About Jump Back Ball


Roaring Back to the '20s, the 26th Annual Jump Back Ball


Playhouse Square


Saturday, February 25, 2017



  • 6:00 p.m.: This isn’t your typical speakeasy. Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in The George Gund Foundation Lobby.
  • 7:00 p.m.: All that bootleg got you hungry? A seated dinner awaits in the Allen Theatre Lobby, catered by The Driftwood Group.

VIP & General Admission

  • 8:00 p.m.: This party is the cat’s meow! Wesley Bright and the Honeytones will perform in The George Gund Foundation Lobby. Indulge in the buffet dinner on the State Theatre Stage, catered by The Driftwood Group.
  • 9:00 p.m.: Show off your Charleston while dancing to Faction on the State Theatre Stage.
  • 11:00 p.m.: “Lindy Hop” on over to the State Theatre Lobby to continue partying with Abby Normal and the Detroit Lean and enjoy the late night fare, catered by The Driftwood Group.
  • 12:30 a.m.: Lights out! Don’t take any wooden nickels on your way home.


Tickets are on sale now! See chart below for more details.

Ticket Pricing Chart

All proceeds from Jump Back Ball benefit Playhouse Square, a not-for-profit performing arts center whose mission is presenting and producing a wide variety of quality performing arts, advancing arts education and creating a destination that is a superior location for entertainment, business and residential living, thereby strengthening the vitality of the region.

For additional event information, contact Sarah Stengel, Partners Membership Coordinator, at 216-640-8408 or sarah.stengel@playhousesquare.org.

Learn more about Jump Back Ball in our First Timer's Guide!