Celebrating its 40th anniversary season, Indianapolis Opera (IO) brings the passion, excitement and art of the opera to Indiana. Centrally located and as the only professional opera company in the state, IO delivers the opera experience to people of all ages, creeds, racial and ethnic groups and socio-economic backgrounds. With a mainstage series showcasing both grand and chamber opera and educational programing delivering diverse artistic experiences throughout the state, IO is proud to be a unique cultural resource for the people of Indiana.
Serving Indianapolis, the state of Indiana and the Midwest, Indianapolis Opera’s mission is to entertain by creating the passion, excitement and art of opera and to develop the widest possible audience for opera through educational, cultural and community activities.
Indianapolis Opera is guided by the following core values: Artistic Excellence, Community, Financial Stability/Growth, Creativity and Human Worth.