Holiday Dinner Theatre


Saturday, December 8, 2018
6:30 p.m.

All - $100

Tickets available by phone at 785-864-3982 or in person at the University Theatre Box Office



Holiday Dinner Theatre
A Friends of the Theatre Fundraiser for KU Theatre Scholarships

Crafton-Preyer Theatre & William Inge Memorial Theatre

Friends of the Theatre (FROTH), the support organization for the University Theatre, presents an evening of fine dining and theatre. There will also be a silent auction that includes a painting by Jeff Weinberg, painting by Zak Barnes, portrait sitting by Robert Seaver and an entertainment package that includes tickets to Come from Away on Broadway.

6:30pm – Cocktail Hour followed by a multi-course dinner catered by Merchants Pub & Plate menu (pdf)

8:30pm – Dear Santa
by Erik Abbott
Directed by Lusie Cuskey
Scenography by Dennis Christilles
Starring Leslie Bennett & Peter Zazzali
A married couple rediscovers the magic of the holiday season through writing letters to Santa.
Runtime: 45 minutes

Holiday attire is encouraged.

Special Thanks to
Merchants Pub & Plate
The Beach-Edwards Family Foundation

COVID-19 and Our Production Season

In accordance with federal, state, and local guidelines and in the interest of protecting the health and safety of our patrons, students, faculty, and staff, all upcoming performances by the University Theatre and University Dance company have been postponed or cancelled. Indecent has been rescheduled to perform October 2-8, 2020. We are not planning to reschedule Urinetown at this time. The box office has been in contact with all ticketholders to arrange for refunds or credits toward future performances. Please email us with any questions to Thank you for your past and future support of Theatre and Dance at KU!

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