Would You Like to Volunteer?

Become a part of the magic! Opera Idaho is looking for Opera lovers who want to work behind the scenes and volunteer to help bring the Opera to life!

Whether you are new to Opera Idaho or a dedicated volunteer, we hope you will join us for our volunteer luncheon. This is our way to thank everyone who has helped us throughout the season and to welcome new volunteers into the fold. Not only will you learn about the amazing productions we have planned for the upcoming season, but you will also learn about the may volunteering opportunities that will present themselves throughout the season.

Volunteer Luncheon
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 • 12:00pm
Lunch courtesy of Opera Idaho

As an Opera Idaho volunteer, you will have the opportunity to…

  • Attend a volunteer kick-off luncheon in the early fall
  • Participate in committees
  • Attend volunteer socials
  • Attend and assist at Opera Idaho special events
  • Plan signature events and fundraisers
  • Assist with various office tasks
  • Meet international opera stars
  • Set and achieve goals for the opera
  • If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out the Volunteer Information Form below.

Volunteer of the Year

Once a year, the staff chooses a volunteer that goes above and beyond to help wherever needed.

  • 2017-2018 TBA
  • 2016-2017 Susan Jones
  • 2015-2016 Ivana Gigante
  • 2014-2015 Regina Montenegro
  • 2013-2014 Rose-Marie & Max Bearden and Alize Norman
  • 2012-2013 Vicke Lee
  • 2011-2012 Mike Stanton
  • 2010-2011 Trish Ebsworth and Marvin Hansen
  • 2009-2010 Dan Monasterio & Eric Jones
  • 2008-2009 Jimsi Kuborn and Stan Fornander
  • 2007-2008 Bernadette Bonaminio
  • 2006-2007 Leslie Garrett

Thank You to Our Volunteers!

Last season was very successful for Opera Idaho, and that is in large part due to our dedicated group of local volunteers.

As our way of extending thanks here is a list with all the names of the generous folk who donated time and energy to Opera Idaho through the years. Current* as of May 15, 2017

Linda Allison
Lori Anderson
Tosha Anderson
Kaye & Harlan Andrijeski
Melissa Bagwell
Heather Ballantine
Abygail Ballantyne
Michael Barton
Rose-Marie & Max Bearden
Judy & David Becker
Kathleen Beynun
Phoebe Boelter
Dan Bonaminio
Alice Brockman
Matias Bronner
Tina Bronner
Lauren Caldwell
Kelly Cameron & family
Tina Carpenter
Willis Carr
Erin & Lex Case
Victor Castillo
Jonathan Collins
Iona Copeland
Jacob Copeland
Kellie Cosho
Janet Cox
Tia Crabtree
Glenna Crawforth
Mark Cullen
Cathleen Cuzzo
Michelle & David Czerepinksi
Phedre DeLauney
Michele & Jason Detwiler
Nik Dumas
Sue & Stan Fornander
Carla Fromm
Arlene Garner
Leslie Garrett
Susan & Paul Gibson
Ivana Gigante
Jade Graham
Lynda Grane
Patricia Gribben
Joanie & Phil Ehrnstein
Judy Ellis
Bae Emilson
Melody English
Michelle Guy
Cheryl Haas
Marvin Hansen
Chris Hatch
Sue & Fred Hebert
Gayle Dawn Hill
Maria & Cade Horsewood
Collin Howard
Gloria Hubbert
Cathy Ingle & Mark Junkert
Kristen Jackson
Heidi Jacobson
Rebecca Jauquet
Eric Jones
Susan Jones
Mindy & Tim Judy
Effie Kaufman
Kelly Kaye
Vicki Kreimeyer
Katrina Laird
Sharlotte Laufenbert
Alaggio Laurino
Mary & Boyd Leavitt
Casey Lebold
Vicke Lee
Carly Lewis
Kea Loveland
Lindsay Lowe
Alex Lundquist
Margaret & Todd Lundquist
Aggy Major
Barbara Martin-Sparrow
Addy Mass
Lynne Mattison
Susan May
Kathy McCinley
Yvonne McCoy
Mr & Mrs Tom McCreedy
Ellen McKinney
Ellie McKinnon
Evangel McVicker
Stephanie Meo
Jessica Meyers
Angela Tracy Miller
Patty’s mom
Dan Monasterio
Katie Monasterio
Regina Montenegro
Kelly Moylan
Barbara & Patrick Myhre
Kathleen Neville
Alice Norman
Kristine Nunes
Emily O’Connor
Teresa O’Neill
Jill Osborn
Valoree Overstreet
Steven Palin
Rebecca & Jason Pearce
Diane Petersen
Mollie Petty
Monroe Petty
Wanda & Bill Previty
Cara Quinn
James Quinn
Tina Reminger
Dirk Robinson
Gwen Rumer
Bonnie Salewski
Shantara & Robert Sandberg
Linda Secretan
Cathy Silak & Nick Miller
Bella Simpson
Patrick Smith
Roger Sparrow
Mike Stanton
Lisa Stearns
Sarah Stejkal
Ryan Stevenson
Aletha Sullivan
Nancylee Summervil
Adam Tardiff
Clair Tardiff
Mark Thompson
Will Thompson
Jenny Townsend
Patty Wainwright
Bill Wilkinson
Jim Williams
Janny & George Wing
Debbie Wynkoop
Jackie & Jim Zalewski
* We tried to include everyone who volunteered. If we failed to mention your name or know of someone who volunteered but is not mentioned, please let us know so we may post the update on this list.
** We routinely acknowledge our volunteers in printed materials – if you do not want to be listed, please let us know as well.