Special Gift Opportunities

 

Youth Nights at the Opera Sponsor - $5,000 or more3,2, 1 Opera! with Oliver Prezant

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Donors to this longstanding program help provide an opportunity for New Mexico children and young adults to see Opera dress rehearsals at a substantially discounted price. Public school teachers are offered free tickets to bring promising students. Nonprofits working with at-risk children and youth also receive subsidized tickets, as do children in the Pueblo Opera Program. Interactive education presentations help engage young audiences before performances and during intermission.
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Pueblo Opera Program Sponsor - $5,000 or more

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Working with New Mexico's 19 Pueblos and 3 Reservations for 38 years, this nationally recognized program provides a multi-dimensional theatrical and operatic arts experience that honors participants' tribal heritage and rich cultural identity. Year-round programs and events include Student-Produced Opera, the Spring Apprentice Tour and Youth Nights. Gifts help make it possible to offer all events free of charge to the nearly 2,000 Native American children each year.


Student-Produced Opera Sponsor - $7,500 or more
 

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Children develop dramatically improved self-confidence and literacy skills while working together to create the story, music, costumes, sets and staging of their own opera in this critically acclaimed program, led by teams of artists-in-residence professionally trained in music and theater. These programs are offered virtually free of charge—and with some 20 projects and 3,000 participants annually, support is warmly welcomed.
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Production Underwriting - $10,000 or more

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Your support directed towards helping The Santa Fe Opera present its five mainstage productions each year ripples outward, touching composers and librettists; performers and apprentices; musicians and technicians; costumers and carpenters and, finally, nearly 80,000 audience members from all 50 states and more than 25 foreign countries. When you join a Consortium for Faust, Griselda or The Last Savage with your gift of from $10,000 to $25,000;  sponsor a Principal Artist, Conductor or Director for $50,000 or underwrite a Production for $100,000 or more you receive prominent recognition and enjoy a rare insider’s view of artistic developments as your opera comes to life!
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Apprentice Sponsorship - $12,500 or More

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Here's your chance to help a bright young talent just starting his or her career in the world of opera. Sponsors underwrite professional training, housing, travel and a stipend for one Apprentice Technician or Singer for the entire Santa Fe Opera summer season. You will have the opportunity to get to know your apprentice over lunch at the Opera and learn more about his/her experiences in this Program.                                                                                                                                                                                 Learn More 

For more information, contact Kate Erda Smith, Manager of Individual Giving, at (505) 986-5913 or by e-mail: KErda@SantaFeOpera.org or Paula Hunter, Business Campaign Manager, 505 986-5929 or email to phunter@santafeopera.org.