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Event Calendar

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

 


17

Oct

2016

Season Overture: VIVA VERDI! Dinner

Isabella Italian Trattoria

6:00pm

Enjoy a delicious evening of food, drink AND musical performances at Isabella\'s Italian Trattoria! The night will include one glass of wine (there will be a cash bar for additional wine or alcoholic beverages; coffee and non-alcoholic beverages are complimentary), passed appetizers, a pre-plated salad, entree buffet and served dessert. Tickets are $50 per person ($20 of which is a tax deductible donation to Opera on the James). Call 434-528-3397 to make your reservation. To see a menu, there is a link located on our website\'s homepage beneath the season listing.

23

Oct

2016

Stars of RIGOLETTO!

Westminster Canterbury, Lynchburg

7:00pm

Maestro Peter Leonard will share his thoughts and insights on the opera, RIGOLETTO. Performances to follow by the stars of our upcoming November 6 production! Free and non-ticketed.

30

Oct

2016

OPERA UP CLOSE: Verdi

Opera on the James Building, 701 Main Street, Lynchburg

4:00pm

Enjoy a fascinating Verdi lecture by Lamar Cecil to help celebrate our 2016-2017 Season of Illusion! Free and non-ticketed.

05

Nov

2016

OPERA FOR ALL: Free Family Day

Opera on the James Building, 701 Main Street, Lynchburg

2:00pm

A relaxed and fun introduction to opera for children of all ages! Enjoy a performance of an abbreviated English version of THE MAGIC FLUTE, followed by an art activity and reception with the cast. Free and non-ticketed.

06

Nov

2016

RIGOLETTO

E.C. Glass Civic Auditorium, 2111 Memorial Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24501

3:00pm

Believed to be one of Giuseppe Verdi\'s first operatic masterpieces, RIGOLETTO is the tale of innocence lost and vengeance gone tragically awry. Sung in Italian, with English supertitles. Non-subscriber tickets go on sale September 1, 2016.

19

Feb

2017

OPERA UP CLOSE: Opera Houses of the World

Opera on the James Building, 701 Main Street, Lynchburg

4:00pm

Lamar Cecil gives a fascinating talk on one of our favorite subjects! Free and non-ticketed.

31

Mar

2017

FALSTAFF

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

7:30pm

Verdi\'s comic masterpiece! When Shakespeare’s portly knight of Windsor hatches a plot to improve his love life by courting two different married women, he launches a flood of comic chaos and romantic misadventure. Non-subscriber tickets go on sale September 1, 2016.

01

Apr

2017

OPERA FOR ALL: Free Family Day

Opera on the James Building, 701 Main Street, Lynchburg

2:00pm

A relaxed and fun introduction to opera for children of all ages!
Enjoy a performance of STOP BULLY! followed by an art activity and reception with the cast. Free and non-ticketed.

02

Apr

2017

FALSTAFF

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

3:00pm

Verdi\'s comic masterpiece! When Shakespeare’s portly knight of Windsor hatches a plot to improve his love life by courting two different married women, he launches a flood of comic chaos and romantic misadventure. Non-subscriber tickets go on sale September 1, 2016.