Deep River: Marian Anderson's Journey

Center for the Arts

Center for the Arts


performed by Virginia Opera
February 17, 2018 at 10 a.m.

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.

The Wells Fargo OnStage Family Series Performance of Deep River at 10 a.m. is sold out. We are taking reservations for a 12pm performance for that same day (Feb 17th), pending interest.Please contact Melissa Rayfor at or (804) 592-3381 to reserve your spot!

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