Fund a Student and Live Auction

Each guest will be provided with a bidder number on their program book and ticket to the Kristin Chenoweth performance when checking in at the Student Showcases. Once in the Concert Hall, simply raise your program book bidder number to make a gift at the various levels and to bid on the live auction packages below:


Item #1: Portrait Commission by Mark Landis:

9x12 custom portrait work of an image of your choice, in watercolor or acrylic

Market value: $1,200
Starting bid: $800

Courtesy of Colette Loll, Art Fraud Insights

Washington Nationals PNC Diamond Club

Item #2: Washington Nationals PNC Diamond Club VIP Experience for Four

You and three guests will have a VIP experience at a Washington Nationals game during the 2023 season in the PNC Diamond Club that includes food stations and non-alcoholic beverages. One parking pass is included.

Market value: $800
Starting bid: $600

Courtesy of Anne Bolger, Sandy Spring Bank

New York City Center

Item #3: New York City Center Experience for Two

The Encores! Season at New York City Center is a staple of New York's theater scene dedicated to presenting classic and rarely performed Broadway musicals in enhanced concert form. You and a guest will experience an invited dress rehearsal performance of one of this season's three productions:

The Light in the Piazza, starring Tony Award winner Ruthie Ann Mills
Dear World, starring Tony Award winner Donna Murphy, and

The tickets include roundtrip transportation on Amtrak. Valid performances are on select Tuesdays: The Light in the Piazza on January 31; Dear World on March 14; and Oliver! on May 2. Amtrak travel is on Northeast Regional trains and must be booked at least 60 days in advance. Hotel is not included.

Market value: $700
Starting bid: $400

Courtesy of Kimberly Macedo