Songs to Make You Smile: A Virtual Encore
a Virtual Encore benefiting:
Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
Old Creamery Theatre
Theatre Cedar Rapids
Saturday, May 23rd at 7:30 PM
A YouTube Live Premiere Event
Because of the success of our first show and an overwhelming number of requests for an encore performance, we are proud to present...Songs to Make You Smile: A Virtual Encore!
The times may be uncertain, but the power of the arts to inspire and uplift is constant. Join us as we come together - virtually - and celebrate our incredible local theatre community.
Click the link below to access the Live Premiere!
At 7:30pm, a live 2 minute countdown will start. If you do not see the countdown, refresh your device. When the countdown starts, you may then use your mobile device to cast the concert to your TV or Chromecast, as you would with any ordinary YouTube video.
Although it is a Live Premiere, you will still be able to rewind if you are running late or need a snack.
Our first online event - held Friday, April 3rd - brought together 54 artists and raised over $17,000 for our local theatre community. Hundreds tuned in live to watch and thousands have viewed it since. The May 23rd event will feature even MORE of your favorite Corridor artists and a line-up of songs and sketches that will have you grinning from ear to ear.
If you are able, please consider making a $5 donation (or more!) to support your neighborhood theatres. Then, on the night of the show, head to the Facebook page of any participating theatre to access the live YouTube stream. If you make a donation, you'll be emailed a link directly on the day of the show!
All donations are fully tax-deductible and will be split evenly across participating organizations. In exchange, you can watch the heartwarming, soul-stirring Virtual Encore!
*If you have any issues with the donation website or prefer to donate over the phone, please call 573.353.8094.*
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!