Lyric Opera Northwest

  • Other Unions: None.
  • Founded: 2004
  • Admin: 2069387820
  • Tickets: 2065797216
  • Main email
  • non-profit organization

17538 12th Avenue NE
Shoreline, WA   98155
17538 12th Avenue NE
Shoreline, WA   98155

TPS Member Discount: No. We make little enough as it is. Particularly in regard to the excellence of our productions, which is nothing less than miraculous.


LONW MISSION STATEMENT A Celebration of Music! is a nonprofit organization established for the following purposes: • A Celebration of Music! is a nonprofit organization established for the following purposes: • To promote, arouse interest in, perpetuate, and cultivate the classical musical and theater arts, especially in children; • To develop and maintain the public's and children's appreciation of the heritage of western artistic civilization; • To impart knowledge and appreciation in the community for the history of music and theater by sponsoring opera, concerts, recitals, and oratorio performances; • To sponsor public festivals, concerts, exhibits, plays, musicals, concerts and other productions; • To foster development in the community for the appreciation of dramatic and musical arts, such as by staging theatrical productions; • To develop the talent of children, singers and performers; • To promote, encourage and train the talent and abilities of artists and children; and • To encourage musicians with the opportunity to perform in public.


LONW has produced 1 or 2 operas per year since 2005, and additionally has had great success in musical theater. We started at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, and were then invited by the Seattle Theater Group to produce our shows in the Moore Theater. We are now back at the Meydenbauer Center after 5 years at the Moore.


  • Artistic Director - Pamela Casella
  • Managing Director - Craig Nim
  • Casting Director - Pamela Casella
  • Production Manager - Craig Nim
  • Marketing Director - Kim Cooney

Umbrella Memberships

  • Tours: We invite school children to rehearsals.
  • Performer compensation: Contract
  • Tech & Production compensation: No
  • Designer compensation: Contract
  • Internships offered: no
  • Accept script submissions: We are an opera company mainly.
  • Classes: adults; teens; kids;

Member in:

2019 - 2013 
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