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Corporate Sponsorships

American Stage Sponsorhips

Align yourself, or your company, with Tampa Bay’s longest-running, most critically-acclaimed, professional live theatre by becoming an American Stage sponsor.  Our Sponsor partners make it possible for American Stage to provide world-class, locally-produced professional theatre to Tampa Bay-area audiences

Sponsorship of the Arts has long been accepted as a cost-efficient and highly effective PR and marketing tool.  It is one of the most powerful ways of reinforcing your corporate image, enabling you to promote your company’s name, logo and services to a captive regional audience.  Choose an American Stage sponsorship level that makes the most sense for your business.

American Stage will work with you to choose a program and benefits that best fit your interests. By designating your contribution to a specific program, you help ensure the success of that program.

  • Mainstage productions
  • American Stage in the Park
  • Education and Outreach Programs
  • Gala Under the Stars (annual signature fundraising event
To learn more about becoming an American Stage Sponsor, please contact the American Stage Advancement Team at (727) 823-1600 ext.207 or advancement@americanstage.org

Corporate Nights

Treat your clients to a night they’ll never forget.

Corporate Nights give businesses a unique opportunity to entertain clients, employees or colleagues, while supporting one of Tampa Bay’s most celebrated and beloved arts organizations. American Stage’s Raymond James Theatre seats 182 patrons, and our lobby/gallery area provides the perfect setting for mingling with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres before seeing one of the most exciting theatrical events in the area.

Or choose to join us for American Stage in the Park, an over 30-year Tampa Bay tradition of picnicking under the stars while watching a world class live theatre production.

We make it easy to create your unforgettable evening:

  • Special reserved seating section arranged for you and your guests
  • Opportunity to host a pre-show party
  • Customizable bar & event catering options are available to fit your budget

Corporate Sponsor Levels Mainstage

Mainstage Sponsor Benefits

Opening
Night Host
of One Mainstage Production
($2,000 +)

Co-Sponsor of One Mainstage Production
($3,500 +)

Partner Sponsor of One Mainstage Production
($5,000 +)

Presenting Sponsor of One Mainstage Production
($10,000 +)

Mainstage Season Sponsor (benefits apply to all Mainstage season productions)

20% discount on additional tickets for sponsored production

Curtain speech recognition for all performances of sponsored production

Name recognition and logo placement (if applicable) on all applicable digital collateral for sponsored production, including production webpage

Name recognition and logo placement (if applicable) on all applicable print collateral for sponsored production including 10k postcards, onsite sponsor signage and production program

Partner offering opportunity in AS Subscriber Rewards Program (if applicable)

Ad in program for sponsored production (5,000 impressions) (if applicable)

Half page

Full page

Full page

Full page

Full page in each program

Discounted table for 8 persons at 2022 Season Celebration

$900

$900

$900

Complimentary

Complimentary

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

Corporate Sponsor Levels Park

Park Sponsor Benefits

Co-Sponsor
($3,500 +)

Partner Sponsor
($5,000 +)

Show Sponsor
($7,500 +)

Presenting Sponsor
($10,000 +)

Gala Host Sponsor ($15,000)

Title Sponsor ($40,000)

Name recognition and logo placement (if applicable) on all applicable digital collateral for sponsored production, including production webpage

Name recognition and logo placement (if applicable) on all applicable print collateral for American Stage in the Park, including 10k postcards, onsite sponsor signage and production program

20% discount on additional tickets for American Stage in the Park

Curtain speech recognition for all performances of American Stage in the Park

Acknowledgment of sponsorship on cover and title page of play program, landing webpage for the production and applicable print collateral

Tickets for American Stage in the Park

10 General Admission Tickets

6 Premium Blanket Passes

8 Premium Blanket Passes

10 Premium Blanket Passes

15 Premium Blanket Passes

30 Premium Blanket Passes

Ad in program for American Stage in the Park (5,000 impressions) (if applicable)

Half page

Half page

Full page

Full page

Full page

Full page

Complimentary table(s) for 10 at Gala Under the Stars

1 table

1 table

1 table

1 table

1 table

2 tables

Designated 'Thank You Night' for Employees at American Stage in the Park

Opening night welcome from the stage for American Stage in the Park / Gala Under the Stars

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

Amazon Smile

Support American Stage when you shop with Amazon Smile.

The Amazon Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchase to the charitable organizations selected by customers.

Individual Sponsorship

American stage Endowment

Endowment funds are a vital component in the overall health of nonprofit cultural institutions. At American Stage, only 60% of our annual operating expenses are met through ticket sales.  Our endowment fund helps to insure the long-term financial health and stability of American Stage for decades to come.  All endowment gifts make a difference because taken together they form a strong foundation that multiplies over time.

To discuss an endowment contribution contact The American Stage Development Team at (727) 823-1600 ext. 214 or development@americanstage.org

The Legacy Society

Keeping the tradition of theatrical excellence going strong for generations to come.

Our Legacy Society members are donors and friends like you who have made storytelling for future generations a priority.  American Stage has been bringing quality live theatre to the Tampa Bay for nearly four decades. We plan to continue that tradition for many decades to come. Your planned gift can play a vital role in preserving this important cultural institution and ensuring quality professional theatre for future generations.

Storytelling is the Inheritance of the World

Would you like to continue making a difference, but are not sure if it’s within your means?  By pledging a gift to American Stage in your estate or financial plans, you can make a meaningful impact on the mission and future of our theatre.  Planned gifts can provide… Tax savings, immediate income, future income for family members and guaranteed payments later in life are just some of the benefits planned gifts can provide you or your family.

Here are a few of the options available:

  • Gifts of Stocks and Bonds
  • Wills and Bequests
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Gifts of Life Insurance
  • Gift Annuities
  • Gift of Appreciated Property
  • Retirement Assets

Joining Is Easy!


To discuss an endowment contribution contact The American Stage Development Team at (727) 823-1600 ext. 214 or development@americanstage.org

Current Legacy Society Members

Anonymous
Michael Alford
Mary Lou Ambrose & Joseph A. Barkley III
Ches Applewhite
Sandi & Richard G. Averitt III
Anne Barrins & Ken Slaby
Valerie & Jack Beatty
Janet Bibber
Russell Buchan
Sherri Richey Burke & George Burke*
Guna Carr
Joel Cohen & Barry Dingman
Debbie & Matt Conigliaro
JT Crowder
Marcia Dobbin
Jeannine Clark Dunlap
John Dunne*
Diana Norris Eldred
Aila Erman
Tiffany & Preston Faykus
Patricia J. Felton*
Gregory H, Fisher
Claudette Fornuto
Jenna Franklin & John Downes IV
Jennifer & R.J. Garbowicz
Maggi Bevacqua-Geddes*
Patrick Green
Enez Hart* & Bud Hart*
Edward Hayes*
Anastasia C. Hiotis
Hazel* & William R. Hough
Susan Howard
Mary & Thomas James
Judith Jourdan Trust
Martin Karan
Robert A. Kelzer
Camilla Kilgroe
Charles A. Leslie*
Gretchen Letterman & Bill Shelton
Edward Lieberman
Harriett Lieberman*
Robert Mall*
Jill Marie
Alfred T. May
Timothy McCormick & Jeff Brizzi
Tinker McKee
Taylor McKee
Natalie McMasters*
Liza Miller
Sonya Miller*
Lois M. Naylor*
Frank R. Notarianni & Ronald W. Menezes
Natalie & Dick Oliver
Peggy & Gene Ponessa
Rob Pressrich
Joseph M. Pugliano
Gini Rollins*
Willi Rudowsky & Hal Freedman
Heather & Stephen Rush
George Donald Sheets
Marjorie Sherwin & Rose Walton
Stephanie Snyder
James Studdiford
William Studdiford*
Cathy Swanson
Cheryl VanMessel & Charles Bross
Scott K. Wagman
Bill Ward
Carolyn Warner
Mary Lou Warner & Burrage Warner*
Tim Watson
The Whittle Family
Phyllis Stover Williams*
Donna A. Woolum

*Denotes Angel Donor

Individual Sponsor Levels Mainstage

Mainstage Sponsor Benefits

Opening
Night Host
of One Mainstage Production
($2,000 +)

Co-Sponsor of One Mainstage Production
($3,500 +)

Partner Sponsor of One Mainstage Production
($5,000 +)

Presenting Sponsor of One Mainstage Production
($10,000 +)

Mainstage Season Sponsor (benefits apply to all Mainstage season productions)

Invitation to First Rehearsal designer presentation for sponsored production

Invitation to opening night backstage champagne toast with actors and crew of sponsored production

20% discount on additional tickets for sponsored production

Curtain speech recognition for all performances of sponsored production

Reservations to attend the Spotlight Series event scheduled for sponsored production

4 reservations

4 reservations

4 reservations

4 reservations

4 reservations each

Tickets to opening night reception and performance of sponsored production (value $74 each)

4 tickets

4 tickets

4 tickets

4 tickets

4 tickets each

Additional complimentary tickets for any performance during run of sponsored production (value $50 each)

2 tickets

4 tickets

6 tickets

6 tickets

6 tickets each

21st Century Voices: New Play Festival All-Access Pass

2 passes

2 passes

2 passes

2 passes

4 passes

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

Individual Sponsor Levels Park

Park Sponsor Benefits

Co-Sponsor
($3,500 +)

Partner Sponsor
($5,000 +)

Show Sponsor
($7,500 +)

Presenting Sponsor
($10,000 +)

Gala Host Sponsor ($15,000)

Title Sponsor ($40,000)

20% discount on additional tickets for American Stage in the Park

Curtain speech recognition for all performances of American Stage in the Park

Acknowledgment of sponsorship on cover and title page of play program, landing webpage for the production and applicable print collateral

Invitation to a first rehearsal designer presentation with the cast and crew at the beginning of rehearsals for the production.

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

ACCOUNTS

Clones

Up to 20 clones per month

Categories

Business, Technology

User Limit

1 User

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Lottie Animation

3 months

Design Interactions

3 months

DESIGN INTERACTIONS

Clones

Categories

-

Our Supporters

Thank you to all supporters of the theatre whose gifts ensure the artistic and education programming at American Stage continue to thrive year-round.  We are most grateful for gifts of all sizes.

We continually strive to celebrate our donors and every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this list. Please contact the American Stage development team to report errors, changes or omissions at (727) 823-1600 x 203 or development@americanstage.org. Thank you for supporting powerful storytelling at American Stage Theatre Company!

Donors Contributing under $100

Barbara A. Adams
Jan Adkins
Betty Alexander
AmazonSmile Foundation
Andrea Ames
Bernadette & Jerry Angelo
Anonymous (5)
Valerie Ayers
Mary & Alton Babineau
Marsha Baker
Tina Baraque
Arlene & William Beasom
Benevity Causes
Gary Benson
Lynn Bergman
Nina Berkheiser
Alan Beth
Janice Thomas Blaine
Jeanette Blanco
Kathy Blazowski
Mary Bleiberg in Honor of Willi Rudowsky & Hal Freedman
Elizabeth Brincklow Arts LLC
Phil Sterdt
Diane & Phil Browne-Sterdt
Renee Burk
A. Mae Butler
L. Peter Callender
Maureen & Thomas Camphire
Dorothea Cappadona
Judith B. Carroll
Siobhan Carty in Honor of Diana Garle
Paul Coletti
Cheryl S. Cook
Cathy & Stephen Correia
John Crowe
John W. Day
Amy DeLong
Uma Desimine
Megan O’Meara Diehl
Mary Ann Donlin
Dr. Patricia C. Donohue
Marjorie Dosik
Debbie Dowling & Jack Weldon
Faith & Peter Dunne
Elsie Eagle & Al Newell
Grace A. Epstein
Debra & George Feher
Pat Fenda
Eleanor Finehour & Mark Roberts
Rosemary C. Flanagan
Sylvia D. Foster
Tegan Foster & Stave Larson
Marion Franke
Mae Franks
Amanda Lu Frick
The Furse Family
Jennifer & R. J. Garbowicz
Carla Garcia
Cynthia & Thomas Gillen
Lynn & Joe Girolamo
Connie & Robert Goodbread
Nanci & Martin Goodstein
Robin Gordon
Daniel Granke
Janet Gruner
Joy & John Hagen
Lyla Haggard
Dennis Hamel
Dana Hanberg
Gary Harmatz
Audrey Harper
Paul Harris
Louis Haskel
J. Lynn Helm
Manuela Hendrickson
Helen Hesselgrave
Konstanze Hickey
Deborah & Charles Holden
Patricia Holt
Melinda Hopper
Glenda Hottle
Robert Michael Howell
Consuelo Delinda Ingledue
Patrick Jackson
Marlise & Lester James
Sue Johnson
Jessica A. Keith in Honor of Chris Strong
Linda Blalock & Tom Keyser
Esther Klein
Sharon S. Koelsch
Sharron Lalik
Tracy Lewis
Edward Lieberman
Jo Anne Malone
Shelley P. Manes
Rose & George Marcelin
Angela Bond & James Markus
Musica Martin
James L. May
Suzanne McClow
Eugene J. McDonald
Gail McGlathery & Jim Lange
Courtney McLaren
Charlotte McNally
Carolyn & H. Michael Meagher
Richard C. Meagher
Gayle & Paul Metevia
Jacqueline & Don Middleton
Elaine & Butch Miller
Susan & Scott Millsap
William Paul Mitchell
Martha J. Monfried
John Mullen
Jay Mulligan
Mindy Smith Murphy
Alan Craig Myers
Francis & John Neu
Peggy Ngure
John O’Connell
Elizabeth Ogata
Judith Oliver
Teresa O’Neill
Donna O’Quinn
Joanna Ozkaya
Cynthia A Paganini
Joseph Papich
Jean Paquette
Mary Jane Park
Derek Phipps
Melissa & John S. Pielet
Tami & Joe Piemonte
Jean & Charles Platz
Marsha & Bob Quinn
Patricia Ragan
Kathryn & Edward Rawson
Elizabeth & Jon Reynolds
Nancy Ribits
Joel Mario Rickert in Honor of Janis Stevens
Deidra D. Roberts
Christine Rohan
Kate Rouse-Willis
Michael Russo
Beatrice & Elliot Samuelson
Paul Samuels
Kathleen Sandy
Jane & Van Sayler
Ursula & Fred Scheuter
Liz & Michael Schlensker
Betsy Schwebel
Charlotte & Jerry Scott
Kathleen & Frank Sexton
Mark Sforzini & Michael Roberts
Betty & Ed Shamas
Karen Sherrets
Susan Sherwood
Janeth Shewmaker
Mary Shuh
Erica Smith
Robert G. Sneath, Jr.
Zhenya & Robert A. Soriano
Marcia & B. Lawson Spare
Joan Stephenson
Janis Stevens
Amy Stiff
James Studdiford
Dr. Robert Howard Trivus
Mary Trzcinski
Joan & Kent Ulrich
David Umbach
Margaret Valentino
Pat Van Bueren
Kimberly & Thomas Vogel
Robin Warren
Lynda Waters
Alicia Wickliffe
Keith Widmer
Kimberly L. Wiley
Kathy Wiz
Veronica Wright
Ann & Sheldon Wykell
Albert Yee
Barbara Yerger
Kit Yeung
Marie Yochim
Martha & Brian ZuckermanJeanne & Arthur Abbo
Donna L. Abrams
Ana Adler
Cornelio Aguilera
Chris Alexander
Larry Alexander
Janis Altner
Anonymous (10)
Susan & Paul Antoinette
Cornelia Atkins
Janet Avallone
Jessie Barco
Mary Louise Ambrose & Joseph A. Barkley III
Lelia Barks
Cynthia Beckert
The Bennett Family
Karen Berman
Carol & Frank Bird
Shirley Blau
Caroline Bloodworth
Daniel Bode
Jessica Brady
Johanna Bromberg
DeJuan Calloway
DeJuan Calloway in Honor of Arisa Settles
Kellys Camacho-Robinson
Fran Carlsen
Vegas Carr
Russell Carter
Danielle E. Chard
Danielle E. Chard in Memory of James Hughes
Andy Charles
Colleen Cherry
Joan Chipman
Lori Clapp
Jon Palmer Claridge
Ann Clark
Beverly Cohen
Kate Collins
Adebola Cooper
Jeff Daignault
Savina & Tom Darzes in Honor of Betty Perry’s 92nd Birthday
Loretta Delamere
Lonia Desanto
Doreen Dibiagio
Elizabeth Dimling
Diane Drutowski
Susan Englar
Michael Faw
Afonso Ferreira
Judy Fish
Claire Fisher
Annie Fitzpatrick
Marge Flynn
Fred Fogg
The Foote Family
Brenda Fox
Heather Fraser
Catherine & Robert Friedman
Linda Furgeson
Margie Gale
Lindsay Garcia
Kathleen Gibbons
Ellen Gibson
Enid & Steve Gildar
Deborah A. Gitomer
Dolores A. & Lawrence Gorman
Gail Kimball Goss
Sally Greene
Sondra Greenfield
Georgia Mallory Guy
Johanna Hackman & Ray Ball
William Haley
Nancy Heavey
Philip McAvoy Hill
Kathy Frank & William Hoeper
Kathleen Howell
John Hopkins Middle School
Carrie Johnson
Celeste Johnson
Charles Jones
Richard J. Junker
James Kallies
Dorothy A. Keville
Anne Keyes
Leslie Kirsner
Helen Knox
Patricia & Paul Krusee
Cathy S. Kurant
Camille Lackey
Derrick LeBlanc
Kathleen & Peter Lefferson
Patricia Levan
Arlene & Jack Levine
Greyson Lewis
Donna Lincks
Sadie Lockhart
Kristin Lohr
Dr. Linda E. Lucas
Susan MacMillan
Catherine Mallard
Suzanne Marks
Gloria Mathis
Mitzi Maxwell
Jessica McCausland in Honor of Claire Fisher
Ron McClure & Vince
Marlys & Milton Meckler
Dr. David J. Merkler
Susan Patricia & Michael Miano
Jessee Minkler
Steven Mitchell
James Mullen
Paul Neiweem
Janice & Jerry Nepon-Sixt
Network for Good
Jan Neuberger
Joseph J. Nocella
Judy & Roger Novak
Tom O’Keefe
Gabe V. Ortiz
Chris Paige
Joseph Parra
Paula Parrish
Nancy E Pettitt in Honor of Norma C. Callahan
Stephanie & Thomas Phillips
Joan Piazza
August H. Pries, III
Georgette Rasmussen
Laurie Reese
Bonnie Rickus
Theresa Rifino
Elvia Rivera
Kristin Robinson
Octavio Salcedo
Charlene R. Sanders
Lisa & Neal Schwartz
Rhonda M. Scott
Emilee Seda
Marie & David Sigler
Karen R. Silverman
Elizabeth Sivak
Elizabeth & Tom Sivak in Honor of Stephanie Gularte
Kathleen Sizer
Sherry F. Smith & John S. Smith
Thomas Sobocinski
Sadieann Z. Spear
Molly Sperandio
Elizabeth Staal
Eileen Stafford
Joe Stallone
Patricia Strawn
Elliott Swift
Anne Tinen
Faye Tippy
Priscilla M. & Carl Tortorella
Catherine Urban
Jennifer Urben
Roderic T. Walter
Rev. Dr. Kevin Wardlaw
Donovan Whitney
Bob Williams
Wes Williams
Carol & Kirby Wilson
Madeline Wilson
Phyllis & Carl Winans
Norma & Burrell Wood
Priscilla Wyatt
Nancy Zander
Christine Zieres