Blackfriars Season Soirée '16
A unique, interactive fundraising event

Join Blackfriars Theatre for a brand new fundraising event to benefit our new artistic and educational programming and be a part of the Second 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!

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 2017-2018 Blackfriars Season!


November 19, 2016


EVENT: Saturday, November 19, 2016 | Reception at 7pm | Performance and Shenanigans at 8pm

TICKETS: Exclusive Reservations for Subscribers and Donors only – through September 30, 2016. Tickets will go on sale to the public on October 3, 2016. 

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 new Artistic and 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 2017-2018 big musical event! So vote often to ensure your favorite musical will grace the boards of Blackfriars 68th Season – and support Blackfriars new Artistic and 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. 

PRICE: $45 – includes one Voting Chip per ticket and $20 of your ticket price goes to support Blackfriars Artistic and Educational Programming. 

To see what the Season Soirée is all about, check out the gallery below from the 2015 Season Soirée
where Hands On A Hard Body was chosen as the musical for the 2016-2017 season!