Be a part of the Festival Fans, our membership group for loyal supporters of Pittsburgh Festival Opera. Members enjoy invitations and access to special events and activities—many of them exclusively for Festival Opera Fans. Upcoming events explore the intersection of opera and other art forms, including musical soirees, fashion events, film screenings, gallery gatherings, and more. 

Activities and events—generally one each month—are available free-of-charge to Festival Opera Fans members. An annual membership is just $40 per person, or $75 for two members in the same household.

The Festival Fans are led by Debra Schurko, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Upcoming and Past Events

PAST Event from November 2018

Enjoy an evening filled with singing and bubbles (in a signature cocktail!) at the unique and contemporary Squirrel Hill home of one of our Festival Fans, in celebration of Mister Rogers’ opera "Windstorm in Bubbleland."

PAST EVENT FROM OCTOBER 2018

Join us for the next Festival Fans event as we gather around the fire at the Shooting Lodge at Longue Vue Club, for an evening of Pimms Cups and beautiful music.

PAST EVENT FROM FEBRUARY 2018

The chapel was packed for a chapel tour and program of sacred music for voice and organ at Saint Anthony Chapel, home to more than 5,000 relics of the Catholic faith.

PAST event from April 2017

Guests gathered at Chatham Hall on Sunday 30 April at 3:00 pm for "Sunday with Sweeney," a musical afternoon celebrating Stephen Sondheim's award-winning Broadway classic, Sweeney Todd.

PAST event from October 2017

The Frick Art & Historical Center was the place to be on Sunday 22 October at 1:00 pm for "Pastries and Peeks," an afternoon that combined an early look at The Frick's recent exhibition, Undressed: A History of Fashion in Underwear, with the Final Round of the Mildred Miller International Voice Competition.