The School of Music in the College of Fine Arts at The University of Texas at Austin
has received a $2 million gift from Dr. Ernest and Mrs. Sarah Butler to endow the
Opera Theatre program. In recognition of this gift, the program will henceforth
be known as the Sarah and Ernest Butler Opera Center.
The gift will ensure that students receive valuable training in all aspects
of opera production and the most comprehensive, professional-quality opera education,
while also funding scholarships to attract outstanding voices to the School of Music.
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