Sponsor a First Stage production

Align your company with a production at First Stage! Tie in to its theme or choose one of your favorites! Sponsorships promote your company’s brand, provide marketing visibility, and offer unique experiences to your company and your guests.

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If you would like more information on any of the shows below, contact Development Director, Nancy Clarkin at nclarkin@firststage.org or (414) 267-2938.

First Stage 2018-2019 Production Sponsorship Opportunities

Benefits for PRODUCTION SPONSORS

$5,000

Performance Sponsor

$10,000

Spotlight Sponsor

$25,000

Presenting Sponsor

Number of tickets to your sponsored performance

50

100

450

(whole house)

Complimentary refreshment vouchers to be used at the theater

50

100

450

Verbal recognition prior to every performance

(sponsored performance only)

Ad in production playbill

1 half page ad

2 half page ads

1 full page ad

Your company name displayed in the Todd Wehr Theater lobby

Your company name listed in production playbill donor listing

Exclusive ticket discount provided to your employees

Opportunity to bring a First Stage performance or interactive workshop into your workplace

Opportunity to bring a group of volunteers to usher at the theater

Invitation to the Season Announcement Event

Invitation to the cast and design team Meet & Greet

Your company logo on First Stage’s website

 

Recognition on production-specific social media channels

 

Recognition on production-specific email correspondence

 

Recognition in press releases, brochure and postcard mailing, and other marketing materials

 

Your company name and logo on production poster and title page of production playbill

 

 

Live Curtain Speech at designated performance by CEO or other company representative

 

 

Your company name or logo printed on all tickets to sponsored production

 

 

Your company name or logo printed on production’s enrichment guide

 

 

Framed poster autographed by the cast