Every donation in any amount is important to bringing world-class theater and education programs to the region. The Public's levels of giving are listed below along with the benefits offered at each level.

For more information regarding donation benefits and recognition, please contact Emily McCoy, Manager of Donor Relations, at 412.316.8200, ext. 716.



Donors at every level will receive an acknowledgment letter for their records.

UNDERSTUDY ($50 - $149)

  • Acknowledgement on our website and in our subscription series production playbills for 12 months
  • A one year subscription to our newsletter, PUBLICation

LEAD ACTOR ($150 - $249)

Understudy benefits, plus:

  • Invitation for two to the Shakespeare Monologue & Scene Contest Showcase of Finalists
  • Invitation to a Working Technical Rehearsal

PLAYWRIGHT ($250 - $499)

Lead Actor benefits, plus:

  • Invitation for 2 to one Opening Night Cast Party (Fair Market Value: $40)
  • Invitation for 2 to the Sneak Peek Party, our exclusive season reveal (Fair Market Value: $40)

PRODUCER ($500 - $999)

Playwright benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to a Private Dress Rehearsal
  • Two drink vouchers 




Questions regarding the benefits and recognition associated with gifts at the Director’s Circle levels can be directed towards Lauren Saunders, Director of Individual Giving, at 412.316.8200, ext. 722

BRONZE LEVEL ($1,000 - $2,499)

Producer benefits, plus:

  • Recognition in the theater's lobby for one year 
  • Two complimentatry tickets to one Opening Night Performance
  • Invitation for two to all subscription series Opening Night Cast Parties 
  • VIP concierge ticket service

SILVER LEVEL ($2,500 - $4,999)

Director's Circle-Bronze benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to join Marya Sea Kaminski & guest artists for a pre-performance dinner (plate fee applies)
  • Invitation for two to attend our Board of Trustees’ Holiday Party (Fair Market Value: $50)

GOLD LEVEL ($5,000 - $9,999)

Director's Circle-Silver benefits, plus:

  • A total of four complimentary tickets to a subscription series play 
  • Invitation to a run-through in The Public's Rehearsal Hall
  • Invitation to tour the scene shop with Marya Sea Kaminksi


In addition to the benefits mentioned above, individuals who support Pittsburgh Public Theater with a gift of $10,000 or more are given a unique opportunity to become a Sponsor and attach their name to a production, production element, or education program. Sponsorship benefits vary and packages will be customized to fit each individual and their level of support.


Pittsburgh Public Theater is a not-for-profit institution. Your gift is tax deductible to the full extent of the law less the Fair Market Value of the benefits you use.