Cast of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, 2023: set design by Cory Sincennes; costume design by Stephanie Kong; lighting design by Michelle Ramsay; photo by Moonrider Productions for the Arts Club Theatre Company

Friends Circle

Did you know that the Arts Club is a registered charity? Our world-class productions wouldn’t be possible without the support of our patrons. Our Friends provide essential funding to stage the very best theatre, support youth and education programs, and develop the next Canadian blockbuster.

Donors receive exclusive benefits designed to enhance their theatre experience. Gain behind-the-scenes access while also supporting the theatre you love by making a donation! Benefits are active for 12 months from the initial donation date.

For more information about contributing to the success of the Arts Club, contact Rebecca Paterson, Manager of Individual Giving, at or 604.687.5315, ext. 281.


  • Access our priority box office phone line
  • Exchange tickets between different shows in a series
  • Learn about the making of our shows at backstage tours
  • Receive Take a Bow, our donor newsletter
  • Receive invitations to education showcases
  • Receive a charitable tax receipt
  • Ability to vote at our Annual General Meeting

All the benefits above, plus:

  • Have your gift acknowledged in our house programmes
  • Get priority access to the best subscription seats
  • Avoid mailing and subscription handling fees
  • Celebrate the finale of the season at our donor appreciation event
  • Kick off the year at our season launch
  • Receive a free treat voucher to use at the theatre

All the benefits above, plus:

  • Enjoy free single ticket exchanges
  • Receive an invitation for two to join us for a dress rehearsal
  • Receive two drink vouchers for one show in the season
  • Access pre-sale for single tickets and special events
  • Access to behind-the-scenes digital content including recordings of interviews, panels, and lectures

All the benefits above, plus:

  • Access to the best seats available with VIP concierge ticketing
  • Receive an invitation for two to join us at the season announcement
  • Join us for an opening night Artistic Director’s Circle reception
  • Receive one bring-a-friend ticket voucher for Granville Island or Newmont stages
  • Exchange tickets between any show at any stage
  • Enjoy a 20% discount on single tickets


Monthly Giving

When you donate, you have the option to join our monthly giving program, the Arts Club GEMs (Giving Every Month). Each month we will make ongoing and automated deductions from your credit card. You're in control of your contributions at all times. You choose the monthly donation amount and the date of deduction (the 1st or 15th of each month). At the beginning of each calendar year, you will receive one consolidated tax receipt for your monthly donations from the previous year. If you need to make any changes to your monthly donations, please contact us at 604.687.5315, ext. 847, or

Monthly Giving Terms & Conditions

For a full list of how to make the most of your contribution, click here.