The Wheeler Opera House is thrilled to open its doors to host the first public event after more than a year of being dark due construction and COVID-19. The 13th Annual Aspen Fringe Festival, A journey of hope and renewal through the voices of artists, will take place Friday, June 11 and Saturday, June 12 at 7:30 p.m. This year’s festival features original and specially commissioned works from award-winning playwrights, acclaimed dancers and choreographers, composers, filmmakers, photographers and performing artists. Seating will be limited. Tickets to the festival are $35 and go on sale at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 25. Patrons are encouraged to reserve tickets early. To purchase, visit AspenShowTix.com or call 970-920-5770.