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Support Signature!

Signature is grateful for the generous support that its dedicated donors contribute each year. Become a Friend of Signature today to enjoy an array of exclusive benefits, including behind-the-scenes events and priority ticket service, depending on your giving level. 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.

Celebrate with us during Signature’s 25th Anniversary season by making a special donation of $250—and help us reach our goal of adding 250 members at the $250 level! At this level, you’ll be invited to attend behind-the-scenes events throughout this milestone season.

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 donation 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
STOCK: Please call Signature’s Development Office at 571 527 1828 for more information.

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.

For more information, please contact the Development Office at 571 527 1828 or development@signature-theatre.org.

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. Simply contact Deputy Director of Development/Director of Institutional Giving Erin Harms at 571 527 1827 or harmse@signature-theatre.org.

$120

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

$250 – NEW LEVEL!

Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Invitation to the First Glimpse for two (2) 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 – a special presentation from Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer and Managing Director Maggie Boland about the upcoming season, including live performances
  • Invitation to the First Glimpse for each show – an in-depth preview from the show’s director about their vision for the production, plus a Q&A with the cast and crew
  • 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 workd of Signature, including casting, scenic, costume, lighting and sound design. New Benefit!

$3,000

Benefits listed above, plus:

  • Recognition in every mainstage performance 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 and discussion with 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
  • Annual Cocktail Party with Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer, Managing Director Maggie Boland and special guests

$10,000

Benefi ts listed above, plus:

  • Invitation to a Signature Dinner with Artistic Leadership
  • Private Backstage Tour of Signature upon request
  • Opportunity to become a show sponsor