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Olney Theatre Center's Annual Gala featuring Broadway, TV, and Film Star Cheyenne Jackson

Join us on Saturday, May 18 at Olney Theatre Center for a night to remember -- fabulous food, elegant guests and stellar entertainment. This year's Annual Gala will begin with cocktails, followed by dinner, and then a performance by Broadway star Cheyenne Jackson. Only sponsors and their guests will be invited to an exclusive dessert reception with Cheyenne Jackson following the performance. As always, sponsors and their guests will also get the best seats in the house!

This year, we're presenting The Betty Mae Kramer Award to MedStar Montgomery Medical Center in honor of their 100th birthday. Together, MMMC and Olney Theatre Center make our community vibrant and dynamic.

 

Meet Cheyenne Jackson

  • Cheyenne Jackson Photo

    Cheyenne Jackson is a Broadway, television and film actor who will be performing his outstanding, original one-person cabaret. He has been nominated for multiple theatre awards for his roles in XanaduAll Shook Up, and Finian’s Rainbow. Fans of hit TV shows like American Horror Story30 Rock, and Glee know him well. He also played Mark Bingham in the 2006 Oscar-nominated film United 93.

Reserve a Sponsorship

Reserve a sponsorship by March 1 to secure preferred seating and to be listed on the Gala invitation. Contact Wesley Meekins, Associate Director of Development, at 301-924-4485, ext. 130 or wmeekins@olneytheatre.org, or fill out the form below.

Gala Sponsor Levels and Benefits

$25,000 Producer:

  • VIP seating for 12 in the theatre
  • Meet & greet with Cheyenne Jackson
  • Reserved space at dinner & dessert receptions
  • Recognition as Gala Sponsor (including on social media) and logo on all event materials
  • Full-page ad in all 2019-20 Season programs
  • Invitations to Opening Nights for the 2019-2020 Season

$10,000 Director:

  • Premier seating for 10 in the theatre
  • Meet & greet with Cheyenne Jackson
  • Reserved space at dinner & dessert receptions
  • Recognition as Gala Sponsor (including on social media)
  • Full-page ad in all 2019-20 Season Musical production programs
  • Invitations to Opening Nights for the 2019-2020 Season

$5,000 Advocate:

  • Preferred seating for 8 in the theatre
  • Meet & greet with Cheyenne Jackson
  • Reserved space at dinner & dessert receptions
  • Recognition as Gala Sponsor (including on social media) 
  • Half-page ad in all 2019-20 Season Musical production programs
  • Invitations to Opening Nights for the 2019-2020 Season

$2,500 Supporter:

  • Priority seating for 4 in the theatre
  • Meet & greet with Cheyenne Jackson
  • Admission to dinner & dessert receptions
  • Recognition as Gala Sponsor (including on social media)
  • Invitations to Opening Nights for the 2019-2020 Season

$1,250 Patron:

  • Priority seating for 2 in the theatre
  • Meet & greet with Cheyenne Jackson
  • Admission to dinner & dessert receptions
  • Recognition as Gala Sponsor (including on social media)
  • Invitations to Opening Nights for the 2019-2020 Season

Sponsorship Form

2019 Gala Sponsors

Producers

Bob and Eveline Roberts and Roberts Oxygen Company

Directors

Advocates

Ron and Chitra Gupta Foundation
Mrs. Irene White and Dr. Steven C. White

Supporters

George and Kristie Bradford
Charlene Dorrian
Debbie and Andrew Ellinghaus
Susan and Jay Finkelstein
Rhonda Friedman and James Rafferty
Maggie and Tico McCready
Bob and Marlene Mitchell
Bill and Babi Meekins and

Craig Pascal and Victor Shargai
Ken and Jaki Ulman
Andrea Z. and John R. Urciolo

Patrons

Sandy Bieber and Linda Rosenzweig
David Briggs and John Benton
Merle Haberman
Robert E. Hebda
Nettie Horne and Suzanne Haynes
Clifford L. Johnson and Margaret T. Roper
Mary and Stephen Klein
Dr. Donald and Mrs. Bobbie MacDonald
Lisa McKillop and George Fordham
Mrs. Karen S. Montgomery and Mr. Harry Montgomery

Mita M. Schaffer and Tina M. Martin
Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

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