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Brett Schneider, star of The Magic Play              
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join us on May 13, 2017 for an evening of surprises, celebration, and magic. The Annual Gala is your opportunity to enjoy a special evening with Olney Theatre artists, supporters and our distinguished guests illusionist and actor, Brett Schneider, and Montgomery County Executive, Ike Leggett.


The Annual Gala recognizes the achievements of emerging and established artists who create, design, and produce Olney's award-winning stage productions and educational programs each year. This important event raises critical funds for artists, arts education, and artistic programming.


Gala Program

6:00 pm - Cocktail Reception
7:00 pm - Dinner
8:30 pm - Magic Show
Dancing and Music to follow

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Sealed and silent auctions will begin at 6:00 pm and conclude at 10:00 pm.
Click here to see select auction items.

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sponsor and Ticket Levels


$25,000 Master Illusionist Sponsor

  • One table of twelve (12) guests for the cocktail reception, gala dinner, magic show, and dessert reception
  • Invitation for four (4) to attend Opening night performances for the 2017-18 season and remaining productions in the current season
  • Exclusive & customized backstage experience for four (4)
  • Full page ad in all production programs for one year
  • Name and/or logo displayed on event materials
  • Acknowledgement in production program donor pages for one year

$10,000 Escape Artist Sponsor

  • One table of ten (10) guests for the cocktail reception, gala dinner, magic show, and dessert reception
  • Invitation for four (4) to attend Opening night performances for the 2017-18 season and remaining productions in the current season
  • Exclusive & customized backstage experience for four (4)
  • Half page ad in holiday musical production program
  • Name/logo displayed on event materials
  • Acknowledgement in production program donor pages for one year

$5,000 Mesmerist Sponsor

  • One table of ten (10) guests for the cocktail reception, gala dinner, magic show, and dessert reception
  • Invitation for two (2) to attend Opening night performances for the 2017-18 season and remaining productions in the current season
  • Exclusive & customized backstage experience for two (2)
  • Quarter page ad in holiday musical production program
  • Name/logo displayed on event materials
  • Acknowledgement in production program donor pages for one year

$2,500 Sleight-of-Hand Sponsor

  • Six (6) guests for the cocktail reception, gala dinner, magic show, and dessert reception
  • Invitation for two (2) to attend Opening night performances for the 2017-18 season and remaining productions in the current season
  • Name/logo displayed on event materials
  • Acknowledgement in production program donor pages for one year

$1,000 Pick-A-Card Sponsor

  • Two (2) guests for the cocktail reception, gala dinner, magic show, and dessert reception
  • Invitation for two (2) to attend Opening night performances for the 2017-18 season and remaining productions in the current season
  • Name/logo displayed on event materials
  • Acknowledgement in production program donor pages for one year

$250 Gala Ticket

  • Ticket for one (1) guest for the cocktail reception, gala dinner, magic show, and dessert reception

 

RSVP by completing and returning this form to 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney, MD 20832 by May 1, 2017. Purchase a gala ticket by clicking the button below.

Buy Tickets

 

For more information on sponsoring a table or attending the Gala, please call or email R. Wesley Meekins at 301.924.4485, ext. 130 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

                 

 

 

Catch a glimpse of Brett Schneider here before you see him live on stage!


Former Redskins Runningback John Riggins, Managing Director Debbie Ellinghaus, and County Executive Ike Leggett at OTC's 2015 Gala


Craig Pascal, actress Susan Lynskey, actor Tally Sessions, Victor Shargai, and Artistic Associate Valerie Leonard at OTC's 2015 Gala


Honorable Ben Kramer speaking at Olney Theatre's A Night in Havana Annual Gala


County Executive Ike Leggett with Montgomery County First Lady Catherine Leggett and Artistic Director Jason Loewith at OTC's 2015 Gala

 

 

 

Check out some of the items you can win with our Silent and Sealed Bid Auctions:

Item #1: A Week in St. Marteen

Spend a week with 5-7 friends in the Caribbean's most exciting vacation destination! If you thrill to gourmet food, pristine beaches, vibrant nightlife, world class duty-free shopping, a year-round warm climate plus a cosmopolitan atmosphere with a Caribbean twist, St. Maarten is for you!

Item #2: A Week in Puerto Vallarta

Enjoy a week in one of the most extraordinary vacation spots in Latin America! Puerto Vallarta's vibrant heart beats in every rooftop, garden, and street of this beautiful city. Whether you relax with sports, beaches, art, dining, or shopping, Puerto Vallarta has something for everyone.

Item #3: Take Me Out To The Ball Game

A premium experience for 4 to a Washington Nationals game in the PNC Diamond Club. While at the lower-level club seats directly behind home plate, enjoy all-inclusive food and beverage service featuring chef's tables, a private bar with draft beer and house wine, in-seat service, complimentary VIP parking, private restrooms, and exclusive club programming and events, including autograph session.

Item #4: Enchanted Trip to Disney World

Explore the lands of endless enchantment at the happiest place on Earth with this family-friendly vacation package which includes 2 round-trip (or 4 one-way) airfare tickets to Orlando, and 4 park hopper tickets to Disney World. These special passes grant you admission into the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Disney's Animal Kingdom, including the new Pandora: The World of Avatar.

Item #5: Relaxing in Rehoboth

Spend one week in a luxurious spacious beach house (sleeps 6-8) located on the Delaware Shore. Rehoboth Beach is a favorite for its award-winning boardwalk, awesome hotels, specialty stores, amusements, beautiful homes, tax-free shopping, and some of the finest dining in the region. Nature-based activities include State Parks, kayaking, day cruises, ferry rides, walking trails, surfing, skimboarding, paddleboarding, biking, sailing, or exploring the water's edge.

Item #6: Cruising the European Waterways

Take advantage of this break-taking cruise for two through Europe's grand waterways. Sail in an intimate setting aboard a cozy, beautifully-appointed riverboat for 8-15 days through your choice of the Rhine, the Main, the Danube, or the Seine. This cruise will reveal unforgettable sights and fascinating cultures. Airfare not included.

Also bid on one-of-a-kind experiences to get behind-the-scenes access to Olney Theatre Center Productions and Artists.

If you cannot attend An Evening of Magic, but are interested in bidding on an item, please contact Wesley Meekins at 301.924.4485, ext. 130 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.