Three-time Tony Award-nominee and Tony Award-winner Michael Rupert will perform at the Weathervane Playhouse's fundraising gala on Sept. 28.
Rupert has a 40-year career on Broadway performing leading roles in such shows as "Pippin," "Sweet Charity," "City of Angels" and "Falsettos" and worked with such theater legends as Bob Fosse, Julie Andrews and Stephen Sondheim. He will perform one of the highlight numbers from his latest Broadway show, "Legally Blonde," live on the Weathervane stage that night in honor of its honorary chair, Thomas R. Trotter.
Mark DiFeo/Corporate Caterers will provide catering for the event. Live and silent auctions will feature fine jewelry, tickets to PlayhouseSquare for the 2014 season productions, vacation get-aways, Hot-Air Balloon Rides and tickets to many local attractions. A partial auction listing can be found at weathervaneplayhouse.com. Auctioneer Bob Hale from Benefit Auction Services will lead the bidding.
The Patron Party begins at 6 p.m. and the dinner begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are $175 (Amorous Patrons) and $125 (Loving Admirers).
Order tickets at weathervaneplayhouse.com or by calling the ticket office at 330-836-2626. Proceeds will benefit Weathervane's operating fund.