4th Annual Spring Gala Fundraiser: You Be You

you be you

Mark your calendars! PATAsphere’s 4th Annual Spring Gala Fundraiser: You Be You will be held on Sunday, May 20th, 2018 at 5 PM. This year, we are so excited to be performing on the F.M. Kirby Center Stage in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Come enjoy our amazing PATA band with Ryan Burdick and Noah Sunday-Lefkowitz on piano, Katharine McElroy Manasco on drums/bass, Rebecca Cristino on bass/trumpet, Sean Vitale on percussion, & Ian Jo Denny on trombone, performances by our incredibly talented staff and performers, and original choreography by Lauren Timek, national award-winning choreographer & PATA’s dance coach.

Performances will feature original music from PATA’s full-length original musicals A Musing Tale and Just a Penny (lyrics by O.R. Barone, music by Katharine McElroy Manasco, Ryan Burdick, Noah Sunday-Lefkowitz, & Cari Tellis), as well as covers of songs from The Greatest Showman, Dear Evan Hansen, Lady Gaga, Macklemore, and many more. We are also very excited to have the incomparable Hayley Bochner joining us as both a guest performer and instructor for two morning hip hop masterclasses, and that the event will be emceed by Frankie Warren from Magic 93’s Frankie In The Morning!

Tickets are $15 for general admission and $10 for students and senior citizens. They are available for purchase online here or at the door. All funds raised will support PATAsphere’s programs, scholarships, and future productions.