Become a Member

When you make a tax-deductible donation of $50 or more, you help support a vibrant community of innovative artists. You’ll also receive a host of great benefits lasting for one year from the date of your donation.

(fully tax-deductible)

+ Two complimentary tickets (for events priced $15 and below)
+ Advance sales for special events
+ Discounts on all ticket purchases

ISSUE also offers Friend level membership at a Student rate of $25. Please note that the student rate is only available in person with valid Student ID.

($60 tax-deductible)

Above benefits, plus:
+ ISSUE Project Room tote bag
+ Curated Mp3 selection of live recordings

($160 tax-deductible)

Above benefits, plus:
+ Invitations to pre- and post-concert receptions
+ Complimentary admission for one to a full year of concerts*

($290 tax-deductible)

Above benefits, plus:
+ Bi-annual curated editions of live performance recordings
+ Complimentary admission for two to a full year of concerts*

($780 tax-deductible)

Above benefits, plus:
+ Premium seating at special events
+ Limited edition lathe-cut 7” by Sergei Tcherepnin

Want to know more?

For more information or questions about memberships, please contact:

Matthew Walker, Development Director
718-330-0313 x 5.

*Free ticket cards apply general concerts $15 and below.

*All-Access and Collector complimentary tickets provided for general concerts $25 and below at 22 Boerum Place. Does not include admission to benefits/special events.

*Membership purchases are not refundable or transferrable.

Founders Club

To support ongoing operations as ISSUE prepares for renovations in 2013, ISSUE’s Board launched a 2-year Founders Club campaign to raise $500,000 through major gifts of $25,000 or more.

ISSUE is currently providing exciting naming opportunities for the theater, lobby, box office, green room, and more.


ISSUE gratefully acknowledges current and past support from the following organizations:

Aaron Copland Fund for Music
American Scandinavian Foundation
Annenberg Foundation
Arnow Family Fund
Asian Cultural Council
BAI Group, Inc.
Barbara Lee Family Foundation
Brooklyn Arts Council
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz
The Casement Fund
CHORA, A Project of the Metabolic Studio*
Dedalus Foundation
The Edwards Foundation Arts Fund
Experimental Television Center
Foundation for Contemporary Arts
Four Star Air Conditioning
The Golden Rule Foundation
Greenwall Foundation
Independence Community Foundation
Japan Foundation NY
James E. Robison Foundation
Jerome Foundation
Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg
mediaThe foundation, inc.
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
The National Endowment for the Arts
The Netherland America Foundation
Netherlands Cultural Services
New Music USA's Cary New Music Performance Fund
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
New York City Council
New York City Council Member Stephen Levin
New York City Council Member Dominic Recchia, Jr.
New York State Council on the Arts
NV/da, LLC
Robert D. Bielecki Foundation, Inc.
Two Trees Management Co., LLC