Join us for our 2018 Annual Evening Soirée - an evening of games, performances, and dancing under the night sky! Dinner will be served during our live auction. Event proceeds fund free educational theater programs.


Friday, September 21, 2018

The Castaway
1900 NW 18th Avenue, Portland
Parking conveniently located across the street at NW 17th & Upshur

"Embrace the Cheese"

Auction Packages
Check them out!

Cocktails & Hors d'oeuvres
Play-to-Win Games

Dinner Service
Live Auction & Performances


Party Ends

$175 Regular Admission ($75 tax-deductible)
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Includes admission, unlimited drinks, seated dinner, dessert, and live entertainment.

Table Sponsorship Opportunities
Contact Jessy Friedt
503-228-9571 x114

Ian Lindsay

Event Co-Chairs
Amanda Carter-Jura & Jami Curl

Event Committee
Karla Arria-Devoe, Kate Bowman, Marci Crowson, Andrew Eggert, Stan Foote, Jessy Friedt, Yasodha Gopal, Brett Hamilton, Vatea Herman, RJ Hodde, Jeff Hurder, Cassandra Lodore, Ross McKeen, Susanne Penkin, Tie Rask, Stephanie Sheldon-Nevarez, Laura Thalacker, Shannan Troyer, Lucas Welsh

Luminaries: Corporations

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Luminaries: Individuals
Arlene Schnitzer
Frances & Paul Turner

Visionaries: Corporations

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Visionaries: Individuals
Stan & Susanne Penkin
Laura Thalacker & Kyle Iboshi


Bank of the West
Bill & Kate Bowman
Amanda Carter-Jura & Britt Jura
Dennis Edwards
Derek & Rachel Ellerbrook
Geffen Mesher
Yasodha Gopal & Todd Caulfield
H. Dwayne Davis Properties
Brett & Jessica Hamilton
Jeff Hurder & Scott Basye
KelliAnn Klindtworth & Travis Paakki
McDonald Jacobs P.C.
North Country Productions
Portland’5 Centers for the Arts
Propel Insurance
Rebecca & Felipe Semper
Stoel Rives
Shannan & Michael Troyer
Umqua Bank

Oregon Children’s Theatre (OCT) is the region’s largest nonprofit performing arts company for young audiences, reaching more than 120,000 children, parents, and educators in Oregon and southwest Washington each season. Our mission is to create exceptional theater experiences that transform lives. We believe theater and storytelling can educate, empower, inspire, and entertain in remarkable ways.

OCT’s Annual Evening Soirée is a benefit supporting our goal to expand access and inclusion, so that all children, families, and communities have opportunities to learn and grow through theater and the arts.