Join the Directors Circle today to help shape Steppenwolf’s tomorrow.
Directors Circle members are foundational to supporting Steppenwolf’s annual operations and bringing the plays to life onstage. In return, members enjoy exclusive, VIP benefits that include dedicated staff members to help with ticketing and all-access events with Steppenwolf artists.
Past Directors Circle Membership Nights include:
- Season Celebration with Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro
- Rejoice! The Music of The Christians
- Ms. Blakk For President: A Campaign Style Guide
- Up Close with Tracy Letts
Comprised of members that span the theatre’s esteemed history, the Directors Circle is a key part of the Steppenwolf Family.
Membership gets you great perks
Benefactor ($2,000 to $9,999)
Complimentary membership to full Steppenwolf NOW season, as well as onstage season when performances resume· Four virtual Member Nights during the year: special events featuring Steppenwolf artists in conversation about their work· Personal customer service with dedicated staff to handle inquiries· Year-long recognition on Steppenwolf website
Distinguished Patron ($10,000 to $14,999)
Opportunity to sponsor an episode of Half Hour, the Steppenwolf podcast, with recognition at the end of selected episode and on website and access to full, unedited 60-minute recording
All other benefits of Benefactor level
Directors Circle Committee
Members of the Directors Circle Committee serve as advocates and ambassadors of this important donor program, helping Steppenwolf grow the membership base, and providing feedback on the member experience. Committee members bring their own passion and ideas to four committee meetings each season, which feature insider access to news and events and special presentations from Steppenwolf artists. For more information please contact Suzanne Miller, Individual Giving Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Committee Membership 2019/20 Season:
Beth Davis, Steppenwolf Trustee
Rebecca Johnston, Steppenwolf Trustee
Aimee Graham, Steppenwolf Associates Liaison
Toni Sandor Smith
Frances E. Tuite
Become a Member
If you have any questions about membership, please contact the Directors Circle team at or 312-654-5672.