Corporate Support

The Rake's Progress, 2009

Over the last three decades, Pacific Opera Victoria has grown to be an internationally recognized symbol of excellence and artistic commitment. We apply these levels of excellence and commitment to your sponsorship investment in a Pacific Opera Victoria by listening to your needs and working to achieve your organization's goals through our experience and innovation. An investment in POV will meet and exceed your highest expectations.

Pacific Opera Victoria is the fastest growing opera company in Canada. A partnership with us will bring you:

  • Access to our enthusiastic and involved audience – an audience with a 94.1% sold capacity.
  • Exclusive hospitality opportunities for you, your clients, and your employees.
  • Complimentary tickets and an option to purchase additional tickets at a 20% discount.
  • Interaction with our top-tier donors and well-respected business executives at our performances and events.
  • Sustained communications and media exposure that will help move your organization to the forefront of our community.

Season Highlights

  • Three mainstage productions a year.
  • Community outreach programs that include free previews and community concerts.
  • Dynamic educational outreach programs that include student dress rehearsals for each production and our touring Opera in Schools initiative, bringing opera to young audiences throughout the CRD and beyond.
  • Sense of Occasion –opening night pre-performance reception for each production.
  • Pre-performance lobby lectures.
  • Special donor events and concerts.

Supporting the arts in Victoria is good business

Pacific Opera Victoria offers an attractive range of recognition opportunities based on your organization's level of sponsorship that include:

  • Print, radio and television coverage supported by our Media Partners.
  • Recognition on sponsor boards and lobby banners at performances throughout the season.
  • Logo projection on the surtitle screen prior to, and during the intermissions, at performances throughout the season.
  • Colour ads in our house programmes.
  • Logo recognition in our newsletter, Key Notes..
  • Website recognition.
  • Logo placement on selected promotional materials throughout our season to increase awareness of your organization.

We invite you to explore the benefits of sponsorship

  • Join us as a guest and experience a performance or special event.
  • Meet with us so we can learn about your organization's history and business goals.
  • We will then create a custom sponsorship package designed to fulfill your organization's promotional, business development and community outreach objectives.
  • Partner with us and experience the thrill of investing in Vancouver Island's most vibrant and most recognized arts organization.



Steve Barker
Donor Relations Coordinator

Pacific Opera Victoria is very grateful to our public funders, corporate supporters and foundation donors. Thank you for your generous support!