Singing for le Dîner

Karine Deshayes (Getty Images)

Karine Deshayes (Getty Images)

If you like a little French and Italian opera with your philanthropy, you’re in luck. Tonight, the French Consulate co-hosts a benefit featuring mezzo-soprano Karine Deshayes. Other patrons include the French Heritage Society and the Honorable Bertrand Lortholary. Ticket sales go toward the training of young professional musicians at the Fondation Royaumont and the French Heritage Society’s campaign supporting historic restorations of the Saint-Germain-des-Prés. Mi mi mi mi …

The Consulate General of France, 934 Fifth Avenue at 75th Street. Tickets $350. Cocktails begin at 6. Performance is at 6:30 sharp! For more information visit frenchheritagesociety.org or call (212) 759-6846.