11th Hour Theater Co. Hosts 11-Hour Gala
To mark the once in a lifetime date—11/11/11—11th Hour Theater Company will host an 11-hour event.
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To mark Nov. 11, 2011—11/11/11—celebrate with the 11th Hour Theater Company. The theater group will host an 11-hour gala, which will entertain adults and children.
The 11th Hour Theater Co. has teamed up with The Philadelphia Veterans Multi-Service & Education Center, Inc.—in honor of Veterans Day—The Make-A-Wish Foundation—in honor of 11:11, the time to make a wish—and a team of theatre artists to bring 11 hours of 11th Hour to Philadelphia.
From 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., the event will include dance, music and puppet workshops for children, appetizers, drinks and a silent auction for adults and much more.
In the morning, while children ages 7-12 work on a mini-musical production, parents can snack on brunch hors’ d’oeuvres and enter to win raffle prizes. Later in the day, adults are invited to attend the 5:30 p.m. USO-themed Happy Hour at World Café Live. The event concludes with the 11 o’clock Numbers concert at 8 p.m., which features showcases of several Broadway shows.
11th Hour is splitting 10 percent of the proceeds with The Make-A-Wish Foundation and The Philadelphia Veterans Multi-Service & Education Center.