Preview Gala 2018

Preview Gala 2018

Traditions at the Glen

4101 Watson Blvd, Johnson City, NY

We are blowing away the gray of winter with our Preview Gala announcement of our 2018-2019 season on

March 24, 2018 from 6:30-10:30PM

Richard Leech, “perhaps the most exciting tenor of his generation” (Cincinnati Enquirer), will return to his hometown to help us reveal our upcoming season.

This extraordinary event features a delectable gourmet tapas menu with each course themed around the productions in our coming season. You’ll hear selections from each opera, have the chance to bid on extravagant and luxurious silent auction items, and revel in an evening of opera-themed fun.

Complimentary red, white, and sparkling wines will be selected by the chef to perfectly pair with your meal; or enjoy the top-shelf cash bar.

Glimpse the spectacular new artwork and listen as our fabulous Resident Artists sing selections from the coming operas.

-$125 per person or $1,000 premium seating with Special Guest Richard Leech!

-Purchase a table of eight for $1,000

More about Richard Leech


The TCO Alumni is currently at Michigan Opera Theatre where he is the Director of Resident Artist Programs. He is also on the voice faculty of Rutgers University’s Mason Gross School of the Arts. Mr. Leech began his career at TCO and gave credit to founders Carmen Savoca and Peyton Hibbitt as his only teachers. Mr. Leech “is one of the most celebrated lyric tenors of his generation. For over thirty years he has interpreted many of the most demanding and well-known roles of the Italian, French, and German repertoire both on disc and on the stages of the world’s leading opera houses and symphonies” (

Want to sponsor the Preview Gala?

We have packages starting at $250.  We would love to have you on board. Click this link for our for our Preview Gala 2018 Sponsor Form.

Want to donate to the Silent Auction?

Email our Silent Auction Coordinator,  Susan Johnson.  Check back here for more details

(607) 772-0400

$125 per person


*Make sure to purchase tickets for the Preview Gala before the deadline of March 16th. Seats are filling up fast!
Proudly Sponsored By
Richard Leech Performing Les Hugenots at Carnegie Hall along with Pilar Lorengar

Silent Auction Donors

Acacia Aveda SalonSpa
Advanced Auto Parts
Anderson Center for the Arts
Antonio’s Bar & Trattoria
Ashbaker, Susan
Audio Classics
Barnes & Noble
Bates Troy
Beresford, Ross
Berger’s Ski & Snowboard Shop
Binghamton Community Orchestra
Binghamton Devils Hockey
Binghamton Philharmonic
Binghamton Rumble Ponies
Binghamton University Theatre Dept.
Body & Soul Therapeutic Massage
California Grill
Carden Travel, Inc.
Chenango River Theatre
Chocolates by Leopold
Chuckster’s Family Fun Park
Clocktower Theater Co/Cider Mill Stage
Comfort & Sons
Conti Jewelers
Creative Beginnings
DesBiens, Millie
Dick’s Sporting Goods
Ellis Brothers Furniture
Elizabeth’s Shoes & Accessories
Elk Mountain Ski Resort, Inc.
Elmira Distributing Company
Finnished Seams/Susan Johnson
Gallery 2 Twelve/Riquel Sepiol
Garland Gallery
GasLamp Gym
Glimmerglass Festival
Goodwill Theatre
Gregori, Andréa
Hangar Theatre
Holiday Inn Binghamton
Jaret’s Stuffed Cupcakes
Kampai Japanese Steakhouse
KNOW Theatre
Kradjian, Naima
La Tourelle Resort & August Moon Spa
Liquor Town
Mabel D. Orr Fashion Boutique
Massage Therapy by Kelli
Matthews Auto
Michael, Sandra
Moxie Wood Fire Grill
Munk, Joe
New York Giants
Nick’s Hair Design
Number 5
Old Union Hotel
Park Diner
Parnes Productions
Perot, Mary Louise
Resciniti Dry Cleaners
Roberson Museum & Science Center
Ross Park Zoo
Sall Stearns
Sea Glass Fine Art Photography
Six Flags Darien Lake
Sklaroff, Bari
Soothing Therapeutic Massage
Spiedie Fest & Balloon Rally
Stafford, Sean
Station 45 Hair & Nails
Studio Sophia Sophia
Tall Pines Players Club
The Beef
The Colonial
The Computer Man
Tom’s Coffee, Cards & Gifts
Total Wine & More
Traditions at the Glen
Tri-Cities Opera
Tuch, Suzanne
Upstate Office Furniture
Van Cott Jewelers
Vestal Wine & Liquor
Vintageness Consignment Boutique
Wal-Mart Johnson City
West End Studios
Water Street Brewing Co.
White Rose Day Spa
Williams, David
Yonkin, Kathleen

Vidanta Riviera Maya

We are excited to announce that we have a vacation at Vidanta Riviera Maya up for auction! Guests can explore over 1000 acres of paradise, dotted with pristine pools and bordered by magnificent beach. At Riviera Maya, you’ll enjoy more than 15 world-class bars and restaurants, a Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course, lavish spa services, and fantastic entertainment, including access to Riviera Maya’s resident Cirque du Soleil show—JOYÀ.

8 days/7 nights in a Master Room which can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children

The Master Room features a king-size bed, one bathroom with Jacuzzi tub, TV, and a terrace with a view

Valued at $3,850

No Blackout dates, but there may be additional charges for a holiday weekend.

Trip is generously provided through Carden Travel

Click here for their Facebook, and here for Carden Travel’s website

Original Artwork by Mary McMahon