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Wednesday, June 20
 

6:30pm

Ambassador Welcome Dinner in the OTSL Tent
Dr. and Mrs. Robert Feibel and Opera Theatre of Saint Louis invite OPERA America Ambassadors to Opera Conference 2018 with a white-linen picnic dinner on the lawn, featuring food from Ces & Judy, wine and cocktails.

Sponsors
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Opera Theatre of Saint Louis

Sponsor: St, Louis Artists and Administrators


Wednesday June 20, 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Loretto-Hilton Center 130 Edgar Road, St. Louis, MO
  • Reservations Required OPERA America Ambassadors: To purchase tickets, contact Dan Cooperman, director of development, at 646.699.5266 or DCooperman@operaamerica.org.

6:30pm

Leadership Intensive Alumni Dinner
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Sponsors
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American Express Foundation

Sponsor: Leadership Intensive
At American Express, we appreciate the impact that talented leaders can have on business and society, and we dedicated resources to attract, develop and retain talented employees. We seek the best methods, programs and partners that provide current and future nonprofit leaders with... Read More →


Wednesday June 20, 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Loretto-Hilton Center 130 Edgar Road, St. Louis, MO
  • Area of Focus LI
  • Reservations Required Yes
  • Limited Access By invitation
 
Thursday, June 21
 

12:30pm

Opera.ca Networking Lunch
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Join Opera.ca at this networking lunch for Canadian colleagues. Open to staff from Opera.ca's members and affiliates. Advance registration required.

Thursday June 21, 2018 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Sterling 3. 2nd Floor, Hyatt Regency 315 Chestnut Street, St. Louis, MO 63102
  • Limited Access By invitation.

5:30pm

Ambassador Dinner at Kemoll's
OPERA America Ambassadors join Opera Theatre of Saint Louis’ National Patrons Council for a private dinner at Kemoll’s, a St. Louis institution established in 1927 serving fine Italian cuisine with panoramic views of the Arch and city.

Participation of OTSL’s National Patrons Council is generously sponsored by PNC.

Sponsors
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PNC Foundation

OTSL National Patron’s Council Sponsor
The PNC Foundation, which receives its principal funding from The PNC Financial Services Group (www.pnc.com), actively supports organizations that provide services for the benefit of communities in which it has a significant presence. The foundation focuses its philanthropic mission on early childhood education and community and economic development, which includes the arts and culture... Read More →


Thursday June 21, 2018 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Kemoll's One Metropolitan Square, 211 N. Broadway 40th Floor, Saint Louis, MO 63102
  • Reservations Required OPERA America Ambassadors: To purchase tickets, contact Dan Cooperman, director of development, at 646.699.5266 or DCooperman@operaamerica.org.

6:30pm

Network Dinners
Limited Capacity seats available

Enjoy a night out while networking with colleagues and enjoying the picnic atmosphere of the Lawn at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis.

Sponsors
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LiveNote

Technical/Production Network and Under 35 Mixer Sponsor, InstantEncore
LiveNote® - The Philadelphia Orchestra and InstantEncore have combined forces to introduce LiveNote® - an interactive performance guide for your mobile app. With LiveNote, your audience can view translations, program notes, and images smoothly in real time via any internet conn... Read More →
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Schuler Shook

Sponsor: General Director sessions, Schuler Shook Theatre Planners | Lighting Designers
Schuler Shook is an internationally recognized theatre planning and consulting firm with extensive experience in opera facility planning.  Our clients include Lyric Opera of Chicago, Sydney Opera House, Santa Fe Opera, Sarasota Opera, Cincinnati Opera, Seattle Opera, Portland Opera... Read More →
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SD&A Teleservices

Sponsor: Marketing/PR Network
Committed to making the world a better place, SD&A works exclusively with nonprofit organizations to help them raise money for a wide variety of worthy causes. This is our sole mission, and we've been doing it successfully for 35 years. Known for our flexible approach to campaign... Read More →
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Threshold Acoustics

Sponsor: Artistic Administration Network
Threshold provides acoustics and audio/video design consulting for performing arts buildings, aware of tradition and turned toward the future, relating to each client and project with clarity, accessibility and individuality.


Thursday June 21, 2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Loretto-Hilton Center 130 Edgar Road, St. Louis, MO
  • Reservations Required Separate ticket required. Ticket not included in conference registration.
  • Limited Access Organizational Members
 
Friday, June 22
 

8:00am

Roundtable/Breakfast: People of Color in Opera
Limited Capacity filling up

OPERA America has continued to move forward in discussing racial equity and justice, addressing the issue at the organizational and field level. Hear what steps have been taken toward undoing racism within our organization and spheres of influence.  Allies are welcome.
Continental breakfast is provided.

Attendees are encouraged to continue with a second part of this discussion from 9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Speakers
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Brandon Gryde

Director of Government Affairs, OPERA America
Brandon represents the opera field in front of Congress, the White House and Federal agencies, working on a range of issues that include support for the NEA and Arts in Education programs, tax policy for nonprofits, and international exchanges issues. He previously served as Communications... Read More →

Sponsors
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Fisher Dachs Associates

Sponsor: Equity Theme, Fisher Dachs Associates
Fisher Dachs Associates is dedicated to creating performing arts spaces that work brilliantly for all constituents; the artists, the audience, management and staff. Our expertise is in planning and designing intimate, dynamic, technically superb and highly functional theatres, opera... Read More →


Friday June 22, 2018 8:00am - 9:00am
Regency Ballroom A, 2nd Floor, Hyatt Regency 315 Chestnut Street, St. Louis, MO 63102
  • KEY THEME Equity
  • Reservations Required Yes
 
Saturday, June 23
 

10:30am

OVI Awards Brunch
Enjoy a fine brunch with colleagues in the beautiful St. Louis Art Museum as Opera Volunteers International toasts celebrates dedicated volunteers from around the globe.

Sponsors
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Opera Volunteers International

Opera Volunteers International is a nonprofit volunteer organization that advocates for and supports volunteerism in opera throughout North America and beyond.OVI works to connect individuals and local opera support organizations so that successful ideas and projects are championed... Read More →


Saturday June 23, 2018 10:30am - 12:30pm
Panorama at the St, Louis Art Museum 1 Fine Arts Dr, St Louis, MO 63110
  • Area of Focus OVI
  • Reservations Required Yes.
  • Limited Access OVI members. Advanced purchase ticket required for each attendee.

5:15pm

Ambassador Closing Dinner at Sardella
OPERA America Ambassadors join Opera Theatre of Saint Louis’ National Patron’s Council to close out Opera Conference 2018 with a final dinner at Sardella. Located in the heart of downtown Clayton, Missouri, Sardella is home to Italian-influenced dishes created by James Beard Award-winning chef Gerard Craft. Since opening in 2016, Sardella has won rave reviews for its “thoughtful, expertly executed” food.

Saturday June 23, 2018 5:15pm - 7:15pm
Sardella 7734 Forsyth Blvd, Clayton, MO 63105
  • Reservations Required OPERA America Ambassadors: To purchase tickets, contact Dan Cooperman, director of development, at 646.699.5266 or DCooperman@operaamerica.org.