Central City Opera - Central City
28 March 2017

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Tosca

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 3

Tosca seduces audiences of Central City Opera in Colorado mountain town
29 Jul 16 / Blasting News
Lean and mean Tosca in Colorado
21 Jul 16 / Opera Today
'Tosca' is taut, tight and thrilling
21 Jul 16 / Daily Camera
Der Schauspieldirektor

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Opera's 'Impresario' a brisk diversion
28 Jul 16 / Daily Camera
The Ballad of Baby Doe

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 4

Evergreen Baby in Colorado
22 Jul 16 / Opera Today
“Baby Doe,” at 60, still seduces in Central City
17 Jul 16 / Denver Post
A revelatory anniversary production
15 Jul 16 / Daily Camera
‘Baby Doe’ opens Central City Opera season
15 Jul 16 / Boulder Weekly
Man of La Mancha

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Central City Opera's "Man of La Mancha" is darkly brilliant
2 Aug 15 / Denver Post
'Dream' still alive in Central City's 'Man of La Mancha'
22 Jul 15 / Daily Camera
La Traviata

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 4

Sentimental and right at home
17 Jul 15 / Denver Post
Soprano wins, breaks hearts in Central City's 'Traviata'
15 Jul 15 / Daily Camera
Another must-see production from Central City Opera Company.
15 Jul 15 / The Examiner
Sentimental and right at home
13 Jul 15 / Denver Post
The Sound of Music

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Central City Opera's "The Sound of Music" soars into Denver
5 Aug 14 / Denver Post
Central City's "Sound of Music" triumphs at The Ellie
4 Aug 14 / Daily Camera
Le nozze di Figaro

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

A "Figaro" that lives up to the pressure
12 Jul 14 / Denver Post
Hilariously human 'Figaro' opens Central City Opera season
30 Jun 14 / Daily Camera
Dead Man Walking

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

As de Rocher, Michael Mayes is downright scary, tattooed in swastikas
8 Jul 14 / Denver Post
Gripping performances carry Central City Opera's 'Dead Man Walking'
7 Jul 14 / Daily Camera
Show Boat

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Central City Opera buoys with classical voices
9 Aug 13 / Denver Post
Central City Opera delivers the goods in their Denver performance of 'Show Boat'
8 Aug 13 / The Gazette
Our Town

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 3

Central City turns their town into "Our Town"
13 Jul 13 / The Gazette
Central City Opera's production gives audiences something new, progressive
11 Jul 13 / Denver Post
Central City Opera's 'Our Town' emotional, understated
9 Jul 13 / Daily Camera
Il barbiere di Siviglia

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 3

A pumped, plumped "Barber of Seville"
4 Jul 13 / Denver Post
'Barber of Seville' still sparkles under Central City's care
2 Jul 13 / Daily Camera
Pumping up the volume on Rossini, and Sterbini, too
1 Jul 13 / Denver Post
The Turn of the Screw

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Chilling ghost story premieres at Central City
19 Jul 12 / Daily Camera
Central City Opera takes on a dark, dark "Turn of the Screw"
18 Jul 12 / Denver Post
La bohème

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

La Boheme is best of Central City Opera in Colorado
19 Jul 12 / The Examiner
Central City Opera revitalizes Puccini's 'La Bohème'
9 Jul 12 / Daily Camera
Oklahoma

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 3

Central City Opera's "Oklahoma!" much more than merely OK
14 Jul 12 / Denver Post
A production as big as the state of Oklahoma
13 Jul 12 / The Examiner
Spectacular 'Oklahoma!' opens Central City season
5 Jul 12 / Daily Camera
Die sieben Todsunden

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Central City Opera sets new standard for innovation with three one-acts
11 Jul 11 / Daily Camera
Les Mamelles de Tiresias

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Central City Opera sets new standard for innovation with three one-acts
11 Jul 11 / Daily Camera
Gianni Schicchi

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Central City Opera sets new standard for innovation with three one-acts
11 Jul 11 / Daily Camera
Amadigi di Gaula

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Central City Opera brings to life the long-lost, spectacular score from "Amadigi"
8 Jul 11 / Denver Post
'New' Handel triumphs in Central City
4 Jul 11 / Daily Camera
Carmen

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Musically, Central City Opera's "Carmen" delivers
3 Jul 11 / Denver Post
'Carmen` sizzles with sex
27 Jun 11 / Daily Camera
Three Decembers

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Central City`s 'Decembers` tender, touching
12 Jul 10 / Daily Camera
Orphée aux Enfers

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 1

'Orpheus` a challenge for Central City Opera
5 Jul 10 / Daily Camera
Madama Butterfly

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Ace cast elevates Central City Opera's "Madama Butterfly"
30 Jun 10 / Denver Post
CCO stages a 'Butterfly` with a bite
28 Jun 10 / Daily Camera
Rinaldo

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Closing down Central City: 'Rinaldo'
5 Aug 09 / Ionarts
Lucia di Lammermoor

Central City Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Opera in the Olde West: 'Lucia'
5 Aug 09 / Ionarts
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News & Articles

Central City Opera sets 2009 season
Central City Opera returns to its regular schedule in 2009 with three operas playing in repertory.
11 Jun 2008 / Daily Camera
Central City Opera names music director
Colorado's Central City Opera has promoted longtime conductor John Baril to the newly created post of music director.
8 Jan 2006 / PlaybillArts