For Immediate Release 
January 13, 2016

IRT's Celebrity Radio Show Brings A-Listers to Stage In ComediC Parody

Indianapolis – In its largest fundraising event of the season, the Indiana Repertory Theatre’s (IRT) Celebrity Radio Show To Kill A Mockingjay features Indianapolis celebrities Coby Fleener and Tom Griswold of the Bob and Tom Show. 

This unique event features an original script by Ron Gifford presented as a 1940s radio program with live sound effects, audience participation and community VIPS dressed in costumes. Guests are invited to a dance party in the Grand Lobby following the performance.

“The IRT’s Celebrity Radio Show is a unique evening of entertainment, a great party and silent auction. All proceeds from this annual event support quality productions and programming for Indiana audiences of all ages.” said Jennifer Turner IRT’s Associate Director of Development

The IRT Celebrity Radio Show is February 19 at 6:30 PM on the OneAmerica Mainstage. Tickets to the event are $175 and can be purchased online or by calling the ticket office at 317-635-5252.

Sponsorship opportunities are available and may include “casting rights” and a customized jingle that is performed during the evening. Other sponsorship benefits can be found by visiting


Founded in 1971, the IRT is the largest and fully professional not-for-profit theatre in the state and has grown into one of the leading regional theatres in the country. The mission of IRT is to produce top-quality, professional theatre and related activities, providing experiences that will engage, surprise, challenge and entertain people throughout their lifetimes, helping us build a vital and vibrant community.