After 2 years absence, we are back! In the great tradition of the last 31 years, opera and Broadway favorites will once again come to the North Fork of Long Island through the annual favorite concert/winetasting event “Cristina Fontanelli and Her Fabulous Friends” taking place on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the Duck Walk Vineyard North, 44535 Main Rd., Southold, NY on the North Fork of the Hamptons on Long Island. (Opera & Broadway of the Hamptons is a 501 c-3 project giving performance opportunities and scholarships to local children/youth and providing tickets to under-privileged families and Veterans.) More information on our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/OBHamptons or www.thecristinafontanellifoundation.org . This annual concert will continue the tradition of highlighting famous arias/duets from Opera (e.g. La Boheme, Madame Butterfly, etc.) and Broadway showstoppers (e.g. West Side Story, Hamilton, My Fair Lady, etc.), plus famous Italian and Neapolitan songs and Spanish favorites. Starring and hosted by the award-winning singer/Actor/PBS-TV/WLIW and media personality, Cristina Fontanelli (www.cristinafontanelli.com) will perform (“The best work came from Soprano, Cristina Fontanelli.” – the New York Times; “Vocal genius” – NY Sun; “Cristina Fontanelli at Feinsteins at the Regency is like seeing a cross between Maria Callas and Ethel Merman. She has no equal.” – Forbes Magazine) along with her world-renowned invited guest tenor t/b/a; baritone Suchan Kim https://www.suchankim.com/ “Suchan Kim commanded each scene he appeared in with a focused, muscular baritone and brought the house down with a virtuosic portrayal of the increasingly drunken servant, Germano. — Corinna da Fonseca-Wollheim, The New York Times. Featuring talented young performers carefully chosen from high schools and colleges.
Come early to secure your seats and then enjoy the award-winning wines of Duck Walk (also sold during intermission) on the outdoor patio/tables. Bring a picnic dinner while experiencing the summer breezes. The concert takes place in the Duck Walk tasting room so there is no problem if there is inclement weather.
Please consider making an additional tax-deductible donation to help us continue our mission of bringing world-class singers to the East End of Long Island and help us to continue giving youth empowering performance opportunities and complimentary tickets to our Vets thru https://www.thecristinafontanellifoundation.org/