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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 $50,000 and above

Tax-deductible amount: $49,788 Cost of Benefits: $212

  • Customized opportunities

Maestro’s Circle $25,000-$49,999

Tax-deductible amount: $24,788 Cost of Benefits: $212

  • Sponsorship of a Principal Artist, Conductor or Director and special recognition (benefit of this level only)
  • New! Meal with sponsored artist
  • 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: $9,788 Cost of Benefits: $212

  • Sponsorship of  an artist or production element and special recognition (benefit of this level only)
  • New! Backstage meet and greet with sponsored artist
  • Eight Reception Suite guest passes

Impresario $5,000-$9,999

Tax-deductible amount: $4,788 Cost of Benefits: $212

  • Invitations to private events
  • Six Reception Suite guest passes
  • One 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
  • Four Reception Suite guest passes
  • One garage parking pass per household for each production
  • Invitation to the annual Lyric Opera Angel Dinner
  • Concierge service
  • Exclusive Angel-only opportunities throughout the season
  • New! Front row reserved seating during Explorations Series performances (first come, first served)
  • Annual Fund benefits including artist talks, open rehearsals, program listing, and backstage tour

All categories include the benefits of the levels listed below.
Subject to availability. Food, beverage and other rentals additional

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!

All gifts are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.  For questions or assistance call Nicole Eubanks, Individual Giving Director, at 816.802.6061.

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