The Wood Operatic Advancement Grant

The Wood Operatic Advancement Grant (the “WOAG”), a branch of the New Orleans Opera Association’s Donald W. Wood Sr. Vocal Competition (the “Wood Competition”), provides financial assistance to the winners of the Wood Competition to help them in pursuit of their career in the performance area of opera while studying in college or post-graduate studies.… Continue reading The Wood Operatic Advancement Grant

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Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association

Founded in 1947, the Women’s Guild promotes and fosters understanding of opera, cooperating with New Orleans Opera through active fundraising and opera advocacy. With over 350 members, the Women’s Guild ensures that the gift of opera remains an integral part of New Orleans culture. MEMBERSHIP Membership is open to women ages 21 and above who… Continue reading Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association

Opéra Nouvelle

For More Information, Contact: William Manning Mouat Director of Education Phone: 504.267.9535 E-mail: Education@neworleansopera.org

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New Orleans Opera Spring Performances and Events Update

March 14, 2020 Due to recent status of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Governor’s temporary ban on public events of over 250 people, NOOA must cancel our production of Charlie Parker’s Yardbird. We understand this decision is disappointing to our audiences; however, the health and safety of our guests, artists, staff members, and our entire community is our first and greatest priority. Regarding our production… Continue reading New Orleans Opera Spring Performances and Events Update

Sylvain Society

The Sylvain Society's 1st Annual Seersucker Brunch, 2019.

What is Sylvain Society? Sylvain Society is the young professionals affiliate group of the New Orleans Opera Association. Established in 2017, our purpose is to connect the operatic arts to the Greater New Orleans community. Join us for cultural events around the city, discounts on opera performances, and educational fundraising endeavors to support opera education.… Continue reading Sylvain Society