Ojai youth entertainers studio
Youth arts appreciation SPONSORSHIPS (YAAS)progRam
A sponsorship program for eligible youth to attend professional theatrical performances at a partially-sponsored group rate.
Through our YAAS program, we envision more ways to for youth to have access to, and be inspired by professional theater and the Arts.
By creating an opportunity for underprivileged youth to experience the magic of professional theater, we hope to embolden their passion for the arts and grow into supportive enthusiasts; producers, technicians, performers, donors, and constituents.
ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY
For qualifying participants to attend a professional live theater performance, with a parent or legal guardian, at a partially sponsored group admission rate.
Who is this sponsorship for?
For students age 9-16 (and a parent/guardian) to attend a touring professional musical theater performance.
Sorry, younger students are not eligible due to age requirements set in place by the venue.
Student ID required for High-School students.
What does the sponsorship include?
The sponsorship includes a reduced ticket rate (no extra fees) for one child/student and one adult parent/guardian to attend the performance.
Does the sponsorship include anything else?
No. The sponsorship does not include any other expenses that may arise from attending the event. Transportation, concessions purchases, travel expenses, parking fees, and additional purchases are NOT included in any of the sponsorships or group rates.
If we qualify, how many tickets can I get?
Minimum number of tickets at the TIER rate: 2 (student + adult chaperone)
Maximum number of tickets at the TIER rate: 4 (student, chaperone, siblings or spouse)
What’s a TIER?
The TIER is the type of scholarship you may be eligible for (described in the Application below)
Applications due by: OCT 12, 2018
Applications reviewed by: NOV 1, 2018
Once approved, your portion of the reduced ticket price is due by: NOV 15, 2018
If qualified participants are unable to pay for their portion of their tickets by November 15, they should contact OYES immediately so we can provide this opportunity to the next qualifying applicant.
ABOUT THE EVENT
SHOW ~ Wicked (Read More) A Touring Broadway Musical
VENUE ~ Pantages Theater, Hollywood, CA
SHOW A ~ Saturday, December 1st at 2:00pm
SHOW B ~ Sunday, December 2nd at 1:00pm
The show runs 2 hours and 45 minutes, including one 15-minute intermission.
Please arrive no later than 20 minutes before the start of the performance for security; all bags are inspected upon arrival.
Please arrange for your own transportation and parking fees ($20)
APPLICATION FOR SPONSORSHIP
Complete the YAAS application form. You may qualify for a TIER 1, 2, or 3 ticket sponsorship (reduced ticket fees) or for the Group Rate.
Applications are processed in the order received.
Very Limited number of applications available for each tier.
Each child/student must be accompanied by an adult parent or guardian.
2 ticket minimum purchase at your tiered rate is required to attend.
TIER 1 - $25 per ticket. Student has never attended a Broadway, Off-Broadway, or touring Broadway show, and does not expect to be able to attend a performance within the next 2 years due to finances. (12 applicants - 24 tickets available)
TIER 2 - $45 per ticket. Student has attended a Broadway, Off-Broadway, or touring Broadway show before, but does not expect to be able to attend a performance within the next 2 years due to finances. (6 applicants - 12 tickets available)
TIER 3 - $45 per ticket. Student has never attended a Broadway, Off-Broadway, or touring Broadway production, but expects to be able to attend a performance within the next 2 years. (6 applicants - 12 tickets available)
TIER 4 (GROUP RATE) - $ 75 per ticket. We have seen a Broadway show. Due to our financial situation, we would like to be considered to participate in the standard Group Rate. (15 tickets available)