Berkeley Repertory Theatre has received Charity Navigator’s 4 stars for a fourth consecutive year! This means that your tax-deductible gift is put to work effectively to bring award-winning theatre productions and education programs to our community.
Corporate participation ranges from the $3,000 Performance Sponsor level, to levels of $100,000 and above. Below is a sampling of sponsorship opportunities and associated recognition benefits. Ticket and other hospitality benefits may be included with some levels of sponsorship. Please note that this is not a comprehensive list. For more information, please contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or email@example.com.
Achieve the highest level of visibility among Berkeley Rep’s 160,000 patrons by sponsoring Berkeley Rep’s entire seven-play season. Your company’s logo will appear on all Berkeley Rep’s marketing materials, on the website and in emails, and you will be acknowledged in press releases and advertisements as an important patron of the arts.
Opening night at Berkeley Rep is reserved for the Theatre’s top funders. Between 100–200 arts patrons attend the high-profile dinner that precedes each opening night performance. Your company’s logo will be recognized on our website and in the playbill throughout the year and attached to all seven opening night invitations. In addition, your company will be recognized verbally at the dinner.
Berkeley Rep presents seven boldly imagined productions each season that reflect the richness and diversity of the human experience while exploring the cultural and social events that shape our lives. Your company’s name or logo will be recognized on our website and in the playbill throughout the year and will be attached to all marketing materials, emails and press releases associated with the production of your choice.
Berkeley Rep’s School of Theatre has the largest and most comprehensive arts education and outreach program of any theatre in California. Your company’s name or logo will be recognized on our website and in the playbill throughout the year and attached to School of Theatre marketing materials and press releases.
Special opportunities exist to sponsor specific School of Theatre programs, such as the free teaching hour Berkeley Rep offers to every elementary, middle and high school in the nine Bay Area counties, Performance Lab, the Teen Council, the Fellowship Program and the Berkeley Rep School of Theatre Scholarship Fund, which provides eligible families with financial aid covering between 30%–100% of tuition.
Each year, over 400 of Berkeley Rep’s top supporters attend Berkeley Rep’s high-profile fundraising gala, OVATION. Your company’s name or logo will be recognized on our website throughout the year and on all OVATION materials.
This free lecture series attracts approximately 400 Berkeley Rep patrons and has featured some of the brightest stars working in the theatre today, including Rita Moreno, Carrie Fisher, Tony Kushner and the Chicano performance trio Culture Clash. Your company’s name or logo will be recognized on our website and in the playbill throughout the year, attached to all Page to Stage marketing materials and emails and highlighted at each Page to Stage event.
Performance sponsorship is a cost-effective way for companies to show their company’s contribution to artistic excellence at Berkeley Rep while providing their employees with a fun and engaging team-building experience. Your company’s name will be recognized throughout the year, and will be highlighted on one night of a performance of your choice.
For more information about these and other corporate sponsorship opportunities, please visit our corporate participation opportunities page, or contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or firstname.lastname@example.org.