Opera Santa Barbara invites you to The Opera Ball, a Masquerade Gala honoring Marilyn Horne for her outstanding contributions to the operatic art form.
The event will be held Friday, February 13, 2015 at 6:00 pm at the Four Seasons Biltmore Resort Loggia Ballroom.
The event will feature:
- A Cocktail Reception
- Three-Course Dinner
- Operatic Arias and Duets performed by the cast of L’italiana in Algeri
- A live auction with auctioneer Andrew Firestone
- A Silent Auction Party Book
- Dancing to the music of local DJ Gavin Roy
Tickets are $275 per person, $2,200 for a Table of 8 and $3,500 for a VIP Table of 8
Suggested attire is Black Tie Optional with Masks
To purchase tickets, call 805.898.3890.
The arrival of the Mosher Studio Artists for our production of Rigoletto means the return of our free Noontime Concert series!. These concerts are offered FREE to the public, and feature the talented members of our Mosher Studio Artists Program. Concerts feature a diverse repertoire of popular and lesser-known operatic offerings, all accompanied by piano.
All concerts will be held on Wednesdays in the Faulkner Gallery at the Santa Barbara Public Library.
March 2015 DATES: March 11, 18 and 25
LOCATION: The Faulkner Gallery of the Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 E. Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara
START TIME: 12:00 Noon
For more information, call 805-898-3890
On Thursday, November 7, Opera Santa Barbara will present a Pop-Up Opera at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. The performance will take place at 5:00 pm in one of the museum’s galleries. The musical pieces have been specifically selected to pair with the permanent collection presentation Art to Zoo: Exploring Animal Natures.
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Opera Santa Barbara cordially invites you to a Gala Dinner celebrating the launch of our 21st Season and the opening night of Verdi’s Rigoletto.
Friday, November 7, 2014
Two Thousand Fourteen
Your evening will include:
3-course pre-opera dinner catered by Rincon Events featuring wines by Palmina
Opening Night performance of Rigoletto
Post-performance dessert celebration with the cast, conductor and director
$250 per person (ticket holders) or $375 per person (includes a Section A opera ticket)
Black Tie Optional
To make your reservation, call 805.898.3890
Opera Santa Barbara and the Bacara Resort & Spa are partnering on an extraordinary night of fine wine, fine food and fine music!
Inspired by Verona, the “City of Love” as made famous by Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, this elegant evening offers the perfect coupling of fine wine, fine food and fine music! Verona’s top winemaker, Armando Fumanelli, proprietor of Fumanelli Cellars, will present four Fumanelli wines, paired with a lovely reception and four-course tasting menu by Executive Chef David Reardon. Each course will be preceded by Italian arias and duets performed by guest artists from Opera Santa Barbara.
Dinner will be served in Bacara’s magnificent circular Rotunda, situated above the resort’s lobby and courtyard. With soothing natural light filling the space, French windows and a private terrace, the Rotunda offers 360 degree views of Bacara’s magical seaside property. Architectural elements such as the beamed ceiling and massive wrought iron chandelier will be complemented by stunning floral displays by Bacara’s creative director, Lorrene Balzani.
An Evening in Verona includes:
- Wine reception on the Bacara’s beautiful Rotunda terrace
- Four-course dinner by Executive Chef David Reardon with Italian wine pairings in the Bacara’s spectacular circular Rotunda – CLICK HERE for a Full Menu
- Italian opera performances with soprano Lisa Eden, baritone Daniel Mobbs and pianist Cathy Miller Popovic.
The cost for this evening $150 per person, which includes tax and gratuity.
To purchase your tickets, CLICK HERE.