Opera Inside Out

Tuesday, June 17 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Williams Stables Theater, Central City

This event is a great intro for opera novices, or for opera pros who want to know more about what goes on behind the scenes. Includes a performance of opera scenes, interactive activities and a backstage tour of the Opera House. Adult and family friendly. Tickets $10; BUY ONLINE (link will be active soon) or call 303-292-6700

Take a Child to the Opera

Tuesday, July 15 at 11:30 am

Enhance your Family Matinee experience! With this package (just $10 more than matinee tickets), festival goers can add inside information about the opera accompanied by pre-performance family fun activities, including interactive opera games with the Take a Child to the Opera package. We also invite you to bring your own lunch to picnic with us before the family matinee performance at 2:30 pm. TICKETS $25 child/$30 adult (includes the 2:30 pm Family Matinee of The Marriage of Figaro); BUY ONLINE or call 303-292-6700.

Family Matinee Figaro

Tuesday, July 15 at 2:30pm
The Marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

This family-friendly matinee includes a narrator’s preview and an autograph session with the singers. For $10 more, enjoy fun pre=show activities starting at 11:30 am.

BUY FAMILY MATINEE TICKETS $15/child (ages 6 to 18) /$20 adult

BUY TAKE A CHILD TO THE OPERA PACKAGE $25/child/$30 adult; ticket includes preshow activities at 11:30 am and the 2:30pm Family Matinee of The Marriage of Figaro [You can also purchase by calling 303-292-6700.]

Performing Arts Intensive

Friday, July 25 at 7:00 pm and Saturday, July 26 at 10:30 am

See two special performances of an original opera created by the high-school kids attending this renowned 18-day summer opera camp. Tickets $5; BUY ONLINE  or call 303-292-6700

How Green Was My Valley

Thursday and Friday, August 14 & 15 at 8:00 pm
First United Methodist Church, Colorado Springs

The award-winning novel by Richard Llewellyn is transformed through song in this story of courage.  Mining brings unwelcome changes to a small community in Wales - both to their lives and to their once beloved green valley. A Central City Opera collaboration with Chamber Orchestra of the Springs and the Colorado Springs ConservatoryTickets on sale April 15 starting at $15.

Amahl & the Night Visitors

Friday through Sunday, December 12-14, 2014

An inspiring story of a shepherd boy and his mother, Gian Carlo Menotti’s tuneful one-act opera brings the meaning of the holiday season home for all. Through their encounters with the Three Kings and a magic star, Amahl and his mother learn how unselfish love and good deeds can work miracles.