Become a Member

Join the SCS Family, Ensure the SCS Future

When you become a Santa Cruz Shakespeare Member, not only do you help us make our work on and off the stage possible, you become a valued part of our family. Your support creates the theatre experience you want while giving our artists the resources they need to produce high quality productions and community education programs for years to come.

As a member, you receive exclusive access to advance ticket sales, discounts, special offers from community partners, and opportunities to bring you closer to the creative process and company of artists! Membership starts at $50 and includes the benefits below.

Giving Levels & Benefits

MEMBER

Friend $50+

  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Advance access to purchase tickets
  • Recognition on the SCS website
  • Early entry into The Grove

Patron $100+

  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Advance access to purchase tickets
  • Early entry into The Grove
  • Discounts and special offers to area restaurants, shops, and more, provided through the SCS Community Partners Program
  • Recognition on the SCS website and in the playbill

Player $250+

  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Advance access to purchase tickets
  • Early entry into The Grove
  • Discounts and special offers to area restaurants, shops, and more, provided through the SCS Community Partners Program
  • Recognition on the SCS website and in the playbill
  • Complimentary concessions voucher
  • Advance notification of member events and activities

Ensemble $500+

  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Advance access to purchase tickets
  • Early entry into The Grove
  • Discounts and special offers to area restuarants, shops, and more, provided through the SCS Community Partners Program
  • Recognition on the SCS website and in the playbill
  • Complimentary concessions voucher
  • Advance notification of member events and activities
  • Preset seat cushion in your reserved seat

PRODUCER’S CIRCLE

Director $1,000+

  • Advance access to VIP seating and personal assistance with ticketing
  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Early entry into The Grove
  • Preset seat cushion in your reserved seat
  • Discounts and special offers to area restaurants, shops, and more, provided through the SCS Community Partners Program
  • Invitations to exclusive Producer’s Circle behind-the-scenes events
  • Recognition on the SCS website and in the playbill

Associate Producer $2,500+

  • Advance access to VIP seating and personal assistance with ticketing
  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Early entry into The Grove
  • Preset seat cushion in your reserved seat
  • Discounts and special offers to area restaurants, shops, and more, provided through the SCS Community Partners Program
  • Invitations to exclusive Producer’s Circle behind-the-scenes events
  • Recognition on the SCS website and in the playbill
  • 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

Producer $5,000+

  • Advance access to VIP seating and personal assistance with ticketing
  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Early entry into The Grove
  • Preset seat cushion in your reserved seat
  • Discounts and special offers to area restaurants, shops, and more, provided through the SCS Community Partners Program
  • Invitations to exclusive Producer’s Circle behind-the-scenes events
  • Recognition on the SCS website and in the playbill
  • 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
  • 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

Executive Producer $10,000+

  • Advance access to VIP seating and personal assistance with ticketing
  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Early entry into The Grove
  • Preset seat cushion in your reserved seat
  • Discounts and special offers to area restaurants, shops, and more, provided through the SCS Community Partners Program
  • Invitations to exclusive Producer’s Circle behind-the-scenes events
  • Recognition on the SCS website and in the playbill
  • 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
  • Complimentary reserved parking space for performances
  • Season poster autographed by the cast of your sponsored production
  • 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

Benefactor $25,000+

  • Advance access to VIP seating and personal assistance with ticketing
  • $5 off regularly-priced ticket purchases
  • Early entry into The Grove
  • Preset seat cushion in your reserved seat
  • Discounts and special offers to area restaurants, shops, and more, provided through the SCS Community Partners Program
  • Invitations to exclusive Producer’s Circle behind-the-scenes events
  • Recognition on the SCS website and in the playbill
  • 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
  • Complimentary reserved parking space for performances
  • Season poster autographed by the cast of your sponsored production
  • 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

Member Ticket Policy
Please be aware that complimentary tickets are not a part of the SCS Member benefits. We ask that supporters be our patrons first and our donors second.

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Please contact Alexis Rossini, Development Director, with any questions about Producer’s Circle membership. Please contact Alexandra Schroeder, Membership Coordinator, with any questions about Friend through Ensemble level membership.

Santa Cruz Shakespeare is a registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and our federal tax ID number is 46-4635444.