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Learn more about what happens behind-the-scenes through our Piedmont Opera blog!  It’s your OPERAtunity to follow us behind-the-scenes of our upcoming 40th anniversary season! A host of guest writers will be featured here along with links to other local blogs that cover the arts here in Winston-Salem.

Outstanding Piedmont Opera Performance of La Bohème

If you have never experienced La Bohème, Giacomo Puccini’s opera about the lives of starving young artists living and loving in Paris in the 1840’s, this is an opportunity not to be missed. The story is gripping, the voices are beautiful, and the music is divine....

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Former PO ED and Volunteer Honored

Frank and Susan Dickerson received the “Arts Council Award” for a person who has exhibited a strong commitment of volunteer service. Both are supporters of the arts community, and, before retiring, Frank Dickerson was executive director of Piedmont Opera. Phyllis...

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PO Announces Merger

WINSTON-SALEM, NC. --- Piedmont Opera and the Winston-Salem Youth Chorus announced today that the Youth Chorus will merge with the Piedmont Opera as of July 1, 2018. Darren Chiott and Ashley Rusher, Co-Chairs of the Board of Directors for the Youth Chorus, said The...

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Piedmont Opera and WS Youth Chorus

Piedmont Opera and Winston-Salem Youth Chorus Merge WINSTON-SALEM, NC. --- Piedmont Opera and the Winston-Salem Youth Chorus announced today that the Youth Chorus will merge with the Piedmont Opera as of July 1, 2018. Darren Chiott and Ashley Rusher, Co-Chairs of the...

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