Historic Tennessee Theatre - Est. 1928 Knoxville, Tennessee


The Official State Theatre of Tennessee

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Individual Gifts

The Historic Tennessee Theatre is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and it needs your support.

In addition to purchasing tickets to shows, you can support the Theatre in several ways.

Take a Seat 

Reserve your place in Tennessee Theatre history by participating in our Take A Seat campaign.  Purchase a seat for yourself or in honor of a special person or organization. A permanent brass plaque will be placed on each seat you sponsor. There are a limited number of seats left so act now! Click here to download your Take A Seat Reservation Form. To reserve your seat by phone, or to make a general donation, please call 865-684-1200 x 147 to speak with a Historic Tennessee Theatre Foundation representative. You can also reserve your seat through PayPal below:

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Our special thanks to all of those who have remained or become a friend of the Tennessee Theatre. Your support is invaluable.

Planned Giving

Planned Giving can be a very rewarding experience. It's the best way to maintain a continuing relationship with the arts, and can include anything from annual donation pledges to bequests in your will.

As the process of planned giving is a very individual and personal one, we make a full-time representative available to meet with you face to face, explain your options and get you set up to be the kind of friend to the Tennessee Theatre that anyone would want to have: long-term and dependable!

If you are interested in setting up an appointment to discuss your long-term giving plan to the Tennessee Theatre, contact:

Becky Hancock
865-684-1200 x 145

With your help we can keep the magic alive for many generations to come!

Tax-Deductible Donations 

In addition to the options outlined above, the Historic Tennessee Theatre welcomes your tax-deductible donations. You can donate at any time through PayPal below (you can specify the amount on the next page), or you can call 865-684-1200 x 147 for personal assistance.

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April 2015