CENTRAL CITY OPERA PRESENTS LEADING LADIES: CREATORS, INFLUENCERS AND CHANGEMAKERS

THIS DYNAMIC PANEL DISCUSSION IS PART OF THE POWER OF WOMEN (POW!) PROJECT, INSPIRED BY CENTRAL CITY OPERA’S LA TRAVIATA Friday, May 15 at Robert E Loup Jewish Community Center WHO: Central City Opera (CCO) will host a panel discussion with Colorado’s leading ladies about their role as creators, influencers and changemakers. The event is part of CCO’s […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA ANNOUNCES NEW ENTERTAINMENT FOR THEATRE OF DREAMS GALA – APRIL 24

THE EVENING NOW FEATURES LIVE PERFORMANCES BY OPERA STARS MICHAEL MAYES AND ANNA CHRISTY Denver, Colo. (March 30, 2015) — Central City Opera (CCO) announces new live entertainment as part of its second annual Theatre of Dreams Gala. Opera stars Michael Mayes and Anna Christy will join the Spirituals Project as the entertainment for this festive evening celebrating Central City Opera’s 83 years. […]

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 ITS 2014 SPRING FUNDRAISER: THEATRE OF DREAMS GALA April 5

Featuring America’s Got Talent Finalists: FORTE Denver, Colo. (Nov. 21, 2013) — Central City Opera announces the Theatre of Dreams Gala, an elegant evening in a beautiful downtown Denver venue to raise money for the company’s opera and musical theater productions and year-round programs. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 5 at the newly renovated McNichols Civic […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA NAMES MICHAEL EHRMAN AS DIRECTOR AND ADMINISTRATOR OF BONFILS-STANTON FOUNDATION ARTISTS TRAINING PROGRAM

Denver, Colo. (Oct. 24, 2013) – Central City Opera’s (CCO) General/Artistic Director, Pelham (Pat) G. Pearce, is pleased to announce that Michael Ehrman has been named as director and administrator of the company’s nationally recognized Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Artists Training Program. Ehrman will maintain the format established by John Moriarty, who founded the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Artists Training Program in 1978.  It will […]

Central City Opera Guild Presents Annual Girlfriends’ Day in Central City and the First Overture Night in Denver

Denver, CO (June 13, 2013) – The Central City Opera Guild (CCOG) presents its annualGirlfriends’ Day at the Opera event in Central City, along with a new event titled Overture Night before a performance of Show Boat at the Denver Performing Arts Complex. The dates for these fun and festive events are: Tuesday, July 23, including a performance of Rossini’s […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA’S MUSIC & MARTINIS ON JUNE 13 STIRS UP AN EVENING OF COCKTAILS, DINNER AND PERFORMANCES BY OPERA STARS OF TOMORROW

Denver, Colo.— Central City Opera will shake it up and stir a packed house at the annual Music & Martinis fundraising event. The “Colorado casual” evening benefits Central City Opera (CCO). The event begins at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 13 at the Cable Center on the University of Denver campus, located at 2000 Buchtel […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA’S GENERAL/ARTISTIC DIRECTOR PELHAM “PAT” PEARCE RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS 2013 BONFILS-STANTON AWARD

Denver, Colo. (May 9, 2013) – Central City Opera is proud and honored to announce that today Central City Opera’s General/Artistic Director, Pelham “Pat” Pearce, received the prestigious 2013 Bonfils-Stanton Award for his contributions made to the field of Arts and Humanities. The Bonfils-Stanton Foundation celebrated the 28th Anniversary of its Annual Award Program by […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA AWARDED $20,000 GRANT FROM NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS

Grant to Support Central City Opera’s 2013 Festival Production of Ned Rorem’s Our Town  Denver, CO (December 3, 2012) — Rocco Landesman, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), announced that Central City Opera is one of 832 non-profit organizations nationwide to be awarded an NEA Art Works grant this year. The grant […]

CENTRAL CITY OPERA ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT OF JOHN MORIARTY

CENTRAL CITY OPERA ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT OF JOHN MORIARTY, FOUNDER/ADMINISTRATOR OF BONFILS-STANTON FOUNDATION ARTISTS TRAINING PROGRAM Denver, Colo. (November 1, 2011) – Central City Opera’s (CCO) General/Artistic Director, Pelham (Pat) G. Pearce, announces that following more than 30 years of service, John Moriarty is retiring as the administrator of the company’s nationally recognized Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Artists […]