Annual Fund

The Annual Fund helps further all aspects of our mission, including world-class performances, training for the next generation of dancers, and inspiring community education programs for all.

Donors receive special benefits and exclusive opportunities, including:

CHAMPION $1,500-$2,499
AFICIONADO $1,000-$1,499
DEVOTEES $500-$999
OF THE BALLET $75-$249
Advance notice of Philadelphia Ballet news and special events
Invitation for 2 to fully-staged dress rehearsal (1-2 annually)
Discounted tickets to select performances throughout the season
Invitation for 2 to VIP cocktail reception + tech rehearsal (1 annually)
Program Recognition
Signed Pointe Shoes
Pre-performance and intermission receptions at Academy of Music
VIP concierge ticket services
Complimentary tickets (2) to Art of Coaching Masterclass (1-2 annually, ticketed for non-donors)


• Advance notice of PAB news and special events
• Exclusive donor guide


Benefits listed above, plus:
• 2 admissions to afternoon dress rehearsals


Benefits listed above, plus:
• Evening wine and cheese reception and technical rehearsals
• 4 admissions to afternoon dress rehearsals


Benefits listed above, plus:
• Year-round listing in Playbill
• Pair of autographed pointe shoes from your favorite dancer
• 6 admissions to afternoon dress rehearsals


Benefits listed above, plus:
• VIP ticket services


Benefits listed above, plus:
• Invitation to watch a working rehearsal at PAB studios

Leadership Barre Society

The Leadership Barre Society comprises our strongest supporters whose annual investments of $2,500 or more contribute significantly to Philadelphia Ballet’s success and sustainability. The generosity of our Leadership Barre helps us attract and retain world-class dancers, choreographers, and musicians, as well as invest in new, innovative works.

Leadership Barre members receive all annual fund supporter benefits, as well as the additional opportunities below:

PLATINUM $15,000-$24,999
GOLD $10,000-$14,999
SILVER $5,000-$9,999
BRONZE $2,500-$4,999
Pre-performance and intermission receptions at Academy of Music
Invitations to exclusive events and opportunities throughout the year
Advance announcements of dancer casting for all productions
Invitation to view a studio rehearsal
Opportunity to be recognized as pointe shoe sponsor of a female dancer
Underwriting recognition for a production of your choosing
Opportunity to sponsor and name a Corps dancer's position


• Prosecco intermission with the Artistic Staff*
• Academy of Music backstage tours
• 2 parquet/orchestra performance tickets
• Invitations to various events in intimate settings


Benefits listed above, plus:
• Exclusive private party with dancers and artistic staff
• Recognition as a pointe shoe sponsor for an entire season


Benefits listed above, plus:
• Performance opening night celebratory dinner


Benefits listed above, plus:
• Season opening exclusive reception with the dancers


$25,000 and above
Benefits listed above, plus:
• Benefits and opportunities tailored to your interests**

For more information about the Leadership Barre Society, please contact Zac Joseph, Director of Development, at 445.544.8415 or [email protected]

Please note that the benefits and opportunities above may be subject to change as we navigate new policies with our venues and partners. Our priorities are to ensure the safety of our artists and audiences while inspiring and connecting with our donors.

Donors who make gifts through a Donor-Advised Fund receive only benefits without a significant fair market value, such as recognition in the printed program.

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