Contact

General Inquiries

Hampton Roads: 757.627.9545
Central & Northern Virginia: 804.644.8168
Email: info@vaopera.org

IN HAMPTON ROADS: Street Address: 160 W. Virginia Beach Boulevard Norfolk, VA 23510  Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2580 Norfolk, VA 23501

IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA : Street Address: Dominion Arts Center 600 East Grace Street Richmond, VA 23219  Mailing Address: P.O. Box 784 Richmond, VA 23218

IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA: Mailing Address: 10660 Page Avenue #1345 Fairfax, VA 22038-1345

Virginia Opera Staff

To contact staff, please click on the email links below, or dial our office numbers above, followed by the party’s extension. We look forward to hearing from you!

Executive

Administration

Artistic

Development

  • Howard Bender 3398 Vice-President of Operations, Central and Northern Virginia
  • Lisa Sands 3319 Director of Development, Hampton Roads
  • Ellen Bender 3396 Director of Development, Central and Northern Virginia
  • Kandis Hyde 3318 Annual Fund Manager
  • Susan Porter 3372 Sr. Development Writer & Research Analyst

Education

Finance

Marketing & Patron Services

Production