With your support, Ballet 5:8 engages thousands of people each year in conversation of life and faith through innovative storytelling and breathtaking dance.

Your annual or monthly gift will help bring performances to the Chicagoland area, the Midwest, and our nation, make high quality dance education accessible to students from all backgrounds and walks of life, and train up the next generations of aspiring artists be strong in technique, character and faith. 

Give Now

Keep reading to learn more about this season's exclusive donor perks and thank-you gifts - Click on any giving level to donate >> 


Friend of Ballet 5:8

  • Program recognition
  • Exclusive Partner Newsletter

($15/month or $180+)

  • All Friend perks, plus:
  • Access to Member Tickets for performances and events
  • A 10% Partner Discount on Ballet 5:8 apparel and gifts

Patron Circle
($30/month or $360+)

  • All Advocate perks, plus:
  • Two complimentary tickets to any 2018/19 Season performance

Artist Circle
($60/month or $720+)

  • All Patron Circle perks, plus: 
  • A 2018/19 Season Ballet 5:8 coffee mug
  • An invitation to our annual Partners Night during the Chicago performance season, hosted by Artistic Director Julianna Slager
  • A total of four complimentary tickets to any 2018/19 Season performance

Choreographer Circle
($100/month or $1,200+)

  • All Artist Circle perks, plus: 
  • An autographed 2018/19 Season poster
  • A total of six complimentary tickets to any 2018/19 Season performance

Director Circle
($500/month or $6,000+)

  • All Choreographer Circle perks, plus: 
  • An invitation to a private working rehearsal with Ballet 5:8
  • A total of ten complimentary tickets to any 2018/19 Season performance

Benefactor Circle

All Director Circle perks, plus:
A private dinner with Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Slager and Ballet 5:8 Board Members, and a total of twelve complimentary tickets to any 2018/19 Season performance

*Each giving level includes comulative perks from the previous level
**Since Ballet 5:8 is a 501-(c)-3 nonprofit, all donations are partially or fully tax deductible.

Join the Family

Ballet 5:8 is proud to be a 501-(c)-3 nonprofit organization supported by a generous team of individuals, businesses, nonprofit partners, and other sponsors.

As one of the only Christian professional ballet companies in the U.S. and the world, Ballet 5:8 has become a forerunner in the unique but vital work of creating and engaging with culture from the basis of our faith. As a 501-(c)-3 nonprofit organization, Ballet 5:8 relies on financial contributions to pay for production, staff and operational costs not covered by ticket sales and tuition. Join us this season so that together, we can continue to inspire and equip young artists, strengthen communities through access to the arts, and engage audiences in storytelling and meaningful discussion through breathtaking dance.


Mail Your Donation

You are always welcome to mail your contribution via personal check or money order. Please let us know if you would like to make your donation anonymous or in honor of a friend or loved one. Also, please provide your address or email so we can get back to you with a thank you note and donation receipt! 

Please address donations to:

Ballet Five Eight NFP
20517 S. LaGrange Rd.
Frankfort, IL 60423