high desert opera
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  • 3456 C 3/4 Rd Palisade, CO 81526
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"The Music Man" - this New Year's Eve & Jan. 2nd

To be performed in Robinson Theatre at Colorado Mesa University Learn more

  • The Music Man

    High Desert Opera is grateful to have the sponsorship of Dr. Michael Neste and Family Health West for our upcoming production "The Music Man."


  • Productions on DVD

    "Hansel & Gretel" coming to DVD soon.

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  • High Desert Opera

    Bringing quality opera and musical theater to the Grand Valley

    About Us

  • Community support

    Donors, sponsors, and volunteers help make productions possible

    Their role

  • Production sponsorship

    You can support a High Desert Opera production and play a part in giving a gift to the community

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  • Keeping HDO strong

    As a non-profit organization, High Desert Opera welcomes donations of any amount to maintain support of the performing arts

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  • Thank you

    High Desert Opera would like to thank patrons and sponsors alike for helping make "Hansel & Gretel" a reality on stage

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Welcome to High Desert Opera

opera in grand junction

High Desert Opera is a local opera and theater company dedicated to bringing quality, fully-staged productions to the area. This company relies on community support and sponsors to help make shows possible.

HDO's last production was Engelbert Humperdinck's "Hansel & Gretel," performed in July 2015 at Robinson Theatre. Read more

Upcoming production: "The Music Man"

High Desert Opera presents "The Music Man" this New Year's Eve and January 2nd at 7:30 pm. There will be a matinée performance on January 2nd at 1:30 pm. All shows will be in Robinson Theatre. Learn more

  • Opera in the Grand Valley

    Learn more about the company and how professional opera and music theater became a main-stay in the valley. About us

  • High Desert Opera & You

    Donors, volunteers, and you help make High Desert Opera what it is. Community support is a very large part of HDO. Their role

  • Production photos

    Professional photos from HDO's last production "Hansel & Gretel" Learn more