About VA Opera

About VA Opera

Virginia Opera is in its 41st year of operation.  The Company has a working budget of $6.4 million with over 40 mainstage performances in three markets, reaching nearly 60,000 attendees.  In March of 1994 Virginia Opera was named The Official Opera Company of the Commonwealth of Virginia in recognition of the organization’s contribution to the Commonwealth and to the world of opera. 

2015-2016 Season
The Valkyrie
  • Orpheus in the Underworld (Offenbach)
  • La Bohème (Puccini)
  • Romeo et Juliet (Gounod)
  • The Flying Dutchman (Wagner)

Virginia Opera: 
Strengthening our cultural communities through the beauty,  power and passion of opera.