Returning for the fourth year (after a hiatus for Covid-19), Mildred’s Umbrella (MU) is teaming up with Rudyard’s British Pub for ‘Women Rock’, a fundraiser in aid of the company’s 2022-2023 season. theater. The benefit concert will feature local girl groups, comedians, burlesque acts, solo performers, a silent auction, and food and drink to purchase from Rudyard’s menu.
The party will be PROM themed, so dress up if you wish! We’ll be crowning the “Prom King and Queen” later tonight!
The silent auction will include several theater packages, a Houston Museum of Natural Science membership, a fitness and spa package, jewelry, art and many other fun options.
Back for the 2022 concert: QUINN THE BRAIN, and new this year are PINKIE PROMISE and LORENA LEIGH. Bands and other bands are led by women, ranging from newbies to veterans of the Houston music scene. Comedians Timely Rain (also a host) and Taylor Needham will be featured, along with DJ Ximone.
Funds raised from the evening will support MU theater productions that promote emerging and established female playwrights and directors from around the world.
The fourth annual “Women Rock” benefit concert will take place at Rudyard’s British Pub on Friday, June 24 from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and entertainment will begin at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are available in advance for $15, and at the door for $20. Pre-sale tickets are available online at www.mildredsumbrella.com. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information call 832-463-0409 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.