Affiliate Organizations

The Academy of Vocal Arts is grateful for all the people who support our mission to train the world’s finest opera singers

The Bucks County Opera Association and the Main Line Opera Association hold events and support AVA performances in their respective areas of the Greater Philadelphia region. Those interested in joining or supporting any of these groups, please see information below.

The Bucks County Opera Association of the Academy of Vocal Arts

Ms. Susan Barry
Mr. and Mrs. Frank T. Bochenek
Mr. L. Eugene Brown
Mr. Louis Dierking and Ms. Marion Steadman-Dierking
Ms. Lynne Haberkern
Mr. Laurence Keller
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew & Tracy Ketterer
Dr. and Mrs. Charles Mintzer
Mrs. Mary Eleanor Pitcairn
Mr. Curt Shreiner and Ms. Denise Frost
Mr. Richard D. Stephenson
Mr. Gary Williams and Ms. Carol Church

For information about this organization, contact Susan Kane at 215 862-2526.

The Main Line Opera Association of the Academy of Vocal Arts

Lee Bookbinder
Carol N. Boslet
Judith Broudy and Elias Packman
Pat Carroll
Sharon and Jack Carson
Jane Carton
Mary Louise Haines
Mr. and Mrs. Francis Humann
Eric and Lenora Hume
Richard B. Kent, MD
Dr. Sherman Leis
Electra Lenard
Sandy Leopold and Dr. Mia Marcovici
Renee Margulies
C. George and Marlene F. Milner
Rosalyn Ominsky and David Sachs, MD
Diane Page
Diane Petrosky
Suzanne Root
Kathie and John Simkiss
Michael Talarico
Mrs. Robert Watts
Peter and Audrey Wilding
Angela Zager

For information about or to join this organization, please contact Renee Margulies at