Toledo Opera & Toledo Spirits Host Preview Concert for ‘Romeo & Juliet’

By David Salazar

Toledo Opera and Toledo Spirits will host the latest edition of “Get into the Spirit of Opera” on Feb. 1, 2024 from 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.

The event, which will take place at The Toledo Spirits Company, will serve as a preview for Toledo Opera’s upcoming production of “Romeo & Juliet.” Members of the cast will perform during the cocktail. There will also be a drawing for two tickets to see the opening performance of the Gounod work.

“Toledo Opera is excited to be producing this iconic opera for the first time in nearly a decade! We are especially happy to be celebrating this timeless story with our friends at Toledo Spirits – whose continued partnership is greatly appreciated. Join us for a drink; there is nothing like camaraderie to lift the spirits of a community,” said Suzanne Rorick, executive director of Toledo Opera, per an official press statement issued by the company.

“Romeo & Juliet” opens on Feb. 16, 2024. Real-life couple Zach Borichevsky and Kathryn Lewek will headline the famed Gounod opera.