We believe opera is for everyone AND everywhere, so we’re bringing free performances to locations across the Triangle!

Want to host Opera About Town where you live, work, or play? Email info@ncopera.org and let us know where you think a free Opera About Town concert should pop up next!

Upcoming Dates

Shaw University Homecoming Week
🗓️ Thursday, October 20, 2022 | 5:30PM
📍 Estey Hall Lawn at Shaw University

NC Opera and the Shaw University Bears are “hitting a high note” for homecoming week! Everyone is invited to bring a blanket or lawn chair and join us for a free mini-concert on the lawn at Shaw U.
Hosted by Shaw U’s School of Arts, Sciences, and Humanities under the direction of Dr. Valerie Ann Johnson, Dean, and featuring featuring performances by vocalists from North Carolina Opera. We hope to see you there!
🔹 Jemeesa Yarborough
🔹 Jason Karn
🔹 Markel Williams
🎹 with Danielle DeSwert Hahn

Opera About Town is supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. The arts are back in North Carolina. The Spark the Arts grant promotes audience inclusion and reengagement in the arts.