Patina

The Crowd: ‘A Night at the Opera’ funds youth music education programs for Philharmonic Society

The Crowd: ‘A Night at the Opera’ funds youth music education programs for Philharmonic Society

The Samueli Theater at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts was transformed into an opera house by the Philharmonic Society of Orange County.

Presenting its 2017 gala “A Night At The Opera” on June 24, an impressive $115,000 was raised by benefactors helping to fund Philharmonic Society Youth Music Education programs.

The glamorous evening was created by dedicated Philharmonic women, including Bobbitt Williams, Marlene Nielson, Donna Kendall, Sabra Bordas, Kimberly Dwan Bernatz, and Debra Gunn Downing.

The party was created on a theme of selections from both opera and...

EDITION: California | U.S. & World
69°