The Oxford Community Arts Center Mother's Day Celebration with the Cincinnati Opera and a light afternoon tea will be held Sunday, May 12th from 2:00pm-4:00pm in the Ballroom. The tea will begin at 2:00 pm with various choices of tea and a spread of both sweet and savory treats. The Cincinnati Opera production of "Let's Cook Up an Opera" will begin at 2:30 pm. in the Ballroom. Tickets are required.
General admission tickets, for individuals 18 years of age and older, are $5.00 each. FREE tickets are available for children 17 years of age and younger. Tickets are available in the OCAC office beginning Wednesday, April 24th. They are also currently available online via BrownPaperTickets.com. FREE Children's Tickets are only available via the OCAC office.
This event is a chance for the Oxford community to come together in a light-hearted afternoon to celebrate mother's everywhere. Guests do not have to be a mother to attend. This event was created for everyone, including families, community members, Miami University students wanting to bring their parents to something special while they're in town, and children of all ages!
The Cincinnati Opera's production "Let's Cook Up an Opera!" is a unique lesson in cooking that will teach audience members the ingredients that make up an opera. This high-energy show is perfect for families and kids of all ages. The cast of lively young singers cooks up the recipe through clever narration and savory musical selections. The cast includes Samantha Stinson, soprano; Audrey Walstrom, mezzo-soprano; Jonathan Zeng, tenor; and Nicholas Ward, baritone.
The Cincinnati Opera explains this production as "A fun introduction to opera, "Let's Cook Up an Opera" will leave you inspired and ready for seconds!"
Cincinnati Opera was founded in 1920 and is the second oldest opera company in the United States. Cincinnati Opera provides operatic experiences for family and community audiences through its award-winning Touring Program. Let's Cook Up an Opera! is part of Cincinnati Opera's Touring Program and contains an engaging and entertaining way to enhance art experiences for families and communities. Let's Cook Up an Opera! is open for everyone and will be a marvelous experience for all. $5.00 - $0