Theatre Noir: Dracula’s Encore
Weathervane's Annual Gala
Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015
The Count Requests Your Presence!
Join your favorite Weathervane friends and supporters for a gala affair!
Come gather at the Playhouse on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015, for a very special night of exquisite food, delicious drinks and amazing items and packages up for bid in both a silent-auction setup as well as an exciting live auction!
All proceeds from the night will benefit the general operating fund of Weathervane Playhouse — thus ensuring that the show will always "go on!"
The Evening's Honorary Chairpersons
MR. TOMMY BRUNO is the general manager and executive director of WAPS-FM “The Summit,” an award-winning, commercial-free, public radio music station broadcasting in the Akron-Canton area at 91.3 FM, throughout Youngstown/Warren and western Pennsylvania at 90.7 FM, and worldwide at www.thesummit.fm After graduating from St.Vincent-St. Mary in Akron, Bruno earned an Associate’s Degree from The University of Akron and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from John Carroll University in University Heights, Ohio. Extremely involved in the community, he is currently serving on the boards of The Akron Community Foundation, Summit Education Initiative (SEI) and Akron Symphony Orchestra.
MS. MEGAN BRUNO was born and raised in Akron, Ohio, attended Akron Public Schools, and graduated from The University of Akron with a degree in Secondary Education/Comprehensive Communications. She has spent her entire career at Walsh Jesuit High School in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, where she taught for many years and is currently a school counselor. One of Megan’s earliest memories of live theater is here at Weathervane, where she and a friend saw The Wizard of Oz. She and her husband Tommy have two children and live in Akron.
The Evening's Timeline
The Patron Party begins in Dracula’s Chamber!
The State Room Party Begins
Silent Auction Opens
Heads & Tails Raffle
The Courtyard Party Begins
Silent Auction Closes
Musical Entertainment by The Weathervane Chanticleers Show Choir
The Live Auction Commences
CLICK HERE to check out a sampling
of the LIVE-AUCTION ITEMS
up for bid!
The Dessert Table Opens
Auction-Item Check-Out Commences
LEVELS OF SUPPORT
Patron Party in Dracula’s Chamber
(aka the Founders Theater stage)
$200* per person or $350* per couple
Includes Patron Party with hors d’oeuvres, open bar, dinner, auctions and dessert
* $155 or $260 is tax deductible, respectively
The State Room Party
(aka the Dietz Theater)
$125* per person or $225* per couple
Includes open bar, dinner, auctions and dessert
* $80 or $135 is tax deductible, respectively
The Courtyard Party
(aka the Main Lobby)
$50* per person or $75* per couple
Includes two (2) drink tickets per person, cash bar, hors d'oeuvres, auctions and dessert
* $35 or $45 is tax deductible, respectively
“Black Tie” optional; black, white and blood red attire
Sorry, but reservations have CLOSED for this event!
Unable to attend? Become a Spirit Sponsor for the Gala. Donate any amount and receive a listing in the souvenir program. Be sure to put "Gala Spirit Sponsor" in the PayPal comment line. CLICK HERE to go to our donation page.
If you have any questions, please call the Playhouse at 330-836-2626!