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The Circle of Friends card is a 2-for-1 ticket discount card that lists over 70 theaters throughout New England, including companies in Maine, Rhode Island, Cape Cod and the Merrimack Valley.

If you are an audience member and would like to take advantage of the 2-for-1 discount, consider the StageSource Theater Lovers membership.


To list your theater on the 2018-2019 Circle of Friends Card Please CLICK HERE


 The deadline to be listed on the 2018-2019 Circle of Friends card is May 15, 2018.


If you would like to order cards for your subscribers/members, you may do so HERE.  Please email with your shipping information and the number of cards you wish to purchase.


Before reserving tickets, please READ THE POLICIES
of each theater listed on the card. 




Q: What is the Circle of Friends card?
A: The Circle of Friends card is a two-for-one ticket card distributed to over 50,000 households to promote greater awareness of theater in our region.

Q: Who is eligible to be listed on the Circle of Friends card?
A: Listing on the card is available only to StageSource Organizational Members. All Individual, Individual PLUS and Theater Lover members receive one Circle of Friends card per year as part of their membership benefits.

Q: What are the valid dates of the cards?

A: The current (2017-2018) card is valid through September 30, 2018.


Q: Can I set my theaters criteria for use?

A: As stated on the CoF card, the card is not valid at the issuing theater. Each theater may set their own policies regarding the performances at which the card will be honored.

Q: What are the criteria to be listed on the card?

A: There are only two criteria for being listed on the Circle of Friends Card:

  • The organization must be a current StageSource Organizational Member
  • The organization must hold publicly announced performances
    [We also ask that organizations try to monitor effectiveness of the Circle of Friends Card to help StageSource improve this service]

Q: What are the responsibilities of the card holder?
A: The cardholder is responsible for calling the box office of the theater they wish to attend to:

  • Identify themselves as a Circle of Friends cardholder
  • Determine the availability of tickets
  • Determine the theater’s Circle of Friends policy
  • Make reservation/purchase 

Q: This sounds great! How do I sign up!?
A: If you are not currently a member, all you have to do is sign up for a membership and we will send you your membership card with your new membership package. To current members, we send a mailing in September with the current year's Circle of Friends card!


Q: How much does shipping cost?

A: Shipping costs are based on the number of cards you order:

  • Individuals pay nothing.
  • Shipping Prices for 2018-19 (subject to change based on USPS pricing)

25-50 - $8

75-100- $10

101-500- $15

501-2000- $20

2001-4000- $40


6001+ - $80

Over 500 pick up at office - $20 handling

Pick up for orders under 500 cards - FREE


Q: Ack! My organization isn’t a member! What do I do!?
A: If you are not currently a member of StageSource but would like to add your company to the card for next year, you can sign up for membership and learn about all of our other services and benefits here.

Q: Who is listed on the Circle of Friends card in 2017-2018?


Actors' Shakespeare Project
Alexander Children's Theatre School (ACTS)
American Repertory Theater
Apollinaire Theatre Company
Arlekin Players Theatre
Arlington Friends of the Drama
Boston Children's Theatre
Boston Lyric Opera
Boston Playwrights' Theatre
Brandeis University Department of Theater Arts
Brown Box Theatre Project
BSU's Family Performing Arts Center
Central Square Theater
Company One Theatre
Concord Players
Emerson Stage
Endicott College Performing Arts
Flat Earth Theatre
Footlight Club
Fresh Ink Theatre
Gloucester Stage Company
Guerilla Opera
History Alive, Inc.
Holliston's Washington Street Players
Hub Theatre Company of Boston
Huntington Theatre Company
lau lapides company
Liars and Believers
Lyric Stage Company of Boston
Martha's Vineyard Playhouse
Merrimack Repertory Theatre
Moonbox Productions
Nemasket River Productions
New Repertory Theatre
North Shore Music Theatre
North Shore Players
Ogunquit Playhouse
Opera House Arts
Quannapowitt Players
Ragnarok Productions
Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre
Sleeping Weazel
SpeakEasy Stage Company
Stoneham Theatre
The Savoyard Light Opera Company
The Stratton Players
The Suffolk University Theatre Department & Modern Theatre
The Thalia
Theatre III
Theatre One
Titanic Theatre Company
Trinity Repertory Company
Un-Common Theatre Company
Walpole Footlighters
Wellesley Repertory Theatre
Wellesley Theatre Project
Weston Friendly Society
Wheelock Family Theater

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