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Opera in the Park
Mark your calendar now for Sunday, June 24, 2018 — that's when Festival Opera returns to Civic Park in Walnut Creek for another Opera in the Park. Always free, always popular, Opera in the Park features mainstage artists performing favorite arias in addition to lighter fare. Bring a blanket and a picnic lunch and prepare to enjoy!

Zerbinetta (Shawnette Sulker) entertains
in Strauss' Ariadne auf Naxos (2015)
Photo: Mike Kirwan Photography

Savitri (Maya Kherani) laments
her husband's fate in Holtz's
Savitri (2015).
Photo: Mike Kirwan Photography

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