Make a gift today and help us continue City Theater’s 121-year legacy in the Biddeford-Saco community! To donate through our secure site, click here and simply place your gift in the “Amount” box and click “Add to Cart”.

To donate by check, please mail to:
City Theater Associates
PO Box 993
Biddeford ME 04005.

Gifts received prior to September 15th will be listed in the following season’s program.

Your gift increases the impact that we would be able to achieve on ticket sales alone. We cannot produce quality shows, host more than 20 community events per year, maintain the theater’s historical structure, and modernize its facility without your help. Thank you for your generosity!

City Theater is now an AmazonSmile beneficiary! Now you can support City Theater every time you shop on Amazon, at no cost to you! Simply go to, and select The City Theater in Biddeford, ME as your charity of choice. Every time you make a purchase from, using your usual Amazon account, AmazonSmile will automatically donate .5% of your purchase to City Theater!

Sponsorships and Advertising

City Theater relies on support from the business community and private foundations, in addition to ticket revenue and individual philanthropy, to thrive as a premier performing arts venue in Southern Maine.

10,000 people annually participate in the life of City Theater as patrons, volunteers, production staff, professional musicians and attendees of cultural events, concerts, films, recitals, and other performances in our restored opera house.

City Theater extends our gratitude to the loyal season sponsors, show sponsors, and advertisers listed here. There are a many sponsorship and advertising levels available to local businesses, with benefits such as:

  • Complementary tickets to mainstage productions
  • Onstage recognition at mainstage performances
  • Banner with logo in the City Theater lobby
  • Banner ad or logo on City Theater’s website
  • Logo on City Theater show posters, email newsletters, and social media postings
  • Full-page color print ad printed in 5,000 City Theater programs

Please email for more information.

We thank our 2016-2017 Sponsors for their generous support.
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Season Sponsorsjt

Journal Tribune
Pizza by Alex

Over the River and Through the Woods
Show sponsor: The Legends Radio AM 1220/FM 102.3
Set sponsor: Run of the Mill Public House & Brewery

A Christmas Survival Guide
Show sponsor: Journal Tribune
Set sponsor: Atlantic Coastal Printing
Pit sponsor: Jim Godbout Plumbing & Heating

Pump Boys & Dinettes
Show sponsor: Pizza by Alex
Set sponsor: Peter Salsbury
Pit sponsor: Biddeford + Saco Chamber of Commerce + Industry

Steel Magnolias
Show sponsor: Saco and Biddeford Savings Institution
Set sponsor: The Chef and the Gardener

Wizard of Oz
Show sponsor: Biddeford Savings Bank
Set sponsor: University of New England
Pit sponsor: Shuttle Bus Zoom