Review: Die Fledermaus (Marlowe’s Musings)

Review: Die Fledermaus (Marlowe’s Musings)

by David Marlowe, Marlowe’s Musings [Original article here] This is a decadently scrumptious confection that’s so exhilarating, you can’t afford to miss it.  Run to get tickets! Strike whatever’s on your calendar! Central City Opera’s production of “Die...
Review: The Light in the Piazza (ColoradoDrama)

Review: The Light in the Piazza (ColoradoDrama)

by Bob Bows, Colorado Drama [Original article here] Just as Giacomo Puccini fell in love with the gold rush days of the mid-nineteenth century American “Wild West” (La fanciulla del West), Americans love to romanticize post-World War II Italy, as we see in...
Review: The Light in the Piazza (Marlowe’s Musings)

Review: The Light in the Piazza (Marlowe’s Musings)

by David Marlowe, Marlowe’s Musings [Original article here] Based upon the 1960 novella by Elizabeth Spencer and the 1960 film that starred Olivia de Havilland, “The Light in the Piazza, the Musical,” has music and lyrics by Adam Guettel and book by Craig...
Announcing the Colorado Historic Opera Houses Circuit

Announcing the Colorado Historic Opera Houses Circuit

New Cultural Heritage Travel Offering Points Visitors to Live Events, Tours & Rentals in Elegant Wild West Settings The first-ever Colorado Historic Opera Houses Circuit, which connects five mountain opera houses, launches on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at...
An important announcement

An important announcement

We wanted share the news that Pelham “Pat” Pearce has decided to step down from his role as Artistic Director of Central City Opera. Pat’s 26+ years have been essential to who Central City Opera is and the fact we are celebrating our 90th Anniversary this...
Central City Opera Celebrates Pride with LGBTQ+ Events in June and July

Central City Opera Celebrates Pride with LGBTQ+ Events in June and July

Central City Opera joins Art Song Colorado and the JCC Mizel Arts and Culture Center for “Proud Voices,” series of events curated to celebrate traditionally underrepresented voices through music and storytelling. In conjunction with Denver Pride, the series includes a...