La Traviata
Apr
7
3:00 PM15:00

La Traviata

Historic Theatre at the Academy Center of the Arts, 524 Main St., 24504

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 will be sold by the Academy - pricing and other ticketing information to come.

Free Prelude Talk for ticket holders at 2:00pm.

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La Traviata
Apr
5
7:30 PM19:30

La Traviata

Historic Theatre at the Academy Center of the Arts, 524 Main St., 24504

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 will be sold by the Academy - pricing and other ticketing information to come.

Free Prelude Talk for ticket holders at 6:30pm.

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Prelude Gala
Mar
23
6:00 PM18:00

Prelude Gala

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

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).

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Opera Up Close: Viva La Traviata!
Mar
17
4:00 PM16:00

Opera Up Close: Viva La Traviata!

Opera on the James Building, 701 Main Street, Lynchburg

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

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A Legacy Celebration
Dec
11
7:30 PM19:30

A Legacy Celebration

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

A showcase event featuring the Resident Companies of the Academy Center of the Arts. All five Resident companies, including Opera on the James, Charlottesville Ballet, Endstation Theatre Company, Jefferson Choral Society, and Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest, will present a 15–20 minute performance under the ‘legacy’ theme, which ties back to the Historic Academy of Music Theatre and its own complex legacy.

Tickets range from $5-$50 and are sold by the ACOA: 434-846-8499 or https://academycenter.org/event/a-legacy-celebration/.

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Central VA Opera Festival: Spotlight on American Opera
Nov
10
3:00 PM15:00

Central VA Opera Festival: Spotlight on American Opera

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Timberlake United Methodist Church, 21649 Timberlake Rd., 24502

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.

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Free Family Day: American Opera Bonanza!
Nov
10
10:00 AM10:00

Free Family Day: American Opera Bonanza!

AMERICAN OPERA BONANZA! is a 40-minute introduction to American opera for children, grades K-8. Learn about opera while being engaged by talented, professional opera performers. The artists will demonstrate the vocal and dramatic skills needed to sing fun & captivating sections from a variety of American Operas.

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