Planned Giving

A gift in your will or estate plans can ensure that the programs you love at Arena are available for future generations. There are many creative ways to make a planned gift that ensure Arena’s future while providing benefits for you and your loved ones. The Full Circle Society allows us to celebrate planned giving donors throughout their lifetime with special opportunities including invitations to an annual appreciation event.

For more information or to notify us of an existing planned gift, please submit the form below or contact Maya Weil at 202-600-4158 or at

Legacy Gift Commitment Form

Why Leave a Legacy?

Sue Benson has been an usher at Arena Stage for 15 years. Hear why why she has chosen to support the theater with a legacy gift.

Giving Options

If you choose to include Arena Stage in your estate plans, please provide your attorney with the following information: 

Legal Name: Washington Drama Society, Inc. (T/A Arena Stage)

Tax Identification #: 53-0246894

Arena Stage is a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and, further, is not a private foundation under section 509(a). Gifts and bequests to Arena Stage are deductible for income, gift and estate tax purposes to the extent permitted by law.

The Full Circle Society

Arena Stage gratefully acknowledges these individuals who ensure the future of Arena Stage by making a planned gift. These gifts assure that Arena Stage will continue to challenge, educate and entertain audiences and maintain its excellence in theater nationally and internationally for generations to come.

The Full Circle Society as of January 19, 2024