About Jump Back Ball


2018: A Space Odyssey, the 27th Annual Jump Back Ball


Playhouse Square


February 24, 2018

JBB27 Event Trajectory


  • 6:00 p.m.: The truth is out there - and cocktails and hors d'oeuvres are in the KeyBank State Theatre.
  • 7:00 p.m.: In space, no one should hear your stomach growl. Make your way to a seated dinner in the Connor Palace catered by Driftwood.

VIP & General Admission

KeyBank State Theatre

  • 8:00 p.m.: Lift off! Sign up for the intergalactic scavenger hunt and then hit warp speed to the stage for a strolling dinner catered by Driftwood.
  • 9:00 p.m.: Explore the last frontier! Dance to Faction on the stage, play casino games in the mezzanine, check out the raffle and silent auction in the lobby, and revel in all the other activities offered.
  • 11:00 p.m.: Beam out to the lobby for Billy Likes Soda and to graze on the late-night buffet.
  • 12:30 a.m.: Party's over. Safely re-enter Earth's atmosphere and making landing at home.

Ticket Info

Tickets are on sale now! See chart below for 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.

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