Student Night Out

Join us for Student Night Out! Sponsored by the Louise Baehr Martin Memorial Fund

Assistant Lighting Designer

Title: Assistant Lighting Designer Reports to: Director of Production Classification: Seasonal, independent contractor, exemptCompensation: $2,000.00 per production Core duties include: Coordinating rental equipment orders with local lighting rental companiesPreparing and pulling all gel, gobos, and any other lighting equipment for each design ahead of load inMaintaining a shop inventory of lighting equipment for NOOACoordinating with… Continue reading Assistant Lighting Designer

Technical Director

Title: Technical Director Reports to: General Director Classification: Full time, Exempt Compensation: $50,000 – $60,000 commensurate with experience, plus benefits (paid vacation, sick days, health insurance, retirement plan with company match) Core duties include: Create construction drafting for projects to be built in the StudioManage and develop shop build schedulesAssist in building budgets and estimates by projecting materials and… Continue reading Technical Director

Donor Spotlight: Freeport-McMoRan

This photograph is from New Orleans Opera's production of Mozart’s “The Abduction from the Seraglio,” Spring 2019 - sponsored by Freeport-McMoRan.

The Foundation has provided generous support for NOOA’s mainstage productions and general operating fund. Thanks to Freeport-McMoRan, we have served over 5,000 people, employed nearly 200 artists, and reached new audiences for each production.   The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation, a leader of philanthropy in New Orleans and the world, is committed to “Transforming Tomorrow Together.” The Foundation… Continue reading Donor Spotlight: Freeport-McMoRan

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A Celebration of Freedom

New Orleans has a cultural legacy heavily influenced by the people of the African Diaspora. The New Orleans Opera Association would like to honor the contributions of those who built this legacy. FREE! Friday, June 17, 20225:00 – 8:00 PMOpera Guild Home, 2504 Prytania Street The Lineup: Blessing and healing movement with Shanda “Mango” Brown… Continue reading A Celebration of Freedom

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Akhnaten at New Orleans Museum of Art

Admission is free, but registration is required. This event is currently at capacity. Please add your name to the waitlist by clicking here. FREE with reservation! Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.Doors to the Lapis Center will open at 12:30 PM with the screening beginning promptly at 1:00 PM. Screening length: 3 1/2… Continue reading Akhnaten at New Orleans Museum of Art


Join us from 4:00 – 6:30 PM on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, for a FREE Yard Party! YARD PARTY HIGHLIGHTS Nicole Heinen The OPERACADE is back! Featuring soprano, Nicole Heinen. Free Refreshments Enjoy a lovely evening filled with music, drinks, and snacks. Opera Swag Load up on the latest, greatest, New Orleans Opera swag!