Who We Are: Opera Columbus is central Ohio’s premier professional opera company and a major contributor to the diversity and vibrancy of Columbus’ arts scene. Artistic risk-taking, innovative approaches to production, and strategic collaborations are helping Opera Columbus to redefine expectations for opera, bringing exciting art to the Columbus stage and attracting attention throughout the US and beyond.
What We Do: Opera Columbus provides a transformative cultural experience through the art form of opera, reaching the hearts, souls, and minds of our community through intentionally inclusive performances that are educational, community-driven, and accessible.
Why We’re Important: Opera Columbus’ reputation for excellence and its boundary-shattering approach to opera places Columbus on the map as a destination for great opera, contributing to our city’s artistic vibrancy and reputation and drawing attention from across North America and beyond.
How We Impact the Community: Opera Columbus is dedicated to being part of healing art experiences within our community, with opera productions that range from classic to groundbreaking, reaching both new and traditional audiences. Opera is one of the original storytelling art forms and can create essential dialogue about how our community can be stronger together. Opera Columbus reaches nearly 15,000 individuals in a traditional year through our mainstage productions and community and educational programs.
How You Can Help: Try opera! Check us out at a Party Series event or performance in 2022-2023. Your ticket purchase or donation will ensure our work to create transformative experiences through opera continues.
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55 E. State St., Columbus, Ohio 43215
General Director + CEO: Julia Noulin-Mérat
Development Director: Jessica Morris
Board Chair: Femi Adeyanju