CENTRAL CITY OPERA PRESENTS GIAN CARLO MENOTTI’S HOLIDAY CLASSIC FOR AUDIENCES OF ALL AGES: AMAHL AND THE NIGHT VISITORS DECEMBER 4 TO 6 IN HIGHLANDS RANCH

A TUNEFUL ONE-ACT OPERA ABOUT A MAGIC STAR, A SHEPHERD BOY, AND HOW UNSELFISH LOVE AND GOOD DEEDS CAN WORK MIRACLES Denver, Colo. (November 5, 2014) – Central City Opera (CCO) partners with St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Highlands Ranch to present Gian Carlo Menotti’s enduring holiday opera, Amahl and the Night Visitors, December […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA AND THE COLORADO SPRINGS CONSERVATORY IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA OF THE SPRINGS AND SYRACUSE POPS CHORUS PRESENT A WORLD PREMIERE: HOW GREEN WAS MY VALLEY

Colorado Springs/Denver, CO (July 10, 2014) – Central City Opera, The Colorado Springs Conservatory, Chamber Orchestra of the Springs and Syracuse Pops Chorus, have joined in a unique partnership to present the world premiere of a new music-theatre piece, How Green Was My Valley, this August in Colorado Springs. Mining brings unwelcome changes to a small community […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA PRESENTS ONE OF THE OPERA WORLD’S MOST PERFORMED CONTEMPORARY WORKS TOUTED AS A POWERFUL MODERN CLASSIC: JAKE HEGGIE’S DEAD MAN WALKING

BASED ON SISTER HELEN PREJEAN’S TRUE STORY OF REDEMPTION THAT WAS ALSO AN AWARD-WINNING FILM Denver, Colo. (June 23, 2014) – “When I came out of the execution chamber after Pat Sonnier had been killed in front of my eyes, I thought, ‘People will never be brought close enough to this.  I have to tell […]

COMEDY, ROMANCE AND THE RISE OF THE MIDDLE CLASS: CENTRAL CITY OPERA’S 2014 FESTIVAL OPENS WITH A NEW PRODUCTION OF MOZART’S THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO

Denver, Colo. (June 18, 2014) – Central City Opera (CCO) opens its 2014 Summer Festival on June 28 with a new production of one of the world’s most beloved operas, Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro) in the intimate and historic 550-seat Central City Opera House. Reminiscent of the popular period dramas […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA PRESENTS AN UNFORGETTABLE SUMMER OF SONG WITH 2014 FESTIVAL OFFERINGS FROM CENTRAL CITY TO DENVER, JUNE 28 TO AUGUST 10

Denver, Colo. (June 10, 2014) – Central City Opera’s (CCO) 2014 Festival kicks off on June 28 and runs through Aug. 10 with much to do and see in both Central City and Denver! This year’s Festival begins at the Central City Opera House with Mozart’s beloved comic opera, The Marriage of Figaro (Le Nozze […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA AND CURIOUS THEATRE COMPANY PRESENT RATED “R” ON STAGE: COMMUNITY PANEL ON SEX, VIOLENCE AND NUDITY IN THE PERFORMING ARTS

Denver, CO – Central City Opera and Curious Theatre Company presentRated “R” on Stage: Community Panel on Sex, Violence and Nudity in the Performing Arts. The free event will be presented June 3, 2014 from 6-8 pm at Curious Theatre located at 1080 Acoma Street, Denver. Cocktails, snacks and a video presentation featuring the play […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA ANNOUNCES TEN ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME DREAM EVENTS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ONLINE

Dream Events are Part of the April 5th Theatre of Dreams Gala  Denver, Colo. (March 10, 2014) — Central City Opera (CCO) announces a unique online opportunity to support the company’s opera and musical theater productions and year-round programs. Tickets to ten exclusive Dream Events will be available for purchase atwww.CentralCityOperaGala.com beginning Thursday, March 13. Dream Events include behind-the-scenes […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA ANNOUNCES THE PRISONS, COMPASSION AND REDEMPTION PROJECT, ENGAGEMENTS EXPLORING THE THEMES OF THE OPERA DEAD MAN WALKING

Project Kicks Off with FREE Book Signing, Film Screening and Symposium on the Death Penalty/Dead Man Walking March 12 and 13  Denver, Colo.—  Central City Opera (CCO) announces the Prisons, Compassion and Redemption Project. This series of thought-provoking engagements from a book signing, film screening and panel discussions in Denver to a cemetery crawl and historic tours in Central […]

Central City Opera Announces Casting for Its 2014 Festival

A COMEDIC CLASSIC, AN AWARD-WINNING BOOK & MOVIE SET TO MUSIC, AND ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR STORIES OF ALL TIME: THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart DEAD MAN WALKING the opera by Jake Heggie THE SOUND OF MUSIC by Rodgers and Hammerstein II Single Tickets for 2014 Festival Available Now Denver, Colo. […]