Support San Diego Opera’s new path celebrating tradition and innovation, as we delve deeper into our community than ever before.


General Director's Circle Donors part of an exclusive new group that provides significant funding for the Opera and enjoys intimate gatherings and events with Company leadership, creative teams, and principal artists.

  • Invitation to special receptions and artistic presentations with the General Director and creative teams
  • General Director’s Circle listing in Civic Theatre and Balboa Theatre Performances Magazine programs
  • Associate Director eligibility to serve on a Board committee
  • All Patron Program benefits below


Members of the Patron Program are dedicated supporters that share a passion for opera and are committed to seeing the art form thrive in San Diego. As a Patron, you will deepen your involvement with the company and enjoy the camaraderie of other opera lovers at exclusive rehearsals and artist events, while receiving priority ticket services.

  • Access to Donor Lounge intermission gatherings for all Civic Theatre productions
  • All Sustaining Patron benefits below
  • Two reserved passes to a designated 2016-2017 Final Dress Rehearsal
  • Free Parking for Civic Theatre productions
  • All Patron benefits below
  • Two passes to the Flappers & Fashion Costume Shop experience/li>
  • Patron listing in Civic Theatre and Balboa Theatre Performances Magazine program/li>
  • Advisory Director eligibility and invitation to meetings throughout the year
  • All Membership benefits


Join our family of generous members where you’ll see your gift in action and enhance your operatic experience with special season benefits, including unique behind-the-scenes access and member discounts.

  • Two passes to the Behind the Red Curtain production tour
  • All Enthusiast benefits below
  • Two passes to the Celebrating the Voice chorus event
  • All Contributor benefits below
  • Two passes to a Master Class with a principal season artist
  • Membership listing in Civic Theatre and Balboa Theatre Performances Magazine programs
  • All Supporter benefits below
  • Opportunity to order ticket before general public and increased priority for all ticket purchases
  • Advance notice of special events and ticket offers
  • Listing on Donor Wall at the San Diego Civic Theatre
  • Voting membership and an invitation to the Annual Meeting

*For gifts of $25,000 and more, please contact the Opera’s Development Department at (619) 232-7636 for details.