Welcome to Act IWelcome to Act I

Act I

Welcome to Act I, Opera Grand Rapids’ young professional’s group and a place for you to connect with others about culture, not work. Throughout the year, Act I members enjoy ticket discounts to Opera Grand Rapids performances as well as invitations to exclusive Act I member events.

For $10/Month, ACT I Members get:

  • 2 Tickets to one (1) Main stage production of their choice
  • 2 Tickets to two (2) Explore Opera productions of their choice
  • Invites to ACT I exclusive events
  • 20% discounts on tickets to additional productions

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QUESTIONS? Contact Lexi Galla at agalla@operagr.org or 616-451-2741


UPCOMING EVENTS

Ballads & Brews

October 21, 2021
House of Wine

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Don Giovanni Pre-Show Brunch

October 24, 2021
SpeakEZ Lounge

Join members of Act I for brunch at SpeakEZ Lounge, then head to DeVos Performance Hall for the 2:00 PM performance of Don Giovanni.

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Act I Social Hour

November 18, 2021
Buffalo Trader’s Lounge

Join members of Act I for drinks at Buffalo Trader’s Lounge.

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New Year's Eve: Gothic Circus

New Year’s Eve Party

December 31, 2021
Betty Van Andel Opera Center

Ladies and gentlemen, boys, and girls! Step right up to the Betty Van Andel Opera Center on New Year’s Eve. Clown around at our gothic circus and be dazzled by The Theatre Bizarre Orchestra. Tickets are $100 and are on sale now!

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Act I Social Hour

January 20, 2022
GRNoir

Join members of Act I for drinks at GRNoir.

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Act I Social Hour

February 17, 2022
40 Acres Soul Kitchen

Join members of Act I for drinks at 40 Acres Soul Kitchen.

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Act I Table & Bottle Service

March 24, 2022
Betty Van Andel Opera Center

Sit with other Act I members at an exclusive table and enjoy bottle service while taking in Opera is Lit.

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VanderLaan Prize

VanderLaan Prize

April 2, 2022
Betty Van Andel Opera Center

Opera Grand Rapids’ National collegiate vocal competition, recently renamed in honor of Karl & Jean VanderLaan.

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Turandot Pre-Show Dinner

April 23, 2022
Reserve

Join members of Act I for dinner at Reserve, then head to DeVos Performance Hall for the 7:00 PM performance of Turandot.

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Act I Social Hour

June TBA
Millennium Park

Join members of Act I for an outing at Millennium Park.

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