Doug Booher
"IU Auditorium Programming"

All University Club members and their guests are welcome!

Date:  Wednesday, February 22, 2010
Time:  11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Location:  Presidents' Room

Cost:  Members: $14
Non-Members: $16

Reservations are required by Monday Noon, February 20!

This program was planned for you by the Luncheon Club

Featured Speaker is Doug Booher

Doug Booher
Speaking on "IU Auditorium Programming"



When times are tough, they're always toughest for the arts. Whether the attraction is a Broadway road show or a night at the opera, ticket sales all across America are sickly and so is philanthropic giving, while artist fees-the costs to book an act-climb higher every year.

Doug Booher is intimately familiar with the plight of the arts. As director of IU Auditorium, Booher knows that keeping his organization fiscally buoyant is as much a priority as booking Les Miz and considerably more challenging.

Booher, who also teaches in the Arts Administration program of the School of Public and Environmental Affairs, must be doing something right. Over the last two years, private funding of IU Auditorium is up by 10 percent. Facility use by community groups-a key measure of organizational vitality-has grown by 16 percent. And here's the real crowd-pleaser: despite rising expenses, the auditorium has managed to maintain the same ticket pricing model since 2001.





Menu

Spinach berry salad
Turkey breast with sherried mushrooms au jus
Brown rice pilaf, asparagus and mushrooms
or
Idaho Baker with mushroom artichoke ragu. Served with seasonal vegetable and roasted sweet red peppers
Grilled Angel Food Cake
Luncheon Rolls and Butter
Beverage Service: carafes of Iced Tea, Iced Water and Coffee Carafe


ON LINE Registration for the Wednesday February 22nd Luncheon

Cost: $14 for members and $16 for guests. If you make a reservation and do not attend and no cancellation was received by Monday Noon, February 20, 2012 the University Club will bill you for the meal. You may pre-pay by sending a check to the University Club or pay-at-the-door. Deadline for making a reservation is Monday Noon, February 20.

Name: 

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My Meal preference:  Turkey breast  Idaho Baker

First Guest's Name:    Turkey breast Idaho Baker

Second Guest's Name:    Turkey breastIdaho Baker

Third Guest's Name:  Turkey breastIdaho Baker

 


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