Corporate Support

Suporting City Theatre on the corporate level provides your business with unique opportunities to build brand equity, network, and entertain. Invite clients to experience engaging plays that are always brand new to Pittsburgh audiences. Provide your employees with ticket discounts. Reach an audience of well-educated, affluent professionals who are committed to the arts.

Donations July 1, 2016 – August 28, 2017

Benefits for sponsors vary, but packages typically include:

• Use of City Theatre’s Gordon Lounge for pre/post-show reception
• Invitations to corporate partnership reception
• Invitations to Opening Night celebrations
• Program advertisement(s) and acknowledgement
• Select number of complimentary tickets for season performances
• 20% employee discount for season performances

$50,000 + DIAMOND

Allegheny Regional Asset District
EQT Foundation
The Grable Foundation
The Heinz Endowments
Jack Buncher Foundation
The Philip Chosky Charitable and Educational Foundation
Richard King Mellon Foundation
The Shubert Foundation

$20,000 – $49,999 PLATINUM

The Fine Foundation
The Huntington National Bank
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, A state agency
Pennsylvania Department of Education
Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation
UPMC Corporate/UPMC Health Plan


$10,000 – $19,999 GOLD

The Buhl Foundation
Giant Eagle Foundation
Hilda M. Willis Foundation
PNC Financial Services Group
National Endowment for the Arts


$2,500 – $9,999 SILVER

American Eagle Outfitters Foundation
The Benter Foundation
Carmella’s Plates & Pints
The Anne L. & George H. Clapp Charitable & Educational Trust
Federal Home Loan Bank
FISA Foundation
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Levin Furniture
Meyer, Unkovic & Scott LLP
Pennsylvania Brewing Company
James M. and Lucy K. Schoonmaker Foundation
W. I. Patterson Charitable Fund





up to $2,499 BRONZE

Actors’ Equity Foundation, Inc.
Archie’s Bar
Carson City Saloon
Double Wide Grill
Excuses Unlimited Inc.
Fair Oaks Foundation, Inc.
Fuel & Fuddle Restaurant
Joseph and Violet Soffer Foundation
Local Bar + Kitchen
Pittsburgh Rugby Association, Inc.
Pittsburgh Steelers
Pittsburgh Whiskey Festival
Ranor Corporation
Nakama Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
Steel Cactus
Thai Me Up
Twelve on Carson
Waldron Private Wealth







To request a sponsorship tailored to your company’s needs, please contact Dianne Duursma, Development Officer-Community Giving  by email or by calling 412.431.4400 x278.

Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC)

This unique state program allows business owners to redirect their tax dollars to support nonprofits that improve educational opportunities for public school students. Participating business owners support City Theatre’s education initiatives at virtually no added cost!

EITC info and guidelines >