Benefactors - Dallas Theater Center

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.

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

  • Complimentary parking at the Wyly Theatre in the Lexus Silver Parking facility for subscription package performances*
  • Priority parking for productions at the Kalita Humphreys Theater
  • Concierge ticket services from the Dallas Theater Center Development Office (exchanges and additional purchases) via the Donor Hotline
  • Donor Recognition (program listing, annual report, digital lobby signage and website)
  • Invitations to Dallas Theater Center Sneek Peaks
  • Access to intermission Donor Lounge for complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks
  • Exclusive opportunity to subscribe to opening night performances
  • Invitations to Press Night Dinners (additional costs apply)
  • Advance opportunity to buy tickets before the general public
  • Advance access to enroll in Dallas Theater Center Education classes at a discounted price

*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 Rose.

Thank you to our current Benefactors!

  • Directors’ Circle
  • Platinum Circle


Diane and Hal Brierley*♥
Julie and Ken Hersh♥
Deedie Rose*♥
Donna M. Wilhelm*♥

* Founding Member
^ Member of the Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
 Devoted Donor: Recognizes continuous support of our contributors for three consecutive years or more.

PLATINUM CIRCLE $25,000-$49,999

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

* Founding Member
 Devoted Donor: Recognizes continuous support of our contributors for three consecutive years or more.


Mickie and Jeff Bragalone♥
Maggy and David Croxville

Christine and Mark Danuser
Claudia and Scott Davis♥
Susie and Curt FitzGerald♥
Rebecca and Barron Fletcher♥
Craig Haynes♥
Jennifer and Matt Hickey♥
Randall Kender and Eric Bing^

Helen K. and Robert G. McGraw♥
Deborah McMurray and Glen Davison^♥
Susan and Bill Montgomery♥
Angela D. Paulos*♥
Frank and Helen Risch♥
Teri and John Shaffer♥

GOLD CIRCLE $10,000-$14,999

Anne and Larry Angelilli♥
Randy Brown♥
Nancy and Clint Carlson♥
Mary McDermott Cook♥
Linda and Bill Custard♥
Pilar and Lew Davies♥
Bess and Ted Enloe*♥
Mona and Bill Graue♥
Marguerite Hoffman♥
Roger Horchow♥
Angela and John Howell♥
Lisa Cavalier Jennings
Kate Juett*♥
Brett and Lester Levy
Carol and John Levy♥
Juli and Larry Mandala♥
Kathleen A. Messina and Gary W. Goodwin♥
Paula and Scott Orr♥
Ruth Robinson and Family*♥
Stephanie and David Russakov♥
Daniel Waldmann and Giles Davidson^♥
Karen and Jim Wiley♥

* 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

SILVER $5,000-$9,999

Purvi• Patel Albers and Bill Albers
Stephanie and Todd Anderson
Missy and David Boone♥
Barbara and Mason Brown♥
Alice and Michael Brown♥
Kay and Elliot Cattarulla♥
Sylvia Cespedes and Hernan Saenz♥
Tim Chase and Eric Powell
Mary Anne Cree♥
Laura and Walter Elcock♥
George Fenton♥
Carol and Don Glendenning♥
Sarah and Frank Hamlin♥
Hegi Family Foundation♥
Pilar and Jay Henry♥

Suzan Kedron♥
Holly and Tom Mayer♥
Megan and Casey McManemin♥
Nesha and George Morey♥
Shari and Karl Nelson♥
Tracy M. PrestonΨ
Catherine and Will Rose♥
Celia and Larry Schoenbrun♥

Lisa K. Simmons♥
Andy Smith and Paul von Wupperfeld^♥
Angela and Timothy Stephens♥
Robert Tonti♥
Sarah and Don Warnecke♥
Marnie and Kern Wildenthal♥

BRONZE $1,000-$4,999

Eileen and Marc Alger
Mary Anne and David Alhadeff♥
Nick C. Bellos and William T. Henderson
Kathy and Gene Bishop♥
Allison and Chris Bovard♥
LaRhonda Brown-Barrett♥
Zenola Campbell
Rhonda and Kirk Chandler♥
Clare Buie and Cal Chaney♥
Diane and Chuck Cheatham♥
Larry Christensen♥
Patricia and Larry Christian
Barbara Clay and Kenneth Bernstein♥
Joni and Bob Cohan♥
Liz and Bill Cook♥
Sandy Cook♥
Michael Corman and Kevin Fink♥
Sara Fraser Crismon♥
Mason and Allen Custard
John W. Dayton♥
Tina Deuber♥
Lauren Embrey/Embrey Family Foundation♥
Hilda Galvan
Susan and Woodrow Gandy♥
Judy and James Gibbs♥
Rita Sue and Alan Gold♥
Cecily and Scott Gooch
Karen and Craig Goodman♥
Fanchon and Howard Hallam♥
Ken and Debra Hamlett
Donna and Thomas Harvey
Rusty and John Jaggers♥
Susan and Robert L. Kaminski♥

Steel: $1,000 – $2,499

Linda and Robert Appel♥
Ida Jane and Doug Bailey♥
Carolyn and Ken Barth♥
Susan and Shawn Bonselli
Charlotte and Mel Booth♥

Susan and Shawn Bonselli
Charlotte and Mel Booth♥
Karen and Edwin Bruning♥
Carl Buck♥
Cary and Kelle Buresh♥
Hazel and John Clendening
Jeanne Marie Clossey
Troy Cobb, D.V.M.♥

Susan and Robert Cronin♥
Kristi and Terry Dallas
Lynn and Andrew Derman
Susan and Michael Fortin♥
Julia and Lynn Gibson
Kathleen and Robert Gibson♥
Clifford Ginsberg♥
Lynne and Gil Glover♥
Bette and Stephen GoldmannΨ
Kristi Hardy 

Ida and Ed Hassler, Jr.♥
Trudy and Charles Hess♥
Kim and Greg Hext
Christine Ho and Anil Koganti♥
Stephanie Hopper

Mark Hupert and Mark Lombard♥
Sandra and Rick Illes♥
Debbie and David Johnson♥
Melinda and James Johnson♥ 

Yon Yoon Jorden
Anna and John Koepke♥


 Kyle Kerr♥
Joan and Jack Kickham♥
Teresa and J. Luther King, Jr.♥
Maya Leibman and Robert Gross♥
Janeva and Phil Longacre♥
Chris Luna and Kent Mecklenburg
Kay and Gene Lunceford♥
Joy and Ron MankoffΨ

Nancy Cain Marcus♥
Rosemarie Marshall and Lee Wilkins♥
Katy and Ken Menges♥
Carol Meyer^♥

Laura and Scott Moore♥
Vicki and Kent Newsom♥
Pam and Brent Nicholson♥
Charlene and Tom Norris♥
Maryanne and Dan Odom♥
Margaret and Casey Olson♥
Alvise Orsini and Geoffrey van Raemdonck
Caitlin Rhodes♥
Lynn Pride Richardson
Bonnie and Bruce Shaw♥
Lolita and Ernest Sims♥
Abigail and Andrew Sinwell♥

Jaimee and Robert Slovak
Gay and William Solomon♥
Dr. and Mrs. Stuart Spechler♥
Alice Riggins Stevenson and Richard L. Stevenson

Elizabeth and Stephen Suellentrop♥
Vin and Caren Prothro Foundation♥
Margaret and Mark Walsh
Jane A. Wetzel♥
Ron Wills
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Young♥

Pat Kozak and Jeff Warr♥
Lisa and Peter Kraus
Susan and Richard Lakin
Lori and William Little
Barbara and Franklin Lloyd
Kim and Janet Macpherson♥
Carol and Kevin March
Jane and Jim McCarthy♥

Barbara and Jim Miller♥
Kim and Tom Miller
Kate and Keith Newman♥
Karen and Acie Nobles♥
Lametra and James Off
Renita and Mark Partin♥
Jeff and Annette Patterson
Stephen Penrose♥
Denise and Larry Pollis♥
Elaine Secor

Peter Silberman
Rosalyn and Steve Sills
Michelle and Mike Sims
Aimee and Jason Spoerlein
Jo Heinz Staffelbach and Andre Staffelbach♥
Catherine Stone
Venise and Lawrence Stuart
Shari and Jay Tobin♥
Crystal and Chris Williams♥
Ellen and Don Winspear♥

^ Member of the Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas
 Devoted Donor: Recognizes continuous support of our contributors for three consecutive years or more.

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