At the Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600 | Admin: (425) 392-1942
Tuesday-Saturday 11:00am - 7:00pm

At the Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600 | Admin: (425) 392-1942


Annual Auction and Gala

2017 Annual Auction & Gala

On the Town with Village Theatre

Saturday May 20, 2017
at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel, Seattle

Join us on Saturday, May 20, 2017, for our annual auction On the Town with Village Theatre. This is our largest fundraiser of the year and our goal is to raise $500,000 for all of Village’s programs and productions. You will want to be one of the more than 350 people who attend this Auction, which is held at the elegant Fairmont Olympic Hotel, Seattle. The evening features both silent & live auctions, specialty drawings, as well as a four-course gourmet dinner with performances by some of Village Theatre’s renowned performers.

5:30 PM Cocktail Reception & Silent Auctions
7:30 PM Dinner, Live Auction & Entertainment
9:30 PM Dessert & Coffee

Auctioneer: Ian Lyndsey
Emcee: Megan Adams

Featuring: Musical Theatre Performances

Attire: Black Tie Optional

Tickets: $275 ($300 after May 1)
Includes:

  • Admission for one (1)
  • Four-course gourmet dinner, hors d’oeuvres, fine wines and hosted bar
  • Validated self-parking at the Fairmont Olympic Garage

Online ticket sales are closed. For tickets, please call Jeannine Clarke at (425) 392-1942 x116.




Auction Highlights

Village Theatre’s Annual Auction & Gala features a total of four silent auction sections, including one dedicated exclusively to fine wines and wine packages. The live auction takes place as you enjoy a sit-down, four-course gourmet dinner and will offer an extensive variety of one-of-a-kind items and experiences, including:

  • HOLLAND AMERICA LINE 7-DAY CRUISE
    Experience a 7-day cruise for two from Holland America Line
  • FAIRMONT OLYMPIC HOTEL NIGHT OF LUXURY
    A fabulous evening for 10, including a custom made dinner and lodging for guests. Includes a guided tour shopping trip with the Fairmont’s chef to Pike Place Market!
  • NYC FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS (October 2017)
    Attend the NAMT Festival of New Musicals in New York, with lodging at Park Avenue Place donated by Exclusive Resorts as well as dinner with Village Theatre Executive Director Robb Hunt
  • WEEK-LONG RETREAT
    Relax and unwind during a week-long getaway at a luxurious condo in Whistler
  • WICKED CELLARS CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH
    A delectable Champagne Brunch with Wicked Cellars followed by a show at Village Theatre in Everett



Menu:

Cold Hors D’oeuvres:

  • Fennel Smoked Trout, Bagel Chip, Caper Aioli, Pickled Shallot, Malt
  • Olive Oil Confit Fingerling Potato, Espelette Crème Fraiche

Hot Hors D’oeuvres:

  • Beechers Cheese Curd Stuffed Date, Bacon, Piquillo Pepper Tapenade
  • Lamb Kofta Lollipop, Mint Chutney

Bread Service: Biscuits drizzled with Honey, Whipped Butter and Rosemary

First Course:
Duck Consume with Vegetable Confetti, Upright Peking Duck Spring Roll

Second Course:
Spinach Salad with Watermelon, Sweet Sour Cherry Tomato with Goat Cheese, Spiced Almonds & Noble #5 Vinegar

Intermezzo:
Singing Johnny Sorbet, Black Currant Sorbet Topped with Gin

Entrée Course:

  • Smoked Beef Tenderloin, Ricotta Gnocchi with Morels, Asparagus, Spring Onion Puree with Pickled Mustard Jus
  • Seared Halibut with Spring Vegetable, Potato Nage & Clam Vinaigrette
  • Braised “Sweet and Sour” Kale and Morel Pie, Mascarpone Puff &Tarragon

Alternating Desserts:

  • Cherry Rose Tea Panna Cotta, Topped with Toasted Meringue and Honey Glazed Churro
  • Zanzibar Chocolate Bar



Rooms at the Fairmont are now available for a reduced rate for Village Theatre Gala Guests:
  • Deluxe Rooms $289.00
  • Executive Suites $339.00
  • Deluxe Executive Suite $369.00

Reservation Procedures
Guests can begin making reservations directly with the Hotel on an individual basis. Individuals must call the Hotel directly at 206-621-1700 ext. 3131 OR (toll-free 1-800-821-8106) It is imperative that individuals indicate their affiliation with The Village Theatre group when making reservations, otherwise the rate that applies may not be extended.

Reservation Cutoff Date & Availability
Guests have until April 20th to secure the above rates. Beginning April 21st guests may book reservations at the best available rate and no longer will be guaranteed the above so please encourage them to secure rooms as early as possible.

RESERVE ROOMS ONLINE »




The Everett Express

If you have guests coming from Everett, they can choose to ride The Everett Express bus down from Everett, for free. We have express registration, hors d’oeuvres, and wine at the Everett Performing Arts Center prior to boarding the bus; and small “post auction goodie bag” for the return trip.

For more information, contact Marion Skalley at mskalley@villagetheatre.org.

More Information...

Please contact
Jeannine Clarke
Development Manager
jclarke@villagetheatre.org
(425) 392-1942 x116

SPOTLIGHT PARTNER















ENSEMBLE PARTNERS






Holland America





GALA C OMMITTEE
Co-Chairs: Twyla Lucas and Matt Poischbeg Members: Phyl Adams • Chuck Dennis • Amy Gibart • Heather Goff • Lisa Griffith • Lisa McQueen • William McSherry • Kevin Pazaski • Kevin Price • Ann Thornton • Bruce Wanta


WINE HOSTS
Auclair Winery • Nota Bene Cellars • Betz Winery • Skol Winery • William Grassie • Wicked Cellars

Village Theatre, located in Issaquah and Everett, is registered with Washington State's Charities Program as required by law. Additional information is available at (800) 332-4483 and sos.wa.gov/charities.


LOCATIONS

Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue
Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600

Francis J. Gaudette Theatre
303 Front Street North
Issaquah, WA 98027
Box Office: (425) 392-2202

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