Become a member and gain access to exclusive benefits

When you become a Tilles Center member, you join a vibrant group of like-minded people who believe that the performing arts are the heart and soul of our community.

Member support allows Tilles Center, a nonprofit organization, to present the world’s greatest performers right here on Long Island while also providing educational opportunities that allow tens of thousands of children to experience live theater each year. With ticket sales covering less than half of Tilles Center’s expenses, Member support is crucial to advancing the quality of our performances and deepening our impact in the community.

Your Tilles Center membership keeps you connected to the most desirable theater, music, dance and entertainment on Long Island. 


Membership Benefits

Member at $100

  • Exclusive Presales – Enjoy advanced ticketing for all performances, before the general public.


Associate at $250

All Member benefits, plus:

  • Concessions Discount - Present your membership card to receive $1 off your total purchase at all bars and concessions.
  • Arts Insider Access - Receive complimentary tickets to pre-show conversations with singers, directors, conductors and choreographers for an insider’s view into the show.


Friend at $500

All Associate benefits, plus:

  • Priority Ticket Locations - Orders are filled by membership level before orders from the general public. Members at the Friend level and above also receive access to priority locations reserved especially for donors.
  • Recognition in the Program Book - Listing of your name in CenterStage magazine, distributed at every Tilles Center presented performance.
  • Invitation to Exclusive Event(s) - Invitation for 2 to a private rehearsal, sound check or members meeting with Tilles Center Executive Director.
  • Waived Exchange Fees - Complimentary ticket exchanges


Contributor at $1,000

All Friend benefits, plus:

  • Members only gift
  • Sosnow Founders Room Access Twice per Season - Relax in the members’ lounge 1 hour prior to show time and at intermission. Enjoy complimentary beer, wine, light snacks and desserts.


Patron at $2,500

All Contributor benefits, plus:

  • Unlimited Access to Sosnow Founders Room - Relax in the members’ lounge 1 hour prior to show time and at intermission. Enjoy complimentary beer, wine, light snacks and desserts.
  • Waived Convenience Fees - No convenience fees on phone or in-person orders.


Sponsor at $5,000

All Patron benefits, plus:

  • Donor Wall Recognition - Listing of your name on the Donor Wall in Tilles Center’s main lobby.
  • Access to Artist Meet & Greets - Specially arranged “meet the artist” opportunities and access to performance posters signed by select artists.
  • Reserved Parking - Personally reserved parking for performances with expedited VIP security entrance.
  • Dedicated Concierge Service - Personalized ticket service with dedicated staff and phone line for priority ticketing and last-minute ticket needs.


Benefactor at $10,000

All Sponsor benefits, plus:

  • Performance Dedications - Special recognition opportunities, including performance dedications.
  • Complimentary Performance Tickets - Receive 6 complimentary performance tickets annually to Tilles Center presented performances.
  • Private Events - Use of balcony with private bar for select events.


Become a Member Today!


For more information, or to join by phone, contact Shannon Preston, Director of Advancement, at 516.299.2600 or

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