The Shakespeare Club of Pasadena will be welcoming the 100th Rose Queen Isabella Marez and the 2018 Royal Court to the Shakespeare Club Villa for the Annual Rose Queen’s Luncheon held in their honor on February 6, 2018, at eleven in the morning. Mr. Lance Tibbet, the 2018 Tournament of Roses President will be in attendance as well as Mr. Gerald Freeney, the 2019 Tournament of Roses President. The Queen and Court Luncheon has been a yearly tradition at the Shakespeare Club since 1952.
Rose Queen Isabella Marez, a senior at Catholic La Salle High, is a youth ministry leader, a member of Support Our Troops Club, Key Club, Unbreakable Club, Hispanic National Honors Society and National Arts Society. Joining the queen is her court: Alexandra Artura of Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy; Savannah Bradley from Pasadena High School; Lauren Buehner from Arcadia High School; Georgia Cervenka of La Cañada High School; Julianne Lauenstein from La Cañada High School and Sydney Pickering from Arcadia High School.
As guests arrive they will be greeted by members and distinguished visitors of the Shakespeare Club and will be offered a glass of prosecco, a hibiscus rose iced tea, or rose scented lemonade along with tray passed delectable bite sized hors d’oeuvres.
Everyone will have a chance to mix and mingle with the Rose Queen and her Court prior to taking their seat in the ballroom for the program and luncheon. Alexandra Poer of Alexandra’s Table will be catering the affair. This special event is open to the public and tickets may be purchased for $45.00 per person. For more information and to purchase tickets, please call (626)577-2216 or (626) 793-5714. Early reservations are strongly recommended, as we do sell out quickly. The deadline for reservations is January 28, 2018.