Bringing Professional Opera to Eastern Iowa

Welcome to Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre! Since 1998 we have been committed to bringing high quality, professional opera productions to eastern Iowa. Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre presents two to three operas each season as well as several special events. American artists and international artists are featured singers in our productions.


Our performance venues are diverse and include locations in the communities of Cedar Rapids, Coralville, Iowa City and Waterloo-Cedar Falls. Preview our amazing upcoming performances or buy your tickets today. Whether you are a newcomer to the wonderful, multimedia art form that is opera or a seasoned patron, we invite you to join us and Experience the AHHH!


Sample Our Work

Experience the sights and sounds of Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre’s productions!
Click here for samples of our IPTV-filmed productions of Salome and Madama Butterfly.

Support Your Opera

Your support makes all the difference! Enrich your relationship with Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre. Click here to make a gift.