Streaming Live
The following companies are offering performances that can be streamed online:


Daily at 7:30 p.m. EDT
• The Metropolitan Opera is offering live streams of its Live in HD series, and videos will remain active for 23 hours. Watch >>

Daily at 8:00 p.m. EDT
• Opera on Tap is offering performances via Emmie and Harry’s, an online cabaret club. Watch >>

Daily, times vary
• The Dallas Opera is offering the TDO Network, featuring video podcasts, Q&As, coaching sessions, recitals, and more. Watch >>

Weekdays, times vary 
• LA Opera is presenting LAO at Home, a series of living room recitals, family-friendly content, behind-the-scenes features and more. Watch >>

Weekdays, times vary
• Cleveland Opera Theater is offering Opera 101 sessions, behind-the scenes content, master classes and more. Watch >>

Select weekdays, times vary
• National Sawdust is presenting the Digital Discovery Festival, featuring discovery concerts and masterclasses from opera artists including Jamie Barton, Lawrence Brownlee, John Holiday, Anthony Roth Costanzo, and more. Videos will remain available for later viewing. Watch >>

Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. EDT
• The Metropolitan Opera is offering Free Student Streams to support students, teachers, and families working and learning remotely. Artist chats start at 4:00 p.m., and opera streams start at 5:00 p.m. (videos remain available through Friday at 5:00 p.m.). Learn more >>

Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. EDT
• HERE Arts Center is offering HERE@HOME watch parties of its past productions. Videos are available for later viewing on the company's Facebook page. Watch >>

Thursdays (every other week) at 3:00 p.m. EDT
• Marble City Opera is offering behind-the-scenes Q&As hosted by Executive Director Kathryn Frady. Watch >>

Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. EDT
• Pittsburgh Opera is offering Pull Back the Curtain, a new weekly series in which Pittsburgh Opera Manager of Artistic Operations Rob Boldin interviews special guests from the opera community. Watch >>

Thursdays at 5:00 p.m. EDT
• The Glimmerglass Festival is offering Glimmerglass Glimpses, a series of summer offerings celebrating song, story, and community. Watch >>

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m. EDT 
• Ardea Arts is offering Bounce Online, a weekly web series exploring Bounce: The Basketball Opera, and past episodes will remain available for later viewing. Watch >>

Thursdays and Sundays at 7:00 p.m. EDT
• Vocal Artists Management Services is offering a Virtual Online Recital Series featuring Claire Kuttler, soprano; Reno Wilson, baritone; Stephanie Paige Newman, mezzo-soprano; Kate Kyunghee Kim, soprano; Eunjoo Lee-Huls, mezzo-soprano; and Roselin Osser, mezzo-soprano (8/30). Watch >>

Fridays, Monthly, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
• Opera Orlando is offering The High Note, a monthly live stream featuring updates, interviews, and more from Opera Orlando, hosted by executive director and Grammy award-winning baritone Gabriel Preisser. Watch >>

Fridays at 12:00 p.m. CDT
• OPERA San Antonio is offering Beyond the Production, a live interview series with guest artists. Interviews are available for later viewing on the company's YouTube channel. Watch >>

Fridays at 1:00 p.m. EDT
• HERE Arts Center is offering #stillHERE, featuring short, informal visits artists from the HERE community to share in the creation of new work for the social-distancing age. Watch >>

Fridays at 6:00 p.m. EDT
• Opera Carolina is offering iStream Fridays, featuring performances by the company's resident artists. Videos will be available on the company's YouTube channel 24 hours afterward. Watch >>

Fridays at 7:00 p.m. PDT
• Livermore Valley Opera is offering a different past production each week. Watch >>

Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. PDT
• San Francisco Opera is offering performances from its archives, which will be available through midnight the following day. Watch >>

Sundays, Monthly 
• Opera Orlando is offering Representation Matters, a conversations series exploring issues of diversity and inclusion. Watch >>

Sundays at 1:00 p.m. PDT
• San Francisco Opera is offering its Opera Africiandos lecture series. Watch >>

Third Sunday of Every Month at 4:00 p.m. PDT
• Lamplighters Music Theatre is offering a new production every month its LMT Multimedia platform on Patreon. Watch >>

Through Sunday, September 20, times vary
• Heartbeat Opera is offering "The Secret Sauce: Seven Years in Seven Soirées, A Heartbeat Retrospective," featuring special guest panelists, videos from our archive,  live musical performances.and more. Tickets for each soirée are $30. Sign up to watch >>

Thursday, September 17 through Saturday, September 19
• In Series is kicking off its virtual season with a Festival Weekend featuring "2020–2021 Season Liftoff Concert" (9/17, 7:00 p.m. EDT), "Pleiades | 24, Season 5" (9/18, 5:00 p.m. EDT), and A Fairy Queen (available starting 9/19 at midnight). Watch >>

Friday, September 18 at 7:30 p.m. CDT
• Houston Grand Opera is kicking off its Live from the Cullen season with a recital featuring soprano Tamara Wilson and Artistic and Music Director Patrick Summers on piano, and the video will remain available for a month. Available for free through Marquee TV's app or website. Watch >>

Saturday, September 19 at 3:00 p.m. EDT
• Opera on Tap is offering "Madame Chandelier’s Dead Divas of Opera" at its virtual arts venue, Emmie and Harry's. Watch >>

Saturday, September 19 at 7:00 p.m. EDT
Alter Ego Chamber Opera is offering "Mosaic of Modern Opera," featuring five micro-operas, presented as part of the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Watch >>

Sunday, September 20 and Sunday September 27 at 7:00 p.m. EDT
• Vocal Artists Management Services is continuing its Virtual Online Recital Series with tenor Steven Andrew Murray (9/20) and countertenor Andrew Egbuchiem (9/27). Watch >>

September 24, 25, and 26, at 6:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m., and 9:00 p.m. EDT (three shows per day)
• Tri-Cities OperaLUMA Festival, and Opera Omaha are offering Kamala Sankaram and Rob Reese's Miranda, a steampunk VR experience that will feature live motion-capture performance during every showtime. Watch >> 

Friday, September 25 at 7:30 p.m. CDT
• Houston Grand Opera is presenting its annual Studio Showcase, featuring a variety of scenes from history’s most beloved operas from current HGO Studio Artists at the Wortham Theater Center. Available for free through Marquee TV's app or website. Watch >>

Saturday, September 26 at 7:00 p.m. EDT
• Boston Baroque is offering its first pop-up, live-stream concert: Vivaldi's The Four Seasons. Tickets: $10. Sign up to watch >>

Sunday, September 27 at 4:00 p.m. PDT
• Merola Opera Program is kicking off its new Virtual Recital Series with "I Left My Aria in San Francisco" featuring baritone Lucas Meachem accompanied by his wife, Irina Meachem. Tickets are $25 to $80. Sign up to watch >>

October 9, 16, 23, and 30 at 8:00 p.m. EDT
• Decameron Opera Coalition, a consortium of nine independent opera companies, is offering nine world-premiere, one-act operas that adapt Boccaccio's The Decameron for the modern pandemic era. Tickets are $15 for all four episodes. Sign up to watch >>

Saturday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m. PDT
• Portland Opera is offering "An Evening with Portland Opera: A Free & Virtual Concert from Rose City," a free online benefit concert featuring guest artists whose performances were cancelled or postponed due to the pandemic, joined by the 2019–2020 Resident Artists, the Portland Opera orchestra, and Portland Opera chorus. The video will remain available for 30 days. Watch >>

Saturday, October 24 at 6:00 p.m. PDT
• Livermore Valley Opera is offering a Triple Treat of three online concerts, beginning on September 24 with a recital featuring the cast of L'elisir d'amore, now postponed to a future season. Future concerts will take place November 14 and December 5. Watch >>



Multiple Offerings
• Boston Lyric Opera
 is offering a new digital platform, [insert:opera], that features newly generated content and artistic projects. Learn more >>
• Canadian Opera Company is offering a Digital Content Hub featuring past productions, new performances filmed at home, and more. Learn more >>
• Chicago Opera Theater
's  education program, Opera for All, is offering interactive videos, games and lessons in a virtual classroom. Learn more >>
• The Greene Space is offering Ted Hearne and Saul Williams' Place, a co-commission of Beth Morrison Projects and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Watch >>
• Hawaii Opera Theatre is offering  educational resources as well as Streaming HOT, featuring archival recordings, curated playlists and more. Learn more >>
• IN Series is offering a variety of content via INVISION: Logan OPERAhouse Without Walls, which features the operas ButterflyHere Be Sirens, and Stormy Weather; works by Artistic Director Timothy Nelson; educational content like interviews and panels; excerpts from summer programming; and a collaborative video with the Solidarity Chamber Orchestra of Tehran. Watch >>
• KCET and Artbound are offering the serial opera Vireo: The Spiritual Biography of a Witch's Accuser. Watch >> 
• Lyric Opera of Chicago is offering children's activities, videos and blog posts from the Ryan Opera Center Ensemble, playlists, trivia, an "Exploring the Ring Cycle" sitecommentary for Met's nightly streams, and Learning Resources page for families, and a virtual tour of the opera houseLearn more >>
• Michigan Opera Theatre is offering MOT at Home, featuring daily digital performances, lectures, podcasts, blogs and more. Learn more >>
• Opera Neo is offering a fully produced and orchestrated Magic Flute, to be released in four parts. Each episode is $7.99, or an all-access pass is available for $23.97. Watch >>
• Opera Omaha is offering a variety of digital content on a weekly basis, including daily Holland Community Opera Fellowship activities, original artistic content and Met: Live in HD prelude talks in partnership with multiple opera companies. Learn more >>
• Opera San José is kicking off its new digital studio series with a stream of Schumann’s Dichterliebe. Watch >>
• Opera San Luis Obispo is offering Memorable Performances Series, featuring introductions from Artistic and General Director Brian Asher Alhadeff, performance excerpts, and an educational challenge for students involved in remote learning; an Artist "Chime-In" Series, featuring at-home performances from artists who make up OperaSLO's extended family; a Special Arts Education Series featuring educational videos; and a video about its Mobile Opera House. Watch >>
• Opera Saratoga is offering Opera Saratoga: Connect!, which includes short videos released every day throughout the summer, featuring members of the Festival Artist program, and interactive trivia games, classes, and symposia. Learn more >>
• OSSIA: Op Culture is offering episodes of its new opera-centric original series, including offerings inspired by game shows, video essays, pop culture reference points, and more. Watch >>
Pacific Opera Victoria is offering the Listening Party Podcast, in which Rebecca Hass and guests share their favorite stories about the role music plays in the lives of the company's artists, creative team, and collaborators. Listen >>
• Palm Beach Opera is offering PBO@HOME!, featuring streaming performances, educational resources, playlists, and the weekly recital series An die Musik, which is also streamed to the local YMCA, Alzheimer’s Community Care, and long-term care facilities. Learn more >>
• Painted Sky Opera is offering Opera In Place, which includes streaming operas, an online concert series, original educational videos for kids, selected pre-show talks for the Met Opera streams, and other online performances. Learn more >>
• Pittsburgh Festival Opera is Opera WithOut Walls, a new web series featuring the company's young artists that takes arias and ensembles from the opera repertoire and places them in pop culture scenes. Watch >>
• Pocket Opera is offering an educational series on its Facebook page about great African American opera singers. Learn more >>
• Seattle Opera is offering a variety of digital content, including video playlists, family-friendly Opera Time sessions, new podcasts and streaming Opera Talks. Learn more >>
• St. Petersburg Opera Company is offering The Tales of Hoffmann. Watch >>
• Utah Opera is offering The Little Prince, by Rachel Portman and Nicholas Wright. Watch >>
• Utah Opera is offering School from Home, featuring a variety of education materials, including virtual assemblies with resident artists and resources for students and teachers. Learn more >>
• Washington National Opera and the Kennedy Center are offering two programs about Blue, which WNO was slated to present in March: Blue: A Community Conversation at Busboys and Poets and Blue: The Father.
• Against the Grain Theatre is offering its complete La bohème. Watch >>
• The American Opera Project is offering Echo Drift, Three WayAs One and Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom, and additional titles will be added in the future. Watch >>
• Boston Baroque is offering Boston Baroque Live, featuring full-length opera productions and concerts of choral and orchestral works. Watch >>
• Boston Baroque is offering its 2018 production of Fidelio from September 15 to October 15. Watch >>
• Central City Opera is offering video podcast Opera Central, featuring conversations with onstage and behind-the-scenes figures in opera. Watch >>
• The Center for Contemporary Opera is offering videos from past performances on its YouTube channel. Watch >>
 Christman Opera Company is offering the series Voices Raising Voices, designed to highlight the work of singers and composers who are people of color, women, and/or LGBTQIA+. Watch >>
• Cincinnati Opera is offering Apartment Arias, a series of at-home performances by some of its 2020 season artists. Watch >>
• Edmonton Opera is offering Opera Tots!, online videos designed to introduce toddlers and their parents/guardians to classical music. Episodes will be released September 17 and 24. Watch >>
• Eklund Opera at CU Boulder is offering its production of The Marriage of FigaroWatch >>
• Encompass New Opera Theatre is offering its 2009 world premiere of I Tre Compagni (The Three Companions) by composer-librettist Louis Gioia, based on Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales. Sung in Italian with orchestra. The opera will be available until Friday, September 18 at 10:00 p.m. Watch >>
• Encompass New Opera Theatre is offering selections from its world premiere of Only Heaven, a musical cantata of Harlem of the 1920s and 1930s. Music by Ricky Ian Gordon and poetry by Langston Hughes. Watch >>
• Ensemble Warhol is offering the prelude and first scene of the dance/opera Jeanne by Mark Warhol. Watch >>
• Fletcher Artist Management is offering FAME, an on-demand subscriber channel for $15.99 a month that features performances, conversations, and more. Learn more >>
• Florida Grand Opera is offering FGO GO, a series of concerts featuring the company's emerging artists. Watch >>
• Fort Worth Opera has launched the digital debut of the Fort Worth Opera Chorus with a virtual performance of Moses Hogan’s His Light Still Shines, dedicated to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Watch >>
• Heartbeat Opera is offering a 35-minute version of its Lady M, a fantasia on Verdi's Macbeth, for $5. Watch >>
• HERE Arts Center is offering #COVIDEO, a sequential community-built video of art-making in the time of the coronavirus. Watch >>
• Houston Grand Opera is offering HGO at Home, featuring excerpts from past productions and up-close-and-personal videos with artists and staff. Watch >>
• Indianapolis Opera is offering e-learning educational videos. Watch >>
• The Kennedy Center is offering a variety of past performances on its Digital Stage. Watch >>
• little OPERA theatre of ny is offering excerpts of Owen WingravePiramo e Tisbe, Slow Dusk & Markheim, and L'Amant AnonymeWatch >>
• Lee McClure, composer, is offering his operas Mother and Child and Voice. Watch >>
• Nashville Opera is offering the children's operas Bear Hug and Little Red's Most Unusual Day. Watch >>
• National Sawdust is offering concerts from the past five seasons and professional development programs. Watch >>
• New Camerata Opera is offering new episodes of #theivesproject and its latest opera film, Julie. Watch >>
• Niloufar Talebi Projects is offering Abraham in Flames, an opera for girls chorus. Watch >>
• Opera Cultura is offering the series Latinx Artists Here and Now, in which composer and Artistic Director Héctor Armienta interviews prominent Latinx artists. Watch >>
• Opéra de Québec is posting clips of past productions on its YouTube channel. Watch >>
• Opera Ebony and composer Odaline de la Martinez are offering selections from the opera Imoinda. Watch >>
• Opera Maine is offering Opera in Me, a series of behind-the-scenes content hosted by baritone Robert Mellon. New content is posted every Tuesday. Watch >>
• Opera North is offering videos of past productions. Watch >>
• Pacific Opera Victoria is offering archival excerpts of past performances through September, with clip introductions from Maestros Timothy Vernon and Giuseppe Pietraroia. Watch >>
• Pittsburgh Opera is offering Intermezzo, a daily video series featuring past performances and Pittsburgh Opera Resident Artists. Watch >>
• Pixel Opera is offering a variety of virtual performances. Watch >>
• Queen City Opera is offering videos of all its past productions. Watch >>
• Regina Opera Company is offering clips of past productions. Watch >>
• Sarasota Opera is offering clips of past productions. Watch >>
• The Savannah VOICE Festival is offering past productions and a Meet the Maestro series featuring Sherrill Milnes. Watch >>
• Laura Schwendinger, composer, is offering the world premiere of her opera Artemisia. Watch >>
• Teatro Grattacielo is offering #OperaAtHome, featuring the company's young and resident artists. Watch >>
• Time In Kids is offering daily videos on its Opera 'N Art YouTube channel. Watch >>
• Tulsa Opera is offering Staying Alive, featuring behind-the-scenes content and interviews with artists. Watch >>
• University of California, Santa Barbara's Department of Music is offering composer Joel Feigin's opera Twelfth NightWatch >> 
• The U.S. Army Field Band is offering The Falling and the Rising. Watch >>
Vancouver Opera and Pacific Opera Victoria are offering The Flight of the Hummingbird, a new opera for all ages. Watch >>
• Meira Warshauer, composer, is offering her opera-in-progress Elijah's Violin. Watch >>

• Wolf Trap Opera is offering its 2017 production of The Touchstone through December 1. Watch >>

• Vancouver Opera is offering Vancouver Opera Offstage, a continuing series of audio podcasts in which the company's chorus director, Les Dala, chats with opera experts, artists, opera staff. and others to explore the world of opera on and off the stage. Listen >>
• White Snake Projects founder Cerise Lim Jacobs is featured in the an episode of the Immigration Initiative at Harvard's podcast series Immigration and Democracy. Jacobs discusses the impact the arts have on our national discourse around immigration and race. Listen >>

OPERA America members also receive full access to Naxos Video Library of streaming performances. Log into you OPERA America account on this page to receive the Naxos login credentials.

On-Demand Content


• Dutch National Opera is offering operas and ballets. Watch >>
• Opéra Comique is offering a different opera each day. Watch >>
• Teatro alla Scala is streaming a different opera every day via RaiTV. Watch >>
• Teatro dell’Opera di Roma is offering near-daily streams of ballets and operas. Watch >>
• Vienna Staatsoper is offering different operas and ballets every day, and videos remain available for 24 hours. Watch >>

Daily at 12:00 p.m. CET
• Staatsoper unter den Linden is offering a different opera every day, and videos remain available for 24 hours. Watch >>

Daily at 6:00 p.m. CET
• Teatro Regio di Torino is offering dress rehearsals from the current and past seasons. Watch >>

Daily at 7:00 p.m. MST
• The Bolshoi Theater is offering a different opera or ballet each day, and videos remain available for 24 hours. Watch >>

Every other day at 12:00 p.m. CET
• Salzburg Easter Festival is offering performances from its 2013 to 2017 seasons, and videos remain available for 48 hours. Watch >>

Fridays at 2:00 p.m. CET
•Semperoper Dresden is offering a different opera each week, and videos remain available through Sunday. Watch >>

Fridays at 6:00 p.m. CET
• Opernhaus Zürich is offering a different opera each week, and videos remain available through Sunday. Watch >>

Fridays at 7:00 p.m. BST
• The Royal Opera House is offering operas and ballets. Watch >>

October 1, 4, 6, 9, 13, and 15 at 7:00 p.m. BST
• The English Concert is presenting six performances celebrating the music of Handel and Purcell that will be streamed live from historic venues across London. The Oct. 1 concert is free; tickets for the remainder are £10 per concert or £45 for the entire series. Sign up to watch >>


• Bayerische Staatsoper is offering operas and ballets. Watch >>
• Deutsche Opera Berlin is offering videos of past productions. Watch >>
• Festival d'Aix-en-Provence is offering videos of past productions. Watch >>
• Finish National Opera is offering videos of past productions. Watch >>
• La Monnaie du Munt is offering several operas. Watch >>
• Opera Europa's OperaVision offers a large catalog of opera performances from companies across Europe. Watch >>
• Opera North (U.K.) is offering its full semi-staged Ring cycle. Watch >>
• Opéra Royal de Wallonie-Liège is offering a variety of operas that will be updated weekly. Watch >>
• Paris Opera is offering a different opera or ballet each week. Watch >>
• Polish National Opera is offering several operas. Watch >>
• Staatsopera Stuttgart is offering a different opera each week. Watch >>
• Teatro de la Zarzuela is offering videos of 12 performances. Watch >>
• Teatro Real and Gran Teatre del Liceu are offering operas through My Opera Player. (Use code OPERAENCASA to access the streams for free.) Watch >>

If your company is offering streaming content, please let us know by emailing and tagging @operaamerica in your related social media posts.

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2020-21 Return Dates

Helios Opera8/14/2020
The Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice8/29/2020
Chicago Opera Theater9/15/2020
Utah Symphony | Utah Opera10/9/2020
Pittsburgh Opera10/17/2020
Michigan Opera Theatre10/17/2020
Atlanta Opera10/22/2020
Pittsburgh Festival Opera10/24/2020
San Diego Opera Association10/24/2020
Virginia Opera11/13/2020
Florida Grand Opera11/14/2020
Dayton Opera11/20/2020
Metropolitan Opera1/2/2021
Opera Modesto1/8/2021
New Orleans Opera Association1/15/2021
Lyric Opera of Chicago1/15/2021
Palm Beach Opera1/15/2021
Seattle Opera1/16/2021
Pensacola Opera1/22/2021
Portland Opera1/22/2021
Long Beach Opera1/23/2021
Canadian Opera Company1/23/2021
Opera Idaho1/29/2021
Opera Philadelphia1/29/2021
Madison Opera1/29/2021
Los Angeles Opera1/30/2021
Edmonton Opera1/30/2021
Sarasota Opera2/6/2021
Tulsa Opera2/6/2021
Florentine Opera Company2/12/2021
Opera Colorado2/20/2021
Opera Omaha2/26/2021
Lyric Opera of Kansas City2/27/2021
Dallas Opera3/5/2021
Opéra de Montréal3/20/2021
Nashville Opera4/8/2021
North Carolina Opera4/9/2021
Manitoba Opera4/10/2021
Opera Carolina4/11/2021
Houston Grand Opera4/16/2021
Opera San José4/17/2021
Austin Opera4/24/2021
San Francisco Opera4/25/2021
OPERA San Antonio5/6/2021
Washington National Opera5/8/2021
Cincinnati Opera6/16/2021
Calgary Opera Association10/16/2021

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