MISSION: Challenging social and cultural narratives through professional theater dedicated to DREAM: Diversity, Reciprocity, Education, Activism, and Mentorship.
VISION: To be recognized as a model in the theater community for purposeful inclusion of diverse voices and stories; partnerships that propel cross community conversations; and casting and leadership that reflects our communities.
We can't wait to celebrate our mission of D.R.E.A.M. with you!
Here's some information to help you plan for our event! Buy tickets here.
ATTIRE and SEATING
Attire: We recommend Black & White inspired Cocktail/Festive attire - whatever that means to you!
Seating: Unless you are one of our honorees, have purchased a group of tickets at one time, or indicated in some other way that you are a group of 8 or more and want to sit together, seating will be open and you will have choices between various options - open tables, cocktail style tables that accommodate up to 4, and some couches. We want you to be comfortable but also to mingle!
FOOD and DRINK
We are thrilled to partner with Events by Joni, Amanti Vino, and Vanillamore for delicious food and drink.
Choices of passed hors d'oeuvres, a pasta bar with gourmet cheeses and toppings, and desserts crafted especially for Vanguard Theater Company!
Take home gifts from many local merchants, organizations, and theater partners.
Jana's Jammy, Zura Yoga, The Creativity Caravan, Broadway Weekends, Tracey Stephens Interior Design, Dolly Moo, Oh My Balm, Broadway Con, The Bar Method, Farm Based Foodie, and more have donated goodies for our swag bags!
plus a backstage tour and a playbill autographed by the original cast!
plus a backstage tour from the Duke of Weselton, Broadway Buddy Mentor Robert Creighton
The Daily Show
VIP Seats to The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
plus a backstage tour, tickets to The Lion King Jr., and a private in home drumming circle!
A Dinner Party for 8
cooked and served in your home by the chef of Mishmish and wine curated for each course by Sharon Sevrens of Amanti Vino
The Late Show
with Stephen Colbert!
A Sneak Peek at some of our Auction and Raffle Items!
Official Caterer of the Gala!