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november, 2021

This is a repeating event

06nov7:00 pm10:00 pmDie Fledermaus "The Bat" | Texas Tech University Opera Theatre @ Lubbock Memorial Civic Center @ 7pm

Event Details

Die Fledermaus “The Bat”
Texas Tech University Opera Theatre
Lubbock Memorial Civic Center
1501 Mac Davis Lane

Friday, November 5th @ 7pm
Saturday, November 6th @ 7pm
Saturday, November 13th @ 7pm
Sunday, November 14th @ 2pm

Tickets: $10

Texas Tech University Opera Theatre will present the beloved Johann Strauss operetta, Die Fledermaus (The Bat) for its fall opera production.

The opera will be presented traditionally, with sets costumes and orchestra in a theatre pit, at the Lubbock Civic Center, on Friday and Saturday, November 5-6, 2021 at 7 pm. Tickets are unreserved, general admission at Select-A-Seat, Lubbock. Call 806-770-2000. Tickets may also be purchased online at

The following weekend, the performance will be presented in concert version at the Buddy Holly Center, Crickets Theatre, Saturday, November 13 at 7 pm and Sunday, November 14 at a 2 pm matinee. Tickets can be purchased at

The opera will feature many graduate students from the School of Music Voice/Opera Program. Guest conductor Viswa Subbaraman will lead all performances. The production is directed by Gerald Dolter with choreography by Nathalie van Gilder.

Die Fledermaus is set in Vienna, Austria. The comedic work revolves around a trick played on the gentleman Gabriel von Eisenstein by his friend Dr. Falke. Audience members will recognize many Viennese waltzes. The performance will be sung in German with English supertitles. The spoken dialog of the show will be in English. – November 5th – November 6th – November 13th – November 14th