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BENEFACTORS

The Benefactors: The Best Way to Stay Engaged!

Members are the heart of the Dallas Theater Center’s family of contributors.  For more than 30 years, The Benefactors have enjoyed “insider status” with a number of enjoyable benefits, including exclusive access to social and behind-the-scenes events.  You’ll enjoy theater at the highest quality with benefits that enhance your season subscription experience while contributing to the financial integrity of DTC.

Benefactors Benefits

We are delighted to offer you the following benefits at each level of membership with The Benefactors:

STEEL – $1,000 to $2,499

  • Complimentary self-parking for subscription performances at Wyly Theatre and priority parking at Kalita Humphreys Theater
  • 2 complimentary concessions vouchers per performance via the Priority Concessions Line
  • Concierge ticket service via the Donor Hotline
  • Exclusive opportunity to upgrade your seat for free at performance time (as available)
  • Invitation to attend a behind-the-scenes tour
  • Invitation to Sneak Peek happy hour events for each production
  • 30% discount on single ticket purchases in Preferred and Standard seating areas
  • Guaranteed access to buy tickets and enroll in DTC Education Classes
  • Donor recognition on the DTC website, performance program, and in the lobby

 

BRONZE – $2,500 to $4,999

  • All benefits from the Steel level, plus…
  • Invitation to attend an intimate roundtable discussion with the Enloe/Rose Artistic Director
  • Exclusive opportunity to subscribe to mainstage Press Night performances
  • Invitations to attend mainstage Press Night Dinners (additional costs apply)

 

SILVER – $5,000 to $9,999

  • All benefits from the Bronze level, plus…
  • Invitation to an annual donor reception with a special artistic guest
  • Complimentary valet parking for subscription performances at the Wyly Theatre
  • Invitation to observe an open rehearsal

 

GOLD CIRCLE – $10,000 to $14,999

  • All benefits from the Silver level, plus…
  • Invitation for two to the annual Circle Dinner
  • Exclusive opportunity to subscribe to studio Press Night performances
  • Invitation to attend studio Press Night Dinners (additional costs apply)

 

GOLD CIRCLE LEADERSHIP – $15,000 to $24,999

  • All benefits from the Gold level, plus…
  • Invitation to participate in a New York City theater experience curated by Kevin Moriarty 
  • Concierge ticket assistance at regional theaters across the country
  • Exclusive invitations to observe technical rehearsals and designer runs

 

PLATINUM CIRCLE – $25,000 to $49,999

  • All benefits from the Gold Circle Leadership level, plus…
  • Invitation for two to view a performance from the stage management booth
  • Theater Spotlight Evening with pre-performance reception and complimentary tickets for 10
  • Donor Spotlight profile with photo in a DTC program

 

DIRECTORS’ CIRCLE – $50,000 and up

  • All benefits from the Platinum Circle level, plus…
  • Invitation to an intimate annual dinner hosted by the Artistic and Managing Directors
  • Priority seating at Press Night Dinners with visiting artistic guests including directors, designers, or writers 
  • Concierge ticket assistance for Broadway and Off-Broadway performances
  • Other custom benefits on an individual basis

 

*Parking privileges are limited to one subscription package per member household.
**Members will be charged for this event.
Benefits are subject to change.

 

Questions? Please email ROBIN PLATA

Thank you to our current Benefactors!

 
DIRECTORS' CIRCLE $50,000+

Diane and Hal Brierley*♥
Molly Byrne♥
Deedie Rose*♥
Donna Wilhelm♥

Devoted Donor

PLATINUM CIRCLE $25,000-$49,999

Jennifer and Peter Altabef♥
Tina and John Barry ♥
Katherine and Bob Penn♥

Devoted Donor

GOLD CIRCLE LEADERSHIP $15,000-$24,999

Tina and John Barry♥
Randy Kender and Eric G.Bing
Maggy and David Croxville♥ 
Claudia and Scott Davis♥ 
Susie and Curt FitzGerald♥
Rebecca and Barron Fletcher
Craig Haynes
Jennifer and Matt Hickey
Juli and Larry Mandala♥
Helen K. and Robert G. McGraw♥

Deborah McMurray and Glen Davison^
Carol Meyer♥ 
Angela D. Paulos*♥ 
Adriana and Guillermo Perales♥
Frank and Helen Risch
Teri and John Shaffer♥

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

GOLD CIRCLE $10,000-$14,999

Stephanie and Todd Anderson
Anne and Larry Angelilli
Barbara and Mason Brown♥

Nancy and Clint Carlson♥ 
Mary McDermott Cook♥ 
Linda and Bill Custard♥ 
Christine and Mark Danuser
Pilar and Lew Davies♥
Tine Deuber and Bob Tonti
Bess and Ted Enloe*♥      
Mona and Bill Graue♥ 
Marguerite Hoffman
Angela and John Howell
Kate Juett*♥ 
Maya Leibman and Robert Gross
Brett and Lester Levy♥ 
Carol and John Levy♥ 
Kathleen A. Messina and Gary W. Goodwin
Paula and Scott Orr
Angela and Timothy Stephens

Dan Waldmann and Giles Davidson
Karen and Jim Wiley♥

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

SILVER $5,000-$9,999

Missy and David Boone♥
Mickie and Jeff Bragalone
Alice and Michael Brown
Randy Brown
Kay and Elliot Cattarulla
Mary Anne Cree
Ken and Debra Hamlett
Sarah and Frank Hamlin
Hegi Family Foundation
Pilar and Jay Henry
Cathy and Bill Kirkpatrick

Megan and Casey McManemin
Nesha and George Morey
Shari and Karl Nelson
Tim Chase and Eric Powell
Paul Gorman and Bobbie Quick
Catherine and Will Rose♥
Stephanie and David Russakov
Lisa K. Simmons
Andy Smith and Paul von Wupperfeld
Sarah and Don Warnecke
Frances Cudjoe-Waters and James Waters♥
Marnie and Kern Wildenthal♥

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

BRONZE $2,500-$4,999

Eileen and Marc Alger
Troy C. Alley III
Anonymous
Heidi Soltis-Berner and Daniel Berner
Barbara Clay and Kenneth Bernstein

Kathy Bishop
Allison and Chris Bovard
Alice and Michael Brown
Stephanie and Michael Byrd

Zenola Campbell
Rhonda and Kirk Chandler
Clare Buie and Cal Chaney
Diane and Chuck Cheatham
Larry Christensen
Joni and Bob Cohan
Sandy Cook

Michael Corman and Kevin Fink
John W. Dayton
Lauren Embrey / Embrey Family Foundation

Kay Fulton
Hilda Galvan

Susan and Woodrow Gandy
Judy and James Gibbs
Lynne and Gil Glover
Fanchon and Howard Hallam
Trudy and Charles Hess♥
Rusty and John Jaggers
Kyle Kerr
Teresa and J. Luther King, Jr.
Karen Kohlberg

Janeva and Phil Longacre
Kay and Gene Lunceford
Joy and Ron Mankoff
Carol and Kevin March
Rosemarie Marshall and Lee Wilkins
Chris Luna and Kent Mecklenburg♥
Stacey and Sam Megally
Laura and Scott Moore♥

Laura and Scott Moore
Vicki and Kent Newsom
Charlene and Tom Norris
Tracy M. Preston♥
Caitlin Rhodes and Akers Moore
Lynn Pride Richardson and Elvenn Richardson

Celia and Larry Schoenbrun♥
Bonnie and Bruce Shaw
Abigail and Andrew Sinwell
Hamilton A Sneed
Gay and William Solomon
Heidi Soltis-Berner and Daniel Berner
Dr. and Mrs. Stuart Spechler
Alice Riggins Stevenson
and Richard L. Stevenson♥
Elizabeth and Stephen Suellentrop
Jane A. Wetzel
Sharon and Michael Young   

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

STEEL $1,000-$2,499

Linda and Robert Appel
Ida Jane and Doug Bailey
Carolyn and Ken Barth
Eleanor and John Birch
Susan and Shawn Bonsell
Charlotte and Mel Booth
Karen and Edwin Bruning
Carl Buck
Therese Ciolek
Troy Cobb, D.V.M.
Liz and Bill Cook
Susan and Robert Cronin
Lynn and Andrew Derman
Susan and Michael Fortin
Clifford Ginsberg
Bette and Stephen Goldmann
Kristi Hardy
Kim and Greg Hext
Sandra and Rick Illes
Debbie and David Johnson
Melinda and James Johnson
Yon Yoon Jorden
Anna and John Koepke
Christine Ho and Anil Koganti
Lisa and Peter Kraus
Bob Ladd

Lori and William Little
Mark Hupert and Mark Lombard

Gwyn and Wilson Mason
Jane and Jim McCarthy
Scott McCartney♥
Judy Meagher
Barbara and Jim Miller
Kim and Tom Miller♥
Kate and Keith Newman
Pam and Brent Nicholson
Karol Omlor♥

Renita and Mark Partin
Jeff and Annette Patterson

Sheryl and John Paul
Stephen Penrose
Denise and Larry Pollis
Marie and Charles Rosenfeld
Ravi Sarode
Peter Silberman

Rosalyn and Steve Sills♥
Michelle and Mike Sims♥
Aimee and Jason Spoerlein
Mary Ann Staab♥
Jo Heinz Staffelbach and Andre Stafflebach
Kay Stephenson
Catherine Stone

Shari and Jay Tobin
Elizabeth Wahlquist
Pat Kozak and Jeff Warr

Crystal and Chris Williams
Wheelice Wilson
Ellen and Don Winspear

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

* Founding Member
• Co-Chairs, Individual Giving
^ Member of the Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
 Devoted Donor: Recognizes continuous support of our contributors for three consecutive years or more.

The Benefactors: The Best Way to Stay Engaged!

Members are the heart of the Dallas Theater Center’s family of contributors.  For more than 30 years, The Benefactors have enjoyed “insider status” with a number of enjoyable benefits, including exclusive access to social and behind-the-scenes events.  You’ll enjoy theater at the highest quality with benefits that enhance your season subscription experience while contributing to the financial integrity of DTC.

Benefactors Benefits

We are delighted to offer you the following benefits at each level of membership with The Benefactors:

STEEL – $1,000 to $2,499

  • Complimentary self-parking for subscription performances at Wyly Theatre and priority parking at Kalita Humphreys Theater
  • 2 complimentary concessions vouchers per performance via the Priority Concessions Line
  • Concierge ticket service via the Donor Hotline
  • Exclusive opportunity to upgrade your seat for free at performance time (as available)
  • Invitation to attend a behind-the-scenes tour
  • Invitation to Sneak Peek happy hour events for each production
  • 30% discount on single ticket purchases in Preferred and Standard seating areas
  • Guaranteed access to buy tickets and enroll in DTC Education Classes
  • Donor recognition on the DTC website, performance program, and in the lobby

 

BRONZE – $2,500 to $4,999

  • All benefits from the Steel level, plus…
  • Invitation to attend an intimate roundtable discussion with the Enloe/Rose Artistic Director
  • Exclusive opportunity to subscribe to mainstage Press Night performances
  • Invitations to attend mainstage Press Night Dinners (additional costs apply)

 

SILVER – $5,000 to $9,999

  • All benefits from the Bronze level, plus…
  • Invitation to an annual donor reception with a special artistic guest
  • Complimentary valet parking for subscription performances at the Wyly Theatre
  • Invitation to observe an open rehearsal

 

GOLD CIRCLE – $10,000 to $14,999

  • All benefits from the Silver level, plus…
  • Invitation for two to the annual Circle Dinner
  • Exclusive opportunity to subscribe to studio Press Night performances
  • Invitation to attend studio Press Night Dinners (additional costs apply)

 

GOLD CIRCLE LEADERSHIP – $15,000 to $24,999

  • All benefits from the Gold level, plus…
  • Invitation to participate in a New York City theater experience curated by Kevin Moriarty 
  • Concierge ticket assistance at regional theaters across the country
  • Exclusive invitations to observe technical rehearsals and designer runs

 

PLATINUM CIRCLE – $25,000 to $49,999

  • All benefits from the Gold Circle Leadership level, plus…
  • Invitation for two to view a performance from the stage management booth
  • Theater Spotlight Evening with pre-performance reception and complimentary tickets for 10
  • Donor Spotlight profile with photo in a DTC program

 

DIRECTORS’ CIRCLE – $50,000 and up

  • All benefits from the Platinum Circle level, plus…
  • Invitation to an intimate annual dinner hosted by the Artistic and Managing Directors
  • Priority seating at Press Night Dinners with visiting artistic guests including directors, designers, or writers 
  • Concierge ticket assistance for Broadway and Off-Broadway performances
  • Other custom benefits on an individual basis

 

*Parking privileges are limited to one subscription package per member household.
**Members will be charged for this event.
Benefits are subject to change.

 

Questions? Please email ROBIN PLATA

Thank you to our current Benefactors!

 
DIRECTORS' CIRCLE $50,000+

Diane and Hal Brierley*♥
Molly Byrne♥
Deedie Rose*♥
Donna Wilhelm♥

Devoted Donor

PLATINUM CIRCLE $25,000-$49,999

Jennifer and Peter Altabef♥
Tina and John Barry ♥
Katherine and Bob Penn♥

Devoted Donor

GOLD CIRCLE LEADERSHIP $15,000-$24,999

Tina and John Barry♥
Randy Kender and Eric G.Bing
Maggy and David Croxville♥ 
Claudia and Scott Davis♥ 
Susie and Curt FitzGerald♥
Rebecca and Barron Fletcher
Craig Haynes
Jennifer and Matt Hickey
Juli and Larry Mandala♥
Helen K. and Robert G. McGraw♥

Deborah McMurray and Glen Davison^
Carol Meyer♥ 
Angela D. Paulos*♥ 
Adriana and Guillermo Perales♥
Frank and Helen Risch
Teri and John Shaffer♥

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

GOLD CIRCLE $10,000-$14,999

Stephanie and Todd Anderson
Anne and Larry Angelilli
Barbara and Mason Brown♥

Nancy and Clint Carlson♥ 
Mary McDermott Cook♥ 
Linda and Bill Custard♥ 
Christine and Mark Danuser
Pilar and Lew Davies♥
Tine Deuber and Bob Tonti
Bess and Ted Enloe*♥      
Mona and Bill Graue♥ 
Marguerite Hoffman
Angela and John Howell
Kate Juett*♥ 
Maya Leibman and Robert Gross
Brett and Lester Levy♥ 
Carol and John Levy♥ 
Kathleen A. Messina and Gary W. Goodwin
Paula and Scott Orr
Angela and Timothy Stephens

Dan Waldmann and Giles Davidson
Karen and Jim Wiley♥

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

SILVER $5,000-$9,999

Missy and David Boone♥
Mickie and Jeff Bragalone
Alice and Michael Brown
Randy Brown
Kay and Elliot Cattarulla
Mary Anne Cree
Ken and Debra Hamlett
Sarah and Frank Hamlin
Hegi Family Foundation
Pilar and Jay Henry
Cathy and Bill Kirkpatrick

Megan and Casey McManemin
Nesha and George Morey
Shari and Karl Nelson
Tim Chase and Eric Powell
Paul Gorman and Bobbie Quick
Catherine and Will Rose♥
Stephanie and David Russakov
Lisa K. Simmons
Andy Smith and Paul von Wupperfeld
Sarah and Don Warnecke
Frances Cudjoe-Waters and James Waters♥
Marnie and Kern Wildenthal♥

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

BRONZE $2,500-$4,999

Eileen and Marc Alger
Troy C. Alley III
Anonymous
Heidi Soltis-Berner and Daniel Berner
Barbara Clay and Kenneth Bernstein

Kathy Bishop
Allison and Chris Bovard
Alice and Michael Brown
Stephanie and Michael Byrd

Zenola Campbell
Rhonda and Kirk Chandler
Clare Buie and Cal Chaney
Diane and Chuck Cheatham
Larry Christensen
Joni and Bob Cohan
Sandy Cook

Michael Corman and Kevin Fink
John W. Dayton
Lauren Embrey / Embrey Family Foundation

Kay Fulton
Hilda Galvan

Susan and Woodrow Gandy
Judy and James Gibbs
Lynne and Gil Glover
Fanchon and Howard Hallam
Trudy and Charles Hess♥
Rusty and John Jaggers
Kyle Kerr
Teresa and J. Luther King, Jr.
Karen Kohlberg

Janeva and Phil Longacre
Kay and Gene Lunceford
Joy and Ron Mankoff
Carol and Kevin March
Rosemarie Marshall and Lee Wilkins
Chris Luna and Kent Mecklenburg♥
Stacey and Sam Megally
Laura and Scott Moore♥

Laura and Scott Moore
Vicki and Kent Newsom
Charlene and Tom Norris
Tracy M. Preston♥
Caitlin Rhodes and Akers Moore
Lynn Pride Richardson and Elvenn Richardson

Celia and Larry Schoenbrun♥
Bonnie and Bruce Shaw
Abigail and Andrew Sinwell
Hamilton A Sneed
Gay and William Solomon
Heidi Soltis-Berner and Daniel Berner
Dr. and Mrs. Stuart Spechler
Alice Riggins Stevenson
and Richard L. Stevenson♥
Elizabeth and Stephen Suellentrop
Jane A. Wetzel
Sharon and Michael Young   

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

STEEL $1,000-$2,499

Linda and Robert Appel
Ida Jane and Doug Bailey
Carolyn and Ken Barth
Eleanor and John Birch
Susan and Shawn Bonsell
Charlotte and Mel Booth
Karen and Edwin Bruning
Carl Buck
Therese Ciolek
Troy Cobb, D.V.M.
Liz and Bill Cook
Susan and Robert Cronin
Lynn and Andrew Derman
Susan and Michael Fortin
Clifford Ginsberg
Bette and Stephen Goldmann
Kristi Hardy
Kim and Greg Hext
Sandra and Rick Illes
Debbie and David Johnson
Melinda and James Johnson
Yon Yoon Jorden
Anna and John Koepke
Christine Ho and Anil Koganti
Lisa and Peter Kraus
Bob Ladd

Lori and William Little
Mark Hupert and Mark Lombard

Gwyn and Wilson Mason
Jane and Jim McCarthy
Scott McCartney♥
Judy Meagher
Barbara and Jim Miller
Kim and Tom Miller♥
Kate and Keith Newman
Pam and Brent Nicholson
Karol Omlor♥

Renita and Mark Partin
Jeff and Annette Patterson

Sheryl and John Paul
Stephen Penrose
Denise and Larry Pollis
Marie and Charles Rosenfeld
Ravi Sarode
Peter Silberman

Rosalyn and Steve Sills♥
Michelle and Mike Sims♥
Aimee and Jason Spoerlein
Mary Ann Staab♥
Jo Heinz Staffelbach and Andre Stafflebach
Kay Stephenson
Catherine Stone

Shari and Jay Tobin
Elizabeth Wahlquist
Pat Kozak and Jeff Warr

Crystal and Chris Williams
Wheelice Wilson
Ellen and Don Winspear

• Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
Devoted Donor

* Founding Member
• Co-Chairs, Individual Giving
^ Member of the Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
 Devoted Donor: Recognizes continuous support of our contributors for three consecutive years or more.