Opera Companies in Los Angeles County

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, home of the Los Angeles Opera. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.

Opera Location
Burbank Civic Light Opera Burbank
Casa Italiana Opera Co. Sherman Oaks
Desert Opera Theatre Palmdale
Guild Opera Co. Hollywood
The Industry Los Angeles
Long Beach Opera Long Beach
Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera Pacific Palisades
Los Angeles Opera Los Angeles
Opera on Tap Los Angeles
Opera UCLA Los Angeles
Pacific Opera Project Los Angeles
Santa Monica Civic Light Opera Santa Monica
Southland Sings Duarte
Vineyard Touring Opera Co. Claremont


The Long Beach Opera is the oldest opera company in Los Angeles County.


The Los Angeles Opera is the fourth largest opera company in the nation.


Among the distinguished artists nurtured by the L.A. Opera who have gone on to enjoy national recognition are Richard Bernstein, Greg Fedderly, Rodney Gilfry, Suzanna Guzman, and Paula Rasmussen.


Opera singer, television personality and native daughter Susanna Guzman had aspired to be an actress and rock singer prior to her career in opera.