We offer events throughout the year in collaboration with many performing arts organizations in New York City. Please click the links below for specific event information.

Opera Plus Series
This season we will have the following events:

Teatro Grattacielo Concert of a Rare Alfano Opera -- Sakùntala on Monday, November 19, 2013.

New American Opera Previews -- from Page to Stage on Sunday, March 16, 2014.

Excerpts of two contemporary operas will be presented followed by a panel discussion with the creative team and singers. A reception will follow.

Lerner and Lowe's "Brigadoon" with Robert Goulet, Sally Ann Howes, and Peter Falk on Saturday, May 17, 2014. The Armstrong Circle Theatre telecast of 1966 will be screened at the Paley Center for Media.

Membership Party
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 6:00.
Each year we have a "pot luck" dinner (provided by our members) with entertainment presented by Encouragement Award Winners.

Winter Gala
Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 6:00
This is our major fund raising event of the season - a high profile "black tie" affair.

This year we are honoring Metropolitan Opera and Broadway mezzo-soprano Rosalind Elias.

Join us for an evening of singing with our major winners, several celebrities, and gourmet food in the beautiful ambience of the Grand Salon of the JW Marriott Essex House. Hear the opera stars of tomorrow!

Spring Lunch
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at noon
This year Opera Index will honor Stephen De Maio, noted administrator of three foundations that give awards to young singers.

The event will take place in the Grand Salon of the JW Marriott Essex House. A recital of Opera Index competition winners will be provided.

Opera Index, Inc.

PO Box 237153
Ansonia Station, NY NY 10023


Opera Index Officers

President: Murray Rosenthal Vice Presidents: Janet Stovin, Philip Hagemann Secretary/Treasurer: Jane Shaulis

Board of Directors

Philip Hagemann, Richard C. Kandel, John David Metcalfe, Mark Moorman, Stephen Phebus, Claire Rosengarten, Murray Rosenthal, Cesare Santeramo, Jane Shaulis, Robert Steiner, Janet Stovin, Jessie B. Walker

Advisory Board

Lucine Amara, Ken Benson, Elisabeth Carron, Stephen De Maio, Rosalind Elias, Cori Ellison, Elaine Malbin, Jane Marsh, Eric Owens, Eve Queler, Elinor Ross, Midge Woolsey.

Executive Director

Joseph S. Gasperec

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