Please join us in a night of revelry as we celebrate 40 years of Studio Theatre. This once in a lifetime event will support the continued work of Studio’s mission, highlighting 40 years of exceptional contemporary theatre. Expect the night to be every bit as unexpected as the past and unflinchingly In Your Face.

Saturday, April 13, 2019 

Dock 5 at Union Market, 1309 Fifth Street NE, Washington, DC 20002 

7PM—Cocktails | 8PM—Unconventional Dinner | 9:30PM—Dessert & Dancing

Festive Attire
Valet Parking Provided 

Purchase your ticket or sponsorship package by clicking BUY TICKETS. For more information please call 202.232.7267 x109 or email RSVP@studiotheatre.org. 

Special announcement

Studio Theatre is happy to announce that Shannon Dorsey, last seen at Studio in the Helen Hayes nominated production of Skeleton Crew (2017), will be one of our co-hosts for the 40th Anniversary Celebration! Shannon's other productions at Studio include Marcus; or the Secret of Sweet (2011), In the Red and Brown Water (2010), and Breath, Boom (2007).




Joining Shannon as co-host is Liam Forde, the Helen Hayes Award recipient for his work on Studio's hit production of Hand to God (2016). Liam was also a member of the Helen Hayes nominated ensemble of Jumpers for Goalposts (2015).



single ticket and sponsor levels

$40,000 Artistry Sponsor:

  • Twelve tickets to the celebration
  • Recognition as a Lead Underwriter of the 40th Anniversary Celebration
  • Recognition from the stage at the event
  • Catered dinner for eight with Artistic Director David Muse in attendance

$25,000 Immersive Sponsor:

  • Ten tickets to the celebration
  • Opportunity to donate ten tickets to a performance this season to the charity of your choice
  • Opportunity to host an event at Studio Theatre

$10,000 Bold Sponsor:

  • Eight tickets to the celebration
  • Guaranteed seating with your guests*
  • Signage recognition at the celebration
  • A behind-the-scenes tour of Studio Theatre

$5,000 Provocative Sponsor:

  • Four tickets to the celebration
  • Recognition in the 40th Anniversary Celebration program

$2,500 Couple’s Package:

  • Two tickets to the celebration
  • Recognition at the celebration

$500 Premier Ticket: One ticket to the celebration

Benefits accrue at each level.
*Studio team will follow up regarding seating.

Studio theatre's mission

Studio Theatre produces exceptional contemporary theatre in deliberately intimate spaces, fostering a more thoughtful, more empathetic, and more connected community, in Washington DC and beyond.