La Crosse, WI – 03/20/18 – La Crosse Community Theatre is excited to announce the 2018 class of inductees into the La Crosse Community Theatre Hall of Fame at the annual Patron Gala Fundraiser on Saturday, April 7, 2018, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Weber Center for the Performing Arts, 428 Front Street South, La Crosse, WI. In addition to the Hall of Fame, LCT will announce its 2018-2019 season with brief samples from upcoming productions.
“I am thrilled and honored to be hosting this year’s LCT Patron Gala Fundraiser for the first time,” said Grant Golson, Executive Director for La Crosse Community Theatre. “This event is an opportunity to bring patrons, volunteers, and staff together to celebrate the accomplishments of the 2017-2018 season and look forward to the many exciting aspects of the 2018-2019 season. This year the theme is ‘Come to the Cabaret,’ and we will be featuring live performers singing songs from the 20’s, 30’s, and 40’s. We will have an exciting presentation with musical numbers as we announce next year’s season and celebrate our 2018 Hall of Fame inductees. Stay after the presentation for dessert and dancing in our Cabaret Lounge. Come celebrate the magic of LCT. Come to the Cabaret!”
The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a cocktail hour featuring live music in the Cabaret Lounge. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be served, with drinks available for purchase at the bar. At 7:00 p.m. the presentation will begin. It will include the announcement of the Hall of Fame 2018 class and the 2018-2019 season. Attendees will also enjoy musical numbers from both our current and upcoming season. Dessert and dancing will follow the presentation.
In addition to celebrating LCT’s productions and volunteers, guests will have the opportunity to show their support of the theatre. Silent and live auctions will send several people home with special prize packages. LCT will also announce the winners of the Hamilton tickets raffle. Raffle tickets are available by calling the LCT box office.
Tickets are $50 and include the cocktail hour, one drink ticket, presentation, desserts, and a $25 patron donation. Tickets to the gala are now available at www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org or by calling the box office at 608-784-9292.