In conjunction with the 10th anniversary of Byron Civic Theater and the upcoming production of The Odd Couple, bct has two very special events planned. A Sunday tea will be held for local Red Hat society chapters. There are currently more than 85 chapters in the 50 miles surrounding Byron. This event will be at 12:30 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 30, prior to the 2 p.m. show. The tea will feature sandwiches, tarts and sweets along with coffee and tea. Door prizes will also be awarded for the most senior red hatter attending. Be sure to mention the name of your chapter when reserving your seats. The additional cost for the tea is $3 per person. The second event is an Italian Feast at 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 5 prior to the 8 p.m. show.
Tickets for these special events and all shows for Odd Couple are on sale now. Ticket prices are $9 for adults, $7 for seniors and $5 for students. Purchase tickets by calling the box office at 234-3000 during box office hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 6-9 p.m., and 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Show dates are Friday, Jan. 28 and Saturday, Jan. 29 at 8 p.m., and Sunday, Jan. 30 at 2 p.m. The show also runs the following weekend, Friday, Feb. 4 and Feb. 5 at 8 p.m., and Sunday, Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. The theater is just inside Byron High School at 696 Colfax in Byron.