Kentucky Opera Kickoff!

Party at the Brown Theatre August 7, 2014 from 5 to 9pm with The Kentucky Center, Wiltshire Pantry, Korbel Champagne, and Café Press.

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Announcing the Brown Forman 2014/15 Season


September 19 at 8 pm
September 21 at 2 pm

The Girl of the Golden West

November 14 at 8 pm
November 16 at 2 pm

A Streetcar Named Desire

February 13 at 8 pm & February 15 at 2 pm

Recent News


Sharing the music – we are not alone!

As Joe Mechavich returns to playing piano at the Pine Mountain Music Festival this month, he recalls his first orchestra rehearsal and the “musical discovery” that would change his life.

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Kentucky Opera has moved A WOMAN IN MOROCCO to May 15 & 17, 2015 to coincide with the 20th Anniversary of the Festival of Faiths. If you have already purchased tickets, please call 502-584-4500 to exchange your tickets.

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Artists Reunite for FIDELIO

Kara Shay Thomson and Jonathan Burton were last seen together in Kentucky Opera’s production of TOSCA. We sit down and chat with them about Beethoven’s only opera, Louisville, and living legends.

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Join our first ever Tweet Chat

July 21 from 6 – 7pm. General Director David Roth answers questions about our Repertoire Reimagined. Follow #kyopera to participate on Twitter!

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The Musical World of Beethoven

Maestro Joseph Mechavich takes an intimate and personal look at the composer of our first opera this season, FIDELIO by Ludwig van Beethoven.

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FIDELIO – Beethoven’s Only Opera

Maestro Joseph Mechavich discusses the Brown-Forman 2014/15 Season opener FIDELIO

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