In 2017, Bethlehem was the understudy for the lead character "Un/Sung" in "We Shall Not Be Moved" - a groundbreaking new work with OperaPhiladelphia.
Opera Philadelphia Presents
World Premiere of
"We Shall Not Be Moved"
Music by Daniel Bernard Roumain
Libretto by Marc Bamuthi Joseph
Director, choreographer and dramaturge: Bill T. Jones
World Premiere: Sep 16, 17, 18, 21, 23 & 24, at 8:00 p.m. | The Wilma Theater
New York Premiere: October 6 & 7, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. | The Apollo Theater
European Premiere: October 13, 14, 15, 18M, 20, 21, 2017 | Hackney Empire
News Release about We Shall Not Be Moved
DBR interview with Schmopera
Bamuthi interview with Broad Street Review
Philadelphia Inquirer preview on We Shall Not Be Moved
Opera News cover story on O17