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Upcoming Event

 


 

July 20-23, 2017

"Jewels" at the Licoln Center

 

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of George Balanchine 's "jewels", the Paris Opera will share the stage with the Bolshoi and New York City Ballet for an historic collaboration.

The series of events include the opening night performance, a cast party with all three companies, and an intimate lunch with the director of the PAris Opera Ballet Aurelie Dupont at the French Consulate.
 

For more information, contact Laure Vienot Tronche at laure.vienot@afpob.org or 212.439.1426

Past Events

 


 


June 9, 2016

Dinner in honor of the Paris Opera

 

The American Friends of the Paris Opera & Ballet is hosting an intimate dinner at the French Consulate with Aurelie Dupont, incomig Director of Dance.

The evening included cocktail, seated dinner and a intimate talk, in a stunning setting.
 

* Invitation only, for members at the Patrons level and up

For more information, contact Laure Vienot Tronche at laure.vienot@afpob.org or 212.439.1426

 

September 15, 2015

Gala dinner at the Park Armory 

At the occasion of the premiere of Wayne McGregor’s Tree of Codes, the Park Avenue Armory and the American Friends of the Paris Opera & Ballet will host a gala evening and party with the cast following the opening performance.

Award-winning choreographer Wayne McGregor’s groundbreaking work embraces dance, science, film, music, and technology to generate intriguing, expansive creations.  For his new piece Tree of Codes, McGregor collaborated with artist Olafur Eliasson and producer/composer Jamie xx to create a contemporary ballet. The evening-length work features 6 Etoiles and soloists from the Paris Opera Ballet as well as members of and Wayne McGregor | Random Dance

For more information, contact Laure Vienot Tronche at laure.vienot@afpob.org or 212.439.1426

 

April 1, 2015

Broadway show and private dinner with Christopher Wheeldon 

 

 

Preview of the new musical “An American in Paris” at the Palace Theatre on Broadway followed by supper in a French restaurant with Christopher Wheeldon.

* Invitation only

 

For more information, contact Laure Vienot Tronche at laure.vienot@afpob.org or 212.439.1426

February 19, 2015

Musical dinner in honor of Stephane Lissner 

 

The French Consulate and the American Friends of the Paris Opera & Ballet are hosting an exceptional dinner in honor of Stephane Lissner, new director of the Opera Nation de Paris for his first apperance in New York in his position.

At this occasion, Mr. Lissner will present the 2015/2016 lyric season and share his vision for the Paris Opera with artists and patrons. The evening will include cocktails, seated dinner and an incredible musical interlude by special guests Diana Damrau and Nicolas Teste.

 

* Invitation only, for members at the Patrons level and up

For more information, contact Laure Vienot Tronche at laure.vienot@afpob.org or 212.439.1426