LA Opera Ball

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Los Angeles Opera Ball stars a busy Placido Domingo and brings Kate Walsh, Stana Katic among other celebrities

 

 

 

The event: The Los Angeles Opera Ball kicked off the opera’s 30th season on Sept. 12 with a double bill of Woody Allen’s production of “Gianni Schicchi” and Franco Zeffirelli’s production of “Pagliacci.”

Dinner on the Music Center Plaza followed, and, considering the affair raised an impressive $2.2 million, it seemed fitting for the band to kick off the dancing with “Oh, What a Night.”

The crowd: Stana Katic of “Castle,”  of “Sense8,” Kate Walsh of “Grey’s Anatomy,” Christoph Waltz of “Django Unchained,” Katharine McPhee of “American Idol,” Nigel Lythgoe of “So You Think You Can Dance” and Fred Savage of “The Wonder Years” mixed with opera supporters …

Click here to read my whole story about the Opening of the LA Opera and scroll down the page to see more pictures.

 

Top photo: Plácido Domingo with opera singer Ana María Martinez at the LA Opera Ball 2015 (Photo Credit: © Steve Cohn Photography) 

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Second photo: Miguel Angel Sylvester of “Sense8” and Stana Katic of “Castle” at the LA Opera Ball 2015 (Photo Credit: © Steve Cohn Photography)

Third photo: Kate Walsh of “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Private Practice” at the LA Opera Ball 2015 (Photo Credit: © Steve Cohn Photography)

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LA Opera Ball 2015

Published Oct. 5, 2015 – Ellen Olivier, Society News LA