OSTC Hosts Fundraiser At Theatre By The Sea
Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC), the not-for-profit producing entity at the historic Theatre By The Sea, will host their annual fundraising event Beyond the Sea today.Join Theatre by The Sea audience favorite Lennie Watts and special guests for a psychedelic event to benefit Ocean State Theatre Company, the not-for-profit producing entity at the historic Theatre by The Sea."We are thrilled to have Lennie Watts as the host for this year's event," said Amiee Turner, President of Ocean State Theatre Company. "He received such a warm reception during his appearance in The Drowsy Chaperone, it is quite evident that theatergoers remember him fondly. In addition to the stage presentation, the evening will include a champagne reception, live and silent auctions, and an after party featuring Rhode Island's own Brass Attack, playing funky 70s dance tunes.""We are especially grateful to our grand sponsor, First Trade Union Bank, as well as Liberty Rentals, both of whom supported the event last year," continued Ms. Turner. "We are also pleased to welcome Marasco & Nesselbush, who has come aboard as a new sponsor this year." Beyond the Sea will take place at Theatre By The Sea on Saturday, October 1, 2011. The theatre is located at 364 Cards Pond Road, Matunuck, RI. Tickets are $80 (which includes the champagne hour and performance) and $140 (which includes the champagne hour, performance and VIP after-party). Tickets are on sale at the box office Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, online anytime at www.theatrebythesea.com and via telephone during normal box office hours by calling (401) 782-TKTS (8587). The box office is also open one hour prior to every performance of The 39 Steps, which continues through September 18. For sponsorship information, please begin your inquiry with the box office at (401) 782-TKTS (8587).
Ocean State Theatre Company is an IRS designated not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. The purpose set forth by Ocean State Theatre Company, Inc. is to preserve the historic continuity of the Rhode Island landmark known as Theatre By The Sea and to pursue avenues of enrichment and education for the benefit of South County and the state of Rhode Island through live theatre.A leader in community banking, First Trade Union Bank was founded in 1987 by the Massachusetts Carpenters Combined Pension and Annuity Funds (The Funds). In 2006, the Empire State Carpenters' Pension Fund invested in the Bank as an equity partner. The bank is a growing institution that currently serves as the trusted advisor to a broad range of clients. Hard work, honesty, intelligence and integrity are the hallmarks of Marasco & Nesselbush. Their unwavering commitment is to quality legal work, attention to detail and extraordinary results. Their legal assistants and attorneys treat each client with dignity, respect, kindness and compassion, while they work vigorously to advocate and favorably resolve each case. When they accept a case, they strive for nothing short of extraordinary results for each client.Liberty Rentals has built a solid reputation and a faithful clientele by setting themselves apart from the competition by providing customers with the cleanest, best maintained party equipment available for rent. The company prides itself for its service, dependability, and equipment.