The Oconee Performing Arts Society(OPAS) is thrilled to be nominated for best civic organization in recognition for all they do for the community’s children and students. OPAS is dedicated to raising the curtain on cultural excellence through its main stage programs and working with local students through its extensive Educational Outreach programs. With the support of their loyal membership of nearly 700 residents, they are redefining the cultural landscape with every performance.
Each Season creative leadership seeks to expose audiences to groundbreaking performing arts. OPAS enjoys relationships with world-class artists to present inspiring performances of symphonic, jazz, Broadway, and other eclectic musical genres that entertain audiences and local students.
The arts are an intrinsic part of cultural enrichment and economic prosperity. Engaging tens of thousands of patrons, visitors, and students through the years, OPAS reaches deep within the community and beyond, bringing together a diverse range of individuals to enjoy their performances and Arts Education Initiatives.
From under the stage lights to under the stars, OPAS performances embrace the traditions of the past and the vibrant artistry of the future.