Venue Details

172 Star Starred
Julia Morgan Theater
formerly Julia Morgan Center for the Arts 2640 College Avenue Berkeley, CA 94704
510-845-8542
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Ilya Shaisultanov
Musical is at the children theater.
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Goldstar Member
Come 30 minutes early, this is a nice place to be. Have a snack at the theater or take a short walk in the neighborhood.
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Reviews & Ratings

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5 reviews
14 stars
attended Jul 17 2009

Mine is a mixed review. The talent was good but the first half of the show did not match that talent. The content was superficial and left me and my companion with eyes rolling and the feeling of "so what". Luckily, we stayed for the second half...continued

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1 review
7 stars
attended Jul 15 2009

A thoroughly charming night out. The ever-lovable Berkely Opera has done it again. Strong principals (Jillain Khuner floats her top notes with exquisite control, and Lisa Houson's Augusta, the ditched-off wife, is as sympathetic, in the end, as...continued

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Website

http://www.berkeleyopera.org/season.html#BabyDoe

Description

By Douglas Moore

In English with English supertitles

The names of Baby Doe, Horace Tabor, and Augusta Tabor have become mythical, but they are actual figures in Colorado history.

A star vehicle for the late Beverly Sills, the role of Baby Doe will be sung by soprano Jillian Khuner.

About the Ticket Supplier: West Edge Opera

West Edge Opera was founded as Berkeley Opera in 1979 by baritone Richard Goodman, also an Engineering Professor at the University of California at Berkeley, who is now Artistic Director Emeritus.

West Edge Opera's mission is to present opera as lively, compelling musical theater, fusing music and drama to delight, move, and challenge our audiences, while remaining accessible, affordable and engaging.