Your gift keeps us singing
Join the Chorus of A Thousand Supporters!
What Can My Gift Do?
- A gift of $25 provides teacher guides and materials for one in-school opera program.
- A gift of $50 provides a musical score for a chorus member for one opera production.
- A gift of $150 builds future opera audiences by providing two sponsored tickets for students to experience their first opera.
- A gift of $200 provides a wig and make-up demonstration for high school students.
- A gift of $500 underwrites a free community performance.
- A gift of $1,000 provides a performance of this season's School Touring Production of Pinocchio at a Milwaukee-area school.
- A gift of $2,500 provides the magic of wigs, make-up, and costumes for one of our leads.
- A gift of $5,00 grows the next generation of American opera stars by underwriting a talented Studio Artist to perform a role.
- A gift of $10,000 brings the voice of the entire chorus to a production.
- A gift of $25,000 would support one of our talented young Studio Artists for the entire season!
Please consider making a gift to our annual campaign, and add your voice to our chorus of supporters.
With questions about the Annual Campaign, contact Jill Bruss, Development Manager, at 414-291-5700x 212.
The Florentine Opera appreciates your generous support and is pleased to offer the following cumulative donor benefits:
$1 - $149
Our eternal gratitude and invites to meet the cast events and other special donor events
$150 - $499
Invites to meet the cast events and other special donor events
Your name(s) in the printed donor listing in all mainstage program
$500 - $999 (new)
All of the above, plus complimentary household passes to attend Champagne Receptions held during intermission of all mainstage productions
You may also choose to sponsor a school to receive a performance of our touring children's opera
$1,000 - $2,499 (new)
All of the above, plus special invites to a dress rehearsal
$2,500 - $4,999
All of the above, plus complimentary librettos for all mainstage productions
$5,000 - $ 9,999
All of the above, plus complimentary Marcus Center parking passes and invites to special Aria Society events and parties featuring entertainment by our stunning vocal artists
$10,000 - $14,999
All of the above, plus title page recognition as a matinee performance sponsor OR sponsor of a supporting artist or area of production, i.e. costume design, wigs and make-up, etc.
$15,000 - $24,999
All of the benefits, up to and including Aria Society membership, plus title page recognition as an opening night performance sponsor OR sponsor of a lead artist
$25,000 - $49,999
All of the benefits, up to and including Aria Society membership, plus your choice of recognition as sponsor of a performance or lead artist. You may also request a private vocal performance by Florentine singers at a party or soiree.
$50,000 - $74,999 (new)
All of the benefits, up to and including Aria Society membership, plus recognition as production sponsor
$75,000 - $99,000 (new)
All of the benefits, up to and including Aria Society membership, plus top billing as the presenting title sponsor of a mainstage production
Recognition for gifts at this level will be customized to name or support a special area of artistic creation at the Florentine Opera