A Mission to Believe In: Q&A with Sara Blackwelder

A Mission to Believe In: Q&A with Sara Blackwelder

When you think of careers in the arts, you probably envision the people who are public facing and receive the majority of the accolades: singers, directors, producers and conductors. But a lot of roles take place behind the scenes and are vital in keeping the...
Being Present. Q&A with Teila Theisen

Being Present. Q&A with Teila Theisen

Audience Development Manager Teila Theisen is dedicated to making high-quality art accessible to everyone. And she is unstoppable! Long story short, she’s worked a decade in nonprofit management, earned a degree in Fine Arts (voice AND dance); plus, she’s...
20 Seasons of Memories! Q&A with Karen Federing.

20 Seasons of Memories! Q&A with Karen Federing.

As we’re all well aware, 2021 at Central City Opera has been special for many reasons. Today we highlight an incredibly important item on that list! This summer, we celebrated the 20th and final season of our truly singular Director of Production, Karen...
Farewell Q&A with Orchestra Members Andy Holmes & Ingrid Peoria

Farewell Q&A with Orchestra Members Andy Holmes & Ingrid Peoria

As one year closes, and another begins, we bid farewell to two longtime members of the Central City Opera Orchestra who step down after decades of dedicated music-making with our company. Andy Holmes (bass) and Ingrid Peoria (violin) take us behind the scenes in the...