Portland Opera To Go Educational Outreach

by Portland Opera
Aug 23, 2011

Portland Opera To Go August 2011 Report

Kid
Kid's in Cannon Beach during the 2011 POGO Tour

It's summer, and now is the time we are putting together all the pieces for our 2012 Portland Opera To Go tour.  We will be touring a 50-minute English language version of the romantic-era opera Hansel and Gretel.  Our goal is to tour ten-weeks and reach 17,000 children across the state of Oregon.

The Project has already received more than $100,000 in support including major gifts from KeyBank, U.S. Bancorp Foundation, The Oregon Arts Commission and the PGE Foundation among others.  

On September 24, 2011, Portland Opera will be presenting our first ever Big Night Gala in support of our education and outreach programs.  Our goal is to raise an additional $80,000 to help expand our efforts to reach children and rural communities. Please visit www.portlandopera.org/operas/2011-2012/gala-concert-big-night to learn more about this exciting concert and how you can order tickets.  Or simply make a gift now through GlobalGiving with your direct support.

A scene for the 2011 tour of "Elixir of Love"
A scene for the 2011 tour of "Elixir of Love"

Links:

Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

Portland Opera

Location: Portland, OR - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.portlandopera.org
Portland Opera
Project Leader:
Jim Cox
Portland, OR United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

Still want to help?

Find another project in United States or in Education that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.