Peter M. Webster

LA MÚSICA DEL CIELO
(
The Music from Heaven)
A Pastorela, a "Shepherd's Play," in Spanish.
Concept, text, design and direction by Peter M. Webster.
1994, World Premiere, 2008 (new production and text,) MECA.
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts)


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Poster for Un Mosaico Musical Mexicano
Digital drawing by Peter M. Webster
UN MOSAICO MUSICAL MEXICANO
(
A Mexican Musical Mosaic)
A pageant with dance and music
celebrating the role of women
in the Mexican Revolution.

Concept, text, design and direction by Peter M. Webster.
1995, World Premiere,1996, 1997, 2010 (new production and text,) MECA.
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts)

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LIENZO
A dance and music theatre piece, in Spanish.
Traditional Mexican songs, traditional folkloric dances.

Choreography by
Ruby Tagle and Maestro Jorge López.
Concept, book, design and artistic direction by Peter M. Webster.
In development for 2012 at MECA.
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts)


MofC Shadows
The Master of Ceremonies
Costume design and Photograph by Peter M. Webster

THE KING WHO STOLE THE SHADOWS
A play with music for children
Concept, text, music, design and direction by Peter M. Webster.
1975, World Premiere, The Theatre at Monmouth.


Mixcoatl
Mixcoatl, the Mixtec Lightning God
Costume design and Photograph by Peter M. Webster


SUMMER GODS
A play in Spanish, Nahua, Mixtec and English
Text and Original Score by Summer Clients
of
MECA
Concept, text-coordination, dramaturgy, design and direction
by
Peter M. Webster.
2000, World Premiere, 2012 at MECA
(Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts)