Opening Night Celebration

Join us as the curtain rises on the 2021-22 season on Friday, November 12, 2021 at the Kimmel Center!

Celebration Co-Chairs: R. Randolph Apgar and Allen D. Black

The Evening’s Details:

5:00 PM – Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres

6:00 PM – Dinner at the beautiful Hamilton Garden in the Kimmel Center

8:00 PM  – A Celebration of Opera! with Maestro Christofer Macatsoris and guests conducting the AVA Opera Orchestra Perelman Theater on the Kimmel Cultural Campus

10:30 PM – Dessert Reception with the Artists

For more information or to make reservations, please contact Judith Lovat at or 215-735-1685

We will be sure to keep you updated on our live performance COVID protocols, as well as the guidelines set in place by outside performance venues. If you have any questions or concerns, please email us at