March 1st – 4th

January 9, 2024 (Sag Harbor, NY)—Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to invite its supporters to fly south for a fabulous theatrical retreat to sunny Naples, Florida.

The warm weekend kicks off on Friday, March 1st with a pre-theater dinner, followed by house seats to INTO THE BREECHES by George Brant at Gulf Shore Playhouse including a private pre-theater discussion with a member of Gulf Shore’s team.

On Saturday, March 2nd, the group will enjoy an exclusive “hard hat tour” of the brand new Gulf Shore Playhouse—not yet open to the public. That evening participants will enjoy a pre-theater dinner followed by prime orchestra seating at Artis-Naples Philharmonic POPS for a performance of SHE’S GOT SOUL, featuring powerhouse star of Broadway, vocalist Capathia Jenkins. Together with a trio of fabulous backup singers, this captivating night of soul and R&B favorites will blow the roof off the joint, as she did with her ovation-invoking performances on Broadway in “Caroline or Change” and “Newsies”.

On Sunday, the group will meet for a fabulous brunch with time after to enjoy all Naples has to offer including pristine beaches, wonderful shopping, culture including the Baker Museum, and fine dining.

On Monday, March 4th participants will attend The Gulf Shore Playhouse Annual GalaPUTTIN’ ON THE RITZ dressed in your finest roaring 20’s attire at the Naples Ritz-Carlton Hotel.

The Cost is $1850 per person (exclusive of travel and lodging) which Includes a $500 donation to Bay Street Theater.

For more information or to reserve contact Kim Fink at kim@baystreet.org or Mick Johnson at mjohnson@baystreet.org or call 631-718-0818.


Capathia Jenkins and SHE’S GOT SOUL 

Capathia Jenkin’s vocal and acting talent is frequently sought out for live concert performances with orchestras around the country, television appearances, and film soundtracks. Jenkins’ charisma and skill will light up the stage as she is joined by the Naples Philharmonic to take audiences on a journey of legendary R&B and soul music. The SHE’S GOT SOUL program is set to include songs by soulful favorites such as Adele, Chaka Khan, Stevie Wonder, and many, many others. Songs include Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep” & “Skyfall”, Anita Baker’s “Sweet Love” and Toni Braxton’s “Un-Break My Heart”.

Capathia Jenkins 

Tracy Mitchel, Patty & Jay Baker, Naples 2023

Beautiful, warm Naples!


Bay Street Theater is a year-round, not-for-profit professional theater and community cultural center, which endeavors to innovate, educate, and entertain a diverse community through the practice of the performing arts. It serves as a social and cultural gathering place, an educational resource, and a home for a community of artists.



AAQ / Resource: Christopher Jeffrey Architects