Membership Levels and Benefits

Choose the level that’s right for you!

SCS is a major community success that continues to grow, and your membership is key. It enables us to create the theatre experience you want and provides the artists the resources they need to produce quality productions to reach and inspire new audiences. As a valued member of the SCS family, you’re offered a variety of benefits – and we’ve even added some NEW benefits for 2018!

Friend: $50 or $4 Monthly Sustainer

 

• $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
• A complimentary craft beer at our Friends only events – NEW!
• Advance access to purchase single or group tickets
• Recognition on Santa Cruz Shakespeare’s website
• Early entry into the theater

 Become a Friend >

Patron: $100 or $10 Monthly Sustainer

• $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases & pre-sale access
• Discounts with our 20+ Community Partners businesses
• Recognition on the SCS website and in the season’s playbill
• Early entry into the theater

 Become a Patron >

Player: $250 or $20 Monthly Sustainer

All the benefits of the Patron level, plus:
• Complimentary SCS wine glass – NEW!
• Complimentary hot beverage and dessert voucher
• Advance notification of member events and activities

 Become a Player >

Ensemble: $500 or $42 Monthly Sustainer

All the benefits of the Patron to Player level, plus:
• Receive a pre-set seat cushion in your reserved seat

 Become a Ensemble Member >

Producer’s Circle

 

Director: $1,000+ or a $250 Quarterly Sustainer

All the benefits of the Patron to Ensemble level, plus:
• Enjoy concierge ticket service for reserved premium seats
• Invitations to two annual exclusive Producer’s Circle events; Behind the Scenes event and the Season Announcement Party
• Receive an exclusive invite to the SCS annual trip to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival

 Become a Director >

Associate Producer: $2,500+

All the benefits of the Director level plus:
• Opportunity to sponsor a specific performance date of your choice
• Onsite recognition in The Grove during your sponsored performance
• Concierge service providing reserved picnic seating and a complimentary bottle of wine, subject to availability

 Become a Associate Producer >

Producer: $5,000 +

All the benefits of the Associate Producer level, plus:
• Recognition in the playbill as a Producer of a production of your choice
• Complimentary reserved parking space for performances
• Season poster autographed by the cast of your sponsored production

 Become a Producer >

Executive Producer: $10,000+

All the benefits of the Producer level, plus:
• Recognition in the playbill as an Executive Producer of a selected production
• A private lunch or dinner with Mike Ryan, Artistic Director
• Access to the creative process, backstage tours, rehearsals, and other private events

 Become an Executive Producer >

Benefactor: $25,000+

All the benefits of the Director through Executive Producer levels, plus:
• Access to the creative process, backstage tours, rehearsals, and other private events
• Recognition as a Season Sponsor in the playbill, onsite in The Grove at all performances, and on the SCS website
• A private lunch or dinner with Mike Ryan, Artistic Director, and the director or creative team of a season production

 Become a Benefactor >

Santa Cruz Shakespeare is a registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. Our Federal Tax ID number is 46-4635444. Complimentary tickets are not offered as a member benefit.  Any donation or ticket return made through the SCS Box Office during the 2017 Season was applied toward your 2018 Season membership. SCS is a forward-funded non-profit and our funding cycle runs from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.