Enjoy pics of our Not In My Town Opera Gala

Not In My Town Opera Gala Preview & Concert

Sunshine Cathedral, Fort Lauderdale

Enjoy these photos taken during the gala previews of our Not In My Town Opera Gala on June 17th, 2016.
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Bully Not In My Town Opera Preview
Not In My Town Opera Preview | Matthew Shepard gets bullied and then defended by new friends at school. | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Matthew Shepard, Romaine Patterson meet, shake hands.
Matthew Shepard meets Romaine Patterson for the first time. | Not In My Town Opera Preview | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Matt Shepard portrayed by Ryan Townsend | Not In My Town Opera
Not in My Town Opera | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle | Ryan Townsend portraying Matthew Shepard

 

Best Friends: Olivia, Romaine Patterson, Matthew Shepard relax at Romaine's place.
Olivia, Romaine Patterson and Matthew Shepard hanging out at Romaine’s place. | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle | Opera Fusion Inc | Not In My Town Opera

 

Romaine Patterson smiling with violin section in the background | Not In My Town Opera
Romaine Patterson with Violins | Not In My Town Opera Gala preview at Sunshine Cathedral | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Matt singing main character aria | Michael Ross opera Not In My Town
Ryan Townsend as Matthew Shepard | Michael Ross Opera “Not In My Town” gala preview | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Romaine Patterson and Olivia engaged | Not In My Town Opera Gala | OperaFusion.org
a great lesbian love story: Romaine Patterson and Olivia get engaged | Not In My Town Opera Gala | OperaFusion.org

 

Best Friends 3
Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Romaine Patterson wife Olivia Couch | Lesbian love story | Opera Fusion
Romaine and her girlfriend, Olivia “Life is oh so precious, yet fragile.” | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Best Friends
Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Judy Dennis talking2
Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

I can't breathe
Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

In Court low
Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Judy and Dennis Shepard address the Entire Courtroom at Matthew' trial.
Matthew’s parents Judy Shepard and Dennis Shepard address the courtroom at the trial of Matthew’s killers. | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Romaine Patterson & Matt Angel 2 low | OPERAFUSION.ORG
Romaine Patterson addresses the Anti-Defamation League in Washington D.C. as the the spirit of Matthew gives her strength. | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle

 

Curtain Call low | Opera Fusion Gala
“Not In My Town,” written by Michael Ross, of Fort Lauderdale, spotlights the events surrounding the murder of Shepard, a gay Wyoming college student. | Photo Credit: Frances Suzanne Hindle | Michael Ross takes his bow with the company of Not In My Town

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