Merola Gala 2017 60th. Anniversary

Merola 60th Anniversary Gala



Sunday, June 11, 2017
5:30pm

Reception and Formal Dinner

City Hall

Concert

Herbst Theatre
Featuring:
Deborah Voigt (Merola ‘85)
Julie Adams (Merola ‘14)
Kristin Clayton (Merola ‘93)
Tracy Dahl (Merola '85)
Catherine Cook (Merola ‘90)
Zanda Švēde (Merola ‘13)
Dolora Zajick (Merola ’83)
Pene Pati (Merola ‘13)
Issachah Savage (Merola ‘13)
Quinn Kelsey (Merola ‘02)
Bojan Knezevic (Merola ‘92)
John Churchwell (Merola ’96)
Mark Morash (Merola ‘87)
Aria Umezawa (Merola ‘16)
and other special Merola alumni

Dessert After-Party

Veterans Building Green Room

Black Tie

Valet Parking

60th Anniversary Gala Sponsors






Concert sponsored by Barbara K. Jackson



For more information and sponsorship opportunities or to purchase tickets over the phone,
contact Miriam Rosenfeld at (415) 936-2311 or mrosenfeld@merola.org.

Individual Ticket Levels and Benefits

Please click on the images below to purchase your tickets or table online.

Downloadable Advance Order Form

Admission to cocktail reception, dinner, concert, and dessert after-party
Preferred concert seating
Recognition on 60th Anniversary Gala webpage
Recognition in 60th Anniversary Gala invitation* and program

All benefits at previous ticket level, plus
Premium dinner and concert seating
Early bidding on select Signature Events
Special gift for you the night of the event
Special recognition in San Francisco Opera fall 2017 program

Table Sponsor Levels and Benefits


Table for ten guests
2017 Merola artist seated at your table
Preferred dinner and concert seating
Recognition on 60th Anniversary Gala webpage
Recognition in 60th Anniversary Gala invitation* and program

All benefits of previous table level, plus
Complimentary invitation for two to a select Signature Event
Premium dinner and concert seating
Table sponsor and guests receive early bidding on select Signature Events
Special gift for table sponsor and guests the night of the event
Special recognition in San Francisco Opera fall 2017 programs

A limited number of Concert Only and Dessert After-Party Tickets will be sold at a later date.
*For responses received by February 24, 2017.

Patron Table Sponsors

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
Barbara Bruser and Richard Clark
Bob Epstein and Amy Roth
Pitch and Cathie Johnson
Mr. Robert B. Mison
UBS Institutional Consulting Group

Leadership Circle Ticket Buyers

Peter and Jayne Davis
Priscilla and Keith Geeslin
Gretchen B. Kimball
Karen J. Kubin
Miss Vivienne E. Miller
James A. Noe, III
Dr. and Mrs. W. Conrad Sweeting
Bruce and Fran Walker
Mrs. Anita Weissberg
Carol Weitz
Diane B. Wilsey

Patron Ticket Buyers

Amii Barnard-Bahn and Michael Bahn
Adam Arthur Bier and Rachel Bier Lem
Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Cluff
Mr. Hugh J. Coughlin
James Cross and Charles Antonen
George and Susan Crow
Jeanne Dorward
John P. and Cecelia G. Eurich
Pamela J. George
Geoffrey and Marcia Green
Fred Hartwick
Fred and Peggy Heiman
Edina Jennison
Timothy and Anne Kahn
Mr. Michael H. Kalkstein and Ms. Susan English
Dr. Israel Katz
Jean Kellogg
Thomas A. Larsen
Norman T. Larson
Ms. Pamela Lawder
Jean and Lindsay MacDermid
Myron Marx and Cora Yang
Ellen and Paul McKaskle
James R. Meehan
Victoria Nakamura
Erika Nelson and Guy Cross
Hiroko Prather
Dorothy Schimke and Cliff Jarrard
Dr. David D. Stein and Dr. Phyllis A. Kempner
Ms. Blanche Germain Streeter
Mr. and Mrs. John Yee
Stephen and Connie Zilles

Table Captains

Maurice and Mary Sue Bizzarri
Carlyn Clause and Alexander L. Brainerd
Mr. Michael Colbruno
Mr. Hugh J. Coughlin
James Cross and Charles Antonen
George and Susan Crow
Ms. Pamela George
Mr. Michael H. Kalkstein and Ms. Susan English
Drs. Joan B. and James Kelly
William W. Kwan, MD
Mr. and Mrs. Karl Lindberg
Mike and Rusty Rolland
Dr. David D. Stein and Dr. Phyllis A. Kempner
Ms. Blanche Germain Streeter
Mr. Christopher E. Wiseman and Mr. Eric W. Sleigh

2016 Merola Spring Benefit Photos

For the full album, please click here.

Merola Opera Program

To purchase photos: 2016 Merola Spring Benefit photos