Educate

Encourage Young Talent

Build Appreciative Audiences

Established in 1964, with the mission to educate, to build appreciative audiences, and to encourage young talent throughout the state of Florida by providing classical vocal and opera competitions. We support the St. Petersburg Opera Company and its educational programs.

Mme. Georges Bizet's
exclusive
holiday salon...

54th Annual
St. Petersburg Opera Guild
Silver Bells Luncheon
“Belle Époque Afternoon”

Friday, December 6th, 11 AM

Isla del Sol Country Club

FREE VALET PARKING!

General Meeting Luncheon

Friday, October 25, 11:30

$30 per person

Reservations

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Education

St Pete Opera Guild helps to fund a program for schoolchildren introducing them to opera.

Here is a video about a production of Pinocchio produced by St. Petersburg Opera.

Competitions

Since our inception, the St. Petersburg Opera Guild has provided scholarships to young Floridians to further their operatic goals.

Now in our 50th Year, the High School Competition continues in 2020!

Some 2019 Winners

St. Petersburg Opera Company

Of course, the St. Petesrburg Opera Guild supports the St. Petersburg Opera Company, and the talented team of professionals led by Maestro Mark Sforzini.

Upcoming Events

Oct
14
Mon
St. Petersburg Opera ‘The Merry Widow’ Emerging Artist run-through with orchestra  @ Palladium Theatre
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
St. Petersburg Opera 'The Merry Widow' Emerging Artist run-through with orchestra  @ Palladium Theatre
OCT 14 MON
St. Petersburg Opera ‘The Merry Widow’ Emerging Artist run-through with orchestra 
Oct 14@ 2:00-5:00 pm @ The Palladium
Open to St Petersburg Opera Guild members. Admission is free
Oct
16
Wed
St. Petersburg Opera ‘The Merry Widow’ Emerging Artists Dress Rehearsal
Oct 16 all-day
St. Petersburg Opera 'The Merry Widow' Emerging Artists Dress Rehearsal
OCT 16 WED
St. Petersburg Opera ‘The Merry Widow’ Emerging Artists Dress Rehearsal
Oct 16@_______@ The Palladium
Open to St. Petersburg Guild members. Admission is free
Oct
18
Fri
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs ‘The Merry Widow’ @ The Palladium @ Palladium Theatre
Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs 'The Merry Widow' @ The Palladium @ Palladium Theatre
OCT 18, 20, 22
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs ‘The Merry Widow’ @ The Palladium
The Palladium Theater 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Fri Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm
Sun Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm
Tue Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm
Tickets available at STPETEOPERA.ORG or 727-823-2040
Oct
20
Sun
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs ‘The Merry Widow’ @ The Palladium @ Palladium Theatre
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs 'The Merry Widow' @ The Palladium @ Palladium Theatre
OCT 18, 20, 22
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs ‘The Merry Widow’ @ The Palladium
The Palladium Theater 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Fri Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm
Sun Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm
Tue Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm
Tickets available at STPETEOPERA.ORG or 727-823-2040
Oct
22
Tue
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs ‘The Merry Widow’ @ The Palladium @ Palladium Theatre
Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs 'The Merry Widow' @ The Palladium @ Palladium Theatre
OCT 18, 20, 22
St. Petersburg Opera Company performs ‘The Merry Widow’ @ The Palladium
The Palladium Theater 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Fri Oct 18 @ 8:00 pm
Sun Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm
Tue Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm
Tickets available at STPETEOPERA.ORG or 727-823-2040
Notes & Score

2019 Youth Competition

Here are photos of the 2019 competition. The winners are listed below. Victoria Huerta –1st place Leigh Ives-2nd place Kamryn Jones-3rd place Isabella Ruano-honorable mention

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Rebecca Turngren

Here’s a video posted by Rebecca Turngren!
Sul fin d’un soffio etesio – Falstaff
The Black Swan – The Medium
3/2/19

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Flashmob

St. Petersburg Opera Guild members got a tip … a flashmob was about to explode with Holiday Cheer at the SunDial in St. Petersburg, Florida.

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Creative Collaborations

St. Petersburg Opera Guild supports Creative Collaborations with local playwrights, dancers, musicians, singers and academics from local universities.

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