Secrets are revealed and parental discretion is advised. Please don’t miss this video presented by Bass-Baritone Davóne Tines, the star of the original Opera Theatre of Saint Louis production, Fire Shut Up in My Bones, based on the memoir of New York Times columnist Charles Blow.

Grammy award-winning Terence Blanchard championed transforming the memoir into an opera, composed the music and brought seminal screenwriter and filmmaker Kasi Lemmons aboard to write the libretto.

Fire Shut Up in My Bones runs through June 29, 2019 at the Loretto-Hilton Center for the Performing Arts in Webster Groves.

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