Opera Santa Barbara Honor Roll

Opera Santa Barbara gratefully acknowledges the following individuals, corporations, foundations and organizations whose gifts have played a major role in bringing the highest quality opera productions and outreach programs to our community.

Grand Impresario
(Annual gifts of $25,000 and above)

Anonymous
Marlyn Bernard Bernstein Trust
Mr. & Mrs. Dan Burnham
The Christopher Carroll Endowment
Roger and Sarah Chrisman
Nancy & Fred Golden
Herbert & Elaine Kendall
Ms. Sarah Jane Lind
The Mithun Foundation, in honor of Doris B. Mithun
Mr. John Mithun & Ms. Mercedes Millington
The John C. Mithun Foundation
The Mosher Foundation, Ed & Sue Birch
Joan & Geoffrey Rutkowski
The Elaine F. Stepanek Foundation
Dr. and Mrs. Robert R. Urquhart
Mr. Dana White

Platinum Impresario
(Annual Gifts of $10,000 – $24,999)

Ms. Patricia Gregory, for the Baker Foundation
Mr. & Mrs. Roger H. Davidson
Mr. & Mrs. Jon DuPrau
The Robert & Mercedes Eichholz Foundation
Mrs. Edward Gaylord
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Goldberg
Golden Rule Family Foundation
Dr. Bernard Gondos
George and Olive Griffiths Charitable Foundation
Stephen & Carla Hahn Foundation
Mr. & Mrs. Stephen Haselton
Mr. & Mrs. Palmer G. Jackson, Sr.
Duncan & Suzanne Mellichamp
Mr. & Mrs. Daniel A. Reicker
Ms. Jean Rogers
Mr. & Mrs. Lee Rosenberg
Santa Barbara County Arts Commission
Maya Smidt
Mrs. Julian Smith
The Towbes Fund for the Performing Arts
Michael & Anne Towbes
The Williams-Corbett Foundation
Joann Younger

Gold Impresario
(Annual Gifts of $5,000 – $9,999)

Pat Andersons
Anonymous
Mr. & Mrs. James Ballantine
Mr. Richard Banks
Mr. Keith C. Berry
Mrs. Monica Eiler
A. Brooks & Catherine Firestone
Ms. Virginia LT Gardner
The Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation
Mrs. Andy Granatelli
Mary and Douglas Hampson Family
Lehrer Family Foundation
Montecito Bank & Trust
Mr. A.C. Moore
Mr. Eric Oltmann & Ms. Susan Van Abel
The Performing Arts Scholarship Foundation
Laurel Phillips
Mr. & Mrs. David Reichert
Mary Kay Robinson Foundation
Regina & Rick Roney
Santa Barbara Foundation
The Walter J. and Holly O. Thomson Fund

Silver Impresario
(Annual Gifts of $2,500 – $4,999)

Mr. & Mrs. Richard Aberle
Antique Center Mall
Mr. Rodney Baker & Mr. Robert Ooley
Ms. Maria Brant
Cynthia D. Brittain
Dr. & Mrs. Aaron Budgor
Chaucer’s Books
Ms. Mary T. Dorra
Dunvegan Associates, Inc.
Gauthier Wear Art
Dolores Airey Gillmore
Mr. & Mrs. Jeffrey Giordano
Mrs. Donald B. Hamister
Dr. & Mrs. Alan Heeger
Dr. & Mrs. Daniel Hone
Kent and Holly Jennings
Mr. Stuart Kart
James Kashian & Thomas Proctor
Lester & Janet Knispel
Ms. Sue Larsen
Dr. and Mrs. Ronald G. Latimer
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Lieff
Mrs. Lee Luria
Mary Penny
Renaissance Fine Consignment
Mr. & Mrs. James Ryan
Santa Barbara Auto Group
Santa Barbara Travel Bureau
Maryan Schall
Dr. & Mrs. Jack Sheen
Ms. Eleanor Van Cott
Mort & Judy Weisman
Dr. & Mrs. Simon Williams
Mr. & Mrs. Fred Wudl

Impresario
(Anual gifts of $1,500 – $2,499)

Mrs. Christine Anderson
Ms. Julie Antelman
Mrs. Hiroko Benko
Ms. Eve Bernstein
Dr. Stuart Braverman & Angela Moloney
Drs. Thomas Bruice & Paula Yurkanis
Ms. NancyBell Coe & Mr. William Burke
Dr. Bonnie Corman
Mr. & Mrs. Michael Holland
Joy Holman
Dr. & Mrs. Robert Hume
Mr. & Mrs. Richard Kennelly
Sally Kinney
Mr. & Mrs. William Ramsay
Christine & Stefan Riesenfeld
Mrs. Ina Tornallyay
Ms. Diana Wold

Aficionado
(Annual Gifts of $500 – $1,499)

Mr. Richard G. Abbott
Mr. & Mrs. Greg Armstrong
Mr. Brian Bloomfield
Mrs. Susan Bower
Ms. Nancy Briton
M. Peyton & Suzanne D. Bucy
Dr. Alisa Cone Camberlan
Mr. Benjamin Cohen & Jane De Hart
Dr. Greg A. Dahlen and Nan T. Burns
John & Nina Davies
Mr. Edward S. De Loreto
Linda Di Fiore
Mr. & Mrs. Nicholas J. DiNapoli
Ms. Jane S. Dyruff
Janet Garufis
Mr. & Mrs. Orman Gaspar
Mr. & Mrs. Frank Ghezzi
James & Erin Graffy de Garcia
Roberta Griffin & Michael Annese
Ronald G. Harrington
Cecia and Milt Hess
Mrs. David Holt
Ms. Robin Alexandra Kneubuhl
Chris Lancashire & Catherine Gee
James & Elinor Langer
Mr. & Mrs. Carlos Lopez
David McKee
Mr. Bruce McRoy
Ms. Lori K. Meschler
Ms. Heather Litchfield Mobarak
Mr. & Mrs. Parker G. Montgomery
Mr. & Mrs. Farrokh Nazerian
Kamala Parris
The Hon. & Mrs. Steven Z. Perren
Kathy Robinson
Dr. & Mrs. Anthony Rogers
Mrs. Debbie Saucedo
Mrs. Nancy B. Schlosser
Mr. & Mrs. Arthur Schmidt
Mr. Steven Sharpe
Mrs. Halina W. Silverman
Mr. Robert A. Sorich
Carol Vernon
Takako Wakita

Sustainer
(Annual Gifts of $259 – $499)

Mr. & Mrs. Ed Bookin
Ms. Barbara Burger
Dr. and Mrs. David Chernof
Mr. Jim Craviotto
Mr. & Mrs. Jeff Dinkin
Patricia Bivans Dixon & Howard Jay Smith
Sharon & John Dobson
Mr. Gordon Durenberger
Thomas & Doris Everhart
Mr. & Mrs. David Gersh
Mr. & Mrs. Frank D. Goss
Laurie Harris
Mr. & Mrs. Donald Jackson
Sherry & Don Lafler
Mr. & Mrs. Ralph & Diana MacFarlane
Mr. Giovanni Maciocia
Anna Matan
Frank and Sheila McGinity
Mr. & Mrs. Roland Messori
Kathleen Moseley
Mrs. Jean Nell
Donley and Valerie Olson
Mrs. Stanton Peale
Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Ronus
Irene & Mel Sahyun
Mr. Charles Schweppe & Ms. Ingrid Olsson
Mr. Steven R. Siegel & Ms. Joan Tapper
Elizabeth & Michael Silacci
Barbara & Wayne Smith
Drs. Michael and Beverly Steinfeld
Drs. Jack Tiethof and Anita Sy
Carla Whitacre & Jack Brady
Ms. Debra Wyatt

Contributor
(Annual gifts of $100 – $249)

Mrs. Joan Agress
Dr. Michele Andina
Anonymous
Dr. & Mrs. Mounir R. Ashamalla
Dr. Eric Boehm & Judy Pochini
Ms. Jehanne Brown
Larry & Sue Browne
Jessie & Nicholas Dove Burlett
Marvin & Ria Carlis
Ms. Patricia Carver
Ms. Claire Chytilo
Mr. Allen Cohen
Mr. & Mrs. Michael Cribbs
Mr. Oswald J. Da Ros
Roger and Gwen Dawson
Mrs. Sarah Dobbs
Carol Duncan
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Edmonston
Mr. & Mrs. Andrew Firestone
Dr. Peter C. Ford and Dr. Mary Howe-Grant
Mr. & Mrs. David Friedlander
Mr. Roger Gallizzi & Mr. James Willey
Dr. & Mrs. Blas Garza
Mr. & Mrs. Andrew Gault
Mr. Alan Gould
Mr. & Mrs. Richard Grossman
Mr. & Mrs. Gary Gulbransen
Louise Harper & Richard Davies
Leonard Homeniuk
Mr. Joseph Hooker
Mr. & Mrs. George R. Horne
Mr. & Mrs. David Hybert
Mr. & Mrs. John Jamieson
Dr. & Mrs. Brian Johnson
Dr. Ronald Karzel
Deborah Katzburg and William Jacob
Carl & Marilyn Kocher
Mr. Daniel Kopti
Mr. Gary Kuist & Kia McInerny
Ms. Patricia A. Latham
Sally & Jean-Francois Lecomte
Mr. David Levinson
Mr. & Mrs. Fima Lifshitz
Sheila Lodge
Doug & Martha Lorch
Mr. & Mrs. Calvin Marble
Ms. Carol Marsch
Renee Mendell
Mr. Christopher Mitchum
Mr. Kevin Osburn
Ms. Pauline Paulin
Mr. & Mrs. George Riemer
Ms. Lynette Rintoul
Dean  & Allyson Rogers
Michele Rose
Sonia Rosenbaum
Dale & Judy Seborg
Dr. & Mrs. Michael Shasberger
Gene Sinser & Patty De Dominic
Ms. Devora Sprecher
Robert and Irene Stone
Mr. & Mrs. Alan Sworski
Elvira Tafoya
Mr. & Mrs. Richard Taylor
Mrs. Jeanne Ullom
Mr. & Mrs. Robert E. Weiss
Jackie Winter
Mr. & Mrs. James Wolfe
Ms. Donna Yacobian

Friend
(Annual Gifts under $100)

Dr. & Mrs. Mark Betterman
Dr. Mary Blackwood Collier
Mary & Bob Braitman
Jill W. Breedon
Ms. Shirley Dettmann
Neil W. and Barbara Lee Eliott
Mrs. Francesca Galt
Ms. Marilyn Gilbert
Annette Goena
Ms. Ilse Hance
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Heck
Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Hosea
Jackie Inskeep
Ms. Patricia Kinnahan
Dana & Sharon Morrow
Joanne Hendry Neubauer
Nina Nixon
Ms. Cathleen Ooley
Ms. Nettie Peterson
Ms. Barbara Sanders
Ms. Joyce Shaar
Richard Starr
Dr. & Mrs. Richard Steckel
Steve & Debra Stewart
Elizabeth Stewart
Mr. & Mrs. Raymond L. Stone
Dan & Michlyne Thal
Cassandra Thomsen
Ms. Barbara Toumayan
Ms. Florence Vergari
Ms. Judy Weisman

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Production Photos by David Bazemore