Corporate Giving and Sponsorship

Thank you to our 2018-2019 Sponsors

Sponsorships and Corporate Giving

The Tanya and Denny Glass 65th Anniversary Season

Join us and celebrate The Naples Players 65th Anniversary Season as one of the top community theatres in the nation. Sponsorship  opportunities are now available for our 2018-19 season! Your contribution as a corporate or individual sponsor/advertiser will be applauded by over 65,000 patrons annually knowing you made it possible for us to continue to make a significant impact on the cultural, educational and economic vitality of Naples and beyond. Whether as a supporter of a full season, a select production, or one of The Naples Players’ many education programs, we assure you that your contribution will be utilized efficiently and effectively and will help The Naples Players sustain its legacy.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OUR MEDIA KIT

To answer any questions or to discuss specifics please call Derek Perry, Development Director, (239) 434-7340 ext. 126 or at dperry@naplesplayers.org.

BECOME A CORPORATE PARTNER
(Sponsorship and advertising opportunities are now available for our exciting 65th Anniversary Season)
The Naples Players is proud to offer opportunities for companies of all sizes to reach our loyal audience. Sponsorships and Community Partnerships can be fully customized to best represent and benefit your organization and create engagements that community will enjoy. With a customized sponsorship, we’ll take your key marketing goals and align them with measurable objectives. You’ll enjoy official partner designation, the ability to reach a diverse audience and meaningful integration of your brand with our loyal patrons.

Your Sponsorship plays a critical role in allowing us to present a year filled with spectacular musicals, laugh-out-loud comedies and thoughtful dramas, in addition to supporting our program for hundreds of local students in performing arts education programs.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT AS A TNP PARTNER:

  • A year full of visibility for your organization in partnership with one of the most highly rated theatres of its kind in the Nation. (You are in good company with TNP.)
  • Reaching a diverse, engaged audience. (Many of our patrons are not only longtime TNP supporters, they also support our partners.)
  • Creating unique experiences for your clients, prospects and employees. (Wow them with show tickets, artist meet-and-greets and other extras.)
  • Year long opportunities for branding, marketing, and promotional and hospitality opportunities, employee and consumer engagement and much more.
  • Community partnership opportunities that put your organization on the red carpet.

YOUR SPONSORSHIP GOES EVEN FARTHER BY SUPPORTING:

  • Theatre education outreach that make performance opportunities a reality for the entire community.
  • Offering a variety of incredible shows and events.
  • Providing arts education through scholarships, classes, school programs and community outreach.

READY TO LEARN MORE?

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OUR 2018-19 MEDIA KIT

Contact Derek Perry, Development Director at 239-434-7340 Ext. 126

Sponsor a production in either Blackburn Hall or in the Tobye Studio and receive a range of benefits including credit in the annual program, all printed promotional materials and in our pre-show announcements. See a full list of sponsorship levels below.

For more information of the benefits of sponsorship please call Derek Perry, Development Director, (239) 434-7340 ext. 126 or at dperry@naplesplayers.org.

Take a look at our Guide to Gifting for a more comprehensive view of all the ways you can make a difference.

A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free (800-435-7352) within the State; or by visiting www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com.  Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the State.  CH3852.

This level will allow The Naples Players to make major investments in the “backstage” facilities that further the development of our performers and volunteers; and will allow us to create a specific meeting space to honor, train, and celebrate the community members that make The Naples Players unique.

As a Heart of the Community, you will enjoy these benefits:

  • Your Company/Family name on the renovated “backstage” entrance to the building
  • A full-page color ad in our season program
  • Inclusion on projections in our lobby for all shows and special events: minimum eight (8) productions.
  • Your Company/Family name placed on the Naples Players website with link to your website (if appropriate)
  • Company logo/Family name placed on the title page of each show’s program
  • Inclusion as the Heart of the Community in all season advertising, mailings, and literature (when space allows)
  • Twenty (20) Tickets during the run of each show
  • A special thank-you at each production’s opening night “Red-Carpet” event
  • A special grand-opening reception to show-off the new facilities
  • Inclusion on press releases, pictures, and information to kick-off The Naples Player’s new facility revitalization.
  • A special thank you at our upcoming Gala – February 6th, 2018
  • A special thank-you dinner prior to each production
  • Complimentary VIP service for Drinks to your seats
  • The opportunity to watch a production with the Stage Manager
  • Invitations to productions while in rehearsal

Presenting sponsorships enable The Naples Players to push the boundaries of the equipment, training, and materials available to the community. Accessibility devices, lighting and sound control, as well as costume and orchestra enhancements are only a fraction of the available benefit this sponsorship provides.

As a Presenting Sponsor, you will enjoy these benefits:

  • A Gold Star with your name on The Baker Stage “Walk of Stars”
  • All benefits of the $50,000 level (A gold vs silver star), PLUS
  • Your Company/Family name on the cover of the playbill.
  • Company logo/Family name placed above the title on the title page of each show’s program.
  • Inclusion as Presenting Sponsor in all season advertising, mailings, and literature.
  • A special thank-you at each production’s opening night “Red-Carpet” event
  • A special thank-you dinner prior to each production
  • Complimentary VIP service for Drinks to your seats
  • The opportunity to watch a production with the Stage Manager
  • Invitations to productions while in rehearsal

As our 65th Anniversary Season Sponsors Your exclusive support and leadership will make a substantial contribution to the outstanding quality of our entire anniversary season.

As our 65th Anniversary Season Sponsor, you will enjoy these benefits:

  • A Silver Star with your name in the theatre lobby.
  • Prominent sponsorship credit in our 65th Anniversary Playbill, website and eblasts to over 15,000 email subscribers
  • 30 VIP tickets (15 pairs) to be used for friends & clients during a Thursday-Saturday night performance the first week of all 9 65th Anniversary Season shows
  • Two-page spread advertisement in TNP’s 65th Anniversary Playbill that includes a full page advertisement and a full page donor profile ($7,000 value)
  • Logo and credit on all print advertising.
  • Sponsorship announcement/credit before each performance.
  • Inclusion on posters, digital screens and projections in and outside our theatre for all shows and special events.
  • Your Company/Family Name placed on The Naples Players website with link to your website (if appropriate.)
  • Company logo/Family Name placed on the title page of each show’s program
  • Inclusion as 65th Anniversary Season Sponsor in all season advertising, mailings, and literature.
  • A special thank-you at each production’s opening night “Red-Carpet” event.
  • Complimentary VIP service for Drinks to your seats.
  • Invitations to productions while in rehearsal.

Season Partners enable the Naples Players to engage more members of the community by creating larger ensembles; helping to cover the costs of additional costumes, microphones, and materials – and help to cover the expense of our nationally renowned College Internship program. 

As a Season Partner, you will enjoy these benefits:

  • A half-page color ad in our season playbill
  • Inclusion on poster projections in our lobby for all shows and special events: minimum eight (8) posters.
  • Your Company placed on the Naples Players website with link to your website (if appropriate)
  • Company Logo/Name placed on the title page of each show’s program
  • Ten (10) Additional Tickets during the run of each show
  • A dinner introduction to the interns from around the country
  • A special thank-you at each production’s opening night “Red-Carpet” event
  • Complimentary VIP service for Drinks to your seats
  • Invitations to productions while in rehearsal

Title Sponsors enable the Naples Players to fully realize a production, ensuring that designers and performers can maximize their creative intent without the concern for overly limited budgets.

As a Title Sponsor, you will enjoy these benefits:

  • All benefits of the 5,000 level, PLUS
  • Exclusive invitations to a rehearsal
  • Your Company/Family name listed as Title Sponsor on the show poster and projections on display in the lobby
  • Your company placed on The Naples Players website with link to your website (if appropriate)
  • Your company logo placed on the title page of each show’s program
  • Eight (8) Tickets to the run of the sponsored show
  • A special thank-you at each production’s opening night “Red-Carpet” event
  • Complimentary VIP service for Drinks to your seats
  • A special thank-you dinner with cast and crew from the production

Exclusive Sponsorship of a major musical held in Blackburn Hall.

  • Industry exclusive sponsorship
  • Prominent sponsorship credit in TNP playbill, website and eblasts to over 15,000 email subscribers
  • 50 tickets (25 pairs) to be used for friends & clients during a Thursday-Saturday night performance the first week of the play’s run
  • Full-page, full-color advertisement in TNP’s 65th Anniversary Playbill ($3,500 value)
  • Logo and credit on all print advertising
  • Sponsorship announcement/credit before each performance
  • 2 tickets for each regular play and 4 tickets for major musical productions during season.

Exclusive Sponsorship of a play held in Blackburn Hall.

  • Prominent sponsorship credit in TNP Playbill, website, and e-blasts to over 15,000 email subscribers
  • 30 tickets (15 pairs) to be used for friends & clients during a Thursday-Saturday night performance the first week of the run’s performances
  • Full-page, full-color advertisement in TNP’s 2018-2019 65th Anniversary Playbill ($3,500 value)
  • Logo and credit on all print advertising
  • sponsorship announcement/credit before each performance
  • 2 tickets for each play, and 4 tickets for each musical in the season

Adopting a Student enables the Naples Players to place a high-school student into intensive college preparation training, as well as additional performance opportunities to hone their crafts.

As an Adopt an Student sponsor, you will enjoy these benefits:

  • Exclusive invitations to a rehearsal
  • Your Company/Family name listed with the chosen student on the projections display in the lobby
  • Your company placed on The Naples Players website with link to your website (if appropriate)
  • Your company logo placed with the student’s bio in the playbill
  • Five (5) Tickets to the run of a show
  • A special thank-you at each production’s opening night “Red-Carpet” event
  • Complimentary VIP service for Drinks to your seats
  • A special thank-you dinner with your sponsored student.

Industry exclusive Sponsorship of a 65th Anniversary Tobye Studio Exclusive Play of your choice.

  • Prominent sponsorship credit in TNP Playbill, website, and e-blasts to over 15,000 email subscribers
  • 30 tickets (15 pairs) to be used for friends & clients during a Thursday-Saturday night performance the first week of the run’s performances
  • Full-page, full-color advertisement in TNP’s 2018-2019 65th Anniversary Playbill ($3,500 value)
  • Logo and credit on all print advertising
  • sponsorship announcement/credit before each performance
  • 2 tickets for each play, and 4 tickets for each musical in the season
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