2018/19 BENEFIT CONCERT: ONWARD AND UPWARD
NOV 17, 2018
@ Penfield Pavilion, 323 Fairfield Beach Rd, Fairfield
SAT Nov 17 @ 8pm
Tickets: $100 / $75 / $40
All proceeds support FCS’ upcoming 2018/19 season.
Regular Reserved seats are $40.
VIP seating is available for $100 for Gold level and $75 for Silver. There are four Platinum VIP tables seating eight guests for $1,000. Amenities for VIP patrons include (tier benefits vary): premium table or front orchestra seating, sparkling wine, chocolates, a pre-show wine reception with live jazz music, and reserved parking.
This one-night-only gala concert featuring pop, rock, jazz and Broadway musical numbers is a not-to-be-missed event. Complete with a silent auction featuring thousands of dollars worth of prizes and a large cast of performers made up of 70 incredible singers and a live band, this concert promises to entertain and benefit the non-profit theatre company, which is promising to put Fairfield “center stage!” The evening will feature songs around the theme of “journeys,” including songs by Simon & Garfunkel, Sara Bareilles, and of course… the rock band Journey, and from musicals such as Hamilton, Kinky Boots, Hello Dolly! and many more. The performance will also include a sneak preview of the upcoming 2018/19 season, with songs from Dreamgirls, The Secret Garden and our world-premiere musical, Vows.
Director: Christy McIntosh-Newsom
Music Director: Clay Zambo
About the Venue:
This year-round waterfront facility overlooking Penfield Beach with spectacular views of Long Island Sound is a popular spot weddings, graduations, and special events.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL EXPERIENCE
Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum
@ Burr Mansion (Homestead)
739 Old Post Rd., Fairfield
Dec 14-23, various showtimes
Tickets:$30 / $15 (Kids 12 and under)
IMPORTANT: Burr Mansion is a historical site with no elevator and significant portions of the play take place on the second floor. Patrons will need to be able to ascend and descend a flight of stairs for this production. Patrons will be standing for the entire play (60 min). For those patrons with ADA limitations that may prevent ascending/descending stairs, the production will be offering a free open rehearsal sometime in early December, exact date and location tba. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 203.416.6446 (vm) to request more info as it develops.
In this original adaptation of the beloved Charles Dickens classic, created as an immersive tour through Burr Mansion, the audience will follow Ebenezer Scrooge and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future from room to room. Audiences will be guided from Scrooge & Marley’s to Bob Cratchit’s House to Mr. Fezziwig’s Christmas party (complete with figgy pudding and apple cider!) This one-hour-long version will be limited to 25 guests per show, and promises to be a unique, intimate, and unforgettable experience.
Tickets, which also include figgy pudding and hot cider served during the play, are $30 for adults and teens (13+), $15 for children 12 and under. Patrons 21+ have the option to ‘spike’ their cider with rum or whiskey for an additional $5.
The performance schedule for A Christmas Carol Experience is as follows: Fridays Dec 14 & 21 @ 6pm & 8pm, Saturdays Dec 15 & 22 @ 12pm, 2pm, 6pm, & 8pm; and Sundays Dec 16 & 23 @ 12pm & 2pm.
Groups of 20+ can inquire about ‘buying out’ an exclusive VIP performance as a special holiday party event for friends/family. Email email@example.com for more info.