Mar 17-19, 2023


Your favorite childhood story comes to life on stage.

Composed by Jules Massenet
Libretto by Henri Cain

Massenet's wistful interpretation of the classic "Cinderella" fairy tale is opulent, romantic and full of grace. 

Sung in French with English supertitles.

Great repertoire, lavish scenery, amazing voices and outstanding value—these are the hallmarks of the CU Boulder College of Music Eklund Opera Program. Director Leigh Holman and Music Director Nicholas Carthy bring you the best of classical and contemporary opera in these fascinating productions.

Performance Dates and Times

Friday, March 17, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 19, 2 p.m.
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Photo caption: Taylor Raven and Max Hosmer from the 2015 production of Cinderella

Buying Options and Discounts

Save 15-20% with season tickets, available in the Choice Option. Single ticket discounts available for groups (10+), seniors (65+), youth (K-12) and CU Boulder faculty, staff and students. Learn more

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