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Encore!

Event Co-Chairs Nancy Thiessen and Jenny Waldeck, along with Honorary Chairs Becky Benson and John Norton cordially invite you to help us kick off the 25th season of entertainment at Quality Hill Playhouse, Kansas City’s original home for classic and classy cabaret, at ENCORE!, an evening of dining and entertainment to benefit Quality Hill Playhouse.

July 25, 2019
Kansas City Marriott Downtown / Count Basie Ballroom
200 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105

6:00 p.m. Cocktails and Auction/Raffle
7:00 p.m. Dinner
7:45 p.m. Entertainment

Cocktail Attire
No parking validation. Valet parking is available.

Featured Performance: We’re celebrating the start of our 25th Year of keeping the American Songbook alive with a performance featuring the talented artists that graced our stage this past season, led for Founder and Producing Artistic Director J. Kent Barnhart. Performers include Lauren Bradshaw, Christina Burton, Joseph Carr, Brad Dawdy, LaTeesha McDonald Jackson, Sarah LaBarr, Molliann McCulley, Lindsey McKee, and LeShea Wright, with Kyle Brown on drums, and Ben Tervort on bass.

Benefactor Reception: C3 – Coffee, Cordials, and Chocolate will follow the event.

Tickets are $175 per person.
Young Professional $50 (under 40 years old)

 

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS & BENEFITS

$15,000 PLATINUM SPONSOR
table for 10 | premium table location | 10 benefactor reception invitations | complimentary valet parking | recognition on projection screens during the gala | lobby signage at Quality Hill Playhouse | recognition in all printed and online materials

$10,000 GOLD SPONSOR
table for 10 | excellent table location | 10 benefactor reception invitations | complimentary valet parking | recognition on projection screens during the gala | recognition in all printed and online materials

$5,000 SILVER SPONSOR
table for 10 | 6 benefactor reception invitations | complimentary valet parking | recognition in all printed and online materials

$2,500 BRONZE SPONSOR
table for 10 | 4 benefactor reception invitations | recognition in all printed and online materials

$1,750 PATRON SPONSOR
table for 10 | 2 benefactor reception invitations | recognition in all printed and online materials

$1,000* FRIEND
2 gala reservations | 2 benefactor reception invitations | complimentary valet parking | recognition in all printed and online materials
(*$500 for individual Friend – 1 gala reservation | 1 benefactor reception invitation)

 

Let’s Get Ready to RAFFLE!

Raffle tickets may be purchased during performances of SONGBOOK OF THE 80S TO THE PRESENT or at ENCORE! Tickets are $25 each OR 5 for $100. Prizes include the following:

* 4 tickets to a Chiefs game in the Penthouse Suite: 2019 season; front-row tickets; includes gold parking pass, all food, all beverages (wine, beer, soft drinks … hard alcohol is an extra charge); climate controlled, private restrooms, great view. Game date to be agreed upon.

* One-week’s stay in a Santa Fe condo: Five blocks from the Plaza, this 2-bd, 2.5-bath condo sleeps 6 with a pull-out couch. It has two stories, full kitchen, large dining room, laundry, parking, patio, concierge, and on-site small gym. Friday to Friday stay. Time to be agreed upon.

* 4-course wine dinner: Jenny and John Waldeck and Anne and Norbert Russ will host a dinner party for 12-16 people with wine tastings and pairings at Kansas City Country Club. Dinner includes entertainment by J. Kent Barnhart and a QHP singer. Date to be agreed upon.