Portland Opera

Mission: Portland Opera exists to inspire, challenge and uplift our audiences by creating productions of high artistic quality that celebrate the beauty and breadth of opera. Vision: Portland Opera will be known for its commitment to the highest artistic standards, its boldness of spirit, and its willingness to take risks. It will produce work of such distinction and beauty that the lives of our audiences will be transformed by what they experience on our stage.

Portland Opera
The Hampton Opera Center
211 SE Caruthers Street
Portland, OR 97214
United States
(503) 241-1407
http://www.portlandopera.org

General Director

Christopher Mattaliano

Management Team

Christopher Mattaliano, Sue Dixon, Clare Burovac, Laura Hassell, Christopher Hyink, Valeria Ramirez, Maureen Beaudry

Board of Directors

Jeffrey C. Thede, David O'Brien, Greg Hinckley, Kathleen Lewis, William B. Early, Kay B. Abramowitz, Matthew Baines, Matt Essieh, Jamey Hampton, Diana Harris, Dr. Louis H. McCraw, MD, Callie Pappas, Peggy Miller, Bill Sweat, Dr. Curtis Thompson, Carol S Mangan, Brent Barton, Marilyn Crilley, Connie Gougler, Robert K Haley, Matthew Haller, Dolores A Leon, MD, Ruth Poindexter, George Rowbottom, David Sly

Project Leaders

Jim Cox

Mission

Mission: Portland Opera exists to inspire, challenge and uplift our audiences by creating productions of high artistic quality that celebrate the beauty and breadth of opera. Vision: Portland Opera will be known for its commitment to the highest artistic standards, its boldness of spirit, and its willingness to take risks. It will produce work of such distinction and beauty that the lives of our audiences will be transformed by what they experience on our stage.

Programs

Portland Opera produces 4 main stage operas per year; an educational/outreach tour for schools all over Oregon and SW Washington; and over 100 other free lectures, recitals, and events.

Statistics on Portland Opera

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2011: $7,200,000
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $8,400,000
  • Other funding sources: 2,600 individual, foundation, corporate and government supporters.
  • Religious Affiliation: none