Become a Friend

The extraordinary success of the Historic Ritz Theatre as a regional performing arts center is due largely to the generous support of our FRIENDS of the Ritz. Your tax-deductible contributions help underwrite our world-class performances, help make the theatre available to local charitable groups free of charge, and most important, your donations will help more than 3,300 attend arts education activities at the Ritz this upcoming year.

2017 FRIENDS of The Ritz Campaign – Tax-deductible FRIENDS membership contributions are a critical funding source for The Ritz as a nonprofit regional performing arts and event center. FRIENDS contributions help underwrite expenses of first-class professional shows and maintain affordable ticket prices.
Most importantly, FRIENDS funding help fund Ritz arts education initiatives with areas schools that impacts over 5,000 students each school year. FRIENEDS benefits include priority seating with timely ticket orders, public recognition by name in all show playbills, along with an annual social event. 2017 FRIENDS membership contribution may be conveniently added to your Spring 2017 Season ticket order form. Annual membership levels are: $50 Individual/Family Friend, $100 Special Friend, $200 Friend Extraordinaire, $500 Ritz Benefactor, $1000 Ritz Legacy Patron. Of course any preferred gift level will be greatly appreciated.

As a FRIEND of the Ritz, you’ll receive priority seating, recognition in Ritz playbills, and invitations to special events.

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