For a quarter-century, The Robey Theatre Company (“Robey”) has been committed to cultivating artists of color and to producing high quality, theatrical performances. Led by the continuing active engagement of its founding partners, noted theatre veterans and screen actors, Danny Glover and Ben Guillory, Robey has developed numerous award-winning plays over its twenty-five-year seasons.
The organization is dedicated to fostering a community of emerging playwrights by supporting their development as artists and by producing and directing their original theatrical works. In celebration of its 25th Year of Excellence in Black Theatre, Robey will be hosting a year of prestigious events that are now available for sponsorship. More than 10,000 people are expected to participate in the specially cu- rated events which offer a variety of marketing opportunities to Corporate Partners, Official Sponsors and Supporters.
The organization consistently attracts audiences comprised of community leaders, elected officials, celebrities, corporate executives, philanthropists, and Robey’s consumer donor base. Robey also targets services to many underserved communities including veterans, seniors, students and teachers.
As one of Los Angeles’ premiere, award-winning African-American Arts organizations, The Robey Theatre Company provides its sponsors with unparalleled expo- sure to the tremendous social, cultural and economic impact of the African-American community: offering benefits including unique branding opportunities, media placement and access to Robey’s audience members. All benefits may be customized to suit the sponsor’s needs and the specific event.
The Robey Theatre Company’s 25th Year Anniversary offers a unique opportunity for corporations to partner with one of the nation’s foremost black-led theatre organizations. Your Business or Corporation is invited to become a Silver Anniversary Partner and Sponsor. As a Silver Anniversary Sponsor, your contribution, will greatly impact and enrich Los Angeles’ African-American community through the Arts, and will serve as a reflection of the tremendous philanthropic giving.
Additionally, Silver Anniversary Sponsors will make significant, visible impact, in local and statewide markets. And your Corporation’s brand would be associated with The Robey Theatre Company’s longstanding commitment to high quality artistic achievement.
Robey’s 25th Year Anniversary Official Sponsor Levels and Benefits:
$50,000 to be the Presenting Sponsor for all events in 2019.
$25,000 to be a Title Sponsor of for all events in 2019, or of a single full production of the Sponsor’s choice.
$10,000 to be a Major Sponsor of all events in 2019 or, of the opening night of the 2019 The Paul Robeson Theatre Festival: A Robey Retrospective
$5,000 to be listed as a Supporting Sponsor of all events in 2019 or, of a single special event of Sponsor’s choice.
Additional Sponsorship Opportunities
- For a donation of $3,500, you can sponsor a Robey Round Table gathering. Two gatherings are planned for 2019 and will feature experienced theatre contributors in a discussion about the historical significance of Black Theatre and the need for its on-going support.
- For $500, your donation will sponsor a deserving participant (student) in a ten-week session (Fall, Spring, Summer) of The Robey Theatre Company’s Playwrights Lab or Advanced Scene Study Workshop with Ben Guillory. Three ten-week sessions are offered per year. Or for $5,000 you can sponsor an entire ten-week session.
- You may also sponsor tickets for undeserved or low-income theatre enthusiasts. Group tickets are available for parties of 10 or more, as well as, discounted tickets for seniors, students, veterans and educators. For a discounted donation of $1,600, you can sponsor an entire night of any single production.
If you would like to become a sponsor, you can download our Sponsorship Packet here.