SATURDAY NIGHT ALIVE
June 25, 2022

For one magical night Colorado’s most generous theatre fans are
coming together to celebrate live theatre and its transformative
power in our lives. And you’re invited.

Saturday Night Alive 2022 Sponsorships and tickets on sale now!


Denver Center for the Performing Arts’ annual Saturday Night Alive gala, which supports the DCPA’s theatre and education programs, announces the 2022 event date for the social calendar — Saturday, June 25 — transporting guests to turn of the century Montmartre, home of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical, with spectacular elegance in the Seawell Ballroom. After dinner guests will attend that evening’s performance at The Buell Theatre starring Broadway veterans Courtney Reed and Conor Ryan as Satine and Christian.


We hope you will join us in 2022 as we continue this annual tradition featuring a cocktail hour, online auction, dinner and program in the Seawell Ballroom, and world-class entertainment you can only get at the DCPA in Colorado.


To purchase sponsorships or tickets below or contact Megan Stewart (MStewart@dcpa.org) directly.

Alive with Impact

Over the last 40 years, Saturday Night Alive tickets, donations and auctions have raised more than $21.6 million in support of our theatre and education programs. As one of the largest nonprofit theatre organizations in the country, the DCPA entertains and educates 150,000 students and one million patrons each year. Your participation helps us:

  • Ensure that every Coloradan can access life-changing artistic experiences
  • Share stories that resonate with and reflect the diversity of our vibrant community
  • Spark a love of theatre through deeply discounted tickets
  • Provide opportunities for children as young as three through our Theatre for Young Audiences program
  • Enable on-site and in-school workshops that boost critical thinking skills and build confidence
  • Provide scholarships for classes and field trips for students to experience live theatre
  • And ultimately, make theatre accessible for everyone

LEADERSHIP

Trustee Chairs: Carolina & Manny Rodriguez

Corporate Chair: Kyle Chism, Turner Construction Company

Community Chairs: Jackie & Jerome Davis

Trustee Vice Chairs:  Ruth Krebs & Peter Mannetti

Community Vice Chairs:  Elaine Torres & Phil Workman

HONOREE

Recipient of the Daniel L. Ritchie Spotlight Award 2022:  Genesee Mountain Foundation

2022 SPONSORS



$50,000 Diamond Sponsors

$25,000 Gold Sponsors

The Anschutz Foundation

Brisa & Mark Carleton

CIBC

Dorota & Kevin Kilstrom

MDC/Richmond American Homes Foundation

Mile High United Way

Morgridge Family Foundation

Salah Foundation

Westin Denver Downtown

Xcel Energy Foundation

 

$15,000 Silver Sponsors

Bob & Kathy Clark

Keith & Kathie Finger

Genesee Mountain Foundation

Morgan Stanley

Phil & Marcie Munishor

Spencer Ross

$10,000 Bronze Sponsors

Alpine Bank

Amazon

CBS4

Evergreen Natural Resources

FirstBank

Graf Engineering, LLC

HealthONE

HRM Resources III, LLC

OUTFRONT Media

Polsinelli

Semple, Farrington, Everall & Case

Janice Sinden

Pat Spieles

Stonebridge Companies

UCHealth

University of Colorado Denver


*Sponsor listing as of June 15, 2022.


Saturday Night Alive 2022 to include that evening’s performance of Moulin Rouge! The Musical at the Buell Theatre


Moulin Rouge! The Musical
is the winner of ten 2021 Tony Awards including Best Musical, the Drama League Award for Outstanding Production of a Musical and it received ten Outer Critics Circle Award Honor citations, including New Broadway Musical.

Enter a world of splendor and romance, of eye-popping excess, of glitz, grandeur and glory! A world where Bohemians and aristocrats rub elbows and revel in electrifying enchantment. Pop the champagne and prepare for the spectacular spectacular… Welcome to Moulin Rouge! The Musical.

Baz Luhrmann’s iconic film comes to life onstage, remixed in a new musical mash-up extravaganza. Moulin Rouge! The Musical is a theatrical celebration of Truth, Beauty, Freedom, and – above all – Love. Moulin Rouge! The Musical is more than a musical; it is a state of mind.

As in the film, Moulin Rouge! The Musical celebrates over 160 years of music – from Offenbach to Lady Gaga. The stage musical features many of the iconic songs from the movie and also includes recent hits released since the movie premiered 20 years ago.

Sponsorships and Tickets

  • Be the sponsor who gets to select their ideal seat location to this Tony Award winner for Best Musical! First choice of Golden Circle seats for 20 guests total at Moulin Rouge! The Musical in the Buell Theatre
  • Special access to an exclusive VIP Lounge in the Directors Room during 5-6pm cocktail hour with private bars, specialty hors d’oeuvres, and outdoor terrace.
  • Serve as the VIP Lounge sponsor in the Directors Room for access by top sponsors during cocktail hour.
  • 2 VIP tables of 10 guests each (20 guests total in package) for 6:00pm dinner and program in the Seawell Ballroom
  • Inclusion as “Saturday Night Alive 2022 Presented By” billing on all marketing materials for the event, including invitation, program, press releases, dinner presentation, email, social media, and website with external link.
  • Your logo or name on the step and repeat designed for the event.
  • Your logo or name on your dinner table placard in the Seawell Ballroom.
  • Special thanks and mention from podium during program remarks.
  • Recognition in DCPA Annual Report produced in Fall 2022.
  • Inclusion in Saturday Night Alive Applause recap page, DCPA’s Playbill, and custom feature about your sponsorship and commitment to the DCPA.
  • Access to the special hotel rate for Saturday Night Alive guests at the Westin Denver Downtown.
  • Invitations to DCPA donor events during the 2022-2023 season
  • Be our guest to a 2022 DCPA Theatre Company show of your choice for Opening Night Seated dinner, drinks, and tickets to the show for up to eight (8) guests are included.
  • Premier Golden Circle seating for 10 guests at Moulin Rouge! The Musical in the Buell Theatre
  • Special access to an exclusive VIP Lounge in the Directors Room during 5-6pm cocktail hour with private bars, specialty hors d’oeuvres, and outdoor terrace.
  • A VIP table for 10 guests at the three course dinner with program in the Seawell Ballroom
  • Prominent logo or listing recognition on all marketing materials for the event, including invitation, program, press releases, dinner presentation, signage, emails, social media, and website.
  • Your logo or name on the step and repeat designed for the event.
  • Special thanks from emcee during program remarks.
  • Your logo or name on your dinner table placard in the Seawell Ballroom.
  • Recognition in DCPA Annual Report produced in Fall 2022.
  • Inclusion in Saturday Night Alive Applause recap page, DCPA’s Playbill.
  • Access to the special hotel rate for Saturday Night Alive guests at the Westin Denver Downtown.
  • Invitations to DCPA donor events during the 2022-2023 season
  • Be our guest to a 2022 DCPA Theatre Company show of your choice for Opening Night Seated dinner, drinks, and tickets to the show for up to six (6) guests are included.
  • Prime Golden Circle seating for 10 guests at Moulin Rouge! The Musical in the Buell Theatre
  • A VIP table for 10 guests for a three course seated dinner with program in the Seawell Ballroom following a cocktail and hors d’oeuvres hour in the Bonfils Lobby
  • Special access to an exclusive VIP Lounge in the Directors Room during 5-6pm cocktail hour with private bars, specialty hors d’oeuvres, and outdoor terrace.
  • Logo or listing recognition on all marketing materials for the event, including invitation, program, press releases, dinner presentation, signage, emails, social media, and website.
  • Special thanks from emcee during program remarks.
  • Your logo or name on your dinner table placard in the Seawell Ballroom.
  • Recognition in DCPA Annual Report produced in Fall 2022.
  • Inclusion in Saturday Night Alive Applause recap page, DCPA’s Playbill.
  • Access to the special hotel rate for Saturday Night Alive guests at the Westin Denver Downtown.
  • Invitations to DCPA donor events during the 2022-2023 season
  • Be our guest to a 2022 DCPA Theatre Company show of your choice for Opening Night Seated dinner, drinks, and tickets to the show for up to four (4) guests are included.
  • Orchestra seating for 10 guests at Moulin Rouge! The Musical in the Buell Theatre
  • Pre-show activities for 10 guests including a cocktail and hors d’oeuvres hour in the Bonfils Lobby and a table for 10 guests at the three course seated dinner with program in the Seawell Ballroom.
  • Text recognition on all marketing materials for the event, including invitation, program, press releases, dinner presentation, emails, social media, and website.
  • Recognition in DCPA Annual Report produced in Fall 2022.
  • Access to the special hotel rate for Saturday Night Alive guests at the Westin Denver Downtown.
  • Invitations to DCPA donor events during the 2022-2023 season
  • Be our guest to a 2022 DCPA Theatre Company show of your choice for Opening Night Seated dinner, drinks, and tickets to the show for two (2) guests are included.
  • Orchestra seating for 10 guests at Moulin Rouge! The Musical in the Buell Theatre
  • Pre-show activities for 10 guests including a cocktail and hors d’oeuvres hour in the Bonfils Lobby and a table for 10 guests at the three course seated dinner with program in the Seawell Ballroom.
  • Text recognition on all marketing materials for the event, including invitation, program, press releases, dinner presentation, emails, social media, and website.
  • Recognition in DCPA Annual Report produced in Fall 2022.
  • Access to the special hotel rate for Saturday Night Alive guests at the Westin Denver Downtown.
  • A prime Golden Circle seat for Moulin Rouge! The Musical in the Buell Theatre
  • seat at a VIP Table for a three course dinner and program in the Seawell Ballroom after a pre-dinner cocktail and hors d’oeuvres hour in the Bonfils Lobby.
  • Recognition in DCPA Annual Report produced in Fall 2022.
  • Access to the special hotel rate for Saturday Night Alive guests at the Westin Denver Downtown.
  • Be our guest to a 2022 DCPA Theatre Company show of your choice for Opening Night Seated dinner, drinks, and a ticket to the show is included.
  • Orchestra seat for Moulin Rouge! The Musical in the Buell Theatre
  • One seat for a three course dinner and program in the Seawell Ballroom after a pre-dinner cocktail and hors d’oeuvres hour in the Bonfils Lobby.
  • Recognition in DCPA Annual Report produced in Fall 2022.
  • Access to the special hotel rate for Saturday Night Alive guests at the Westin Denver Downtown.

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Help the DCPA raise more money at our signature gala by contributing to the matching gift for all donations received at the event and in the online auction!
  • Make a gift and receive acknowledgement from stage and in the dinner presentation.
  • This package is perfect for donors and sponsors who cannot attend the event but want to help DCPA theatre and education programs thrive!
  • Your gift of $5,000 – $100,000+ will help provide live theatrical experiences for students and patrons of all ages, and help make theatre accessible for everyone.
  • Exclusive recognition as the 2022 online auction sponsor benefiting DCPA theatre and education programs. This auction is tied to Saturday Night Alive but the reach of the auction is visible to all DCPA email mailing lists (approx. 400,000 households).
  • Opportunity to promote your business or services with a short description and image within all auction specific emails (2-3 total).
  • Inclusion as “DCPA Online Auction 2022 Sponsored By” billing on all marketing materials for the event and the auction, including invitation, program, press releases, dinner presentation, email, social media, and website with external link.
  • Recognition on 2022 online auction platform as the official auction sponsor.
  • Special thanks from emcee during dinner program remarks.
  • Recognition in DCPA Annual Report produced in Fall 2022.
  • Inclusion in Saturday Night Alive Applause recap page, DCPA’s Playbill.
  • Provide a $10,000 matching gift from your sponsorship total in the donations received from the auction.
  • Receive sole recognition as the sponsor of the first hour of cocktails and hors d’oeuvres within the Bonfils Lobby
  • Get your name in front of all 800 guests as they arrive at the event.
  • Recognition as “5-6pm Cocktail Hour Sponsored by ____ (your name here)” in pre-event guest communications, wayfinding signage, and have the opportunity for product placement in the Bonfils Lobby.
  • Sponsor one of the specialty bars during cocktail hour: martini, champagne, or wine.
  • Sole recognition on your bar, with additional recognition in guest pre event communications and wayfinding signage.

Alive with Impact

Over the last 40 years, Saturday Night Alive tickets, donations and auctions have raised more than $21.6 million in support of our theatre and education programs. As one of the largest nonprofit theatre organizations in the country, the DCPA entertains and educates 150,000 students and one million patrons each year. Your participation helps us:

  • Ensure that every Coloradan can access life-changing artistic experiences
  • Share stories that resonate with and reflect the diversity of our vibrant community
  • Spark a love of theatre through deeply discounted tickets
  • Provide opportunities for children as young as three through our Theatre for Young Audiences program
  • Enable on-site and in-school workshops that boost critical thinking skills and build confidence
  • Provide scholarships for classes and field trips for students to experience live theatre
  • And ultimately, make theatre accessible for everyone

LEADERSHIP

Trustee Chairs: Carolina & Manny Rodriguez

Corporate Chair: Kyle Chism, Turner Construction Company

Community Chairs: Jackie & Jerome Davis

Trustee Vice Chairs:  Ruth Krebs & Peter Mannetti

Community Vice Chairs:  Elaine Torres & Phil Workman

HONOREE

Recipient of the Daniel L. Ritchie Spotlight Award 2022:  Genesee Mountain Foundation

2022 SPONSORS



$50,000 Diamond Sponsors

$25,000 Gold Sponsors

The Anschutz Foundation

Brisa & Mark Carleton

CIBC

Dorota & Kevin Kilstrom

MDC/Richmond American Homes Foundation

Mile High United Way

Morgridge Family Foundation

Salah Foundation

Westin Denver Downtown

Xcel Energy Foundation

 

$15,000 Silver Sponsors

Bob & Kathy Clark

Keith & Kathie Finger

Genesee Mountain Foundation

Morgan Stanley

Phil & Marcie Munishor

Spencer Ross

$10,000 Bronze Sponsors

Alpine Bank

Amazon

CBS4

Evergreen Natural Resources

FirstBank

Graf Engineering, LLC

HealthONE

HRM Resources III, LLC

OUTFRONT Media

Polsinelli

Semple, Farrington, Everall & Case

Janice Sinden

Pat Spieles

Stonebridge Companies

UCHealth

University of Colorado Denver


*Sponsor listing as of June 15, 2022.


Saturday Night Alive 2022 to include that evening’s performance of Moulin Rouge! The Musical at the Buell Theatre


Moulin Rouge! The Musical
is the winner of ten 2021 Tony Awards including Best Musical, the Drama League Award for Outstanding Production of a Musical and it received ten Outer Critics Circle Award Honor citations, including New Broadway Musical.

Enter a world of splendor and romance, of eye-popping excess, of glitz, grandeur and glory! A world where Bohemians and aristocrats rub elbows and revel in electrifying enchantment. Pop the champagne and prepare for the spectacular spectacular… Welcome to Moulin Rouge! The Musical.

Baz Luhrmann’s iconic film comes to life onstage, remixed in a new musical mash-up extravaganza. Moulin Rouge! The Musical is a theatrical celebration of Truth, Beauty, Freedom, and – above all – Love. Moulin Rouge! The Musical is more than a musical; it is a state of mind.

As in the film, Moulin Rouge! The Musical celebrates over 160 years of music – from Offenbach to Lady Gaga. The stage musical features many of the iconic songs from the movie and also includes recent hits released since the movie premiered 20 years ago.

2022 AUCTION OPEN!

Support DCPA theatre and education programs and participate in our highly anticipated online auction!