The Playhouse at play…
Several times per year, the Playhouse hosts colourful special events to benefit the theatre, assisted by creative volunteers, entertainers, and generous local businesses.
They range from casual BBQs on the deck (what better way to spend a warm summer evening on the river), to a shore-side Fish Fry capturing the marine spirit, and elegant gala evenings which inspire and excite.
2017 Season Special Events:
A Moonlit Night
Saturday, June 17, 2017 – This elegant evening begins with a red carpet entry to a reception filled with fine cuisine and cocktails in the Firehall Theatre. You will then take your seat in the Springer Theatre to hear a speech from Artistic Director Ashlie Corcoran, before you enjoy MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET. To complete this magical evening, guests will dance the night away at a post-show reception with delicious desserts as well as live music on the Springer Theatre deck.
Fish Fry Fundraiser – Saturday, July 22, 2017 – You will enjoy fresh fish, fries, a selection of salads and ice cream on our beautiful decks before the opening night of LEADING LADIES.
MaxSold Online Auction – April 20 – 27, 2017 (COLLECTING ITEMS NOW)
Looking to downsize? Starting your spring cleaning early? We are requesting donations of furniture, collectibles, gift certificates, etc for an online auction. Items should be delivered to the Firehall Theatre during Box Offices hours between now and early April. The auction will run from April 20-27. You can bid from the convenience of your own home at Maxsold.com
Annual Stratford Trip – Friday, Sept 29 to Sunday, Oct 1, 2017 – You don’t want to miss this annual trip to the Stratford Festival with some great behind the scenes exclusives! The trip includes two nights stay and tickets to see Twelfth Night, Treasure Islands, School for Scandal.
The Thousand Islands Playhouse Special Events Committee
is currently seeking new members!
This enthusiastic group meets monthly during business hours at the Firehall Theatre to plan, organize and participate in fundraising activities. Past events include the opening night dinner party, a Fish Fry dinner, Local Flavours, and a fall gala.
Please contact: Pauline Heissler at 613 547 4643 or pheissler @cogeco.ca