Support

Support ESRT today by becoming a Sponsor, Patron, or Donor!

Your contribution will allow Eastern Shore Repertory Theatre to continue to provide high quality theatre experiences in our community. Through our summer camps, classes, and productions, we provide children and adults opportunities to grow their talents and participate in musical theatre.

Read on for more information about how you can financially support ESRT.

Sponsors

ESRT offers several sponsorship levels with a variety of benefit packages for our sponsors, including advertising options, recognition on the ESRT website and in ESRT publications and other event materials, and VIP show tickets which include reserved preferred seating and an exclusive invitation to the Opening Night Sponsor Reception at Theatre On the Bluff. A summary of each sponsorship level can be found below.

TITLE SPONSOR • $10,000

  • Exclusive name/logo recognition as Presenting Sponsor in all publicity and advertising materials for Theatre on the Bluff
  • Full-page inside cover color ad in the Theatre on the Bluff program
  • Name/logo featured on ESRT website for 2018 season, in 2018 programs, on event signs and in all event materials
  • 12 Sponsor Tickets with preferred seating to your choice of performance of Theatre on the Bluff or the Fall Show. (These tickets may be used all at one time or split between the two performances.) 

BROADWAY SPONSOR • $5,000

  • Full-page ad in the Theatre on the Bluff program
  • Name/logo featured on ESRT website for 2018 season, in 2018 programs, on event signs and in all event materials
  • 8 VIP tickets to the spring Theatre on the Bluff production
  • 10 Sponsor Tickets with preferred seating to your choice of performance of Theatre on the Bluff or the Fall Show. (These tickets may be used all at one time or split between the two performances.) 

DIRECTORS CIRCLE SPONSOR • $2,500

  • Half-page ad in the Theatre on the Bluff program
  • Name/logo featured on ESRT website for 2018 season, in 2018 programs, on event signs and in all event materials
  • 8 Sponsor Tickets with preferred seating to your choice of performance of Theatre on the Bluff or the Fall Show. (These tickets may be used all at one time or split between the two performances.)            

ACTORS CIRCLE SPONSOR • $1,000

  • Name/logo featured on ESRT website for 2018 season, in 2018 programs, on event signs and in all event materials
  • 4 Sponsor Tickets with preferred seating to your choice of performance of Theatre on the Bluff or the Fall Show. (These tickets may be used all at one time or split between the two performances.)          

PLAYWRIGHTS CIRCLE SPONSOR • $500

  • Name/logo featured on ESRT website for 2018 season, in 2018 programs, on event signs and in all event materials
  • 2 Sponsor Tickets with preferred seating to your choice of performance of Theatre on the Bluff or the Fall Show. (These tickets may be used all at one time or split between the two performances.)

For more details or to become a sponsor, download our 2018 Sponsorship Opportunities form.                   

Friends and Family Sponsorships

Support ESRT throughout the year with a small monthly contribution. Your monthly pledge of $70 will include:

  • Blanket seating with four patron tickets for the Theatre on the Bluff perfomance in Spring 2018
  • Two patron tickets to the ESRT Fall production in the Fall 2018
  • Special recognition in program or signage at 2018 shows

Friends and Family Sponsorships are for one calendar year. Although sponsorships may begin at any time, benefits are based on a January start date. For details or to become a 2018 Friends and Family Sponsor, download the Friends and Family Sponsorship form.

Blanket Patrons: Theatre On the Bluff

Support ESRT by becoming a Theatre On the Bluff Blanket Patron for our fifth annual Theatre on the Bluff production of Disney’s Newsies. Your $365 donation will include:

  • Four patron tickets for one performance of your choice
  • Reserved blanket seating for the show in premium seating area
  • Early admission to the show through a dedicated patron entrance at 6:15
  • An ESRT logo blanket

The Blanket Patron option is a limited opportunity, available on a first come, first served basis. Patron seating is on blankets only. For more information or to become a 2018 Blanket Patron, download the 2018 Blanket Patron form.

Donors

Your donations have an impact all over the Eastern Shore area, reaching almost 10,000 people each year, including thousands of school children, many of whom are in low-income, Title 1 public schools.

Donors are critical to ESRT’s success. Your gifts provide scholarships for summer camps, free and reduced ticket prices to school field trips, and expansion of programming for students. Your gifts also help keep us ticket prices stable in the face of rising production costs.

ESRT depends on your generosity - please donate today!

 

ESRT is a Section 501c3 non-profit organization. Your charitable contributions may be tax deductible for federal income tax purposes.