Press Release: For the Love of Pig Iron 2018: Let’s Make a Squeal!
Pig Iron Theatre Company will transform the historic Trocadero Theatre into game show paradise for Let’s Make a Squeal!, an evening of crazy contestants, deals behind doors, hot hosts, vowels, whammies, and zonks, all in the name of raising funds to support the company.
Let’s Make a Squeal! will be held at the Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street, on Friday, February 2nd, 2018. Doors open at7:00pm, show starts at 8:00pm. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door; $100 reserved seating tickets and $200 for VIP seating. For tickets or additional information, please call 215-425-1100 or visit www.pigiron.org.
The evening will include some of Philadelphia’s most entertaining performers as well as special guests from out of town. Acts include:
- TJ Kong
- Grace McLean
- Daniel de Jesus and the chorus from Pig Iron’s recent Fringe hit, A Period of Animate Existence
- Performers from the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts
- Dancers from Ballet X
- Johnny Showcase
- and more!
On hand, as usual, will be the 6’4” barker beauty herself, Miss Martha Graham Cracker, as well as our host, Quinn “Wink McChance” Bauriedel. They will be backed by The Wheelers and Squealers, led by Andrew Nelson, Ned Sonstein, Rich Hill, and Victor Fiorillo.
But that’s not all! Live and silent auctions will go all night. Enormous prizes will be live-auctioned during the show by our host Quinn Bauriedel, including a private party for thirty at L’Etage serenaded by Martha Graham-Cracker, a trip to New York City to see the Tony award winning Dear Evan Hansen, dinner for 8 provided by James Beard finalist chef Joe Cicala, and a trip to Las Vegas to experience Magic Mike Live.
All proceeds go to the non-profit Pig Iron Theatre Company, Philadelphia’s rascally & world-renowned theatre troupe. Pig Iron combines the experimental, the whimsical, and the thought-provoking to create theatre that pushes your buttons and tickles your fancies.