Partner Benefits

A partnership with the Shakespeare Theatre Company will connect your brand and organization with a timeless cultural icon and STC, the nation’s premier classic theatre, for our audiences.

Audiences value corporate sponsorships more*:

Almost 40% of all consumers reported they were likely to purchase goods or services from corporations that support the arts, up from 31% in 2007. Respondents are also growing much more receptive to messaging from cultural sponsors: 53% in 2011 versus 32% in 2007.

Frequent attendees of theatre—who tend to be more educated, with higher incomes—are the most supportive of corporate sponsorship: 61% of frequent attendees say they are more likely to make purchases from corporations that support the arts.

The Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Corporate Giving team is well-versed in helping businesses identify targeted sponsorship opportunities.  For more information on sponsorship of the Company’s productions or programs and the associated benefits including branding, promotional and hospitality opportunities, please contact the Corporate Giving Office at 202.547.3230 ext. 2329 or by email.

* Information from Culture Track 2011 Report



These benefits should be used as a guide; we are happy to work with you on a customized proposal which places focus on any program(s) that meet your unique hospitality, entertainment, recognition, and access objectives.

For more information about corporate opportunities, contact the Corporate Giving Office, at 202.547.3230 ext. 2329 or by email.

To sponsor today please complete this application and fax it to 202.608.6381 or mail it to: Shakespeare Theatre Company, Attn. Corporate Giving Manager, 516 8th Street SE, Washington, DC 20003.