Mission & History

0708 Opera RLG03master 2Founded in 1929, the Chautauqua Opera Company is North America's oldest continuously operating summer opera company and fourth-oldest opera company after the Metropolitan Opera, Cincinnati Opera and San Francisco Opera. 

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Leadership & Staff

07XX16 FEAT OperaCrew CB 02Steven Osgood is the General and Artistic Director of the Chautauqua Opera Company and Carol Rausch is the Music Administrator/Chorus Master.

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Press Releases/News Links

062516 StevenOsgood sh 04View articles about the Chautauqua Opera Company written by The Chautauquan Daily.

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Past Productions

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Supers and Children’s Choir

TheClowns 0151"Supers" people of all ages who volunteer their time and act as "extras" in Chautauqua Opera productions. Volunteers may perform as waiters, guards, townsfolk, etc., according to the production's needs.

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Performance Venues & Accessibility

norton hallDuring the season, the Chautauqua Opera Company uses Norton Hall and the Jane A. Gross Opera Center.

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