Cincinnati Opera Gala:
A Night of Passion and Fashion

Friday, November 16, 2018
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza

Event Co-Chairs: Liz Kathman Grubow & Flávia Bastos, Ph.D.
Honoring Susan & John M. Tew, Jr., M.D.


PLEASE NOTE: The Cincinnati Opera Gala has reached capacity, and tickets are no longer available. You can still join us for the Pick Your Poison After-Party immediately following the Gala! Tickets are $25, and include a Drink Apothecary, Capulets & Montagues Match-Making, original poetry commissions, dancing, and more. Walk-ups welcome.


Celebrating opera, fashion, and love

Join us for an exciting evening of fashion, opera, and love at the elegant Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza as we celebrate our 2019 season production of Romeo and Juliet and honor Susan and John M. Tew, Jr., M.D.. Guests will experience a unique collaboration of live opera music and fashion, featuring works by student designers from the Myron E. Ullman, Jr. School of Design at University of Cincinnati’s DAAP. Opera music will be sung by rising young artists from the the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music, making this a truly remarkable collaboration of the stars of tomorrow.

Feel like one of the divas and have your picture taken by acclaimed fashion photographer, Annette Navarro. Enjoy the stunning backdrop of the historic Hall of Mirrors while you sip cocktails and await the love vignette, an immersive opera and fashion experience. The night will continue with dinner in the Pavilion, a fabulous live auction featuring one-of-a-kind experiences, and the Pick Your Poison After-Party.

Friday, November 16, 2018
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
6:00 PM | Cocktails
7:00 PM | Love Vignette Fashion Show & Opera Performance
8:00 PM | Dinner & Honorees Recognition
9:00 PM | Live Auction
9:30 | Pick Your Poison, the After-Party

Black Tie | Haute Couture

For more information, please contact Madalyn Mills at mmills@cincinnatiopera.org or (513) 768-5524.


Fashionista & Fashionisto Tickets

$500 Individual Ticket

  • Cocktail reception, dinner*, and after-party admission

  • Complimentary valet parking

  • Invitation to exclusive Fashionistas and Fashionistos Party

  • Invitation to an additional special event in 2019

  • Recognition in the Gala Program

  • Recognition in the 2019 Opera Season program

  • Complimentary drinks, two (2) tickets per guest

  • Opportunity to reserve a room at the Hilton the night of the Opera Ball for a special rate of $109 (includes free overnight self-parking)

  • $350 tax-deductible

$375 Individual Ticket

  • Cocktail reception, dinner*, and after-party admission

  • Complimentary valet parking

  • Invitation to exclusive Fashionistas and Fashionistos Party

  • Invitation to an additional special event in 2019

  • Recognition in the Gala Program

  • Recognition in the 2019 Opera Season program

  • Complimentary drink, one (1) ticket per guest.

  • $260 tax-deductible

Single Tickets

$275 Individual Ticket

  • Cocktail reception, dinner*, and after-party admission

  • Complimentary valet parking

  • $180 tax-deductible
     

Sponsorships

$5,000 Production Sponsor (10 tickets)

  • Cocktail reception, dinner*, and after-party admission

  • Complimentary valet parking

  • Invitation to exclusive Fashionistas and Fashionistos Party

  • Invitation to an additional special event in 2019

  • Recognition in the Gala Program

  • Recognition in the 2019 Opera Season program

  • Complimentary drinks, two (2) tickets per guest

  • Opportunity to reserve a room at the Hilton the night of the Opera Ball for a special rate of $109 (includes free overnight self-parking)

  • $3,500 tax-deductible

$3,750 Table Sponsor (8 tickets)

  • Cocktail reception, dinner*, and after-party admission

  • Complimentary valet parking

  • Invitation to exclusive Fashionistas and Fashionistos Party

  • Invitation to an additional special event in 2019

  • Recognition in the Gala Program

  • Recognition in the 2019 Opera Season program

  • Complimentary drink, one (1) ticket per guest

  • $2,080 tax-deductible

*Complimentary wine is served with dinner for all guests.

Info & Tickets

For more information and tickets, order online or contact Madalyn Mills at mmills@cincinnatiopera.org or (513) 768-5524.