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Support Signature!

Donate Today and Double Your Impact: We are excited to announce that The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation will match all new & increased donations—dollar for dollar!

Signature is grateful for the generous support that its dedicated donors contribute each year.

Your support ensures our ability to present a season of reinvented and newly discovered musicals and plays in our intimate settings, in addition to offering valuable education and outreach programming to thousands each year.

Join us or renew your gift today:

  • Support our 25th Anniversary Season and the actors, directors, designers, musicians, composers, and writers who bring theater to life
  • Enjoy an array of exclusive benefits, including behind-the-scenes events and personalized ticket services
  • Attract world-class talent like legendary composer John Kander and nine-time Grammy Award Winner Sheryl Crow
  • Double your gift immediately thanks to the generous matching grant from The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation!

To print a donation form, CLICK HERE. If you’d like to review a printable list of the Friends of Signature benefits and privileges, CLICK HERE (benefits also appear to the right). Be a part of something special!

Questions? 571 527 1828 or development@signature-theatre.org.

I would like to make a gift today:

ONLINE: Make your gift above (through our donation website Razoo) or visit the Network for Good website to donate to Signature.

MAIL: Download our pledge form HERE and mail to: Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206.

PHONE: Call the Development Office at 571 527 1828.

FAX: Download our pledge form HERE and fax to 571 845 0236.

COMBINED FEDERAL CAMPAIGN: Signature Theatre’s Charity ID is #56138

Signature Theatre is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization listed under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS. Your donation is fully tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Donors are entitled to privileges and benefits for one year from the date of the gift.

Corporate Matching Gifts

Did you know that over 90% of the companies in the DC Metro area offer employee matching gift programs? These important programs can double, or in some cases, triple, contributions made by a donor to Signature Theatre.

Both current and former employees of the following companies have helped sustain Signature’s artistic, outreach and education programming – all by filling out a simple form: AT&T, Bank of America, Boeing, Caterpillar, Eileen Fisher, ExxonMobil, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, IBM, Macy’s, McGraw Hill, Microsoft, Pfizer, Verizon, The Washington Post, Washington Gas and Wells Fargo.

We encourage you to check with your Human Resources office to find out if your company participates in a matching gift program and are more than happy to answer any questions you may have. Please contact Seth Fromal, Development Manager, at 571 527 1828 or development@signature-theatre.org.

friends of signature

benefits and privileges


$120

  • 15% discount for The Signature Shop and Ali's Bar (food and non-alcoholic beverages only)
  • Advance access to purchase tickets through Donor Pre-Sales
  • Subscription to the SigNews online newsletter


$250 New Level!

Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Invitation to the First Glimpse for two (s) shows during each season (see description below)
  • American Musical Voices Project (AMVP) workshop - opportunity to attend a private reading of a commissioned new musical (as available)
  • Special 25th Anniversary gift


$600

Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Invitation to Up Next: The Making of a Theater Season - announcement of the upcoming season, with musical highlights
  • Ivitation to the First Glimpse for each show - an in-depth preview from the show's director about their vision for production, plus a Q&A with the cast and design team
  • Recognition on signage in The Mead Lobby


$1,200

Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Access to personalized donor-only ticket services hotline
  • Opportunity to receive signed show posters from mainstage productions
  • Free ticket exchanges - all fees are waived for ticket changes, including upgrade and exchange fees
  • Invitation to Beyond the Stage - an exclusive sneak peek into the backstage world of Signature, including casting, scenic, costume, lighting and sound design


$3,000

Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Recognition in every mainstage show program
  • Invitation for two (2) to all Funders' Celebration performances (complimentary tickets), followed by an exclusive reception with the cast
  • Invitation to A Closer Look - a private event with the director and members of the artistic team from one of the season's shows


$5,000

Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Two (2) additional tickets to all Funders' Celebration performances and receptions (total of 4 tickets)
  • Invitation to attend a Technical Rehearsal
  • Invitation to the Annual Cocktail Party with Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer and Managing Director Maggie Boland. 


$10,000

Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Opportunity to become a show sponsor
  • Invitation to a private dinner with Artistic Leadership and special guest artists
  • Private Backstage Tour of Signature upon request