2015-2016 Season Donor Benefits
Donors receive all benefits of their giving level, plus all benefits of lower giving levels.
$25,000 and up (Season Co-Producer)
• Photo recognition in the program book and on surtitle screens for all operas
• A private dinner party with principal artists
$5,000 - $24,999 (Co-Producer)
• Access to the McCorkle Lounge on the 3rd floor of the Opera House
• The opportunity to co-produce a different opera for each $5,000 gift increment (one opera at $5,000, two operas at $10,000, and so on).
• Photo recognition in the program book and on surtitle screens, corresponding with opera selection.
• A private dinner onstage, and more!
$3,000 - $4,999 (Benefactor)
• One McCorkle Lounge Guest pass (for two people) - New Benefit!
• Picture in the Winter Program book - New Benefit!
$2,000 - $2,999 (Ambassador) – New Level!
• Two admissions to the Dress Rehearsals of three Winter 2016 productions (Così fan tutte, Fidelio, and The Battle of Legnano)
$1,000 - $1,999 (Regent)
• Two admissions to the Dress Rehearsal of two Winter 2016 productions (Così fan tutte and Fidelio)
• Reception in McCorkle Lounge with Principal Artists after the Artists Choice Concert
• Gonye Opera Club Discount*
$500 - $999 (Associate)
• Two admissions to the Dress Rehearsal of one Winter 2016 production (Così fan tutte)
$350 - $499 (Patron)
• STAR Lapel Pin
• Invitation to Special Events
$250 - $349 (Sustainer)
• Invitation to the STAR Coffee and Lecture
$150 - $249 (Sponsor)
• Your Name Listed in the Program Book
$75 - $149 (Donor)
• Complimentary Subscription to Sarasota Opera’s Libretto Newsletter
• Invitation to the Apprentice Welcome Concert
(Should you take advantage of the Opera Club discount, an additional $225 would not be deductible.)
Ticket sales cover less than half the cost of producing world-class opera.
For more information or to donate, please contact Sarasota Opera’s Development Department:
(941) 366-8450, or mail your contribution to:
Sarasota Opera, Development Dept,
61 N. Pineapple Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236.
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