TheatreSquared’s signature annual celebration supporting education and access to remarkable live theatre will be held at 6 p.m. Nov. 14 at the Fayetteville Town Center. The evening will feature a command cabaret performance by James Taylor Odom (“Murder for Two” at T2) and Elisabeth Evans (“Once” on Broadway and at T2), along with a three-course meal catered by Bordinos Restaurant and wines selected by sommelier François Guilloux. All proceeds support the company’s education and access programs serving 30,000 Arkansans each year. The evening’s premiere sponsors are J.B. Hunt Transport as well as Margaret and Dick Rutherford.
Honorary co-chairs for the evening are: Marcy & Juan Camacho, Allyson & Mike Malone, Jennifer & Louis Martin, Catherine & Stephen Roche, Esther Silver-Parker, Todd Simmons & Melissa Haynes, Shelley Simpson, Demara Titzer, and Donald & Sheroll Walker. Kirk Thompson and Brett Burch will receive the 2019 Arts Advocate Award recognizing their longstanding dedication to arts and education in Northwest Arkansas. TheatreSquared will also present a Special Award for Hospitality to Susan and Orville Hall, recognizing their generosity in hosting scores of TheatreSquared artists in their home over the past decade. Laurie Harrison of Fulbright Junior High in Bentonville will receive the 2019 Arts Educator Award.
For more details, visit www.theatre2.org.