How to become a ShenanArts Sponsor
ShenanArts is a non-profit (501-c3) organization. All donations are tax deductible.
It takes donations of all sizes to make sure that we can maintain quality program for our main stage and the Presbury Theatrical Training Program. There are two areas that you can donate to ShenanArts. There is an established Endowment fund that is maintained through Community Foundation of the Shenandoah or you can donate to the daily operations of the theatre by clicking the donation button on the main page. If you would like to talk to someone about how your donation can best be used for ShenanArts please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include DONATION in the subject line and a Board member will contact you to arrange a time for you to visit and discuss your options at ShenanArts.
There are a few remaining naming right at the nTelos theatre:
Lobby $ 15,000
Box office $ 10,000
Restrooms $ 5000 each
All are public spaces and include advertisement in all ShenanArts playbills.
If you are interested in discussing naming rights please email. Please include in the subject line NAMING RIGHTS and a Board member will contact you in a timely manner.
Many work places have a matching donation plan through there community outreach. If we can help you buy contacting your place of employment please feel free to contact us.
There are a variety of benefits that go with each level of giving. Listed below is the levels of giving and there benefits:
receives 2 complimentary tickets to a show
$100 - $499 Patron
receives 4 complimentary tickets to a show
$500 - $999 Director
receives 4 complimentary tickets to a show and an invitation to opening night receptions
$1000 - $4999 Super Star
receives 2 season passes, invitations to opening night receptions, and Birthday Celebrations
$5000 and above Corporate Donors
benefits commensurate with the donation to include season passes, opening night receptions and Birthday Celebrations.
Below you will find a list of regular expenses at ShenanArts:
Rent and utilities $5000 per month
Musical Rights $4000 per show
Straight Show Rights $ 1800 per show
Production cost for a musical $ 4000 per show
Production cost for a straight show $ 3000 per show
Maintenance and up keep $ 1000 per month
As you can see it takes a great deal to keep our theatre going. We need everyones help to maintain our quality programing!