Donate

Stage West is a 501c-3 nonprofit organization supported, in part, by your tax-deductible donations.

Your contributions help to ensure the existence of world class live theatre and the artists who make, it for the North Central Texas community and her visitors.

Recurring Donations/ Monthly Giving

*** Make a recurring donation with your CREDIT CARD here. ***

Make a recurring donation from your CHECKING or SAVINGS ACCOUNT by printing this form and returning it to Managing Director Mark Shum - mark [at] stagewest.org (subject: SUSTAINER%20GIVING%20FORM) (Mark's Email)

One Time Donations

Make a one time donation here using your credit card.

or

You can send a check to

Stage West
821 W. Vickery Blvd,
Fort Worth, TX 76104

or

call us at 817-STG-WEST (784-9378) to donate by phone. 

NOTE:  If you wish to donate to the Jerry Russell Endowment or any other specific area of our theatre (educational scholarships, etc), you may designate your gift in the notes section during your check out.


Contributor Levels

Contributions at all the levels outlined below are gratefully acknowledged in Stage West’s programs or in our Contributors list.

*Muse $5,000 and up
*Producer $2,500 - $4,999
*Playwright $1,000 - $2,499
Director $500 - $999
Actor $250 - $499
Designer $100 - $249
Stagehand $50 - $99
Usher up to $49

*Patron Group Members

Contributors of $1000+ are part of our Patron Members Group.  Our 2017-2018 Patron Perks includes:

  • a year-long subscription to our Patron Star Newsletter
  • an exclusive invitation to the First Read-through of every play in the season
  • recognition on Patron Member lobby display and in our playbill
  • a free Non-alcoholic Beverage in the Lobby Café
  • a free Dessert in the Lobby Café
  • one backstage tour during the season play of your choice

Additional Individual Donation Perks:

Muse

$5000+

  • Perks from all levels below plus
  • 10 additional tickets to the season play of your choice (subject to availability)
  • Recognition in curtain speeches for the season

Producer

$2500-$5000

  • Perks from all levels below plus
  • Four tickets to final dress rehearsal for all main stage plays
  • Associate Producer Recognition in playbill for a play of your choice

Playwright

$1000-$2499

  • Perks from all levels below plus
  • Patron Member Status (includes exclusive newsletter and private event invitations such as first read-throughs of each season play)
  • Recognition on Patron Member lobby poster

Director

$500-$999

  • Recognition in our playbill
  • Free Non-alcoholic Beverage in the Lobby Café
  • Free Dessert in the Lobby Café
  • One backstage tour during the season play of your choice

Actor

$250-$499

  • Recognition in our playbill
  • Free Non-alcoholic Beverage in the Lobby Café
  • Free Dessert in the Lobby Café

Designer

$100-$249

  • Recognition in our playbill
  • Free Non-alcoholic Beverage from the Lobby Café

Stagehand

$50-$99

  • Recognition in our playbill

Usher

$1-$49

  • Thank you email!

Corporate Sponsorship Perks:

Stage West Benefactor $50,000+

  • Title Logo/Name Recognition for the Season on:
    • Production Postcards (7 produced per year, 3,000 of each mailed per production)
    • Playbills (about 2,000 per production)
    • Stage West Season Brochure (must commit prior to printing)
    • Stage West Website
    • Curtain Speeches Before Every Performance
  • Full Page Ad in Playbill for the Season
  • Preferred Employer Discount for all employees ($5 off single tickets, $10 off Season Tickets)
  • Opportunity to Host a Special Reception Before or After One Performance for Your Employees/Associates, Wine & Light Hors D’ Oeuvres Provided
  • A Behind-the-Scenes Tour of a Production of Your Choice
  • 10 Opening Night Tickets for Each Production in the Season (Includes post-performance reception)
  • 40 Additional Tickets to Each Production (Advance reservations required; subject to availability)
  • Access to the Stage West Theatre Lobby Café to entertain employees/associates before or after a performance

Season Sponsor $25,000+

  • Title Logo/Name Recognition for the Season on:
    • Production Postcards (7 produced per year, 3,000 of each mailed per production)
    • Playbills (about 2,000 per production)
    • Stage West Season Brochure (must commit prior to printing)
    • Stage West Website
    • Curtain Speeches Before Every Performance
  • Full Page Ad in Playbill for the Season
  • Preferred Employer Discount for all employees ($5 off single tickets, $10 off Season Tickets)
  • Opportunity to Host a Special Reception Before or After One Performance for Your Employees/Associates, Wine & Light Hors D’ Oeuvres Provided
  • A Behind-the-Scenes Tour of a Production of Your Choice
  • 8 Opening Night Subscriptions (Includes post-performance reception)
  • 20 Additional Tickets to Each Production (Advance reservations required; subject to availability)
  • Access to the Stage West Theatre Lobby Café to entertain employees/associates before or after a performance

Season Co-sponsor $15,000+

  • Title Logo/Name Recognition for the Season on:
  • Production Postcards (7 produced per year, 3,000 of each mailed per production)
  • Playbills (about 2,000 per production)
  • Stage West Season Brochure (must commit prior to printing)
  • Stage West Website
  • Curtain Speeches Before Every Performance
  • Full Page Ad in Playbill for the Season
  • Preferred Employer Discount for all employees ($5 off single tickets, $10 off Season Tickets)
  • Opportunity to Host a Special Reception Before or After One Performance for Your Employees/Associates, Wine & Light Hors D’ Oeuvres Provided
  • A Behind-the-Scenes Tour of a Production of Your Choice
  • 6 Opening Night Subscriptions (Includes post-performance reception)
  • 20 Additional Tickets to Each Production (Advance reservations required; subject to availability)

Producing Sponsor $10,000+

  • Title Logo/Name Recognition for the Season on:
    • Production Postcards (7 produced per year, 3,000 of each mailed per production)
    • Playbills (2,000 per production)
    • Stage West Season Brochure (must commit prior to printing)
    • Stage West Website
    • Electronic Signage on Addison Road
    • Curtain Speeches Before Every Performance
  • Half Page Ad in Playbill for the Season
  • Preferred Employer Discount for all employees ($5 off single tickets, $10 off Season Tickets)
  • 4 Opening Night Subscriptions (Includes post-performance reception)
  • 10 Additional Tickets to Each Production (Advance reservations required; subject to availability)

Co-producing Sponsor $5,000+

  • Title Logo/Name Recognition for the Season on:
    • Production Postcards (7 produced per year, 3,000 of each mailed per production)
    • Playbills (2,000 per production)
    • Stage West Season Brochure (must commit prior to printing)
    • Stage West Website
    • Curtain Speeches Before Every Performance
  • Half Page Ad in Playbill for the Season
  • Preferred Employer Discount for all employees ($5 off single tickets, $10 off Season Tickets)
  • 2 Opening Night Subscriptions (Includes post-performance reception)
  • 20 Additional Tickets to Production of Choice (Advance reservations required; subject to availability)

Associate Producing Sponsor $2,500+

  • Title Logo/Name Recognition for the Season on:
    • Production Postcards (7 produced per year, 3,000 of each mailed per production)
    • Playbills (2,000 per production)
    • Stage West Season Brochure (must commit prior to printing)
    • Stage West Website
    • Curtain Speeches Before Every Performance
  • Quarter Page Ad in Playbill for the Season
  • Preferred Employer Discount for all employees ($5 off single tickets, $10 off Season Tickets)
  • 2 Opening Night Subscriptions (Includes post-performance reception)
  • 10 Additional Tickets to Production of Choice (Advance reservations required; subject to availability)

Opening Night Sponsor $1,500+

  • Title Logo/Name Recognition in Season Brochure (must commit prior to printing)
  • Lobby Signage Recognition for Production of Choice
  • Sponsorship Recognition for Chosen Production on the Stage West Website
  • Private, pre-show Reception in Upstairs Lobby with Complimentary Wine & Light Hors d’Oeuvres (Stage West can accommodate a larger menu if desired, at an additional cost)
  • 20 Opening Night Tickets for the Production (Includes Pre-Performance Reception Detailed Above, and After-Party with Audience, Cast & Crew)
  • Preferred Employer Discount for all employees ($5 off single tickets, $10 off Season Tickets)

Contact Executive Producer Dana Schultes for more information: dana [at] stagewest.org (subject: Patron%20Level%3F) or 817-338-1777.


Additional Opportunities

Leave a Legacy

Legacy Gifts can go even further toward the pursuit of our mission. And a Legacy Gift is easier to make than you might think. If you have a will or estate plan, please consider including Stage West as a beneficiary. There are a variety of easy vehicles for making a Legacy Gift, including:

  • a bequest through your will
  • a gift annuity or charitable remainder trust
  • a gift of life insurance
  • a gift of trust income
  • a gift through your retirement plan

If you have already included Stage West as a beneficiary of a Legacy Gift, please let us know so that we may recognize your thoughtful generosity.


Our budget dollars:

While ticket sales are important, they only cover the plays themselves.  We still need the help of people like you to cover the general operating expenses that come with running a professional live theatre. Our 2017-18 Individual Donor goal is $281,893.  Our contributed income goal for the year is $517,393 of our total $1,025,273, or 50% of the 17/18 budget.