Grants

Brooklyn Academy of Music

To produce a feature-length documentary on Robert Wilson and Philip Glass's historic opera, Einstein on the Beach, and distribute it for international theatrical release and domestic television broadcast

  • Amount $600,000
  • City Brooklyn, NY
  • Investigator Karen Hopkins
  • Year 2011
  • Program Public Understanding
  • Sub-program Television

Funds from this grant to the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) will support the development, production, and broadcast of a feature-length documentary on the Philip Glass opera, Einstein on the Beach. The documentary will explore the intersection of Einstein's life and legacy with the making of the opera.

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