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Using the Scenic City Opera website indicates your agreement and acceptance of these terms. If you do not accept these terms, do not use the Scenic City Opera website or download materials from the Scenic City Opera website.

Please feel free to browse the Scenic City Opera website; however, your access to and use of the Scenic City Opera website is subject to the following Terms and all applicable laws. To start with:

  • You shall use the Scenic City Opera website for lawful purposes only.
  • You shall not post or transmit through the Scenic City Opera website any information or material which violates or infringes, in any way, the rights of others.
  • You shall not post or transmit through the Scenic City Opera website comments which are threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, harassing, or otherwise objectionable.
  • You shall not post or transmit through the Scenic City Opera website any information or material which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to liability or otherwise violate any law or administrative ruling or guidelines, is in violation of these Terms, or which, without Scenic City Opera’s prior written approval, contain advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services.

Any conduct by you that, in Scenic City Opera’s opinion, restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Scenic City Opera website will not be permitted.


The Scenic City Opera website contains information and material that is protected by international copyright, trademark and other laws, and the entire content of the Scenic City Opera website is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States Copyright Laws. Scenic City Opera owns the copyright in the overall selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, and owns the rights in, or license to use, the individual components of such content.

Materials may not be copied, reproduced, republished, modified, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way or decompiled, reverse engineered or disassembled, including but not limited to the text, images, and audio and/or video, except for your personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices and make no change in or deletion of author attribution.

This limited authorization is not a transfer of ownership of these materials and by your use of the Scenic City Opera website, you acknowledge that you do not acquire any license, ownership or other rights to the content.

Modification or use of the content for any other purpose is a violation of Scenic City Opera’s or such other sources’ copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights and may violate other laws.

The use of any such content on any other website or networked computer or environment is prohibited without Scenic City Opera’s express written consent. If you breach any of these Terms, your authorization to use the Scenic City Opera website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed content.


The Scenic City Opera website, content and related communications are provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied, of any kind, including, but not limited to, warranties of merchantability, non-infringement, or fitness for particular purpose.

Scenic City Opera assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for any damages of any nature caused by the use of this website. This express disclaimer includes damages caused by viruses, worms, trojans or any other computer software or anomaly that may infect, affect, or damage your computer hardware, software, memory or any other property of yours or others, as a result of your access to, use of, or browsing in the Scenic City Opera website.

Third-Party Websites

Scenic City Opera may provide as a convenience to you, links to websites and content operated by other entities and persons, but makes no representations whatsoever about any other websites which you may access through this one. Any link to a non-Scenic City Opera website does not mean that Scenic City Opera endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use of such website.

If you use these websites, you do so at your own risk. Scenic City Opera makes no warranty or representation regarding, and does not sponsor or endorse, any linked websites or the information or materials appearing thereon or any of products and services described thereon.

Furthermore, links do not imply that Scenic City Opera is affiliated or associated with, or that any linked website is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo, or copyright of Scenic City Opera.

Third Party Content

Any opinions, statements, services, offers or other information or content expressed or made available in the website by any third party are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of Scenic City Opera.

Limitation of Liability

Your use and browsing of the Scenic City Opera website is at your own risk. If you are dissatisfied with any of the content contained in the Scenic City Opera website, or with any of these Terms, we welcome your comments, however your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the website. Under no circumstances will Scenic City Opera be held liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, special or punitive damages whatsoever arising out of your access to, use, inability to use or the results of use of the Scenic City Opera website, or any websites linked to the this website.

Scenic City Opera shall have no liability or responsibility for any acts, omissions, or conduct of any user or third party.

Information You Provide

By submitting information and material, including text, photographs, audio and/or visual recordings, to the Scenic City Opera website, you automatically grant to Scenic City Opera (or warrant that the owner of such information and material has expressly granted to Scenic City Opera) a royalty-free, perpetual, and unrestricted right and license to use that information or material in any way. You also agree that Scenic City Opera is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques that you send Scenic City Opera for any purpose.

As further provided above, you are deemed to agree through the use of the Scenic City Opera website not to provide any information or materials to Scenic City Opera that are defamatory, threatening, obscene, harassing, in violation of any law, or the proprietary information or materials of another person or entity. You shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on the Scenic City Opera website any information and material protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express written permission of the owner of such right(s). You shall be solely liable for any damages resulting from any infringement of copyright, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission.


Scenic City Opera reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to revise these Terms at any time and correct any errors or omissions in any portion of the Scenic City Opera website and content. Scenic City Opera is under no obligation to update Content. Scenic City Opera may also make changes in the products, operas, artists, dates, services, programs, or prices described on the Scenic City Opera website at any time without notice. Your continued use of the Scenic City Opera website after any change Scenic City Opera makes will be considered acceptance of those changes. You should revisit these Terms from time to time to review the current Terms because they are binding on you.

Linking to the Scenic City Opera website/RSS Feeds

Anyone linking to Scenic City Opera’s website must comply with the below guidelines for linking and all applicable laws.

Guidelines for linking to the LA Opera website:

  • URLs for individual pages may change as we update content. Please check your links often to ensure they remain active.
  • Re-posting sceniccityopera.org content or images on other websites or framing of sceniccityopera.org pages within another website is prohibited. Instead of framing, please open sceniccityopera.org in a new window/tab.
  • It is not Scenic City Opera’s standard policy to exchange reciprocal links. Requests for reciprocal links are reviewed independently.
  • Links to sceniccityopera.org should not appear as though the linking site has a primary relationship with Scenic City Opera.
  • Paraphrasing or excerpting sceniccityopera.org content is not permitted.

Guidelines for RSS Feeds

We welcome the use of sceniccityopera.org RSS feeds for personal use in a news reader or as part of a noncommercial website or blog. If you post our RSS content links on your website, we ask that you provide proper attribution.

Social Media Fan Posting Guidelines

The Scenic City Opera Social Media pages (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc.) are places for friends, family, and fans to connect and interact with our opera company and with each other. We want to hear from you, and we welcome fan input on our pages. To ensure that these pages provide a positive experience for all fans, we ask that you please refrain from posting vulgar or profane words, spam messages, duplicate messages, or any other content that could be inappropriate for public conversation on our Timeline/s. In order to maintain a welcoming environment for constructive communication, we reserve the right to remove any content in violation of these guidelines and/or to ban fans who post such material.

If we believe it is necessary to respond to a fan comment using private communication methods — such as email, phone, or private message — we may ask the fan to correspond with us through those methods instead of on our Timeline/s. We reserve the right to ban any fans who are unwilling to comply with that request.

We encourage fans to participate on our pages, and we want your experience there to be engaging and enjoyable. We ask that all fans and visitors to our pages please abide by these posting guidelines for the greater benefit of the Scenic City Opera Social Media community. Thank you.



Date last updated: 4/20/15