Opening Night Celebration

We hope you will join us for The Philadelphia Orchestra’s 2021 Opening Night Celebration, a spectacular, in-person return to Verizon Hall!

Benefactor Packages

Please reply by July 30, 2021, to receive:
(for Principal Benefactor level and above)

  • An invitation for two (2) to a Benefactor Thank-You Reception on Wednesday, September 22, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM
  • Recognition on the 2021 Opening Night Celebration electronic invitation

reserve a package now

By becoming a Benefactor of The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Opening Night Celebration, you provide critical funding to support the Orchestra’s performances and the many education and community initiatives available throughout the year.

For more details about the Opening Night Celebration, please contact Joseph Sinkus at 215.893.3140 or

Special thanks to Opening Night Celebration Co-Chairs Lenora Hume, Juliette Kang, and Adrienne Simpson; the Opening Night Committee; the Volunteer Committees; and the Board of The Philadelphia Orchestra.