The Freewill Shakespeare Festival’s Brunch of Love Annual Fundraiser will be held February 11th, 2018 at the beautiful Royal Glenora Club. Join us for a wonderful afternoon full of Shakespearean inspired entertainment by Thou Art Here, a take home treat donated by River City Cookies, a walk down memory lane with a year’s past display, must have auction items and a delicious brunch buffet.
Our 2018 creative will be revealed at the Brunch, be the first to see our 30th Anniversary look! This is a fantastic event you do not want to miss!
These are the amazing items that so far are up for auction at the event:
Bard- B- Que – private dinner catered by Smokehouse BBQ and drinks at the Festival for 10 people
A large basket of wine donated by Unwined
Wild Prairie Soap Company soap for a year,
A weekend at Rundlestone Lodge in Banff with a bottle of wine
Kuerig machine with coffee and mugs (Kuerig and Coffee Planet), Chianti’s Cafe and Restaurant Feast for 4 including wine and Freewill Shakespeare Season passes,
Coca Cola plug in cooler,
Folio book of Hamlet from the Globe Theatre (Nikola Tonn)
Whitemud Equine Learning Centre Assoc. Gift Certificate for Horse Rider’s Summer Camp,
Oiler tickets 2018/19 Season,
Artwork by Sarah Louise
Chronic Nostalgic picture,
Shakespeare Lovers Collector plates,
River City Cookies cookie basket,
Colour by Amber Shakespeare inspired jewellery,
Shadow Theatre Fly Me to the Moon tickets,
An Alley Kat Gift Certificate,
Edmonton Opera Tickets to Don Giovanni
Gift Certificates to Julio Barrio (Coca Cola), Butternut Tree, Normands, Cafe Bicyclette,
Freewill VIP Bag – VIP pass, blanket, wine, tote bag and a squirrel,
In home brunch for six by Jodi Kachker,
Snow Valley Family Pass,
Silk Road Spices Merchant Gift Certificate,
Concrete Theatre tickets to Paper Song or Consent,
L’UniTheatre Gift Certificate,
Sprouts New Play Festival for Kids family passes,
Fringe Theatre Gift Certificate,
AGA tickets to Vibe event and general admission passes,
Freewill Date Night Package,
Avon Basket,
Pattison Outdoor Media Voucher,
Gift Certificate to Honeycomb Hair,
Starbucks Gift Certificate,
Rig Hand Distillery Gift Certificate,
Seven Music Festival tickets,
Theatre Garage Gift Certificate,
Bill Hill Photography Session,
Handcrafted Pottery platter from Edmonton Arts Council (donated by Ben Henderson)
Citadel Theatre tickets to Mamma Mia,
Northern Lights Theatre Season Pass,
Fringe Theatre gift certificate
Thank you to the local companies and partners who so generously donated these items.
Tickets are only $90 or buy a table for $900, invite 10 of your friends or family, and receive a thank you gift from Freewill! Tables can be purchased by calling 780 425 8086 or emailing (Tickets are only available until Wednesday, February 7th)
All tickets are eligible for a $25 charitable tax receipt!
Without the support of our generous patrons the Freewill Shakespeare Festival would not be possible. As a non-profit organization we depend on this annual fundraiser to support our mandate of providing professional and affordable productions of the Bard’s work to all audiences.
“I give you, upon my knees, a thousand thanks.” Henry V
If you are attending and have a food sensitivity or a question about seating please email us at
Royal Glenora Club, 11160 River Valley Road, Edmonton, AB


If you would like to support Freewill throughout the year, please visit our Canada Helps page.  Season and VIP Passes are now on sale.

 Thank you to all who attended 2017 Brunch!