The Ballad of Baby Doe

The Ballad of Baby Doe

Excerpt from Theatre of Dreams: The Glorious Central City Opera, 75th Anniversary Book The Ballad of Baby Doe, by composer Douglas Moore and librettist John Latouche, was the first opera commissioned by the Central City Opera House Association. It took CCO President...
The Wild, True Tale of Baby Doe Tabor

The Wild, True Tale of Baby Doe Tabor

Contributors, Deb Morrow and Erin Osovets In 1953, Central City Opera commissioned a new opera based on the first famous love triangle in Colorado history, between Silver King Horace Tabor, his wife of 26 years Augusta and the beautiful Baby Doe from Oshkosh,...
Leaving It Better Than I Found It. Q&A with our Director of Development

Leaving It Better Than I Found It. Q&A with our Director of Development

Katherine “Katie” Nicholson was named Central City Opera’s new Director of Development September of 2020. You’ll recognize her as a smart, energetic member of the development team, on staff since 2017. What you might not know about Katie is that she and her husband...