Support Opera Santa Barbara


Our donors are Opera Santa Barbara’s most important champions. As a local nonprofit, we depend on your generosity every season to create live performances designed for and by our community. As we return to live performances, the need for your support has never been greater.

Business Alliance

Opera Santa Barbara created the Business Alliance as a way for local businesses and corporations to support our work of keeping live opera thriving in our community. Opera Santa Barbara is proud to work with our Business Alliance members to broaden and enrich the opera community in brilliant, new and exciting ways.

The Impresario Circle

Impresario Circle Members help guarantee the long-term stability of Opera Santa Barbara by making an annual contribution of $1,500 or more.

Legacy Giving

Ensure future generations will share your passion for opera! Opera Santa Barbara’s Bravo Society was established for individuals who want to leave a lasting legacy to ensure opera will live on in Santa Barbara for future generations. You can play a leading role in continuing the company’s work by joining this vital donor community.

Host an Artist

Opera Santa Barbara brings some of the United States’ finest performers and creative teams to create the productions you see on our stage. Our ability to bring these artists to Santa Barbara is dependent on our Artist Hosts; it’s your hospitality that enables live opera of the highest quality to flourish in our community!


Opera Santa Barbara has created the Opera Society to recognize the contributions of our annual volunteers. The organization simply would not exist without volunteers, whose contribution of time and resources saves us thousands of dollars each year. The Opera Society is our way of acknowledging this tremendous contribution.

Honor Roll

Opera Santa Barbara gratefully acknowledges the following individuals, corporations, foundations and organizations whose gifts have played a major role in bringing the highest quality opera productions and outreach programs to our community.