Become a Member of Lyric Theatre

Lyric Theatre relies on you, our loyal patrons, to help continue our mission of bringing quality live theater to the South Bay. With ticket income only covering half of our total expenses, we must raise the rest from grants and individual donations. A tax deductible donation of $25 or more per year will entitle you to membership in the Gilbert and Sullivan Society of San José, the parent organization of Lyric Theatre. Besides helping us to continue our mission, members receive the following benefits:

Basic (annual contributions of $25 or more):
  • One full year's membership in the Gilbert and Sullivan Society with full voting privileges, and a listing once a year in our newsletter.
  • An invitation to our annual membership meeting.
  • A subscription to the Lyric Theatre newsletter, The Patter Post.
  • Advance notice of the season's offerings before mailing to the general public, with options for preferred seating and ticket exchanges.
Patron (annual contributions of $60 or more) – the above plus:
  • A listing in each show program as a member/contributor.
  • A Lyric Theatre tote bag.
Patron Plus (annual contributions of $120 or more) – all the above plus:
  • A Lyric Theatre T-shirt.
Donor (annual contributions of $240 or more) – all the above plus:
  • A Lyric Theatre wine glass.
All member rewards may be claimed at the Membership information table at any Lyric Theatre production.

Donor Plus (annual contributions of $500 or more) – all the above plus:
  • A backstage tour after each Lyric Theatre mainstage production.
Benefactor (annual contributions of $1000 or more) – all the above plus:
  • Two free subscriptions to our next mainstage season.
  • Free parking for each mainstage production within three blocks of the Montgomery Theater.
Benefactor Plus (annual contributions of $2500 or more) – all the above plus:
  • An invitation to our donor reception.
Sponsor (annual contributions of $5000 or more) – all the above plus:
  • A listing in our show supertitles as a sponsor.
Angel (annual contributions of $10000 or more) – all the above plus:
  • Two additional complimentary tickets to each Lyric Theatre production.
  • An open invitation to all production cast rehearsals and parties.
Become a Member