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Ways to Give

Online with a credit card

Phone & Email *please do not send credit card information via email
For membership gifts, call our box office at 1.800.567.1600, or email

For Playwright’s Circle gifts, call Sharon Butler 1.800.561.1233, ext 5635, or email

For leadership gifts, call Christine Seip at 1.800.561.1233, ext 5630, or email

For legacy or planned gifts, call Kathryn McKie at 1.800.561.1233, ext 5640 or email

For corporate gifts, call 416.363.5369

For tribute (in memoriam or in honour gifts), call Cathy Kemp at 1.800.561.1233, ext 5617 or email

Gifts of Securities
Many donors now make their donations through a gift of securities. There may be tax benefits associated with donating appreciated securities to the Festival.

Information for our Canadian patrons
Information for our American patrons


The IRA Charitable Gift Rollover - expired December 31, 2014

As of this writing, the U.S. Congress has passed no legislation to renew the IRA Charitable Rollover for tax year 2015. However, renewal for the 2015 tax year remains a distinct possibility based on the fact that the provision has been renewed annually, or every couple of years, since 2006.


The following paragraphs explain how the IRA Charitable Rollover has worked in the past. Please consult your tax or financial advisor if you are considering a 2015 Charitable Rollover should it become available. This page will be updated to reflect any changes.  more...  


Stratford Festival
Advancement Office
P.O. Box 520
Stratford, ON N5A 6V2



Membership Information:

Memberships are valid for one year and advantages are personal and non-transferable. Please note that there is limited availability of Member seats at performances designated for student/senior groups. Membership advantages, contribution amounts and ticket offers are subject to change. Tickets subject to availability. Canada Revenue Agency regulations and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) require that we deduct the value of tangible advantages offered in exchange for charitable donations.  Some examples of tangible advantages include: complimentary Souvenir Programs, beverages and parking depending on your level of membership.  You may forego your advantages and receive a full tax receipt/tax acknowledgement letter by checking the appropriate box when you donate.