Opera Mainstage | Puccini's La Bohème
Starring the up-and-coming artists of the Crested Butte Opera Studio, this favorite opera is an ideal introduction for newcomers perhaps familiar with the blockbuster musical Rent. La bohème tells a tragic tale of love and loss, and traces the youthful adventures and struggles of a poet, a painter, a musician and a philosopher trying to pursue their artistic dreams. Tickets range from $45 to $60. 4-course dinner available for $60 before the show!
Enhance your performance experience by dining before the show! Share a decadent meal with friends and family in the magical Mirror Palace and pick your prime seats early for the performance! Dinner starts at 5:30PM, please be prompt. The evening's dinner menu is below.
Mirror Palace Menu
You will select one option from Entrée and Dessert
courses per guest at ticket checkout.
Summer Soiree Plate
Arugula and Watercress Salad
Heirloom Tomatoes, Candy Cane Beets, and Shaved Sweet Corn
Watermelon Vinaigrette and Green Goddess Dressing
Grilled Cornbread Crouton
Chef will pair seasonally sourced accompaniments for all entrees
Pan-Seared Chicken with Apples and Onions
Colorado Natural Chicken Breast Seared in Butter with Granny Smith Apples, Vidalia Onions, and Parsnips. Finished with Sauternes, Orange Marmalade, Lemon Zest and Nutmeg
Tarragon and Merlot Braised Beef Short Ribs
Braised for hours in a Merlot Demi-Glace
Sweet Carrot, Onion, Celery and Garlic
Root Vegetable Tagine with Caramelized Onion Couscous
Caramelized Sweet Potatoes, Parsnips, Turnips, Carrots and Onions Kalamata Olives, Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Cilantro
Dark Chocolate Cherry Cheese Cake
Toasted Pistachio Crust
Macerated Summer Berry Bird’s Nest
Raspberries, Strawberries, Blackberries and Blueberries
Lightly Sugared and drizzled with SauternesToasted Merengue