Glen Falls Post-Star
Saratoga Performing Arts Center expects to break even for a seventh straight year thanks to a well-attended fundraiser and increased corporate sponsorship, the organization announced.
A wine and food fundraising festival attracted 4,000 people last month, a 25 percent increase over last year, and raised more than $250,000 for the organization as the summer came to a close, spokeswoman Shane Williams-Ness said.
Albany Times Union
The chief financial officer of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center suggested Thursday the board should discuss raising ticket prices during its next budget discussions.
CFO/COO Rick Geary gave a cheerful description of SPAC's finances -- he expects the venue will break even for the seventh year in a row -- and noted the four-year average ticket price for admission to performances by the New York City Ballet and the Philadelphia Orchestra is only $33.