Be sure to see our fourth and final production this season:

Little Women

Mark Adamo’s acclaimed adaptation of the classic Louisa May Alcott story is coming in May, just a week after Mother’s Day! Mom will love it — and so will you!



Critics rave about our shows!

The season opened on Halloween weekend with a stunning production of  The Turn of the Screw by Benjamin Britten. Critics said “one could feel an audience really listening, hanging on every word” (Mark Mandel, Opera News); “this is a performance that will be discussed for years to come” (Alison Kaufman, The Register-Guard); “a great, haunted and intriguing show” (Bob Keefer, Eugene Art Talk). Read more

New Year’s Lucia di Lammermoor lived up to its reputation as “one of the most glorious evenings that Italian Opera can offer.” Audiences and critics were awed by the show: “Eugene Opera hits piercing heights with Lucia” said Heather Holmquest (The Register-Guard). “A Lucia to remember” said Bob Keefer (Eugene Art Talk). Read more

Opera just keeps getting better! In March Eugene Onegin wowed audiences and critics. It was a “jaw-dropping, tear-jerking, stellar production worthy of the best opera houses in the country” said Alison Kaufman (The Register-Guard). Bob Keefer’s title says it in a nutshell: “All the things I loved about Eugene Onegin tonight” (Eugene Art Talk). Read more

2016-2017 Season

Celebrating our 40th Anniversary

The 2016-17 season will celebrate 40 years of opera and collaboration in the World’s Greatest City of the Arts and the Outdoors! Two more chamber operas and two more grand opera productions, including an opera trio for New Year’s Eve.


  • images of the four 2015-16 operas

    From Literature to Opera
    Event Series

    During the month leading up to each opera

    Our 2015-16 season features four operas inspired by famous works of fiction. Enjoy a variety of entertaining and informative events exploring the novels, the operas, and the relationships between them.


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    Support Eugene Opera

    Keep live opera on stage in Eugene

    As with all the performing arts, ticket sales cover only a portion of our costs. Your donation helps create exceptional opera, bringing in world-class artists and nurturing area talent. Be part of the sustaining community for the arts in Eugene!



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