Celebrate our 39th Season

All performances presented at The Paramount Theater, except for June 30 performance at Virginia Tech


Cosi fan tutte

Mozart's comedic classic, full of mistaken identities, deceptive servants, jealous lovers, and sublime music, is a production you won't want to miss.

JUNE 30 at Virginia Tech, JULY 10m, 13, 15



You'll leave the theater humming your favorite tunes from Rodgers and Hammerstein's ever-topical, Pulitzer Prize winning musical.

JULY 23, 24m, 27, 29, 30m


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The Latest News from Charlottesville's Opera Company

2016 Summer Season Media Roundup

Artistic Director Michelle Krisel recently sat down with Sandy Hausman at WVTF to talk about our 39th summer season. Listen…

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Photo Credit

From top: La traviata (2016), photo by Natalie Krovetz
My Fair Lady (2015), photo by Natalie Krovetz