FEATURING EXPERT WINE PAIRINGS, SUMPTUOUS CUISINE, AND OVER-THE-TOP AUCTION ITEMS
BENEFITING AUSTIN LYRIC OPERA
The Austin Lyric Opera Guild joyfully announces its annual Wine Dinner & Auction, “Magnificent Maestros,” an unforgettable evening at the Four Seasons Hotel overlooking Lady Bird Lake, Saturday, February 22, at 6 p.m. The Wine Dinner & Auction will honor Maestro Richard Buckley on his 10th anniversary with ALO, and composer Giuseppe Verdi’s 200th Birthday.
The Austin Lyric Opera Guild invites you to an unforgettable evening marrying fine wine and music. Enjoy appetizers plus four elegant courses designed by Four Seasons Executive Chef Elmar Prambs, selected by ALO Trustee Helen Baxter, Wine and Food Foundation Director and former pupil of Julia Child. Savor the exquisite menu thoughtfully paired with the appropriate wines by some of Austin’s most respected wine connoisseurs, and sponsored by Twin Liquors principal and ALO Trustee David Jabour.
To your musical delight, internationally acclaimed soprano Joyce El-Khoury will perform at the Wine Dinner, a preview of what’s to come when she stars in ALO’s Romeo & Juliet next season.
Curated live and silent auction items include an intimate concert by Anton Nel in an Four Seasons home; Instant Wine Cellar; jewels; adventures; private dinner in a celebrated downtown condominium overlooking the Capitol; and collectors’ wines. In addition to the featured auction items above, bid on a walk-on role, artist’s tour, or magnificent jewelry by Peter Martino.
This year’s event will sell out, so please reserve your seats early. Tickets begin at $250/person
Event co-chairs Marcy Melanson and Cornelia Foster Wood; Auction Chair Meri Hagelberg; and Silent Auction Chairs Steve Barbaro and Jeff Rabkin – along with 200 of other Wine Dinner volunteers and Guild members – invite you to join us for this fabulous event.
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About the Austin Lyric Opera Guild
The Austin Lyric Opera Guild’s mission is to help provide cultural nourishment to the Central Texas community, as well as to provide financial support to Austin Lyric Opera. Learn more about Austin Lyric Opera Guild.