Weathervane Theatre Celebrates Selection as a Shaw’s GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Program Beneficiary

Weathervane Theatre Celebrates Selection as a Shaw’s GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS  Program Beneficiary

WHITEFIELD, NH - February 24, 2020 -Weathervane Theatre has been selected as a beneficiary of the Shaw's GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Program for the month of March. The Shaw's GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Program, which launched in April 2019, is a reusable bag program that facilitates community support with the goal to make a difference in the communities where shoppers live and work. Weathervane Theatre was selected as the March beneficiary of the program by store leadership at the Shaw's located at 199 Main Street, Lancaster, NH. Weathervane Theatre will receive a $1 donation every time the $2.50 reusable GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Bag is purchased at this location during March, unless otherwise directed by the customer through the Giving Tag attached to the bag.

“Beyond the Weathervane’s commitment to quality professional theatre, it has also served as a major community builder and economic engine for the North Country” said Producing Artistic Director Ethan Paulini “With generosity of companies like Shaws and their GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS program, not only do we receive vital financial support, but we continue necessary partnerships with businesses in the area. I am so grateful for this opportunity as we gear up for what will be our best and most thrilling season yet.”

The Weathervane Theatre was founded in 1965 by Gibbs Murray and the late Tom Haas and is under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Ethan Paulini. For over half a century, it has presented high quality professional productions of plays and musicals. One of the few remaining alternating rep companies in the United States, the Weathervane is recognized as a historical institution nationwide, boasting among its alumni Elizabeth Stanley, Tally Sessions, four-time Tony nominee Judy Kuhn and recent Tony Award Winner Ari’el Stachel. Weathervane’s 55th season will run July 3 - October 11, 2020 and will present 10 mainstage productions including Hello Dolly!, The Addams Family, Kinky Boots, Little Shop of Horrors, and more. Ticketing information available at weathervanetheatre.org

Weathervane can be found on Facebook at /weathervanetheatre and all other social media platforms @weathervanenh. For more information on the Shaw's GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Program, visit shaws.bags4mycause.com