Though Courtney Love was edged out of the upcoming Kurt Cobain documentary
, the infamous will remain busy in 2015. Earlier this year Lana Del Rey announced that the two would be unlikely tour mates on what's to be known as the Endless Summer Tour
, but perhaps her most suprising project is the opera she'll be starring in... this week.
Kansas City Boys Choir
, composed by Todd Almond, opens on Thursday as part of Manhattan's Prototype Festival
, and will run through January 17th. In an interview with The New York Times
Love spoke about her motivations for doing the piece: "Ive never done musical theater — I really wanted to do theater, but probably Im not ready to do a play quite yet, she confesses. Its baptism by fire, but Im going to hang in and give it my best.
You can watch Love rehearsing a song from the Opera called "All I Ever Wanted," below: