Silent Action – Follies Affair

Here are the winners of these amazingly wonderful experiences and gifts:

Auction Winners

  • Grounds for Poetry: Billie Loewen
  • Crash Test Yummies: Online Auction Winner dana.tornabene
  • Roofop Party with Richelle Claiborne: Kelli & Allison
  • Laser Portraits: Renee Branson
  • Harvest Moon House Concert: Renee Branson
  • Bespoke Shirts and Whiskey: Bernie Murphy
  • Jewelry Making Class: Carolyn Rainey
  • Playback Theatre: Gincey Plummer
  • MarieBette Croissant Class: Preston Brown
  • Sunrise Hot Air Balloon: Jessie Otey
  • APimento Wine Dinner: MaryAnn Leeper
  • Shapiro Brunch at CommonHouse: Reid Adams
  • Chesley Creek Weekend: Deborah Arenstein
  • Tango on Water: Elliot Weiss

Grounds for Poetry

Enjoy a private and poetic tour of UVA grounds featuring Lisa Spaar

Crash Test Yummies

Watch one of Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s famous crash tests, followed by lunch catered by the Bavarian Chef

Richelle’s Rooftop Pearls

For one night only, see Richelle Claiborne’s poeticism in action along with catering by Pearl Island.

Portrait(s) of an Artist

Take over Billy Hunt’s studio for a night with models & laser portraits with complimentary wines hand-picked by Market Street Wine.

Harvest Mood House Concert

Live “Beatles” Cover-band and savory delights from Harvest Moon – food, wine, and their sensational service.

Bespoke Shirts and Whiskey

Take over Alton’s Lane downtown showroom, drink whiskey, and walk away bespoke, shirts for you and seven friends.

All That Glitters!

A private jewelry making class with Gabriel Ofiesh in his downtown studio! Each guest will create an item of their choosing to take home.

Playback Theatre

Playback Theatre Virginia will treat the winner to an exclusive performance.

MarieBette Bakes Croissants

Owner, Patrick Evans, will teach 6 people how to make MarieBette’s incomparable pain a chocolat

Full of Hot Air Balloon!

Enjoy a memorable early morning ride followed by a picnic and traditional toast.

APimento Wine Dinner

Treat yourself and three friends to one of APimento’s famous wine-paired dinners at their new downtown space.

Weekend Get-a-Way Cottage

The Cottages at Chelsey is the perfect weekend getaway for families and couples, alike.

Common House Shapiro Brunch

In this exclusive brunch, Sharon Shapiro talks about her work; winners will leave with an 8 x 12 piece.

Tango on Water

Winners will be able to have a night of tango lessons at Charlottesville Tango located on Water St. This night will also include snacks for the evening.