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Our special thanks to everyone who has generously donated auction items. Star Chefs is possible thanks to you!

This special evening brings memories flooding back from Neverland to Hogwarts to New Orleans to Oz. Tonight will be our final Star Chefs on Broadway, as we look forward to a newly renovated interior of the Pantages Theater – a treasure for years to come. Thank you for being here! This year, our 12th Annual Star Chefs on Broadway: the lalapazaza SPEAKEASY marks more than a decade of tremendous milestones and growth in the Broadway Center’s arts education programs. We are incredibly grateful to the restaurants, chefs, vintners, merchants, artists, and most of all, to you, for gathering as a community to invest in our youth. Creativity is the new currency of the 21st century and your gifts tonight will amplify this message at a time when our community and country need it most. Arts education gives our children the power to understand their world and it is vital that our students are culturally literate, with the ability to problem solve. Tonight, your gift will empower the Broadway Center’s arts education programs to continue to support students in discovering selfconfidence, awareness, and life skills such as empathy and negotiation. We are proud to serve nearly 50,000 students, teachers, and families each year. Please give generously tonight to make a deep impact in the lives of the thousands of students, teachers, and families who experience the Broadway Center’s commitment to arts education. My sincere thanks to you,

David Fischer Executive Director

Our Special Thanks to everyone who has generously donated auction items! 5th Avenue Theatre

Judy Baerg

Sinclair Estate Vineyards

Alaska Airlines

L’Ecole No 41

Smoke ‘N Water

Ann Johnson-Burg

La Unica

Stadium Thriftway

Artist & Craftsman Supply

Lacey Wright

Stottle Winery

Asia Pacific Cultural Center

Lefty’s Fresh Food Restaurant

Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort

LeRoy Jewelers

Tacoma Dome

Lisa and Ken Jangard

Tacoma Laser Clinic

Corina Bakery

Long Shadows Vintners

Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown

Lucky Eagle Casino & Hotel

Tacoma Rainiers Professional Baseball

Lyle Lovett

Courtyard by Marriott Walla Walla

Marlene’s Market & Deli

Crowne Plaza Hotel - Seattle

Mosquito Bay Hair Salon

Basilico Ristorante Brushes ‘n Brix Cedarbrook Lodge

Dirty Oscar’s Annex

Maryhill Winery

Ted Brown Music Company The Backdoor The Butcher’s Table The INN at Gig Harbor The Little Theatre of Walla Walla

Doyle’s Public House

Odd Otter Brewing Company

Drive Lambo

Olympic Eagle Distributing

Duke’s Chowder House

Olympic Landscape LLC

EnJoy Productions

Pacific Grill

Finnriver Farm & Cidery

Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle

Foss Harbor Marina

Peaks & Pints

Fred Oldfield Art Center

PJ Hummel & Co

Gene Wells – Wood Sculpture Artist

P.K. Thomas of Salon Miro

Happy Belly

Pursued by Bear

Washington State Historical Society

Harbor Lights

Reneé Denney of Stella and Rocco’s Salon

WildFin American Grill

Harmon Brewing Co.

Rhein Haus

Heritage Distilling Co.

Robert Earl Keen

Holland America Line

Round Table Pizza Clubhouse

Hotel Murano

Sara and Bruce Kendall

Irina Ostrowski

Seattle Marriott Waterfront

It’s Greek to Me

Seattle Theatre Group

Jan Parker Cookery

Shiloh Threads

Jessica Arca of Salon Eleven 21

Stocklist Goods & Gifts

Harbor History Museum

Point Defiance Zoo Society

The Lodges on Vashon The Point Casino & Hotel The Washington Center for the Performing Arts University Book Store W Seattle Hotel Walla Walla Bread Company Walla Walla Vintners

X Group Restaurants, Catering, Brewery

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tonight's entertainment Kevin Joyce

F. Scott Fitzgerald & Auctioneer

Martha Enson

Zelda & ‘Too Many Martinis Aerial’

Steffon Moody Kaleb Kerr Esther Edelman

Bootlegger Bootlegger

Floozie & ‘Too Many Martinis Aerial’

Raina Brockway Joyce Shirley Temple Aerial Sister Kate Dance Company Music by Jake Bergavin & The Javatown Swing Orchestra

auction rules Your bid number has been registered to your name. Please use it at the photo booth, to purchase auction items, play games, and for raffle tickets. When bidding during the Silent Auction, you may skip ahead by increasing the bid amount or choosing the guaranteed bid. A guaranteed bid assures the item is yours. During the Live Auction, the closing bid named by the Auctioneer shall constitute the winning bid and is a legal contract to purchase the item. All sales are final. There are no exchanges or refunds on items. Certificates, gift cards, tickets and vouchers are same as cash value and cannot be replaced or duplicated if lost or stolen. The Broadway Center has made every effort to describe and catalogue all items correctly. All items are sold “as-is.� The Broadway Center neither warrants nor represents, and in no event shall be responsible for, the correctness of a description, genuineness, authorship, provenance or condition of the item. No statement made in this catalog or made orally during the live auction shall be deemed as such a warranty, representation or assumption of liability. The values listed are estimates only and are not warranted for tax purposes or fair market value. Items are not appraised, unless so noted. By law, the tax-deductible portion of an auction purchase is the amount in excess of its fair market value. Thus, if an item is valued at $50 and you pay $75, you have made a tax-deductible donation of $25. If you pay $45 for the same item however, no portion of your purchase is tax deductible. For further information on tax deductible items, please consult your tax advisor.

checkout All guests may proceed to the Pantages Theater Lobby to checkout after the Live Auction concludes. There will be two lines: Express Advance Pay and Regular Checkout. If you pre-register, you may pick up your items the following day. You do not need to wait in line, unless you want to take your items home tonight. Guests who have not enrolled in Express Pay may pay for items with any major credit card or check made payable to Broadway Center. VIP ticket guests will have items delivered within one week if requested. All guests will receive a printed copy of their full receipt for this evening in the mail in approximately 14 business days.

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Chef's Dinner for 10 at Asado

Experience an unforgettable evening with this Chef’s Dinner for 10 at Asado! Enjoy a fourcourse Argentinean dinner, paired with wines from around the world. Offering the fabulous flavors of Argentina using the freshest ingredients from the Northwest, Asado always provides a remarkable night of dining! Package includes: • Four-course Argentinian dinner for 10 at Asado, paired with wines from around the world Restrictions:To be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date Sunday through Thursday; Dietary restrictions may be discussed upon scheduling; expires March 18, 2019. Donated by: X Group Restaurants, Catering, Brewery Value:



Wine and Art Weekend

Discover the variety of Walla Walla with a Wine and Art Weekend getaway! During your two-night stay at Courtyard by Marriott you’ll have time to create a painting at Brushes ‘n Brix while sipping your choice of wine, beer or other beverage; see a play at the Little Theatre of Walla Walla; enjoy a private wine tasting at Long Shadows; dine upon handcrafted fare at Walla Walla Bread Co; take in a play, musical, or concert at the Gesa Power House Theatre located in a renovated former utility station; and experience a special tasting at Sinclair Estates Winery, including reserve wines not typically offered. Package includes: • Lodging: 2 nights stay at Courtyard by Marriott Walla Walla • Dining: Dinner for 2 at Walla Walla Bread Co • Entertainment: 2 tickets to a play at Little Theatre of Walla Walla, a $50 gift card for Gesa Power House Theatre and a paint ‘n sip for two at Brushes ‘n Brix • Wine Tasting: Sinclair Estates Winery special tasting including reserve wines and a private tasting by appointment at Long Shadows Restrictions: Advance reservations required for lodging and events.

Donated by: Brushes ‘n Brix, Courtyard by Marriott Walla Walla, The Little Theatre of Walla Walla, Long Shadows Vintners, Sinclair Estates Winery, and Walla Walla Bread Co. Value:



Shania NOW!

In one of the most anticipated concerts of 2018, see global superstar Shania Twain at the Tacoma Dome on May 3. This special night begins with a dinner for two at Pacific Grill and wraps up with a stay in a luxurious Hotel Murano king deluxe room. Rise and shine for breakfast at Bite. Package includes: • Dinner for two at Pacific Grill • Two tickets to Shania Twain NOW! at the Tacoma Dome on May 3, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. • Overnight stay in Hotel Murano King Deluxe room • $35 Bite gift card

Restrictions: Hotel Murano reservations are based on space availability and expire 3/31/2019. Donated by: Hotel Murano, Pacific Grill, and Tacoma Dome Value:



Merriment at the Marriott

Birthday, anniversary, engagement or holiday – make it your best party ever and barely lift a finger! Let Courtyard by Marriott take care of the details – the venue, food, and drinks. No mess in the kitchen, no rings left on your coffee table, plenty of parking with room to mingle inside. Up to 20 people will be welcome in one of the hotel’s well-appointed banquet rooms for three hours of fun with your choice of elegant appetizers served alongside Washington wines, a great beer selection and a variety of non-alcoholic beverages. Then head to your corner room and relax for the night in the historic Waddell suite! Package includes: • Three hour party for 20 including setup, linens, and breakdown • Your choice of three appetizers (six dozen) served with Washington wines, a selection of beer and non-alcoholic beverages • Complimentary parking for guests • Overnight stay for party host in Waddell Suite Restrictions: Banquet and guest room booking based on availability; Includes one case of wine, one case of select beers, a variety of non-alcoholic beverages and six dozen appetizers - winner may purchase additional food and beverage options; Expires April 30, 2019. Donated by: Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown Value:



Bon Voyage!

Enjoy a dazzling ocean-view stateroom, extraordinary dining, exquisite surroundings, and pampering by an awardwinning crew. Explore the destination of your choice with this seven-day cruise for two aboard a luxurious Holland America Line ship. Enjoy days filled with new discoveries as you sail to Alaska, Canada/ New England, Mexico, or even the Caribbean! Package includes: • Seven-day cruise for two in an unobstructed ocean view stateroom aboard a Holland America Line ship Restrictions: Mutually agreeable dates. Certificate good for any cruise for two (in one stateroom) for up to seven days to Alaska, the Caribbean, Mexico or Canada/New England.The certificate may not be used for specialty Alaska CruiseToursTM,World Cruises, Holiday Cruises (Christmas and NewYear’s) or Grand Voyages. Certificate does not expire. Dining venues vary by ship. A nominal fee is charged for lunch and/or dinner in The Pinnacle Grill, Canaletto,Tamarind, Sel de Mer, and Culinary Arts Center. Donated by: Holland America Line and Broadway Center Value:



One Evening, Five Rounds

Spend an evening with friends in the Snug Room at Doyle’s Public House sampling specially selected whiskeys. This private tasting for up to 14 begins with a welcome cocktail and Irish appetizers. A knowledgeable distillery representative will guide your group through the tasting of five whiskeys. You will learn the history of each, with the representative noting nuances, providing tasting notes, and answering questions. Sláinte! Package includes: • Guided tasting for up to 14 people of five whiskeys with a welcome cocktail and Irish appetizers Restrictions: Mutually agreeable date; Must be 21+; Expires 3/18/2019. Donated by: Doyle's Public House Value:



Kiss Me, Kate!

Celebrating its 70th anniversary, Kiss Me, Kate is the multi-Tony Award®-winning Cole Porter masterpiece that set the standard for great musicals, and then broke the mold! See it this April at Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre. Make the experience an event with dinner at the European-inspired Palomino restaurant and an overnight stay in a Spectacular Room at the contemporary W Seattle. In the morning, enjoy a sumptuous breakfast at Trace. Package includes: • Two tickets to Kiss Me, Kate at the 5th Avenue Theatre - April 4 – 20 • One night in a W Seattle Spectacular Room • $100 gift card for Palomino • $50 gift card for Trace Restrictions: Choose your 5th Avenue show date based on availability; Hotel stay is based on availability, not valid on NewYear’s Eve or during special events and expires 3/31/2019.

Donated by: 5th Avenue Theatre, Broadway Center and W Seattle HOTEL Value:



A Year Around the Sound

Spend a year exploring the beautiful Puget Sound. This package includes 12 envelopes filled with a variety of overnight stays, restaurant gift cards, tastings, theater and museum admissions, experiences on the water, and more! Open one envelope each month or open them all at once to mix and match your own adventures. Package includes: • 12 envelopes for a year of experiences for two to four people Restrictions: Reservations are for mutually agreeable dates; see certificates for individual expiration dates. Value:



Music Legend Memorabilia

Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen recently played to a sold out house at the Pantages Theater in January! Both autographed this Ibanze Dreadnought acoustic guitar and a framed photograph, taken by Lyle Lovett from the Pantages Theater stage. Package includes: • Ibanez Jampack Dreadnought IJV50 Acoustic Guitar signed by Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen • Photograph by Lyle Lovett, framed and signed by Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen Donated by: Lyle Lovett, Robert Earl Keen, and Ted Brown Music Company Value:



Vacation on Lake Chelan

Spend a week relaxing in a beautiful waterfront home on the north shore of Lake Chelan. Located just seven miles from downtown Chelan, this vacation property with spectacular views sleeps 12 and offers onsite parking for four vehicles, with direct lake access. The main home has four bedrooms, three full baths, a full kitchen, large screen TV, wi-fi access, hot tub, and a bar kitchen. There is also a one-bedroom apartment above the detached garage with a full kitchen, bath, and balcony. The house features abundant outdoor spaces with four levels of sun decks and a beautifully landscaped lawn leading to a lakeside patio, a large dock and mooring buoy for watercraft, plus a rare sandy beach. Perfect for a gathering of friends and family! Package includes: • Weeklong stay at Lake Chelan home (four queen beds, two twin beds, one full sofa bed) • $200 gift card for IGA Markets Chelan Fresh Restrictions: Select your stay from 3 available dates: May 26-June 2, June 2-9, or September 8-15; must schedule by 4/15/18; no pets or smoking permitted on property. Donated by: Sara and Bruce Kendall Value:



The Bright Lights of Broadway

Get swept away in the magic that is New York City with a Broadway experience for two! Fly to NYC for a three-night stay with dinner at an upscale restaurant and two tickets to see the Broadway show of your choice*. Select from long-running favorites like Wicked or The Lion King, new hits such as Dear Evan Hansen (winner of 6 Tony Awards® including best musical), fun shows like SpongeBob SquarePants or School of Rock:The Musical, or see legendary Bernadette Peters in Hello, Dolly. With so many options, your only problem will be choosing just one! Package includes: • Two coach class roundtrip tickets to New York • Two tickets to a Broadway show of your choice* • Three night stay at New York Hilton Midtown, Sheraton New York Times Square or The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City • Dinner for two at your choice of Blue Fin, Blue Water Grill, Atlantic Grill, Dos Caminos, or Strip House Restrictions: *Hamilton is not available for Broadway show selection; Coach Class roundtrip service for (2) from any major metropolitan airport in the 48 contiguous United States to NewYork; 3 Night Stay at one of the participating properties or similar subject to availability. Donated by: broadway center Value:



wine & design

Life is short - live creatively! Invite nine friends to join you for a fully immersive evening of design and printing. Let your imaginations run free as the group sketches and designs around a collectively chosen theme. Shiloh Threads owner, Hillary, will transform the sketched ideas into one cohesive design as the group watches and provides input. Once the design is finalized, Hillary’s very talented assistants will walk everyone through the screen making and printing process. Each guest will leave with two shirts – one of Hillary’s original t-shirt designs and a shirt with their own collaborative design. Package includes: • Four hour experience for ten guests to design and print a custom t-shirt for each guest to take home • Ten Shiloh Threads original design t-shirts • Appetizers with wine and beer Restrictions: Mutually agreeable date.

Donated by: Shiloh Threads Value:


Situated along nearly one mile of Puget Sound waterfront, Point Ruston is a new, resort-inspired village with panoramic views of the South Puget Sound, the Olympic Mountains, and Mount Rainier. Point Ruston’s entertainment, dining, and shopping district will include 75+ street-level shops and restaurants including the luxury nine-screen Century Theatres, a public market, and a four-star, full service Silver Cloud Hotel. Point Ruston is the place to experience the best of the Pacific Northwest lifestyle.


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Salish Sea Escape

Relax and unwind with an eight-day / seven-night stay at Pacific Shores Resort & Spa in beautiful British Columbia. Select a one or two bedroom deluxe suite with fireplace, full kitchen, balcony, free wifi, and more on this lush 15-acre oceanfront property, offering fantastic themed floral gardens and a secluded beach on Vancouver Island’s spectacular Craig Bay. Resort amenities include indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness center with a sauna and a whirlpool tub, an outdoor hot tub, and free kayak rentals. There’s also a convenience store and a playground. The unspoiled coastal community of Nanoose Bay offers incredible views and a refreshingly rural atmosphere, within easy access of urban amenities in Nanaimo to the south and Parksville to the north. Eight golf courses are within a 20-minute drive, you can visit the Qualicum National Wildlife Area for exceptional bird watching, nearby Moorecraft Regional Park offers a wonderful walking trail with interesting terrain and beautiful ocean views, or for the more adventurous, dive to one of the world’s largest artificial reefs. Package includes: • One week stay at Pacific Shores Resort & Spa • Dinner at Smoke ‘N Water • $50 gift card for Lefty’s Fresh Food Restaurant Restrictions: Mutually agreeable dates; Expires 3/18/2019.

Donated by: Ann Johnson-Burg, Lefty’s Fresh Food Restaurant, and Smoke ‘N Water Value:



WildFin Chef’s Dinner at Home

Enjoy the Northwest Fresh menu of WildFin American Grill at home! A WildFin chef, accompanied by General Manager Thomas Day, will prepare an amazing dinner in your home for up to 10 guests.You will savor an incredible fourcourse meal created from seasonal, locally sourced ingredients. Each course will be accompanied by excellent wine, beer or spirit pairings – including dessert! Package includes: • A WildFin four-course chef’s dinner for 10 guests - with wine, beer and spirit pairings prepared in winner’s home

Restrictions: Mutually agreeable dates.Winner may choose to host guests atWildFin Tacoma restaurant. Expires 3/18/2019. Donated by: WildFin American Grill Value:



Gallardo Getaway

Enjoy 24-hours behind the wheel of Lamborghini’s best-selling model, the Gallardo! Feel the power of the V10 engine as you relish a scenic drive to the beautiful Suquamish Clearwater Casino. Located on the breathtaking Kitsap Peninsula, the resort offers round-the-clock gaming, the Angeline Spa, and the White Horse Golf Course. Spend the night in a luxurious water view suite and use your gift card to dine at any of the six restaurants on site! Package includes: • 24 hour rental of Lamborghini Gallardo • Overnight stay in water view suite at Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort • $100 gift card for use at any of the resort’s dining locations

Restrictions: Must be over 25 to drive the Lamborghini and agree to all Drive Lambo rules and regulations as outlined in rental agreement, including aVisa for a damage deposit of $5,000, no DUI on record; 125 miles included with the rental Sunday – Thursday, additional miles .75 per mile. Expires 5/31/2018. Donated by: Drive Lambo and Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort Value:




A wonderful Tacoma night out for four including dinner, a show, and overnight stay with breakfast! After settling into your rooms at the Courtyard by Marriott, enjoy an early dinner at Pacific Grill, then head to the Pantages Theater for CABARET. This Tony Award®winning musical features some of the most memorable songs in theater history. Leave your troubles outside — life is beautiful at CABARET! Package includes: • Four tickets to CABARET at the Pantages Theater on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. • Dinner for four at Pacific Grill • Two rooms at the Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown with breakfast for four Restrictions: Reservations in place for two hotel rooms on 4/10/2018.

Donated by: Broadway Center, Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown and Pacific Grill Value:



Fly Alaska Airlines to Hawaii

Relax with a week at an oceanfront paradise! Stay at The Sea Village in a one-bedroom condo on the sunny Kona Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. With spectacular ocean views, beautiful gardens and a pool by the sea, The Sea Village is conveniently located within walking distance to restaurants and shops and several beaches are only minutes away. Watch magnificent sunsets from your private lanai or poolside. The Sea Village has its own private heated pool and hot tub, barbecues, and a large garden area with several picnic tables. Enjoy all the activities that the Big Island has to offer, ranging from kayaking to horseback riding to observing the stars from the top of Mauna Kea. Package includes: • Seven day/six night stay in a one-bedroom condo at Sea Village • Roundtrip air travel for two on Alaska Airlines Restrictions:The SeaVillage stay is for mutually agreeable dates based on availability; expires 3/18/2019. Airline tickets are valid on Alaska Airlines andVirgin America excluding Cuba; no blackout dates applied; vouchers need to be ticketed prior to their expiration of 3/18/2019. Donated by: Ann Johnson-Burg and Alaska Airlines Value:



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Private Filipino Cooking Class for Six

Invite favored friends to your home for a three-hour class to learn recipes and techniques for creating modern Filipino cuisine. Chef Parker will teach you the basics of making the Filipino delight, lumpia, using her mother’s own special recipe.You and your guests with help execute the menu of pork and mushroom lumpia with chicken adobo and rice, then enjoy the fruits of your labors with a delectable meal paired with specially selected beer and wine. Dine as you would in the Philippines, through Kamayan style eating where food is served on banana leaves, as you enjoy a performance by dancing artists from the Asia Pacific Cultural Center. Complete your experience with a delicious ube macaron for dessert and depart with a special treat for later! Package includes: • In-home, three-hour cooking class for six to prepare pork and mushroom lumpia with chicken adobo and rice • Beer and wine pairings for meal • Ube macaron desserts & special guest takeaway • Performance by dancing artists from the Asia Pacific Cultural Center Restrictions: Mutually agreeable date and time; expires February 2019

Donated By: Jan Parker Cookery and Asia Pacific Cultural Center Value:



Holiday Soirée

Join an exclusive evening of fun and festivity with holiday songs and stories performed by tonight’s host Kevin Joyce and Broadway Center’s Executive Director David Fischer. With decor by award-winning design and production company, PJ Hummel & Co, fabulous catered hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer, and a special signature drink, this evening delivers the joy of the season! Merriment will commence on Thursday, December 13, 2018. Donated by: Broadway Center, EnJoy Productions, and PJ Hummel & Co Value:

$500 per couple

arts education programs The Broadway Center’s arts education programs energize both young and young at heart and serve nearly 50,000 learners annually with some of the most diverse and deeply impactful education programs in Washington State. It is not just the numbers we serve, though they are impressive—it is HOW we are changing lives for the better. • Civil Rights Legacy tours: In eight years of touring we have reached nearly 100,000 students, teachers and community members. • Student matinees: 10,000 students see world-class performances every year. • Teacher workshops: Empower teachers to include the arts every day. • The LENS Project: Develops social and emotional skills. • Broadway Center Conservatory: Workshops and performances in world culture and theater. The Broadway Center’s arts education programs are made possible by donations. Your gift tonight ensures we keep our promise to our community that no child will be turned away because of the inability to pay. We need your help to keep this dynamic – and growing – program actively strong. Thank you for your generous support tonight of local students, teachers, and life-long learners.


Your Bid to Support Arts Education programs

Raise your bid cards high and make a 100% tax-deductible contribution to the Broadway Center’s arts education programs. Tonight, please consider making your contribution at one of the following levels: • $5,000 • $3,500 • $2,000 • $1,000* • $500 • $250 • $150 Please give generously!

*We have secured a $20,000 pool of matching funds towards 20 gifts of $1,000 each! PHOTOS BY BROADWAY CENTER AND LISA MONET


Experience the Magic of Africa

Get an amazing view of the wild with twice daily photo safaris in the heart of Africa’s richest conservation regions. Two people will spend six-nights at beautiful Zulu Nyala Game Lodge in South Africa, situated in the heart of Zululand and St. Lucia/Sodwana Bay Marine reserve/ Lubombo corridor. Enjoy three meals per day prepared by international chefs and two daily open Land Rover game viewing trips guided by professional rangers on the Zulu Nyala game reserve. Experience elephant, rhino, leopard, giraffe, and more! Package includes: • Six days / six nights for two people in a standard room at Heritage Safari Lodge • Three full meals daily • Two guided game viewing activities daily with an experienced guide

Restrictions: Does not include airfare, transfers, side trips, personal beverages, or phone calls. Package is non-transferable and non-refundable. Expires 3/18/2020. Value:



Washington Wine Collection

Begin or expand your home wine collection with 50 bottles of high quality wines including selections from tonight’s featured wineries Dunham Cellars, L’Ecole No 41, Sinclair Estate Vineyards, and Woodward Canyon Winery! Keep your vino cool with a Koldfront 18 bottle dual-zone freestanding thermoelectric wine cooler. This cooler features two independently controlled temperature zones – the top holds 6 bottles at temperatures between 45°-54°F, ideal for sparkling or white wines, while the lower zone for reds holds 12 bottles at temperatures ranging from 54°-64°. Package includes: • 50 bottles of high quality wines • 18 bottle dual-zone freestanding thermoelectric wine cooler Value:



Box Suite Party at An Evening with David Sedaris

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. See this master of satire live at the historic Pantages Theater from a private box suite. In addition to seating for six, you’ll enjoy a floral display, delicious hors d’oeuvres and desserts, champagne, wine, and a copy for each guest of David Sedaris’ new book for him to sign after the show! Package includes: • Six tickets to David Sedaris Saturday, May 5, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. • Pantages Theater private box suite party for six including flowers, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, champagne and wine • Six copies of Theft By Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) Restrictions: All guests must be 21+

Donated by: broadway center Value: $1,200

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city scenes

Enjoy Seattle from top to bottom and from the water’s edge to the city’s center! An overnight stay in deluxe queen accommodations at the Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle will give you the freedom to enjoy two Seattle CityPASSes providing admission to five of Seattle’s top attractions. Also, enjoy an evening of fine dining at Seattle’s swankiest new steakhouse, The Butcher’s Table, where they are serving up an unparalleled culinary experience. At Pan Pacific’s Lobby Bar, sip a pre-dinner drink or savor breakfast before heading out for more sightseeing! Package includes: • One night stay at Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle in deluxe queen accommodations with complimentary valet parking • $300 gift card for The Butchers Table • $50 gift card for The Lobby Bar • Two Seattle CityPASSes for admission to five top attractions Restrictions: Pan Pacific Blackout dates apply; advance booking within 30 days of arrival required; gratuities, taxes and any additional charges are not included; expires 6/30/2019. CityPASS good for admission to Space Needle, Seattle Aquarium, Argosy Cruises Harbor Tour, MoPOP orWoodland Park Zoo, Chihuly Garden and Glass or Pacific Science Center. Seattle CityPASS booklets are good for nine (9) consecutive days starting with the first day of use. Booklet expires February 28, 2019. Donated by: Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle, The Butcher’s Table and Broadway Center Value:



100 Years of the Pantages: Past, Present, and Future

This incredible package will allow you to take home the past as you impact the future. Tonight’s lucky winner will receive two 12”-18” long sections of original marble trim, an original sprinkler head stamped “1917”, a decorative panel the same as the reproductions currently ornamenting the lobby exterior, and, upon closure of the Pantages for renovation, four of the PHOTO BY LISA MONET PHOTOGRAPHY existing theater seats delivered and installed on a movable platform in your home. Tonight you will also take home a signed copy of the book Now Playing: Showtime in Tacoma, a Chandler O’Leary illustrated tote bag and a framed print of the Jones building – home of the Pantages. Included with this package is the opportunity to be one of the first to receive naming rights for two of the new seats in the refurbished Pantages theater.Your name will be engraved upon a brass plaque adorning each seat. In addition to these valued treasures, you will be amazed at what you discover during a Down & Dirty Tour for four, in a behind - and below - the scenes look at the Pantages Theater with Director of Operations, Scott Painter. He’ll show you secret doors and stairways to nowhere as he shares his vast knowledge of the background of the theater. Package includes: • Historical treasures including sections of original marble trim, a 1917 sprinkler head, a 2006 decorative panel casting the same as those ornamenting the lobby exterior • A certificate for four existing theater seats to be installed in your home • A signed copy of Now Playing: Showtime in Tacoma, a book of memorable experiences at Tacoma’s historic theaters • A framed, archival 11” x 17” print of the historic Jones Building & Pantages Theater illustrated by architect B. Marcus Priteca • Chandler O’Leary illustrated tote bag • A one-hour Down & Dirty Tour for four with Scott Painter, followed by refreshments and a Q&A session • Naming rights for two of the new Pantages Theater seats Restrictions: Existing theater seats to be delivered and installed at the beginning of June; tour is to be scheduled for mutually agreeable date and time. Naming rights are good for the life of the seat, seats may be chosen based on availability, naming rights do not secure seats for show dates. Donated by: broadway center Value:


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Star Chefs 2018: Live Auction Catalog  
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