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CR Opera Theatre Receives Iowa Arts Council Grant for TURANDOT

August 16, 2017
We are pleased to announce that Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre has received a $10,000 Art Project Grant from the Iowa Arts Council, a division of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, for our January 2018 production of Puccini’s TURANDOT!

Performances are onstage January 19, 7:30PM and January 21, 2:00PM at the Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids. Tickets are onsale now at artsiowa.com

TURANDOT, Puccini’s lavish final opera set in Legendary China, is a dramatic love story of the cold-hearted Princess Turandot and her hopeful suitor, Prince Calaf. The cast will feature soprano Rebecca Nash (Turandot) and, in a return appearance, tenor and former Cleveland Browns football player Ta’u Pupu’a (Calaf).
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