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AIDA Dinner - Charlotte City Club

October 24, 2013

  • date
    October 24, 2013
  • time
    5:30 pm
  • event type
    event
  • location
    Charlotte City Club (121 W. Trade St. # 3100)

On behalf of Charlotte City Club Member, Sarah Dockery the Opera Guild of Charlotte, you are cordially invited to dinner at the Charlotte City Club prior to the performance of Verdi's AIDA at the Belk Theater. A private preview of AIDA will also be given. This event is open to members and non-members of the Charlotte City Club. If you have already purchased your ticket for the October 24th performance of AIDA, the cost for the three-course meal at the Charlotte City Club is only $35.00 (exclusive of beverages, taxes and gratuities). If you have not purchased your ticket, the cost will be $90.00 (exclusive of beverages, taxes and gratuities) and will include the three-course meal and one ticket in the Grand Tier section. (If you need tickets for this performance, please confirm with the Charlotte City Club no later than October 12). All reservations and tickets for this dinner should be reserved by calling the Charlotte City Club directly at 704.334.3200. Opera Night Menu Soups, Salads & Appetizers Soup of the Evening Three Onion Soup Gratinée french style onion soup with roasted shallots & garlic, gratinéed with jarlsberg cheese Iceberg Wedge Salad applewood bacon, cherry tomato, toasted pecans, maple vinaigrette Baby Arugula Salad roasted pears, goat cheese, pistachios, olive oil Entrees Ricotta Gnocchi sautéed kale, basil, confit baby tomatoes, cremini mushrooms, lemon parsley jus Pan Seared Scottish Salmon corn & local bean succotash, fennel salad, chipotle pepper vinaigrette Springer Mountain Farms Chicken Breast roasted spiced pumpkin, sautéed spinach, cranberry relish, natural jus Braised Brasstown Beef Shortribs naturally raised NC beef, barley pecan risotto, poached pears, roasted parsnips, birdsong red house wheat beer jus Dessert Trio