Shows subject to change.
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Black Friday Cabaret
Friday, November 29, 2013
Time: 10:00pm at the Grace Performing Arts Center
The Black Friday Cabaret is the only late night cabaret in the fall season! If you're looking for a great time during your Thanksgiving break, join us for Festival night life! It's live entertainment in a fun, relaxed environment. Grab a drink with professional actors from all over the country while they perform songs from Broadway and other styles.
Miracle on 34th Street: Live Radio Show
Saturday, December 7th, 2013
Time: 10:30am at the Grace Performing Arts Center
Join us this holiday season as the festival once again partners with WZOE radio to present a live broadcast of the radio play version of Miracle on 34th Street, featuring a cast of local civic leaders and community members with a live studio audience! Sound effects will be created live by "foley artists" just like the early days of radio. And the Bureau County Chorus will entertain us with holiday classics.
$20 a ticket, including complimentary coffee and baked goods from the new Flour House Bakery.
Earlier This Year
10th Anniversary Reception with Mr. Petkoff
Friday, June 14th, 2013
Broadway Star Robert Petkoff
A special event at a private home where 10th anniversary sponsors will meet our guest of honor, Mr. Robert Petkoff in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Space is limited. Please inquire at the box office about becoming a 10th anniversary sponsor.
To celebrate our 10th season, we are pleased to announce our honored guest and speaker, Robert Petkoff, who with his deep commitment to both classical and musical theatre is the perfect representative of the festival spirit. Mr. Petkoff's impressive achievements as an actor on Broadway include starring as Lord Evelyn Oakleigh opposite Tony Award-winner Sutton Foster in Anything Goes, Tateh in the musical revival of Ragtime, and Perchik in the recent revival of Fiddler on the Roof with Alfred Molina and Harvey Fierstein. He starred as Algernon in The Importance of Being Earnest with Lynn Redgrave, as Romeo opposite Calista Flockhart as Juliet, and has worked alongside the greatest names in theatre today, including Kristen Chenoweth, Susan Stroman, Jerry Zaks, Dame Judi Dench, and Chita Rivera. Also, he is a graduate of Princeton High School and Illinois State University.
10th Anniversary Cabaret
Friday, June 14th, 2013
Time: 7:30pm at the Grace Performing Arts Center
Your first chance to see and hear the 2013 company of artists! And your only chance to see Mr. Robert Petkoff perform on the festival stage! This night is destined to be the most popular cabaret evening we have ever presented; reserve your tickets early before we sell out.
Reserved seating. Regular mainstage ticket prices apply. $26 Regular, $24 Senior, $13 Student
10th Anniversary Celebration Dinner
Saturday, June 15th, 2013
Time: 6:00pm at A Hundred Acres Orchard and Market
We invite you to join us for an evening celebrating the many twists and turns on the journey the festival has taken during our first decade of presenting live professional theatre in Princeton. There will be drinks, food, music, rousing speeches, and many toasts, culminating in an on-stage conversation between Artistic Director Dexter Brigham and Robert Petkoff, discussing life in the theatre.
$75 per person includes a four-course dinner catered by MarkAllen's American Kitchen with complimentary wine or beer tickets included.
Tables of 8 are also available. Please contact the box office for special pricing if you wish to sponsor a table.