Support Opera Columbus all year long by becoming a Party Series subscription holder, and secure your chance to attend our VIP Party Series Events. Limited space is available for each event. The Party Pass saves you 15% on Party Series event tickets purchased individually. Plus, get exclusive behind-the-scenes opportunities for Tosca.
*Note: The Party Pass does not include the Opera Columbus Gala
40th Anniversary Season Launch Party
Monday, September 20, 2021 at 6pm
Join us for a thrilling Happy Hour as we toast Opera Columbus’ 40th anniversary at the home of the West family, District West! Emceed by local celebrity Gretta Goodbottom, who is just as stunning as she is witty. The evening will be filled with laughter, drinks, songs, and an exclusive chat with Julia Noulin-Mérat, OC’s new General Director + CEO. Each ticket includes one cocktail. There is limited availability, but Party Pass subscribers are guaranteed a seat.
All attendees must be masked unless they are eating or drinking regardless of vaccination status. All attendees must present a valid ID and proof of COVID-19 vaccination to enter the event.
Opera Columbus Asks Discussion
As part of our 40th anniversary season, we will examine the relationship between mental health and the arts in the recovery of traumatized members of our community, including current and retired members of our military. Join us for coffee, a continental breakfast, and an in depth conversation that will inspire you and those around you.
Opera Columbus Gala
Thursday, February 17, 2022 at 6pm
Glamorous looks, an unforgettable meal, and performances that will transport you. With Gretta Goodbottom as our auctioneer, the OC Gala will be the biggest and brightest party of our 40th anniversary season. Don’t miss this stunning evening supporting and celebrating 40 years of incredible opera. We guarantee this will be a night filled with surprises and new experiences. *Gala tickets are not part of the Party Series Subscription and can be purchased on our website.
Cooper-Bing Winner’s Circle Event
Sunday, May 15, 2022
Join us after the annual Cooper-Bing Vocal Competition to toast all of our brilliant winners. Meet the opera stars of tomorrow. Come and enjoy light refreshments and bubbly beverages with Gretta Goodbottom as cohost. *Admission to the Winner’s Circle also includes one ticket for the competition.
Drinks + Drag
Thursday, June 2, 2022 at 7pm
Back by popular demand! This isn’t your mother’s drag show, this is an OC drag show. Which means our Queens sing live and are classically trained vocalists and musicians. Party Pass subscribers are guaranteed a seat at Drinks + Drag (which sold out in days last season) and will receive two cocktail tickets. Come kick off Pride with OC, you won’t regret it! *Guests for Drinks + Drag must be 21 years or older.