The Eighth Annual Shakespeare Gala

Featuring Broadway’s Original Little Mermaid:
Sierra Boggess

Friday, March 10, 2017

 

5:30 PM
Platinum and Gold Sponsors (and their guests) arrive for early check-in. Cocktails served.

6:00 PM
Doors open. Check-in, Cocktails, Passed hors d'oeuvres, and Gourmet Tapas-Style Stations are open to all guests. Almost-Live Silent Auction opens for bids. Williams Wine-pull open. Drawing Tickets available for Broadway Weekend-for-two. 

7:00 PM
Almost-Live Silent Auction and Dinner Stations close. Guests are invited into the the theatre.

7:15 PM
The festivities begin!  Place your bids in a series of fun events: our fast-paced Restaurant Frenzy returns this year to join our Event Frenzy and Live Auction, featuring multiple exciting packages that you won't want to miss! Winner of the Broadway Weekend-for-two is selected. 

8:00 PM
15-minute intermission. Opportunity to refill beverages. Bars will close during the performance.

8:15 PM
Broadway’s soaring soprano Sierra Boggess takes the stage for a magical, intimate performance.

9:15 PM
Dessert Buffet is open to all guests in the Lobby. Platinum and Gold Sponsors enjoy a Champagne and Dessert Reception with our Broadway Star in the Black Box. 

Call (901) 759-0604 to reserve your tickets today or purchase Bronze Single/Bronze Couple Tickets online.

 

This Year's Tapas-Style Menu

Passed Hors d'oeuvres
Goat cheese tarts with sundried tomato and pine nut pesto
Pecan chicken bites
Caprese skewers with tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil, and a balsamic drizzle

Small Plate Station I 
Chef carved beef tenderloin
Served over boursin mashed potatoes with warm asparagus and tomato salad.
Garnished with won-ton crisp and drizzled with balsamic reduction.

Stuffed portobellos with fresh spinach, carrots, and parmesan. Served over mashed potatoes.

Small Plate Station II 
Gourmet garlic cheddar grits topped with spiced shrimp in tasso gravy.
Served with garlic cheddar biscuits.

Small Plate Station III 
Chicken Roulade stuffed with spinach, proscuitto, and cheese.
Served over herbed risotto with a rosemary garnish.
Homemade rolls

Dessert
An assortment of mini sweets such as lemon bars, chocolate raspberry, blondies, and caramel apples

 

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Mother and Daughter are beautiful dates for the 2016 Gala.


Sierra Boggess as Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new ‘Christine’ in Broadway’s Phantom of the Opera

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You never know who might entertain you at TSC's Gala. The Commercial Appeal's Michael Donahue tickles the ivories to the delight of Gala guests.

 

TSC's Gala appeals to wide audiences.  There is fun for everyone!

 

Photos: Joey Miller