The Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction will hold the second annual theatre fundraising event, An Evening of Broadway, on Tuesday, August 15 at 7PM at The Colonial Theatre Laconia.
The event is family-friendly, and tickets range from $20-$30. Individuals are also invited to sponsor a seat for $20 per child to allow children from the Boys and Girls Club and other local nonprofits to attend at no cost.
Tickets can be purchased online or in person at The Colonial Theatre box office at 609 Main St., Laconia, Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
“We are very excited to be collaborating with local community theatre groups to create this fundraising event,” states Jennifer Kelley, the Auction’s executive director. “Our area is robust with talent, and we are eager to showcase them. We are also thrilled to give kids in need the ability to attend the show at no cost with our Sponsor a Seat initiative.”
The show will offer musical performances of all ages from local community theatre and dance groups including Broadway North, Franklin Footlight Theatre, Gilford Performing Arts, Interlake's Children's Theatre, Powerhouse Theatre Collaborative, Stages Dance Academy, StreetCar Company and The Winnipesaukee Playhouse. Pat Kelley will be returning as our emcee!
Presenting Sponsor of this event is Franklin Savings Bank. “An Evening of Broadway is such a fun and creative way to support children in need, while also showcasing the exceptional local talent we have here in New Hampshire.” explains Jenn Demers, Marketing and Community Engagement Officer. “As a community bank, we know that by giving back, we have the opportunity to grow stronger as a community. We are thrilled to support The Lakes Region Children’s Auction’s vision to ensure every child is empowered to succeed and positively impact a thriving Greater Lakes Region community.”
We also welcome Lakes Region Fence as our Lights, Camera, Action Sponsor.