Featured Events & Opera House News

Live at the Met: Akhnaten

November 23, at 1:00pm

Director Phelim McDermott tackles another one of Philip Glass’ masterpieces, following his now-legendary Met staging of Satyagraha.  To match the opera’s hypnotic, ritualistic music, McDermott has created an arresting vision that includes a virtuosic company of acrobats and jugglers.  Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo is the title pharaoh, the revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt, with the striking mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges in her Met debut as his wife, Nefertiti.

 

 

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

December 7, at 4:00pm

Part of Miracle on Main Street ... Have a holly jolly Christmas with the most famous reindeer of all in the original holiday special, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer! Based on the timeless story and song, this Rankin/Bass production features groundbreaking "Animagic" stop-motion animation, narration by Burl Ives and unforgettable songs including A Holly Jolly Christmas, Silver and Gold, and We're a Couple of Misfits. It's pure holiday magic for the entire family! 

 

    

Cinema Series: Judy

November 16, at 7:30pm
November 19, at 7:30pm

It's Winter 1968; and showbiz legend Judy Garland (Renée Zellweger) arrives in London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. It’s 30 years since she shot to global stardom in "The Wizard of Oz," but if her voice has weakened, its dramatic intensity has only grown. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through

 

 

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It's never too late to become a member of the Fredonia Opera House.  You'll get discounts on tickets, advance notice of special events, invitation to special member-only receptions and much more.  Plus, you get the satisfaction of helping ensure that the Opera House continues to serve as northern Chautauqua County's premier performing arts center!

Membership forms are available at the Box Office or by calling 716-679-1891 T-F, 1-5pm. It also can be downloaded and printed HERE.  Join NOW and take advantage of membership benefits for all of 2020.

Opera House memberships also make great holiday gifts!