La Traviata – Opera Colorado

Traviata Staver

In the introduction to the Oxford Classics edition of Alexandre Dumas’ “La Dame Aux Camélias” David Coward wrote: “No one could call it a particularly good book.” If true, then why would you bother to publish the book, and why would I bother to read it? Sadly, I have time on my hands and after […]

Hipster Night at the Opera


Say what they will about hipsters (though no self-respecting hipster would admit to being one), but we tend to encourage creativity and have many varied interests. Sure, some of those interests include spending obscene amounts of time on hair, but also include art and music. These twenty-to-thirty-something’s are the people who make First Friday a […]