Photo: Michael Linsmeier.
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DIRECTOR'S CIRCLE ($10,000 - $24,999)

Director’s Circle was created to support the vision of establishing OBT as a premiere ballet company in the United States, defined by its own unique style as presented in a wide-ranging repertoire. Membership in Director’s Circle has been established for an intimate group of supporters who annually contribute $10,000 - $24,999.

In gratitude for this outstanding level of support, Director’s Circle offers its members a number of exclusive benefits. Members will enjoy gatherings with fellow supporters committed to the highest quality of ballet technique and repertoire.


  • Invitation to the Director’s Circle Member Dinner
  • Opportunity to be recognized as sponsor of a Soloist Dancer
  • Lunch with Artistic Director at OBT Studios
  • Opportunity to attend a studio tour and private rehearsal at OBT’s Studios
  • Plus all the benefits listed below


  • Invitation to all Opening Night Parties with Artistic Director and OBT dancers
  • Backstage tour customized to your interests by request
  • Opportunity to be recognized as sponsor of a Company Artist Dancer
  • Signed pointe shoes from an OBT Ballerina of your choice
  • Invitation to all OBT Dress Rehearsals by request
  • Invitation to one Opening Night Party with Artistic Director and OBT dancers
  • Invitation to Pointe Society Lounge, a private intermission reception for select performances
  • Parking voucher for performances at Keller
  • Invitation to exclusive Season Unveiling Party
  • Personalized VIP ticketing service
  • Opportunity to be recognized as sponsor of an Apprentice Dancer
  • Complimentary coat check
  • Access to studio tours and rehearsals
  • Invitation to one Pointe Society Lounge reception per year
  • One post-performance behind-the-scenes backstage tour by request
  • Invitation to two OBT Dress Rehearsals of your choice by request
  • Subscriber single ticket discounts
  • Invitation to one Dress Rehearsal by request
  • With subscription, two seats at Invitational Studio Rehearsals
  • Ticket subscription and renewal priority
  • OBT’s e-newsletter with special offers
  • With season subscription, two seats at one Invitational Studio Rehearsal selected by OBT
  • Recognition in the OBT Playbill

*Benefits are valid for 12 months from qualifiying gift date.

DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT: If you work for a company with a Matching Gift Program, you may be able to double your contribution!  Ask your employer if they will match your gift to OBT.


To learn more, please contact the Development Office at 503.227.0977
or email giving@obt.org

Director's Circle Events


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