Uptown Theatre Honors 2016

Photo of the audience during the 2015 Comedy Festival

Uptown Theatre Honors 2016

The 2nd Annual Uptown Theatre Honors will take place Saturday, September. 17, at 8 p.m.  A wine-and-appetizer reception begins at 7 p.m.   The event will honor Jay Gunn, Hugh Lifson, Dick Peters, Don and Judy Stine and Laura Werkman, and will include tribute speeches, live musical numbers, and much more.

“This community owes a lot to those people who have tirelessly contributed to Mount Vernon and Lisbon’s quality of life through their work in the performing and visual arts,” said Trude Elliott, spokesperson for the group. “These are the people that continually make our community a great place to live, work and visit, and with this event we hope to thank all of them for their good work.”

A limited number of $20 tickets for the event are available through a special reservation line set up for the event. To reserve tickets, patrons are asked to call (319) 535-2030. 

This event is being organized with the help and support of the First Street Community Center and the A-Go-Go Fundraising Team., and is sponsored in part by the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group.

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Sep 17 2016


8:00 pm - 8:00 pm




First Street Community Center Uptown Theatre - Mount Vernon, Iowa
221 First Street NE


Rick and Trude Elliott