New co- production of Dead Man Walking between New Orleans Opera and The Atlanta Opera. Opens on March 4, 2016 to critical acclaim.

Dead Man Walking (NEW)

New Orleans, Atlanta, Israel 2019

Creative Team:

Robert Lyall (conductor) 
Tomer Zvulun (director) 
Keith Brumley (set designer) 
Julie Winn (costume designer) 
Don Darnutzer (lighting designer) 
Carol Rausch (chorusmaster)


Joseph De Rocher
Michael Mayes

Sister Helen
Jenny Rivera

Mrs. De Rocher:
Margaret Lattimore

Sister Rose:
Adrienne Danrich

Photo Credit: Tom Grosscup


New Orleans Opera's 'Dead Man Walking' a provocative tragedy from The Times Picayune NOLA

March 5, 2016

The current production, directed by Tomer Zvulun, proves why Heggie's work is considered a 21st century masterpiece.