As a special tribute to Jim Swiggart, to celebrate his contributions to the Inspiration Point Fine Arts Colony and Opera in the Ozarks, a concert is being presented Sunday, July 13, 2014, at the Arend Arts Center in Bentonville, AR. The Gala event will feature alumni of “The Point,” including American soprano, Latonia Moore and Joel Burcham, tenor…..
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Opera in the Ozarks’ 64th Season has been announced:
“The 64th Season of Opera in the Ozarks promises to be one of the most splendid yet. This year’s repertoire is outstanding with something for everyone…” – Dr. Thomas Cockrell, Artistic Director
Our newly air-conditioned, outdoor venue at Inspiration Point uniquely lends itself to an intimate look at each of the acclaimed operas of the 2014 repertoire:
June 20 – July 18
Opera in the Ozarks cordially invites you to celebrate the opening of our 64th season with a Memorable Evening of Fabulous Food and Incredible Entertainment by Opera in the Ozarks Singers…… at ‘A Taste of Opera’, Wednesday, July 16, 2014 5:15 – 7:30 PM at the Historic 1886 Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs, AR
Tickets are $55 each. To purchase tickets call (479) 253-8595 or buy tickets online.
Inspiration Point Fine Arts Youth Camps are affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs.
The Youth Camps help students develop their skills and provide an enriching performance experience and are open to students entering grades 7 – 12, and to graduating seniors. There are camps available in keyboard, vocal, and string performance.
Camp dates are July 20 – Aug 3 – Click links for more details on each Camp:
Whether you’re attending your first opera, it’s your first time at Opera in the Ozarks, or your first time in the beautiful Ozarks mountains; we want you to feel comfortable and have a sense of what to expect. We also want you to get the most out of our unique experience and so we’ve anticipated and answered a few questions …Read More.
Since 2009, Opera in the Ozarks at Inspiration Point has hosted the ‘Art in Opera’ Fine Art Group Show exhibit by Eureka Springs area artists concurrent with the performance season.
Many of the artists donate prints of their work to the student performers, and also set aside a portion of the proceeds from their sales for a scholarship fund for our summer program. The group showing includes exhibiting paintings in acrylic, oil, watercolor, beading, ceramic tiles, and fine art photography.
Artwork is available for purchase. 10% of sale price is donated to the Scholarship Fund. Learn More
“…how I grew through Penzance and Butterfly, and I wouldn’t have gotten that chance to grow if it weren’t for you (OiO)! I feel so privileged to have been in those shows… THANK YOU! It really is an amazing place…and I don’t think we quite realize our artistic growth until we’ve ended at OIO, and are back to our very different realities.
- Bille Bruley