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Tickets are $50
Capacity is 75
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Ticket includes light appetizers, dessert, two adult beverages and exclusive access to Révision: Art of the Americas. Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination required at the door. House opens at 6:30 pm and the performance begins at 7:30 pm.

To purchase tickets, contact our Box Office at 303-292-6700 or purchase tickets online.

Frida Kahlo and the Bravest Girl in the World

In special collaboration with the Denver Art Museum

Central City Opera proudly presents the Colorado live premiere of FRIDA KAHLO AND THE BRAVEST GIRL IN THE WORLD, an inspiring new opera featuring local singers. Join CCO in person at the newly renovated Martin Building of the Denver Art Museum for a special celebratory evening featuring the opera, Spanish-language song, and exclusive access to Révision: Art of the Americas.

Cast and Creative Team:

Director:  Iliana Lucero Barron
Music Director/Pianist:  Steven Aguiló-Arbues
Scenic Designer:  Shay Dite
Scenic Painter:  Ray Vann
Costume Designer: Jaime McNear

Mariana: Melaina Mills, soprano
Rosita (Mariana’s grandmother)/Fulang Chang (the monkey):  Daniela Guzmán-Égüez, soprano
Alicia (Mariana’s mother)/Frida Kahlo: Kira Dills-DeSurra, mezzo soprano
Eduardo, Jr. (Mariana’s brother)/Mr. Xoloti (the dog):  Joshua Zabatta, tenor
Eduardo (Mariana’s father)/Bonito (the parrot)/Diego Rivera: Armando Contreras, baritone

Performance Location

Martin Building
Denver Art Museum
100 W 14th Ave Pkwy
Denver, CO 80204

Learn more about the venue (including parking options) here >


Music by Joe Illick

Libretto by Mark Campbell

Based on the children’s book by Laurence Anholt and inspired by real life