Music on Park Street Recital
Jun
29
7:30 pm19:30

Music on Park Street Recital

Metropolitan Opera singer and the lead of Rigoletto  Hyung Yun is joined by pianist Jeremy Thompson, Director of Music at First Presbyterian, to perform a selection of favorites at the beautiful First Presbyterian Church in Downtown Charlottesville. Check back soon for ticket information.

Opera in the Park
Jul
18
7:00 pm19:00

Opera in the Park

Break out the wine glasses! A fun, outdoor performance by Charlottesville Opera Principal and Young Artists in the IX Art Park sculptural greenspace that is free and open to the public.


40th Anniversary Gala and Auction
Jun
25
6:00 pm18:00

40th Anniversary Gala and Auction

  • Farmington Country Club

Celebrate the opening of the Summer Season at our annual gala! This can’t-miss event features an incredible performance by principal singers from our production of Rigoletto, a silent auction featuring exclusive vacation stays, gift certificates to the best of Charlottesville’s arts and dining, artwork, and other products from local vendors, dinner, and dancing.  

Black tie optional.
Masks encouraged.

 

Patron Party
Jun
24
7:30 pm19:30

Patron Party

  • Casa Maria

New this year!
We are kicking off our 40th Anniversary Celebration early with our Honorary Gala Co-Chairs Jay Hunter Morris and Meg Gillentine. Join us for an intimate evening of desserts, drinks, and music at historic Casa Maria for our gala patrons. 

In order to attend you must purchase a patron ticket or table. 

 

Middlemarch discussion with Alison Booth, UVa Department of English
Mar
16
4:00 pm16:00

Middlemarch discussion with Alison Booth, UVa Department of English

  • Colonnade Club

Learn more about our first premiere in over 35 years! Join us for a free talk by Alison Booth, Professor of English at University of Virginia and Director of the Scholars' Lab, about George Eliot's Middlemarch, followed by excerpts from Allen Shearer and Claudia Stevens' operatic adaptation, Middlemarch in Spring, performed by the Charlottesville Opera cast. Light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public. RSVP to info@charlottesvilleopera.org by Monday, March 13 to reserve your spot.

Valentine Luncheon
Feb
16
11:00 am11:00

Valentine Luncheon

  • glenmore country club

Join us for our our annual Valentine Luncheon. Meet other opera lovers, hear about the exciting changes at our company and get a behind-the-scenes look at Middlemarch in SpringRigoletto, and Oklahoma! followed by a delicious lunch. $37/person. RSVP by February 9 to lydia@charlottesvilleopera.org.