Ovation Society

The word “ovation” is defined as “enthusiastic and prolonged applause.”  To an actor, an ovation represents the ultimate recognition of one’s accomplishment on the stage. 

First Stage created the Ovation Society in that spirit: individuals who make a leadership gift of $1,000 or more to First Stage’s annual campaign represent the ultimate recognition of our commitment to young people in our community. 

Rise to the occasion and join First Stage’s Ovation Society by making a personal gift of $1,000 or more this season!  

Donate online, call (414) 267-2938 or email nclarkin@firststage.org.  

Ovation Society members are invited to attend an exclusive donor preview event and receive a special gift of appreciation for their generous support.

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