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Folly Theater – Eat, Drink & Be Jolly for the Folly!

The fifth annual Eat, Drink & Be Jolly for the Folly! was held at the lovely Hyde Park home of Brian Williams, Folly Theater. The garden party featured summery cocktails, delicious picnic fare from Annie’s Catering, and fresh floral arrangements from Gregory’s Fine Florals. Proceeds support the Folly Theater’s general operations, jazz series, and kids’ series.

Michael Seck, Linda Bowlen, Folly Theater; Alexandra Stauffer, Julie Miller, and Sharon Mossman

 

James Maiden, Folly Theater; and Drew Elliott

 

Heather and Doug Richards

 

Shay Elder, Jayne Siemens, board member; Danny Clinkscale, and Stacy Purvis, board member

Also featured in the July 20, 2019 issue of The Independent

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