CitiOpera is a not-for-profit organisation with a specific focus on presenting great operatic masterpieces while developing Melbourne’s emerging operatic talent. Since 2014 the company has undertaken a vigorous program of reinvention and growth with the integration of incredible new talent and repertoire.

CitiOpera prides itself on showcasing the finest operatic talent to delight and move audiences. Since its origins as Melbourne City Opera in 1997, the company has developed a reputation for excellence and as a training ground for operatic stars of the future.

CitiOpera currently receives no government funding and is supported entirely by donations from the public, private companies and philanthropic organisations.