We can keep our ticket prices reasonable because of the funding we receive from financial supporters, including the following significant grants.
Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD)
Since 1989, SCFD has distributed funds from a sales and use tax (1/10 of 1%) to cultural facilities throughout the Denver metropolitan area. The funds support cultural facilities whose primary purposes is to enlighten and entertain the public through production, presentation, exhibition, advancement and preservation of art, music, theater, dance, zoology, natural history and cultural history.
The Bonfils-Stanton Foundation is a private, non-profit corporation created to enhance the quality of life for residents of Colorado. The mission of the Foundation is to advance excellence in the areas of Arts and Culture, Community Service, and Science and Medicine through strategic investments resulting in significant and unique contributions in these fields.
Colorado Creative Industries
A division of the Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade, Colorado Creative Industries sees a future where Colorado is a premiere “Creative Economy.” We strive to create a strong brand identity, a Top 10 reputation, and create significant and sustained investment in the creative sector where creative entrepreneurs and enterprises will flourish. It's our goal for Colorado to “grow its own” creative workforce.