Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: July 11- August 10, 2015

 

Central City Opera’s 2015 Festival Features Four Extraordinary Stories, Central City, CO

 

The 2015 Festival offers two first-rate productions in the jewel-box theatre nestled in the Rocky Mountain setting of Central City, along with two one-of-a-kind one-acts performed in historic venues in Central City and creative spaces from Ft. Collins to Colorado Springs.

 

Photo is from La Traviata

 

Central City, Colorado, June 19, 2015 - Central City Opera’s 2015 Festival offers a wide range of offerings from standard popular operatic repertoire to beloved musical theater and contemporary opera performed and delivered in non-traditional ways.


Opening the Festival on July 11 and running through August 8 at the Central City Opera House is Giuseppe Verdi’s popular opera of tragic love, La Traviata; followed by Mitch Leigh’s Tony award-winning musical, Man of La Mancha, running July 18 to August 9.


The final productions of the 2015 Festival are a pair of one-of-a-kind one-act operas which will debut in Central City and travel to creative spaces in Colorado Springs and Fort Collins, Colorado. The two one-acts include Joseph Bodin De Boismortier’s Don Quixote and the Duchess (July 28 and Aug. 1, Central City; Aug. 6, Ft. Collins: Presented in partnership with Opera Fort Collins and Loveland Opera Theatre); and Benjamin Britten’s The Prodigal Son (July 29 and Aug. 5 Central City; July 30 Colorado Springs: Presented in partnership with Opera Theatre of the Rockies).

2015 Festival single tickets are now available: Festival single show tickets start at $25 and go up to $102, based on availability. Two-pack subscribers who purchase both Central City Opera House shows can save up to 25% on additional show tickets, along with more exclusive opportunities. One-act opera tickets start at $25 ($23 for two-pack subscribers).

 

For all performances tickets are available by calling 303-292-6700 or visiting www.CentralCityOpera.org.

Celebrating its 83rd year in 2015, Central City Opera is the nation’s fifth-oldest opera company, located just 35 miles west of Denver in one of Colorado’s official National Landmark Historic Districts. The company continues to present artistically excellent professional opera in its annual summer festival; to offer career-entry training to young singers; to produce education and community service programs; and to preserve and maintain the Opera House and 30 other Victorian-era properties.

 

Full Event Information: https://centralcityopera.org/events/2015-summer-festival/events

 

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CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Central City Opera Festival 2015

Event Date: July 11- August 10, 2015

Event Location: Central City Opera Opera House, Central City, CO

Admission: Festival single show tickets start at $25 and go up to $102, based on availability. Two-pack subscribers who purchase both Central City Opera House shows can save up to 25% on additional show tickets, along with more exclusive opportunities. One-act opera tickets start at $25 ($23 for two-pack subscribers).

Web: https://centralcityopera.org/events/2015-summer-festival/events

Contact: Nancy Rebek, nancy@nrpr.com, (303) 941-2527

Description: Central City Opera’s 2015 Festival offers a wide range of offerings from standard popular operatic repertoire to beloved musical theater and contemporary opera performed and delivered in non-traditional ways.

 


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