49th Season Gala - Michigan Opera Theatre

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.

5:30 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

Contact Jocelyn Aptowitz at japtowitz@motopera.org to be added to the Gala wait list.


Contact Jocelyn Aptowitz at japtowitz@motopera.org or (313) 237-3236 for information about sponsorship opportunities.

Images from last season's gala with
Renée Fleming