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OPERA America Announces Recipients of Repertoire Development Grants
OPERA America awards $225,000 to eleven companies to develop new American operas.
OPERA America Announces National Opera Week 2017
Opera companies, schools and organizations across North America will host nearly 200 events over one week in their communities.
Details Announced for OPERA America’s Onstage at the Opera Center 2017–2018 Season
A series of public performances and discussions featuring Anthony Roth Costanzo, Michael Fabiano, Angela Meade, Paul Moravec, Ailyn...
OPERA America Announces Recipients of Opera Grants for Female Composers: Commissioning Grants
OPERA America awards $100,000 in support the creation of new operas by women who compose for trained voice and instrumental ensemble.
OPERA America Selects 13 Participants from the U.S., Canada and Latin America for its 2017 Leadership Intensive Program
Future industry leaders chosen for potential to make significant contributions to the opera field.
OPERA America Welcomes Seven New Members to its Board Of Directors
7 new board members and 5 re-elected board members drawn from across the country and across the field.
OPERA America Announces Recipients of 2017 Innovation Grants
A total of $1.4 million awarded to 27 companies to foster innovation and field-wide learning.
Women Take Opera’s Center Stage
OPERA America announces projects to advance the work of female composers and administrators, including Discovery Grants, a new song...
OPERA America Announces Details for Opera Conference 2017: Creating Collaborative Change
Opera field converges in Dallas for conference featuring bass-baritone, Ryan Speedo Green.
OPERA America Announces Recipients of the Opera Fund: Audience Development Grants
Ten opera companies receive a total of $160,000 to engage audiences in new American opera.
OPERA America Announces Recipients of Its 2017 National Opera Trustee Recognition Awards
Four trustees honored from opera companies across the country for their leadership and generosity.
OPERA America Announces Details of the New Opera Showcase
An evening of new operas by Wang Jie, Michelle DiBucci, Rene Orth and Jason Kim, Randall Eng and Donna Di Novelli, Julian Grant and...