Movie presentation of Boyhood at the Wright Opera House

Boyhood

Posted in Movies at the Wright

Wednesday, Sept 3

Show 7:00pm | Tickets $7 adults
(99% on the Tomatometer) Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater's BOYHOOD is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Starring Ethan Hawke and...

Movie presentation of Snowpiercer at the Wright Opera House

Snowpiercer

Posted in Movies at the Wright

Wednesday, Sept 10

Show 7:00pm | Tickets $7 adults
(95% on the Tomatometer) In this sci-fi epic from director Bong Joon Ho (The Host, Mother), a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet. The final survivors board the SNOWPIERCER, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine. When cryptic messages incite the passengers...

Movie presentation of The Fault In Our Stars at the Wright Opera House

The Fault In Our Stars

Posted in Movies at the Wright

Friday, Sept 26

Show 7:00pm | by donation
Hazel and Gus are two extraordinary teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them - and us - on an unforgettable journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous, given that they met and fell in love at a cancer support group. THE FAULT IN OUR STARS, based upon the number-one bestselling...

Movie presentation of Monster House and The Haunted Mansion at the Wright Opera House

Monster House & The Haunted Mansion

Posted in Movies at the Wright

Friday, Oct 17

Show 6:00pm | by donation
Library at the Wright is back on October 17 with a double feature presentation of 'Monster House' and 'The Haunted Mansion', both good, haunted, family fun! Come in costume, win prizes, and enjoy two funny scary movies. Library at the Wright offers free movies presentations throughout the year. Entrance is free of charge, but donations to benefit...

Music by Amanda Shires Wright Opera House Ouray Colorado

Amanda Shires

Posted in Music at the Wright

Saturday, Nov 15

Show 7:30pm | Tickets: $20
Just in case the title alone wasn’t a dead give away, Amanda Shires’ Down Fell the Doves is not a record for the faint of heart, faith or spirit. Not that anyone who heard her last album would have expected such. Carrying Lighting, the critically acclaimed 2011 breakthrough that put Shires on the map as one of Americana music’s most arresting new voices (and Texas Music magazine’s 2011 Artist of the Year...

Central City Opera comes to the Wright Opera House

Saints & Sinners

Posted in Music at the Wright

Saturday, Sep 13

Show 7:30pm | Tickets: $30
Truly a Rocky Mountain treasure, Central City Opera celebrated its 80th anniversary in 2012 as one of the nation’s most vibrant performing arts and historic preservation organizations. The company’s “theater of dreams” is a Victorian gem built by the miners of Central City in 1878, surrounded by 30 additional properties owned and...

Classical pianist Kara Huber at Wright Opera House

Kara Huber

Posted in Music at the Wright

Sat, Sept 27

Show 7:30pm | Tickets: $25
American pianist Kara Huber has been acclaimed for her “mature vision” by the Washington Post during a recent performance at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. The Classical Voice of North Carolina wrote that she plays “technically difficult solo passages with uncanny accuracy.” Ms. Huber has made numerous solo appearances at the Kennedy Center and in the Eastern Illinois...

Movie presentation of Hunger Games & Catching Fire at the Wright Opera House

Hunger Games & Catching Fire

Posted in Movies at the Wright

Friday, Nov 14

Show 6:00pm | by donation
Library at the Wright is back on November 14 with a double feature presentation of 'Hunger Games' and 'Catching Fire', based on the best selling books of the same title. Read the books and come see the movies! Library at the Wright offers free movies presentations throughout the year. Entrance is free of charge, but donations to benefit...

Pianist George Winston at Wright Opera House

George Winston

Posted in Music at the Wright

Sat, Dec 27

Show 7:30pm | Tickets: $30
George Winston grew up mainly in Montana, and also spent his later formative years in Mississippi and Florida. During this time, his favorite music was instrumental rock and instrumental R&B, including Floyd Cramer, the Ventures, Booker T & The MG’s, Jimmy Smith, and many more. Inspired by R&B, jazz, Blues and rock (especially the Doors), George began playing organ in 1967. In 1971...

2014 Year to date impact & performance stats

33

Total # of events

$46,056

Event-related income

1979

Tickets sold

Event-related income is income generated outside of the Wright as a result of events, i.e. lodging, meals, childcare, travel, etc. It is derived from a national average of (based on data from Americans for the Arts) $17.42 and $39.96 in event-related income generated per ticket for local and non-local audiences, respectively.

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