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Pull out your magnifying glass and get ready for a night of sleuthing, suspects and singing from 6:30 to 10 p.m., Friday, May 3, at Mendelssohn Hall, 406 N. Main St., Rockford.
Enjoy an entertaining night out with live entertainment by local and regional talent, while at the same time supporting one of Rockford’s fastest-growing arts organizations. Hear numbers from some of Broadway’s most beloved villains and discover the drama behind who killed Felix Mendelssohn, all while enjoying a dinner and cash bar.
Peruse more than 50 enticing live and silent auction items including an original painting by Tom Heflin, a Canterbury Tours bus trip to see Wicked in Chicago, two season subscriptions to Starlight Theatre, and a 12-month gift certificate for “Pie of the Month Club” from Kate’s Pie Shop.
All proceeds from Felix’s Cabaret support the musical programming, opportunities and youth scholarships provided to the community by Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center. The evening’s program is directed by Jesse Kuntz.
Cocktails are served at 6:30 p.m., and dinner/entertainment runs from 7 to 10 p.m.
Tickets are $85per person or $650 for a table of eight. Seating is limited, so make your reservations by April 26. Tickets are available by phone at (815)-964-9713, or online at mendelssohnpac.org.
Posted April 24, 2013