The Theater’s mission is to shape the future of theatre and to connect diverse audiences through its power and beauty.

To accomplish our mission, we produce world-class festivals, we champion new works, we build new audiences, we educate and engage our community, and we nurture the finest opera artists, artisans, and administrators of each generation.

By doing so, we strengthen the cultural and economic vitality of the community.

Sustaining artistic vitality through responsible financial stewardship.

Creating a joyful and stimulating environment in which artists, staff, volunteers, and audiences alike will thrive.