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Ciao, Opera Mavens. Spring forward & have fun supporting local opera!


Gala Dinner: Evening at the Cabaret – Our entertainment for the evening will feature Vanessa Bousay singing Broadway tunes, then special guest David Gockley will assist her in an onstage transformation to Erik Chalfant singing arias from the world of opera, all accompanied by pianist Tom Shaw. Tickets $80 per person; click here to purchase or contact Silvia Lin (925-838-9255, for more information.
Sun Mar 24 at 5pm, Sequoyah Country Club, 4550 Heafey Rd, Oakland

OPERA SAN JOSE or 408-437-4450
35th Anniversary Gala Dinner – Join us for a festive evening as we enjoy classic California cuisine with wine pairing, live and silent auctions, followed by performances from current and former resident artists plus the cast from our upcoming production of Madama Butterfly. Cocktail attire or black tie optional. Tickets $200 per person ($90 tax deductible), available online or by calling the Box Office at number above; seats are also available for 8pm performance only ($35, click here to purchase)
Sat Apr 6 at 5:30 pm, California Theatre, 345 So 1st St, San Jose

MEROLA OPERA PROGRAM or 415-936-2324
If I Were You: A World Premiere Gala – Celebrate as we prepare to make history with our first specially commissioned opera! It’s an evening with something for everyone: cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and silent auction followed by formal dinner, Adler Fellows concert with special performance by Jake Heggie, and DJ after-party. Black tie attire preferred. Tickets start at $250 per person; click here to purchase or for more info.
Sat Apr 13 at 6pm, Ritz-Carlton, 600 Stockton St, San Francisco

Getting Our Act Together: Opera and Art – Sip complimentary wine as you view works from The Stockton Art League and community (art will also be offered for sale), then enjoy dinner and an ensemble of talented vocalists from the University of the Pacific performing a variety of operatic selections. Tickets $85 per person, RSVP by Fri Mar 29; for more information call 209-329-3453.
Sat Apr 13 at 6pm, Stockton Golf & Country Club, 3800 Country Club Blvd