THE EVENT

ROCK THE PLAZA

A fundraising concert to help save Palm Springs’ historic Plaza Theatre

Friday, November 11, 2022 • 8PM

Plaza Theatre • Palm Springs

THE PALM SPRINGS ALL-STARS & SPECIAL GUESTS

Palm Springs residents Spike Edney, tour Musical Director and keyboardist for legendary rock band Queen, Brian Ray, lead, rhythm, bass guitarist with Paul McCartney, and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Drummer Matt Sorum (Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver, The Cult) are joining forces to produce a spectacular benefit show featuring a stellar line-up of musicians and some rockstar friends.

Lineup as of 9/14/22

ALICE COOPER PAUL RODGERS (Free, Bad Company)
JOSH HOMME  (Queens of the Stone Age) ORIANTHI (Michael Jackson, Steve Vai, Alice Cooper)
BRIAN RAY   Musical Director/Guitar (Paul McCartney) SPIKE EDNEY Musical Director/Keys (Queen)
MATT SORUM  Drums (Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver, The Cult) JON BUTTON Bass (The Who)
PETE THORN   Guitar (Chris Cornell, Melissa Etheridge, Don Henley) TEDDY ‘ZIG ZAG’ ANDREADIS
Keys (Guns N’ Roses, Slash, Carole King)

Hosted by

Chris Carter
Music Producer and SIRIUS XM DJ

BUY TICKETS NOW

FAN TICKETS

$175

per person

You love music. You love the arts. You love partying. You love to dance and don’t need much more than good music and a good cause! You are a fan and this show wouldn’t be the same without you!

• 1 show ticket for ROCK THE PLAZA concert.

• 1 ticket for the chance to win the ROCK THE PLAZA Celebrity Prize Drawing. The prize is an official, limited-edition ROCK THE PLAZA art poster, signed by the artist, Glen Wexler and the Palm Springs All-Stars and all special guests.

ICON DONOR PACKAGE

$3,500

per couple

(24 PACKAGES ONLY)
(Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.)

You give. You shine. People know you, or at least they want to. You’re adored, revered, and you might even have a huge social media following. You. Are. An. ICON. Or perhaps you aspire to be. Either way, you can be an ICON with this exclusive package!

The ICON package includes:

• Permanent recognition as a SAVE THE PLAZA THEATRE donor: 2 seats at the Plaza Theatre will be inscribed with your name on plaques located on the back of each seat.

• 2 center tickets for ROCK THE PLAZA concert.

• Access to the ROCK THE PLAZA pre-show, “Sponsors, Legends & Icons VIP Cocktail Party” at Oscar’s.

• 1 ticket for each of your guests for the chance to win the ROCK THE PLAZA Celebrity Prize Drawing. The prize is an official, limited-edition ROCK THE PLAZA art poster, signed by the artist, Glen Wexler and the Palm Springs All-Stars and all special guests.

SUPPORTING SPONSOR PACKAGE

$5,000

(Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.)

• Name recognition and logo in our souvenir brochure
• Your name on the ROCK THE PLAZA page, on the SAVE THE PLAZA THEATRE website, and in our event news release
• 1/2-page color advertisement in the souvenir brochure
• 4 centrally seated tickets for ROCK THE PLAZA concert
• 4 invitations to the ROCK THE PLAZA pre-show “Sponsors, Legends & Icons VIP Cocktail Party”
• 4 invitations to the ROCK THE PLAZA After-Show Party.

• An official ROCK THE PLAZA limited edition poster
• One ticket per guest for the chance to win the Celebrity Prize Drawing! The prize is an official, limited-edition ROCK THE PLAZA art poster, signed by the artist, Glen Wexler and the Palm Springs All-Stars and all special guests.

LEGENDS DONOR PACKAGE

$50,000

(3 PACKAGES ONLY)

(Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.)

Become a Plaza Legend! Your name (or that of your group) will be permanently recognized as a Plaza Theatre Founder

As a LEGEND, aka Plaza Theatre Founder Member (Value $25K)

• Your name prominently displayed at The Plaza Theatre.
• Invitations to all VIP Founder events.
• A special SAVE THE PLAZA THEATRE gift.
• Recognition at SAVE THE PLAZA THEATRE fundraising events.
• Recognition in fundraising marketing materials and invitations to theater events.

The LEGENDS package also includes:

• You, or a nominated friend or colleague, will be given the opportunity to perform with the Palm Springs All- Stars at the ROCK THE PLAZA benefit concert! If you sing, or play a musical instrument, this could be your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take the stage with rock legends.
• Permanent recognition as a SAVE THE PLAZA THEATRE donor: 2 seats at the Plaza Theatre will be inscribed with your name on plaques located on the back of each seat.
• 10 center front section tickets.
• 10 invitations to the ROCK THE PLAZA VIP pre-show “Sponsors, Legends & Icons VIP Cocktail Party” at Oscar’s.
• Access to the “Palm Springs All-Star After-Show Party” for you and your guests to mingle with the Palm Springs All-Stars
• 1 ticket for each of your guests for the chance to win the ROCK THE PLAZA Celebrity Prize Drawing.
• An official ROCK THE PLAZA limited edition poster, signed by the artist, Glen Wexler, and the Palm Springs All-Stars and special guests. 

Contact Kyle Verwers at kyleverwers@icloud.com or call 760-413-3222 if you are interested in buying this package. For further donor and sponsorship opportunities see below.

MARGARITAVILLE PACKAGE

Margaritaville Resort Palm Springs is the host resort for Rock the Plaza, offering a special rate for the event weekend. A perfect complement to Rock the Plaza, Margaritaville Resort Palm Springs combines the chic, mid-century Palm Springs aesthetic with Margaritaville’s casual-luxe island feel. Just minutes from downtown Palm Springs, the resort includes 398 rooms, island-inspired drinks and dining options, the soothing St. Somewhere Spa (Palm Springs’ largest resort spa), family-oriented programming, and more. To book your package, click the button below and enter code RTP for a discounted rate November 8 – 13, 2022.

ADDITIONAL SPONSORSHIP LEVELS ARE AVAILABLE

When you become a Rock the Plaza sponsor, you become a Plaza Theatre donor too! All Top-tier ticket and sponsorship packages come with Naming Rights. When purchasing one of these packages your name will be permanently displayed at the Plaza Theatre in recognition for your generous support. For further information, please click the button to view and download our sponsorship packages and full list of benefits, or contact Kyle Verwers at kyleverwers@icloud.com or call 760-413-3222.

SILENT AUCTION

Various musicians have donated items or experiences for a special Rock the Plaza online auction. Auction prizes include a signed Brian May “Red Special” guitar, a signed fan Adam Lambert uses on stage during Queen concerts, a guitar signed by Alice Cooper, signed go-go boots from Nancy Sinatra, two VIP tickets for a Barry Manilow show in Las Vegas, including dinner and a 2-night stay at the Westgate Resort, and much more.

Thank You to our Sponsors

LEAD SPONSORS

margaritaville
shagstore

SPONSORS IN KIND

We’d also like to thank the following for their support 

MiShell Modern and Jay Nailor
The Desert Sun www.desertsun.com
Tim Janssen

Auction Contributors:
Westgate Resorts
Paul & Cynthia Rodgers
Kelly Blakely
Nancy Sinatra
Brian May
Roger Taylor
Adam Lambert
Alice Cooper
Spike Edney
Kyle Verwers
Brian Ray
Dayna Steele
Dr. Charles Justiz
Bernt Bodal
Michelle Fox
Tim Hyde