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Blackfriars Season Soirée '18
A unique, interactive fundraising event

Join Blackfriars Theatre for a fundraising event to benefit our Summer Intensive educational programming and be a part of the Fourth Annual Season Soirée. Experience a unique night of musical theatre, comedy, parlor games, raffles, delightful desserts and drinks.

Plus, YOU pick next Season's big musical!

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During the evening, along with being treated to light comedy and artistic surprises, you'll enjoy a selection of performances from musical theatre titles under consideration for the coming season and be given the opportunity to vote on the show you'd most like to see next year. At the end of the evening, the entries will be tallied and we'll unveil the audience favorite and the big musical of your 2019-2020 Blackfriars Season!

November 17, 2018


EVENT: Saturday, November 17, 2018 | Reception at 7pm | Performance and Shenanigans at 8pm

VENUE: This year we're raising the bar for our Annual Fundraiser! We will be partying at La Luna in High Falls! A beautiful event space with a fabulous outdoor patio overlooking the falls! All wine, beer, and finger foods catered by La Luna, with desserts by Get Caked. Join us for a fabulous night out in downtown Rochester!  [La Luna, 60 Browns Race, at High Falls, Rochester, 14614.]

FUNDRAISING DETAILS: Attendees have the opportunity to purchase Voting Chips. Throughout the night, you will be given the chance to cast votes for your favorite show. Each chip is the equivalent of one vote. Purchase as many Voting Chips as you like – all proceeds will go directly to support Blackfriars Theatre Summer Intensive (BTSI) educational programming! At the end of the night, all the chips cast will be counted and the show with the most Voting Chips will be selected as the 2019-2020 big musical event! So vote often to ensure your favorite musical will grace the boards of Blackfriars 70th Anniversary Season – and support Blackfriars Educational Programming with every chip purchased! Voting Chips are available during the event only. Titles of shows under consideration will be unveiled at the event. 

TICKETS: $65 – includes one Voting Chip per ticket, open bar reception from 7-8, hand passed hors d'oeuvres and desserts from Get Caked. 

Can't make the event but still want to support the blackfriars theatre summer intensive? 
You can make a tax deductible gift by clicking the button below! 

To see what the Season Soirée is all about, check out the gallery below from the 2017 Season Soirée
where Ordinary Days was chosen as the musical for the 2017-2018 season!