Sarasota Opera Guild

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Meryl Gale, President

Sarasota Opera Guild Newsletter - June 2022

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Sarasota Opera Guild’s objectives are to:

  1. Promote and increase the appreciation for opera in the community in conjunction with the Sarasota Opera Association;
  2. Encourage and assist young singers;
  3. Sponsor projects to raise funds for the Sarasota Opera.

Summer Salons

June 15 - Lee Dougherty Ross and Dr. Joseph Holt, "Dueling Pianists"
July 13 - Olivia Swaan, Irish Harp and Vocal
August 24 - Eirinn Abu, Soprano Saxophone

Enjoy these lovely luncheons and musical performances on June 15, July 13 and August 24 which are held at the Bird Key Yacht Club - 301 Bird Key Drive, Sarasota. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. with lunch served at noon. Click here for more details and to purchase your tickets.

General Meetings - Social and Singers

All are invited to attend these social gatherings to learn more about the Guild and Sarasota Opera. The Social and Singers are generally held on the third Tuesday of the month (starting in September) at Unity of Sarasota, 3023 Proctor Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231. Reception with refreshments starts at 10 AM, followed by a short business meeting, and concludes with a special performance by Sarasota Opera singers. Free. Click here for a schedule of General Meetings - Social and Singers.

Opera Prologues

Opera Prologues provide insightful background on the season's Sarasota Opera performances. The Prologues are held on Monday evenings at 7:00 pm at Unity of Sarasota, 3023 Proctor Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231.. Donation for each session is $20, which includes wine and appetizers following the program. Click here for a schedule of Opera Prologues.

You are invited to become a member

An organization whose membership represents a broad spectrum of interests and talents. Members come from every walk of life and include opera stars from internationally known opera houses. Whether your interest is creative, administrative or just enjoying good music, we welcome you to join this exciting organization!

Membership Year: June through May
Regular Member: Single $60.00; Couple $85.00
Patron: Single $85.00; Couple $115.00