Our Theater

Sarasota Opera owns and performs in the historic Sarasota Opera House. The building has recently undergone a $20-million rehabilitation to restore the beauty of the 1920's theater, while creating an up-to-date opera house for the 21st century.

Read more about the Sarasota Opera House 


Need help finding your way to Sarasota Opera? Learn more about directions to get there and where to park.



A scene from Sarasota Opera Production of Rigoletto. Photo by Deb Hesser.

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A scene from Sarasota Opera Production of Rigoletto. Photo by Richard Termine.

“Detailed sets by David P. Gordon…recreated the palace of the Duke of Mantua.” – Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sarasota Opera 2008 Production

Stage Director: Stephanie Sundine
Set Designer: David P. Gordon
Costume Designer: Howard Tsvi Kaplan
Technical Director: Jeffery Ellis
Construction: R.A. Reed Studios
Year Built: 2008
Revived: 2012

Rigoletto Rental Packet (PDF) 

For more information:
Chris Van Alstyne, Director of Production
941-366-8450 ext. 525