Friday, August 7, 2015, 6-10pm
Backstage at the Orpheum Theatre
Presented by Sedgwick
Enter through the famous “Stage Door” on Beale Street and experience life backstage while enjoying local food from Central BBQ and Hard Rock Cafe, local craft beer from Ghost River Brewing, desserts from Frost Bake Shop and a specialty cocktail from Buster’s Liquors & Wines. VIP ticket holders will also enjoy upscale appetizers provided by The Majestic Grille as well as a private bar with complimentary beer, wine and cocktails. Everyone is encouraged to dance the night away to the band The Super 5 on the iconic Orpheum stage!
The poster art is generously donated by local artist Ron Olson. The original painting will be included in the silent auction the night of the event.
Proceeds from the Backstage Bash will go towards supporting our education and community programs.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available! Click here to download more information.
The Roast of Pat Halloran
Thursday, September 24
The Peabody Hotel
This fall, after almost 35 years of invaluable service to the Orpheum, longtime President and CEO Pat Halloran will be honored with a Roast.
The Roast of Pat Halloran will take place in the Peabody Hotel’s Grand Ballroom and will include a sit-down dinner. Dr. Scott Morris will act as the Master of Ceremonies for the event, and six "Roasters" will take turns honoring Halloran’s illustrious career with humorous stories, sarcastic reflections, and witty character descriptions.
- George Alvord, CEO of AEG Corp;
- Patrick Halloran IV, Pat’s son, President of Halloran Realty Group;
- Kevin Kane, President and CEO of the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau;
- C. Suzanne Landers, Sr. Lawyer of The Landers Firm;
- Al Nocciolino, owner of NAC Entertainment in New York state;
- Karl Schledwitz, Chairman and CEO of Monogram Food Solutions.
The evening’s entertainment will also include a special performance by local students, all of whom have participated or are currently taking part in the Orpheum’s Education programming. Over 600 guests are expected to attend.
Event, Signature and Platinum Sponsors will receive one copy per couple of Pat Halloran’s new book "Phases and Stages of the Grand Dame - The Story of the Orpheum."
All sponsors will be recognized in the event program, an Orpheum Marquee and at the Roast.
The 37th Annual Orpheum Auction
November 7, 2015 at 6:30PM
The Orpheum Theatre
Presented in part by Kroger Delta Divison, Sedgwick and Southland Park Gaming & Racing
Tickets: $125 (On Sale Soon)
Celebrate The Orpheum Theatre at our largest and most exciting fundraising event of the year – the 37th Annual Orpheum Auction!
The evening is truly our “social event of the season” with an average of 800 guests, heavy hors d’oeuvres buffets, open bar and over 400 amazing items up for bid!
All proceeds benefit our future Centre for Performing Arts & Education. For more information, contact Michelle at (901) 529-4280 or [email protected].
203 S. Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103
- (901) 525-3000