Sponsorship & Buy-Out Opportunities for the 2017-2018 Season


Below is an overview of Jewel Box Theatre sponsorship, buy-out, or fund-raising opportunities. For more information, please contact Cindy Garfein, President, Jewel Box Theatre Board of Directors, at (206) 550-0027 (cell) or cindy@rpmteam.com.

Season Sponsorship Package

Main Stage Presenting Season Sponsor for 2017-2018
The Jewel Box Theatre is offering one organization the special opportunity to sponsor all six of its main stage plays during the 2017-2018 Season, which runs from September 2017 through August 2018. The sponsorship includes six shows (plays and musicals) with a total of 72 performance dates. The theater attracts more than 5,000 patrons each season.

Investment: $2,500 Benefits: Tickets and special recognition with sponsorís name or logo on all promotional materials for six main stage plays throughout the season as follows:
  • Special recognition poster in the theater during the entire season with sponsorís name and logo.
  • Special recognition poster provided to the sponsor for their office lobby or customer counter.
  • Sponsor's brochures and business cards available for theater patrons.
  • 36 complimentary tickets (six for each of six shows)
  • Season-long recognition on large vinyl banners in front of theater (individual banners for each show).
  • Season-long recognition on posters (75 posters for each show distributed throughout the community and on Washington State Ferries).  
  • Season-long recognition on ticket reservation message.
  • Season-long recognition on theater website.
  • Season-long recognition in playbills at 72 performances.
  • Season-long recognition in printed newsletter sent to 2,600 patrons three times per year.
  • Season-long recognition in e-newsletter sent weekly to 1,200 patrons.
  • Season-long acknowledgement during curtain speeches prior to each main stage show (72 performances).
  • A 10% discount on display advertising in the theater’s Season Program.

Individual Play Sponsorship Packages*

Main Stage Gold Exclusive Sponsor
Exclusive sponsorship of one play during the season (9-15 performances).

Investment: $1,500 Benefits: Tickets and special recognition with sponsorís name or logo on all promotional materials as follows:
  • Special recognition poster in the lobby for all performances sponsored.
  • Sponsor's brochures and business cards available for all theater patrons.
  • 14 complimentary tickets good for any performances during the show’s run.
  • Recognition on large vinyl banner in front of theater.
  • Recognition on ticket reservation message.
  • 75 posters displayed throughout North Kitsap.  
  • Website acknowledgement.
  • Playbills at performances.
  • Newsletter sent to 2,600 patrons & supporters.
  • Online newsletter sent weekly to 1,200 patrons & supporters
  • Acknowledgement during curtain speech prior to each performance.

Main Stage Silver Co-Sponsor
Co-sponsorship of one play during the season (9-15 performances).

Investment: $750 Benefits: Tickets and special recognition with sponsorís name or logo on all promotional materials as follows:
  • 10 complimentary tickets good for any performances during the run.
  • Sponsor's brochures and business cards available for all theater patrons.
  • Website acknowledgement.
  • Recognition on ticket reservation message.
  • Playbills at performances.
  • Newsletter sent to 2,600 patrons & supporters.
  • Online newsletter sent weekly to 1,200 patrons & supporters
  • Acknowledgement during curtain speech prior to each performance.

Main Stage Bronze Co-Sponsor
Co-sponsorship of one play during the season (9-15 performances).

Investment: $600 Benefits: Tickets and special recognition with sponsorís name or logo on all promotional materials as follows:
  • 8 complimentary tickets good for any performances during the run.
  • Sponsor's brochures and business cards available for all theater patrons.
  • Website acknowledgement.
  • Recognition on ticket reservation message.
  • Playbills at performances.
  • Newsletter sent to 2,600 patrons & supporters.
  • Online newsletter sent weekly to 1,200 patrons & supporters
  • Acknowledgement during curtain speech prior to each performance.

*Individual show sponsors that sponsor more than one play during a season receive a 10% discount on subsequent sponsorships.


Second Stage Sponsorhips: Play Readings, Storytelling, Radio On-The Air, and Musical Reviews

The Jewel Box offers opportunities to sponsor its second stage shows, including one or more of the following series throughout the season:

  • Jewel Box Christmas — a special Christmas production (3 performances)
  • A series of Play Readings, Storytelling, and Live Radio Theater Performances
Investment:
$1,000 for exclusive sponsorship or
$500 for co-sponsorship of a series.
Benefits: Tickets and special promotional recognition with name or logo as follows:
  • Either 20 or 10 complimentary tickets per series depending on sponsorship level.
  • Website acknowledgement.
  • Sponsor's brochures and business cards available for all theater patrons.
  • Newsletter sent to 2,600 patrons & supporters.
  • Online newsletter sent weekly to 1,200 patrons & supporters.
  • Logo on large vinyl banner in front of theater.
  • Acknowledgement during curtain speech prior to each performance.

Exclusive Buy-Out or Fund-Raising Package

Organizations may buy-out a show at the theater at a discount for one night and give away the tickets to thank customers, employees or others important to their success. Or nonprofit groups may buy-out a show at the theater at a discount to host special fund-raising events, including reselling seats at a higher price to raise money.

Examples of charitable organizations that have taken advantage of our special buy-out and fund-raising opportunities include: Poulsbo Rotary, Martha & Mary, First Lutheran Church of Poulsbo, North Kitsap Fishline, Kitsap Physical Therapy, Knights of Columbus, Coffee Oasis, and Kingston Kiwanis. These organizations have had successful fund-raising and friend-raising events at the theater, raising thousands of dollars.

Investment:
$1,000 for Main Stage Play (100 seats @ $10 per seat)
Benefits: Exclusive performance and use of the theater for one night.
  • 100 tickets (sell-out) for one show, preferably opening weekend. A great way to thank customers, employees, or to raise funds for your organization.
  • Acknowledgement during curtain speech prior to the performance.
  • Coffee and cookies served in the lobby at intermission.
  • Ability to use the theater in special ways before or after the show, such as including a silent auction in the lobby or offering guests catered food and drinks in the lobby before or after a show, or in other ways with approval of the theater. (The theater provides a house manager to oversee the facility. Organizations are responsible for providing their own event staff and arranging for their own licensed catering and serving needs, set-up, clean-up, and necessary event/alcohol permits. Only food prepared in licensed commercial kitchens may be served and those serving food and alcohol must have proper state permits. Please, no food or drinks are allowed in the theater auditorium.)