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Opera Gala 2019

May 04, 2019

Carol Morsani Hall

Opera Gala

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Join us Sat., May 4, at 6 p.m. at the Opera Tampa Gala 2019 to celebrate the culmination of a fabulous opera season.

This event features a cocktail reception, a sumptuous dinner on Morsani stage, live and silent auctions, the Anton Coppola Excellence in the Arts Award presentation and live entertainment. Black tie or costume attire.

The Anton Coppola Excellence in the Arts Award, sponsored by Charles A. and Faith S. Simmons, will be given to widely-acclaimed bass Paul Plishka.

Past recipients include Denyce Graves, Renata Scotto, Carlisle Floyd, Placido Domingo, Anton Coppola, Martina Arroyo, Thomas Hampson, Sherrill Milnes, Tito Capobianco and Diana Soviero.

2019 Co-chairs:
Dr. Zena Lansky, M.D. and Mr. Warren Rodgers

All proceeds benefit Opera Tampa and its education programs

Thank you to our Opera Tampa Gala 2018 Sponsors:

Encore Sponsors 
Aria Sponsors 
Countryside Dermatology & Laser Center, Inc.
Dr. and Mrs. Ignacio A. Ferras, III
Florida Health Care News / Dr. Barry Levine & Gina d'Angelo
Bonny Heet and Marty Martel
The Himes Family
Dr. Zena Lansky, M.D. and Warren Rodgers
Mary Burkhardt Lysaught
Judith McCleod
Dr. Yi-Hwa Sung Outerbridge, M.D. and Mr. Felix Cannella, Jr.
Regenerative Orthopedic Institute / Dr. Erick Grana and Ms. Katherine Grana Knoll
Don and Rachael Worthington
Anton Coppola Excellence in the Arts Award
Charles A. and Faith S. Simmons

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