Sponsorships & Pre-Sale Tickets

Step 1: Fill out our 2019 Sponsorship form below to select the sponsorship level with pre-sale tickets.

Step 2: Complete payment by one of two options:


General tickets go on sale July 15, 2019.

2019 Sponsorship Levels

Season Sponsor, $5,000+

The exclusive Season Sponsor will enable venue rental at the Wildey Theatre, performer lodging, and membership with Opera America, a network organization for opera companies across the United States. Sponsor benefits:

  • Recognition as Season Sponsor on program cover, website, social media, the printed concert tickets, and through the Wildey email list (15,000 people)
  • Pre-booked tickets & Champagne Reception for 8 at both concerts (16 total)
  • Signed commemorative 2019 Opera Edwardsville Poster
  • Invitation to exclusive Preview Party on August 1, featuring a private recital


Presenting Sponsors, $2,500+

Funds will enable piano rental, signature Champagne receptions, and 20 free tickets for SIUE and EHS students to attend both concerts. Sponsor benefits:

  • Recognition on website, social media and in concert program
  • Pre-booked tickets & Champagne reception for 6 at both concerts (12 total)
  • Signed commemorative 2019 Opera Edwardsville Poster
  • Invitation to exclusive Preview Party on August 1, featuring a private recital


Education Sponsor, $2,000+

Education Sponsors will fund Opera Edwardsville’s EHS Residency: a 5-day opera workshop free to students, and a two-part Masterclass Series with Northwestern University Voice Professor, Karen Brunssen (Bio attached). Sponsor benefits:

  • Recognition on website, social media, and concert program
  • Pre-booked tickets & Champagne reception for 6 at both concerts (12 total)
  • Signed commemorative 2019 Opera Edwardsville Poster
  • Invitation to exclusive Preview Party on August 1, featuring a private recital


Artist Sponsor, $1,000+

The Artist Sponsors will enable us to invite world-class talent to our community to perform and offer educational Masterclasses to students. Sponsor benefits:

  • Acknowledgement as sponsor for one of the Artists
  • Recognition on website, social media, and concert program
  • Pre-booked tickets & Champagne reception for 4 at both concerts (8 total)
  • Signed commemorative 2019 Opera Edwardsville Poster

Invitation to exclusive Preview Party on August 1, featuring a private recital


Patron Sponsor, $500+

This level of giving offers 4 tickets to both performances (8 tickets total $400 value) with a $100 donation towards our 2019 program. Sponsor benefits:

  • Recognition on website and in concert program
  • Pre-booked tickets & Champagne Reception for 4 at both concerts


Sponsor, $300+

This level of giving offers 2 tickets to both performances (4 tickets total $200 value) with a $100 donation towards our 2019 program. Sponsor benefits:

  • Recognition on website and in concert program

Pre-booked tickets & Champagne Reception for 2 at both concerts

STEP 1: Submit Ticket & Sponsorship Form

STEP 2: Complete Payment

Based on your sponsorship form, please make your sponsorship payment in one of the following two ways. For any questions, please contact OperaEdwardsville@gmail.com

By check: Made out to Opera Edwardsville, 116 Briar Lane, Edwardsville IL 62025

Online: To Opera Edwardsville via PayPal: www.paypal.me/OperaEdwardsville