Fabulous at Forty Celebrations

 

   

Saturday, April 11, 2015
6:30 PM Cocktails
Norfolk Waterside Marriott
Fourth Floor Ballroom

 

 

Join us for Fabulous at Forty! , a very special evening  --  presented by Troutman Sanders -- to celebrate Virginia Opera’s 40th Anniversary!  The Gala will include cocktails, a three-course seated dinner with entertainment featuring Soprano Elaine Alvarez and baritone Christopher Burchett, from the stages of opera companies throughout the United States and Europe, joined by members of The Herndon Foundation Emerging Artist Program, silent and live auctions AND a fabulous After-Party with dancing to the sounds of Rare Mixx.

Sponsorship levels and ticket prices include Emerald Benefactor ($5,000), Sapphire Benefactor ($2.500), Table Sponsor ($2,000), Amico ($500) and single tickets ($250).  Click on “Learn More” for information on sponsor benefits and tax-deductible amounts for each sponsorship or ticket level.  Click on “Buy Norfolk Tickets” to reserve and pay for tickets online.  Tables are filling up quickly – please make your reservation no later than March 27, 2015.

Presenting Sponsor

Troutman Sanders

Ruby Benefactor

A Special Friend of Virginia Opera

Emerald Benefactor

Kym Hemley Butz and Joe Butz

Sinclair Communications

Deborah Wyld

Sapphire Benefactor

Atlantic Shores Retirement Community

Bank of America/Merrill Lynch

Edward and Linda Lilly

SunTrust

 UBS/Atlantic Wealth Management Group

 

For more information about Sponsorship Levels, please contact Lisa Sands, Director of Development at 757.213.4554 or lisa.sands@vaopera.org.

 

 

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Thursday, April 23, 2015
6:30 PM Cocktails
The Commonwealth Club
Richmond, Virginia

 

 

The Central Virginia Board of Governors requests the pleasure of your company at Spring Gala 2015-Fabulous at Forty! Join us at The Commonwealth Club in Richmond on April 23, 2015 for cocktails, dinner, silent & live auctions and Arias and Duets, featuring Metropolitan Opera mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Bishop and members of The Herndon Foundation Emerging Artist Program. Tickets go on sale March 2, 2015. Single tickets begin at $300.00.  Click on “Learn More” for information on sponsor benefits and tax-deductible amounts for each sponsorship or ticket level.  Click on “Buy Richmond Tickets” to reserve and pay for tickets online. Seating is limited, so please make your reservation no later than April 9, 2015. Sponsorship Levels include:

Allegro: $5,000
Includes preferred seating at table for eight, with one opera star included at table, recognition in Gala 2015 program, recognition in 2015-16 Opera Playbill and recognition on Virginia Opera website.
(Tax deductible portion: $3,750)

Andante: $3,000
Includes seating at table for six, preferred seating for you and five guests at Join the Stars Onstage (February 2016), recognition in Gala 2015 program, recognition in 2015-16 Opera Playbill, and recognition on Virginia Opera website.
(Tax deductible portion: $2,250)

 

For more information about Sponsorship Levels, please contact Howard Bender, Vice President of Central and Northern Virginia Operations at 804.644.8168 ext. 3398 or howard.bender@vaopera.org.