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              Benefit Concert, Reception and Silent Auction

                          Sunday, June 22, 2014, 3:00 pm

L R Davidson as Papagena and Mark Womack as Papageno in OTW's The Magic Flute (2011)

OTW favorites Lora Rachel Davidson, Mark Womack and Pablo Bustos 
will return to Vermont on Sunday June 22 to present a special concert to benefit 
the OTW 2015 production of The Secret Garden.  
The three young singers received rave reviews for their portrayals of 
Papagena, Papageno and Tamino
 in OTW's memorable 2011 production of The Magic Flute.  
They will be accompanied by local pianist, Susan Dedell
The program will include excerpts from The Secret Garden 
as well as favorite opera arias, duets and ensembles from 
The Magic Flute, The Pearl Fishers and The Barber of Seville.  
The event, to be held at the beautiful Stratton home of Tom Snopek and Peggie Telscher, 
will be followed by a silent auction and reception.

Tickets: Contact otw@sover.net or 802/824-3821 

$75:   Jasmine Benefactor: General seating
$100: Rose Benefactor: Special seating and name listed in the program

Silent Auction Items include:

Victorian Boating Picnic on the Connecticut River with Champagne Lunch

Donated by Graeme King of King Boatworks in Putney


Exquisite Vermont Images

Donated by the following Vermont Artists:

  - Nobushi Fuji’i ofVillage Green Gallery in Weston

  - Denise Wilson of Stratton

  - Fred Marin of Proctorsville

  - Framed Oil by Arne Rostad (Featured artist at the Stratton Arts Festival)



Afternoon Tea for 8

Invite your friends to your home for English Afternoon Tea.

Brit and tea lover, Emma van Burken, will lay your table with vintage English bone china and serve finger sandwiches and a variety of sweet treats, including the 

Chocolate and Rich Tea Biscuit cake served at William and Kate's wedding.   

After tea, Emma will give a brief presentation on Afternoon Tea in England.  

"Where did it start?"  "Is there really bone in bone china?"


Autographed Hard Copy of “The Intimate Garden”

Donated by Gordon Hayward of Putney


Autographed Paperback Copy of “A Prayer for Owen Meany” and “In One Person”

Donated by John Irving

Legendary Red Sox hitter Ted Williams in younger days


Autographed Paperback Copy of “Ted Williams, My Father”

Donated by Claudia Williams of Hernando, Florida


Authentic Ted Williams Memorabilia

Donated by Claudia Williams of Hernando, Florida