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On The Light Side 2018

BERNSTEIN: Celebrating 100 Years

Capitol City's 2017-2018 season will close with the 26th year of fun and fund-raising On the Light Side on July 27-28, 2018. On The Light Side will feature music by Leonard Bernstein in celebration of his 100th birthday. The evening includes an outstanding silent auction, a "bring-your-own" indoor picnic, and a cast of singers who will dance their way through the program, having your toes tapping to music from "West Side Story,"  "Trouble in Tahiti,"  "On The Town," and more! This event sells out every year so don't wait! Doors open at 6:30 to brose the silent auction and enjoy your picnic, performance begins at 8:00.

Tickets are $40 individually or $300 for a table of 8.

Past Light Side Auction Items
Check back for updates on items that will be available for On The Light Side 2018!

Home Decor

Shadowbox containing image of old Metropolitan 
Opera House, with actual nails from building
Donated by Mike Lorton

Antique brass candelabra
Blue/yellow needlepoint pillow
Pair, 18" cherubs
Large cranberry ceramic pot
Ceramic floral lamp
10 stone lemons
Small ceramic pot
Ceramic butterfly ginger jar
Decorative metal stand with rabbits/pot
Pair, scalloped ceramic vases
Spode casserole dish with lid
Large collection of cut glass and leaded glass 
(Votives, champagne glasses, candlesticks, dish, vases, platter)
Sterling silver tray
Sterling silver dish
Hand painted candy jar
Set : 5 cup/saucer "Pearl River by Spode"
Napkins: Set of 6 gold linen, and set of 4 black
Sterling silver candle sticks
Pottery Crow Plate
Pottery Crow Pie Plate
Antique Cut Glass Cake Stand (8")
Small Heart-Shaped Metal dish
Alabaster paper weight
Silk hydrangea arrangement by Tony Whitlock
Mahjong set
Antique cutglass spoon holder
Decorative pewter cup
Thanksgiving Turkey Platter
Pumpkin Platter
Donated by John and Sallie Van Houten
Large collection of sports, music, and art memorabilia
Regency Fine Art
Isaac Mizrahi boudoir clock and porcelain decorative dish
Isaac Mizrahi boudoir clock
Donated by Heather Angel Dittus
Italian blown glass bowl
Donated by Donna Angel
Large framed Renoir print (Gabrielle and Jean)
Donated by Derrick and Maria Hinman

Donated by Melissa Rucker

Chip and Dip Bowl
Donated by Hilie King

Handblown glass sculpture of a daffodil and stand
Donated by Hans Frabel
3 small Chinese porcelain jars with tops. Two are matched pieces.  
Donated by Peter Chen

Greenery in Glass Terrarium
Donated by C. T. Spuhler

Christmas Decor 

Merry Christmas needlepoint pillow
Set: 4 Christmas glasses
Set: 5 Christmas napkins
Blue caroling lady
Champagne Christmas basket 
Large wooden Santa
Donated by John and Sallie Van Houten

Food and Drink

2 Espresso baskets
2 Bourbon baskets
2 Gourmet Italian baskets
2 Chocolate baskets
Dinner for 6 prepared and served in your home 
by Donna Angel & Heather Angel Dittus
Donated by Donna Angel
Assorted wine
Donated by Sherlock's Fine Wines, Northside Parkway

Assorted wine
Donated by Sherlock's Wines, Barrett Parkway

Homemade Vanilla Bean Poundcake
Homemade Lemon Poundcake
Wood bottle caddy and opener
4 pc. Moscow Mule copper shot mugs
4 pc. Stemless Wine Glass set
Tarapaca 2013 Gran Reserva Red Blend bottle of wine
Donated by Hilie King

A Selection of Fine Wine
- 2011 Pannier Blanc de Noirs Champagne 
- 2015 Belguardo Mazzei Rosato - Toscano 
- 2013 Merry Edwards Sauvignon Blanc - Russian River Valley 
- 2014 Sojourn Sonoma Coast Chardonnay 
- 2012 Archery Summit Dundee Hills Pinot Noir - Renegade Ridge Estate 
- 2013 Cakebread Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon - Napa Valley
Donated by James Powell and Mitchell Czeh

2 Gift certificates to Petite Violette
Donated by Michael Gropp

 Travel and Leisure

One week stay, villa in Manciano, Italy

One week stay, cottage in Antigua

Donated by Leone Hinsman

Shakespeare Tavern - VIP Pass for Two

High Museum of Art - 2 Passes

World of Coca Cola - 4 passes

Michael C. Carlos Museum - 5 passes

Tellus Science Museum - 4 passes

Booth Western Art Museum, 4 passes

Center for Puppetry Arts - Family 4 Pack

Atlanta History Center - Family Pass

Scottsdale Farms gift card

Portofino’s gift card

Atlanta Rocks!  Introductory class for indoor gym climbing (12 yrs or older) gift card 

Cutco cooking class for winner and up to 7 guests

Donated by Cutco Kitchen and Manager Matt Efromov

Sept.10 Braves vs. Miami Marlins, 1:35 p.m. 

Includes: 4 Braves tickets located 5 rows behind dugout,

Parking Pass, $40 food credit, Access to Private concession area "The Dugout" 

Donated by Mickey and Hilie King

Atlanta Opera - 2 tickets to your choice of the following performances

The Flying Dutchman, Nov. 4, 2017

The Daughter of the Regiment, Feb. 24, 2018

Carmen, April 28, 2018

Sweeney Todd, June 9, 2018

Donated by James Powell and Mitchell Czeh

Fashion and Jewelry

Blue leather handbag

Michael Kors tan leather hand bag

Michael Kors blush pink leather handbag

Brown leather Italian handbag

Watch with brown leather band

Rose stickpin with diamond

Donated by Sallie Van Houten

Designer "beach" hat and sunglasses

Anonymous donor

St. Bart's necklace and earrings set

Pearl Cross and Earrings Set 

Semi precious Quartz Bracelet 

Donated by Hilie King

Pair of sterling silver earrings, with garnets 

Donated by Tal Moran, jewelry designer

Sterling Silver abalone shell earrings 

Donated by Aimee Jewelry and Fine Art (Amy Elfersy)   

Health & Beauty

Essential Oils Basket
Gold Tree of Life Aromatherapy bracelet with Swarovski crystals
Young Living Peppermint Essential Oil
Young Living Tangerine Essential Oil
Donated by Hilie King


Treasures of the Tropic Seas - coffee table book
Angels in Art - coffee table book
Grandissimo Pavarotti
Martha Stewart Healthy Quick Cook
Lee Bailey, Country Desserts
Lee Bailey, New Orleans: Good Food, Glamorous Houses
Donated by John and Sallie Van Houten

Special Donations from Capitol City Opera Company

Walk on Role in a future production designated by the Artistic Director
Framed Mikado poster
Man of La Mancha manuscript prop signed by the cast

 Professional Services

Garden-Landscape consultation certificate valid for one year
Donated by Viridis Garden Design, David L. Dempsey

Individual, one of a kind greeting cards
Created and Donated by Sharon Angel

 Historic Piece

Complete volunteer’s outfit from the 1996 Atlanta Olympics
Donated by Walt Underwood


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