Our 2024 Bond-Inspired Gala

Our 2024 Bond-Inspired Gala: Shaken, Not Stirred

Addison, TX - February 22, 2024 - WaterTower Theatre is thrilled to announce its highly anticipated annual gala, set to take place on Saturday, March 9, 2024 on the Addison Conference Centre Terry Martin Mainstage. Embracing the spirit of James Bond with a twist, this year's event promises to be an unforgettable evening of entertainment, elegance, and excitement.

Breaking from tradition, the 2024 gala transforms into an immersive party, featuring a spectacular concert showcasing some of Dallas' most remarkable performers. DFW favorite artists including Presley Duyck, Peter DiCesare and Feleceia Wilson will grace the stage singing musical hits from the Bond catalog, accompanied by popular local musician Bill Shafer.

Adding to the allure of the event, specialty cocktails highlighting Angels Envy will be served with tableside concierge service for VIP guests and sponsors.

Producing Artistic Director Shane Peterman expresses his enthusiasm for this year's unique approach saying, "For the past few years, our galas have turned into beautiful celebrations of professional theater in North Texas. Our guests know what it's like to experience an incredible party hosted by our team at WaterTower. This year, we're going to shake things up and celebrate in style – think Bond, think glamor, and get ready for an extraordinary night."

Tables and sponsorships for the event are available, offering individuals and businesses the opportunity to support the arts while enjoying an unforgettable evening. Guests are also invited to stay for Sassy Galore’s After Party, hosted by Ginger Lane, where the celebration continues with dancing and a DJ.

For more information and to secure your spot at Shaken, Not Stirred, visit WTTGala.com. Don't miss this chance to be part of a night that promises to be the talk of the town and a highlight on Dallas' social calendar.

About WaterTower Theatre:

Founded in 1996, WaterTower Theatre (WTT) is one of Texas' leading professional theatre companies and one of the flagship arts institutions in North Texas, having played an important role as a leader in developing new talent and encouraging the growth of the DFW artistic community through its commitment to hiring local artists. In March 2019, Shane Peterman joined WTT in his current leadership position as Producing Artistic Director.

WaterTower Theatre is consistently recognized for its artistic excellence by the Dallas Theatre League, DFW

Theatre Critics Forum, The Dallas Morning News, The Dallas Observer, D Magazine, The Column, and The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, among others. WaterTower Theatre has a subscription base of more than 600 subscribers and serves an audience of over 24,000 patrons annually.

WaterTower Theatre is 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, that relies on its ticket income and generous donations from individuals, corporations, foundations, and government organizations to produce world-class live professional theatre and to offer community engagement and arts education programs. WaterTower Theatre gratefully acknowledges the support of the Town of Addison, The Texas Instruments Foundation, The Shubert

Foundation, TACA, Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. WaterTower Theatre’s current 2023 -2024 season is also supported, in part, through the generosity of its many civic, corporate, and foundation donors including AMLI Residential Addison, evolv, Oncor, and individual donors Stan Graner and Jim McBride, Phillip and Janeva Longacre, Kathy Messina and Gary Goodwin, Janiece and Jimmy Niemann, Karol Omlor, Timothy P. Horan, Dr. Joseph Luttmer, Linda Leigh Grigsby, Ralph Weber, Jay Langhurst, Deborah and Craig Sutton, Anita and Tom Braun, and Rosalind and Mervyn Benjet.

Note: All details including performers, sponsors, and schedule are subject to change.