December 9, 2019 @ 7:00PM — 9:00PM
Join us for a very special evening.
Monday, December 9, 2019 • 7 p.m.
FSU Center for the Performing Arts
5555 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota
Join us in a very special, fun celebration for Bruce Rodgers as he retires after 15 years as executive director of the Hermitage Artist Retreat, now an internationally acclaimed center where the nation's best artists create the exciting art of now and the future.
Be a sponsor and help create the Bruce E. Rodgers Artist Residency
To honor Bruce, we are creating a residency in his name. For every $5000 raised, there will be another year when an artist will receive this special residency named for the first executive director.
Sponsors receive two premier reserved seats, a full-page in the tribute book to be presented to Bruce that evening, a listing in the event program, on-screen recognition at the event, and recognition on the Hermitage Artist Retreat website.
$5,000 Platinum sponsor
$2,500 Gold sponsor
$1,000 Silver sponsor
Patrons receive one general admission ticket, a listing in the event program, on-screen recognition at the event, plus:
$500 1/2 page tribute in the tribute book
$250 1/4 page tribute in the tribute book
$100 25-word message in the tribute book
$25 Single ticket
Be a sponsor, place a tribute, or buy your ticket today!
The tribute book submission deadline is November 22. Tributes must be submitted in digital format (PDF, JPEG or PNG) via email. If you have questions regarding these formats, please contact Kelly Kennedy.
Three sizes are available:
~ Full page 4.75” wide x 7.75” tall
~ 1/2 page 4.75” wide x 3.75” tall
~ 1/4 page 2.25” wide x 3.75” tall
or 25-word message.
Send tributes to:
For more information, contact:
941-475-2098 ext 2