The Napa Valley Opera House has been host to many of the most vibrant entertainers to visit Napa Valley. Musicians and entertainers including Natalie Cole, Chris Botti, Steve Martin, Robin Williams, Elvis Costello and Joan Baez have taken the stage in recent years, touting the theater’s fine acoustics and uniquely personal ambiance.
“There aren’t a lot of places like this jewelbox of a theatre” - Emmylou Harris, September 29, 2010
“I specifically asked to do this there. It’s just a beautiful hall, a great crowd, and one of the best gigs in the world right now. The word is out. Everyone that plays there is saying the same thing—that there’s something special there.” – Pat Metheny, April 25, 2010
“It’s not everywhere you can play to such an intimate audience. I’ll be back.” – Elvis Costello, April 8, 2010
“I’ve been told this is the place to be!” - Joan Baez, July 6, 2009
“Y’all have a beautiful hall. There’s no other theatre I’ve encountered quite like this one.” – Wynton Marsalis
“This is a jewel of a theatre.” – Robin Williams, August 15 & 16, September 22, 23 & 24, 2009
Photos: Jane Higgins, Spotlight Photography