Outdoor Event

Friday, September 11, 2020, 8:30 PM

Love Inspired featuring Laura Benedict

Laura Benedict has graced the many stages of rock and pop for more than 40 years. She is one of the most sought after singers in Austin performing with several bands (Rotel and the Hot Tomatoes and Jumpstart) while also performing on the stage at Zach Theater in professional productions. Some of the high lights of her career have been being nominated for a B. Iden Payne Award for her work in Beehive’s Rockin Christmas at Zach, performing as a guest artist twice at the White House for then president George W Bush, being inducted into the Iowa Rock N Roll hall of fame, performing at Republican conventions in both New York and Philadelphia, opening shows for the Neville Brothers, The Pointer Sisters and the Oak Ridge Boys to name a few, being a featured singer on Walt Disney Records, being nominated for a Grammy award for her work on the recording of “Bugs Life Sing-Along” and being the featured voice in the long running radio and TV jingle for ThunderCloud Subs. Laura is a truly gifted singer, actress and all around amazing performer. In her cabaret she will be performing a wide range of songs from country, to swing, to R&B and ballads. Also featuring the talents of Jamie Hilboldt on keyboards (Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, Archie Bell and the Drells, The Funk Brothers), Lannie Hilboldt on bass (The Drifters, The Chiffons and Chris Montez) and Kevin Hall on drums (Hal Ketchum, Omar and the Howlers)

This event will be outdoors in the area behind the Palace. We will have chairs set up but you are welcome to bring your own. You are also able to bring your own snacks and drinks. The event will be general admission, but we will continue to socially distance groups.

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Parking Lot Outdoor Theatre

Friday, Sept 25th at 8:30 pm

A Night of Soul and R&B featuring Roderick Sanford

Come enjoy live music under the stars!!!

Bring your own refreshments and chairs if you like. We will have chairs available as well. All seating will follow current social distancing criteria.

Enter the parking lot on foot via 8th Street or 9th Street. We will have ushers to escort you to your seat. The musicians will be blocking the Rock Street entrance.

Roderick Sanford has a voice that makes the women swoon and the men wish they were him! When this man sings the foundation rumbles. Roderick has been a featured performer around the Austin area for many years. If you frequent the theater you have probably seen him in a production at either Zach Theater or the Palace Theater. Roderick has performed in such productions as Rocking Christmas, It Ain’t Nothing But Blues, Five Guys Named Moe, The Gospel at Colonus, Little Shop of Horrors, The Full Monty, Blues In The Night and DreamGirls to name just a few. Roderick has also been the singer and front person for the very popular show band the Atlantics for many years. Singing songs from Stevie Wonder to Sinatra this show promises to be a wonderful night of music! Also featuring the talents of Jamie Hilboldt on keyboards (Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, Archie Bell and the Drells, The Funk Brothers), Lannie Hilboldt on bass (The Drifters, The Chiffons and Chris Montez) and Kevin Hall on drums (Hal Ketchum, Omar and the Howlers, Archie Bell and the Drells).

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Ticketing Policies:

Refund Policy: Refunds will be made in full in case of a cancelled performance. No other refunds will be made.

Ticket Exchange Policy: For a fee of $5, date exchanges for the same production may be made online from the link your confirmation email up to 24 hours prior to show time or by phone during business hours ONLY Mon-Fri 10 a.m to 4 p.m.  After that time no exchanges or rain checks can be made.  

Mobility Impaired Seating: If you need wheelchair, walker or ADA seating, please contact the box office M-F 10a -4p at 512-869-7469x1.


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