A Premiere Cultural Arts Association for those who are passionate about the arts. The JPAS Leading Ladies Guild was founded to support the Jefferson Performing Arts Society and its initiatives and in doing so, champion a new performing arts center. The guild’s mission is to promote, enhance and enjoy the JPAS and performing arts experience through social outings and events; to promote community involvement, support and volunteerism with JPAS and the performing arts; To serve as an advocate for JPAS on legislative issues pertaining to the cultural and performing arts in our state; and to serve as a fund-raising auxiliary for JPAS.

Join Us!
As a JPAS Leading Lady, you will enjoy invitation to an array of exclusive social events throughout the season. Membership begins with the $100 Ingenue Level or $40 Young Professional Membership for those ages 21-39. Also, there is a $100 associate membership level for gentlemen. Please contact Valerie Hart, Leading Ladies Guild Coordinator at 504-885-2000 ext. 212 or email valerie@jpas.org.

$100 Ingenue Level Membership or $40 Young Professional Membership (ages 21-39) benefits include:

  • JPAS Leading Ladies Guild (LLG) Commemorative Poster or LLG Note Cards
  • Invitation to JPAS/LLG Preview Party & Performance plus a complimentary group photo with performers and director
  • Invitation to the Annual Parasol Promenade Tea
  • Invitation to President’s Holiday Social
  • Invitation to Annual Membership Luncheon and Installation
  • Group Photograph in JPAS In Performance Season Program
$500 Diva Membership includes all of the above plus:

  • a beautiful silver Leading Ladies Pin
$1000 Prima Donna Membership includes all of the above member benefits plus:

  • a beautiful vermeil Leading Ladies pin
  • lunch with Maestro Dennis Assaf and performers from the JPAS Annual Gala Pasta & Puccini