American Friends of Covent Garden Celebrates Fifty Years
March 27, 2019 | by
An Intimate Celebration of the Arts
On July 10, 2019, when The Royal Ballet will be performing in Los Angeles, the AFOCG and the Royal Opera House will host an intimate evening in celebration of these two events and in recognition of the ROH’s work on stage and in arts education and outreach not only in the UK but internationally.
This evening will include short performances by The Royal Ballet and a short operatic performance by two former ROH Young Artists and will highlight the importance of ballet, dance and music world wide.
The Los Angeles event will be co chaired by American Friends of Covent Garden Chairman Mercedes T. Bass and Director Susan A. Olde, OBE and the host committee listed below:
Mercedes T. Bass Alex Beard John Burger & Alan Levin Countess June Chichester Peggy Czyzak Dannenbaum Marat & Pamela Daukayev Barbara Davis Maestro Placido Domingo Misook Doolittle Dame Vivien Duffield Lord Eatwell John & Kimberly Emerson Ann Getty Richard Karl Goeltz & Mary Ellen Johnson Nicole Gordon Goldie Hawn Kate Hudson Ghada Irani Frederick Iseman Ida Levine Jimmy and Debbie Lustig Beth Madison Wayne McGregor John McGinn & Cary Davis Rachel Moore Kevin O’Hare Erika Olde Susan A. Olde Sir Antonio Pappano Hadley Rierson Dame Gail Ronson Kurt Russell Liam Scarlett Jo Schuman Silver Ginger Sherak Jamie Blake Sher Ian Taylor John Turner & Jerry Fischer Christopher Wheeldon