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    SINGER/SONGWRITER KEVIN HEINZ KICKS OFF ‘SUNSET SESSIONS’ AT THE WHEELER BAR

    Aspen, CO (May 22, 2017) The Wheeler Opera House will kick-off its recently announced Sunset Sessions performances with a FREE concert by singer/songwriter Kevin Heinz on Friday, June 2 in the newly renovated Wheeler bar lobby. Originally from Boulder, CO (and currently based in San Francisco, CA) Heinz is a one-man-band singer/songwriter. His unique performances involve […]
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    WHEELER OPERA HOUSE ANNOUNCES NEW MIXED GENRE ‘SUNSET SESSIONS’ AT THE WHEELER BAR

    Aspen, CO (May 1, 2017) The Wheeler Opera House has announced that it will present mixed genre performances in a new summer series called Sunset Sessions. Performances will feature great music, spoken word, comedy and more. The events will be presented in the newly designed Wheeler Bar Lobby stage—one of the best places to watch […]
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    2017 GRAMMY AND ACM AWARD-WINNER LORI McKENNA PERFORMS AT WHEELER OPERA HOUSE APRIL 15

    Aspen, CO (April 3, 2017) The Wheeler Opera House will present two-time Grammy Award-winner Lori McKenna on Saturday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m. McKenna won the 2017 Grammy Award for Best Country Song in February for her recent release “Humble and Kind” and on April 2, McKenna became the first woman to ever be named […]
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    MONDAY DOCS AT THE WHEELER RETURNS WITH A FOCUS ON HUMAN DRAMA IN ‘PEOPLE OF IMPACT’

    Aspen, CO (March 28, 2017) The Wheeler Opera House will present the latest in their series of Monday Night Docs at the Wheeler with People of Impact, an evening of short films, on Monday, April 3 at 6:30 p.m. The evening will include nine shorts from Telluride Mountainfilm, including the award-winning film “Mothering Inside,” which […]
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    PIANO BATTLE PITS CLASSICAL IMPROV VIRTUOSOS AGAINST EACH OTHER AT THE WHEELER OPERA HOUSE

    Aspen, CO (March 28, 2017) The Wheeler Opera House will present a unique classical music experience, Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis’ Piano Battle, on Friday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m. Developed by the two classical musicians themselves, the show sees the duo go head-to-head on stage charming and enchanting the audience with a variety of […]
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    CASA MAÑANA’S ‘A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD’ HOPS OVER TO THE WHEELER ON APRIL 1

    Aspen, CO (March 28, 2017) The Wheeler Opera House will present Casa Mañana’s national touring production of “A Year With Frog And Toad” on Saturday, April 1 at 5:00 p.m. Sponsored by Neiman Marcus and based on the treasured children’s books by Arnold Lobel, this whimsical musical follows two great friends – the cheerful, popular […]
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    LEGENDARY COUNTRY MUSIC STAR CLINT BLACK RETURNS TO THE WHEELER ON MARCH 25

    Aspen, CO (March 20, 2017) The Wheeler Opera House, in co-production with Belly Up Aspen, will welcome country music superstar Clint Black on Saturday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. This prolific singer-songwriter has long been heralded as one of country music’s brightest stars for such hits as “Like the Rain,” “Desperado” and “Killin’ Time.” Tickets […]
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    PAT BENATAR & NEIL GIRALDO TO THRILL MUSIC LOVERS AT THE WHEELER ON MARCH 22

    Aspen, CO (March 17, 2017): The Wheeler Opera House and Belly Up Aspen will co-present A Very Intimate Evening with Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo on Wednesday, March 22 at 7:30 p.m. The husband and wife duo have been rock icons since the late 1970s, when Benatar was a rising icon known for chart-topping hits […]
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    ECLECTIC DANCE COMPANY & ROCK BAND RHYTHMIC CIRCUS TO KICK UP THEIR HEELS AT THE WHEELER ON MARCH 24

    Aspen, CO (March 13, 2017) Home-grown hoofers of the Minneapolis arts scene Rhythmic Circus will bring their latest show, Feet Don’t Fail Me Now!, to the Wheeler Opera House on Friday, March 24 at 6:30 p.m. A dynamic tap and music performance that mixes hard-hitting percussive dance and a live rock band Rhythmic Circus guarantees […]
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    WHEELER OPERA HOUSE TO CELEBRATE CLOSING OF AUDI WORLD CUP WITH FIREWORKS AND ‘PRETTY FACES’ SCREENING

    Aspen, CO (March 13, 2017) To celebrate the closing of the 2017 Audi FIS Word Cup, the Wheeler Opera House will present Fireworks and Film on Saturday, March 18. Doors and the Wheeler Bar open at 8:00 PM and the fireworks viewing kicks off at 8:45 PM. Following the fireworks, audiences are invited to enjoy […]