This will be a three-day celebration honoring David DiChiera's extraordinary accomplishment. For Festival Weekend Packages & Further information, call (313) 237-3425.

Friday, October 12, 2007
Michigan Opera Theatre's Annual Opera Ball
Michigan Opera Theatre's 20th annual Opera Ball will be presented in a grand tent on the grounds of the Detroit Opera House. The evening will officially kick off the Cyrano Festival Weekend and all of the event's elements will have a French theme.

Saturday, October 13, 2007
World Premiere and Gala
Saturday, October 13, 2007
The Opening night performance will be followed by a Gala Supper at 9:30 p.m. in the Festival Tent. The celebratory evening feast will be attended by the Cyrano artists and many out-of-town guests and press.

Sunday, October 14, 2007
Brunch with the artists of Cyrano
A relaxing brunch will be served in the Festival Tent for guests and Cyrano artists. Following the brunch, there will be a "question and answer" period for guests to ask David DiChiera and the artists questions about the opera.

Sponsorship opportunities
Please contact Heather Hamilton at (313) 237-3425 or