STT In The News: Society & Culture

Second Thought Theatre’s 8th annual fundraising gala rockets past initial goal

By Lindsey Wilson, CultureMap | Director of Promoted Content

Patrons and fans of the theater company rounded out a who’s who of the Dallas performing arts scene, all of whom gathered at On the Levee in the Design District for an evening of cocktails, tasty bites, and smooth cabaret-style crooning from TACA executive director Terry D. Loftis.

Event chair Carol March was joined by STT board members Karol OmlorJohn Farrell, and board president Joshua D. Terry for the eighth annual event, which began with mingling and the perusal of raffle items like a Dallas staycation package, a feast from Terry Black’s Barbecue, a selection of fine whiskeys, baskets stuffed with the STT’s board’s “favorite things,” and tickets to productions by Undermain Theatre, Kitchen Dog Theater, and Danielle Georgiou Dance Group. A one-of-a-kind glass vase by MarrsArt Studio and handmade wood charcuterie board and wine holder crafted by Farrell were especially coveted.

Guests sipped on the Think Again Cosmo and State of Mind Old Fashioned while sampling a selection of bite-sized goodies like sliders, sushi, and egg rolls.

Emcee — and performer/director/musician — Justin Locklear kept the audience pumped, while STT artistic director Carson McCain introduced the company’s new season of three works, all of which are based around the theme of disparity.

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