Maine
Profile Type: Cultural Nonprofit
NEFA Grant Recipient
Cultural Nonprofit
Venue
Opera House Arts

Opera House Arts (OHA) at the Stonington Opera House uses the performing arts to foster and promote excellence in all the ways we perform our lives: Incite Art, Create Community. Housed in a 107-year-old, 250-seat theater, OHA seeks to work with high-caliber professionals and community members, to develop original work, and to create the space for fun and challenging artistic experiences.

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I Have Worked With

  • July 2018

    The Half Moon Jug Band played at Opera House Arts as part of our Live! for $5 series.

  • August 2017

    The Gary Smulyan Duo played as part of the 17th Annual Deer Isle Jazz Festival in 2017.

  • July 2017

    The DaPonte String Quartet played a concert entitled "More for Four" at our Burnt Cove Church Community Center space as part of our Chamber at the Church series in summer 2017, and have played previously at the Opera House as well.

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Tony
Job Title/Position: 
Executive Director
Mailing Address: 
PO Box 56
Stonington, ME 04681
Physical Address: 
1 School Street
Stonington, ME 04681
Last Name: 
Adams
Phone: 
207-367-2788

About

Profile Type: 
Cultural Nonprofit
Primary Discipline: 
Multi-Disciplinary
Additional Disciplines: 
Dance - General
Dance - Ballet
Dance - Ballroom
Dance - Ethnic
Dance - Folk
Dance - Hip Hop
Dance - Jazz
Dance - Modern / Contemporary
Dance - Tap / Percussive
Dance - Traditional
Literary Arts - Poetry
Literary Arts - Spoken Word
Media - Film
Multi-Disciplinary
Music - General
Music - Band
Music - Chamber
Music - Children's
Music - Choral
Music - Country
Music - Dance / DJ
Music - Electronica
Music - Ethnic / World
Music - Folk
Music - Jazz
Music - Native American Drum
Music - New
Music - Opera
Music - Orchestral
Music - Pop / Rock
Music - R&B / Soul
Music - Rap / Hip-Hop
Music - Solo / Recital
Music - Traditional
Theater - General
Theater - Children's
Theater - Devised / Artist-Led
Theater - Improv
Theater - Mime
Theater - Musical
Theater - Playwriting
Theater - Puppet
Theater - Solo / One-Person Show
Theater - Storytelling
Theater - Variety / Vaudeville
Year Founded: 
1999
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
Families
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Incarcerated (or Formerly Incarcerated) Individuals
LGBTQ Populations
Native American Tribes
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Veteran/Active Duty Military Personnel
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Arts Centers
Activities and Services: 
Arts Instruction / Lessons
Community Arts
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Curriculum Development
Film Showings
Performance / Concert / Reading
Preservation / Conservation
Public Art Projects (In Free, Public Spaces)
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Residency - Production / Development
Venue Rental
Virtual Events
Wedding / Parties / Private Gatherings
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Events Per Year: 
75
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region
State
Multi-State Region

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
Actors' Equity Association
Maine Arts Commission
ArtsEngageME
I am a NEFA Grant Recipient

Accessibility of Services

Access accommodations for people who use a wheelchair and have limited mobility
Access accommodations for people who are Deaf and hard-of-hearing

Venue Available for Rent/Use

Venue Name: 
Opera House Arts
Venue Type: 
Theater
Venue Address: 
1 School Street
Stonington
Stonington, ME 04681
Venue Phone: 
207-367-2788
Stage Details: 
Black Box
Seasons Available: 
Spring
Summer
Winter
Fall
Venue Features: 
Climate control
Dressing room(s)
Exhibition walls
Green room
Light system / track lighting
Movie screen/projection capabilities
Piano
Sound system
WiFi
Venue Accessibility: 
Access accommodations for people who are Deaf and hard-of-hearing
Facility is physically accessible (such as parking, entrances, accessible restrooms, seating, backstage)