Public Event Friday, February 1, 2013 | 8 PM

The 58th Viennese Opera Ball

The Waldorf Astoria
An international social landmark held under the auspices of the U.S.-Austrian Chamber of Commerce, the Viennese Opera Ball in New York is a charity gala that has benefited non-profit institutions since 1955. Carnegie Hall is honored to have been chosen as the beneficiary this year.


  • Peter Duchin and His Orchestra
  • Jeffrey Mattsey, Baritone
  • Amy Shoremount-Obra, Soprano
  • Midnight Quadrille
  • The Hayes Kavanagh Jazz Band


    Program to include an adaptation of Josef Haydn's marionette opera "Die Feuersbrunst" ("The Burning House") featuring Jeffrey Mattsey and Amy Shoremount-Obra.


8 PM  
9 PM  
Ball and Formal Dinner
The Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria
Tanz Bar with Post-Ball Supper
Music by Peter Duchin and His Orchestra

White Tie and Decorations for Men
Long Ball Gowns for Ladies

Ticket Information 

Individual tickets start at $995 ($595 is tax-deductible), and Junior tickets are $500 ($100 is tax-deductible).
Reservations for tables of 10 guests start at $9,950 ($5,950 is tax-deductible).

All reservations include the Cocktail Reception,  Dinner, and Tanz Bar.

For further information, please visit

Ticket Reservations

Benefit Tickets
To make a reservation, download the reservation form here.

Junior Tickets
For guests under the age of 40, download the reservation form here.

For further information, please contact Marcie Rudell, Executive Director of the Viennese Opera Ball, at 212-207-6769 or