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Chapman Celebrates Opening Night returns on
Friday, November 1, 2019

You won't want to miss this annual extravaganza featuring a spectacular live song-and-dance stage show produced by Chapman University students and faculty. All proceeds from the event benefit the Chapman Scholarship Fund.

Alumni Achievement Award

brenda brkusic milinkovicBrenda Brkusic Milinkovic '04 is a seasoned television executive recognized for her expertise in developing award-winning programming. She recently became the Director of Programming and Development at NBCUniversal. Previously, Milinkovic directed the development, national distribution and marketing of programs on PBS for PBS SoCal. She has worked with acclaimed film and TV stars Will Smith, Oprah Winfrey, Martin Scorsese, Lady Gaga and more. Her work has received 10 Emmy Awards, 15 Emmy nominations, 4 CINE Golden Eagle Awards, 14 Telly Awards, and 3 Golden Mike Awards. Most recently Milinkovic won a Daytime Emmy for producing “Variety Studio: Actors on Actors.”  She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Film and Television Production from Chapman University.

Opening Night

Friday, November 1, 2019

Pre-show Reception 6:00 p.m.

Attallah Piazza

Stage Show 7:30 p.m.

Musco Center for the Arts

Thank you to our 2019 Opening Night Sponsors

Title Sponsors
Hank and Marcia Adler
Doy Henley

Platinum Star Sponsors
Donna Attallah

Gold Star Sponsors
Tom and Pat Elliott '60
Donna F. Gladson
Dr. and Mrs. Richard Pitts '70

Silver Star Sponsors
Office of Legacy Planning 
Glenn and Kathleen Pfeiffer
Tom and Colleen Piechota
Santora Family
Eric M. Scandrett

Bronze Star Sponsors
Betty Bartley
Marcia and Bob Cooley
Patel Family
Gary Sanders

Copper Star Sponsors
Arnold and Christine Alvarez
Pat Buttress - PIB Public Affairs
Sandra and Lawrence Collier
Rex and Stacy Colwell
Bob and Barbara Hunter
Vicky and Bill Koerner
Danny and Cora Lambing
Chuck and Paula McCance
Linda and Jim Ruth


Parking Information

Parking is available in the Lastinger Parking Structure at 481 N. Orange Street, or the Barrera Parking Structure at 200 W. Sycamore Avenue. 

Drop-off is available at the loading zone at 401 N. Glassell Street.

More information about parking and directions.