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Become a Sponsor //

Help Our Artistic & Outreach Programs Thrive

As a nonprofit organization, our work is made possible by the incredible support of those in the Upstate.

We offer various sponsorship opportunities here at The Warehouse Theatre, each with its own impact and benefit. We welcome meeting with you to discuss your interest in The Warehouse Theatre and how we can match your objectives to our unique programs.

Main Stage Sponsorships //

Join the Jean T. and Heyward G. Pelham Foundation and the Harriet Wyche Endowment and become a Main Stage sponsor for The Warehouse Theatre. Our Main Stage sponsorship levels range from $5,000 – $25,000. Tax deductibility of sponsorship depends on packages and benefits selected.

Exclusive Sponsorship

  • $15,000 for plays
  • $20,000 for musicals

Shared Sponsorships

Presenting Sponsor:

  • $10,000 for plays
  • $15,000-25,000 for musicals

Associate Sponsorships:

  • $5,000 for plays (limit 3)
  • $5,000 for musicals (limit 4)

Education Sponsorships //

These opportunities are just a sample and can be customized based on the impact you would like to make with your donation!

Sponsor a Program

Sponsor our teaching artists to work with a specific school group or community organization. One or two day residencies of our Applied Theatre Program or This Wooden O are available.

Sponsor Our Connection Series
(Presenting Sponsorship available at $5,000)

Bring our Main Stage to the Main Street of Greenville with a community discussion about important themes related to the upcoming show. Learn more about our Connections Series.

Sponsor our In-School Education Program, “This Wooden O”
(Presenting Sponsorship available at $10,000)

Empower 3rd grade, middle school, and high school English students to use Shakespeare’s language and uncover the action behind his words, then get them out of their desks and up on their feet. Learn More about This Wooden O.

Provide Operational Support

Sponsorship of our educational programs enables us to reach new areas and expand our programming.

Sponsor an Applied Theatre Program
(Opportunities starting at $2,500)

  • HASCI – Help recovering Head and Spinal Cord Injury adults be seen and heard by creating an original play with our teaching artists
  • Spectrum Theatre Program – Partner with Applied Theatre Center and our teaching artists to produce Shakespeare’s plays with young adults with autism specifically interested in theatre
  • Bridges to a Brighter Future – Collaborate with our teaching artists to enhance Bridges students’ essays for college admission to exploring situations students may face in college or the real world through guided role play.

Learn more about Applied Theatre.

Sponsor a Touring Show
(Presenting Sponsorship opportunity at $15,000)

Presenting Shakespeare’s plays the way he intended: to be seen and heard live on a stage, instead of read on a page. Every year, we bring a fully-realized Shakespeare production to middle and high school students throughout the state, reaching 3,500+ audience members. We trim the show to a swift 75 minutes, then use a small ensemble of 6 artists who are in charge of acting, setting up the stage, teaching workshops, and hosting talk backs. Learn more about our Tours.

Upstate Shakespeare Festival Sponsorships //

Help us bring the arts to our community by supporting the Upstate Shakespeare Festival! Our sponsors help ensure that performances remain free to the public.

Presenting Sponsor: $10,000

Supporting Sponsor: $5,000

Annual Fundraiser Sponsorships //

Sponsor a table at our annual fundraiser event to receive a premium seating location, guaranteed reserved table with seats for your guests, name or company logo recognition on table centerpieces.

  • Table of 6: $1050
  • Table of 8: $1400
  • Table of 10: $1750

Start the Conversation

We’d love to discuss how you or your company can get involved as a Warehouse Theatre sponsor.