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Help transform Olney Theatre Center's facilities to meet the needs of a world-class home for artists

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You can advance an exciting new future for Olney Theatre Center.

Together we will ensure that Olney Theatre Center remains a world-class cultural treasure for generations to come. As of June 2023, we have raised $27 million to revitalize and expand Olney Theatre's campus. With $7 million left to raise in the capital campaign, we hope you will join us by investing in Staging the Future.

Gifts may be made at one time or with a pledge to be paid over several years. All gifts will be recognized on our website and gifts of $250 or more will be recognized in production programs and in our lobby. Gifts above $10,000 will be etched in a new donor wall in the renovated lobby of the 1938 Original Theatre.

We are also pleased to offer several naming opportunities for major gifts, available throughout our campus. To find out more about how you can be a part of Olney Theatre Center's future, please contact Dina Goldman at dgoldman@olneytheatre.org or call 240-722-6033.

Support from the State of Maryland

The State of Maryland has recognized Olney Theatre Center's importance with a $15.5 million commitment to the campaign: “The State of Maryland’s investment in Staging the Future demonstrates the state’s commitment to Maryland’s Official Summer Theatre, a cultural treasure that emanates great State pride. Olney Theatre is home to countless artistic, community and educational programs used and enjoyed by residents from all over Maryland.” - Senator Craig Zucker

Support from our community

We are incredibly grateful to the generous donors who have advanced Staging the Future to where it is today. “Our support of this capital campaign embodies our belief in Olney Theatre Center and the need to ensure its legacy of success for the enrichment and enjoyment of the region’s citizens now and for future generations.” - Bob and Eveline Roberts

Campaign Progress

Thanks to our generous community, we have met a $100,000 matching grant provided by The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation. 

$28,436,539

GOAL

$34,000,000

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