Having a Ball

Ars Lyrica hosted a special event at Downtown’s Esperson building in support of its upcoming production of Handel’s Agrippina, the organization’s first fully staged Baroque opera. ... At the Houston Museum of Natural Science’s glitzy Jewel of the Nile gala, guests were greeted by none other than a pair of camels! Inside, dinner tables and auction items were featured throughout the museum’s exhibit halls. ... And the Reach for the Stars gala, held at the Briar Club, raised funds and awareness for the KnowAutism foundation. Deborah Duncan emceed the event, which included a fashion show presented by The Webster, as well as live and silent auctions touting items like a Hawaiian vacation.

  • Donae and Rob Chramosta 
at KnowAutism
    Donae and Rob Chramosta at KnowAutism
  • Rick and Jennifer Kline 
at KnowAutism
    Rick and Jennifer Kline at KnowAutism
  • Tommy Smith and Wally Wilson at HMNS
    Tommy Smith and Wally Wilson at HMNS
  • A look from The Webster 
at KnowAutism
    A look from The Webster at KnowAutism
  • Judy Nyquist and Jano Nixon Kelley at Ars Lyrica
    Judy Nyquist and Jano Nixon Kelley at Ars Lyrica
  • George and Kristi Lindahl at HMNS
    George and Kristi Lindahl at HMNS
  • The crowd at Ars Lyrica
    The crowd at Ars Lyrica
  • Harris and Jenna Junell with 
Kay and Brandon Lobb at HMNS
    Harris and Jenna Junell with Kay and Brandon Lobb at HMNS
  • Brian Spack and 
Carolyn Farb at KnowAutism
    Brian Spack and Carolyn Farb at KnowAutism
  • Anne Hamman and Stephen Brolier at HMNS
    Anne Hamman and Stephen Brolier at HMNS
  • Dining in the Hall of Paleontology at HMNS
    Dining in the Hall of Paleontology at HMNS
  • Liam and Meredith Bonner at Ars Lyrica
    Liam and Meredith Bonner at Ars Lyrica
  • Laurie and Reed Morian with entertainers at HMNS
    Laurie and Reed Morian with entertainers at HMNS
  • Susanne and Joel Bartsch at HMNS
    Susanne and Joel Bartsch at HMNS