Director’s Club

Director’s Club Membership

Are you a season subscriber and want to do a little more to support the Wagon Wheel and its future? Then consider joining the Director’s Club!

Director’s Club Members are some of our most loyal and passionate supporters who give a special gift when they renew their season tickets. By joining the Director’s Club, your annual gift supports the creation of high-quality performances as well as supports the growth of adult and youth community programs. 

And by joining the Director’s Club, you receive some special benefits from the theatre too!

All Director’s Club Members are invited to the annual Director’s Club Dinner where you, our Director’s Club Members, help vote on the next season show line-up.

All Director’s Club Members are also recognized for the year in our playbill and in our lobby. Additional benefits for each level are listed below.

Tom Roland Circle

$100 single / $175 couple
  • 2 single / 4 couple – Complimentary tickets to any Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts programming. (Concerts, holiday show and special events are excluded)
  • Backstage tours. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)

Carol Shaffner Craig Circle

$250 single / $450 couple
  • 4 single / 8 couple – Complimentary tickets to any Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts programming. (Concerts, holiday show and special events are excluded)
  • Backstage tours. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • Sit in on a rehearsal. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • Unlimited popcorn & soda card. (valid year-round)
  • 10% Discount on Wagon Wheel Concert tickets.

Roy Hine Circle

$500 single / $900 couple
  • 6 single / 10 couple – Complimentary tickets to any Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts programming. (Concerts, holiday show and special events are excluded)
  • Backstage tours. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • Sit in on a rehearsal. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • Unlimited popcorn & soda card. (valid year-round)
  • 15% Discount on Wagon Wheel Concert tickets.
  • Reserved parking in the front row at the bottom of the hill. (valid year-round)

Named after Wagon Wheel’s founder, Herbert Petrie was a gentleman, showman, entrepreneur, and visionary.

Herbert Petrie Circle

$750 single / $1,300 couple
  • 10 single / 16 couple – Complimentary tickets to any Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts programming. (Concerts, holiday show and special events are excluded)
  • Backstage tours. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • Sit in on a rehearsal. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • Unlimited popcorn & soda card. (valid year-round)
  • 20% Discount on Wagon Wheel Concert tickets.
  • Reserved parking in the front row at the bottom of the hill. (valid year-round)
  • Dinner with a cast member. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • 2 single / 4 couple drink tokens redeemable at Wagon Wheel bar. (valid year-round)

Named after our first full season of shows, the 1956 Summer Season included The Solid Gold Cadillac, The Rainmaker, and Candide.

1956 Founders Circle

$1,000 single / $1,800 couple
  • 12 single / 18 couple – Complimentary tickets to any Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts programming. (Concerts, holiday show and special events are excluded)
  • Backstage tours. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • Sit in on a rehearsal. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • Unlimited popcorn & soda card. (valid year-round)
  • 25% Discount on Wagon Wheel Concert tickets.
  • Reserved parking in the front row at the bottom of the hill. (valid year-round)
  • Dinner with a cast member. (subject to availability & prior arrangement)
  • 4 single / 8 couple drink tokens redeemable at Wagon Wheel bar. (valid year-round)

Why did you join the Director’s Club?

“Every year I become more amazed by the consistently high-quality performances at the Wagon Wheel, and more passionate about my participation in it as a Director’s Club member.” – Don Harder

“My family has enjoyed going to the Wagon Wheel for years.  When we saw one of the amazing youth productions and heard about how many children attend productions for free, we decided to join the Director’s Club and further support this wonderful theatre.” – Pat Newcombe

Have questions about becoming a Director’s Club Member or redeeming your benefits?

Contact Elisa Wise,

Director of Donor Relations.

Phone: 574-267-8041 ex. 303

Email: elisa@wagonwheelcenter.org

Not ready to join the Director’s Club? You can still make a passionate gift today to support our mission!

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