Emerald Coast Theatre Company Hosts La Vie En Rouge March 28

March 28, 2024 by SoWal Staff

Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) will host La Vie En Rouge, an inaugural signature event, on Thursday, March 28 from 6-9 p.m.

The non-profit theater company, located at 560 Grand Boulevard, Suite 200 in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin, will be transformed into a 19th-century Parisian cabaret, courtesy of décor sponsor, Clay 30A. The event will feature live performances, dazzling costumes, and a vibrant atmosphere inspired by the hit musical, Moulin Rouge.

Guests will be greeted upon arrival with a glass of champagne, courtesy of Vin’tij Food and Wine, before entering the elegant event space for cocktail hour, featuring cuisine by Tommy Bahama’s and The Ruby Slipper Café. Guests will be whisked into the Cabaret Lounge where they’ll sip on additional craft cocktails made with Distillery 98 and Campesino Rum, cold brews by Grayton Beer Company and Odd Pelican Beer Company, seltzer from 30A, and wine by Thompson 31Fifty, each poured into a commemorative glass, courtesy of Ocean Reef Vacation Rentals and Real Estate. Patrons will also have the opportunity to indulge in gourmet bites prepared by local chefs of Aja 30A, Back Beach Barbecue, Cabana Café, Harry T’s, Marrow Private Chefs, and Swiftly Catered.

From entry to exit, guests will be delighted with surprise pop-up performances from ECTC’s talented actors and staff, presented by Grand Boulevard at Sandestin and Cabana by The Seaside Style. There will also be an extensive silent auction, live music, dancing, and a special finale dessert performance prepared by Fleetwood Covington of Seagar’s Prime Steaks and Seafood. Guests will end the evening with coffee by Amavida Coffee paired with a special sweet treat from Butter Babe, courtesy of TPK Staffing Consultants.

“La Vie En Rouge is a spectacular way to support the performing arts at Emerald Coast Theatre Company,” said Anna Fisher, ECTC associate artistic director. “Come enjoy this sparkling soiree with all of your friends and favorite performers at ECTC.”

All funds raised through ticket sales, donations, and silent auction purchases will go directly to ECTC and their continued mission to enrich and entertain the Emerald Coast community through professional and educational theatre. Founded by Nathanael and Anna Fisher in 2012, ECTC was created as a place to inspire, educate, and empower the community and artists of all ages. Their goal is to achieve the highest level of cultural excellence through collaboration, productions, and educational programs that promote lifelong learning and provide excellent, professional theatre in the Emerald Coast Community.

Emerald Coast Theatre Company would like to thank the local businesses and individuals for sponsoring the anniversary event, including, Emerald Coast Magazine, Life Media, Own at the Beach, Poate/ Bonjeau Financial Group of Wells Fargo, Rose and Co., Scarlett Magazine,, VIP 30A Magazine, and VIP Destin Magazine.

Tickets are on sale for $150 per person and can be purchased online at There are also various sponsorship opportunities available for local businesses looking to get involved in the signature event. ECTC is also accepting silent auction donations as well. Those interested, please email to learn more.


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