Experience live opera in an intimate setting during OperaFest, taking place March 23 at The Highlands Golf Club, 714 Poly Dr.
Local performers will present selections from both of NOVA Center for the Performing Arts' One-Act Operas, opening March 29, and from Blodwen, the Welsh opera making its American premiere at NOVA in May.
The event is a fundraiser for NOVA as well as a highlight of upcoming opera productions, and includes a silent auction. The event begins at 6 p.m. with hors d’oeuvres and no-host cocktails, followed by a gourmet dinner with select wines. Attire is "as formal as the guest wishes," according to a press release from NOVA.
Cost is $100 per person in advance or $110 at the door. Tables of 8 cost $750. Proceeds from the event benefit NOVA and its mission to enhance performing arts in Billings. For more information, call NOVA at 406-591-9535 or visit www.novabillings.org.