Best of the Main Line 2015 - West Chester Studio for the Performing Arts

WCStudio Inaugural Children’s Gala

WCStudio Inaugural Children's Gala 2018

Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 1 to 4 pm

West Chester Studio for the Performing Arts is holding their inaugural children’s gala on March 17, 2018 from 1 to 4pm at Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center. We are a non-profit organization working to bring performing arts to the area youth. Our goal is to raise funds to enhance the children’s performance program while helping keep the tuition affordable for our families.

Fun for the whole family!
The WC Studio Inaugural Gala will include performances by the Professional Youth Program, Uptown Singers, West Chester Studio Singers, Broadway Kids Cabaret and Broadway Kiddos. In addition, guests are invited to enjoy a reception and silent auction while their children attend theatre games hosted by our professional theatre staff.


Bronze Sponsors:

Citadel Bank
The Griesser Group
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☆☆☆ Sponsors:


Hawkins Tech


Lisa M. Fusco
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services | Fox & Roach Realtors

Family Sponsors:



Silent Auction


  • Air Ventures Hot Air Balloon Flights,
    in conjunction with the West Chester Lions Club
  • American Girl
  • American Helicopter Museum & Education Center
  • Arden Theatre Company
  • Asuka Chinese & Japanese Cuisine
  • Bally Vae Farm
  • Blink
  • Brandywine River Museum of Art
  • Broad Run Golfer’s Club
  • Calista Salon & Spa
  • Carousel Ballroom
  • Carrabba’s Italian Grill (West Chester)
  • Chaddsford Winery
  • Christine Prouty, Actor and Model
  • Confidance® Workshop by Nora Fitzgerald
  • Couch Tomato
  • Crayola Experience
  • DARE: Dave’s Automotive Repair Enterprises
  • Definitely Dance
  • Delaware Museum of Natural History
  • Diane Matthews School of Dance Arts
  • Domino’s Pizza (West Chester)
  • Escape West Chester
  • Expressions Model and Talent Agency
  • FitnessMania
  • Galer Estate Vineyard & Winery
  • Grand Opera House
  • Holly’s Piano & Voice Lessons
  • Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant


  • Josie Maran Cosmetics
  • La Difference Salon & Day Spa
  • Limoncello Ristorante
  • Massage Envy (West Chester)
  • Matlack Florist
  • Melanie Forchetti,
    Casting Director for Mike Lemon Casting
  • Melissa Brun, Cellist
  • Mike’s Pizza Shoppe
  • Nicholas Anthony Salon & Day Spa
  • Oasis Family Fun Center
  • Outback Steakhouse (Frazer)
  • Panera Bread
  • Paul Monte Photography
  • People’s Light
  • Philadelphia Phillies
  • Pietro’s Prime
  • Richard C. Nelson, DDS, PC:
    General & Family Dentistry
  • Sam Thlang’s Organic Charcoal Soaps for Men
  • Saskia Bankert, Actor and Model
  • Scott R. Smith, Voice Actor and Instructor
  • Smoothie King (West Chester)
  • Trisha Graybill:
    Meditation & Inspiration Coach, Author
  • United Sports
  • Wawa
  • West Chester Area YMCA
  • Wild Mantle
  • Wilmington Blue Rocks Professional Baseball Club
  • Wings to Go (West Chester)

Sample Silent Auction Donations:

  • Wine tasting for four at Chaddsford Winery
  • Wine tasting for four at Galer Estate Vineyard & Winery
  • American Girl 18” doll
  • Massage at Nicholas Anthony Salon & Day Spa
  • Four rounds of golf at Broad Run Golfer’s Club
  • Gift card for a private voiceover lesson, karaoke microphone, gift card for Amazon Audible, and more from Scott R. Smith, Voice Actor and Instructor
  • Tickets for four participants to the escape room of their choice at Escape West Chester
  • “Couple’s Dance Package” with four evenings of beginner ballroom and Latin dance group lessons plus a Friday Beginner Dance Practice from Carousel Ballroom


  • Four tickets to a Wilmington Blue Rocks game
  • Two acting audition prep lessons with professional actor Saskia Bankert — plus a bonus lesson for the winner and a friend with professional actor Christine Prouty
  • Full car detail at DARE: Dave’s Automotive Repair Enterprises
  • One headshot session from Paul Monte Photography
  • A hot air balloon ride for two with a champagne toast, plus four tickets to the Chester County Balloon Festival and souvenir balloon artwork
  • Three-month family “Gift of Health” membership from the West Chester Area YMCA
  • Two vocal or piano lessons at Holly’s Piano & Voice Lessons
  • One week of Action or Pee Wee Day Camp at United Sports



  • America’s Pie
  • BJ’s Wholesale Club
  • Cakes and Candies by Maryellen
  • Chili’s
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill
  • Colonial Village Meat Market
  • Cuzino’s Pizza & Pasta by Nino’s
  • Giant Food Stores
  • Goshen Beverage
  • Jersey Mike’s Subs
  • John Serock Catering


  • Olive Garden
  • Philly Pretzel Factory
  • Pizza Peddler
  • Romano’s Pizzeria & Italian Kitchen
  • Spaz Beverage
  • Three Crazy Ladies
  • Wawa
  • Wegmans
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Yori’s Church Street Bakery

Please contact us at if you would like to support children’s theater educational programs by becoming a Gala sponsor (opportunities range from $100 to $5,000).

Support our rising stars and our growing education program at
Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center.