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Unique old mining town, take your time and explore

Was here in the winter, great town to explore. Coming back in the summer, great local people. Going... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2018
Ted C
Great Opera Experience

Fantastic experience! First time to the Central City Opera did not disappoint. We saw Il... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Fort Rucker, Alabama
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200 Eureka Street, Central City, CO 80293
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All reviews mining town across the street magic flute arrive early enough il trovatore old west historical museum step back in time black hawk performance staging culture denver usher cast intermission gambling
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Reviewed 24 November 2018

Was here in the winter, great town to explore. Coming back in the summer, great local people. Going to visit when they are doing some of there festas.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ted C
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Fantastic experience! First time to the Central City Opera did not disappoint. We saw Il Trovatore, The Magic Flute, and The Face on the Barroom Floor. All were wonderful. Highly skilled and professional singers and staff. Looking forward to next season!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pgkiii
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The Central City Opera House is like stepping back in time. Every seat offers an excellent view of the production. We saw the Magic Flute and it was wonderful. The House has excellent acoustics and you fell as if the performance is just for you....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Damon D
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Mozart's Magic Flute is always beautiful. This Victorian staging was delightful and appropriate for the charming old mining town opera house. The inventive use of the three boys and the three ladies was well directed. Sarastro and his followers as a circus was clever. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MargieWF
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Just saw Il Trovatore! Of course this Verdi opera is exceptional. But this venue was so much fun. They started with the users singing in the street and then entering the opera house to open the doors. The cast was wonderful. Especially Alexandra Loutsion as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jan R
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We had children with us so the gambling was a not. The whole town of Central City is cool. As we walked around and you almost feel like your in an old west gold town. The buildings are awesome. We admired the opera house from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DSfami
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This opera house has a lot of history attached to it, as does the town in which it is located. We attended a production of Cosi fan tutte here with friends, and enjoyed the performance, the venue, the town, the atmosphere, the history.... Wonderful! A...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank AnnArborMiBob
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Just up the hill from the casinos and saloons is a grand structure that’s stand tall in the sands of history. Just being in the shadow of the opera house sends chills to the past of remeberance . If walls could speak I am sure...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 539GARYE
Reviewed 17 August 2017

and it is still there, in use for operatic performances and well preserved. In a town like Central City (or City of Central actually) making its money mostly from casinos it came to us as a surprise. It is a lovely opera house, a very...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank HelmutP151
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I miss spelled the opera but it was fun. Very surprised that the town is not what it was when I was a kid. So many streets of no businesses. Very sad. By the opera house was a great art gallery which I very much...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Teri R
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Response from Carol A | Reviewed this property |
We did a matinee performance, and there was the complete range of attire. So, I believe that he will be well dressed without be over dressed.