Presented by Austin Opera at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin TX

Jan 23 - 26 2020

Talbot’s Everest

Austin Opera’s season continues with the company premiere of Everest, January 23 – 26, 2020 at the Long Center. This opera, with music by Joby Talbot and libretto by Gene Scheer, tells the tale of one of the deadliest years in recorded history, 1996, at Mount Everest.

Bad weather has affected 1996’s climbing season – causing multiple expeditions to attempt to summit on
May 10-11. A bottleneck of climbers at the famous Hillary Step has delayed the progress of Rob Hall’s group and has

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  • Jan 23, 2020 at 07:30 pm - 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 25, 2020 at 07:30 pm - 09:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 26, 2020 at 02:30 pm - 04:00 pm (Sun)

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Don’t forget to join us for Opera Overtures, offered one hour before every Austin Opera performance! These free lectures provide expert insights designed to boost your enjoyment of the production for both opera aficionados and first-time opera goers.

FREE for ticket holders!

Thursday, January 23, 2020- 6:30 PM

Saturday, January 25, 2020 -6:30 PM

Sunday, January 26, 2020 – 1:30 PM

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


The Long Center for the Performing Arts

701 West Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78704

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    • Wheelchair Access



Dates and Times

Thu, Jan 23, 2020

7:30 pm at The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Sat, Jan 25, 2020

7:30 pm at The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Sun, Jan 26, 2020

2:30 pm at The Long Center for the Performing Arts



The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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