Diva-Impresario Awards Luncheon

Founded in 1994 by Mrs. Barbara Copanos, the Diva Impresario Awards Luncheon recognizes the outstanding  individuals who through their generosity and dedication have contributed greatly to the success of Florida Grand Opera in Broward and Dade Counties.  Over the past almost twenty years, this event has become a beloved tradition which includes performances by members of the FGO Young Artist Studio.  This prestigious award has recognized many opera lovers for their support of FGO and is a major fund-raiser for The Opera Society.

Barbara Copanos is a Past President of The Opera Society and a retired opera singer who began her career under the tutelage of Dr Arturo di Filippi,  founder of the Greater Miami Opera and her voice teacher at the University of Miami School of Music.