IFFV Spring Gala in NYC curated by Massimo Bottura

7p.m. – 11 p.m., April 28, 2022

Metropolitan Club

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International Friends of Festival Verdi cordially invites you to attend our upcoming gala fundraiser featuring an exclusive dinner curated by world-renowned chef, Massimo Bottura, surprise entertainment and wonderful auction items on Thursday, April 28th, 2022. The gala dinner will be hosted at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. Please contact us at info@iffv.org for more information or sponsorship opportunities. A save the date card will be sent out shortly.

Gala Program

VIP Reception

*By invitation only at 7:00 pm*


General Reception

7:00 pm


Dinner curated by Massimo Bottura

& the Osteria Francescana Team 

8:00 pm


Followed by Special Performances & Live Auction


Riccardo Frizza 


Opera Stars

Eleonora Buratto

Davinia Rodriguez



Brook Hazelton