Corporate & institutional partnerships

Corporate & institutional partnerships

Partner with Berkeley Rep

Reach your target demographics while supporting the Theatre’s high-quality productions and innovative arts education programs. Berkeley Rep offers a wide range of customized hospitality and recognition opportunities to help small businesses and large corporations express their philanthropic values, network with clients, acknowledge employee contributions, and reach their marketing goals.

Click the tabs above for a sampling of a few of the many benefits available for corporate partners. For more information, or to customize your partnership, please contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or dhepps@berkeleyrep.org.

For questions about foundation partnerships, please contact Cindy Cesca Yoshiyama at 510 647–2908 or cyoshiyama@berkeleyrep.org.

$1500-5999 level

Business Member · $1,500–5,999

Make a gift today and enjoy these benefits year-round:

Access

  • No-host invitations for two to all seven subscription season opening night performances and dinners throughout the season, with opportunity to bring additional guests; supporters at the $3,000–5,999 level receive one complimentary pair of tickets to an opening night performance of their choice, and one voucher good for a pair of tickets to a non-opening night performance (restrictions apply)
  • Special Theatre Events (one invitation for two): Attend special donor receptions with luminary artists and guest speakers, backstage tours, and other behind-the-scenes events throughout the season
  • Access to VIP seats in both theatres at Berkeley Rep, and to the John C. Mendel Room (the VIP donor lounge)

Discount

  • 20% discount on the rental of any Berkeley Rep space, including the courtyard and both theatres/lobbies

Thanks

Customize your partnership!

Contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or dhepps@berkeleyrep.org to hear more about fun and engaging team-building experiences volunteering at the theatre, arts education and outreach sponsorships through Berkeley Rep’s School of Theatre (including opportunities to underwrite the free teaching hour Berkeley Rep offers to every public school in the Bay Area, the Teen Council, and more), or special event sponsorships (including high-profile opening nights, the annual signature fundraising event, or Page to Stage).

$6000-11999 level

Corporate Partner · $6,000–11,999

Make a gift today and enjoy these benefits year-round:

Tickets

  • A pair of complimentary seats at a Berkeley Rep VIP opening night dinner and performance of your choice
  • Two vouchers each good for a pair of tickets to a non-opening night performance (restrictions apply)

Access

  • No-host invitations for two to all seven subscription season opening night performances and dinners throughout the season, with opportunity to bring additional guests
  • Special Theatre Events (one invitation for two): Attend special donor receptions with luminary artists and guest speakers, backstage tours, and other behind-the-scenes events throughout the season; includes exclusive Season Preview
  • Access to VIP seats in both theatres at Berkeley Rep, and to the John C. Mendel Room (the VIP donor lounge)

Discount

  • 20% discount on the rental of any Berkeley Rep space, including the courtyard and both theatres/lobbies

Thanks

Customize your partnership!

Contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or dhepps@berkeleyrep.org to hear more about fun and engaging team-building experiences volunteering at the theatre, arts education and outreach sponsorships through Berkeley Rep’s School of Theatre (including opportunities to underwrite the free teaching hour Berkeley Rep offers to every public school in the Bay Area, the Teen Council, and more), or special event sponsorships (including high-profile opening nights, the annual signature fundraising event, or Page to Stage).

$12000-24999 level

Sponsor · $12,000–24,999

Make a gift today and enjoy these benefits year-round:

Tickets

  • 10 complimentary VIP tickets to be used during the run of your sponsored production or throughout the season, with the opportunity to host a small pre-show reception in the John C. Mendel Room (the VIP donor lounge)
  • Four complimentary seats for the VIP opening night dinner and performance of your sponsored production
  • Three vouchers each good for a pair of tickets to a non-opening night performance (restrictions apply)

Access

  • No-host invitations for two to all seven subscription season opening night performances and dinners throughout the season, with opportunity to bring additional guests
  • Invitation for two to the cast party of your sponsored production following the closing night performance
  • Access to VIP seats in both theatres at Berkeley Rep, and to the John C. Mendel Room (the VIP donor lounge)
  • Invitations to special events throughout the season, including Page to Stage, special donor receptions with luminary artists and guest speakers, backstage tours, and other behind-the-scenes events throughout the season; includes exclusive Season Preview

Discount

  • Up to 50% discount on the rental of Berkeley Rep spaces, including the courtyard and both theatres/lobbies

Thanks

  • Your company name listed in the playbill, on the Berkeley Rep website, and on the corporate donor signage in both theatres for one year
  • Your company name associated with the event, program, or production of your choice in collateral materials; may include billboards, brochures, postcards, posters, event invitations, website, emails, and more
  • A corporate bio in the Berkeley Rep playbill for your sponsored production
  • Benefits at the Theatre for your employees

Customize your partnership!

Contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or dhepps@berkeleyrep.org to hear more about fun and engaging team-building experiences volunteering at the theatre, arts education and outreach sponsorships through Berkeley Rep’s School of Theatre (including opportunities to underwrite the free teaching hour Berkeley Rep offers to every public school in the Bay Area, the Teen Council, and more), or special event sponsorships (including high-profile opening nights, the annual signature fundraising event, or Page to Stage).

$25000-49999 level

Executive Sponsor · $25,000–49,999

Make a gift today and enjoy these benefits year-round:

Tickets

  • 20 complimentary VIP tickets to be used during the run of your sponsored production or throughout the season, with the opportunity to host a pre-show reception in the John C. Mendel Room (the VIP donor lounge)
  • Four complimentary seats for the VIP opening night dinner and performance of your sponsored production, and two complimentary invitations for a pair of VIP tickets and dinners for two other subscription season opening nights of your choice
  • Four vouchers each good for a pair of tickets to a non-opening night performance (restrictions apply)

Access

  • Invitation for four to the cast party of your sponsored production following the closing night performance
  • Access to VIP seats in both theatres at Berkeley Rep, and to the John C. Mendel Room (the VIP donor lounge)
  • Invitations to special events throughout the season, including Page to Stage, special donor receptions with luminary artists and guest speakers, backstage tours, and other behind-the-scenes events throughout the season; includes exclusive Season Preview

Discount

  • Up to 50% discount on the rental of any Berkeley Rep space, including the courtyard and both theatres/lobbies

Thanks

  • Your company logo listed in the playbill, on the Berkeley Rep website, and on the corporate donor signage in both theatres for one year
  • Your company logo associated with the event, program, or production of your choice in collateral materials; may include billboards, brochures, postcards, posters, event invitations, website, emails, and more
  • Your company logo published in every 5x4 inch or larger ad for sponsored production
  • A corporate bio in the Berkeley Rep playbill for your sponsored production
  • Benefits at the Theatre for your employees

Customize your partnership!

Contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or dhepps@berkeleyrep.org to hear more about fun and engaging team-building experiences volunteering at the theatre, arts education and outreach sponsorships through Berkeley Rep’s School of Theatre (including opportunities to underwrite the free teaching hour Berkeley Rep offers to every public school in the Bay Area, the Teen Council, and more), or special event sponsorships (including high-profile opening nights, the annual signature fundraising event, or Page to Stage).

$50000-99999 level

Lead Sponsor · $50,000–99,999

Make a gift today and enjoy these benefits year-round:

Tickets

  • 30 complimentary VIP tickets to be used for a private event or throughout the season, with the opportunity to host a pre-show reception in the John C. Mendel Room (the VIP donor lounge)
  • Nine pairs (18 total) complimentary seats for VIP opening night dinners and performances of subscription season shows; up to six seats may be used at once, with the opportunity to purchase additional tickets and dinners
  • Five vouchers each good for a pair of tickets to a non-opening night performance (restrictions apply)
  • Invitation for four to closing night of a production of your choice, including complimentary premium seats at the closing night performance, followed by the cast party

Access

  • Access to VIP seats in both theatres at Berkeley Rep, and to the John C. Mendel Room (the VIP donor lounge)
  • Invitations to special events throughout the season, including Page to Stage, special donor receptions with luminary artists and guest speakers, backstage tours, and other behind-the-scenes events throughout the season; includes exclusive Season Preview

Discount

  • Up to 50% discount on the rental of any Berkeley Rep space, including the courtyard and both theatres/lobbies

Thanks

  • Your company logo listed in the playbill, on the Berkeley Rep website, on season calendars and guides, and on the corporate donor signage in both theatres for one year
  • Your company logo associated with the event, program, or production of your choice in collateral materials; may include billboards, brochures, postcards, posters, event invitations, website, emails, and more
  • Your company logo published in every 5x4 inch or larger ad for sponsored production or program
  • A corporate bio in the Berkeley Rep playbill for your choice of three productions
  • Benefits at the Theatre for your employees

Customize your partnership!

Contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or dhepps@berkeleyrep.org to hear more about fun and engaging team-building experiences volunteering at the theatre, arts education and outreach sponsorships through Berkeley Rep’s School of Theatre (including opportunities to underwrite the free teaching hour Berkeley Rep offers to every public school in the Bay Area, the Teen Council, and more), or special event sponsorships (including high-profile opening nights, the annual signature fundraising event, or Page to Stage).

$10000+ level

Season Sponsor · $100,000+

Achieve the highest level of visibility among Berkeley Rep’s 200,000 patrons by partnering with Berkeley Rep for an entire seven-play subscription season. Your company’s logo will appear on marketing materials throughout the year, on the website, and in emails, and you will be acknowledged in press releases and advertisements as an important patron of the arts.

For more information and to discuss customized benefit packages, please contact Daria Hepps at 510 647–2904 or dhepps@berkeleyrep.org.