The verdicts are out! We’ve been scanning social media to find out what people are saying about Tree of Codes—a splendidly mystifying operatic journey into what composer Liza Lim calls “a reality as thin as paper.” Have you experienced this fantastical soundscape? Share your thoughts with us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram—we want to hear from you.

Check out some of our favorite audience reviews:

On Facebook, Celeste Carlson writes, “…Not what you would expect in a traditional ‘opera,’ but musically it was engaging, romantic, aggressively challenging to what is and what has passed. GO SEE THIS PRODUCTION!”

Some Twitter buzz:

And over on Instagram, @myslowtrain applauded the performers, set design, and even the opera’s “discordant” message.


Tickets to Tree of Codes can be purchased HERE or by calling the Festival box office at 843.579.3100. Tickets are also available at the box office at the Charleston Gaillard Center (95 Calhoun Street).