Support Central Florida Lyric Opera

 Your Gift Supports Our Resident Artists Program

Central Florida Lyric Opera is structured and operates  as a non-profit organizaion

 Typical performance expenditures:
  • Performance license
  • Performance scripts
  • Venue rental
  • Rehearsal hall rental
  • Costumes
  • Props
  • Stagehands
  • Actors
  • Performance management
  • Publicity
  • Audio/Visual
  • Miscellaneous expenses
Where our $'s come from:
  • Ticket Sales ~ 40%
  • Individual Donations ~ 50%
  • Corporate Donations ~ 5%
  • Planned Giving ~ 5%
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    How will my donation be used?
    Your donation provides Resident Artists with training in voice technique, vocal coaching and role preparation, language study, workshop classes in audition technique, and more.
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    Is my donation used to produce musical productions?
    Validation of Resident Artists vocal and performance training is in front of a live audience, so YES, your donation helps produce musical productions.
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    Who benefits from my donation?
    Your donation helps provide CFLO's Resident Artists with a variety of vocal and performance training opportunities.
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    Is my donation used to pay performers?
    Guests artists are professionals and do frequently receive a small payment for their participation. Resident artists do not generally receive payment.
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    How can I make a donation?
    Make your check payable to Central Florida Lyric Opera and mail it to 1425 Martinez Drive | The Villages, FL 32159
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    Can I donate my time & talent?
    Absolutely! We especially need volunteers to help with back-stage operations (i.e., costumes, props, etc.).Click on the "Contact Us" icon at the bottom of this page and tell us how you wish to help.
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    Can I include CFLO in my estate planning?
    Absolutely! If you wish to include Central Florida Lyric Opera as part of your estate planning, please contact us at (800) 624-8038.
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    Can I make a donation online?
    You can. When you purchase a performance ticket using our online ticket service, just before you click "Process Order" you will be shown a "Donation" box where you may enter any amount you wish.