Curtain Raisers Society for the Performing Arts​

Curtain Raisers Society for the Performing Arts raises funds for endowed performing arts scholarships. These scholarships support deserving students who spend many hours on practice and performance in addition to their coursework.

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The Curtain Raisers Society has established four endowed scholarships:

  • Curtain Raisers Society Performing Arts Scholarship Endowment Fund
    • awarded to recipients who are a theatre major and member of University Singers and carry a 3.0 GPA or higher

  • Curtain Raisers Society Performing  Arts Orchestra Scholarship Endowment Fund
    • awarded to a member of the UF orchestra who maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher

  • Curtain Raisers Society Choral Scholarship Endowment Fund
    • awarded to a member of the UF concert-chorale who has a GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Curtain Raisers Society  Technical Theatre Production Scholarship Endowment Fund
    •  awarded to a student who participates in technical theatre productions at UF who maintain a GPA of 3.25 or higher

Benefits of Becoming a Member of the Curtain Raisers Society for the Performing Arts

  • Invitation to attend annual Curtain Raisers Award Celebration
  • Patron listing in all theatre and vocal music programs
  • Invitation to "Curtains Up" and "Entr'acte" receptions prior to Donnell Broadway Concert Series
  • Subscription to Curtain Call, the performing arts e-newsletter
  • Advance notice of ticket availability
  • Invitations to special UF performing arts wall of fame inductees
  • Invitations to guest artist lectures
  • Invitations to post-performance receptions
  • Opportunity to nominate future UF performing arts wall of fame inductees
  • Opportunity to work "behind the scenes"

Submit the form below to support UF's performing arts and become a member of the Curtain Raisers Society.