Keep The Curtains Open

The COVID-19 pandemic has decimated historical theatres nationwide. A 90+ year-old theatre in Antioch, California needs your help. 

Built in 1928 as a vaudeville touring house and single-screen cinema, the 640-seat El Campanil Theatre housed such artists as Clark Gable, Donald O'Connor, Lionel Hampton, Debbie Reynolds, and many, many others over its tenure. Since 2004, it has become a state-of-the-art performing arts venue, bringing arts and culture to an diverse population and lower-income area in East County, as well as tuition-free theatre education. 

"Keep The Curtains Open", their fundraising campaign, aims to:

--bring streaming events into patrons' homes
--aims to build their theatre education program into a career-training-and-placement program in the performing arts
--to, quite clearly, keep the curtains open to ensure that this historical landmark makes it to its 100th birthday and beyond.

GIVING LEVELS
These amounts are cumulative for the year January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020.  Everything contributed this year will be included in your giving level.  Donor appreciation perks will be awarded in early January 2021.

Stagehand $1-24
Tax-deductible donation

Assistant Director-$25-49
Tax-deductible donation, and first to know about upcoming events

Assistant Producer-$50-99
Tax-deductible donation, and first to know about upcoming events
2 Drink Vouchers Value up to $5 each

Director-$100-249
Tax-deductible donation, and first to know about upcoming events
4 Drink Vouchers Value Up to $5 each

Producer-$250-499
Tax-deductible donation, and first to know about upcoming events
4 Drink Vouchers Value Up to $5 each
2 Free Tickets To Stage & Screen Series
Limited Edition ECT Button

Executive Producer-$500 to $4,999
Tax-deductible donation, and first to know about upcoming events
4 Drink Vouchers Value Up to $5 each
4 Free Tickets To Stage & Screen Series
Limited Edition ECT Button  
Engraved name on one seat plaque (per each $500 donation)

VIP-$5000 and above (please call the office to make a donation of this size)
Tax-deductible donation, and first to know about upcoming events
4 Drink Vouchers Value Up to $5 each
4 Free Tickets To Stage & Screen Series
Limited Edition ECT Button  
Engraved name on one seat plaque (per each $500 donation)
PLUS: A private film screening of the movie of your choice* for up to 4 people in our theatre
*film must be available for Blu-Ray release; no first-run films
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Organizer

Joel Roster 
Organizer
Antioch, CA
El Campanil Theatre Preservation Foundation 
Registered nonprofit
Donations are typically 100% tax deductible in the US.
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