Our Supporters

Opera Parallèle’s supporters play a critical role in providing for the organization’s financial and artistic future.  We invite you to help further our mission of bringing contemporary and relevant opera to a wide range of audiences. Below are gifts to OP from August 1, 2018, to August 31, 2019.

Institutional Support

The Amphion Foundation, Inc.

Carol Franc Buck Foundation

Aaron Copland Fund for Music

Malcolm Cravens Foundation

Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation

Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Endowment Fund

Jones Day Foundation

Kimball Foundation

Sam Mazza Foundation

RiskPress Foundation

The Henry W. and Nettie Robinson Foundation

OPERA America

The Shenson Foundation

Sing For America

University of California, Santa Cruz

Individual Support

$50,000+

Mary McDermott Cook

$25,000+

Doug Norby & Susan Anderson-Norby

Mr. David I. Berley

Donna Dubinsky & Len Shustek

Gordon P Getty & Ann G Getty

Susan & Mark Geyer

Philip Goward

Stephen Heiman & Diane Heiman

Steven Menzies

$10,000+

Martha Allday

Didi Boring & Dix Boring

Dr. John H Crowe & Dr. Lois Crowe

Bob Ellis

Jane & David Hartley

Pitch & Cathie Johnson

Jeffrey Kimball & Pamela Hogan

Dina Kuntz & Sherry Parker

Bernice Lindstrom

Alice Morison & Oakley Hewitt

Nicole Paiement & Brian Staufenbiel

Mrs. Martha Peak Rochelle

Robert Ripps & Steven Spector

Jerome Roth

Dr. Katherine Slazak

Elizabeth C Theil & Brian M Kincaid

$5,000+

David Bertoni

Joseph Chan

Charles Charnas

Lawrence Dillon

Carolyn Zecca Ferris

Beth Glynn

Willis Goldsmith & Marilynn Goldsmith

Dr. Barry Gustin & Carolina Gustin

Mark L. Kalow & Marlene Pitkow

Peter Lundberg & James Mowdy

Patrice Maginnis & Eric Rice

Susan McConkey

Elizabeth McMillan

Simin Naaseh & Farhang Ostadan

Helen O’Hanlon

Nancy Petrisko & Don Beckham

Jack Schafer & Betty Schafer

$2,500+

Sandra & Darr Aley

Marylene Delbourg-Delphis

Harriet C Fried

Marcia Lazer

Sue Marineau

Holly & Tom Mayer

Mauree Jane & Mark Perry

Sarah Ratchye & Ed Frank

Cheryl Ruby & Richard Hart

Theresa & Bob Ryan

Sharon Simpson

$1,000+

Machelle Burkstrand & Steve Winick

Kevin Cartwright & Steve Eimer

Hella & Melvin Cheitlin

Carolyn Clark Beedle

Janet Cluff

Marie Bertillion Collins & Leonard Collins

Steven Fletcher & Carl Croft

Mary-Kay Gamel & Thomas Vogler

Jacque Giuffre & William Kreysler

Judy & Jeff Gough

Jake Heggie & Curt Branom

Jaisette Herrera

Miriam Hitchcock & Dan Shapiro

Susan Hone

Tracey Hull

Patricia Kristof Moy

Lisa Lindelef

Sylvia Lindsey

Britt-Marie Ljung & Warren Miller

Jill Matichak

Patrick McCabe

John McGuirk

James Meehan

D.G. Mitchell

Ruth Modric & Vivian Schneider

Cathy Reade Moreland & Howard Moreland

Elisabeth Morten

Anne Morton

Peggy & Boyce Nute

Robin Petrie

Marcia & Robert Popper

Rosemarie Theresa Ring

Devin Ruddick

Gail & Lawrence Siegel

Daniel Sillin

Anya & Joseph Stiglitz

Francoise Stone

Blanche Streeter

Patty Unterman & Tim Savinar

Karen & Jim Wiley

Dee Williams

Brenda Yost

Dr. Anjun Zhou & Dr. Vladimir Malashkevich

$500+

John & Sheila Banning

Will Baty & Mary Pierce

Anne Marie Bourcier & Bill Holtzman

Robert & Jean Brock

Karen Broido

Richard Carlstrom

Debbie Chinn

Bruce Colman

Jaime Cortez

Clifford Cranna

Lisa Danzig

Jacques Desjardins

Teresa Ferrari

Lisa Jill Freeman

Jennifer Frengel

Kurt T Geselbracht

Alexandra Gillen & Hartmut Koeppen

Fred Girodat

Holly Goodwin

Geoffrey & Marcia Green

MaryAnn Grossman

Margo Hackett

Helen Hakanson

Carol Hansen

Laurel & Alden Harken

Leonard Heil

Brian & Rene Hollins

William Holsinger

Lorraine & Victor Honig

Frank Kelly

Martha Kessler

Jamie Kilar

Nelda Kilguss

Kerry King

Barbara Kosnar

Harriet Lazer

John Lee

Myron Marx

Melissa Mullin

Ruth Nott

Jill Plamann

Anthony Politopoulos

Heidi Richardson

Helen Rigby

Mark Robinson

John Roevekamp & Lisa Jill Freeman

Marc Rogers

Julie Rulyak Steinberg

David Sabritt & Mina Miller

Maryann Schicketanz

Jay Seidmen

Natalie Shuttleworth

Michael Staufenbiel

Jan Vanderbilt

Judy Walsh

Jessica Wan

Diane Wilson

Stephen Yeh

$250+

Ralph Adams

Katherine E. Akos & Harry L. Jacobs

Syed Ali

Jon Altemus

Thomas Ames

Bettina Aptheker

Arne Arens

Terje Arnesen

Darcy Babbitt

Haig Baghdassarian

Terry Bamberger

Tom Bankston

Christophe Begue & Marlene Velasco-Begue

Frank Belvin

Lynn D Berger

Helen Berggruen

Patricia Berkowitz

Maxine Bernstein

Susan Bienkowski

Carrie Blanding

Alison Boeckmann

Colleen Brent

Danielle Bricker

Donna Brorby

Susie & Stan Brusa

Liang Cao

Virginia Chen

Mary Clements

Ashby Cogan

Christine Crawford

Debra Crespin

Dr. Bradford Crowell

Hadas Cullen

Stacy Cullison

Daniele Cuzin

Loni Dantzler

Ann Del Simone

Ann Dewart

Maria Dinard

Kenny Dinkin

Rouxlé Dreyer

Richard Drossler

Jeannie Duisenberg

Jeanette Dunckel

Vincent Dureau

Susan English

Sharon Esker

John Fenster

Patsy Fergusson

Donald Fineberg & Andrea Fellows Walters

Vicki & David Fleishhacker

Donna Jean Fogel

Eliza M Fox

Karen Friedman

Mrs. Joyce Friedman

Christian Fritze & Catherine Atcheson

Blair Fullerton

Anne Galjour

Nancy Garden

Robert Garner

Gayle Geary

Pamela George

Sandra Gillies & J Toney

Michael Good

Dana & Jason Gordon

Don Graulich & Maryann

Elizabeth Gunden

Diana Hammer

Robert Harrer

Faye Harris

Harry Hartzell

Deborah Harvey

Michael Hays

Kenneth Hecht

Dr. Craig & Mary Henderson

Bette & Joseph Hirsch

Sarah Hollenbeck

Phil Horowitz

Joanne Howard

Edward M Irvin

Lauren Ito

Sherri Jarrett

Alan Johnson

Patricia Jones

Christiane Jordan

Miranda Kane

Stephen Kellerman

Penelope & Peter Kenez

Harvey Kohs

Marie Kolesnikov

Joan Korenman

Bob Kossler

Regina Laccare

Patricia Lee

Robert Lee III

Harvey Lehtman

Myra Levenson

Deborah Lewis & Martin H Myers

Charles Lichtman

Leslie Lippard

George Loyer

Patrick Markle

Deborah McQueen

Lara Mendel

Danessa Miller

Kevin Moore

Katherine Morgan

Ames & Kate Morison

John Morris

Theresa L. Mueller

William Murray

Angela Murray

Linda Nakell

Nina Nelson

Jeanne Newman

Mary A Nola

Alix O’Brien

Daniel Ostrow

Mary Pahati

Bruce Parker

Erica Pascal

Nathalie Paven

Yuliya Peregudova

Margaret Pico

Barbara Pino

Delfina Piretti

Ricki Pollycove

Ellen Primack

Elkhanah Pultizer

Jim Quinn

Jane Randolph

Linda Rarey

Grant C. Reid

Ms. Martha Richards

Christy Richardson

Jeff Ricker

Linda Roatch

Karen Robbins

Nancy Roberts

James Robson

Sandra & Richard Romero

Abby Rumsey

Steven Russell

Martha Ryan & Dan McDonald

Paul Sack

Jeannie Sack

Naomi Sanchez

Rebecca Morison Schaefer

Michael Schuler

Greg Scown

Marjorie Shapiro

Anne Shortall

Renee Simi

Lise Smidth

Matthew Smith

Richard Sparks

Brianna Stein

Sheryl Stewart

Marcia Stone

Cindy Sumida-Scott

Cameron Sunde

Mahasti Tafreshian

Shoshana & Robert Tancer

Gayle Tunnell

Carol Van Sant

Cassandra Wagner

Betty Wallerstein

Andrea Walters

Christina Waters

Henry Weissman

Stuart Wells

Jacalyn White

Heath Wickline

Ann Winterman

Mary Wloszek

Stephen Zilles