A look behind the scenes as the new production makes its debut.
NH Suicide Project Inspires Colorado, Inside The State's Biggest Church, Colorado Opera Debuts 'Scarlet Letter'
An idea that unites Colorado gun store owners and mental health advocates against suicide started in New Hampshire. Then, inside Colorado’s largest church, which draws some criticism for its teachings and community relations. And, Colorado’s former poet laureate helped transform “The Scarlet Letter” into an opera.
The poet discusses how he chose the words for the opera adapted from Nathaniel Hawthorne's novel, which receives its professional debut by Opera Colorado Saturday.
Opera Colorado's production of Lori Laitman's "The Scarlet Letter" premieres Saturday -- and airs live on CPR Classical at 7:30 p.m. Here's a glimpse at the rehearsals, set construction and costume creation behind the scenes.
Soprano Ellie Dehn, tenor Ryan MacPherson and baritone Troy Cook sing in the CPR Performance Studio.
Hear opening night of a new take on Mozart's classic opera.
More scenes from an Opera Colorado concert preview of Lori Laitman's "The Scarlet Letter" on March 6, 2015.
The enhanced schedule includes five live and one recorded broadcast, as well as exclusive interviews.