Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse

Deep River: Marian Anderson's Journey

Virginia Opera (Wells Fargo OnStage Family Series)

About the Event

Celebrate Black History Month with a world premiere opera about Marian Anderson's rise to fame among the world's greatest concert artists - in spite of experiencing racial prejudice. Ms. Anderson was an important figure in the struggle for civil rights and met each barrier with courage, grace and determination.

Marian Anderson used with permission from The Family of James DePreist. Marian Anderson Collection of Photographs, 1898-1992, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books Manuscripts, University of Pennsylvania.

Additional Ticket Information

Tickets available at the Dominion Energy Center and Altria Theater box offices, by phone at (800) 514-3849 and online at etix.com. Prices subject to applicable fees. ZIP code limits have been set up for online purchases for this show. Call to purchase tickets from an out-of-area ZIP code at (800) 514-3849.