Reach discerning, engaged arts patrons with your SummerFest ad. Reinforce your identity as an organization committed to the community in which it does business.

By advertising in Opera Theatre SummerFest’s program, you take advantage of a new marketing niche—discerning and adventurous music lovers at the region’s only summer classical music festival. You also maximize your visibility to a highly-educated, upwardly-mobile and family-oriented demographic. Be a part of something fresh and relevant—operas sung in English, American musicals, and family programming that enhances the year-round cultural excellence of the Pittsburgh community. This comprehensive program is a guide to the complete SummerFest experience, featuring performance information and background content. Your ad will reach more than 6,000 audience members during the four-week festival, including:

All five mainstage operas, 17 performances at The Twentieth Century Club in Oakland:

  • The Marriage of Figaro (3 performances)
  • Damn Yankees (6 performances)
  • A New Kind of Fallout  (3 performances)
  • Capriccio (3 performances)
  • Figaro Redux  (2 performances)

And an additional 10 events:

  • SummerFest Recital Series (6 recitals)
  • The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs (4 performances)


Ad Rates

For detailed information, please print the Rate Card.

    Color Black & white
Back Cover   $2,000 X
Inside Covers   $1,600 X
Full Page   X $900
Half Page   X $550
Quarter Page   X $375
Eighth Page/Business Card   X $125


Ad Specifications

For Program Ad Specifications, print our SummerFest Program Rate Card.



  • SPACE: by Wednesday, June 17, 2015
  • ART: by Monday, June 20, 2015


Ad Sales and Contracts

To reserve your ad, please download and print the Advertising Contract.

Yvonne Hudson, Director of Marketing, 412-621-1499 or (mobile) 412-512-0589

Ads should be submitted digitally to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.