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Red, Hot & Soul - Naughty But Nice

"Sometimes you have to be a little bit naughty!"

- Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical

Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 6 p.m.
The Topfer and Bobbi Pavilion at ZACH Theatre

Cocktails | Dinner | Entertainment | Auction | Happiest Ever After Party

Attire: Black Tie
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Honoring Mindy Ellmer and Brian McCall
Benefiting ZACH Theatre's Artistic and Education Programs

View our sponsorship guide for opportunities and benefits.

Purchase above or contact Cathleen Berdan at or 512-476-0594 x260.

Individual tickets to be released at a later date based on availability.

Saturday, May 4, 2019
9 p.m. - Late
The Topfer at ZACH Theatre

Open Bar | Bites | DJ | Dancing

Experience ZACH Theatre's notorious Red, Hot & Soul event, after hours! Gather your friends, dress up, and join us for an evening of glittering guilty pleasures as you dance the night away on the Karen Kuykendall Stage.

Event Committee

Honorary Chair

Bobbi Topfer


Dan Jackson III and M. Jeremy Guiberteau, MD


Donn Gauger
Cindy Greenwood
Maria Groten
Wendy Harvey
David Kurio
Mary Herr Tally
Kathy Taylor
Jessica Weaver

Naming Sponsors

Naughty But Nice Presenting Sponsor

Seriff Productions

Performing Arts School Spotlight Sponsor

Red, Hot & Soul Entertainment Sponsor

Dan Jackson III and M. Jeremy Guiberteau, MD | Mary and Rusty Tally

Red, Hot & Soul Pre-Professional Company Performance Sponsor

Cindy and John Greenwood | Kathy and Randy Taylor

Red, Hot & Soul Artistic Design Sponsor

Harriet O'Neill and Kerry Cammack | Karen and Karl Rove | Tom Terkel

Red, Hot & Soul Production Crew Sponsor

Annette Renaud

Dinner Sponsor

Mignon McGarry | Nelda Trevino

Bar Sponsor

Mindy Ellmer and Charlie Geren

Dream Video Sponsor

Brian McCall

After Party Sponsor

Maria and Eric Groten

Photography Sponsor

Independence Title

Valet Parking Sponsor

Central Market

Tables and Duos

Red Table Sponsors

Bobbi and Mort Topfer

Hot Table Sponsors

Richard Hartgrove and Gary Cooper

Soul Table Sponsors

Julie and Adrian Acevedo | Lynn and Louis Renaud
Joann Dalrymple and Regan Ellmer | Laura Merritt and J.P. Kloninger
Marisela and Alfred Herrera
Kathy Hutto and Allen Beinke | Lisa and Bob Kaufman
Inman Foundation
Shanny Lott | Bettye and Bill Nowlin | Jan and Gary Pickle
Debbie and Chris Lowe
Lana Macrum and Jeffrey Craig
The Melansons and Friends
Emily and Tony Nelan
Texas State University System Foundation
Jessica and Greg Weaver
Stacey and Mitchell Zoll

Naughty But Nice Duos

Faye Chandler | Donna Clay
Larry Connelly and Ram Rangel
Maxx Judd and Donn Gauger
Forrest Preece and Linda Ball
Chari and Adam Schramek
Billy and John Wilkinson

In-Kind Sponsors

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Funds raised at Red, Hot & Soul help support ZACH's educational programming including Theatre for Families, ZACH's Pre-Professional Company, Acting Conservatory, Arts Across the Curriculum, Sensory Friendly Performances, and our SAFE partnership.

ZACH's education programs reach over 55,000 children and students annually, welcoming all of Austin's children and schools to attend performances, classes, and camps, even if they can't afford tickets or tuition.


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ZACH Theatre
Questions? Contact Cathleen Berdan, Associate Director of Development.


202 South Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

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