- Fri, Oct 11 7:30 pm New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Board of Trustees
Ann Borowiec and Norman Slonaker, Co-Chairs of the Board
The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra invites you to join us on October 11 at the annual Opening Night Celebration of our upcoming 2019–20 season, and recognize friends for their significant contributions towards our shared goal—bringing live symphonic music to diverse communities throughout New Jersey.
5:30 pm — Cocktail Reception
7:30 pm — Concert: OPENING WEEKEND: Holst’s The Planets in HD
Dinner immediately following the concert
VIP Dinner Ticket – $780 (includes $485 donation)
Cocktail party, concert, dinner and valet parking. Recognition in printed materials and NJSO website.
($700 for NJSO patrons who have an October 11 concert ticket or will exchange for one.)
Cocktail Party Ticket – $280 (includes $90 donation)
Cocktail party, concert and valet parking (dinner not included).
($200 for NJSO patrons who have an October 11 concert ticket or will exchange for one.)
Dress Code: Cocktail Attire. Parking: Complimentary valet parking will be provided for all gala attendees.
The night starts with a cocktail party with hors d’oeuvres and open bar before the concert. Enjoy an unmissable season-opening performance of Holst’s The Planets, paired with jaw-dropping NASA visuals in HD, along with symphonic classics conducted by Music Director Xian Zhang. In addition, the women of Newark Voices return by popular demand to bring an ethereal element to The Planets. A magnificent dinner follows the performance, with opportunities to meet and mingle with Xian, NJSO musicians and special guests.
All proceeds from the gala event will support the NJSO as it enriches lives through its artistic, music education and community engagement programs.
For more information, please contact Laura Bessey, NJSO Manager of Special Events, at [email protected] or 973.735.1729.
Sponsorship and dinner table packages ranging from $2,000 to $25,000 are also available.
Digital Slideshow Ad – Deadline September 30, 2019
Your custom message will be included in the digital slideshow that will be shown at the event. Please send a JPG or PNG of your logo or photo, along with the text that should be included in your message.
• Full-screen color message with logo or photo – $500
Concert Program Book Premier Ad – Deadline August 22, 2019
Your ad will be placed in the NJSO concert program book that will be distributed at 14 concerts, reaching
18,500 patrons in all six NJSO venues from October through mid-December 2019!
• Full-page premier ad in the NJSO concert program book (black and white) – $4,000
• Half-page premier ad in the NJSO concert program book (black and white) – $2,000
Download the gala details, reservation form and journal ad information below.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS
Commitments as of June 19, 2019