2017-2018 Opera51 Activities
Faust Gala - April 21, 2018
A festive gala to raise funds for our Faust production will be held on Saturday April 21, 2018 at 7 PM at the Trinitarian Congregational Church in Concord - across the street from 51 Walden. Cast performances of excerpts from Faust, an engaging talk about the opera by Laura Prichard, a silent auction, and light food and beverages will be featured, along with videos of past productions. Gala tickets are $50 and available online here or by calling 978-369-7911.
Annual Fundraiser Performance - Gounod's Faust - June 7, 9, and 10, 2018   Buy Tickets
Opera51 will mount a fundraiser production of Gounod's Faust in June, 2018 in a fully staged and costumed performance with orchestra, sung in French with projected English titles. Performances are on Thursday evening June 7, Saturday evening June 9, and Sunday afternoon June 10. This is the twelfth annual opera fundraiser supporting The Performing Arts Center at 51 Walden. Further information can be found on the Faust details page.
Fundraisers for 51 Walden
Opera51 performances are benefit fundraisers to support operation of the 51 Walden facility. Proceeds contribute valuable funds to the maintenance and operation of 51 Walden, a community resource supporting hundreds of local residents each week throughout the year.
Significant funds are raised each year through opera performances and associated corporate sponsorships, program ads, and individual donations, and through special events including an early spring Gala and a Columbus Day rummage sale.
Donations to support 51 Walden can be made directly here, or by sending a check payable to "51 Walden" to P O Box 251, Concord, MA 01742. 51 Walden is a 501(c)3 organization.