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Our Donors

We thank our donors for their generosity in making Theatre at the Center a driving force in providing professional theatrical opportunities while enriching the lives of families and children of all ages throughout Northwest Indiana and the Southern Suburbs of Chicago. You have made a significant contribution to the cultural health of our community!

Cumulative Donations

FRIENDS OF THE THEATRE - CUMULATIVE DONATIONS

Diamond Level - $100,000
  • Community Foundation of Northwest Indiana, Inc.
  • Community Hospital, Munster
 
  • Indiana Arts Commission
  • Mr. and Mrs. Donald S. Powers
Platinum Level - $50,000
  • Alphawood Foundation
  • Pat Binkley
  • BMO Harris Bank
 
  • Emcor Hyre Electric Company of Indiana, Inc.
  • John W. Anderson Foundation
  • Northern Indiana Public Service Company
Gold Level - $25,000
  • Calumet Construction Corporation
  • Christenson Chevrolet, Inc.
  • First Midwest Bank
  • Mechanical Concepts, Inc.
 
  • Munster Radiology Group, P.C.
  • Peoples Bank
  • Precision Control Systems, Inc.
Silver Level - $10,000
  • Louise B. Brossart
  • CardioSpecialists Group, Ltd.
  • Milford P. and Margaret M. Christenson
  • Dr. George and Jan Compton
  • Dean and Barbara White Family Foundation
  • Dr. and Mrs. John W. Gustaitis
  • Drs. Dennis and Amy Han
 
  • Terry and Karen McMahon
  • Joe and Sandy Morrow
  • Barbara Pressler
  • Robert and Kathleen Welsh Foundation, Inc.
  • Stephen and Diana Rogers
  • U.S. Steel Gary Works
  • Weichman and Associates, P.C.
Bronze Level - $5,000
  • Actor's Equity Foundation, Inc.
  • Anonymous
  • Sue and Andy Arnold
  • Robert T. Bell
  • Bruce and Joann Binkley
  • BMO Global
  • Dr. Jonathan and Shawna Burke
  • Bone and Joint Specialists
  • The Chicago Tribune Media Co.
  • Citizens Savings Foundation
  • Established by Citizens Financial Bank
  • Comprehensive Renal Care, Inc.
  • The Crowel Agency, Inc.
  • Don Powers Agency, Inc.
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • Horseshoe Casino Hammond
 
  • Indiana Department of Commerce
  • James and Rita Jackson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dale Kingma
  • Richard and Sylvia Komyatte
  • Mary Louise and Richard C. Magdziak
  • Mrs. Helen Dillon Miller
  • Marjorie A. Mills
  • Dr. and Mrs. John W. Mybeck
  • The Post Tribune
  • Gary and Mary Ann Shacklett
  • Dr. and Mrs. B.J. Speroff
  • Joyce and Jerry Springer
  • Target
  • The Times
  • Mr. and Mrs. George E. Watson
  • Donna and Joe Williamson

 Name Your Seat Donors

  • Risa Adams
  • Anthony and Colleen Anast
  • Michael and Vita Ayala
  • Adam Baran
  • Bruce and Joann Binkley
  • Binkley-Higy Family
  • Pat Binkley
  • George Bone
  • Cindy Brito
  • Johan Castaneda
  • Gene and Eileen Chang
  • Jeff and Marge Chastain
  • Edward and Suzanne Cook
  • Constantine Dovellos
  • Richard Friedman and
  • Darlene Pearlstein
  • The Fortunato Family
  • Kyle Grady
  • Naomi Guhl
  • Bessie Halfacre
  • Amy Han
  • Glenn Hannah
  • Don and Linda Harle
  • Anthony Janks
  • Brenda Johnston
  • Sheila Kayes
  • Dennis Kelly and Ami Silvestre
  • Fritz and Doris Kepler
  • Dan and Vicky Klein
  • Clement Knapp
  • C.B. Knapp, Jr.
  • Denise Knapp
  • Evelyn Komenas
  • Allen and Denise Konieczka
  • Iris Lieberman
  • John and Idabelle Lucas
 
  • Mary Louise and Richard C. Magdziak
  • Leroy and Jamie Marsh
  • Paul and Andrea Mazerik
  • James and Margaret McNabney
  • Anita Mendoza
  • Holly Elizabeth Miller
  • Anthony and Mary Lou Mockus
  • Vern and Donna Moore
  • Mary Louise Mybeck
  • Melissa Neff
  • Ellen G. Nickoloff
  • Carol Noetzel
  • Karl Oberdorf
  • Barbara Pearson
  • Chester and Peggy Potempa
  • Philip M. Potempa
  • Don and Margo Powers
  • Rea Robinson
  • Roger and Bev Rodeck
  • Stephen and Diana Rogers
  • Beatrice Romero
  • Rich and Jo Schweitzer
  • David Shafer
  • Charles O. Shike
  • Luke Simone
  • Dr. BJ Speroff and Roen Speroff
  • Melanie Sus
  • Joseph Trama
  • Chris Valavanis
  • Richard and Barbara Waxman
  • Eugene and Jean Wease
  • Mike and Carrie Welf
  • Paula Wheeler
  • Lucille White
  • David Wilkinson
  • Joe and Donna Williamson
  • Crista Zivanovic

2018 Season Donors

STAR CIRCLE $1,000 or more
  • Anonymous
  • Anthony Janka and Elizabeth Sharp
  • Terry and Karen McMahon
 
  • Joe and Sandy Morrow
  • Diana and Stephen Rogers
DIRECTORS CIRCLE $500 or more
  • Ms. Regina Biddings-Muro
  • Joann and Bruce Binkley
  • Pat Binkley
  • David and Ann Bochnowski
  • Jonathan and Shawna Burke
  • Mr. and Mrs. George Feldman
  • Tim and Frankie Fesko
  • Don and Linda Harle
  • Deborah L. Helminski
  • Dan and Vicky Klein
 
  • Mary Louise and Richard C. Magdziak
  • Mary Lou Mybeck - In Memory of John W. Mybeck
  • Shari and Kevin Mybeck - In Memory of John W. Mybeck
  • Barbara Pressler
  • Gary and Mary Ann Shacklett
  • JoAnne and Dave Shafer
  • Greg and Ginger Watts
  • Mike and Carrie Welf
  • Earl and Elaine Yoho
  • Dale A. Zuck
PATRONS $250 or more
  • Don Powers Agency, Inc.
  • Ken and Otie Anderson
  • Bob and Cindie Bogs
  • Les and Clare Bogs
  • Francis and Genevieve Cleland
  • Betty B. Curvey
  • Dan and Julie Glavin
  • Jane and Larry Herndon
  • Gerald Javior and Patricia Mahoney
  • Allan C. Lohn and Joan M. Brazzale
  • Carole and Joe Mareta
  • Leroy and Jamie Marsh
 
  • Richard and Lois McClaughry
  • Mayre Meyer
  • Donna and Vern Moore
  • Emily Morgan
  • Michael and Judy Palmer
  • Wally and Jeanette Podlin
  • Margo Powers
  • Rebecca A. and David A. Richards
  • Rick and Kristina Schumacher
  • Mrs. Joseph Verkuilen
  • Dennis and Nanette Wauchop
SPONSORS $100 or more
  • Robert and Charlotte Abernethy
  • Gerard and Linda Abraham
  • Russ and Alice Altherr
  • Anonymous (3)
  • Betty Ball
  • Jim and Jeanne Baranski
  • Ron and Judy Bartnicki
  • William C. Beatty
  • Renee Berkowitz
  • Pat Binkley
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gerald M. Bishop
  • James and Shirley Blair
  • George and Linda Bone
  • Diana and Larry Booher
  • Ellen Byrne - In Memory of Tom and Carole Fraser
  • William and Carol Ciszar
  • Gayle M. Coan
  • Dr. Eric and Julie Compton
  • Marianne Comstock
  • Ed and Sue Cook Knight
  • Charles Copple
  • James and Mary Danielson
  • Ann and David
  • Dr. and Mrs. Robert Dershewitz
  • Bill and Janice Eckiss
  • Richard and Barbara Evans
  • Anthony and Diane Ferracane
  • Mike and Jackie Ferchak
  • Kathy and Ed Fesenmyer
  • Shirley Friduss
  • Maryann Frysztak
  • Rich and Denise Gard
  • Jim and Bonnie Garrison
  • Mr. and Mrs. Nick Georgiou
  • Sharon L. Gibson
  • Bubba and Amy Goodman
  • Dana Goodman
  • June Greene
  • Ann Gregorovich
  • William Gurtler
  • Sylvia Fine Heller
  • Mark and Peggy Hinckley
  • Kathy and Earle Hites
  • Debra A. Hurley
  • Joseph (Smokey) Jayjack - In Memory of Maryann Jayjack
  • Pete and Margaret Jensen
  • Judith Jones
  • Marlene and Lou Kaplan
  • Peg Kiernan
  • Ann and Marian Komorowski
  • Michael and Kathleen Kras
  • Jim and Judy Kusbel
  • Elden and Mary Anne LaHayne
  • Carol Largus
  • Gail and Dean Larson
 
  • Darryl and Iris Lern
  • Henry Lobbes
  • John and Linda Lulewicz
  • Maureen and Dr. Michael G. Luongo
  • Phyllis and George Malis
  • Victor and Sheila Malis
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dave Markley
  • Diane Mathey
  • James and Margaret McNabney
  • Marjorie A. Mills Fund - Legacy Foundation
  • Lois K. Mitchell
  • Tony Mockus
  • Dave Morgan - In Memory of Bev
  • Ray Morrow
  • Tony and Mary Lou Muckus
  • Bonnie H. Muir
  • Jay and Brenda Noyes
  • Rod and Teri Oancea
  • Fran Ottenheimer
  • Dan and Dory Pacini
  • Marilyn Pajor
  • Joyce and Mike Pannitto
  • Jack and Gayle Parr
  • Joan and John Pastrick
  • Robert and Marcia Pavich
  • Chester and Peggy Potempa
  • Philip M. Potempa
  • Sharon and Phil Przybylinski
  • Judy Radzinski
  • Dr. James M. Rajchel
  • June Reil
  • Glynette Richard - Magnifcent Ladies Red Hat Society
  • Susan Rousseau
  • Ann and Cora Rusher
  • Lester G. and Lorrayne L. Schmock
  • Ken and Peg Schoon
  • Sandra Schuttrow
  • Pat and Bob Scodro
  • Gary and Mary Ann Shacklett - In Memory of Donald S. Powers
  • Ted Sinal and Angie Kenealy Michaelene Smith - In Memory of Wayne Smith Dr. BJ Speroff
  • Arthur and Tina Stessl
  • Nancy Stivers
  • Tax Techniques...Plus, LLC
  • Will and Judy Terpstra
  • Art and Judy Thompson
  • Joseph and Florence Tomsic
  • Wendy Toth
  • Ted and Sandy Ver Haar
  • Herb and Arlene Waldron
  • Paul and Linda Watland
  • Richard and Barbara Waxman
  • Gene and Jeanne Wease
  • Wayne and Joan Weaver
  • Carol J. Wiborg
  • David and Jackie Wickland
  • Rev. Thomas Winikates Fran Zacharias
DONORS $50 or more
  • Anonymous (2)
  • Edith Appelsies
  • Michael and Vita Ayala
  • Cheryl Banas
  • Elaine Barlo
  • Patrick Bova and James Darby
  • Walter J. and Angela D. Bracich
  • Karen Brenner
  • Cindy Brito and Tony Costello
  • Bonnie and Ron Brow
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Burkat
  • Gigi’s Dolls and Sherry’s Teddy Bears
  • Marilyn Carlson Jim Casey
  • Catie and Loren Cavanaugh
  • Joe and Tina Chlopecki
  • Richard Curtis
  • Robert Danaher
  • Harry and Joan Deakin
  • Paul and Cathy Dec
  • Devine Family
  • Bill and Melanie Ellis
  • Don and Terri Ensign
  • Elaine Fechalos
  • Rosanna R. Fowler
  • Tiby Greenberger
  • Wayne and Christine Gresk
  • Karen D. Haney
  • Mr. and Mrs. Howard Hojnicki
  • Steve and Cheri Holz
  • Shirley Jacobs
  • Peter A. Johnson
  • Roberta and Richard Kaminsky
  • Sheila Kayes
  • Marilyn H. Kielar
  • Carol and Don Kopenec
  • Kathleen M. and Geraldine I. Kotyuk
  • Karen L. Kramer
  • Jo Kranenburg
  • Frances Kutzko
  • Eleanor Lissey
  • Celeste S. Magers
  • Cindy Malone
 
  • Cindy and Fred McCraw
  • Archie and Joyce MacDonald
  • Barbara M. Meeker
  • Mrs. Nancy L. Melnyczenko
  • Nancy C. Miller
  • Joe and Ruth Mokry
  • Sharon Muraida
  • Barbara Netherton and George Mania
  • Reverend David G. Nowak
  • Joan Ochs
  • Jerry and Bernie Paucak
  • The Family of Patricia Wigsmoen
  • Robert and Betty Przybyla
  • Mary Purcell
  • Jerry and RoAnn Purgert
  • John and Margaret Quinn
  • Terry and Nancy Quinn
  • Roger, Bev and Candy Rodeck
  • Marti and Paul Ross
  • Jim and Barb Ruf
  • Arunas and Michelle Rumsa
  • Tom and Dawn Rybarczyk
  • Ray and Caryl Scahill
  • Ed and Rita Schneider
  • Bruce and Dawn Shelton
  • Ken Smith and Ginny Ganz
  • Danise Vossos-Smith
  • Rod and Marlene Sohrbeck
  • John I. Stewart
  • Berna Dean Thomas
  • David W. Urbanski
  • Paul and Debbie Van Meter
  • Frances Vanderwey
  • Angie Marie Walczak
  • Mr. and Mrs. F. Edmond Waymel
  • Gary Weiler and Maria Ihnat
  • Sally and Kent Westley
  • Sue Wood
  • Merrill Yalowitz
  • Pamela Zander
  • Janel and Ray Zubeck

2017 sponsors

2016 Gala sponsors

2015 Gala sponsors