the barber will see you now

The Barber of Seville


Welcome to Opera Carolina

Join us this season as we celebrate the universal truths behind the pomp and pageantry of opera. The art form is massive in scale and resplendent in design, but at its heart, opera is based on timeless tales (romances, tragedies, comedies) that are set to some of the world’s most glorious music...

Upcoming Events

Whether you’re a regular attendee or a first timer, the upcoming season includes a selection of exciting and expressive stories designed to awaken your senses, tug at your heartstrings and open your eyes to the beauty of Grand Opera.

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  • The Barber of Seville

    The Barber Will See You Now

    October 27,2016 - October 30, 2016

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  • The Tinder Opera (D9 Brewing Co)

    Relationships are better with opera

    November 03, 2016

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  • The Tinder Opera (Warehouse PAC)

    Relationships are better with opera

    November 04, 2016

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  • Holiday Concert at St. Nektaros Church

    Start the Christmas season off right

    November 27, 2016

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  • Art • Poetry • Music: Celebrating Charlotte's Black Culture

    Celebration of MLK

    January 16, 2017

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  • La traviata Student Night at the Opera

    Student Night at the Opera

    January 20, 2017

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  • La traviata

    Death Isn't Always Unwelcome

    January 22,2017 - January 28, 2017

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Recent News & Press

  • 11/01/2016

    Be Thankful For Your Voice

    ​In this season of Thanksgiving it is easy to say that we are thankful for our family, our friends, and other blessings. But did you...

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  • 10/26/2016

    Opera Carolina's Barber of Seville – Melodious and Mirthful

    With its exceptional singing and mirth-making, I'd say the current Opera Carolina production of The Barber of Seville fulfills Rossini's and Beaumarchais's intentions in equal...

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  • 10/24/2016

    Review: Figaro! Figaro! Buffa turns boffo in Opera Carolina’s ‘The Barber of Seville’

    ​Rossini’s “The Barber of Seville” pops off like a cork from a bottle of champagne, and bubbles up into intrigue, farce and frenzy before ending...

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  • 10/23/2016

    Il Barbiere di Siviglia at Opera Carolina

    This Barber was one of the funniest I've ever seen, and the most interesting aspect is that the artists made comedy with the music.

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