Friends of the Opera Events
Dinner, wine, dessert, and singing.
Ristorante Ciao 735 4th Ave S Naples, FL 34102
Saturday, August 19, 2017
Welcome Back Wine and Cheese Party
Wine and Cheese with musical performances and a chance to meet Ksenia Leletkina. Ksenia Leletkina, vocal coach for Opera Naples’ Resident Artists program and Renata Scotto Academy. Ms. Leletkina is an award-winning pianist, Doctor of Musical Arts from the Eastman School of Music and Musical Director at the Eastman Opera Theater.
Wang Opera Center 2408 Linwood Ave Naples, FL 34112
5:00PM – 6:30 PM
Sunday, November 12, 2017
Cost: By Invitation Only
Annual Holiday Party
Dinner, open bar, entertainment.
Hosted by Larry and Louise Ost Specific location will be announced to the guest list. Naples, FL 34103
Saturday, December 16, 2017
Valet Parking & Gratuity Included
An Evening at the Museum
This remarkable private museum began as a collection of music boxes and over the years has expanded to fill an entire Naples home with antique musical instruments such as a full-scale calliope, barrel organs and player pianos. Enjoy an evening of cocktails and hors d’oeuvres by La Colmar Bakery & Café. You’ll be treated to a fascinating one-hour tour of musical history and performances on instruments dating from the 1790’s to the 1960’s.
Home of Mr. and Mrs. William Edgerton 6872 Trail Boulevard Naples, FL 34108
4:00 – 6:00 PM
Thursday, January 11, 2018 Friday, January 12, 2018
(Limited to 25 guests each evening)
Opera A to Z
A series of three seminars led by Ksenia Leletkina, award-winning concert pianist, Doctor of Musical Arts from the Eastman School of Music, and vocal coach and Musical Director at the Eastman Opera Theater. Everything you wanted to know about putting on an opera – including Q & A with stage directors, singers, and others.
The Wang Opera Center 2408 Linwood Ave Naples, FL 34112
Saturday, January 27, 2018 Saturday, February 17, 2018 April TBD
Cost: Free – Invitation only to the Members of Friends of Opera Naples