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Taconic Opera Celebrates its 20th Anniversary with an Extraordinary Gala!

Taconic Opera - now in its 20th season!!! - and past recipient of the Arts Organization of the Year Award in Westchester County, will hold its annual fundraiser Gala on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at 7:00 pm at the C.V. Rich Mansion, 305 Ridgeway, White Plains, NY.  All Gala proceeds support Taconic Opera’s exciting 2017-2018 season of events, which will include the world premiere of an opera “buffa” composed by the company’s own General and Artistic Director, Dan Montez.

 

Guests will dine on sumptuous cuisine while being treated to a variety of both highly dramatic and amusing moments from the company’s past seasons. Several of their audience’s favorite singers from the last 19 years will return to reprise the memorable arias, duets and ensembles - from some of the world’s most beloved operas - that elicited the brava’s, bravo’s and bravi’s that accompany a standing ovation. Singing lovers will enjoy an evening that they won’t forget for a very long time.

 

Attendance at the Gala will be by a partially tax deductible donation: Gold $250; Silver, $200; Bronze $150.  Discounts are available for groups of two or more and tables for eight.  Start time: 7:00 pm.  Tickets and reservations can be arranged online at http://www.taconicopera.org or by calling 1-855-886-7372.  Parking is plentiful and the venue is handicap accessible.  Full season information is available on the website.

 

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