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Eklund Opera Program

2020-21 season announcement

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Eklund Opera Program

Eklund Opera Program

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

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CU New Opera Workshop

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Jun 12-14, 2020

CU New Opera Workshop

"Intelligence" by Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer
Free, no tickets required, just show up!

By the time an opera production hits the stage, composers and performers have spent years transforming theatrical ideas and music. The interactive CU ...

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