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Central City Opera House

200 Eureka Street, Central City, CO 80293
+1 303-292-6500
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We attended the opera on July 15 and what a fabulous performance by both the actors and the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Breckenridge, Colorado
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A Diamond in the Rough

This is a superb opera venue and a well-managed arts company. Each summer they stage major opera... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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200 Eureka Street, Central City, CO 80293
+1 303-292-6500
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We attended the opera on July 15 and what a fabulous performance by both the actors and the orchestra. We sat in row b seats 23 and 22 up close and it was awesome. Go early for dinner next door and perhaps a brief flutter...More

Thank rogerhollenbeck5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a superb opera venue and a well-managed arts company. Each summer they stage major opera productions with first rate talent, including conductors, stage directors and vocalists. Many of the singers are from their Young Artist Program and are rising stars in their own...More

Thank JA M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to see an opera. It was very relaxing music, wonderful singers, and wonderful actors. I really enjoyed it!

Thank Julie O
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We have enjoyed many fine operas at the Central City Opera House. It is a grand old theater with very good seating. All productions we have viewed had suburb casts.

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Should be open in Fall and Spring. What a disappointment they are not open when the weather is still good

Thank FloridaDeetraveler
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Erected by the citizenry, eventually neglected, then rescued from oblivion, this Opera House is in use during opera season only. It has wonderful acoustics and hosted some great names in the past. It is also possessed of a mysterious pervasive chill... why? Guided tours are...More

Thank Sumiko D
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The Central City Opera is a much anticipated and enjoyed event annually. The productions are very well done, and the Opera House itself is something not to be missed -- the history of the place is incredible, take some time to learn about it --...More

Thank Margie F
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Central City Opera is a treasure: small and historic venue with first class opera singers and performances during the summer. Tosca and The Ballad of Baby Doe are the main 2016 productions and both are terrific. 50 minute drive from Denver to this historic mining...More

Thank Jmk72551
Reviewed 22 July 2016

The historic opera house has been carefully restored and is very comfortable. Their production of Baby Doe was excellent. It is the 60th anniversary of the opera which was first produced in Central City. Do also enjoy lunch or dinner at Rouge/Face next door.

Thank DenverJack2
Reviewed 18 July 2016

First, Central City has largely been ruined by all the casinos. There, that is off my chest. But the CC Opera House is great. I love it. Small, but in an intimate set. And the recent Tosca was a masterpiece. Absolutely worth a trip out...More

Thank fracmeister
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Kathryn F
25 July 2015|
Response from Carol A | Reviewed this property |
We did a matinee performance, and there was the complete range of attire. So, I believe that he will be well dressed without be over dressed.