It’s a fun way to make a difference for one of Louisville’s crown jewels. You’ll become a Kentucky Opera insider and you’ll learn about one of the oldest and grandest art forms as you mingle with young professionals like yourself and local leaders to promote community, culture, and connectivity.

Be part of a fashionable, stylish, new generation of opera goers. Our young professionals are immersed in this incredible art form that brings together unparalleled singing, live music, drama, movement, and beautiful stories. As
a member, you’ll be invited to learn about opera and music in ways you never thought possible – through exclusive and intimate events, both on and off stage.


YPOP “Brunch” at Porch Kitchen & Bar
Sunday, November 10 from 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
280 W Jefferson St #1432, Louisville, KY 40202

Join YPOP for brunch cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at Porch Kitchen & Bar before the matinee performance of Glory Denied. Your $20 admission includes admittance to the event;, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and unlimited white & sparkling wine plus beer.

If you’re between the ages of 21 and 40, we want you to join our group. Here are just some of the experiences waiting for you.

Special performance pricing.

Members can purchase a season subscription for 3 shows at the lowest price in town or purchase discount single tickets well below our regular ticket price.

Exclusive social events.

Belly up to the bar with our world-class artists during exclusive YPOP happy hours. Get to know our singers, directors, conductors, and staff before you see them on stage. Then join them again for our Friday night cast parties.

Behind the scenes rehearsal experiences.

You’ll head into the rehearsal room, backstage and beyond to find out just what it takes to put a grand performance together. Hear from the experts and ask questions. Who knows? You might become a supernumerary* in no time at all.

A chance to network.

YPOP members are often invited to events with our Board of Directors, Patrons’ Circle, and Honorary Council. Plus you just might score a great deal to our annual black tie gala: Carnevale.

Opportunities to represent Kentucky Opera.

YPOP members act as ambassadors to the Louisville community — sharing what you learn and volunteering for off site events all year long. Kentucky Opera could not be represented in so many community events without volunteers like YPOP members.

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