University of Iowa

Hancher Circle Fund members at a luncheon with Hancher's executive director Chuck Swanson
Supporter $250 - $499
(Aspiring Supporter* $125 - $249)

  • Opportunity to order tickets, during season announcement period, before the general public (begins at $100 giving level)**
  • Unique Hancher updates

Patron $500 - $999
(Aspiring Patron* $250 - $499)

  • 10% discount at Hancher Showcase (listed on your tickets)
  • Opportunity to order tickets, during season announcement period, before the general public**
  • Unique Hancher updates

Advocate $1,000 - $2,999
(Aspiring Advocate* $500 - $1,499)

  • Invitations to Advocate Events
  • First seating priority during season announcement period
  • All benefits associated with preceding levels

Partner $3,000 - $4,999
(Aspiring Partner* $1,500 - $2,499)

  • Partner recognition in brochures, playbills, and on website
  • Invitation to Partners Party (scheduled for Oct. 17, 2018; invitations will be mailed)
  • All benefits associated with preceding levels

Believer $5,000 - $9,999
(Aspiring Believer* $2,500 - $4,999)

  • Additional recognition of your support of a select event in brochures, playbills, and on website
  • A VIP experience for you and a table of your guests in the Stanley Café prior to or after a performance
  • A toast to you, with a total of four drink passes for the Stanley Café
  • All benefits associated with preceding levels

Promoter $10,000 - $19,999
(Aspiring Promoter* $5,000 - $9,999)

  • Personal tour of Hancher for you and your guests
  • Opportunity to meet an artist before or after a select performance
  • Your name in lights in our lobby during your supported event
  • A toast to you, with a total of eight drink passes for the Stanley Café
  • All benefits associated with preceding levels, excluding drink passes

Director $20,000 - $39,999
(Aspiring Director* $10,000 - $19,999)

  • Backstage tour before a select performance
  • VIP greenroom experience for you and a table of your guests before a select performance
  • A toast to you, with a total of 12 drink passes for the Stanley Café
  • All benefits associated with preceding levels, excluding drink passes

Producer $40,000+
(Aspiring Producer* $20,000+)

  • VIP reception for 20 guests with select artist(s)
  • Opportunity to host your own unique, custom event at Hancher
  • All benefits associated with preceding levels

*The Aspiring Circle levels are for patrons age 35 and younger. Please provide your date of birth with your pledge or donation to qualify.

**Seating priority is first offered to all donors who give $1,000 or more annually, followed by all other donors who give $100 or more annually. Seating order in each group is based on total lifetime giving.
 

Give to the Hancher Circle Fund

For More Information: 

Chuck Swanson
Executive Director
Hancher Auditorium
(319) 335-1133

Devin van Holsteijn
Assistant Director of Development
Hancher Auditorium
The University of Iowa Foundation
(319) 467-3658