Friends Benefits

FRIENDS of SCR enjoy the​se benefits

CONTRIBUTOR $75-$149

  • Complimentary invitation for two to all nine of SCR’s Inside the Season discussions, where members get a behind-the-scenes look at each show, including a Q & A with actors and technical artists and information on what made the production work. Contact the SCR Box Office to receive tickets for each discussion.
  • Subscription priority for seating upgrades or series changes when renewing for the upcoming season
  • Membership card for Friends-only discounts at the SCR Box Office, Theatre Shop and lobby Playwrights Bar
  • Fee-Free ticket exchange (subscriber and non-subscriber)
  • Full tax receipt

PATRON $150-$299

  • All of the Contributor benefits listed above, plus:
  • Priority registration to SCR's annual Theatre Trips program, an exclusive travel package to the U.K. or New York City with other theatre-lovers and avid travelers
  • SCR program recognition once each season
  • Priority to ​buy A Christmas Carol ​tickets and advance seating before the general public

GUARANTOR $300-$699 ($32 nondeductible)

  • All of the Contributor and Patron benefits listed above, plus: 
  • SCR program recognition for an entire calendar year
  • Complimentary invitation for two to attend a NewSCRipts reading of a new play in development
  • Invitation to attend one First Night Dinner and performance during the season.

For more information about how to join the Friends of SCR, call the Development Office at (714) 708-5590 or send an email.

DONOR CIRCLES

Members of the three Donor Circles support SCR with generous annual contributions that bring even more opportunities to meet SCR’s talented artists and enjoy an inside look at the creative process, with special services to enhance the theatre experience.

Members of the Donor Circles receive these benefits:

SILVER CIRCLE $​700-$1,399 ($​68 nondeductible) 

  • Contributor, Patron and Guarantor benefits listed above, plus these exclusive benefits: 
  • Personalized VIP Ticket Service when ordering or exchanging tickets, call 714-708-5579
  • Invitation to attend three First Nights Dinner and performance during the season​
  • Attend one free behind-the-scenes event during the season that gives you access to how SCR produces plays​

GOLDEN CIRCLE $1,​400-$2,799 ($104​ nondeductible) 

  • Contributor, Patron. Guarantor and Silver Circle benefits listed above, plus these exclusive benefits:
  • Invitations to five First Nights Dinners during the season. 
  • Invitation to subscribe (up to two seats) to SCR's First Nights ​series for both stages, followed by Cast Parties with the artists and major donors
  • Complimentary invitations to Golden Circle members-only events throughout the season

PLATINUM CIRCLE (Three levels)

BENEFACTORS $2,​800-$​5,499 ($​294 nondeductible) 

  • Contributor, Patron. Guarantor, Silver and Golden Circle benefits listed above, plus these exclusive benefits:
  • Invitation to subscribe (up to four seats) to SCR's First Nights ​series for both stages, followed by Cast Parties with the artists and major donors
  • Complimentary invitations to Platinum Circle members-only events throughout the season — exclusive theatrical, social and educational experiences with SCR company members
  • Complimentary tickets to all NewSCRipts readings
  • Invitation to attend SCR's Annual Dinner on the Segerstrom Stage, saluting season achievements, with major donors, trustees and artists
  • Two complimentary tickets to a First Nights performance

SPONSORS $5,500-$7,499 ($412 nondeductible) 

  • Contributor, Patron. Guarantor, and Silver, Golden and Platinum Circle benefits listed above, plus these exclusive benefits:
  • Opportunity to host a personalized SCR backstage tour for up to 20 guests
  • New York Ticket Service: Receive assistance in arranging tickets to SCR productions at New York theatres
  • Four complimentary tickets to a First Nights performance

PARTNERS $7,500-$9,999 ($4​12 nondeductible) 

  • Contributor, Patron. Guarantor, and Silver, Golden and Platinum Circle, plus Sponsor level benefits listed above, plus these exclusive benefits: 
  • Opportunity to host an evening at the theatre, with assistance from SCR, with dinner/cocktail arrangements, before or after the performance

To learn more about the Circles of SCR, please call Kirstie Jones, Assistant Director of Development, Individual Giving at (714) 708-5590 or email.


Photo: ​Matt Orduña, ​Rachel Charny, Hilary Ward, Nike Doukas and ​Rebecca Mozo in ​SCR's 201​​8 ​production of ​Sense and Sensibility. Photo by Jordan Kubat.