A special thanks to all of our Foundation and Government Supporters who help ensure we can continue to create innovative and provocative theatre for many years to come. Donors with ‡ have made a generous multi-year pledge. Donors with * make employee matching gift donations.

Grand Benefactors

Paul M. Angell Foundation
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation‡
Ralla Klepak Foundation for Education in the Performing Arts‡
Lefkofsky Family Foundation‡
Polk Bros. Foundation*
Shubert Foundation, Inc.
Smart Family Foundation of Illinois
The Wallace Foundation‡
Zell Family Foundation‡


Anonymous (2)
The Bluhm Family Charitable Foundation
The Crown Family‡
Edgerton Foundation
Julius Frankel Foundation
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation‡*
The Orlebeke Foundation‡
Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust‡


Buchanan Family Foundation
Chicago Community Trust
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
The Harris Family Foundation
    Mr. and Mrs. King Harris
    Kathy Harris
    Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Szokol
    Mr. and Mrs. William Friend
    Mr. and Mrs. John Harris
Illinois Arts Council, a state agency
Laurents/Hatcher Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
The Oppenheimer Family Foundation
Prince Charitable Trusts
Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust
Searle Family Trust
Earl and Brenda Shapiro Foundation‡
Gary Sinise Foundation
The Smithburg Family Foundation
Walter E. Heller Foundation
John and Carol Walter Family Foundation


Robert and Isabelle Bass Foundation, Inc.
Margaret S. & Philip D. Block, Jr. Family Foundation
The Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
Frank G. and Gertrude Dunlap Fund
John R. Halligan Charitable Fund
Irving Harris Foundation
Sacks Family Foundation
Dr. Scholl Foundation
Louis & Nellie Sieg Fund
Siragusa Family Foundation
Takiff Family Foundation


Helen Brach Foundation
Philip H. Corboy Foundation
New Horizon Foundation
Patrick G. & Shirley W. Ryan Foundation