Invest for today, ensure the arts for tomorrow…
As a University of Florida Performing Arts Affiliate, your support brings world-class programming to the Heart of Florida. You have the satisfaction of knowing you are part of a nationally recognized performing arts program, making our community a culturally vibrant place to live and visit. Without leaving Gainesville, you can experience artists from around the globe.
Make the choice today to invest in UFPA by becoming an Affiliate!
Become a Member:
To pay by check, send your completed Affiliate membership form and payment to:
University of Florida Performing Arts
PO Box 112750
Gainesville, FL 32611-2750
Contact the UFPA development office during regular business hours.
Employees of UF and Shands are eligible to use payroll deduction for UFPA Affiliate Membership contributions.
UFPA would not exist without the generous support of individuals like you. To show our appreciation, we offer a variety of benefits that will enhance your performing arts experience. Affiliates at the Manager level and above receive priority handling of UFPA pre-season ticket orders, priority seating, and advance notice of added performances throughout the season. In addition to ticketing benefits, the Affiliate program offers a host of other benefits based on your level of commitment. Starting at $100, there is a level for everyone.
Special Affiliate Events*
For more information about these events, please call the Development office at 352-273-2480. Invitations to the corresponding Affiliate Levels will be sent out approximately one month before each event. Invitations are non-transferable.
*Activities and dates are subject to change.
ANNUAL DIRECTOR’S DINNER
Offered to SuperStar Level and above
As a gesture of gratitude for your support, UFPA Director Brain Jose hosts an annual Director’s Dinner. Cocktails, dinner, and an evening filled with fellowship and memories is enjoyed by UFPA’s most ardent supporters.
Offered to Star Level and above
All UFPA Performances with intermissions
For UFPA-presented performances, Affiliates are welcome to enjoy an intermission reception located in Fackler Foyer East. Champagne, wine, beer, and soft drinks are served while you visit with friends. Guest pass for two for an intermission reception for a performance of your choosing at the Producer level.
SEASON OPENING CELEBRATION
Offered to Director Level and above
Celebrate the beginning of the UFPA Season! Following the opening performance, join other Affiliates, along with the cast, to toast the start of another great year. Tickets to the performance can be purchased at the Phillips Center Box Office, online at performingarts.ufl.edu, or by calling 352-392-2787.
Give the Gift of Membership
Do you have a special person in your life with a passion for the performing arts? Give the gift of University of Florida Performing Arts! Your friends, family and co-workers will enjoy the unique gift of UFPA Affiliate Membership. Your gift of membership will have a lasting impact on your loved ones.
UFPA Affiliate Early Buying
Affiliates may purchase a maximum of four tickets per performance prior to the public beginning on the following dates:
Remember, priority within your Affiliate level is determined by the date your ticket order is received. You do not have to wait until the beginning of your buying period to send in your order.
Buying Dates for the 22|23 Season:
Our full lineup of 22|23 Season performances will be announced on Wednesday, July 20.
SEAT SPONSORS*: Thursday, August 4
Benefactors ($10,000): Wednesday, August 10
SuperCelebrities ($7,500): Thursday, August 11
Celebrities ($5,000): Friday, August 12
Superstars ($2,500): Tuesday, August 16
Headliners ($1,750): Wednesday, August 17
Stars ($1,000): Friday, August 19
Producers ($500): Tuesday, August 23
Directors ($250): Wednesday, August 24
Managers ($100): Thursday, August 25
General Public: Saturday, August 27
All benefits are non-transferrable. Membership payment will be treated as a tax-deductible charitable contribution.
*The seat sponsor program is no longer an active program at UF Performing Arts. Those who became seat sponsors when the program was active remain seat sponsors and have the option to purchase their tickets on these dates. Please note, Seat Sponsors cannot purchase their seat sponsor seats online. Please contact the box office at 352-392-2787.
Get your tickets online
Affiliates can purchase their pre-sale tickets online. For information and step-by-step instructions, click the button below.