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Eventbrite - From Classics to Contemporary: A Fundraiser for Opera Theatre of Montclair

From Classics to Contemporary:
A Fundraiser for
Opera Theatre of Montclair

Sunday, October 21, 2018   
6-10 PM

The address will be revealed upon purchase of your ticket.

Opera Theatre of Montclair will present a unique concert featuring operatic excerpts composed within the last 50 years complemented by the classics that may have inspired the composers. This event will take place at a remarkable Upper Montclair home owned by a noted arts philanthropist and collector of 20th and 21st century art. This gallery-like modernist home with excellent acoustics will serve as the perfect backdrop for OTM's artists to sing a range of repertoire - from Handel to new works by young, up-and-coming composers in the field of opera. The premise is to match a newer work with a classic work (similar tonalities, themes, settings, etc.).

Come support OTM's new season while taking tours of this magnificent home, gardens and awe-inspiring art collection as well as enjoying champagne at the catered reception. Then sit back and watch some of OTM's most beloved artists (and some new faces) perform a diverse and challenging program with a fun and informative narration.

Space is limited: please purchase your tickets no later than Thursday, October 18.

Artists include international countertenor Nicholas Tamagna, sopranos Heather Bobeck, Stacey Canterbury, Laura Kosar and Mia Riker-Norrie, mezzo sopranos Cornelia Lotito and Rusti Ropac, and actor Craig Dudley performing selections by Handel, Rimsky-Korsakov, Copland, Bernstein, up and coming American composer Samuel Zagnit, Tom Cipullo, Jonathan Dove, John Adams and a Shakespeare monologue. 

Rebecca Eng, piano
Mia Riker-Norrie, narrator


Are there minimum age requirements to enter the event?

There are no minimum age requirements but OTM relies on the good judgment of parents with regard to a child's readiness to sit through a 90-minute concert.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Street parking is available. Public transportation from NYC: Take Decamp Bus #66 to the corner of Grove Street and Mt. Hebron Road. From there, walk 17 minutes; or take a very short Uber ride from anywhere in Upper Montclair.

What is the address of the event?

Since this event is being held at a private home, the address will be revealed upon purchase of a ticket.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact the General Director, Mia Riker-Norrie, at or 973-202-7849 (text is best). Or visit us on Facebook.

What's the refund policy?

There will be no refunds for this event.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

While it may be helpful, your name will be on a list, and a printed ticket is unnecessary.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferable?

Your ticket is transferable.