Supernova Goes virtual!
A Celebration for Aurora and Our Community
SUPERNOVA, Aurora Theatre Company's yearly fundraising soiree, is going virtual this year! The event will take place on MONDAY, JULY 13th at 6pm. Help Aurora Theatre Company reach its $130,000 goal! 20% of any past-goal income will be split between the Fund for Black Theatre in the U.S. and Black Futures Lab.
FRIDAY, JULY 10, 2020
Online Auction Kicks Off
MONDAY, JULY 13, 2020
VIP Reception 5:15-5:45pm
SUPERNOVA Main Event 6-7pm
TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2020
Online Auction Closes 7pm
Join Aurora online for a joyful celebration hosted by Lance Gardner, Artistic Director Josh Costello, Managing Director Julie Saltzman Kellner, and Associate Artistic Director Dawn Monique Williams. The Main Event is open and FREE to all, and features performances by some of Aurora’s most treasured artists, including Sam Jackson, Beth Wilmurt, and the Bay Area Theatre Cypher. The Main Event can be viewed directly from the SUPERNOVA Goes Virtual website, on YouTube Live, Twitch, or Facebook Live.
Register Today! Please share and invite your friends — the more the merrier!
PUrchase raffle tickets!
For a chance to win one of three amazing prizes! ($20 each or 6 for $100). Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in purchasing raffle tickets. The winners will be chosen on July 15, 2020.
Raffle Grand Prize: A week-long stay on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe for up to 12 people in a “Grand Old Tahoe Lodge." The home is surrounded by pine and spruce forest and is just a short walk to lakeshore swimming and boating. Visit anytime in the next TWO years!
Donors: Linda Schacht and John Gage
Raffle 2nd Prize: A New Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular).
Donors: Mayhill & Jim Fowler
Raffle 3rd Prize: A Magnum of Peay Vineyards, La Bruma, 2006 Estate Syrah, Sonoma Coast.
Donors: Deborah & Howard Goodman
Supernova Committee: Gertrude E. Allen | Deborah Goodman | Ellen Levine | Craig Moody | Trudy Moore | Betsy Ream | Wendy Wisely
Become an event sponsor!
For a truly memorable and successful event we invite you to share in the festivities as an Event Sponsor and receive a special invitation to a pre-event VIP reception with playwrights Lauren Gunderson, Cleavon Smith, and Jonathan Spector, the creators of Aurora's first audio drama coming this Fall!
All Sponsorship levels are fully tax deductible. Benefits include:
- Name on digital invitation as an Event Sponsor
- Name in online program
- Hyperlink ad in online program
- Recognition on Aurora’s website
SPOTLIGHT CIRCLE: $6,000+
STAGELIGHT CIRCLE: $4,000
HOUSELIGHT CIRCLE: $3,000
GHOSTLIGHT CIRCLE: $1,000
treat an artist: $25
Share the Celebration and Treat an Artist to a meal! For only $25, Pay It Forward help Comal weather this storm as well as show your appreciation for the amazing artists who made this night possible.
MANY THANKS TO ALL OF OUR EVENT SPONSORS!
Tom & Amy Worth
Ellen & Barry Levine
Ed & Liliane Schneider
Gertrude E. Allen
Kitt Shute & Jeff Rowlings
Venus & Narsai David
Jacquelin & Sheafe Ewing
M/M William G. Green
Gary & Trudy Moore
Joe & Carol Neil
Ruth & Jim Reynolds
Helen M. Marcus
Hillary & Jonathan Reinis
Alison Teeman & Michael Yovino-Young
THANK YOU TO OUR RESTAURANT PARTNER
we gratefully recognize in-kind donors to supernova GOES virtual:
Alameda Theatre & Cineplex
Grgich Hills Estate
Lindsay Wildlife Experience
Niles Canyon Railway
Platypus Wine Tours
Rock Wall Wine Company
Rosie the Riveter Trust
The Local Butcher Shop
USS Hornet Sea, Air & Space Museum
Support Aurora Theatre Company and become a Corporate Sponsor!
Contact Development & Special Events Coordinator Kendra Johnson to become a Corporate Sponsor. Your generosity may be recognized with print recognition, digital advertising, and more!
Support Aurora Theatre Company and purchase an ad for the Supernova Online Program!
Contact Development & Special Events Coordinator Kendra Johnson for more information.