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Advertising Opportunities

Would you like to reach our audience of highly engaged patrons, parents and students? Purchase an ad in our performance programs. Your purchase helps ensure the quality of our productions by contributing to sets, costumes, posters and more!

2017-18 Season

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The Art of Boxing. The Sport of Ballet  |  October 14, 2017  |  The High School of Recording Arts
Imagine a boxing ring and a stage on either side of a gymnasium with the audience in between. Created by the SPBs Artistic Director Zoé Emilie Henrot and Element Boxing Director Dalton Outlaw, The Art of Boxing. The Sport of Ballet is a community event created from a common vision to build equity, inclusivity and community through the art of movement.
Audience: 300  |  Space deadline: September  22, 2017  |  Artwork due: September 29, 2017

ClaraDream_for BPT_2015Clara’s Dream from The Nutcracker  |  December 1-3, 2017  |  The O’Shaughnessy
Swirling snowflakes, waltzing flowers, and the Sugar Plum Fairy. All of the magic of the classic! This must-see holiday event for the whole family, is the perfect way to introduce young children to the power and beauty of classical dance.  Directed by Zoé Emilie Henrot, the company leads a cast of almost 100 in this family-friendly, 90-minute show.
Audience: 3000  |  Space deadline: November  10, 2017  |  Artwork due: November 17, 2017

Carmen. 1920s. NYC  |  May 12-13, 2018  |  The O’Shaughnessy

The season will finish this year with an original ballet by Artistic Director Zoé Emilie Henrot with music arranged and composed by Richard Erickson. Join us at the O’Shaughnessy to complete the 2017/18 season in 1920s New York City. With new set design my Anne Henly, set designer of Clara’s Dream from The Nutcracker and costumes by Maribeth Romslo watch the well-known story of Carmen come to life in a different era.
Audience: 3000 | April 20, 2018  |  Artwork due: April 27, 2018

Student Showcase |  May 11-12, 2018  | . The O’Shaughnessy

SPB celebrates a full year of work by the School of St. Paul Ballet in a thoroughly entertaining program of two full ballets designed to showcase the breadth of talent of these budding artists. The audience of engaged families and friends are your best local customers. Audience: 1500 |  Space deadline: April 20, 2018  |  Artwork due: April 27, 2018


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Full page-back cover (7×10 non-bleed) $700 $1,260 (save $140) $1,680 (save $420) $1,960 (save $840)
Full page ((7×10 non-bleed) $500 $900 (save $100) $1,200 (save $300) $1,400 (save $600)
1/2 page (7×4.875 h; 3.25×10 v) $275 $495 (save $55) $660 (save $165) $770 (save $330)
1/4 page (3.25×4.875 v) $150 $270 (save $30) $360 (save $90) $420 (save $180)
1/12 page (BC size 3.5×2) $80 $144 (save $16) $192 (save $48) $224 (save $960)
Bag stuffers: Ballet & Boxing $100 flat 300 VIP bags October 14, 2017 ONLY


Additional Opportunity – place ad directly with The Cowles Center:

Audience Choice 5th Anniversary Program |  March 9-10, 2018  |  The Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts
SPB celebrates their 5th anniversary at the Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts and their 20th year of bringing ballet to the Twin Cities! In honor of this special season, St. Paul Ballet (SPB) has asked audiences to select the best of five seasons for a multifaceted anniversary celebration at The Cowles Center. From poignant to moving with a bit of charm and verve, SPB takes its cue from audience favorites in classical and contemporary ballet. Audience: 1000  |  Please contact The Cowles directly for placing an ad in the January-March program: Contact Ann Erickson 612-206-3630  |  Space deadline: November 10, 2017  |  Artwork due: Dec 4, 2017