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Recent Enhancements and Services

Happy New Year! As we reflect on the past year, we want to thank you, our valued clients for your loyalty to ShOvation! In order to serve you better, we are constantly improving our platform by listening to your feedback and implementing cutting edge technology! These enhancements will improve your ticketing experience and that of your patrons […]


High Schools & Colleges: Increase Your Revenue with ShOvation!

Are you ready to have your school, college or university start selling tickets? ShOvation can set up a system very quickly with a few simple steps. Visualize the benefits of a customizable e-commerce-for-education-platform brandable to the school level supporting a wide range of online ticketing activities for school and college events including: • Sporting events (football, basketball, soccer, […]


Callout Messages & E-Mail Marketing

ShOvation Feature Spotlight: Callout Messages!! Highlighted messages are programmed into the shopping cart. They can be the same or different for each performance or order link depending on your needs. A link in the messages directs patrons to purchase additional tickets to another performance, order flowers or other merchandise, or make a donation all from […]


Merchandise Sales Feature

ShOvation is proud to feature Merchandise Sales!! For many organizations, in addition to selling tickets, they are also selling additional merchandise for their events such as raffle tickets, t-shirts, DVDs, flowers, photos and more. In our continued effort to simplify the lives of our customers and their patrons, we pioneered offering merchandise sales on the same […]


Mobile Tickets and More

Everyone is buying things online, it’s one click to buy and then it’s at your door. Your studio families are buying things online from their mobile device while they sit in your studio lobby. Why not let them buy tickets to your show online too?


Recital Season begins-are you ready?

Have you set up your recital tickets online yet? This is the time to do it! If your recital is in June this season, that gives you plenty of time to finalize all your details and communicate to your studio how to buy tickets online. If you are new to online tickets, we will help […]

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Recital Do’s and Don’ts Part 2

ShOvation’s Recital Do’s and Don’ts: Part 2 With online ticket sales, you can still offer an in-studio online sales option as well as allowing family and friends to purchase online with a static link on your studio website, emailing the ticket link out and sharing on social media. This can greatly increase your sales and […]

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Top 5 things you MUST DO before tickets go on sale

Recital season can be so overwhelming for studio owners especially for those that have a small staff or teach several hours a week. There is so much to organize, communicate and prepare before your ticket sales go live. Selling tickets manually creates a lot of extra work for tracking and inventory management. With online ticket […]

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New venue, no problem

Here is the situation: You oversold your current venue in 2 hours, now you have to get a NEW larger venue, add show times and let everyone know about the change. Sounds like a lot of work…that is if you don’t have the shOvation Recital Hotline working for you. Our staff is ready to advise […]

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Let them know WHERE and WHEN to buy!

One of the easiest ways to boost your recital revenue is to REALLY communicate where to buy tickets and when they go on sale. Do you think you remind your clients enough about show dates and times? There is always someone who didn’t know tickets were on sale or where the performance will take place. […]

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Increase your ticket revenue with pricing options

Have you considered tiered pricing for your events? This is another way to increase your ticket revenue but still provide lower ticket price options. Q:What does this mean? A: You can set up different prices for your tickets based on section or special groups such as students. You can even set your pricing to increase […]

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Join the shOvation natiOn today- Enter to win!

Join the ShOvation NatiOn today and enter to win incredible prizes! Set up your 2015 event to be entered to win one of these prizes: * A studio master class with a guest artist of your choice *Free Theater Backdrop by Backdrops Fantastic *Three month subscription to The Studio Director *Faculty Jackets or Logo Wear […]