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Opera in the Heights

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Exceeded expectations

This little old house place exceeded our expectations. Local performers do their gigs here but they... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2014
Houston, Texas
Amazing shows

I've been to several OH performances and enjoyed them all. The performers are all quite young... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2014
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Oct 9, 2018
“Read Fine Print When You Buy Tickets”
Nov 19, 2014
“Doing well with what they have”
Opera in the Heights, a regional, professional company, exists to provide a stage for emerging opera performers and to bring affordable opera to the Greater Houston Area.
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1703 Heights Blvd, Lambert Hall, Houston, TX 77008-4023
+1 713-861-5303
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

I quickly bought tickets for this Sunday's matinee and did not notice that the date was for the next month. I called and explained that November was full of my family and many planned activities. The website says, "Subscribers receive unlimited free ticket exchanges, ensuring...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2014

OITH is a little gem in the Heights neighborhood. The organization specializes in bringing up and coming opera singers to the area who are working on building their careers but need places to sing to build their resumes. The current musical director and conductor is...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed July 3, 2014

This little old house place exceeded our expectations. Local performers do their gigs here but they are so professional that you will think that you are in one of those important world opera houses, we were very satisfied with the performances of these young people...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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Reviewed March 3, 2014

I've been to several OH performances and enjoyed them all. The performers are all quite young (20's and early 30s) but very professional and skilled. I typically sit in the balcony, where seats are about $30, and was told the seat furthest from the stage...More

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank Bayou456
Reviewed February 2, 2014

Don Giovanni Feb 2, 2014 2pm was most enjoyable. Orchestra, vocals, and performance as a whole was filled with talent. Maestro Enrique Carreon-Robledo is Artistic Director / Conductor is amazing and I certainly received a value for the $59 I paid. I look forward to...More

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank 8404Elliott
Reviewed November 17, 2013

We saw Don Pasquale on a Saturday evening. The opera was excellent. It started at 7:30 and finished at 10:15. The venue and stage setting are modest but the orchestra, conductor, and cast were great. We sat on the side near the orchestra, originally in...More

Date of experience: November 2013
3  Thank bigfishpk
Reviewed October 7, 2013

We saw La Traviata here which was fantastic. Very small, old theater so all the seats are good with the exception of the seats that face the orchestra (there is no pit, so the orchestra is right next to the stage). If you come in...More

Date of experience: October 2013
5  Thank anna w
Reviewed April 17, 2013

Saw Macbeth here on my first outing. Thought it was superb. I sat in the last row in the balcony ... the seat was perfect. Will return in April for Falstaff. Logistically, attending Opera in the Heights is a great experience. First of all, the...More

Date of experience: January 2013
5  Thank Loree V
Reviewed September 4, 2012

I took my mom here for a performance last Dec, as she is an opera buff and I wanted to do something different. Lambert Hall is very small and we sat in the last row for $25 a seat. The views were great (really, we...More

Date of experience: December 2011
4  Thank expresso77
Reviewed April 6, 2012

Opera in the Heights is in the former social hall of a church on Heights Boulevard in Houston, Texas. The performers are of the highest quality, performing with the simple sets that were intended before Grand Opera swallowed up the genre and the prices are...More

Date of experience: March 2012
3  Thank glasslawyer
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