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Join us for a night of celebration at the Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami as we commemorate Florida Grand Opera’s 79th Season. The evening will start at 5:00 pm with Cocktails in the Peacock Foundation Studio, followed by the opening night of Puccini’s Madama Butterfly in the Ziff Ballet Opera House. After the opera, enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvre in the Peacock Studio, followed by dinner and dancing—on stage!
Florida Grand Opera is the oldest performing arts organization in Florida, and the seventh oldest opera company in America. Proceeds from the gala will benefit future artistic programming, educational events, and community outreach.
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