News

Call for Submissions - Seeking new vocal works!

Opera Cultura is seeking new vocal works for the inaugural Canto Concert - NEW VOICES. Submissions are due June 15, and selected compositions will be performed at the Canto Concert on Oct 6, 2018.

Announcing next season and our new Opera Guild!

We are excited to announce just a few of the exciting things in store for the 2018 - 2019 season, including a full production of La Llorona, an online broadcast of Cuentos de Peregrinación, the 2nd annual Canto Online Vocal Competition, and the inaugural Canto Concert - NEW VOICES. This year we are also starting a new Opera Cultura Volunteer Guild - join our family today!


Bless Me, Ultima - A Resounding Success!

Héctor Armienta’s new Mexican-American opera Bless Me, Ultima received its West Coast premiere April 20-22 at the Mexican Heritage Theater in San Jose. View photos of the opera production and related events.


Memories from the World Premiere of Bless Me, Ultima

This past February, Friends of Opera Cultura gathered in Albuquerque, New Mexico for the world premiere of Bless Me, Ultima.


Announcing - Free art class for foster youth

Opera Cultura is offering a free art class for youth at The Hub, a community resource center for foster youth in San Jose.