Our Supporters

We are deeply grateful for Opera Parallèle’s supporters, who play a critical role in providing the necessary financial resources to sustain OP’s artistic work. We invite you to join our dedicated community, to help further our mission of bringing contemporary and relevant opera to a wide range of audiences.

Online donor listings include recognition for annual gifts of $1,000+ received between September 1, 2020 and January 31, 2022. Please contact development@operaparallele.org with any questions.

Institutional & Corporate Support

Aaron Copland Fund for Music
Adobe, Inc.
The Amphion Foundation, Inc.
Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation
Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Endowment Fund
City & County of San Francisco Grants for the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts
First Republic Bank
The Henry W. and Nettie Robinson Foundation
Horizons Foundation
Koret Foundation
Sam Mazza Foundation
OPERA America
The Shenson Foundation
University of California, Santa Cruz

In-Kind Support

Significant in-kind support has been provided by Accordant Advisors and St. Joseph’s Arts Foundation.

Individual Support

$25,000+

Donna Dubinsky & Len Shustek
Bob Ellis
Gordon P. Getty
Paul L. King
Stephen & Diane Heiman
Dina Kuntz & Sherry Parker
Steven Menzies
Nicole Paiement & Brian Staufenbiel
Martha Peak Rochelle
Jack & Betty Schafer
Diane Wilsey

$15,000+

Didi Boring & Dix Boring
Christopher Eaton Carney
Lisa Lindelef
Jerry Roth & Ray Jenks
Paul Sack and Shirley Davis
Denise Young Smith

$10,000+

Anonymous
Susan Anderson-Norby
Alvin Baum & Robert Holgate
Dr. John H Crowe & Dr. Lois Crowe
Jane & David Hartley
Franklin & Catherine Johnson
Bernice Lindstrom
Elizabeth McMillan & George Varian
Alice Morison
Robert Ripps & Steven Spector
Dr. Katherine Slazak

$5,000+

Martha Allday
David Bertoni
Joseph Chan
Donald Fineberg & Andrea Fellows Walters
Susan & Mark Geyer
Philip Goward & Theodore Ueki
Dr. Barry Gustin & Carolina Gustin
Ruth and Rick Harper (In memory of Robert Orth and in honor of Jane Orth)
Thomas E. Horn
Candace Zander Kahn
Scott Lord
Patrice Maginnis & Eric Rice
Holly & Tom Mayer
Elizabeth McMillan & George Varian
Alice Morison
Nancy Petrisko & Don Beckham
Terri & Bob Ryan
Enika & Richard Schulze
Deb Stallings & Sharna Fey
Elizabeth C. Theil

$2,500+

Sandra Aley
David & Judith Preves Anderson
Carolyn Clark Beedle
Clifford “Kip” Cranna
Dr. John H. Crowe and Dr. Lois Crowe
Marylene Delbourg-Delphis
Lisa Erdberg & Dennis Gibbons
Lisa Jill Freeman
Bette & Joseph Hirsch
Joanna Hoffman & Alain Rossman
Lauren Ito
Marcia Lazer
Britt-Marie Ljung & Warren Miller
Simin Naaseh & Farhang Ostadan
Alan Olejniczak and David Bourne
Peggy Otum & Andrew Price
Mauree Jane & Mark Perry
Mary Ellen Poole
John Roevekamp
Martin Tannenbaum & Alex Ingersoll
Emily Wang
Paul Woolford & Rick Freeman

$1,000+

Roslyn Barak, Patricia Bovan, Tod & Susan Brody, Stephane Bruno & Christopher Sharpe, Colette Collester*, Marie & Leonard Collins, Machelle Burkstrand & Steve Winick, James Cross & Dr. Charles Antonen, Janet Cluff, Philip & Elayne Dauber, Judith & Philip Erdberg, Paul Finnegan, Harriet C. Fried, Steven Fletcher & Carl Croft, Louise M. Fox, Mary-Kay Gamel & Thomas Vogler, Alexandra Gillen & Hartmut Koeppen, David Gockley & Linda Kemper, Judy & Jeff Gough, Jake Heggie & Curt Branom, Kenneth Hecht, Brian & Rene Hollins, Susan Hone, Michael Hostetler, James Hunter, Mark L. Kalow & Marlene Pitkow, Mr. Robert I. Kaufelt & Mrs. Nina Kaufelt, Martha Kessler, Deborah Lewis & Martin H Myers, Sylvia & Paul Lorton Jr, Peter Lundberg & James Mowdy, Jill Matichak, Patrick McCabe, Susan McConkey, John McGuirk, James Meehan, D.G. Mitchell, Mina Miller & David Sabritt, Ruth Modric & Vivian Schneider, Anne Morton (in memory of Thomas E. Morton), Peggy & Boyce Nute, Margie O’Driscoll, Helen O’Hanlon, Erica Pascal, Robin Petrie (in honor of Paul Hostetter), Karl Pribram, Patrick Riley, Nancy Roberts & David Mojdehi, Mark Robinson & Leslie Winick, Joan Rost, Stephen Rubin, Cheryl Ruby & Richard Hart, Michael Staufenbiel, Lawrence & Gail Siegel, Daniel Sillin, Abraham & Marian Sofaer, Anya & Joseph Stiglitz, Francoise Stone, Blanche Germain Streeter, Theresa Stuart, Kenneth & Karen Travis, James & Karen Wiley, Betty Wallerstein, Jessica Wan, Dee Williams, Stephen Yeh, Dr. Anjun Zhou & Dr. Vladimir Malashkevich

*Deceased