Jayhawk Theatre to host 2nd annual Rocky Horror fundraiser

(KSNT Photo/Brian Dulle)

TOPEKA (KSNT) – The Rocky Horror Picture Show lovers break out your costumes — this weekend, the historic Jayhawk State Theatre of Kansas will present their second annual
screening of the film.

Tickets are available to this one-of-a-kind northeast Kansas experience. Movie showings this Friday & Saturday October 23 and 24, 7 p.m. and midnight. This event is a fundraiser for the theatre, all proceeds go towards restoration efforts.

Celebrating its 40th anniversary, The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a fully interactive experience and audience participation is actively encouraged. The Jayhawk Theatre will have free prop bags and is hosting a costume contest for those dedicated fans who come dressed as their favorite character.

Get your tickets today $25. Space is limited. Tickets can be purchased online on the events page at www.jayhawktheatre.org, or call (785) 233-4295. All proceeds from ticket sales, event t-shirts, and concessions goes towards the restoration of the theatre. Be sure to bring your lawn chairs.

This event is possible with the generous support of event sponsors Visit Topeka, Architect One, and Advisors Excel. If your business would like to sponsor current or future events contact the theatre today.

More information about upcoming event visit jayhawktheatre.org!  The Jayhawk Theatre is located downtown at 720 SW Jackson St. Topeka, KS 66603.

About The Rocky Horror Picture Show The Rocky Horror Picture Show was first released in 1975, the film is a parody of B-movie, science fiction and horror films of the late 1940s through early 1970s. Director Jim Sharman collaborated on the screenplay with Richard O’Brien, who wrote both the original book and lyrics. The film introduced Tim Curry, as the infamous Frank N. Furter, and features Susan Sarandon and Barry Bostwick.

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