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Friends of the Gordon

Form a deeper relationship with your favorite performing arts center with this membership experience that connects you to more things you love about the Gordon.

The Gordon Center is more than a performing arts center. It’s a super-connector of people, it’s a world-class hub that builds bridges to join different members of the community. Whether it’s a music or dance performance, comedy show, or film festival, our all-star venue offers the shared connection we can all get behind: excellent, engaging arts and culture experiences.

As our frequent patron, you play an essential role in making all of this – and more – possible. Experience the benefits of becoming an official Friend of the Gordon — JOIN US! >

Become a Friend of the Gordon

• Opportunity to purchase tickets early
• 4 drink tickets
• 4 complimentary guest passes to the JCC’s Center for Sports & Wellness
• Name listed as a Friend of the Gordon on select promotional materials throughout the season
• Gordon Center swag

• Opportunity to purchase tickets early
• 6 drink tickets
• 2 complimentary tickets to select Gordon Shows
-OR- 2 subscriptions to entire William & Irene Weinberg Family Baltimore Jewish Film Festival
• 4 complimentary guest passes to the JCC’s Center for Sports & Wellness
• Opportunity to attend exclusive VIP experience
• Name listed as a Friend of the Gordon on select promotional materials throughout the season
• Gordon Center swag

Everything in the Ovation level AND:
• 2 additional drink tickets (8 total)
• 2 tickets to J Live Event: dessert reception, beer and wine and show tickets
• Encore fans only experience

Friends FAQs

Contact Us

Each benefit is delivered differently.

  • Your drink tickets will arrive to you by email. Please make sure you know which of your email accounts is listed in Secutix, our ticketing service. You can use up to two drink tickets per performance.
  • If your benefit package includes complimentary show tickets, please contact Marilyn Zvili at for more details on how to redeem.
  • To receive your guest passes to JCC Sports and Wellness, please allow five business days and then contact the JCC’s Senior Director of Member and Guest Services at or 410.500.5995
  • Your swag item will be available for pick up in early October. You will be notified by email.

Early access tickets are available for select season shows between July 1-15, 2024.  If additional eligible shows are booked during the year, you will be notified of early access by email and text with an invitation to purchase tickets.



These events provide opportunities for interaction with performers, usually before or after a show.  Examples may be – cocktails and attendance at a dance rehearsal, sound check, or back stage tour.

J Live is an annual fundraiser for the JCC that benefits financial assistance for children and families to participate in JCC programs from pre-school and camp to arts programming for youth throughout the year. Performers for the Spring event will be announced in early Fall.

The Friends of the Gordon program runs July 1 through June 30th of the following year.  You can take advantage of your benefits as soon as your membership has been processed. They will be valid through June 30th.

students posing for a group picture in the lobby of the gordon center.

Your Relationship Makes A Difference

When you become a Friend of the Gordon, you’re helping us uplift the arts and bring more joy-filled experiences to our community. Through your generosity, we’re able to:

• Keep ticket prices affordable and even offer free tickets to those in the community who might not normally be able to attend live performances.
• Offer masterclasses and other educational programs in conjunction with our presenting artists.
• Maintain a performing arts center where anyone and everyone can come together to learn, grow, and appreciate various forms of talent and expression.

We are grateful that you share our commitment to and passion for live performance. Thank you for all that you do for the Gordon!