Saturday, May 6, at Brewer Pilots Point Marina in Westbrook

Over 70 Silent Auction Items Available 

Madison, CT – April 6, 2017 – Madison Lyric Stage will hold its season fundraiser, An Evening on the Mediterranean Sea, on Saturday, May 6 at 6:00 p.m. at Brewer Pilots Point Marina North Yard in Westbrook, CT 

The “seaside” cocktail party will feature heavy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and music reminiscent of a spring evening on the Italian or Greek coast.  Event sponsor, Tito’s Vodka, will provide a signature drink.  

A highlight of the evening will be a “Mediterranean Bazaar” silent auction featuring over 70 exciting items, including a Tory Burch wrap bracelet, a Vera Bradley tote and cooler, a one-year membership with Sea Tow boating service, a Dewalt drill kit, a weekend stay in a private Manhattan apartment, a dinner prepared in your home by a professional chef, an overnight stay at Hyatt Place in Mystic, plus many gift certificates to local restaurants, salons, spas and golf courses. 

Madison Lyric Stage cast members will also provide a preview of their 2017 summer productions of Jesus Christ Superstar and Otello

“This will be a beautiful spring evening on the water, with fantastic food, cocktails and music,” said Marc Deaton, artistic director of Madison Lyric Stage.  “We are so grateful to our supporters who make live theater right here in our Shoreline backyard possible.” 

Tickets for the fundraiser are $40 and can be purchased at or by calling 203-215-6329.   The Marina is located at 63 Pilots Point Drive in Westbrook, CT. 

Madison Lyric Stage will present the comedy Blithe Spirit in April, the opera Otello, with orchestra, in June and the musical Jesus Christ Superstar, with band, in July.  Money-saving season subscriptions for all three summer shows are available for $90. 

Madison Lyric Stage is a 501(c)(3) non-profit arts collective for the Shoreline of Connecticut.  Its mission is to present professional-quality entertainment from the worlds of opera, musical theater and drama.  Past productions include:  A Little Night Music, Evita, Macbeth, Peter Grimes, Salome, The Glass Menagerie, and many others.  

Press contact:
John Johmann