Donor Benefits

As a Cincinnati Opera donor, you have access to a number of exclusive benefits. From behind-the-scenes access to discounted merchandise and dining, these benefits are designed to enhance your opera experience and bring you closer to the art form you love. See our full list of benefits below.

Cincinnati Opera Family
All donors

  • I ♥ Cincinnati Opera window cling


$150 –$299

  • 2017 season poster
  • Delizioso card (dining discounts)
  • Opera Shop 20% discount card
  • All benefits listed above

$300 – $749

  • Invitation to one dress rehearsal (R)
  • Invitation to one cast party (R)
  • Acknowledgment in the 2017 season program book
  • Eligibility to join the Cincinnati Opera Guild (U)
  • All benefits listed above

$750 – $1,499

  • Invitation to behind-the-scenes event with principal artists (R)
  • Backstage tour (R)
  • Opportunity to sponsor a performance of “The Essentials (U)
  • All benefits listed above

Advocates Society
$1,500 – $2,999

  • Invitation to one dress rehearsal (R)
  • Donor Lounge Access Pass
  • Invitation to one cast party (R)
  • Opportunity to sponsor a production team member (U)
  • All benefits listed above

Ambassadors Society
$3,000 – $5,999

  • Major Donor parking pass
  • Invitation all cast parties (R)
  • All benefits listed above

Corbett Society
$6,000 – $11,999

  • Invitation to one dress rehearsal (R)
  • Invitation to the annual Major Donor party (R)
  • Invitations to the Meet-the-Artists Brunch (R)
  • Autographed 2017 season poster
  • Assistance obtaining tickets to other opera companies
  • All benefits listed above

Inner Circle
$12,000 – $24,999

  • Reserved seating at Opera in the Park (R)
  • Opportunity to underwrite a principal artist
  • Young artist performance at a private event (U)
  • Autographed production photo
  • Opportunity to travel with Cincinnati Opera’s General and Artistic Directors
  • All benefits listed above

Director’s Circle
$25,000 and above

  • Invitation to Director’s Circle dinner (R)
  • Invitation to Artistic Director’s Luncheon (R)
  • Invitation to Opera Fusion: New Works workshop (R)
  • Access to rehearsals during the 2017 season (U)
  • Premium seating at Cincinnati Opera fundraising events
  • Director’s Circle assistance hotline
  • All benefits listed above

(R) Reservations required, limited to two (2) persons
(U) Upon request

Donor categories based on cumulative annual giving. Benefits are non-transferable. Passes, invitations, and coupons will be mailed to you in early June, prior to the first opera of the season. For questions regarding donor benefits, please contact Teddy Gumbleton at (513) 768-5520 or


Back to Individual Giving>>