Media Advisory: "Annie," Produced by Pleasure Guild of Nationwide Childrens Hospital, to Run This Weekend

March 7, 2008

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHAT: 
Produced by Pleasure Guild of Nationwide Childrens Hospital, Annie will run Friday, March 7 through Sunday, March 9 at the Palace Theatre, and benefits the Hospice and Palliative Care Program at Nationwide Childrens

WHEN:  
7 p.m. Friday, March 7
2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, March 8
2 p.m. Sunday, March 9

WHERE: 
Palace Theatre
34 W. Broad St.
Columbus, OH

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 
Produced by Pleasure Guild of Nationwide Childrens Hospital, Annie will run Friday, March 7 through Sunday, March 9 at the Palace Theatre, and benefits the Hospice and Palliative Care Program at Nationwide Childrens. Tickets are $15 for mezzanine seating, $20 for orchestra/loge seating and can be purchased via the CAPA ticket office at (614) 469-0939 or Ticketmaster outlets at (614) 431-3600 (www.ticketmaster.com). 

Pleasure Guild, an organization of women committed to raising funds for Nationwide Childrens Hospital, traces its roots back to the hospitals beginnings. Since 1958, Pleasure Guilds principal fundraiser has been an annual childrens play. Members handle all aspects of production from auditions and ticket sales, to costume and set work. Pleasure Guild has raised over $3 million for the children of Nationwide Childrens, and in recent years, its Hospice and Palliative Care Program.

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CONTACT AT EVENT:
Katelyn Burkholder/Niki Shafer
Nationwide Childrens Hospital Foundation
Cell: (614) 406-1286 / (614) 296-9959

About Nationwide Children's Hospital

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-18 list of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric healthcare systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of nearly 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.4 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded freestanding pediatric research facilities. More information is available at NationwideChildrens.org.