New Rochelle Opera
Gala Honorees

Each Spring, the Company holds a fundraiser at which a well-known artist is honored for their breadth of work
in opera or the performing arts.
We have recognized the following list of
distinguished artists over the past years.

2016
Rosalind Elias  & Eve Queler

2015
Ferruccio Furlanetto

2014
Lucine Amara & Marni Nixon

2013
Matthew Polenzani

2012
Aprile Millo

2011
Mignon Dunn & Shirley Love

2010
 Marcello Giordani

2009
Elinor Ross & Elaine Malbin

2008
Marta Eggerth

2007
Roberta Peters

2006
Martina Arroyo

2005
Robert Merrill (posthumously) & Sherrill Milnes

2004
Glenn Dicterow & Karen Dreyfus

2003
Anna Moffo

2002
Marilyn Horne

2001
Barbara Cook

2000
Tony Randall

1999
Licia Albanese, Jerome Hines, Robert Merrill

Past Productions

2016   Il Trovatore

2015   Carmen (spring), Amahl and the Night Visitors (winter)

2014   L’Elisir d’Amore

2013   Cavalleria Rusticana/I Pagliacci

2012   Madama Butterfly

2011   Die Fledermaus

2010   Turandot

2009   La Traviata

2008   Aida

2007   Rigoletto (spring), Hansel & Gretel (fall)

2006   Tosca

2005   La Boheme

2004   Cavalleria Rusticana/The Telephone

2003   The Merry Widow

2002   Carmen

2001   The Student Prince

2000   I Pagliacci

1999   Die Fledermaus

1998   Madama Butterfly

1997   La Traviata

1996   Tosca

1995   La Boheme

1994   Rigoletto (spring), Hansel & Gretel (fall)

1993   Cavalleria Rusticana

1992   Carmen

1991   I Pagliacci

1990   The Merry Widow

1989   Die Fledermaus

1988   La Traviata

1987   Madama Butterfly

1986   Tosca

1985   La Boheme

1981-1984   Highlights of La Boheme, Madama Butterfly, Pagliacci & Cavalleria Rusticana