In the middle of the night, Eliot Pryne, aging professor of Shakespeare, is packing what he thinks is a suitcase to leave what he thinks is a hotel, all the while struggling with his three daughters and the fading light of his mind. Heartwarming, and compassionate, this rich dramatic comedy is about living and dying, and the strangely comedic value of both.
The 2017 Mad Hatter's Ball is the signature fundraising event for the Boys and Girls Club Services of Greater Victoria. The goal for this event is to raise $65,000 to help us continue the successful “Raising the Grade” program. The whimsical theme of “Through the Looking Glass” will include dancing with the Timebenders as well as a gourmet meal, live and silent auctions and, of course, HATS.
Continuing the legacy of Helen Hughes’ Souper Bowls of Hope: Eat Soup, Have Fun, Keep the bowl. Come dine on delicious soup from the kitchens of Victoria’s most celebrated chefs, be inspired by the rhythms of the talented Vic High R&B Band, bid on incredible auction items or try your luck on the raffle prizes, and take home a beautifully hand- crafted bowl by local artisans. Be a Community Souper Hero and support Youth Empowerment Society serving Victoria’s Youth at Risk.