Individual Giving

2015 Playwright’s Circle and Prospero Society Events


Playwright’s Circle Friday Chats
PWC Lounge, Festival Theatre
July 10, 17, 24; August 7, 14, 21, 28; September 11, 18; from 11 a.m. to noon

Festival staff members share how their work behind the scenes contributes to our season.
Speakers to be announced in the spring.
No charge but registration recommended: contact Sharon Butler, Playwright’s Circle Manager

Playwright’s Circle Opening Night Dinners
Gold Stage Members and above are invited to enjoy intimate dinners with senior staff and members of the artistic company. Celebrate the 2015 openings in style!  Dinner, including wine: $125 plus tax.

The Physicists
Paul D. Fleck Marquee, Festival Theatre
Wednesday, May 27, from 5 to 7:15 p.m.

The Alchemist - SOLD OUT
Pazzo Taverna, 70 Ontario Street
Saturday, August 15, from 5 to 7:15 p.m.

PWC Director’s Day
Paul D. Fleck Marquee, Festival Theatre
Saturday, July 25, 10:30 a.m.

Scott Wentworth discusses his production of The Adventures of Pericles. Selected
members of our artistic and acting company will join us for dinner.
Lunch and dinner, including wine: $125 plus tax (theatre ticket not included).


Step Right Up!
Chalmers Lounge, Avon Theatre
Friday May 29, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Celebrate opening week by joining senior staff and selected members of the company for drinks and a Carousel-themed strolling cold buffet prior to the opening of Carousel. (Members of the Prospero Society and PWC Gold Members and above are invited). $50 plus tax.

From Script to Stage
Stratford Festival Archives, 350 Douro Street
Thursday, August 20, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

In an interactive panel discussion, Festival Archivist Dr. Liza Giffen, Head of Props Dona Hrabluk and members of the artistic team explore the importance of the Archives in the creative process.  Buffet lunch including wine, $60 plus tax. (Associate and Sustainer Members also invited to attend.)

Brunch with Antoni and Anita
Paul D. Fleck Marquee, Festival Theatre
Sunday, September 20, from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

In an intimate conversation, Artistic Director Antoni Cimolino and Executive Director Anita Gaffney reflect on 2015 and share exciting details about our 2016 season.  Brunch, including wine: $60 plus tax.

To order tickets for these events, call 519.273.1600 or 1.800.567.1600 or visit All prices are per person. Theatre tickets sold separately.

Playwright’s Circle:
Sharon Butler,
PWC Manager
519.271.4040, ext. 5635, or

Prospero Society:
Kathryn McKie,
Planned Giving Manager
519.271.4040, ext. 5640, or