Support

The National Theatre Corporation is the 501(c)(3) non-profit entity responsible for the continued operation and preservation of The National Theatre. Donations to The National Theatre Corporation help fund necessary capital improvements and maintenance to preserve this historic facility. Additionally, contributions support free community and educational programming, and make possible the management of a vast, content-rich archive.

Friends of The National

Become a Friend of The National Theatre (FONT) by selecting one of the following membership levels. Every level includes a Friends-Only Digital Newsletter with Insider Information, website recognition, advance notice of the performance calendar, and ticket priority for subscription packages*.

Associate

Membership Includes:

  • Friends-Only Digital Newsletter with Insider Information
  • Website Recognition
  • Advance notice of performance calendar

Sustainer

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Associate Membership PLUS…
  • Recognition in The National Theatre Playbill for one year
  • Special National Theatre Foundation Gift

Patron

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Sustaining Membership PLUS…
  • FONT Patron Card

Benefactor

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Patron Membership PLUS…
  • National Theatre tumbler

Circles

Please consider joining us in our efforts to maintain our 185-year tradition of providing powerful cultural programming for the greater Washington community by becoming part of our family with a Circle Membership! Your tax-deductible contribution provides you with many unique Circle Member benefits*, including those listed below, and helps support The National Theatre Corporation’s free public outreach and educational programs.

The National Theatre Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Friends of the National Theatre (FONT) Benefits PLUS…
  • 2 tickets in the President’s Box to a show of your choice
  • VIP Ticketing Concierge Hotline
  • Invitation for 2 to Annual Circle Night Donor Event

Helen Hayes Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in The National Theatre Circle PLUS…
  • Exclusive access to premium house seats
  • Reserve the entire President’s Box (up to 6 seats) for a show of your choosing

Director’s Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Helen Hayes Circle PLUS…
  • Artist Meet & Greet Opportunities
  • Invitation for 2 to a National Theatre Tour

Producer’s Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Director’s Circle PLUS…
  • Invitation to attend pre-show Drinks & Dramaturgy before a performance
  • Invitation to a private dinner with Executive Director

Artist’sCircle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Producer’s Circle PLUS…
  • Complimentary parking
  • First access to Donor Trips
  • Private Meet & Greet Opportunities
  • Private National Theatre Tour for a group of up to 10 guests

*Membership benefits are subject to change.