San Jose Repertory Theatre celebrates the life and times of blues and jazz legend Alberta Hunter while bringing the sights and sounds of New York City's Greenwich Village alive at its spectacular summer gala, Blue Twilight: A Celebration of Legend and Music. The
unique fundraiser includes an exclusive performance of the hit musical, Cookin' at the Cookery: The Music and Times of Alberta Hunter, and an elegant post-show celebration under a dramatic tent next to the theater on Repertory Plaza.
3pm - Welcome Reception with Champagne and Hors d'oeurves
4pm - Cookin' at the Cookery with complimentary intermission refreshments
7pm - Dinner (three course gourmet meal)\
7:30pm - Live Auction of four unique packages:
Titans of Wine - A Wine Tasting Extravaganza.
Limousine service to a beautiful private home where twelve guests will be treated to an exclusive tasting of a high-end Pinot Noir collection followed by a gourmet dinner prepared by one of Silicon Valley's premier chefs.
A Taste of Italy - La Rusticana. An exclusive gourmet Italian cooking lesson for fourteen people at La Rusticana, an elite culinary school situated in a Tuscan-style villa in the hills of Los Gatos. The evening's delicacies will be paired with a special case of assorted wine.
Sports Fans - The Shark Tank. Twelve sports fans
will take in a San Jose Sharks game in a VIP box at the HP Pavilion, aka the "Shark Tank," and enjoy private catering during the game. The package includes signed Shark's memorabilia.
Art Lovers - Tour of Contemporary Art. Tour a private home, garden and extensive art collection while conversing with local artists at an exclusive cocktail reception with up to 40 guests.
8:30pm - Donation Drawing / Music and Dancing
10pm - Farewell