Sarasota Opera Gala

Celebrating the 2022-23 Season

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 1, 2023
Grand Reception 5:30pm | Celebration Concert 6:30pm | Gala Dinner 8:00pm
Grand Tent on Pineapple Avenue | Sarasota Opera House

Celebrate the end of the season at one of Sarasota's premier events! The festivities begin with a Grand Reception where the Sarasota Opera Community comes together to toast another fabulous season. You'll then enter the William E. Schmidt Opera Theatre for a Celebration Concert featuring some of your favorite Sarasota Opera artists. Following the concert is a lavish Gala Dinner under the tent on Pineapple Avenue.

Starting September 19, 2022 you can purchase the all-inclusive gala tickets. See below for the benefits attached to each ticket. These tickets are available until March 10, 2023. Invitations will be sent in November. If you have questions, please contact Director of Development Scott Guinn at (941) 366-8450, ext. 416 or email [email protected].

$12,500 Maestro’s Circle Sponsor Table (Avail. Sept. 19 - March 3)
  • One VIP table for eight at dinner and the opportunity to host Maestro DeRenzi and Stephanie Sundine at your table
  • VIP dining experience with two bottles of champagne, hand selected premium wine and a personal attendant
  • Premium name/logo recognition at the event, including from the podium at dinner
  • Recognition on the surtitle screen at the Celebration Concert and on Sarasota Opera’s website
  • Recognition on select social media promotions and electronic communications
  • Recognition on event invitation if reserved by October 31, 2022.
  • Premium recognition in the Gala program
  • Eight tickets to the Maestro Circle Sponsor Reception and/or the Grand Reception
  • Eight tickets to the Celebration Concert with premium seating (click here to view a seating map)

$10,900 is tax deductible

$1,250 Maestro’s Circle Sponsor Ticket (Avail. Sept. 19 - March 3)
  • Premium seating for one at dinner in the Maestro’s Circle
  • VIP dining experience with hand selected premium wine
  • Premium name/logo recognition at the event, including from the podium at dinner
  • Premium recognition on the surtitle screen at the Celebration Concert and on Sarasota Opera’s Website
  • Recognition on select social media promotions and electronic communications
  • Recognition on event invitation if reserved by October 31, 2022.
  • Premium recognition in the Gala program
  • Admission for one to the Maestro’s Circle Sponsor Reception and/or the Grand Reception
  • Admission for one and premium seating at the Celebration Concert (click here to view a seating map)

$1,050 is tax deductible

$7,500 Verdi Circle Table (Avail. Sept. 19 - March 10)
  • One Prime table for ten at dinner 
  • VIP dining experience with upgraded wine 
  • Prime name/logo recognition at the event
  • Prime recognition on the surtitle screen at the Celebration Concert and on Sarasota Opera’s website
  • Recognition on select social media promotions and electronic communications
  • Prime recognition in the Gala program
  • Ten tickets to the Grand Reception
  • Ten tickets to the Celebration Concert with prime seating (click here to view a seating map)

$5,500 is tax deductible

$750 Verdi Circle Ticket (Avail. Sept. 19 - March 10)
  • Prime seating for one at dinner
  • VIP dining experience with upgraded wine
  • Prime name/logo recognition at the event
  • Prime recognition on the surtitle screen at the Celebration Concert and on Sarasota Opera’s website
  • Recognition on select social media promotions and electronic communications
  • Prime recognition in the Gala program
  • Admission for one to the Grand Reception
  • Admission for one and prime seating at the Celebration Concert (click here to view a seating map)

$550 is tax deductible

$3,500 Puccini Circle Table (Avail. Sept. 19 - March 10)
  • One table for ten at dinner
  • Name/Logo recognition on the surtitle screen at the Celebration Concert
  • Recognition in the Gala program
  • Ten tickets to the Grand Reception
  • Ten tickets to the Celebration Concert with select seating (click here to view a seating map)

$1,500 is tax deductible

$350 Puccini Circle Ticket (Avail. Sept. 19 - March 10)
  • General seating for one at dinner
  • Name/Logo recognition in the Gala program
  • Admission for one to the Grand Reception
  • Admission for one and select seating at the Celebration Concert (click here to view a seating map)

$150 is tax deductible

Also starting September 19, you can purchase tickets to just the Reception and Concert or the Concert only. These tickets will be available through the Sarasota Opera Box Office.

Grand Reception & Jubilee Concert Ticket - $150 (Avail. Sept. 19 - March 17)
  • Admission for one to the Grand Reception
  • Admission for one to the Jubilee Concert
  • Tickets available September 19, 2022 to March 17, 2023

$75 is tax deductible

Jubilee Concert Ticket - $25 (Avail. Sept. 19 - April 1)
  • Tickets available September 19, 2022 to 6:30pm April 1, 2023

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