Opera League Photo Gallery

  • 2010 Left – Right: Volunteers Patricia O'Donnell, Amalia Shebby, Carol Donlan, Fred Dear, Wendy Van Haerlem, Monica Gutierrez-Roper
  • Opera League at the Fashion Institute. Left: Alyce Williamson
  • Volunteers at the Peter Hemmings Award Dinner in 2015. Left – Right: Steve and Karen Kohn, Barbara and Bill Green
  • Opera League Volunteers waiting for the busses to bring in students for Saturday Morning at the Opera
  • Warner and Carol Henry being presented the Hemmings award by Sherwin Sloan. Duff Murphy is on the right
  • OLLA History

    OLLA History

    Left to Right Presidents: Lorraine Saunders, Molly Siefert, Toni Bird, David Barry, Anne Combs, Warren Schubert, Alice Coulombe
  • Left-Right Back: Bill Keiser, Unk, Warren Schubert, Barbara Merkle, Bernard Greenberg, Lynne Mitchell, Margaret Merritt, Paula Settle, Unk, Bob Holmes. Seated: Unk, Monica Weil, Unk, Audrey Hanson,...
  • AALAO Event Left – Right: Eva Grant, Eric Owens, Joyce Nembhard, Joel Graham
  • John Spear and Ernie Propokovych doing dishes at a Musicale at the home of Millicent Gappel
  • 2010 Hemmings Dinner at the Athenaeum Dan Donlan with "Opera Dog" Elbert
  • 2014 - Austria, Left – Right: Back: Ernie Propokovych, Jack Schwartz, Judy Lieb, Stu Bowne. Middle: Mimi Rotter, Barbara Schelbert, Lisa Lyon, Jutta Gehlen, Rebecca Bowne, Gayle Kirschbaum Front:...
  • Lorna Blancaflor and Claire Chambless at an Orange County Gathering at the home of Sylvia Traub
  • Luxury Drawing Event Left - Right Doris Koplick, Delores Kerr, Ben Kerr, Rebecca Bowne, Annilese Silverio
  • 2010 LA Opera Ring Cycle Ed Schaff Volunteering at the OLLA Concierge Service booth
  • 2001 Soprano Suzanna Guzman, Chris Topher Hahn
  • May 1999 Left - Right Robert Marino, Madeleine Coulombe, Alice Coulombe, George Dunning
  • Peter Hemmings Retirement Event: Alan Hanson, Jay Galbraith
  • Musicale with Millicent Gappel and Ann Russell Sullivan
  • Early AALAO Members
  • Left - Right Stacy Brightman, Margaret Merritt
  • 2010 The Bezuyen Concert Inaugural Fundraiser for the Student Bus Fund: Arnold Bezuyen and Stacy Brightman
  • OLLA Volunteers - Left – Right: Ron Streicher, Unknown, Larry Verdugo, Mary Riggs at an Educator’s event for Ghosts of Versailles
  • At the Hollywood Bowl OLLA Picnic and Opera in 2014
  • 2010 LA Opera Ring Cycle Volunteers staffing the Opera League Concierge Service booth
  • 2010 Fred Dear at the "Shop at the Opera"
  • Peter Hemmings Retirement Event Left – Right: Tom Keiser, Jane Gifford, Bill Keiser, Dick Seifert
  • Opera League at the Fashion Institute
  • Opera League Volunteers doing "Lightwalking" during rehearsals – Left – Right: Lynne Mitchell, Rosemarie Zaiser, Alma Guzman, Laurel Howat, Paula Settle
  • Dr. Gordon Traub and John Welch at an Orange County Musicale at the home of Sylvia and Gordon Traub
  • Ray Busmann modeling a costume at the Costume Shop Tour
  • Dale Ross and Anne Propokovych at the Premier Dinner in 2008
  • OLLA Volunteers at a Cast Dinner including Laurel Howat, Carol Donlon, Monica Gutierrez-Roper, Karen Kohn, Rebecca Bowne among other volunteers
  • Left – Right: Pianist, Unknown Suzanna Guzman, William Vendice, Unknown, Michael Gallup, Unknown
  • Volunteers at the OLLA Trip to the Santa Fe Opera House in 2015. Left – Right: Mike Phillips, Beverly Phillips, Kathy Crandall, Mimi Rotter
  • John Welch, Unknown, Stu Bowne, Claire Chambless, Eric Owens, Fabiola Hensley, Bob Gilman, Unknown
  • Opera League Volunteers at a Cast Dinner in the Green Room
  • Eleanor Gnup attending the 2008 Master Class with Carol Vanness and Young Artists
  • AALAO Event Left - Right Ben Kerr, Eva Grant, Angel Blue, Delores Kerr
  • Hemmings Retirement Event Left – Right: Carol Henry, Carol Bierhorst, Unknown
  • Cast Dinner Left – Right: Sachiko Higuchi, Virginia Fawcett, Anne Prokopovych, Mike Fawcett, Sue Correnti, Marlene Chavez, Nancy O’Hara, Fong Liu, Lois Tandy and others
  • Volunteers at the Peter Hemmings Award Dinner in 2015. Left – Right: Mike Phillips, Monica Gutierrez-Roper, Carol Daskal, Tom Lady
  • Volunteers serving dinner at a Musicale at Millicent Gappel’s home: Dorothy Wait, Ed Schaff, Brita Millard
  • 2018 trip to Munich/Salzburg. Left – Right: Brita Millard, Diane Henderson, Tom Lady, Ed Lieb, Dan Donlon, Carol Donlon, Judy Lieb, Hedda Ketsched-Tolomei, Tina Perkins, Larry Verdugo
  • Opera League at the Fashion Institute. Left – Right: Lynne Mitchell, Brita Millard, Alma Guzman, Mike Sholer, Carol Sholer, Susan Stamberger
  • Peter Hemmings Retirement Event: Left – Right: Unknown, Tina Gilfrey, Rod Gilfrey, Unknown, Paula Settle
  • Hemmings Award Dinner at Athenaeum Alice Coulombe presenting Jeff Kleeman with the Hemmings Award
  • Artist Services Volunteer Jerry Farris picking up arriving artists from LAX
  • Diane Gray holding a copy of the famous “Aria” cookbook compiled by OLLA volunteers
  • Thomas Shepard and Anne Russell Sullivan at an Orange County Musicale
  • One of the famous fundraisers: The Luxury Drawing June, 2000
  • 2010 Hemmings Award Dinner at the Athenaeum Left – Right: Margi Mostue, Rebecca Bowne, Nina Haro, Diane Gray, Alma Guzman, Wendy Van Haerlem, Judy Lieb, Unknown
  • 2001 Membership Committee OLLA Office Left - Right Bob Bernard, Beverly Johnson, Robert Holmes, Lynne Mitchell, Audrey Hanson, Unknown
  • Luxury Drawing June 1999 Left – Right: Unknown, Alice Coulombe, Jerry Faris
  • 1999 Left – Right: Singer, Alicia Garcia Clark, Sherwin Sloan
  • Opera League bus fund sponsoring student trips to Saturday Morning at the Opera
  • Dress Rehearsal Ticket Pickup – Left – Right: Unknown, Unknown. Seated: Ann Mosser. Standing: Allan Edmiston, Alma Guzman
  • 2018 One of Brita's European trips to Germany and Austria to see 7 different operas! Left – Right: Christa Marks, Hedda Ketsched-Tolomei, Ernie Propokovych, Anne Propokovych
  • Opera League at the Fashion Institute. Molly and Dick Siefert
  • Saturday morning at the opera with students. Volunteer Ed Lieb in the back.