Become a Festival Insider

Gifts from our friends ensure the consistency and future of the performances and programs that we all enjoy the most. Your support is invaluable to us as we work to create one of the largest artistic and cultural gatherings in New England.

Make a gift and you become a Festival Insider.

Festival Insiders are among our most cherished friends whose involvement ensures a consistency of programming and performances presented each year.

AND—Festival Insiders receive a variety of exciting year-round benefits!



Give Monthly

Give monthly. Join our Sustainers Circle by clicking DONATE NOW and making a recurring gift of any amount.


Insider Membership Levels

Give any amount to become a Festival Insider!
All Insiders receive...

  • Early access to information about Festival events
  • Access to Insider Pre-Sale


$100: Festival Friend
All the benefits of a Festival Insider, plus...

  • Waived ticket purchase fees and 10% off merchandise
  • Recognition in printed programs
  • 1 complimentary Festival t-shirt
  • Invitations to post-show toasts
  • 4 one-night passes to the Hospitality Lounge on the New Haven Green


$250: Festival Family
All the benefits of a Festival Friend, plus...

  • $5 off tickets (some exclusions apply)
  • Exclusive Festival Welcome Kit
  • 1 additional complimentary Festival t-shirt (2 total)
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Invitation to annual Backstage Tour & Happy Hour
  • 4 additional one-night passes to the Hospitality Lounge on the New Haven Green (8 total)


$500: Supporters Circle
All the benefits of Festival Family, plus...

  • Dedicated concierge ticket service and box office support 
  • Invitations to special behind-the-scenes experiences
  • 12 additional one-night passes to the Hospitality Lounge on the New Haven Green (20 total)


$1,000: Premiere Circle
All the benefits of Supporters Circle, plus...

  • Unlimited access to the Hospitality Lounge on the New Haven Green
  • Invitation to the Chairman’s Dinner for two

 

$2,500: Founders Society
All the benefits of Premiere Circle, plus...

  • Exclusive opportunities to connect with artists and speakers
  • Special complimentary “bring a guest” tickets to select performances
  • …and more!