Hoogland Benefit: “A Night on Broadway”

“A Night on Broadway” Gala Starring Liz Callaway – Join us for a wonderful evening in support of the Hoogland Center. “A Night on Broadway” is our annual gala and primary fundraiser. This spectacular night will feature a silent auction, dinner and special performance by Broadway legend Liz Callaway. Ms. Callaway made her Broadway debut in Stephen Sondheim’s “Merrily We Roll Along,” received a Tony Award nomination for her performance in “Baby” and won acclaim as Grizabella in “Cats” for five years on Broadway. She also starred in the original Broadway cast of “Miss Saigon.” Reservations are required in advance. After ordering your tickets, please call (217) 523-2787 to order your choice of a beef, chicken or vegetarian entree.

“The Wiz” at The Hoogland

Listen to the NPR Interview featuring “Dorothy’s” acapella version of “Home.” “This local production is notable for its own all-star cast, modern dance numbers and projected backdrops featuring artistic photos of dilapidated NYC cityscapes.”

“Ease on Down the Road” a production of the hit Broadway Musical “The Wiz!” Winner of seven Tony Awards, “The Wizard of Oz” adaptation led to a feature film starring Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. The Hoogland’s production is directed by Craig Williams II, with help from assistant director Kevin Ford. Approximate run time: 2 hours, 30 minutes.

 

Friday, September 1 at 8 pm

Saturday, September 2 at 8 pm

Sunday, September 3 at 2 pm