Playbill Ads


Info packet for STUDENT SHOUTOUT playbill ads

Info packet for BUSINESS playbill ads

Garfield Theatre Playbill Advertising Form

Shout out to your favorite actors, advertise your business or services to our community, and support the Garfield Theatre program all at the same time. We welcome businesses, professionals, friends, and family to purchase advertising space in the souvenir playbill for our upcoming production. With your ad you have the potential to reach an audience of over 2,000.


The playbill is a professionally printed show program 5.5″ wide by 8.5″ high. Inside pages are black and white. Outside cover is full color. Templates are available below for pre-designed ads, or you may submit your own design.


Full Page (Ad size is 7.5″ high x 4.5″ wide) $200.00

Half Page (Ad size is 3.75″ high by 4.5″ wide) $100.00

Third Page Horizontal (Ad size is 2.5″ high x 4.5 ” wide) $75.00

Quarter Page Vertical (Ad size is 3.75″ high x 2.25″ wide) $ 50.00

All ads for spring musical must be submitted by May 1st.

How to submit and pay for your ad in three steps

1. Prepare your ad, using our templates or your own layout according to our ad specs. At the bottom of this page, you will find Word templates for the various ad sizes. Download the template for the ad size you want. Make changes to the template by adding your text and/or photos. SAVE the document to your computer, renaming it with your student’s name or your business name. (If you skip this step, you’ll end up just sending us the template!) We want your ad to look great, so be sure to check the artwork specs below before you submit!

2. Download the ad form below (PDF). Please include the file name you used to save your ad in step 1. After you fill in all the blanks, SAVE the PDF on your computer. (Again, if you skip this step, you will end up uploading a blank form.) Then upload both your ad and your saved form using the Dropbox link below. You can also print the form out to mail back to us if you are paying by check.

Garfield Theatre Playbill Advertising Form


During uploading you will see a progress icon that assures you your submission went through.

3. Submit payment. We accept PayPal or you can send a check (with your printed form) to us at PO Box 22081, Seattle WA 98122.

If you have a PayPal account, you can direct payment to us at Simply send the amount for the ad size you’ve chosen:

Full-page Ad: $200
Half-page Ad: $100
1/3 page Horizontal Ad: $75
1/4 page Vertical Ad: $50


Playbill page examples for all ad sizes  — Download and view these examples to see how your ad will appear in our program.

Ads are preferred in a Word doc (.doc or .docx), PDF or JPEG format at actual size.

Artwork and included images should be 300 dpi at actual size. Please don’t submit something smaller than the actual size of the ad or at lower quality (below 300 dpi), or your ad will not look good when we print it.

Business cards:

Vertical: Scan 100% @ 300 dpi for a vertical 1/4 page ad.

Horizontal: Scan 125% @ 300 dpi for a horizontal 1/3 page ad.


Need help with a design for your ad? Ad templates in Word for all ad sizes are available for download. Simply replace the existing text or photo with yours. Remember, the final ad can only look as good as the artwork you submit. If you have problems or questions, contact us!

Template for Full Page Ad

Template for Half Page Ad (Horizontal) with Portrait-Oriented Photo

Template for Half Page Ad (Horizontal) with Landscape-Oriented Photo

Template for 1/3 Page Ad (Horizontal) with Photo

Template for 1/3 Page Ad (Horizontal) with No Photo

Template for 1/4 Page Ad (Vertical)


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