Pre-Show Dinner: The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

March 9
5:30 PM


The Florence and Ward Beecher Box Office is open
Monday to Friday: 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday & Sunday closed

Contact: 330-259-0555

Pre-Show Dinner

Enjoy a Southern Style Dinner Before The Gershwins' Porgy & Bess. Dinner will take place in the Jeanne D. Tyler Grand Ballroom at Stambaugh Auditorium at 5:30pm. The buffet dinner, provided by Chrystal’s Catering, includes butter crackers topped with Pimento cheese spread, handmade coleslaw, slow-cooked lima beans, creamy grits, crispy fried okra, country fried steak, a shrimp boil, and homemade cornbread. Dessert will feature handmade peach cobbler with freshly whipped cream and coffee. An open bar is included.


For most events, the exterior doors will open one hour prior to the scheduled event start time.
The Elevator is located in the south west corner just inside the ADA / Garden Entrance on the left.
Restrooms may be found on all levels. Accessible (ADA) restrooms may be found off of the ground floor (Ballroom) lobby & across from the elevator on the balcony/third level.