Galas & Special Events

Please join us for gala premieres and other events throughout the 2017–18 season. To view pricing and benefits, click the links below. If you would like to place an order for one of our benefit events, please complete the corresponding RSVP form and send it to the Special Events Office via email, fax, or mail. Contact information is provided on each form. For more information, please call 212-362-6000.

2017-2018 Season

Mozart’s
Così fan tutte

Gala Premiere

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Mozart’s sparkling comedy returns in a vivid new production by Phelim McDermott, conducted by David Robertson. The superb ensemble features Amanda Majeski, Serena Malfi, Kelli O’Hara, Ben Bliss, Adam Plachetka, and Christopher Maltman. In addition to the performance, join us for cocktails and dinner on the Mercedes T. Bass Grand Tier.

Production a gift of William R. Miller, and the Trust of Joseph Padula

Additional funding from The Walter and Leonore Annenberg Endowment Fund

Co-production of the Metropolitan Opera and English National Opera In collaboration with Improbable

PURCHASE TICKETS TO THIS EVENT

  • 5:30 PM Cocktail Reception
  • 6:00 PM Black-tie Dinner
  • 7:30 PM Performance

Massenet’s
Cendrillon

Gala Premiere

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Joyce DiDonato stars in the title role of Massenet’s delightful Cinderella story, seen in a charming new production by Laurent Pelly, with Alice Coote as her Prince Charming. Bertrand de Billy conducts. In addition to the performance, join us for cocktails and dinner on the Mercedes T. Bass Grand Tier.

Production a gift of The Sybil B. Harrington Endowment Fund

Additional funding from Elizabeth M. and Jean-Marie R. Eveillard

Cendrillon is produced in association with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London; Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona; Théâtre Royal de La Monnaie, Brussels; and Opéra de Lille. This production was first performed at The Santa Fe Opera

PURCHASE TICKETS TO THIS EVENT

  • 6:00 PM Cocktail Reception
  • 6:30 PM Black-tie Dinner
  • 8:00 PM Performance