SEPT 26 - OCT 14





2017 SEASON

Individual Contributions

Westport Country Playhouse is a non-profit theater. Ticket sales account for less than half the theater’s annual budget, so we rely on your support. Your gift — of any amount — helps us create extraordinary theater, provide affordable tickets and educational and community engagement programs, and bring the community together on our welcoming campus.



As a token of our gratitude, we are pleased to recognize your generosity with the following benefits.

 

Premiere Circle

Bring together your passion for the Playhouse and your philanthropy by joining us as a member of the Premiere Circle. Premiere Circle member enjoy unparalleled access to the Playhouse’s artists, exclusive glimpses of the world backstage, and an enhanced experience every time you attend a show. Your most generous gift to the annual fund will support all of the Playhouse’s offerings from our 5-Play Season productions to our education and family programs and Winter at the Playhouse.


$1,500 – $2,999
PREMIERE CIRCLE MEMBERS RECEIVE ALL PRIVILEGES EXTENDED TO FRIENDS OF WESTPORT COUNTRY PLAYHOUSE, PLUS 

  • Access to Smilow Donor Lounge, with complimentary refreshments during intermissions of Playhouse productions
  • VIP Concierge ticketing services
  • Exclusive invitations to Premiere Circle parties, performances, and events with Playhouse artists and thought leaders


$3,000 – $4,999
ALL OF THE ABOVE, PLUS:

  • Invitation to a VIP Opening Night private reception or dinner
  • Invitation to the exclusive Insights Series with guest artists, hosted by Playhouse trustees


$5,000 – $9,999
ALL OF THE ABOVE, PLUS:

VIP parking privileges during Playhouse productions



Friends Circle 


$100 – $249

  • Recognition in our 5-Play Season programs


$250 – $499
ALL OF THE ABOVE, PLUS:

  • Advance notification of Playhouse productions and special events
  • Invitation to a “behind-the-scenes” donor event


$500 – $999
ALL OF THE ABOVE, PLUS:

    • Exclusive invitations to Tech Talks — watch a rehearsal and learn more about the technical aspects of a show from Playhouse production staff
    • Two drink vouchers good for complimentary beverages at Playhouse concessions


    $1,000 – $1,499
    ALL OF THE ABOVE, PLUS:

    • Invitation to one Premiere Circle party or event
    • Opportunity to rent the Smilow Donor Lounge for a private party or event
    • Private backstage tour for you and your guests (please schedule in advance)




    Director's Circle

    For more information about the benefits offered to Annual Fund donors of $10,000 or more, including the opportunity to become a production or program sponsor, please contact Carole Southall, Director of Development, at csouthall@westportplayhouse.org or (203) 227-5137 x122. 


    Westport Country Playhouse is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, and charitable contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. Some giving levels may include a variety of benefits that, if accepted, reduce the contribution by a slight amount.