Be Part of the Modlin Center and Support the Arts
Become a Modlin Center Member Today!

Become a Modlin Center member today! Your support allows the Modlin Center to continue bringing the very best in the performing arts to Richmond – artists such as Josh Ritter, Dianne Reeves, Philip Glass, Martha Graham Dance Company, and many more. In addition, your gift will help the Modlin Center’s efforts to develop new cultural outreach programs both on the University of Richmond campus and in the community


  • The Modlin Center supports hundreds of artists from around the world by presenting more than 50 events each season.
  • Ticket purchases cover less than 45% of the cost of each Modlin Center event.
  • Individual gifts such as yours provide the additional income vital to bringing world-renowned artists to the Modlin Center.


  • The Modlin Center School Series, which will provide yearly programming to school children at a minimal cost to schools.
  • Opportunities to learn from artists through pre-concert Artistic Viewpoint discussions, Modlin Arts After Words post-show question-and-answer sessions, master classes, workshops, and other free interactive opportunities with artists.
  • Opportunities for community gathering and networking during periodic pre- and post-show receptions.

To Join 

Please review the categories and benefits below and select the Membership level that is right for you.  Contributions can be made by calling the Modlin Center box office at  (804) 289-8980.

MEMBER – $100-$249

  • Advance notice of any new events
  • Name listed in playbill for the entire season

ADVOCATE – $250-$499
All of the above, plus:

  • Invitations to sneak previews of select performances
  • Priority ticket processing of up to four tickets per show*

PARTNER – $500-$999
All of the above, plus:

  • Priority ticket processing of up to six tickets per show*
  • Free ticket exchange
  • Invitations to Partner Arts events, such as open rehearsals, panel discussions, and receptions
  • Scheduled member-exclusive receptions prior to select performances

INVESTOR – $1,000-$2,499
All of the above, plus:

  • Advance mailing of the season brochure to allow for special seating preferences
  • 30% discount for up to six events per year
  • Waived ticket processing fees for up to 10 events
  • Invitation to a private event with a Modlin Center presenting artist
  • Members Only concierge phone line (direct access to assistance with ticketing questions).

SPONSOR – $2,500-$4,999
All of the above, plus:

  • Preferred season ticketing (early ordering deadline applies)
  • Invitation to an annual Sponsors' event

BACKSTAGE CIRCLE – $5,000-$9,999
All of the above, plus:

  • Credit in printed program for a co-sponsorship of one Modlin Center presenting artist event

All of the above, plus:

  • Commissioning opportunities as available

* Priority ticket processing applies to Modlin Center events only and does not apply to other University of Richmond or outside rental client events that take place a the center.

Your gift may also qualify you foir other recognition through the University of Richmond.

For more information or questions related to tax deductibility, please contact the Office of Annual Giving at (804) 287-8040 or by email at