Santa Clara University

Theatre and Dance department


Giving 

The continued growth and success of our students and programs are made possible by the generous support of community members and alumni. Donations not only provide students with scholarship money, but also permit enhanced learning opportunities such as training and collaborating with professionals and the purchasing needed equipment. If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation, please take a moment to review the scholarship and donation funds listed below.

Scholarship & Donation Funds:


Pentecost
General Theatre Donations

Donations are used to facilitate the growth and needs of theatre programs and productions. They help bring in guest artists such as Cindy and Mauricio Salgado for the ASTEP (Artists Striving Against Poverty) Program; guest speakers such as Leslie Reinhardt, Equity Stage Manager; and individuals who conduct Master Classes and workshops such as Composer James Robert Brown. Please make checks payable to: SCU Dept. of Theatre and Dance and specify in the memo line that your donation is for THEATRE.

General Dance Donations


Donations are used to facilitate the growth and needs of dance programs and productions. They help bring in guest choreographers such as Tandy Beal and The Joe Goode Performance Group for productions and workshops. They also help provide valuable tools such as Pilates equipment. Please make checks payable to: SCU Dept. of Theatre and Dance and specify in the memo line that your donation is for DANCE.

Founders Scholarship Fund

In honor of the Theatre and Dance Department founders, Al Gibson and Bill James, this scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student majoring in theatre and dance. Please make checks payable to: SCU Dept. of Theatre and Dance and specify in the memo line that your donation is for the  FOUNDERS SCHOLARSHIP FUND.

Scott Robertson Technical Scholars Fund

In honor of Technical Director Scott Robertson, this fund is used to help pay for extracurricular activities for our design/technical students such as attending The United States Institute For Technical Theatre (USITT) conferences or any other workshops or seminars appropriate to their craft. Please make checks payable to: SCU Dept. of Theatre and Dance and specify in the memo line that your donation is for the SCOTT ROBERTSON FUND.



Benefits:
All donor levels will receive recognition in next year’s Department of Theatre & Dance production programs.

Contribution Club
$35-$49 Friend
$50-$99 Donor
$100-$299 Sponsor
$300-$499 Associate
$500-$999 Benefactor
$1000+ President’s Circle

Donations:
Checks should be made out to SCU Dept. of Theatre and Dance and include the scholarship or fund name on the memo line. Please mail to:

Santa Clara University, Dept. of Theatre and Dance
Attn: Robin Jigour
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

If you would like to donate an item or materials to the Department of Theatre and Dance, please contact Robin Jigour at 408/554-4989 or rjigour@scu.edu.