We did not leave, but instead wrote a letter of protest to the president of the organization (sent certified mail) protesting and asking for a apology. As of today, not only have we not received any response but our future reservations have been canceled.
This type of discriminatory and offensive treatment is unacceptable for any business, but it is especially odious for a non-profit organization that receives tax-supported contributions / funding.
Those people and organizations that are considering supporting this theatre should know of this conduct. Our recommendation is to not provide any further funds to The Rogue Theatre.
I would add that there are numerous arts groups in Tucson that offer “pay what you will.” None have every treated us this way.
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The conduct of the Managing Director is unacceptable.
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The Managing Director needs to be counseled about her behavior, and a letter of apology written to us by the Board president.