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March is Membership Month!

With 18 performances this month, there is no better time that demonstrates the variety and caliber of events that Cal Performances brings to the Bay Area community each season. Your membership contribution helps us to raise the curtain on outstanding performances and provides thousands of schoolchildren and others with inspiring Education & Community Programs.

Become a Friend. Get Benefits.
Membership will enhance your experience of Cal Performances' Season and strengthen your personal connection to Cal Performances. Show your support for the performing arts by joining or renewing your membership in the Friends of Cal Performances with a gift of $100 before March 31, and enjoy these great benefits for the coming year including:

  • Opportunity to purchase single tickets for individual events in the 2014/15 season before the general public
  • Early ordering privileges for added performances throughout the 2014/15 season
  • Additional benefits are available at higher levels of giving

Member Events

Takacs Quartet Lecture/Demonstration
Donors at the $450 level or greater
Saturday, March 22, 11:30am
Hertz Hall
Rsvp to Jamie McClave at or 510.642.8395

Catch this special opportunity with the Takács Quartet hear from the artists directly about the Bartók Cycle they will perform at Cal Performances. Bartók's quartets have been at the very heart of Takács's repertoire since the group was founded in Budapest in 1975, and it was a recording of those works that put their name on the international map. Join us for this special lecture/demonstration with Takács Quartet.

Friends Appreciation Concert and Post-performance Reception with
Marcus Shelby Orchestra
Friday, May 2, 8pm
Zellerbach Hall
Rsvp to Jamie McClave at or 510.642.8395

Complimentary tickets to the performance are offered based on your current membership level and are available on a first come, first served basis.* To purchase additional tickets, please contact the ticket office at 510.642.9988

$100 level — please contact the ticket office at 510.642.9988 to purchase tickets
$225 or $450 levels — 2 complimentary tickets
$750+ levels — 4 complimentary tickets

* This offer is good for current Friends of Cal Performances or Producer's Circle members only. Ticket requests must be received by April 25 and specific seating requests (other than ADA needs) cannot be accommodated. All tickets will be held at will call and are available for pick-up an hour and a half before the performance; photo ID is required. Tickets cannot be transferred and/or exchanged for this event; no refunds on previously purchased tickets for this event. Offer is subject to availability.

Thank You Gifts

Drinks on Us!
Join or renew your gift during the month of March and we will send you 2 complimentary drink vouchers redeemable at Café Zellerbach at Zellerbach Hall.

Dream of Vienna!
When you renew your gift during the month of March we will thank you with this official recording of the Vienna Philharmonic's 2013 New Year's Concert conducted by Franz Welser-Möst. Just check the box on your renewal form you receive in the mail, or request in the notes section when you make your gift online. Contact the development office for more details 510.643.8783.

Give Now
To speak with a member of the development office about what level of giving might be right for you, call 510.643.8783.
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Ticket Office: 510.642.9988

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