Access & Civic Engagement

The Access and Civic Engagement division of the Impact Department builds equity-based systems, programming, and partnerships. This work is community driven, focused on telling stories, building trust, and elevating representation across culture and access. Our core objectives prioritize building relationships, and content to reflect the collaborative potential and diversity of the Minnesota.


Offstage is a series of casual, free community events related to MN Opera’s MainStage presentations. Join us!

Creative Disruption

Creative disruptions builds culturally innovative, professional development centered content by hosting digital and in-person conversations for MN Opera staff and friends. Content distribution and conversation offerings happen once every month during a Friday lunch hour.

Opera INsights

Enjoy a free, fun and informative half-hour session which includes an overview of the characters and music, historical and cultural context for the opera and highlights to watch for during the show.


Tempo is a program for opera fans and the opera-curious, ages 21–45, that provides affordable tickets to performances and builds a dynamic, vibrant, and divers community through unique and fun social events.


For more information about how we’re increasing access for people with disabilities, visit Accessibility Services.

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