Our Supporters

Remy Bumppo is grateful to all of our supporters who help us to produce top-notch art in Chicago. We could not do it without you.

Individual Donors

The following list of individuals represents Remy Bumppo Theatre Company’s contributors from February 1, 2017 and February 15, 2018.

THE PRODUCER'S CIRCLE

Remy Bumppo Theatre Company extends a very special thank you to this season’s sponsoring producers, who play a meaningful role in the sustenance and advancement of Remy Bumppo’s productions. Supporters who give a dedicated gift of $2,500 or more are eligible to enjoy the Producers Circle distinction and accompanying special benefits.

Anonymous (2)
Pauline and John Adams
Geoffrey A. Anderson
April and Jeff Armstrong
Martha Van Haitsma and Gustavo Bamberger
M.J. Black and Mr. Clancy
Joan and Mike Callahan
Joanna Cohen
Laura S. Cook
Nancy and Gene DeSombre
Diane M. Falk
Mary and Bruce Feay
Judy Friedman
Dana Green and Thomas Clancy
Brenda and James Grusecki
Carrie and Duncan Healy
Judy Johanson
Beverly Berneman Lieberman and Doug Lieberman
Nancy A. McDaniel
Jane Ellen Murray and Ed Wentz
Mary and Michael Pavia
Karen Randolph and William Linden
Marilyn and Joel Schaffer
Lynne and George Simon
Kate Feinstein and Richard Skolly
Martin Treu
David and Susan Weidenfeld

$50,000 and above (BROCK PEMBERTON)

Brenda and James Grusecki/ The Grusecki Family Foundation

$25,000 - $49,999 (GEORGE S. KAUFMAN)

Geoffrey A. Anderson
Nancy and Gene DeSombre

$10,000 - $24,999 (ALEXANDER WOOLLCOTT)

Anonymous (2)
Joan and Mike Callahan
Mary and Bruce Feay
Dana Green and Thomas Clancy
Martin Treu

$5,000 - $9,999 (DOROTHY PARKER)

Anonymous
Julie Danis and Paul Donohue
Mary and Bob DeCresce
Judy Friedman
Shelley Gorson and Alan Salpeter
Janet and Robert Helman
Judy Johanson
Beverly Berneman Lieberman and Doug Lieberman
Nancy A. McDaniel
Mary and Michael Pavia
Karen Randolph and William Linden
Marilyn and Joel Schaffer
Kate Feinstein and Richard Skolly
David and Susan Weidenfeld
Ronald Weslow

$2,500 - $4,999 (HAROLD ROSS)

Terri Abruzzo Callahan and Dave Callahan
Pauline and John Adams
April and Jeff Armstrong
Martha Van Haitsma and Gustavo Bamberger
M.J. Black and Mr. Clancy
Joanna Cohen
Genevieve M. Daniels and Anis Aywaz
Diane M. Falk
Carrie and Duncan Healy
Roberta and Bob Lee
Charles and Frances Licht
Jane Ellen Murray and Ed Wentz
Karen and Jim Prieur
David Scherer and Rose Lizarraga
Karen and Frank Schneider
Lynne and George Simon

$1,000 - $2,499 (ROBERT BENCHLEY)

Anonymous (3)
Sally and Vince Anderson
Leigh and Henry Bienen
Steve and Jana Bohnen
Suzan Bramson and Chuck Brooks
Deborah B. Braxton
Dennis and Vivian Callanan
Isabel and Robert Curley
Tony Dillon
Mary Egleston
William Fleig
Judy and Mike Garber
Arlene and Camillo Ghiron
Leila Green
Phyllis and Chester Handelman
Dorothy G. Harza
Michael and Mona Heath
Brenda Ashley and Gary Johnson
Stephen Johnson
Kathleen T. Jordan
Averill and Bernard Leviton
Corinne Marrinan
Ernst Melchior
Laura Milani
Lois and Robert Moeller
Ann B. and Jay Mommsen
Drina and Michael Nadler
Jean and Jordan Nerenberg
Dawn and John Palmer
Linda and Alan Pieczynski
Merril Prager and John Levine
David and Valeria Pruett
Missy and Steve Ravid
Susan and Gary Redeker
Michal and Mazin Safar
Linda Chen and Roy Schreiber
Donna and Ralph Schuler
Catherine Siegel
Debra Siegel and Robert Altman
Anne and Scott Springer
Anne and Bill Tobey
Bob and Mary Ann Tuerk
Carla Williams and Cheryl Mounts
Joseph Wolnski and Jane Christino
Joan and Karl Zeisler

$500 - $999 (JAMES THURBER)

Anonymous
Altair Advisors LLC
Sheila and James Amend
Andy and Richard Amend
Steve Baldwin
Annette Baldwin and Paul Kolasinski
Jill and Martin Baumgaertner
Bonnie Beck and Boyd McDowell
Leslie Berman
Zina Berman
Joyce Bottum
Hank Browne
Eugenia and Archibald Bryant
Jim and Lori Burns
Isabel Wong and Charles Capwell
Maurice and Margo Champagne
Judy M. Chernick
Richard Clark and Mary Munday
Betty Cleeland
Laura S. Cook
Kate and Geoff Cubitt
Sue Donoghue
Bonnie Duman and Stewart Schechter
Erika Erich
Sandra K. Fernbach and Eric J. Russell
Arthur L. Frank
Dale and David Ginsburg
Theresa Hannah
Troy Baresel and Joe Hartness
Sarah Helman
Melissa Hilton and Jonathan Perman
Janet and Brian Hoffman
Cynthia Jenner
Sharon and Herbert Kessel
Gordon and Carolyn Kirk
Corinne Lyon
Vicki and Steve Mann
Sarah Marino
Mary Ann and Dennis Marks
Janice Matz
Patricia McMillen and Sam Bader
Katherine McSpadden
Bob and Nina Meixner
Penny and Michael Mesic
Cornelia Miller
Marsha and Robert Mrtek
Susan Munro
Judy and Tom Muntz
Bruce Oltman and Bonnie McGrath
Margaret Pendry
Jean Perkins and Leland Hutchinson
James Perry and Robert Horton
Marina Phelps
Jennifer Pope and Rekesh Madhava
Catherine Randolph
James Rinnert and Brent Fisher
Janice Rodgers
Dr. Robert Henry and Sheila Ryan-Henry
Patrice Egleston and Nick Sandys
Victoria and Donald Scott
Judith and David Sensibar
Christine and Paul Singer
Terrance Stevenson
Catherine Stewart and Geoff Smith
Nan and Bill Sullivan
Barbara and Randy Thomas
Linda Tomchuck
David J. Varnerin
Clark and Joan Wagner
Cynthia and Ben Weese
Barbara and Dave Westerman
Iris Witkowsky
Dean Yannias

$250 - $499 (EDNA FERBER)

Anonymous (5)
Jeff Arena
Steve Armstrong and Carol Kriekard
Thomas Baltz
Larry Bennett
Emily and Benjamin Berk
Delma and Tom Birbilis
Rich Carlson and Cristina Benitez
Kay Christ and Don Tomei
Shelagh Cofer
Jim Coffou
Kristin Patton and John Coleman
Caroline Cracraft
Conway and Elinor Dahmer
Roxanne Decyk and Lew Watts
Marcia Devlin
Mary Joyce and Sam DiCola
Jeananne Digan and Chris Doherty
Barbara and Michael Dolan
Ingrid and Rich Dubberke
Gayle Dunn
Carol Eastin
Un Sil Hwang and Stephen Esko
Susan G. Feibus
Len and Carla Feinkind
Marilyn and Larry Fields
Maxine and Daniel Frankel
Patricia and Melvin Gerbie
Gary and Carol Gerson
Peggy and Perry Goldberg
Julie and Robert Gordon
Ann and Jerold Graff
Mary Lou Haddad and Sam Perry
Melanie and Robert Halvorson
Cynthia Hardie
Irene and Dan Hayes
Kathleen Heffernan
Linn Henderson
Eileen Howard and Marshall Weinberg
Ellen Hunt and Charles White
Allison Johnson
Georgia Kallegeros-Zeigler and Galen Zeigler
Nina Weiss and Evan Kane
Ed and Jane Kantowicz
Claudia Katz
Joy Kalligeros and Donald Klappauff
Julie Koerner
Mr. and Mrs. David Kovacs
Jan Bowers and Will Linder
Chuck Marien and Gaby Kuhn
William Mason
Pamela B. McCabe
Scott Brown and Steven Montner
Margaret and Stephen Navolio
Charlotte Newfeld
Nick Obis
Ruth O’Brien and Stuart Rice
Larry and Barbara Olin
Claire and Andy O’Neill
Elizabeth Roob Ireland and Barney Ireland
Scottie Perry
Mrs. Mary Jane Peterson
Edwin and Susan Ritts
Nancy Robinson
Helen and Harry Roper
Hal and Lois Rose
RyderWorksLLC
Donna Zahara and Larry Sachs
Peter Sagal
Barbara Scheuring
Beth Schneider and Christian Fredrickson
Neill and Janet Shanahan
Suzanna Shaw Lyons
Brian and Melissa Sherman
Sandy Shinner and Jerry Wilson
The Honorable John B. Simon and Mrs. Millie Rosenbloom
Joanne and Jeff Slepian
Allen R. Smart
Mary Pat Studdert
Charles A. Tausche
Linda and Bruce Titus
Thomas and Gregoria Vega-Byrnes
Dona Vitale
Nancy Watrous and Steve Journey
Susan and David Westby
Sue Westerhold
Maureen Wilbrandt
Brenda and David Wood
Dennis Zacek and Marcie McVay
Silvia Frajberg and Mario Zaritzky
Barbara Zepaltas
David and Suzanne Zesmer

$100 - $249 (FRANKLIN P. ADAMS)

Anonymous (7)
Phyllis and Leonard Adams
K. Stephen and Sally Anderson
Dennis Anderson
Annabel Armour and Art Fox
Peggy Bagley and Rabbi Douglas Goldhamer
Cherie Balan and Jeff Kraus
Laurie Bedrow
Jacqueline Bergen
Arta and Adrian Beverly
Helaine A. Billings
Nancy Bishop
Carol Black
Jerry Bloom
John and Claudia Boatright
Aldridge Bousfield
Sue and Bob Bowker
Debra Boyce
Scott Brickwood
Janet Brookman
Norbert and JoAnn Budde
Judi and Tom Burnison
Linda Buyer
Vicki and Lou Caravelli
Maria Carrig
Amrita Chari
Peggy and Tom Clune
Morton Coburn
Margery and Robert Coen
Carol Conboy
Sharon Conway
Deborah Darr and Kevin Shanley
Caryll Dillon
J.P. Douville
Irwin Drobny
Nancy and Daniel Durbin
Kevin Earll
David Easterbrook and Richard Bough
Susan Eggebrecht
Mary English and Ellen Wildman
Monique and Dale Eriksen
Dawn V. Eskridge
Marilyn and Dale Fitschen
Nancy K. Frankenberry
Ronda Franks
Lynne Friedlander
Sally and Dennis Frostic
Joanne and Robert Gannett
Doris Gilbert
Stuart Gilman
Rosemary and Carl Gilmore
James Goeser
Ethel Gofen
Susan Gohl
Deidra Gold
Cynthia and James Goldstone
Sally and Ralph Goren
Suzanne Gossett
Susan and Peter Gray
Martin Grochala and Fred Reuland
Robert S. Guenther
Roberta Heiman
Sarah Warner and Jason Hein
Ginny and Thomas Helm
Jack and Sandra Herman
Ellen Hildner
Mary Anne Hoey
Tim and Amy Hohulin
John Holland
Janice Holling
Donald Honchell and Susan Horn
Luanne and James Humphries
Barbara Ifshin
Elizabeth and Barney Ireland
Peter and Judith Jackson
Paula Jaudes
Susan Julian
Matthew J. Keller, Jr.
Connie and Dennis Keller
Jamil Khoury and Malik Gillani
Rita Kisielius
John and Jill Klingenstein
David Knezz
Joan and Richard Kohn
Susan Korn
Jeffrey Kramer and Jan Kuhn
Lorraine A. Kulpa
Anne Ladky and Karen Fishman
Jeanne LaDuke
Barbara Lanctot
Linda Legner and James Hochman
Christine and Joel Lehmann
Kenneth Leone and Suzanne Reid
Joyce and Jules Lerner
Mr. Robert Lerner
Fran and Mark Levy
Fred and Jeanne Lewin
Roselind Lindau
Virginia and William Lloyd
Melvin Loeb
Phillip Lundberg
Craig and Jan Mahlstedt
Christopher Manning
Jennifer Marling
Lynda McKay
Robert and Sandra McNamara
Peter and Joanne Katsaros
Laurie and Martin Merel
Bobbi and Terry Michaels
Jim Miller
Priscilla Mims
Diane and Howard Mocerf
Mary Jo and Jim Nathan
Skip and Rhonda Newman
Judith Nilles
Mila Novak
Joan Novick
Christina O’Connell
Libby O’Neill and Dax de la Monta
Mr. Nicholas Patricca
Wally Petersen and Michael Tischleder
Susan Peterson and Tom Gindorff
Angela and Charlie Platt
Walter J. Podrazik
Dennis Porter
Marion and Richard Prins
Jerry Proffit
Barbara Provus and Fred Wackerle
Moira Pujols
Alan Pulaski
Linda R. Reifschneider
Mary Reistetter
Paula Richardson
Marcia Dobson and John Riker
James E. Rocks
Robert and Helga Rothweiler
Judith Sagan
Sue Schmitz
Miriam B. Scott
Bronna Wasserman and Kenneth Seeskin
Crystal and Charles Sexton
Sandra Shane-DuBow
Jane and Sal Sidoti
Lucy Smith-Conroy
Marlene Spicuzza
Kitty Loewy and Terry Steczo
Robert and Branka Steinbaugh
C. Gardnar and Janis Stevens
Carole Sullivan and Jan Lavacek
Diane Telgen
Otto and Inge Teske
Meg Thalken and Gary Baugh
Leon and Marci Titus
Richard Traut
Elinor Turbov and David Stockwell
Betty-Ann Vishny
Suzanne Wagner
Angela Washelesky
Andrea and Doug Waterhouse
Roberta and Bill Weinsheimer
Dennis and Anne Wentz
Mary and Dave Wessel
Tilly Wilhoite
Barbara Wing
Mary and Dennis Wolter
Kate and Dean Yannias
Beverly Yusim
Lee Zausner
Stuart W. Zisook
Sharee Zlatkova and Ivan Zlatkov

up to $99 (FRIENDS)

Anonymous (6)
Judy Abelson
Howard Ackerman
Leonard and Phyllis Adams
Jean Adams
John Adams
K. Stephen and Sally Anderson
Karen Arentsen
Karen Arnold
Stan Barrish
Ahsan Basha
Robert and Rae Benjamin
Jacqueline Bergen
Dave and Nicole Berger
Roy Bergstrom
Marsha Beste
Kate and Jack Birdwell
Judy Blue
Mr. and Mrs. Dave Bremer
Larry M. Brown
Bonita Bryant
Molly Burns
Robert and Jane Calvin
Lonnie Carter
Victor Cassidy
Michael Cleavenger
Pam and Peter Comfort
Sally Cooper
Kelly Cooper
Melina Cossi
John and Sharon Crowell
Lorrine and Nick D’Asta
Peter A. Davis
George Dempsey
Sandra Diliberto
Dorothy Dipple
Nanette and Joseph Doorley
J.P. Douville
Chris Doyle
Jane A. Doyle
Mary Ellen Druyan and John Podliska
Doug Dvorak
David Easterbrook and Richard Bough
Tracy and Robert Egan
Susan Eggebrecht
Alexander Elwyn
Barbara Epley
J.V. Figueredo
Verna and Stephen Foster
Arlene Freeman
Andrea and Peter Friedman
Adele Friedman and Stuart Kisilinsky
Martin Friedman
Jacqueline Fucilla
Maureen and Joseph Garro
Patricia Gersdorf
Doris Gilbert
Janice Gintzler
Marilyn Glazer
Patricia Gleason
Varda and Joel Goldman
Sue-Gray Goller
Darla Goudeau
Jim and Phyllis Griffith
Susan Haimes
Diane and Philip Hale
Dell Harmsen
David Harper
Judit and Joseph Hausner
Tracy Healy and Gregory Beard
Deborah Heinze
Joel and Sherry Hellenkamp
Ellen Hildner
Aaron and Sarah Hoffman
James Houton
Mike and Pat Huth
Kevin Illia
Britt S. Jacobsen
Joel Johnson and Larry Salzmann
Janet Johnson
Edwin Jones
Tom Joyner
Marian Kaderbek
Paula Kamen and David Beazley
Rhea Keenan
Chelsea and Lee Keenan
Christopher Kelly
Joy Kalligeros and Donald Klappauff
Saul and Sandra Klibanow
Gregory Knapp
David and Wendy Knight
Monica Kowalski
Alma and Ray Kuby
Lorraine A. Kulpa
Paul and Kathleen Kuritz
Margaret Kustermann
Susan Lane
Isabelle Caroline Le Poole
Bonnie and Jerry Lebovitz
Judith Scholl Lee
Margaret Legel
Linda Levine and Mark Heyrman
Mary and Charles Lofgren
Sherry and Mel Lopata
Melynda Lopin
Janet MacDougall
Eileen Mackevich
Paula and Albert Madansky
Molly Malek
Sandy and Paul Mallory
Linda Martin
Jeremy Mattson
Peter Mazzenga
Anthony Mazzenga
Vickie and Pat McGillivray
Ellen McGrew
Mary Lou McMahon
Joanne Medak and Peter Katsaros
Tom Mikrut
Caitlin Miller
Diane Mocerf
Madeline Moon
Sharyn and David Moriguchi
Janice Mouton
Loretta and John Murphy
Cristen Navolio
Maggie Naylor
Virginia Nemmers
Lois Neustadt
Judith Nilles
Carolyn and Donald Novak
Ellen Oberman
Tom and Jacquie O’Brien
Colm Omuircheartaigh
Anne-Marie and Richard O’Toole
Janel Palm
Ada Palmer
Ray and Pat Paolino
Mary Ann and Kevin Parks
Penelope Pilarczyk
Karen and Dominick Pizoli
Wendy and Jeff Puglielli
Anna Roeser
Mary Anne Rogers
Bernadette Ross
Paul and Angela Rowe
Lisa Ryan
William Ryder
Lynne and Neil Samuels
Joyce Saricks
Mary Ann Savard
Eve Schwartz and Lawrence Warshaw
Miriam B. Scott
Joan Sheehy
Rita and James Sheinin
Karen and Paul Shively
Lois and Seymour Siegel
Ann Sievers
Sarane and Bruce Siewerth
Marty Silverman
Peggy Slater
Sari Smith
Dennis Spearman
William Spears
Mae and Mark Spitz
Stephen Sposato
Ramune Staneviciene
Leah and Richard Steele
Adria and David Tarleton
Judy and Jerry Tatar
Christine Thom
Carolyn Titus
Margaret Tomaszek Witry
Claudia Traudt
Jay Tunney
Liat and Tali Tzur
Christy Uchida
Pat and Kim Uding
Beverley and David Urschel
Cynthia Van Swearingen
Sandy Wade
James and Polly Walwark
Edward W. Wavak
Laurie and Jay Weissler
Mary and Dave Wessel
Ellen Willett
Nancy Woollard
Dorothy Zahora
Ben Zeidman
Robert E. Zeitner
Carol Zimmerman
Stuart W. Zisook

TRIBUTES

In honor of Geoffrey A. Anderson
Nancy McDaniel

In honor of Sally Anderson
Anne Ladky and Karen Fishman

In honor of Annabel Armour
Joan and Richard Kohn

In honor of M.J. Black
Nancy Robinson

In memory of Gary Blumenshine
Barbara Provus and Fred Wackerle

In honor of Joan Callahan
Leslie Berman

In honor of Diane Falk and Greg Matthew Anderson
Carrie and Duncan Healy

In memory of Rosemary Fleig
William Fleig

In honor of Linda Gillum
Jeff Arena
Delma and Tom Birbilis
Suzanna Shaw Lyons
Brenda and David Wood

In honor of Brenda and James Grusecki
Altair Advisors LLC
Marilyn and Larry Fields
Shelley Gorson and Alan Salpeter
Melanie and Robert Halvorson
Janice Matz
Mrs. Mary Jane Peterson
Catherine Stewart and Geoff Smith
Bob and Mary Ann Tuerk

In honor of Beverly and Arnold Hollander
Mary and Bruce Feay

In memory of Marshall Matz
Suzan Bramson and Chuck Brooks

In honor of Nancy McDaniel
Anonymous (2)
Monique and Dale Eriksen
Connie and Dennis Keller
Linda R. Reifschneider
Karen and Frank Schneider
Dennis Zacek and Marcie McVay

In honor of Ann Mommsen
Anonymous
Nancy A. McDaniel

In honor of Michael Nadler
Bobbi and Terry Michaels

In memory of Peter Novick
Joan Novick

In honor of Mary Pavia
Robert and Sandra McNamara
Linda and Bruce Titus

In honor of Karen Randolph
Melanie and Robert Halvorson

In honor of Remy Bumppo’s Core Ensemble
Zina Berman

In honor of Nick Sandys
Caroline Cracraft

In honor of Frank Sherman
Susan Korn

In memory of Gretchen Shoop
Martin Treu

In honor of Kate Feinstein and Richard Skolly
Peggy and Perry Goldberg
Sally and Ralph Goren
In honor of Eliza Stoughton
Stephen Johnson

In honor of Clark L. Wagner
Suzanne Wagner

Ways to Donate Today

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Phone:

773-244-8119

Mail:

Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
Attn: Victoria Hines
3717 N. Ravenswood Avenue, Suite 237
Chicago, IL  60613

Gifts of Stock:

Contact Margaret McCloskey, Managing Director, at mmccloskey@remybumppo.org or 773-244-8119 x303 to arrange your gift.

Our Corporate, Foundation, and Government Supporters

Special Thanks

Jeff Armstrong
Beverly Berneman Lieberman
M.J. Black
James Bohnen
Joan Callahan
Joanna Cohen
Laura S. Cook
Patrice Egleston
Diane M. Falk
Brenda Grusecki
Evan Hatfield
Nancy McDaniel
Mrs. Murphy and Sons Irish Bistro
Kristin Patton (Ensemble Consulting)
Mary Pavia
Karen Randolph
The Saints, volunteers for the performing arts
Nick Sandys
Marilyn B. Schaffer
Lifeline Theatre
Simply It
Richard Skolly
Jeff Smalley
Steppenwolf Theatre Company
The Theatre School at DePaul University
Dona Vitale
David Weidenfeld
…and all of our wonderful volunteers throughout the year.

Every effort has been made to recognize our supporters appropriately for their generosity. We sincerely apologize for any errors or omissions. If you do find an error, please contact us at 773.244.8119.