Ironwood Theatre ~ Survey of Donors and Patrons
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Here at the theatre we are not shy about asking for your financial support, but we aren't quite so attentive when it comes to seeking your advice. We'd like to change that. So whether you are a regular or occasional theatre-goer, we'd love to hear your opinion on what we do; what we can do better; and who you'd like to see on our stage.  The following eleven (11) question survey shouldn't take you much more than five minutes to complete. Thanks for your time!
 
Required 1.
How often do you attend a show at the Historic Ironwood Theatre?
12 or more times per year
About six (6) shows per year
Two (2) to three (3) shows per year
One (1) show per year
Less than once per year - maybe one show every couple of years
Other  
2.
Which of the following shows did you attend? Select all that apply.
Sleigh Ride with the Claudettes
Warren Miller movie premiere: "Here, There, & Everywhere"
Jessica Meuse (HIT Idol Saturday)
HIT Idol Season 6 (Friday)
"Nosferatu" : Halloweeen silent movie
The Superior Horns
Garland City Consort - Four Seasons
Tim Mesun & Friends ~ Barton Organ benefit show
Prairie Fire Children's Theatre: Robin Hood
"Show People": silent movie accompanied by Andrew Rogers
Nordic folk trio Septentrio
Ironwood Dance Co recital
USAF Shades of Blue big band
Buster Keaton silent movie: "The Navigator" accompanied by Tim Mesun
The Cats Pajamas a capella vocal band
An evening with Larry Gatlin
Iron Co Health Dept Valentines movie: "The Age of Love"
Warren Nelson's: "A Song for the Wild"
Mary Poppins
Other  
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I would attend more shows if the Ironwood Theatre presented more:  (Select all that apply)
Music concerts: Rock n Roll
Music concerts: Indy rock
Music concerts: Metal
Music concerts: Country
Music concerts: Jazz
Music concerts: Classical
Silent movies with Barton Organ accompaniment
Dance: Ballet and/or contemporary
Comedy - Standup and/or review
Live theatre - drama
Live theatre - musicals
Movies - classic and/or indy
Other  
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Required 4.

Please help us understand the factors that influence your decision  about whether or not to attend a show at the Ironwood Theatre.  

 Less Important Moderately Important More Important   
The price of tickets   
The weather   
I know someone in the show   
Effectiveness of advertising   
Prefer to see "name" or nationally known or acts   
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5.
If there is a performer, act, or show you would like to see on the Ironwood Theatre stage, please tell us:
 

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We cannot promise we will book every act that is suggested, but we will certainly look into all suggestions. Many factors are considered when making decisions about whether or not to bring an act to Ironwood, including performance fees, the sponsorship an act can generate, touring schedules and geographic proximity to Ironwood, audience size potential and likely ticket revenue.
 
Required 6.
Please help us improve our service by telling us how we are doing:
 Needs Improvement Acceptable Exceeds Expectations   
Professionalism of box office volunteers and staff   
Accessibility and ease of use of on-line ticket purchasing   
Helpfulness of ticket sellers, ushers and other 'at-show' volunteers   
Effectiveness of advertising and promotion of shows   
Quality and variety of shows   
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Required 7.
How do you usually hear about shows at the Ironwood Theatre? (check all that apply)
Newspaper - ads
Newspaper - stories
Radio
Email blasts from theatre
Posters around local communities
Word of mouth/invited by a friend
Theatre website
Facebook and other social media
Griffin Newsletters
Other  
8.
We'd like to do a better job of getting the word out. Do you have any suggestions as to how we might improve the promotion of our shows?
 

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9.
What is your gender?
Male
Female
Prefer not to answer
10.
Which category describes your age?
Younger than 18
18 - 24
25 - 34
35 - 44
45 - 54
55 - 64
65 or older
Prefer not to answer
11.
Which category best describes your annual income?
Under $15,000
$15,000 - $29,999
$30,000 - $44,999
$45,000 - $59,999
$60,000 - $74,999
$75,000 - $89,999
$90,000 or more
Prefer not to answer
Thank you for your time and input. The results of this survey will be published in a forthcoming email newsletter.