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West Edge Opera salons celebrate great talent.


Join West Edge Music Director Jonathan Khuner and General Director Mark Streshinsky alongside local and visiting singers - all held in extraordinary homes across the East Bay and San Francisco.

With food, drinks, and conversation you can support West Edge Opera up close and personal.

A Salon with Leading Ladies

June 26th 7-9pm at The Oakland Scottish Rite Center

Tickets $250 each
$125 - First Time Salon Attendee
Are you a supporter of West Edge Opera but never been to a salon before? We want you to take t
he leap!

The evening will feature soprano Shawnette Sulker (Poppea, Cesare, Bulrusher) and soprano Mary Evelyn Hangley (Schoenberg's Erwartung) with Jonathan Khuner on piano. Shawnette and Mary will share favorite selections from their repertoire, and insights on how they're preparing the summer's operas.

For the first time, West Edge Opera will open the doors to the fourth floor balcony so that all can enjoy a champagne toast as we launch the summer festival season! All proceeds will go toward the summer festival.


Salon: A Birthday Soiree

Close out the festival, celebrate Mark's Birthday, and support

West Edge Opera!

July 31st 7-9pm

More information to come


Previous Salons have included:

An Evening with Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen and Esther Tonea on Gough Street

The Clocktower Salon with Renee Rapier, Sarah Coit, and Katharine Pracht

The Speakeasy Salon at The Vita Brevis Club with Nikki Einfeld and Solas Burke-Lalgee

All Dressed Up and Somewhere to Go at The Hamilton Building with Sara Couden and Efraín Solís

The Clocktower Salon with Leslie Katter and Samuel Faustine

The Uplands Salon with Sara LeMesh

The Mile High Salon with Derek Chester

The Victorian Salon with Nikola Printz and Maria Valdes

For more information, contact Emilie Whelan:

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