Opera Omaha Guild

The Opera Omaha Guild is a group of men and women dedicated to supporting the Company with fundraising and opera education efforts. Members plan and promote events such as Cotillion (etiquette classes for area sixth graders), social luncheons, educational outreach activities, and the award-winning Spirits of the Opera event.

Interested in joining the Opera Omaha Guild?  Call 402.346.4398 or click here to register online.

2015-2016 Executive Committee

  • Connie Kinnear, President
  • Hillary Nather-Detisch, President Elect
  • Mark Maser, Past President
  • Madeline Madden, VP Education
  • Cindy Hanley, VP Fundraising
  • Suzanne Kotula, VP Membership
  • Jeanie Owen, VP Social
  • Jillian Tuck, Corresponding Secretary
  • Vivian Davis, Recording Secretary
  • Pauline Quinn, Treasurer


Opera Omaha Guild Cotillion

For 30 years, the Opera Omaha Guild has held Cotillion classes for area sixth graders. The primary purpose of each class is to provide the opportunity for each student to mature socially. Students learn the art of dining in a formal setting, communication, being a proper guest as well as a host/hostess, and ballroom dancing. Cotillion classes are held during the fall each year and registration begins in the summer. 

Click here for more information about the 2016 Opera Omaha Guild Cotillion. 

Cotillion Graduation 2015


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