Join Us for the Milestone Birthday Celebration for the
Broadway & Film Star of Jesus Christ Superstar
Ted Neeley’s Birthday Bash!
September 20, 2023
For a list of benefits for each ticket option, click here.
To read a message from Ted Neeley, click here.
Can’t make it but still want to honor Ted from near or far? Click here.
For exclusive hotel discounts, click here.
Wednesday, September 20
Join us for the Actual Day!
Celebrate the incomparable talent and spirit of the Broadway and film star of Jesus Christ Superstar and support his “home theatre” through Covid recovery. Be the first friends to ring in Ted’s special day (Sept 20). Proceeds benefit Rubicon Theatre and tickets start at a donation level of $70. Options include VIP events, private dinners, screenings, opportunities to provide a message on the big screen (written or recorded), and more.
5:00 p.m. Photos Downstairs for Premium Ticket Holders with Dinner Reservations*
5:30 p.m. 3-Course Private Dinner with Ted
6:45 p.m. Candles, Cake and Singing
7:00 p.m. Unveiling of Plans for the New “Ted Neeley Balcony”
7:15 p.m. Film Screening Feature Presentation Introduced by Ted
10:00 p.m. Post-Show VIP Reception*
Ticket Packages, Benefits and Price Levels
TICKETS: $70 Donation
1 Reserved Seat for Film Screening with Ted Introducing the Film
VIP PACKAGE: $175 Donation
All of the Above, plus
90-Minute Meet-and-Greet in the Lobby with Ted (Limited to 30)
1 Signed 8” x 10” from the film
1 Complimentary Commemorative “Ted’s 80th Birthday Bash” Signed Poster
PREMIUM PLUS PACKAGE: $400 Donation
Private Dinner with Ted (Limited to 30) in The Rose Room
Premium Plus Package includes Seating at the 12-Person “Last Supper” Ted and Carl Table
Your Name Rolling on Birthday Reel Played Before Film Screening
(in Alphabetical Order by Gift Level)
Photo Opportunity with Ted in Front of Step-and-Repeat
1 Premium Package Laminated Pass (allows entry/exit from Rose Room)
SUPERSTAR PACKAGE: $1,000 Donation
(2 Available each night)
1 Seat Next to Ted for the Film Screening
1 Seat Next to Ted at the at the 12 Person “Last Supper” Ted & Carl Table
To learn more, click HERE.
+The Ted and Carl Table will be located in front of a mural of Ted and Carl and other Broadway and cabaret stars who have appeared at Rubicon, including Joel Grey, Liza Minnelli, Ann Hampton Callaway, Amanda McBroom, Lillias White, Jennifer Leigh Warren and many others!
ADDITIONAL WAYS TO SUPPORT AND SEND YOUR BIRTHDAY LOVE
(FROM NEAR OR FAR!)
Program Listing for Season: Any Amount
Make a donation of ANY amount in Ted’s honor and be listed under Tributes in Rubicon Theatre Company’s 25th Anniversary show programs for an entire year. Ted will receive a card letting him know you have contributed in his name.
BIRTHDAY REEL: $150 Donation
Your written message to Ted of up to 30 words will be a part of a montage Birthday Reel with music that will be played before the film is screened. (A DVD version will be sent to you as a keepsake with a personal written response/thank you from Ted.)
BIRTHDAY VIDEO: $300 Donation
Record a personal or family video message of 15-30 seconds to be edited into a montage and played for Ted and the celebrants just before the film is screened. (A DVD version will be sent to you as a keepsake with a personal video response/thank you from Ted.)
Exclusive Hotel Discounts
for Ted Neeley’s Big Birthday Bash!
Coming in from out of town to celebrate Ted’s Big Birthday Bash? To ensure your stay is as enjoyable as possible, we recommend that you stay with Hotel Amanzi!
Address: 298 S Chestnut St Ventura California 93001 US
With a stay at Amanzi Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection, you’ll be centrally located in Ventura, within a 10-minute walk of Ventura City Hall and Ventura Pier. This hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Ventura Botanical Gardens and 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from San Buenaventura Mission.
Make yourself at home in one of the 119 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Enjoy recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a fireplace in the lobby, and a vending machine.
A complimentary buffet breakfast is served on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.
Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.