You may direct your gift to any one of the following program areas. Simply click on the title to see a brief description of the fund purpose. If you require more information, please refer to our endowment page or call 1.800.561.1233 ext. 5617 to speak to a member of our Advancement Department team
The income generated each year will be support the area of greatest opportunity as determined by the General Director and Artistic Director.
An investment in this fund will ensure that the Festival continues to be the incubator for extraordinary classical actors, directors, designers, coaches, musicians, and artisans prepared for the rigors of live theatre. Specific programs supported include: the Birmingham Conservatory for Classical Theatre, Actor Development and Coaching and the Artisan Apprentice Training Program.
Exploration and a willingness to play are the lifeblood of any theatre. This fund will maintain the Stratford Festival as a creative leader, a venue for theatrical exploration and experimentation that supports new play development initiatives.
A love for the arts must be discovered, nurtured and refined. This fund will support our education and audience outreach objectives and, in time, allow us to expand their scope and breadth regionally, nationally and internationally.
Responding to emerging priorities and opportunities allows us to be what we have always been -- adventurous, dedicated to the highest artistic standards and determined to bring meaning and delight to our audiences.
This fund will ensure that we continue to celebrate our artistic achievement and capture the history of one of Canada’s most significant cultural treasures through the support of the costume, props and document collections.
The riches found at the Stratford Festival include a backstage world and welcoming public spaces. This fund will provide the resources our actors need to conjure their dreams on stage and the gracious environment our audiences have come to expect.