Here’s a festive opportunity to enjoy some newfangled song-and-dance routines with the friends, funders and folks of the Passage Theatre Company. On Saturday, February 29th at 5:30 p.m. at the Trenton Country Club (201 Sullivan Way), Passage Theatre will honor Judith Wooldridge, President of the Board, a long-serving board officer who has helped the theatre company achieve the success it enjoys today. PNC Bank will also be honored for its generous contribution to the theatre’s mission and the Trenton community at large. Last minute tickets may be purchased for $125.00 per person here: Get Tickets.

Attendees are asked to dress in festive attire, but please know that the Club strictly prohibits wearing any denim material. The fun is as follows:

  • 5:30 p.m. Silent Auction, Cocktails & Hors d’Oeuvres
  • 6:30 p.m. Buffet
  • 7:30 p.m. Entertainment & Honorees’ Acknowledgements
  • Featuring: SJ Hannah and David Joel Rivera
  • 9:00 p.m. Desserts, Tea & Coffee

Judith Wooldridge – a passionate theatre-goer since her early years – has been coming to Passage Theatre for 15 years, has been a board member for 8 years and President of the board for nearly 4 years. During her Presidency, she has led the search for a new Artistic Director, the development of a new strategic plan, the streamlining and growth of the board and the growth of the annual budget which has supported increased programming and a larger staff. Before she joined the board, she had a 40-year career as a health policy researcher and senior vice-president at Mathematica.

PNC Bank, National Association, is a member of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. PNC is one of the largest diversified financial services institutions in the United States, organized around its customers and communities for strong relationships and local delivery of retail and business banking including a full range of lending products; specialized services for corporations and government entities, including corporate banking, real estate finance and asset-based lending; wealth management and asset management.

Your evening’s musical hosts will include some amazing performers. SJ Hannah (starred in Dauphin Island, 2019) and David Joel Rivera (starred in The Real Life Adventures of Jimmy De Las Rosas, 2018) will proffer their musical theatre skills along with accompanist Nicholas Place as they sing 20th Century standards from George and Ira Gershwin, Irvin Berlin and Duke Ellington and more! We’re told one might see Ryanne and Damion onstage singing along with the hosts!

During the Silent Auction, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres, the Aaron Graves’ trio will provide the background music. This talented musician and his trio will perform classic Jazz music of the 20th Century and more.