Support

Ensure that present and future audiences experience the excellence of Lyric Opera.

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Lyric Opera Angel Giving Levels

Getting together with friends and opera enthusiasts at intermission and special parties adds tremendously to my overall enjoyment of the opera experience.”  – Beth Ingram, Lyric Opera Trustee and Angels Founder

All categories include benefits of the levels below


Richard J. Stern Society $50, 0000 and above

Tax-deductible amount: $49,758 Cost of Benefits: $242

  • Customized opportunities

Maestro’s Circle $25,000-$49,999

Tax-deductible amount: $24,758 Cost of Benefits: $242

  • Sponsorship of a Principal Artist, Conductor or Director and special recognition (benefit of this level only)
  • Unlimited Reception Suite guest passes (call for extras)
  • 50% discount on venue rental at the Lyric Opera facility ^

Bel Canto $10,000-$24,999

Tax-deductible amount: $9,778 Cost of Benefits: $222

  • Sponsorship of  an artist or production element and special recognition (benefit of this level only)
  • 8 Reception Suite guest passes

Impresario $5,000-$9,999

Tax-deductible amount: $4,778 Cost of Benefits: $222

  • Invitations to private events
  • 6 Reception Suite guest passes
  • 1 valet pass per household for each production

Lyric Opera Angel $2,500-$4,999

Tax-deductible amount: $2,320 Cost of Benefits: $180

  • Invitations to Opening Night parties
  • Refreshments in the Reception Suite during performances
  • 4 Reception Suite guest passes
  • 1 garage parking pass per household for each production
  • Invitations to the annual Lyric Opera Angel Dinner
  • Concierge service
  • And benefits of the Lyric Opera Annual Fund including:
    • Artist talks and open rehearsals
    • Program listing (based on cumulative giving from date of gift for 1 year)
    • Backstage tour prior to spring production
    • Commemorative season magnet

We understand that certain methods of giving through community foundations and companies may prohibit you from receiving the goods and services listed above. You may send a separate payment in for the cost of benefits to take advantage of all the Opera has to offer. We want you to be a part of this special experience!

^ Subject to availability. Food, beverage and other rentals additional

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