1-877-549-SHOW (7469)
  • ADJUST TEXT
  • A
  • A
  • A

Join Friends of Gallagher Bluedorn

Become a Friend

Find your inspiration by being a Friend of the Gallagher Bluedorn!

Your Friends contribution:

  • Supports the Gallagher Bluedorn’s goal of artistic excellence in the performing arts
  • Educates and inspires area youth and enhances school curriculum
  • Ensures the future of the Gallagher Bluedorn and its ongoing service to the area
  • Supports vibrant and diverse programming; from the greatest classical music artists and Broadway shows to world music and children’s programming
  • Assists in allowing all Cedar Valley residents access to the performing arts
  • Increases your pride in UNI’s Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center – your center for the arts

Your Friends membership offers you numerous benefits at the following levels:

Matching gifts

Your contribution could be worth twice as much! Many area businesses match the tax-deductible donations of their employees. Obtain a matching gift form (available through your company’s personnel or community relations office), determine if your gift qualifies, and send the completed form in with your Friends membership.

PRODUCER ($2500 and Up)

  • Earliest ticket purchasing (up to two weeks before tickets go on sale to public)
  • Advance notification, and limited early ticket purchasing of add-on shows and special events
  • Two complimentary tickets to an Artist Series performance of your choice. These tickets may not be reserved until the public on-sale.
  • Ticketing concierge service, if desired
  • Parking in Producers Lot with member card
  • One cocktail party or dinner party with the executive director. There will be multiple cocktail parties and dinners planned per season from which to select.
  • Four beverage tickets per show
  • Membership Card that includes merchant offers
  • Friends News subscription
  • Name listed in program
  • Invitation to Preview Party (season announcement)

DIRECTOR ($1000 - $2499)

  • Earliest ticket purchasing (up to two weeks before tickets go on sale to public)
  • Advance notification, and limited early ticket purchasing of add-on and special events
  • Ticketing concierge service, if desired
  • Parking in Directors Lot with member card
  • One cocktail party with the executive director. There will be multiple cocktail parties per season from which to select.
  • Two beverage tickets per show
  • Membership Card that includes merchant offers
  • Friends News subscription
  • Name listed in program
  • Invitation to Preview Party (season announcement)

SUPPORTER ($500 - $999)

  • Early ticket purchasing (up to ten days before tickets go on sale to public) 
  • Advance notification, and limited early ticket purchasing of add-on shows and special events
  • Parking in Supporters Lot with member card
  • Two beverage tickets per show
  • Membership card that includes merchant offers
  • Friends News subscription
  • Invitation to Preview Party (season announcement)
  • Name listed in program

CONTRIBUTOR ($250 - $499)

  • Early ticket purchasing (up to one week before tickets go on sale to public) 
  • Advance notification, and limited early ticket purchasing of add-on shows and special events
  • Parking in Contributors Lot with member card
  • Two beverage tickets per show, twice per season
  • Membership card that includes merchant offers
  • Friends News subscription
  • Invitation to Preview Party (season announcement)
  • Name listed in program

PATRON ($125 - $249)

  • Early ticket purchasing (up to three days before tickets go on sale to public)
  • Advance notification, and limited early ticket purchasing of add-on shows and special events
  • Membership card that includes merchant offers
  • Friends News Subscription
  • Invitation to Preview Party (season announcement)
  • Name listed in program

Please note: While we welcome gifts at all levels, beginning this year (2017), Friends benefits will begin at $125. We will issue beverage tickets at every show in place of the Friends Lounge.

For more information or to receive a form, please call our development office at 319-273-3672.