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,...
Summer Festival Postponed to 2021

Summer Festival Postponed to 2021

Rigoletto, Carousel and Dido and Aeneas will remain lineup for next season DENVER, Colo., May 4, 2020 – Due to ongoing safety concerns around COVID-19, Central City Opera’s Summer Festival will be postponed until summer of 2021. The scheduled lineup of Rodgers &...
#StayHome Activities and Resources

#StayHome Activities and Resources

Running out of things to do at home while social distancing? Central City Opera has you covered! From educational activities about opera, to live music streams to arts and crafts projects, we’re here to make your days feel a little less boxed in. See the bottom...