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Merola Opera Program 60th Anniversary Gala and Concert @ San Francisco City Hall
Jun 11 @ 5:15 pm – 11:15 pm

Merola Opera Program 60th Anniversary Gala and ConcertMerola Opera Program 60th Anniversary Gala and Concert: Sparking the Future of Opera — The Merola Opera Program will launch its 60th anniversary season with a nod to its history while forging a new path for young opera artists.

The Merola 2017 season opens June 11 with a Benefit Gala, including cocktails and dinner. The evening begins at San Francisco City Hall with a cocktail reception and dinner, starting at 5:30. Guests will then make their way across the street to Herbst Theatre for the concert, featuring some of the most illustrious participants from past Merola programs including Deborah Voigt (’85), Julie Adams (’14), Kristin Clayton (’93), Tracy Dahl (’85), Catherine Cook (’90), Zanda Svēde (’13), Dolora Zajick (’83), Pene Pati (’13), Issachah Savage (’13), Quinn Kelsey (’02), Bojan Knezevic (’92), John Churchwell (’96), Mark Morash (’89), and more special Merola alumni. The festivities conclude with a Dessert After-Party in the Green Room at the Veterans Building following the concert.

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