The Mushroom Operais a collection of texts, thoughts, and wonderings on the subject of the mushrooms of our world. The opera can be considered on many levels, it represents a new form of theatre which bases its inspiration not off human achievements but the greatness of nature. It shares modern science, political, and philosophical thinkings on a related theme. It is an opera of play and fun, while also reminding us of our planet, its fragility, and most importantly the interconnectedness of all our evolutionary paths and futures.
All quotes taken or modified from John M. Allegro book 'The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross'. Allegro presents a new theory for the birth of the major religions, through the lens of fertility cults, origins of language, and mushroom worship.
III. Terence McKenna talks with mushrooms
Selections from Terence McKenna quotes on his thoughts and conversations with mushrooms as higher beings.