Peyton Hibbitt Turns 90!


Peyton Turns 90 Invitation Two


Peyton Hibbitt’s 90th birthday with cake and champagne at the the newly renovated black-box theater in the Tri-Cities Opera Center.  This sleek, elegant space provides the backdrop for an evening of memories.  We will also sing a resounding ‘Happy Birthday’ to our guest of honor!


Do you have a favorite photo from you Tri-Cities Opera experience? Scan and send it to and we will include it in a slideshow* during Peyton’s 90th Birthday Party.
ONE MINUTE MEMORIES: Come prepared! Distill your favorite memory of Peyton into a one minute (or less) toast and share it with the TCO Family on that day.


As part of the festivities on that day, we will name our beautiful, new, black-box theater at the Tri-Cities Opera Center.


is named in honor of our co-founders, Peyton Hibbitt and the late Carmen Savoca. We will also unveil a new bronze plaque commemorating Peyton and Carmen. We broke the news to Peyton on the cusp of his 10th decade, on camera… Watch his reaction HERE!

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Consider a donation to our ’90 at 90′ Campaign ‘In Honor of Peyton Hibbitt’. All funds raised by 90 at 90′ will support the maintenance of SAVOCA HIBBITT HALL and the opera and art created within.  We are looking for 90 donors to give at least 90 dollars each and kick-start this crowd funding process.

Many of our donation levels include a gift of one or more tickets to Peyton’s 90th Birthday Party.