Studio Tenn to Host Virtual Variety Show

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Studio Tenn is hosting a ‘Virtual Musical Variety Show,’ sponsored by Harpeth True Value, on Thursday, August 27, at 7:00 p.m., in place of its annual “One Night Only” fall fundraising gala.

The virtual show, hosted by Artistic Director Patrick Cassidy, will feature performances from national and regional artists including Jason Graae, Megan Murphy Chambers, Patrick Thomas, Deanna Anthony and other Studio Tenn favorites. The live event can be viewed at at no cost, although a $25 donation is suggested.

VIP packages are currently available for purchase at levels of $250, $750 and $1,250. Each package includes Red Pony catering, wine and Studio Tenn branded face masks.

“I’m truly amazed at the talent and dedication of our Studio Tenn family in creating this special online event,” Cassidy said. “Our team has come together like never before, proving that the joy of performing arts cannot be stopped or limited by even the most extreme circumstances. I’m proud of this musical variety show and excited to give Franklin a night of song and celebration.”

In addition to the one-hour show, the fundraiser includes an online silent auction. Vacation getaways, a guitar signed by Luke Bryan, local gift packages, Nashville Predators tickets, and house parties with Patrick Cassidy and other Studio Tenn favorites are among the auction items. Auction bidding will begin on August 17 at and conclude at 8 p.m. on August 27.

For more information on the Virtual Musical Variety Show, as well as Studio Tenn’s virtual educational program and weekly talk show series, visit

STUDIO TENN is a professional regional theater company and a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Franklin, Tenn. Its programming centers around innovative, custom-designed presentations of classic plays and musicals as well as an original “Legacy” series of theatrical concerts celebrating the work of time-honored musicians. Learn more at