University of California, Santa Barbara Arts and Lectures
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Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre Artistic Director Dominic Dromgoole shows Susan Rose and Sara Miller McCune a model of the Globe’s new outdoor theatre

Donor Appreciation Levels and Benefits

We are pleased to offer these benefits and privileges to our donors. Your generous support helps fill the substantial gap between ticket sales and performance costs, allowing us to bring both world-class and emerging artists onstage and into the community. As a way of saying thank you, we offer many unique events and opportunities to heighten your Arts & Lectures experience. Please select a membership level and look forward to a full year of enjoyment!



Leadership Circle

$100,000+ Diamond

  • Recognition as Principal Sponsor of an event or entire artist engagement
  • Up to 10 complimentary tickets with prime seating for sponsored event(s)*
  • Customized benefits package tailored exclusively for you

Plus all benefits of lower levels

$50,000+ Platinum

  • Recognition as Patron Sponsor of an event or artist engagement
  • Up to 8 complimentary tickets with prime seating for sponsored event(s)*

Plus all benefits of lower levels

$25,000+ Gold

  • Recognition as Sponsor of an event in printed materials
  • Up to 6 complimentary tickets with prime seating for sponsored event(s)*
  • Voice recognition from the stage at sponsored event(s)

Plus all benefits of lower levels

$10,000+ Silver

  • Recognition as Co-sponsor of an event in printed materials
  • Up to 4 complimentary tickets with prime seating for sponsored event(s)*
  • Private opportunity (reception, dinner, private meeting) with a featured artist or speaker

Plus all benefits of lower levels

*Fair market value of tickets provided may affect portion of gift which is tax-deductible

Producers Circle

$5,000+ Executive Producer

  • Premier Seating privileges
  • Invitation to a post-performance Green Room meet-and-greet opportunity with a featured artist or speaker
  • Invitation to a reception at a private residence with a featured artist or speaker

Plus all benefits of lower levels

$2,500+ Producer

  • Priority Seating privileges
  • Invitation for two to A&L’s exclusive Season Announcement Party
  • Invitation to be a guest of A&L at a performance or lecture of the season

Plus all benefits of lower levels

$1,500+ Associate Producer

  • Preferred Seating privileges
  • VIP Ticket Concierge Service
  • Advance notice of selected events with early ticket-buying privileges
  • Invitation to three Producers Circle receptions with featured artists and speakers
  • Opportunity to attend master classes

Plus all benefits of lower levels

Circle of Friends

$1,000+ Director

  • Invitation to Annual Meeting featuring Report from the Director
  • Membership in the UC Santa Barbara Chancellor’s Council, with all attendant benefits, including complimentary campus parking and invitations to university events

Plus all benefits of lower levels

$500+ Partner

  • Invitation to an Intermission Champagne Reception in the Granada Founders Room

Plus all benefits of lower levels

$250+ Patron

  • Invitation to annual Donor Appreciation reception

Plus all benefits of lower levels

$100+ Friend

  • Name listing in donor honor roll in quarterly event programs

For information about additional giving opportunities and benefits, please contact the Arts & Lectures Campaign Office at 805-893-2174

Gifts are tax-deductible less the fair market value of benefits received. You may choose to decline benefits at the time you make your gift, in which case the full gift amount is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Thank you for your support of Arts & Lectures!