Perseverance Theatre artistic director and founder Molly Smith will be honored at farewell party from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday at The Penthouse.
The party for Smith and actress Suzanne Drapeaux is also a benefit for the theater, and the suggested donation is $20.
A dance performance with Shari Kochman and Ryan Spady, a set of songs featuring Julie Rehfeld and Rory Stitt, and songs from past shows will be part of the evening's entertainment. Friends and collaborators' of Smith will share stories, memories and tributes. There will be a silent auction, hors d'oeuvres, and a no-host bar.
The event is open to the entire community. Tickets are available at Perseverance and at the door. The Penthouse is in the Senate Building in downtown Juneau.