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Event Calendar

View all of our upcoming events for this season at Opera on the James.

 


28

Oct

2018

OPERA UP CLOSE: Lecture with Performance

Westminster Canterbury, 501 V.E.S. Road 24503

4:00pm

American Opera Lecture by Scott Williamson, followed by a performance by OOTJ Young Artists. Free and non-ticketed.

04

Nov

2018

CENTRAL VIRGINIA OPERA FESTIVAL: American Opera Showcase

ACOA Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse Theatre, Corner of 5th & Commerce Streets, Lynchburg, VA 24504

3:00pm

Performance of SWEET BETSY FROM PIKE (Bucci), TROUBLE IN TAHITI (Bernstein), A HAND OF BRIDGE (Barber), concert selections from PORGY AND BESS (Gershwin), and classical arrangements of cowboy and American folk songs. General seating and all tickets $20. To purchase tickets, please call OOTJ at 434-528-3397.

10

Nov

2018

CENTRAL VIRGINIA OPERA FESTIVAL: American Opera Showcase

Timberlake United Methodist Church, 21649 Timberlake Rd., 24502

3:00pm

Performance of SWEET BETSY FROM PIKE (Bucci), TROUBLE IN TAHITI (Bernstein), concert selections from PORGY AND BESS (Gershwin), and classical arrangements of cowboy and American folk songs. General seating and all tickets $20. To purchase tickets, please call OOTJ at 434-528-3397.

11

Nov

2018

Free Community Performance

Court Street Baptist Church, 517 Court St, Lynchburg, VA 24504

3:00pm

A free presentation of our American Opera ShowcasePerformance of SWEET BETSY FROM PIKE (Bucci), TROUBLE IN TAHITI (Bernstein), concert selections from PORGY AND BESS (Gershwin), and classical arrangements of cowboy and American folk songs. General seating and all tickets $20. To purchase tickets, please call OOTJ at 434-528-3397.

16

Nov

2018

Randolph College Chamber Orchestra Fall Concert

Randolph College Smith Hall Theatre

7:30pm

As part of the Randolph College Chamber Orchestra Fall Concert, OOTJ artists will perform A HAND OF BRIDGE (Barber). The concert is free, non-ticketed, and open to the public.

17

Mar

2019

OPERA UP CLOSE: Viva LA TRAVIATA!

Opera on the James Building, 701 Main Street, Lynchburg

4:00pm

Maestro Peter Leonard discusses LA TRAVIATA, the upcoming mainstage production presented by OOTJ. Co-presented with the Dante Algiehri Society of VA, this lecture is free, open to the public, and will be followed by a complimentary reception.

23

Mar

2019

GALA Fundraiser

ACOA Joy & Lynch Christian Warehouse Theatre, Corner of 5th & Commerce Streets, Lynchburg, VA 24504

6:00pm

Save the date for this evening of glorious opera sung by the talented artists of LA TRAVIATA, delicious food and drink, and exciting auctions at this fundraiser to support OOTJ. Tickets $150 ($75 of which is a tax-deductible donation). Ticket availability and more event details to come!

24

Mar

2019

OPERA UP CLOSE: Rising Stars of Opera

Westminster Canterbury, 501 V.E.S. Road 24503

4:00pm

Don’t miss performances by rising stars of opera. Free and non-ticketed.

05

Apr

2019

LA TRAVIATA

Historic Theatre at the Academy Center of the Arts, 600 Main St., 24504

7:30pm

LA TRAVIATA will bring the splendor of the opera voice to a space that was built to showcase it!
This love story of fate and sacrifice by Giuseppe Verdi is considered his most famous opera. Violetta delights in high-class pleasures, but she is secretly dying. Will this fallen woman know true love before death claims her?
Tickets sold by the Academy - pricing and other ticketing information to come.

07

Apr

2019

LA TRAVIATA

Historic Theatre at the Academy Center of the Arts, 600 Main St., 24504

3:00pm

LA TRAVIATA will bring the splendor of the opera voice to a space that was built to showcase it!
This love story of fate and sacrifice by Giuseppe Verdi is considered his most famous opera. Violetta delights in high-class pleasures, but she is secretly dying. Will this fallen woman know true love before death claims her?
Tickets sold by the Academy - pricing and other ticketing information to come.