Becoming a foundation supporter of LA Opera is a unique opportunity to partner with one of America's largest and most diverse opera companies. Your support represents a meaningful investment in the arts and in the diverse community of Los Angeles, enhancing your company or foundation mission. Contributions toward productions, special programs, or one of LA Opera's many education and community initiatives will provide your foundation with increased recognition as a cultural and civic leader, and help to extend your philanthropic reach into the Los Angeles community.
Participate in greatness! LA Opera has quickly grown to become one of the most important and dynamic companies in the nation, and one of the four largest. The company's mission to both preserve and expand the opera tradition has made opera in Los Angeles a living, breathing art form that continues to astonish patrons and new opera lovers alike. By underwriting LA Opera's internationally renowned productions as a Title or Presenting Sponsor, leading supporters ensure the continuation of the art form. For more information on LA Opera's 2014/15 Season, please click here.
GALAS & SPECIAL EVENTS
Celebrate the magic! LA Opera's special events are some of the most sought-after social and cultural gatherings in Southern California. From galas to opening night parties, recitals to Open House celebrations, LA Opera provides many opportunities for donors to support the festive, the free, and other on-going annual events that are essential to culture in LA. Opportunities for sponsorship including title credits, table purchasing, goods and services (in-kind) donations, media partnerships, and beyond.
YOUNG ARTIST PROGRAM
Support the future! Underwriting support for LA Opera's Domingo-Thornton Young Artist program prepares exceptionally gifted opera singers to become performers of international stature. LA Opera provides extensive training for its Young Artists and also gives them the opportunity to further develop their skills in main-stage roles, as principal artists' covers, and in Young Artist concerts and productions. For more information on the Young Artist Program, click here.
EDUCATION & COMMUNITY PROGRAMS
Share the joy! For over 20 years, LA Opera has produced award-winning education and outreach programs that introduce opera to hundreds of thousands of children and adults, most of whom have very little access to the arts and virtually no music education in their local schools. LA Opera is proud of its role as an educator and cultural ambassador in the Los Angeles community, and maintains the highest priority in reaching people of all walks of life through this remarkable art form. For more information on LA Opera's many diverse outreach programs, click here.