Sarasota Youth Opera
Donor Benefits 

Sarasota Youth Opera is one of the most comprehensive youth opera programs in the country, giving local youth the opportunity to learn about all aspects of opera. Members perform in a chorus, Sarasota Opera productions, and their own Youth Opera productions. Apart from performance opportunities, participants are exposed to foreign languages, history, and culture, all while participating in a program the builds self-confidence.Contributions to the Youth Opera support scholarships for those in need and general program activities.

Please note that the 2020-21 Season donor benefits have been modified to maintain a safe and healthy environment for our patrons, artists, and staff. Click here to learn more. Please contact Development Operations Officer Elizabeth Valkanas with any questions at (941) 366-8450, ext. 231 or at [email protected].

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Premier Patron ($5,000+)
  • Two premium tickets to the evening performances of Sarasota Youth Opera's main stage production in the Fall
    Invitation for two additional guests to a post-performance cocktail reception
    Plus all below benefits
Sponsor ($1,000–$4,999)
  • Invitation for two to a cocktail reception with members of the Sarasota Youth Opera Production and Creative Team following the evening performance
    Plus all below benefits
Co-Sponsor ($500–$999)
  • A personal thank you note from a member of the Youth Opera
    Plus all below benefits
Scholarship Donor ($250–$499)
  • VIP seating at the Youth Opera Spring Chorus Concert
    Plus all below benefits
Program Donor ($50–$249)
  • Recognition in Sarasota Opera season program books