Featured Events & Opera House News

Cinema Series:  Can You Ever Forgive Me?

January 19, at 7:30pm
January 22, at 7:30pm

Melissa McCarthy gives a rare dramatic turn starring as Lee Israel, the best-selling celebrity biographer (and cat lover) who made her living in the 1970’s and 80’s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estée Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen.  When Israel found herself unable to get published because she had fallen out of step with the marketplace, she turned her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack (Richard E. Grant).

 

Live at the Met:  Carmen

February 2, at 1:00pm

Mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine reprises her remarkable portrayal of opera’s ultimate seductress, a triumph in her 2017 debut performance, with impassioned tenor Roberto Alagna who captivated audiences as her lover, Don José, in 2010. Bizet’s masterpiece of the gypsy seductress who lives by her own rules has remained one of the most frequently staged operas in the world.   

 

 

 

Eclectic Dance Company Second Annual Winter Showcase

January 25, at 7:00pm

Opera House Rental ... e.da.co (Eclectic Dance Company) is proud to present its 2nd Annual Winter Showcase at the beautiful 1891 Fredonia Opera House. The performance features the company's competition and performance group students in an array of styles that will be performed for its 2019 competition season, as well as fun winter themed dances that keep the Holiday Spirit alive. 

 

Bolshoi Ballet Live: La Bayadere

January 31, at 7:00pm

La Bayadere is one of the greatest works in classical ballet history - a story of love, death and vengeful judgement, set in India.  Dazzling costumes and one of the most iconic scenes in ballet, the "Kingdom of the Shades," illuminate this tragic tale of the temple dancer Nikiya's doomed love for her warrior Solor, and their ultimate redemption.