49th Season Gala
Saluting the Extraordinary
October 12, 2019
Michigan Opera Theatre celebrates its 49th Season Gala entitled, "Saluting the Extraordinary" on October 12, 2019. The evening will feature a concert by American tenor Michael Fabiano along with performances from soprano Leah Crocetto, tenor Rodrick Dixon, principal dancers from American Ballet Theatre, and the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra conducted by Steven Mercurio. More about the concert here.
Join us as we pay tribute to the amazing legacy of opera and dance in the city of Detroit by honoring trailblazing tenor George Shirley and MOT's longtime devout Board Chair, R. Jamison Williams.
5:00 PM: Cocktail Reception
6:30 PM: Gala Concert with Michael Fabiano
Leah Crocetto, soprano
Rodrick Dixon, tenor
Principal Dancers from American Ballet Theatre
Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra
Steven Mercurio, Conductor
8:00 PM: Formal Dinner
10:00 PM: Gala Afterglow
Images from last season's gala with