Corporate Giving: Corporate Sponsorship


Cal Performances tailors sponsor packages to meet the specific marketing, hospitality, and philanthropic objectives of its valued corporate sponsors. There are numerous creative opportunities for association with Cal Performances' acclaimed arts and education programs.

Below is a sampling of the many benefits Cal Performances offers its corporate sponsors.


At this level of giving, corporate sponsors are invited to participate in the sponsorship of a select artist* and enjoy the following associated recognition and hospitality benefits:

  • Backstage meet-and-greet with the sponsored artist (based on artist availability)
  • Twelve (12) complimentary tickets to your sponsored performance
  • Six (6) complimentary, reserved, parking passes
  • Name recognition in print advertising
  • On-site signage acknowledging your leadership support
  • Name recognition on the program book title page
  • Logo recognition on the event page of Cal Performances' website
  • 15% employee discount on tickets to select Cal Performances events

* Sponsorship levels range based on the profile of the sponsored artist or company, and the length of their engagement.


All benefits above, plus

  • Recognition in the Season Brochure and print materials throughout the season
  • Opportunity to sponsor a Special Event artist
  • Sponsor profile in program book
  • Option to be the exclusive corporate sponsor of select artist (excluding Special Event artists & multi-performance engagements)



All benefits above, plus

  • A total of 24 complimentary tickets to your sponsored performances
  • 10 complimentary, reserved, parking passes
  • Recognition benefits as described above
  • Tailored entertainment possibilities designed to offer your clients the chance to meet (or dine!) with the leading performers of our time. Options include backstage introductions, champagne toasts in the donor lounge, or converting our donor lounge into a private dining room prior to performances. All added event costs to be borne by sponsor.

For more information about Corporate Sponsorship, contact Elizabeth Kegley, Institutional Giving Manager, at 510.643.3060 or ekegley@calperformances.org.