2017 Donors

The Educational Theatre Association and the International Thespian Society wish to thank the following for their generous support to date in 2017:

Stars

Visionary ($25,000 and up)

Anonymous
Eleanora C. U. Alms Trust, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee
The Shubert Foundation

Underwriter ($10,000 - $14,999)

James and Lauren Miller
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
Hilton Honors
Houghton Family Fund
The Austin E. Knowlton Foundation
Music Theatre International
Ohio Arts Council

Broadway Circle

Producer ($5,000 - $9,999)

Mark Drum
Marilyn F. Hill
Julie Cohen Theobald
Artswave
Community Arts Initiatives
Frederic R. Coudert Foundation
International Thespian Festival
iTheatrics
Lila Gallimore Trust

Director ($3,000 - $4,999)

Matt Conover
Amy Bennett Foundation
Bob and Marti Fowler and Interactive Educational Video LLC
Gai Jones
The Costumer
Disney Parks Live Entertainment
Georgia Thespians
NBC
Texas Thespians

Designer ($2,000 - $2,999)

Anonymous
Sandra and Sheldon Cohen
Benefits Network Insurance
Alvin and Elizabeth Katz Family Fund
Jeffrey and Julia Lazarus Family Foundation
The Musical Company
New Jersey Thespians
The Eugene O'Neill Center at the National Theater Institute
Peddlers of Bombast Family Fund
Samuel French

Performer ($1,000 - $1,999)

Hunter Bell
Marion and Dr. Diana Combs
John Flink
Nancy Nagel Gibbs
John Prignano
Frank Pruet
Allstate Foundation
Barnes Dennig
Benefits Network Insurance
Booktix
The Broadway League
Broadway Life:  Student Group Travel
The Fortson Familiy Trust
Iowa Thespians
Pennsylvania Thespians
The Fine Schneider Charitable Fund
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
Tams-Witmark Music Library

Friends of EdTA

 

Advocate ($500 - $999)

Anonymous
J. Mark Atkins
Bob and Debbie Corbin
Glenn Halcomb and Josh Criscoe
Brian Curl
Krista Carson Elhai
Richard Frazier
Ken and Carrie Goldhoff
Steven Llanusa
John Langley and Lane Mayer
Michelle Moss
Patricia Santanello
Benjamin T. Stuart
Scott A. Walker
Kara Unterberg
Benefits Network Insurance
Disney Performing Arts
Dramatist Play Service
Jonesboro High School Drama Booster Club Troupe 1338
Louisiana Thespians
Mississippi Thespians
Mountain Ridge Middle School Troupe #88933, 2016-17 Drama B Class
and Laurilea McDaniel
Nebraska Thespians
New Jersey Thespians
Ohio Thespians
Realtime Music Solutions
South Carolina Thespians

Enthusiast ($250 - $499)

Dori Berinstein
James Flanagan
Tindley and Huw Gilbert
John Gresch
Stephen Halper
Jim Hoare
Alison Johnson
Jacquelyn Kroeger
David Lichtenstein
Sandra Lundgren
Chris Maliwat
Jim Miller
James Palmarini
M Michele Richardson
Jeni Star
Hans Weichhart
Alabama Thespians
Bowling Green High School
Grinnell High School Troupe 4274 and Elizabeth Hansen
Indiana Thespians
Oklahoma Thespians
Rodgers and Hammerstein
Virginia Thespians
West Virginia Thespians

 

 

Patron ($100 - $249)

Carolyn Baggarly
Douglas and Debbi Berlon
Jennifer Beuchat
Kim Bopp
Deborah Brown
Robert Cady
Robert Carrelli
James E Chambless
Walgena Daniels
Mark Davis
J. Jason Daunter
Liz DesCombes
Eric Ebell
Sharon Feinsinger
Ruth and Ian Fingerman
Brynn Fossett
Stephanie Franxman
Riley Gatto
Andrew Goldberg
Loren Gould
R. K. Greene
William Halcomb
Jeff Hall
Janice Hart
Rochelle Herrera
Jim Hoare
Beverly Holloway
Jeffrey and LouAnn Hunt, Michael, Tracie, Michael J.
& Anthony Binetti
Jack and Kathy Jose
Ilana Keller
Val Kilmer
Richard Lee
Amy and Scott Litwin
Bradley Lohrenz
Meiko Maeshige
Kathy Manna
Dean McFlicker
Victor T. Mitchell
Joey, Sydney and Iyla Monk
Brett O'Conner
Michael and Linda Peitz
Joe Rider
Andrea Roney
Marc Rothschild
Fred and Judy Scanling
Mary Schuttler
Linda Shusett
Stacy Sileo
Peter Snow
Melinda Teuber
Keith D. Vogt
Sonya Whaley
Hawaii Thespians
Local Independent Charities of America
Missouri Thespians
Network For Good
New Mexico Thespians
North Carolina Thespians
Ouachita Electric Cooperative Corporatio

Donor (Up to $99)

Donald Amerson
Sarah Jane Arnegger
Todd Avery
Vicki Bartholomew
Caryn Beach
Johanna Beck
Brian Benz
Mian Brindsi
Larry, Shanna, and Ean Butler
Caroline Caden
Roy Chambers
Nancy Cohen
Kathleen Conner
Cece Conrath
Kara Downey
Dakota Drown
Helen Duranleau-Brennan
Philip Elhai
Kirk Erickson
Rilla Foster
Lindsey Franxman
Lana Gerber
Debby Gibbs
Fern Goldman
Shea Haney
Robert Heath
Justin Hsu
Lynn and Jay Jensen
Tim Katz
Brady Koepenick
Sarah Kueser
Maurice Marshall
Samuel Martin
James Masters
Arsimmer McCoy-Early
Gloria McIntyre
Jenna Miles
Alex Mitchell
Virginia Morelli
Sandy Morgan
Jacquelyn Quay
Eva Ramos
Adam Rose
Shannon Saltzsieder
James Scherer
Cassandra Shott
Charlie Schreiber
Barbara Somerville
Ryan and Becca Strand
Michaela Strausbaugh
Crystal Swancey
Linda and Alan Swearingen
James and JoAnn Taylor
Jeff Tidwell
Garry Tiller
Sharon Rose Tyahur
Heather Vogelson
Louis Volpe
Pam Ware
Laurence E. Weber
Jessica Williams
Claire Calder Willingham
Nicole Willingham
Scott Wilson
Benjamin Wolfe
Angel Wuellner
Jennifer Wyatt
Janet Yates Zeitler
Harvey Zuckerman
Amazon Smile Foundation
Local Independent Charities of America
Utah Thespians




Matching Gift Companies: 

The Educational Theatre Association and the International Thespian Society recognize the following companies for their generous matching-gift programs:

Apple, Inc.
Caterpillar Foundation
Magid Glove and Safety Manufacturing Company LLC
Walt Disney Company Foundation

 

Endowed and Major Gifts

 

The Educational Theatre Association and the International Thespian Society wish 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:

Bequest of Melba Day Sparks Henning (1993)
Eleanora C.U. Alms Trust, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee
The Greater Cincinnati Foundation



If you note an inadvertent error in our donor listing, please contact Claire Willingham at 513.977.5529.

View 2016 donors here.