" I have always believed that opera is a planet where the muses work together, join hands and celebrate all the arts."    Franco Zeffirelli




Welcome to the Connecticut Summer Opera Foundation website !  Since 2012, we have been bringing the wonderful operatic art form to our local communities in the Litchfield Hills ! 

Our next event is supporting Connecticut Lyric Opera's performance of Rossini's delightful       The Barber of Seville on Friday, February 20th, at 7 PM, at Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury. Click here for tickets ! http://thevirtuosi.ticketleap.com/barbernvcc/



WE HAD A MAGICAL MAGIC FLUTE OPERA EVENT AT WESTOVER IN MIDDLEBURY ON AUGUST 23RD !
What an outstanding performance by CT Lyric Opera and the Connecticut Virtuosi Festival Orchestra!   Bravi, Maestro Adrian Sylveen and your whole team !


CSOF is thrilled to announce that it has received its first Sponsorship Grant from the Connecticut Community Foundation (CCF) ! This wonderful CCF grant will help to support CSOF and the CT Lyric Opera (CLO) in their upcoming February 20, 2015        7 PM performance of Gioacchino Rossini's delightful  opera, The Barber of Seville, at Naugatuck Valley Community College !  Tickets are $ 25 advance purchase and $35 at the door. Here is the link! http://thevirtuosi.ticketleap.com/barbernvcc/

We look forward to seeing you there !