Be an UpstART!

 Help us bring in high caliber rural and urban talent 

to Awaken, Enliven and Entertain audiences in Ouray County and beyond. 

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Thank you for supporting Upstart!

Production sponsorship

It all starts with the play. Your Production contribution helps pay for royalties, script preparation, marketing, dramaturgy, casting, and other production expenses.

Benefits: Recognition on website, programs, and/or lobby displays.


Props and sound sponsorship

Your gift provides telephones, rapiers, food props, wine glasses, and all those little things you see on stage that have to be bought, rented, or made; or music and sound effects royalties, compilation, recording, and synchronization.

Benefits: Recognition above PLUS be our guest at our annual UpstART Event.


Set and lighting sponsorship

Your donation covers costs of set building, painting, furniture, as well as lighting design and operation.

Benefits: All above PLUS invitation to pre-show reception with the cast.


Thespian sponsorships

Supporting player:   $500

Leading player:       $1000

Sponsor the actors and the characters they are portraying. 

 Help us bring to you the best talent from rural and urban Colorado – and beyond!

Benefits: All above PLUS priority seating and introduction to your sponsored thespian.


UpstART is a registered 501(c)(3) corporation – tax i.d. 81-3742008.

Your gift is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Thank you for supporting the UpstARTs!