“wa’ SaD ram wa’ ram je” at Gen Con 2012

wa’ SaD ram wa’ ram je is the first Klingon Opera-Ballet, and the first Klingon Opera performed in the US. It was composed by Jon Silpayamanant to a libretto by Jon Silpayamanant and Robert Bruce Scott. The earliest version of an excerpted performance (45 minutes) of the Opera-Ballet took place at ConGlomeration in Louisville, Kentucky…

The QIH Act

“The QiH Act is a multilayered study of the concepts of authenticity and reality within the fan community of the science fiction series Star Trek. In order to shoot the film, maker Floris Schönfeld spent three years developing ʻuʼ, the first ever authentic Klingon opera on earth by a human ensemble. In The QiH Act…

“wa’ SaD ram wa’ ram je” at ConGlomeration

wa’ SaD ram wa’ ram je is the first Klingon Opera-Ballet, and the first Klingon Opera performed in the US. It was composed by Jon Silpayamanant to a libretto by Jon Silpayamanant and Robert Bruce Scott. The earliest version of an excerpted performance (45 minutes) of the Opera-Ballet took place at ConGlomeration in Louisville, Kentucky…

‘u’

u’ ([ʔuʔ], beginning and ending with a glottal stop) is the first opera in the Klingon language, billed as “The first authentic Klingon opera on Earth”. It was composed by Eef van Breen to a libretto by Kees Ligtelijn and Marc Okrand under the artistic direction of Floris Schönfeld. The story of ’u’ is based…

‘aqtu’ mellota’ je

Worf requested that Amarie play ‘aqtu’ mellota’ je in a bar on Qualor II in 2368. Omag, who was also present at the time, thought the opera was a “dreadful noise.” Originally heard on “Unification, Part II” which aired on 11 November 1991.   “Aktuh and Maylota” in script; “Aktuh and Melota” in TKW Related Links:…