Opera Team

Opera Staff

General and Artistic Director
Robert Lyall, 504-267-9524

 

Director of Operations
Gina Klein, 504-267-9527

 

Technical Director
Keith Christopher, 504-529-2278 ext. 321

 

Director of Public Relations & Marketing
Janet Wilson, 504-267-9525

 

Director of Development
Joanna Sternberg, 504-267-9526

 

Patron Services Manager
Devin Johnson, 504-267-9521

 

Support Group Liaison

Jenny Chapman, 504-267-9534

 

Director of Production
Sarah McCall, 504-267-9531

 

Director of Education
William Manning Mouat, 504-267-9535

 

Chorus Master / Music Administrator
Carol Rausch, 504-267-9522

 

Main Line: 504-529-2278
Box Office: 504-529-3000
Toll-Free: 1-800-881-4459
Fax: 504-529-7668

 

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 52108
New Orleans, LA 70152

 

Physical address:
935 Gravier Street, Suite 1940
New Orleans, LA 70112

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mr. James C. Gulotta Jr., President
Mr. Dwayne O. Littauer, Vice-President
Mr. Emmet Geary, Treasurer
Mr. Edward F. Martin, Development Officer
Ms. Sonya Moore, Secretary
Immediate Past President – Dr. R. Ranney Mize

 

Mrs. Penny Baumer
Dr. Nicolas Bazan
Mrs. Adelaide Wisdom Benjamin
Mr. Dorian Bennett
Mr. Peter Brigandi
Mrs. Betty Brooks
Mr. Joseph Bruno
Ms. Luretta Bybee
Mr. Vance Ceaser
Mr. A. J. Capritto
Mr. Arthur Crais
Dr. Patrick J. Dowling
Mrs. Diane S. Dupin
Mr. Emmet Geary Jr.
Mr. James C. Gulotta Jr.
Ms. Pauline Hardin
Ms. Adrea Heebe
Mr. Timothy Hemphill
Mrs. Rania Khodr
Mrs. Christine LeBlanc
Mr. Dwayne Littauer
Dr. W. Kenneth Mann Jr.
Mr. Edward F. Martin
Mr. Jonathan C. McCall
Mr. Bruce Miller
Dr. R. Ranney Mize
Mr. Brian Monk
Ms. Sonya Moore
Mr. Max Nathan Jr.
Mr. Harold C. Patin
Mr. James Robert Pope
Mr. Lawrence Pugh III
Mrs. Susan Raburn
Mr. Leopold Z. Sher
Mr. I. William Sizeler
Mr. Alfred E. Stacey IV
Mrs. Harry C. (Claire) Stahel
Mr. Philip Straub
Ms. Catherine Burns Tremaine
Dr. Rand Voorhies
Mr. James F. Willeford
Ms. Debby Hirsch Wood
Mr. Joseph Young

EX-OFFICIO
Ms. Karen Villavaso
President, Women’s Guild

Dr. Jayne Weiss
President, Opera Club

Ms. Amanda Credeur
Mrs. Lucretia Merriman-Jourdain
Mr. Brian Monk
Mrs. Sarah Stickney Murphy
Ms. Alisha Reed
Ms. Bianca Spears
Co-Chairs, Sylvain Society

 

Board of Advisors

Mr. Dale C. Biggers

Mrs. Virgene Biggers

Mrs. Margie Breeden

Ms. Elizabeth “Liz” Glaser Broekman

Ms. Michelle Butler

Dr. Mark Caldwell

Mrs. Eileen Capritto

Mr. Edgar Chase

Mr. Joseph Scott Chotin Jr.

Mrs. Kathy Christian

Hon. Jacquelyn B. Clarkson

Mrs. Loretta Corbett

Ms. Joan Coulter

Dr. R.W. Culver

Mrs. Thomas S. Davidson

Mrs. Monique R. Gougisha Doucette

Mrs. Betsy Dowling

Mr. Brooke Duncan

Dr. Charles L. Dupin

Ms. Marlene Duronslet

Mr. Elroy W. Eckhardt

Mr. Tim Fields

Mrs. Donna Fraiche

Mrs. Melissa Mason Gordon

Ms. Amanda Green

Mr. Douglas Grundmeyer

Hon. Bernette J. Johnson

Ms. Givonna Joseph

Ms. Rose LeBreton

Ms. Lisa Leone

Mr. Frank Maselli

Mrs. Gail McKenna

Dr. Jane Cagan Miller

Mrs. Cindi Mistrot

Mrs. Pat Murrell

Mr. Ernest L. O’Bannon

Dr. Andrew Orestano

Prof. Amy Pfrimmer

Ms. Ashley Pradel

Dr. Cynthia Samuel

Dr. Byron Scott

Dr. Alan E. Sheen

Dr. Charles Rodney Smith

Mrs. Sonda Stacey

Ms. Rebecca Thomson

Dr. Peter M. Tufton

Dr. Aysen Young