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2018/19 Sowing circle events


Spring 2019
Listen to select opera pieces, sample wine, and indulge in chocolate! Enjoy the SOWING Circle’s signature event!

Past 2017/18 Events


Saturday, July 15, 2017
The SOWING Circle had a presence at this McCaw Hall event, celebrating the bold start to a bold new season. The event was a sneak peak of the 2017/18 season and included a variety of activities for all ages: chances to view dazzling and detailed costumes up close, watch a hilarious troupe of improvisers bring opera plots to life, enjoy live music and dance performances, and even hear an opera artist sing out tweets in real-time. 


Saturday, August 19, 2017
The SOWING Circle’s annual Garden Party was great fun! Everyone enjoyed the company of fellow SOWING Circle members and Cultural Access Washington Board Members. They celebrated the start of Seattle Opera's 2017/18 season and learned more about our exciting community outreach initiatives. 


Wednesday, November 8, 2017
SOWING Circle members were treated to a unique, inside view of art at ‭Amazon! Curated by Tim Detweiler, former Director at MadArt, this walking ‭tour featured a number of public art installations around South Lake Union ‭and an opportunity to explore the Amazon Expressions Lab.


Thursday, February 22, 2018
The SOWING Circle previewed the exciting production of Beatrice & Benedict, a Seattle Opera premiere, before performances begin, and experienced the incredible collaboration with ACT Theatre under the baton of Seattle Symphony Music Director Ludovic Morlot.


Sunday, March 11, 2018
The SOWING Circle’s signature event! Guests enjoyed an evening listening to select opera pieces at the home of Jenny and Scott Wyatt, sampled wines that fit the mood of each, and indulged in chocolate. This year they were treated to live music by members of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra: violist Susan Gulkis Assadi and violinist Mikhail Schmidt and was curated by Linda Kitchen.  

Seattle Opera Gala

Saturday, April 21, 2018
Party with us at our annual gala! Celebrate the reason Seattle Opera is a thriving company with exclusive access to artistic guests and incredible culinary endeavors. Members of The SOWING Circle will have the option to sponsor a table and sit together.

Main Photo © Elise Bakketun