Gala-webGail Siegel, WSU Performing Arts

PULLMAN, Wash. – Patrons will support the arts with a night of food, fun and frivolity when Washington State University Performing Arts hosts its second annual “A Midwinter Night’s Gala” fundraising event at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5, in Daggy Hall. Semiformal attire is suggested, but not required.

A social hour featuring a silent auction, raffle, cash wine bar and complimentary hearty hors d’oeuvres by Birch & Barley will be followed at 7:30 p.m. by improv comedy in Jones Theatre by WSU Nuthouse Alumni All-Stars, featuring Katie and Jake Michels with James Katica and Anchorage-based improv troupe Urban Yeti.

Tickets are $35 per person and may be purchased in advance online at as well as locally at the Brelsford WSU Visitor Center in Pullman (cash or check only) and at BookPeople of Moscow, Idaho. Additional fees apply to online sales. Same-day tickets will be available at the visitor center until 5 p.m.

Proceeds will support WSU Performing Arts ( programming and outreach, allowing it to continue to bring extraordinary performances to the Palouse at affordable prices.
Gail Siegel, WSU Performing Arts, 509-335-8522,