2018 Donors

The Educational Theatre Foundation wishes to thank the following for their generous support to date, in 2018:

Visionary ($25,000 and up)

Robert Greenblatt
The Lehrer-Seller Family Fund
The H.B., E.W. and F.R. Luther Charitable Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
NBC Universal

Benefactor ($15,000 – $24,999)

Disney Theatrical Productions
Mark Drum
Music Theatre International
The Musical Company
Samuel French
Theatrical Rights Worldwide

Underwriter ($10,000 – $14,999)

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
Community Arts Initiative and Debbie and Marilyn Hill
Disney Parks Live Entertainment
Gai Liang Jones and Wendell Jones
Hilton Honors
MGM Studios
James and Lauren Miller
Rodgers & Hammerstein
Seat Yourself
Tams-Witmark Music Library

Producer ($5,000 – $9,999)

American Academy of Dramatic Arts
American Musical and Dramatic Academy
Broadway Direct
Dramatists Play Service
Thomas and Ellen Hoberman
David and Christine Letts
National Theatre Institute
New York Conservatory for the Dramatic Arts
Open Jar Institute
Dean Pitchford
Realtime Music Solutions
TRW – Theatrical Rights Worldwide
Julie Cohen Theobald

Director ($3,000 – $4,999)

Amy Bennett Foundation
Georgia Thespians
Interactive Educational Video LLC and Bob and Marti Fowler
Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau
Trophy Awards
Walt Disney Company Foundation

Designer ($2,000 – $2,999)

Matt Conover
Jake Cullens
Nancy and Ken Duffy
Dramatic Publishing Company
Coty and Pete Forno
Kansas Thespians
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
The PROM Musical

Performer ($1,000 – $1,999)

Arkansas Thespians
Barnes Dennig
The Broadway League
Joe Burnsworth
Kristin Chenoweth
Marion and Dr. Diana Combs
Peter Gatto
Dessie Moynihan
Stephen Oremus
Clyde Phillips
John Prignano
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Successful Products Company
Dana and Matt Walden

Advocate ($500 – $999)

Kate Burton and Michael Ritchie
Center Theatre Group
Debbie Corbin
Krista Carson Elhai
Fake Empire
Len Fogge
Richard Frazier
Glenn Halcomb and Josh Criscoe
Indiana Thespians
Irene Mecchi
New Jersey Thespians
Patricia Santanello
South Carolina Thespians
Virginia Thespians
Masami Yamamoto

Enthusiast ($250- $499)

101 Productions, Ltd.
Nureliz Adorno
Alabama Thespians
Betsy Brandt and Grady Olsen
Mary Buck
Brian Curl
Dante Di Loreto
Merle Frimark
Iowa Thespians
Dan Jinks
Louisiana Thespians
Kathleen Marshall and Scott Landis
Stephanie McClelland
Steven Rummer
Jennifer Salke
Ari Sandel
Risa Shapiro
Benjamin Stuart
Viking Middle School
Sam Watters
Elizabeth Whelpley
West Virginia Thespians

Patron ($100- $249)

Jennifer Beauchat
Tracy Brennan
Bob Conte
Brian Dorfman
Jeffrey and LouAnn Hunt, Michael, Tracie, Michael J., and Anthony Binetti
Vince Filippone and Dave Jackson
Mark Goldberg
William Halcomb
Hawaii Thespians
Jonesboro High School
Wayne Kirsch
Joey, Sydney and Iyla Monk
Julie Moore
Mountain City Center for the Arts
New Mexico Thespians
Oklahoma Thespians
Cecilia Quinan
Tamara Rawitt
Marc Rothschild
Ben Roy
Dick Scanlan
Dr. Mary Schuttler
Yalda Sharif
Alice Stevenson
Utah Thespians
Claire Willingham
Angel Wuellner
Charles Zukow and John Ferrara

Donor (up to $99)

Heather Appell
David Bauer
Betsy Bishop
Chris Cannon
Jennifer Caves
Leslie Coats
Tabitha Falcone
Garett and Karin Feldkamp
Kyle and Sarah Feldman
Stacy Gonzalez
Jessica Harris
Stewart Hawk
Richard Hicks
Pam Hopkins
Amy Katz
Local Independent Charities of America
Laura, Chloe, and Jaret Miller
Susan and Robert Moore
Susan Pierce
Frank Pruet
Leslie and Allan Slan
Aaron Slovin
Susan Smith
Josh and Hallie Smyth
Reverend Dennis A. Steckley
Joel Summer and Rebecca Macko
T. Turner
Erin Underhill
Stanislav Ushomirsky
Lisa Whitman
Aileen Zeigler

Apple, Inc.

Caterpillar Foundation

Magid Glove & Safety Manufacturing Company, LLC

Paypal Holdings, Inc.

Walt Disney Company Foundation

The Educational Theatre Foundation wishes to permanently recognize operating, endowment, program, and capital contributions of $25,000 and above. Thank you for making a lasting impact on theatre students and teachers.

Eleanora C. U. Alms Trust, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee

The Greater Cincinnati Foundation

Robert Greenblatt

Bequest of Melba Day Sparks Henning (1993)

The Lehrer-Seller Family Fund

The H.B., E.W. and F.R. Luther Charitable Foundation, Fifth Third Bank and Narley L. Haley, Co-Trustees

NBC Universal

The Shubert Foundation


If you note an inadvertent error in our donor listing, please contact Development at (513) 977-5539.

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