An opera begins long before the curtain goes up and ends long after it has come down. It starts in my imagination, it becomes my life, and it stays part of my life long after I’ve left the opera house.”
Maria Callas


Donors are an essential part of our company. Their personal relationship with Opera Queensland is crucial to the growth and development of our art and artists.

Donating the value of your tickets

Thank you to our many ticket holders who have pledged to donate the value of tickets to cancelled 2020 productions to Opera Queensland. Your support is this way makes a significant difference. To finalise your pledged donation, please enter the value of your tickets or an amount of your choosing below.

In 2020 our philanthropy program will focus on raising funds across these key areas:

Investing in Queensland Excellence
Providing professional development to emerging artists through our Young and Developing Artist Program.

The Chair’s Circle
Growing the Company’s financial security for future generations of opera lovers.

Regional and Communities
Touring opera to regional Queensland, connecting communities through the joy of singing, including those that might not otherwise have access to opera.

Artist Ambassadors
Bringing world-class performers to our mainstage productions for our Queensland audiences to experience.

Join us in securing the future of opera in Queensland.

To learn more about our philanthropy program please email or phone (07) 3735 3030. We greatly appreciate your support, now and beyond.

2020 Opera Queensland Donations
Please enter the amount