Musco Center fills a special place in the entertainment landscape of Southern California. Immense, yet intimate. A destination, yet so close to home. And nestled right in the charm of Old Towne Orange. Our guests return again and again for the world-class experience, inspirational artistry, and trustworthy customer service. Now, The Musco Circle of Friends offers you more access, wonderful benefits, and the satisfaction of supporting the growth of a truly remarkable new landmark at Chapman University.

Executive Director Richard T. Bryant said it best: “Perhaps the biggest and most valuable benefit is the knowledge that you play a central role in making possible the production of meaningful programs at Musco Center for students and the community.”

Your annual membership to The Musco Circle includes the following exciting benefits at Musco Center Presents events:

Applause $100

  • Early access to the best seats for newly added events
  • Collectible Musco Circle of Friends swag
  • 10% off all single ticket purchases to 2018-19 Musco Center Presents events*
  • Invitation to two special member events
  • Invitation to master classes
  • Charitable tax receipt

Bravo $250

All of the above, plus:

  • Ticket exchange privileges
  • Champagne reception vouchers (total of two)**

Curtain Call $500

All of the above, plus:

  • An invitation to a rehearsal or sound check
  • A private backstage tour for up to six guests
  • Champagne reception vouchers (total of four)**

Encore ($1,000)

All of the above, plus:

  • Acknowledgment in three editions of the Musco Center program book
  • Acknowledgment on Circle of Friends on muscocenter.org webpage
  • Champagne reception vouchers (total of eight)**

Ovation $2,500

All of the above, plus:

  • Attend an artist meet and greet
  • Autographed Musco Center Presents poster
  • Champagne reception vouchers (total of sixteen)**

Director’s Circle $5,000

All of the above, plus:

  • An intimate backstage dinner with the executive director
  • VIP concierge service for your Musco Center experience

* Discount not applicable for Plácido Domingo starring in LA Opera’s Don Carlo in Concert. Discounts cannot be combined, are not valid for previously purchased tickets, and are subject to availability.

** Champagne receptions require RSVP depending on availability and are not available at every Musco Center Presents show.

How will my gift be used?

The Musco Circle of Friends directly supports Musco Center Creative Fund, a vital source of unrestricted annual funding to help ensure that Musco Center for the Arts is able to present world-class artists, ensembles, and speakers of the highest caliber to enrich and enlighten our community. The Creative Fund ensures that Musco Center’s primary focus remains on students, student performances, and visiting artists who perform repertoire that directly relates to student learning.

Your contribution to Chapman University Musco Center for the Arts is fully tax-deductible considering the fair market value of any goods and services received.