Do you believe in the power of the performing arts to inspire, illuminate, and entertain?


Your gift of any amount will help keep our lights burning bright all year long and this historic theater a vibrant part of Deer Isle's unique cultural landscape.

Opera House Arts uses the performing arts to foster and promote excellence in all the ways we perform our lives.

Support Opera House Arts at the Stonington Opera House, on the National Register of Historic Places.


photo | Dan Rajter

Giving Societies

By joining the chorus of support, you will help deliver education, engagement, entertainment, and the magic of live performance throughout the year.


Please help to ensure the iconic Stonington Opera House continues to shine on this historic working waterfront in its second century.

Opus Society | $1,000- $2,499

  • A “Golden Popcorn Pass”

  • Advance invitation to the annually sold-out OHA Summer Gala

  • Season’s End Cocktail Reception

1912 Circle of the Opus Society | $2,500- $4,999

  • All of the above, and

  • Invitations to live theater productions and special events

1886 Circle of the Opus Society | $5,000- $9,999

  • All of the above, and

  • Participate in Directors' “Page One" conversations

The Next 10 Society | $10,000- $14,999

  • All of the above, and

  • Two tickets to the OHA Summer Gala

Founder's Society | $15,000 +

  • All of the above, and

  • A private screening for you and your guests in the historic theater

Second Century Society

When you include Opera House Arts in your estate plans, your legacy will continue to give to future generations of island residents and visitors. Help ensure that we have the resources to honor our commitment to incite art and create community with a simple bequest through your will or other planned gift option.

Let us recognize you today
for your planned gift of tomorrow.

Find out more here

Did You Know You Can Donate Stock?

Transfers of securities may be made c/o Fidelity Investments 

PO Box 770001, Cincinnati, OH 45277 

Opera House Arts


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Just have your custodian send the stock to OHA's account. As simple as that. You can get a tax benefit and OHA can continue to build community on the island and peninsula and in the schools.

Bill Anderson, OHA Donor & Board Chair

NEFA supporter of Opera House Arts

Opera House Arts is supported by the New England Foundation for the Arts through the New England Arts Resilience Fund, part of the United States Regional Arts Resilience Fund, an initiative of the U.S. Regional Arts Organizations and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with major funding from the federal CARES Act from the National Endowment for the Arts.