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Welcome to the All New First Person Arts Membership Program!

First Person Arts believes that compelling, contemporary stories should be accessible to all of our communities.  Every day, every month, every year.

Your membership support ensures that we can continue bringing your unique and shared experiences to the stage, on-air and online.


As a First Person Arts member, you’ll enjoy benefits and privileges that will enhance your experience with First Person Arts and connect you more deeply with communities around the city.

You now have two membership payment options:  a one-time payment or become a Sustaining Member.  Sustaining Members have the advantage of a convenient low monthly payment plan (starting as low as $5 per month) charged directly to your credit card.

All First Person Arts Members receive the following benefits:

    • No ticket fees for online purchases!

    • A new Membership Card that provides partnering organization perks.

    • Advance ticketing opportunities for the FPA Festival, Ex-Files StorySlam, Grand Slams, and more.

    • Listening Parties and networking events to preview new stories (or content) before the general public.

    • Recognition as a First Person Arts Supporter.

In Addition, each membership level entitles you to the following benefits:

(Sustainer amounts below are rounded to the nearest dollar)

“Bring a Friend” Vouchers are only valid with StorySlams.
Number of”Bring a Friend” Vouchers are for the entire year vs. per show.

As an added benefit to our members, we’ve formed partnerships with local businesses where our members receive special rates or discounts just for supporting the First Person Arts.


 $5 off with membership discount code

10% off “orders” valued at $10 or more

By one ticket, Get one FREE

$5 off tickets purchased online using discount code FPA

$5 off 1st-time service at Hair Vyce

unitedway_logoYou can support First Person Arts through the United Way Donor Choice Program. You’ll receive First Person Arts member benefits instantly, like ticket discounts, free passes to StorySlams and much more. Visit your company’s United Way representative and use the code 50861 to designate your gift to First Person Arts.


Upcoming Events
  • StorySlam: Windfall
  • Date: August 27, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Venue: CSZ Philadelphia
  • Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107