Support Opera during Give to Lincoln Day!

Donate now through May 24th to UNL Friends of Opera and help ENHANCE the quality of UNL Opera productions. We aim to ENCOURAGE talented vocal students to attend UNL through scholarships and increased performance opportunities, SUPPORT community outreach programs such as Opera in the Schools, and REWARD outstanding performers at the annual Metropolitan Opera Nebraska District Auditions.

When you donate to UNL Friends of Opera during Give to Lincoln Day, your increase your donation with a proportional share of a $500,000 challenge match fund provided by Lincoln Community Foundation!

    Join Us in Supporting the Magic of Opera

    Please join Friends of Opera today! Your membership dues will:

    • Enhance the quality of University of Nebraska-Lincoln Opera productions
    • Encourage talented vocal students to attend University of Nebraska-Lincoln through scholarships and increased performance opportunities
    • Support outreach programs 
    • Reward outstanding performers at the annual Metropolitan Opera Nebraska District Auditions

    Levels of Giving

    Standing Ovation $1,500+
    Magnifico $1,000 – $1,499
    Bravissimo $500 – $999
    Bravo $250 – $499
    Encore $100 – $249
    Curtain Call $1 – $99


    Plans and Pricing

    Membership Benefits

    Standing Ovation, Magnifico and Bravissimo members receive two season passes to UNL Opera’s current season.

    All members receive the Friends of Opera newsletter, invitations to receptions after each UNL Opera Friday performance, and special information about other opera events. Your membership contribution is tax deductible, but Standing Ovation, Magnifico and Bravissimo members will receive an acknowledgment of the value of special membership benefits.

    Please help us Support, Inspire and Applaud our UNL Opera performers.