Verdi's La Traviata
Friday, October 28, 2011 @ 8:00pm & Sunday, October 30, 2011 @ 2:30pm
Gounod's Romeo & Juliette
Friday, February 10, 2012 @ 8:00pm & Sunday, February 12, 2012 @ 2:30pm
Friday, April 27, 2012 @ 8:00pm & Sunday, April 29, 2012 @ 2:30pm
All performances at magnificent Tennessee Theatre!
Knoxville Opera provides the following annual services to our community:
• Three fully-staged professional opera productions at Tennessee Theatre
• Two major concerts
• 100+ Education/Outreach Programs serving 15,000+ students & 40,000+ adults including the widely popular Rossini Festival International Street Fair
• An information resource about opera and musical theatre
• Set and prop rental/loans to other theatrical organizations
Knoxville Opera’s mission is to provide the residents of East Tennessee with high quality, locally produced opera and to contribute to the future of the operatic art form by educating the community about opera and its role in our culture. Knoxville Opera, founded in 1978, is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization presenting productions made possible, in part, by generous funding from our patrons, the Tennessee Arts Commission, the National Endowment for the Arts, the City of Knoxville, the Arts and Culture Alliance of Knoxville, the Arts & Heritage Fund and the Cole Foundation.