Created in 1986 by a team of visionaries, LA Opera has become a leader in artistic innovation, while honoring the great historical legacy of opera.
Through the powerful art form of opera, we celebrate the diversity and pioneering spirit of our great city. Meet the people who are taking us on the next stage of our artistic journey.
If you want to contact the people who bring magnificent opera to LA then simply call us at 213.972.8001 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To serve the public by producing world-class opera that preserves, promotes and advances the art form while embodying the diversity, pioneering spirit and artistic sensibility unique to Los Angeles.
An engaged and enlightened community in which all members have the opportunity to collectively enjoy the rich aesthetic, emotional, intellectual and cultural experience of opera.
At times, LA Opera uses artificial intelligence technologies such as ChatGPT, Google Bard and others in the process of creating material that advances and protects the interests of nonprofit opera.
A dedicated behind-the-scenes staff
makes the magic happen.
It takes hundreds of people
to put on a single performance.
These incredibly dedicated leaders make everything possible.
Established to forge deep, authentic, and long-standing relationships
Young Artist Program
Discovering and developing tomorrow's opera stars
HBCU Opera Career Comprehensive
Elevating the skills of talented young singers from HBCUs
Unusual performances taking place in venues all over town
The Eva and Marc Stern Artist Award
We're celebrating rising artists in the industry in a (really) big way
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A short history of LA Opera
Highlights of earlier performances