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Sarasota Opera House & Box Office

61 N. Pineapple Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236
Box Office:  (941) 328-1300

Sarasota Opera Administrative Office

1345 Main St.
Sarasota, FL 34236
(941) 366-8450


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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.

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Do you have a passion for opera?  Are you a Sarasota Opera fan who wants to be more involved backstage, in the theater, or in the offices?  Are you someone who wants a fulfilling way to spend your time during the days or nights? 

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, Sarasota Opera wants you!

Members of the Sarasota Opera Corps of Volunteers are highly valued individuals who are essential to the day-to-day functions of our opera company.  Whether in the administration offices, costume shop, front of house, or working as an usher, driver, or in production, Sarasota Opera has a spot for you!

Volunteer Benefits

In addition to being a part of our stellar productions, Sarasota Opera offers benefits to our Volunteers, including:

  • Recognition in our award winning Winter Season Program Book
  • Tickets to the final dress-rehearsals of selected operas
  • End of season Volunteer Appreciation reception
  • And many more!

If you would like to register as a Volunteer, please fill out the Volunteer Service Application, and mail or fax it to Sarasota Opera’s Volunteer Coordinator.  

Volunteer Opportunities

Administration Offices Volunteer | Artists’ Driver Volunteer | Costume Shop Volunteer | Data Entry Volunteer | Filing Volunteer | Marketing Volunteer | Opera Club Volunteer | Production Volunteer | Usher | Youth Opera Volunteer

If you have questions about volunteering at Sarasota Opera, please contact:

Jo Ann Whitehead
Volunteer Coordinator
Sarasota Opera
61 N. Pineapple Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236

Phone: 941-366-8450 ext. 516
Fax: 941-955-5571