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Annual Opening Night Gala

February 17, 2017

Yale Opera cordially invites its supporters to a gala evening of opera on Friday, February 17, 2017. All proceeds benefit the Yale Opera program at the Yale School of Music.

6:00 pm  •  Union League Café

Opening night performance of Così fan tutte
8:00 pm  •  Shubert Theater

Post-performance reception
Mezzanine floor  •  Shubert Theater


Patronage Levels

patron | $200 per person ($150 tax-deductible)

  • Dinner at the Union League Café
  • Premium seating at the opening night of Così fan tutte
  • Patron recognition in the program
  • Reception after the performance at the Shubert Theater

benefactor | $300 per person ($250 tax-deductible)
All the benefits above, plus:

  • Dress rehearsal pass

sponsor | $500 per person ($425 tax-deductible)
All the benefits above, plus:

  • Patron lounge access with coat check and complimentary drinks at intermission
  • Parking voucher at the Crown Street Garage


Request an invitation here.



Why support Yale Opera?

Yale Opera is one of the most selective and rigorous vocal programs in the country. Our singers go on to have major careers with top opera companies around the world.

It is critical to the singers’ education and professional advancement that they perform with a full orchestra along with all the elements of a modern opera production. The support of our patrons helps make these productions possible.