Northlight Theatre is deeply grateful to the following contributors for their generous support.


Principal Sponsors
$50,000 and Above
Illinois Arts Council
The Pritzker Foundation
Shubert Foundation
The Offield Family Foundation
The Ralla Klepak Foundation for Education in the Performing Arts

Premiere Sponsors
$20,000 – $49,999
Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
Edgerton Foundation
MacArthur Foundation

Executive Sponsors
BMO Harris Bank
Bulley & Andrews
The Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
Evanston Community Foundation
JWC Partners
Modestus Bauer Foundation
Tom Stringer Design Partners

Presenting Sponsors
Byline Bank
Eckenhoff Saunders Architects, Inc.
Full Circle Foundation
Grumman Butkus Associates
Hagerty Consulting
John R Halligan Charitable Fund
Mammel Family Foundation
Northwestern University

Lead Sponsors
Foundation 65
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
Levy Senior Center Foundation
Network for Good

$1,000 – $2,499
Blueleaf Lending
John J. Cahill Inc.
Evanston Arts Council
Friedman Family Foundation
Maurice R. and Meta G. Gross Foundation
Mabadi Realty
Jackie Mack & More
Mather LifeWays
Romano Wealth Management
Rotary International
Vi at the Glen
The Merion

Under $1,000
Chicago Reed Company
Evanston Community Bank & Trust
Quarles & Brady LLP
The Saints



$25,000 and Above
Alice J Merrick Trust
The Sullivan Family Foundation

$10,000 – $24,999
Anonymous (2)
Julie and Josh Chernoff
J. Douglas Gray
Freddi Greenberg and Dan Pinkert
Nan and Wally Greenough
Jane and Jim Hennessey
Mark and Kathy McCarville
Atlee Valentine Pope and Rick Pope
Bob Regan and Cindy Clark
Greg and Anne Taubeneck Family Fund

$5,000 – $9,999
Carole Cahill
Michael and Joan Callahan
David and Kate Cudnowski
Paul Epner and Janet Gans Epner
Donna and Gene Frett
Susan Mabrey Gaud
Reetu Gowdar Sanders and Will Sanders
Carol and Jim Hansen
Tiffany Laczkowski and Tobi Laczkowski
Leslie and Paul Lehner
Lloyd Morgan
Robert S. and Sandra G. Silver
Thomas D. Stringer and Scott E. Waller
Mark Tendam and Neal Moglin
Linda and Payson Wild

$2,500 – $4,999
Vickie and Tim Burke
Christy Callahan and Drew Pfeifer
Ann Carter
Marcia Caulkins
Jennifer Christensen
Daniel Cyganowski and Judy Metzger
L. Klug and B. Farrelly
Bill and Sandra Farrow

Catherine Hayden
Tom and Jan Hazlett
Kim and Kirk Hoopingarner
John and Martha Idler
Ann and Bernie Jennett
Cameron and Emily Jones
Suzanne and Dan Kanter
Paul Lehman and Ronna Stamm
Michelle and Jim Marvin
Blythe McGarvie
Carol and Steve Mullins
Laurie and Michael Petersen
Catherine and Bart Rocca
Kelly Ryan
Keith and Ann Sarpolis
Michael Schnur and Janice Liten
Ralph and Nancy Segall
Chuck and Sandy Sonneborn
Hugh and Connie Williams

$1,000 – $2,499
Evelyn Alter
Bob and Trish Barr
Anne Berkeley
Diane and Karl Berolzheimer
Rachel and Ben Bishop
Larry and Mary Boeder
Jan Bowers and Will Linder
Edward J Bradley
Robert and Sara Brenner
Douglas Brown and Rachel Kraft
Margo and Paul Brown
Joyce Chelberg
Joel Corey
Patricia and James Corirossi
The Reverend Alicia and Mr. James Crawford
Nancy M. Cunniff
Susan and David Curry
Barb and Michael Davis
Kathy Deighan and Mike Blankshain
Mary Dillon
Howard Dubin
Marci Eisenstein and John Treece
James and Pam Elesh
Joan and Kevin Evanich
Timothy and Jane Evans
Rubens Family Foundation
Willard A Fry, M.D.
Neil and Marge Gambow

Del and Ginger Hall
Emily and Kevin Hansen
Bill Hartgering
Helen Hilken
Janet and Brian Hoffman
Sarah Krepp and Carter Howard
BJ Jones and Candy Corr
Susan Karol and Glenn Warning
Rita Kashner
Dr. Claudia Katz
Diana and Neil King
Steve Krug and Lori Darling
Adele and Roland Martel
Bob and Barb McCullough
David and Laura McHugh
Susie McMonagle and Dan Reinberg
Marcia Mead Stillerman
Robert and Linda Meyers
Carolyn Michel and Howard Millman
Lois Milburn
Chris Miles
Brian Montgomery and Laura Armstrong Montgomery
Margaret Moses
Robin and Robert Oldfield
Mark Onuscheck and Juliet Hart
Andrew Porte
Merril Prager and John Levine
David and Elizabeth Richards
Lisa and Jeff Rosenkranz
Rahul and Anuradhika Roy
Sue and Tim Salisbury
Sara and Horst Schastok
Judy and David Schiffman
Gerri Sizemore
Janet Carl Smith and Mel Smith
Jill and Leif Soderberg
Dr. Rhonda Stein and Dr. Ed Smolevitz
Lauren and Steve Strelsin
Louise A. Sunderland
Elaine and Rich Tinberg
Elizabeth Tisdahl
David and Carolyn Utech
Marilyn and David Vitale
Helen and Paul Weaver
Seth Weinberger and Barbara Goodman
Dr. Eric and Cynthia Witherspoon



$500 – $999
Anonymous (5)
Sheldon and Gela Altman
Ken Belcher and Sandra Ihm
Jon and Shelley Benson
Patricia and Edward Blumen
Donald Bouseman
Deborah and Thomas Brejcha
Bill and Marea Brichta
Mike Brody and Libby Ester
Steve and Kristy Brown
Barbara and Ted Buenger
Ron and Mary Charles
Lynn and Robert Clark
Dennis and Franny Clarkson
Stephen Cole and Ruth Lednicer
Mary and Dan Cox
Bob Creevy and Sarah Hughes
John R. Dainauskas, MD
Jeff and Paula Danoff
Linda and Alexander Darragh
Sally and Pierre Devincentis
Scott and Celia Drane
Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Dresner
Bess Evans and Dan Holdaway
Matt and Ellen Feldman
Bridget Freas
State Rep. Robyn Gabel
Denise Michelle Gamble
Charles Gerace and Brigid Duffy Gerace
Steve and Anne Gilford
Gloria and Frederick Gleave
Larry Green
Mary Ann and David Grumman
Joan Guitart
Brenda Hansen
Brian Hanson and Karen Alter-Hanson
Jeff and Jennifer Harris
Patricia H. Heidkamp
Todd Hensley and Lizanne Wilson
Louise A Holland
Colleen Hughes and Donald Rothschild
Anne Jacobson and Rick Kolsky
Michaela Jones
Susan Barrett Kelly
Judy and Bob Kemp
Jacki and Shelly Kimel
Donley Klug and Gabriel Mengin
Yves Lassere
Judy and Stephen Levin
Kenneth Lewandowski
Anne and Ed Lyman
Sally and Darush Mabadi
Holly and Edward S. Mann
Dennis Marino
Wade Marshall and Eric Wagner
Linnea and John Mead
Janet Mullet
Ellen K. Munro
Michelle and Scott Nelson
Wallace and Sarah Oliver
Joseph Olszewski
Michael and Christine Pope
J. Monte Roach and Julie Mokdessi
Craig Roeder
Anthony Burt and Karin Reutzel
Virginia Russell
Toby and Penelope Sachs
Roche Schulfer and Mary Beth Fisher
Gary and Enid Shapiro
David Sheldon
Margaret and Alan Silberman
Craig Smith
Ingrid and William Stafford
Neal and Trimmy Stamell
Ann and John Syvertsen
Dorothy and Casmir Szczepaniak
Dianne  Trenchard
Margie and Mark Zivin

$250 – $499
Anonymous (6)
Susan and David Abraham
Peggy Bagley and Rabbi Douglas Goldhamer
Carole Bass
Ed and Jane Bendo
Ann Bennett
Percy Berger
Meera Bhatia
Daniel K. Biss
Mary Kathryn Black
Lisa Bullard-Cawthorne
Pam Cardoni
Mary and Dick Clark
Ellen Collar
Jeff and Liz Coney
Judy Cottle
Steve Coven
Barbara and Peter DeBerge
Jil Deheeger
Mary Anne Diehl and James Kauffman
Judy and Michael Duhl
Betsy and Steve Engelman
Edith Fessler
Fischl Dental Associates, P.C.
Sarah and Brian Flax
Jack Block and Missy Fleming
Karen and John Flood
William and Lynda Frillman
Kevin and Kathleen Gallagher
Elza and John Garnett
Jean Gershuny
Mindy Gordon
Pat and Alan Graham
Benn Greenspan
Charles and Randi Gurian
Sharon Hahn
Ardath Hamann
Becky Harris
Thomas and Virginia Helm
Judy and Jay Heyman
Elizabeth Hopp-Peters and Kurt Peters
Karen and David Hughes
Alysa and Barry Isaacson
Karen and Andy Jacobs
Ann O. and C. Tom Johnson
Douglas and Kathy Johnson
Keely Jones and Angie Frank
Cheryl Judice
Mary Jo Kanady
Martin and Susanne Kanter
Johnny and Shila Kastl
Renee Katten
Sharon and David Kessler
Jane Klenck
Ed and Candace Kuczmarski
Donna LaPietra and Bill Kurtis
Eileen LeFort
Grace and Richard Lehner
Anne Leidner
Julie and Bob Lepri

Monte Levinson
Susan Levitt
Terri and Michael Lipsitz
Jerome and Jan Loew
Lundstrom Family Foundation
Bonnie and Jay Lytle
Carol Majka
Linea Mead
Linda and Andy Mendelson
Catherine Nagler
Lawrence Neal
Jamin and Phoebe Nixon
Eleanor Parker
Sue Pastin
Heidi and Greg Peterson
Bonnie Phemister
Kathryn Weber
Norman and Helene Raidl
Ellen and Marc Rosenberg
Bruce Sagan and Bette Cerf Hill
The Scherer Family
Debby and Tim Schmid
Mary Schmidt
Anne Shimojima
Jeanne  Smith
Cindy Smith
Rebecca Staehlin
Judy Swisher
Sue and Jim Thompson
Cathy Tschannen, MD.
Tony Valukas
Esther Vogel
Mary and Gary Walther
Penelope West
Warren and Carolyn Wiggins
Regina and Jeffrey Wootton

$100 – $249
Anonymous (13)
Rickard Alfredeen
Allan Alson
Michael and Joyce Altman
Charles Angell
Mareon R. Arnold
Judy Ball
Linda and Randy Balla
Steve and Maria Ballantyne
Cindy Barbera-Brelle
Anne and Charles Bartling
Harold and Karen Bauer
Joan Beaubaire
Nancy and Ken Behles
Sara Belkov
Anne Hatcher Berenberg
Lorie Berger
Allan and Jan Bergman
Cathy Berlinger-Gustafson
Heidi Bloom
John Bowman
Peggy Boysen
Kathy and Bob Braasch
Merry Brayman
Joanna Brofman
Tom and Mary Beth Brown
Rev. Daniel P. Buck
Willard Bunn III
Pat and Mike Cafferata
Robin and Joseph Caprile
Annette and Sidney Caron
Beth Casey and Michael Franzese
Linda Catalano
Mary Jane Chainski
Becky Charous
Carol Cleave
Melanie and Robert Cody
Caitlin Cody
Heidi Coggeshall
Frederick and Elizabeth Coggin
Diana Cohen and David Spitulnik
Jennifer Cole and Gul Agha
Ron and Kit Condon
Sally Cooper
Beverly and Sheldon Copeland
John Culbert
Gerald and Diane Cuzelis
Ray and Mary Dash
Bruce and Laurie Davidson
Max and Beth Boosalis Davis
Chris deBrauw and Tracy Tewels
Dana Deane
Jennifer DeFreeuw
Aarti Desai
John Donahue
John Dyble
Marilyn Elrod
Jerry and Ellen Esrick
Jamie and Sam Evins
Fran Faller
Leslie Farmer
Virginia Fender
Karen Fenney
Lori Fradin-Polster and David Polster
Eddie and Holly Francis
Sidney and Jackie Freedman
Abel and Judy Friedman
Dawn and Todd Gale
Bryna and Edward P. Gamson
Wayne and Macy Giampietro
Eibhlin Glennon
Anneliese and Howard Glick
Ethel and Bill Gofen
Georgean Goldenberg
Joel Goldstein
Henry Gould
Dale and Erica Granchalek
Marsha Gregory
Douglas and Cathy Grimsted
Katy Gross
Michael Grossman
Joanna and Don Gwinn
Katherine and Ray Haase
John and Suzanne Hales
Susan Handelman
Janet Harris and Kay Muller
Lee and Suzanne Harris
Lora Hart
Lois and Donald Hartung
Marc and Jenn Hatton
Stacy Graham Hawks
Marilyn Heath
Angeline Heisler
James Heneghan
Robert and Judith Herbert
Robert Hetler
Sarah Hicks
Roland Hinz and Cate Whitcomb
Renee Hirsch and David Schwartz
Evelyn Hoffmann
Mary Hojnacki
Gary Houston
Richard and Sandra Hutson
Susan and Bruce Huvard
Judith and Anthony Iacuzzi
Jackie and Bill Ieuter
William Irons and Marjorie Rogasner
Frank and Leslie Jaffe
Kate Johnson
Dan and Michelle Jordan
Laurie Kabb
Jerome and Mary Kaltman
Dr. Morris A. and Celia F. Kaplan Foundation

Collin Kebo
Allan and Tanya Klasser
Kurt D. Kliewoneit
Judith Klopman
Constance Kobayashi
Mark Koslen
Doris Kraus
Peggy Kreisman
Renee Krupp
Margaret Kubasiak
William Lampkin
Caryl and Burt Lasko
Christine Lehmann
Gregg and Carolyn Lemein
Sue and Jim Lerner
Elaine and Steve Lev
Julie and David Levine
Peter and Maria Liccardo
Nancy Liebschutz
Jeanne Lindwall
David and Carol Liner
Nicholas and Aimee Long
Sherry and Mel Lopata
Heidi and Ned Lott
Ruth Lovingood
Bob and Dale Lubotsky
Ted and Judy Lucas
Valerie Lucco
David Lynch and Catherine Guillemin-Lynch
Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence Margolies
Brad and Sue Matson
Jean Mau
Ted and Almeda Maynard
Bridget McDonough
Chris and Lynda McElroy
Joan McLane
Kenneth Meyers
Laura Michelini
Lois Milburn
Lynne Miller
Robert and Sandra Morgan
Kendra Morril and Brett Johnson
Karen Mynard Vergara and Humberto Vergara
Michael and Kathleen Nash
Carol and Pat Navin
Dalia Ness
Hank and Emily Neuberger
Steve and Kate Newman
Jennifer Newton
Margaret T. Nicosia
Jonathan and Christine Nieuwsma
Anthony Nocchiero
Sylvia Nolan
Ginny Noyes
Gladys Nutt
Richard O’Brien
Kathleen Okano
Ann O’Malley
Kathy Oswald
Michael Otte
Jason and Samantha Pagels
Alice Peterson
John and Jane Peterson
Joyce Peterson
Terry and Nancy Phillips
Linda Pittner
George and Harriet Pontikes
Beverly Preiser and Selwyn Zun
Carol Prieto
Bob and Patty Reece
Sandi Riggs
Barbara Rittenhouse and Frank Putrino
Ed and Lavada Robinson
Peter and Clare Roccaforte
Stephanie Rodgers
Richard Rosenberg
Ann Rosenblum
Kay and Peter Rossiter
Penny Rotheiser
Neal and Bonnie Rubin
Roberta Rubin
Alice Sachs
Patricia Sack
Judith Sanger
David and Nancy Sarne
Suzanne Sawada
Roberta Schachter
Anne Schaefer
Marianne Schapiro
Al and Carol Schectman
Jill and Paul Schoenwetter
Carrey Schug
Stephen Schwartz and Lynne Hornig
David and Rose Seidman
Scott and Jill Seltzer
Margot Sersen
Gene Servillo and Rosie Rees
Jan and Art Sherman
Mr. Patrick J. Shiplett and May M. Tchao
Allen Siegel
Bruce and Sarane Siewerth
Nancy Silberman
Scott Silberstein
Bob and Lisa Silverman
Bob and Debbie Silverstein
Lauren Simon
Scott and Stacy Simpson
Betty and Peter Skalski
Michael and Ruth Smilg
Charles and Pamela Smith
Maria Solomon
Oehme and Winslow Soule
Alvin and Kate Spector
Elyssa Joy Springer
Sylvia V. Stec
Ann Stevens
James Stone
Corrine Strobel
Peg Sullivan
Mary and Ken Sullivan
Kay Tabin
Debbie Tanenbaum
Dave and Shirley Ter Molen
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Thomas III
Laura Tilly and Derek Cottier
Kathy and Patrick Tisdahl and Hughes
Mary Tobin
Betsy E. Tolstedt
Lois and Dennis Trautvetter
Bonita and David Turner
Diane Tymick
Dave and Bev Urschel
Debbie and Randy Usen
Sarah Vanderwicken
Georgia Vlahos
Catherine Vollick
Linda Walker
Alexis Wallace
Mike and Betsy Waller
Mary Ward
Tom and Mary Weirath
Catherine Westphal
Al White and Terre Tuzzolino
Lisa and Randy White
Ernestine Wick
Judy Witt
Robert and Carol Wooldridge
Melissa A Wynne
Maureen “Moe” Yanes
Carolyn Young
Susie Zelinsky


Accents Plus
Daniel K. Biss
Bill and Marea Brichta
Brookfield Zoo
Bulley & Andrews
Charles Ifergan Salon
Josh Chernoff
Julie and Josh Chernoff
Chicago Botanic Garden
Jeff and Liz Coney
Dance Center Evanston
Drury Lane Theatre
Ellen’s on Elm
Timothy and Jane Evans
Evanston Art Center
FOUND Kitchen & Social House
Donna and Gene Frett
State Rep. Robyn Gabel
Goodman Theatre

Catherine Hayden
HMS Media, Inc.
Kim and Kirk Hoopingarner
John Kailey Salon
BJ Jones and Candy Corr
Lifeline Theatre
Michelle and Jim Marvin
Marge McMonagle
Susie McMonagle and Dan Reinberg
Marcia Mead Stillerman
Minasian Rug Company
Marianne Moberly
Music Theater Works
Northwestern University Athletics
North Shore Center for the Performing Arts Foundation
Francine O’Connor
Raven Theatre
Bob Regan and Cindy Clark
Rep. Jan Schakowsky
Sara and Horst Schastok
Sew On Central
Skokie Parks District
Craig Smith
Ingrid and William Stafford
Neal and Trimmy Stamell
Thomas D. Stringer and Scott E. Waller
Stuart-Rodgers Photography
Mary Summerville
Mark Tendam and Neal Moglin
The Joffrey Ballet
Treat Nail Lounge

The DoubleTree Hotel
Gigio’s Pizzeria
Koi Fine Asian Cuisine and Lounge
Nothing Bundt Cakes


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