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The Royal Occasion

The Royal Occasion
The Royal Occasion

Please join us in celebrating Dr. Peter Simon and over 30 years of Transformative Leadership


Event Co-chairs:
Rayla & George Myhal

Honorary Co-chairs:
Louise & James Temerty

Thursday, May 23, 2024

Presenting Sponsor:

The Royal Occasion is The Royal Conservatory’s most important annual fundraising event and an opportunity to recognize those who have made extraordinary contributions to music and the arts. 
This year, The Royal Occasion will honour Dr. Peter Simon, the RCM's outgoing President & CEO, and celebrate his transformative leadership over the past 33 years. The evening will feature performances by RCM students, alumni and faculty members.
Dinner Tables: $20,000
Dinner Tickets: $2,000
For sponsorship opportunities and event ticketing information, please contact Victor Bastidas at [email protected] or 416-408-2824 x 446.
Michael Koerner and Dr. Peter Simon
Cocktail Reception
5:15 p.m. l Atrium
Signature Dinner
6:00 p.m. I Leslie and Anna Dan Galleria
Commemorative Presentation and Performances
8:00 p.m. l Koerner Hall
Featuring performances by students, alumni, faculty members and more!

After Party
10:00 p.m. I Leslie and Anna Dan Galleria

This will be a Black Tie attire occasion and complimentary valet parking will be provided.


Celebration Sponsor:

Heather Edwards

Commemorative Program Sponsor:

Commemorative Program Sponsor

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