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THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO

 

 

ORFEO LOUNGES 
APR 28 – MAY 7 | John Hancock Hall

Open to all members of the Orfeo Society

THE “ESPLANADE” DOWNSTAIRS LOBBY – JOHN HANCOCK HALL
180 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA
Enter the Main Lobby, then down the stairs at the right.

Lounge Hours
Pre-Curtain: 1:30 – 2:45PM / 6:00 – 7:15PM & Intermission

Please contact Bailey Kerr at 617.702.8979 or bkerr@blo.org with any questions about the Orfeo Lounge.

 

OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION 
FRI | APR 28

For more information on these special events, please contact Bailey Kerr at bkerr@blo.org | 617.542.4912 x2450


SAVE THE DATE
THE ORFEO SOCIETY ANNUAL EVENT
TUE | JUNE 13

Join us for a toast for the 40th Anniversary Season
and a spring serenade featuring Renée Tatum

Open to current members of The Orfeo Society

For more information, please contact Bailey Kerr at bkerr@blo.org | 617.542.4912 x2450


ANNOUNCING: THE OPERA GALA
FRI | NOV 10

Featuring a special benefit performance of the World Premiere
The Nefarious, Immoral but Highly Profitable Enterprise of Mr. Burke & Mr. Hare

A BRAND NEW WORK. 
A DINNER TO DIE FOR.  
A NIGHT LIKE NONE OTHER.

GALA SPONSORSHIP

$5,000 | Artist

$10,000 | Director

$25,000 | Conductor

$50,000 | Producer

For other sponsorship opportunities and questions, contact Erin Coffey at ecoffey@blo.org | 617.542.4912 x2270

GALA TICKETS

Reserve your tickets online or contact:
Bailey Kerr | Patron Services Associate
 bkerr@blo.org | 617.542.4912 x2450

 

40th Anniversary Opera Gala: Friday, September 23, 2016

On Friday, September 23, 2016 supporters gathered to celebrate the launch of BLO’s 40th Anniversary Season and pay tribute to representatives of the companies that came together to form BLO 40 years ago. Guests enjoyed a festive cocktail hour in the Boston Opera House, followed by the bi-coastal premiere of Calixto Bieito’s Carmen, and a twilight dinner at the Ritz-Carlton, Boston.

All Photos from the Evening

 

THANK YOU!

Thank you to the following individuals and businesses who supported this event:

HONORARY CHAIRS

Mayor Martin J. Walsh

Steven P. Akin, Board Chair 2006-2015
Alicia Cooney, Board Chair 2003-2006
Horace H. Irvine II, Board Chair 1990-1995
Sherif A. Nada, Board Chair 1999-2003
Michael J. Puzo, Board Chair 2015 – Present

HONOREES

Linda Cabot Black, Opera New England
Frederic Cohen, New England Regional Opera
Kenneth Freed, Boston Opera Theatre
Philip Morehead, New England Chamber Opera Group
Ernest Triplett, Associate Artists Opera

GALA HOST

Willa Bodman

GALA COMMITTEE

Sarah Ashby
Ann Beha
Linda Cabot Black
Miguel and Suki de Bragança
Jessica Donohue
Barbara Winter Glauber
Danielle Schmidt Horowitz
Andrew Marconi
Gregory E. Moore and Wynne W. Szeto
Cosmo and Jane Papa
Samuel Parkinson
Rusty Rolland
Holly Safford
Wendy Shattuck and Samuel Plimpton
Simone R. Williamson

EVENT SPONSORS

Jane and Steven Akin
Ms. Ann Beha and Mr. Robert A. Radloff
Linda Cabot Black
Willa and Taylor Bodman
Dr. and Mrs. Eric and Elaine Bucher
Mrs. Edmund Cabot
Gerard and Sherryl Cohen
Alicia Cooney
Lynn Dale and Frank Wisneski
Wayne Davis and Ann Merrifield
Miguel and Suki de Bragança
Barbara and Robert Glauber
Nick and Marjorie Greville
Mimi Hewlett
Horace H. Irvine II
Pamela S. Kunkemueller
Dr. Joseph and Mrs. Anita Loscalzo
Ms. Abigail Mason
Gregory E. Moore and Wynne W. Szeto
D. Cosmo and Jane P. Papa
Janet and Irv Plotkin
William and Helen Pounds
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Puzo
Allison K. Ryder and David B. Jones
David and Marie Louise Scudder
Wendy Shattuck and Sam Plimpton
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Stata
State Street Corporation
Mr. Richard Trant
Sandra A. Urie and Frank F. Herron
Dr. Robert and Lydia Kenton Walsh

EVENT PARTNERS

Be Our Guest
The Catered Affair
PSAV
The Ritz-Carlton, Boston
Winston Flowers