Spotlight On: Christopher Zemliauskas, Conductor

Christopher Zemliauskas,Conductor Editor’s Note: Today’s blog comes from an article in our 2015 Opera Insider (Festival Resource Guide). Emily Murdock (Associate Director, Education & Community Engagement) interviewed Christopher Zemliauskas, conductor of our one-act operas Don Quixote and the Duchess and The Prodigal Son. He was last in Central City in 2013 conducting the opera Our […]

Props for the 2015 Festival

Props Master Ellie Engstrom carves the back of a Chaise. The Central City Opera Properties Department has just finished refurbishing a chaise lounge that will be used in the upcoming production of La Traviata (opening July 11). “It was super fun and definitely one of the most interesting things to do for the show,” said  Ellie […]

“Death by Aria” and the Artists Training Program

Editor’s note: This is our first post from Tyler Donovan, our 2015 PR/Marketing Assistant Festival Intern. Welcome! From left: Katherine R. Weber, Molly Hill, April Martin, Cristina Bakhoum. Maya Kherani, Hannah Christine Busch. and Tatiana Ogan The women of the 2015 Bonfils-Stanton Artists Training Program at “Death by Aria” Last Sunday, the annual Central City Opera […]