Opera adds food drive to outdoor concert

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Palm Beach Opera will host a food drive at Opera @ The Waterfront on December 12, 2015 at the Meyer Amphitheatre in downtown West Palm Beach.  Concert goers are encouraged to bring nonperishable food items from 12:30 PM until 4:30 PM.  The items will then be distributed to people in need in our community.  The food drive is presented in partnership with United Way of Palm Beach County and Palm Beach County Food Bank and with the support of Quantum Foundation.

Opera @ The Waterfront, a free outdoor community concert at the Meyer Amphitheatre in downtown West Palm Beach, will be held on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 2:00 PM.  The concert will feature opera arias and ensembles performed by featured artist Michael Chioldi, guest artist Bridgette Gan, Palm Beach Opera Young Artists, and the Palm Beach Opera Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Palm Beach Opera Associate Conductor and Chorus Master Greg Ritchey.  This event is free and tickets are not required.

New this year will be food and beverage trucks parked on Datura Street with refreshments available for purchase.  Pizza Girls will bring their “Slices & Ices” truck and wine and beer will be available at The Beerstream Lounge.

Tickets for the VIP Tent are $150 and valet parking, seating, and luncheon in a shaded reserved area for the concert.  Tickets can be purchased at www.pbopera.org or by calling 561.833.7888.