14th Anniversary Season Performances
We hope you’ll join us for our 2018-2019 Season!
Opera on the James presents
Central Virginia Opera Festival
November 4, 10 & 11 2018 at 3pm
A celebration of American Opera, performed by members of Opera on the James’ Tyler Young Artist Program and regional artists.
Sponsored by Alice and Jim Williams, in Honor of Cecelia Schieve
Including Sweet Betsy from Pike, words and music by Mark Bucci, A Hand of Bridge*, composed by Samuel Barber with libretto by Gian Carlo Menotti, Trouble in Tahiti by Leonard Bernstein, and selections from Porgy and Bess, George Gershwin’s iconic American classic.
Performance schedule: November 4 at the Warehouse Theatre, Academy Center of the Arts and November 10 at Timberlake United Methodist Church. All tickets are General Admission and cost $20. There will also be a free community performance at Court Street Baptist Church on November 11 at 3pm.
Call 434-258-5273 for tickets or CLICK HERE to purchase tickets online.
*A Hand of Bridge will only be performed as part of the Central Virginia Opera Festival on November 4 at the Academy; it will also be performed at Randolph College November 16 as part of that evening's chamber orchestra concert.
Sunday, November 4, at 3:00 p.m.
Academy Center of the Arts
Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse Theatre, Corner of 5th & Commerce Streets, Lynchburg, VA 24504
Saturday, November 10, at 3:00 p.m.
Timberlake United Methodist Church
21649 Timberlake Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502