Annual Wine Tasting and Dinner

Please join us at First Stage's 10th Annual Wine Tasting & Dinner
Saturday, November 2, 2019

The University Club of Milwaukee - Country Club
7401 North 43rd Street
Milwaukee, WI 53209

The special 10th Anniversary evening opens with an exclusive wine tasting and silent auction that leads to a 5-course dinner paired with exquisite wines. Guests will toast to 10 years of food and wine excellence as Chef David Magnasco re-imagines some of his favorite past culinary creations!

We invite you to raise a glass and say “Cheers to 10 Years” while supporting First Stage'smission of Transforming Lives through Theater.

All proceeds support First Stage.

Wine Tasting, Hors d’oeuvres and Silent Auction

Executive Chef David Magnasco re-imagine some of his favorite past culinary creations!

Cocktail Attire

Sponsorship Opportunities, Tables of 10, and Individual Tickets Available. 

  • per order $2,500.00
  • per order $1,000.00
  • per order $500.00
  • per ticket $225.00

Space is limited. Must be at least 21 years of age to attend.

For more information, please contact Gena Fischer-Kilian at or (414) 267-2935

Kathleen Dohearty Penniston & Scott Penniston

Bob Arzbaecher, Secily Clason, Dave Greco, John Grunau, Adrienne Grunau, David Magnasco, Melissa Nelsen, Corrie Prunuske, Kristin Severson, Marcy Stanczyk

Premier Sponsor
Johnson Controls, Inc.

Table Sponsors
Amy and Bob Arzbaecher
Associated Bank
The Chef's Table
Patrick Horne - CLU, ChFC, CASL, CLTC
Kathleen Dohearty Penniston & Scott Penniston