Thank you for making a tax-deductible gift to Theater J. Visit our Why Give page to learn more about the impact of your contribution.   

If you are interested in becoming a Theater J show sponsor and/or giving at a higher level, please contact Tyler Carcy, Theater J Development Coordinator at 202.777.3225 or email


Questions? Please contact Theater J’s Development Coordinator, Tyler Carcy, at 202.777.3225 or

Donation Levels and Benefits

$1,000+ Enthusiast

  • Listing for one full year as an Enthusiast in all programs
  • All benefits as listed below

$500+ Admirer

  • First opportunity to sign-up for Theater J classes, trips, and special events
  • Listing for one full year as an Admirer in all programs
  • All benefits as listed below

$100+ Devotee

  • Listing for one full year as a Devotee in all programs

$10,000+ Leading Angel

  • Invitation for six to the Opening Night performance for your production
  • Listing for one full year as a Leading Angel in all programs
  • All benefits as listed below

$6,000+ Sponsoring Angel

  • Invitation for four to the Opening Night performance for your production
  • Listing for one full year as a Sponsoring Angel in all programs
  • All benefits as listed below

$3,000+ Supporting Angel

  • Exclusive emails from the Artistic Director with updates on your production
  • Special listing as an Angel on the website for your production and the Opening Night invitation
  • Verbal recognition as an Angel in curtain speech for Opening Night of your production
  • Exclusive events and opportunities to connect with the art in-process
  • Invitation for two to the Opening Night performance for your production
  • Invitation for two to all Opening Night performances for the season
  • Artist autographed manuscript of your production
  • Listing for one full year as a Supporting Angel in all programs

$100,000+ Leading Producer

  • Listing for one full year as a Leading Producer on Theater J’s website and in all programs
  • Additional benefits as mutually agreed upon
  • All benefits as listed below

$25,000+ Sponsoring Producer

  • Listing for one full year as a Sponsoring Producer on Theater J’s website and in all programs
  • All benefits as listed below

$18,000+ Supporting Producer

  • Invitation for two to all Opening Night performances
  • Exclusive VIP ticketing services
  • Two tickets to Theater J’s Annual Benefit
  • Verbal recognition in the curtain speech for all Theater J Opening Nights
  • Listing for one full year as a Supporting Producer on Theater J’s website and in all programs

Friends of Theater J

Theater J gratefully acknowledges the following donors who have given since February 15, 2018. This list is current as of February 15, 2019.

Leading Producer
Arlene and Robert Kogod, The Robert and Arlene Kogod Family Foundation

Sponsoring Producer
Cathy S. Bernard
Susie and Michael Gelman, The Morningstar Foundation
Carolyn June Kaplan*
Nancy and Saul M. Pilchen
Revada Foundation, courtesy of the Estates of Reva and David Logan
Share Fund
The Shubert Foundation

Supporting Producer
DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
Marion Ein Lewin
Hank Schlosberg

Leading Angels
Esthy and James Adler
Bruce A. Cohen
Ginny and Irwin Edlavitch
Stuart Eizenstat
James A. Feldman and Natalie Wexler
Dr. Kenneth* and Cheryl Gorelick Fund
Arlene and Martin Klepper
The Marinus and Minna B. Koster Foundation
Howard Menaker and Patrick Gossett
The Morgan Fund at the Seattle Foundation
Alfred Munzer and Joel Wind
National Endowment for the Arts
Melanie and Larry Nussdorf
Craig Pascal and Victor Shargai
Diane and Arnold Polinger
Elaine Reuben
Kay Richman and Daniel Kaplan
Leshowitz Family Foundationm, Terry Singer
Patti and Jerry Sowalsky
George Wasserman Family Foundation, Inc.
Amy Weinberg and Norbert Hornstein

Sponsoring Angels
The Family of H. Max & Josephine F. Ammerman and Andrew Ammerman
Michele and Allan Berman
Bonnie and Louis Cohen
Myrna Fawcett
Lois and Michael Fingerhut
Patti and Mitchell Herman
Patricia Payne and Nancy Firestone
Provisions Catering
Sherry and Louis Nevins
Evelyn Sandground and Bill Perkins
Toni Sharp
David Bruce Smith
Ellen and Bernard Young
Judy and Leo Zickler

Supporting Angels
Natalie R. Abrams
Patty Abramson and Les Silverman
Andrea Boyarsky-Maisel and Harvey Maisel
Mara Bralove and Ari Fisher
Jamie and Stuart Butler
Kathy Byrnes and John Immerwahr
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
Bunny Dwin
Alan and Shulamit Elsner
Mindy Gasthalter
Ann and Frank Gilbert
Rae Grad and Manuel Schiffres
Martha Winter Gross and Robert Tracy
Meg and John Hauge
Arlene and Martin Klepper
Kenneth and Amy Eisen Krupsky
Sandra and Stephen Lachter
Janet Leno and Peter Harrold
Dianne and Herb Lerner
Ellen and Gary Malasky
Jeff Menick
Bella Rosenberg
Mita M. Schaffer and Tina Martin
Chaim Schwartz Foundation
Dr. Stuart Sotsky
Dr. Kathryn Veal
Joan S. Wessel
Alan and Irene Wurtzel
Margot Zimmerman

Calvin and Jane Cafritz
Johanna Chanin and Randall Levitt
Patricia and David Fisher
Linda and Jay Freedman
Tamara and Harry Handelsman
Linda Lurie Hirsch
Adam Immerwahr
Judy and Peter Blum Kovler Foundation
Liza and Michael Levy
Herbert Lichtenstein
Ken Ludwig
Paul and Zena Mason
Rona and Allan Mendelsohn
Carl and Undine Nash
Trina and Lee G. Rubenstein
Cathy and Marc Scheineson
Peggy and David Shiffrin
Michelle Sender
Merrill and Mark Shugoll
Terry Singer
Anthony Tanzi
Cathy and Peter Toren
Vali Tschirgi and Adam Nemzer
Christopher Wolf

Babs and Rabbi A.N. Abramowitz
Janet B. Abrams
Carolyn Small Alper
James Azeen
Joan and Alan Berman
Elaine and Richard Binder
Elan Blutinger
Rose and Robert Cohen
Rise and Carl Cole
Edgar Dobie
Dr. Fred and Ellen Ende
Meg and Samuel Flax
Benno Gerson
Jerald M. Goldberg
Roberta and Michael Gottesman
Jill and Robert Granader
Sherry and Neil Green
Bonnie and Alan Hammerschlag
June and George Higgins
Melissa and David Hurwitz
Andrew Isen
Martha Kahn and Simeon M. Kriesberg
Bette and William Kramer
William Kreisberg
Barry Kropf
Sandra and Arnold Leibowitz
Ann Lewis and Mike Sponder
Mary Lynn and Nathan Kotz
Carol Mates and Mark Kahan
Winton Eaheart Matthews, Jr.
Dorothy Moss and Lawrence Meyer
Beth Newburger Schwartz
Geraldine Fogel Pilzer
Constance and David Povich
Barbara Rappaport
Bruce Rashbaum
June and Marvin Rogul
Linda Rosenzweig and Sandy Bieber
Mary and James Salander
Larry Schneider
Rhea Schwartz and Paul Wolff
Ruth Seif and Stanley Tempchin
Michael Singer
Tina and Albert Small, Jr.
Deborah Tannen and Michael Macovski
Estelle R. Vernon
Diane Abelman Wattenberg
Victoria and Neil Weisfeld
Rosa D. Wiener

Beth Albaneze
Anonymous (4)
Susan and Alan Apter
Carole and Matthew Ash
Andrew Axelrad
Beth Barnett
Linda A. Baumann
Mona and Mark Berch
Ms. Dava Berkman
Debby Berlyne and Danny Bachman
Sharon Bernier
Carol Bloomberg
Robert Bobys
Diane Boehr
Barbara and Linton Brooks
Ellen and Lee Burstyn
Wallace Chandler
Timothy Christensen and Walter Ochinko
Edward and Ruth Cogen
Nathan Collins
Dave Connick
Beverly and Melvin Cook
Doug Custer
Belle Negrin Davis
Deanna and Alan DeCherney
Joseph Digangi
Joe Drach
Paula Durbin
John Edelmann
Rachel and Steven Eidelman
Gayle Engel
Evelyn and Barry Epstein
Eve and David Farber
Betty Farber
Lois Fields
Arlene and Harold Finger
Nancy M. Folger
Lawrence M. Franks
Susan and Michael Friedman
Kit Gage and Steven Metalitz
Stuart Glickman
Dina Gold
Zelda and Al Goldberg
Karen and Lester Goldberg
Mark Goldberg
Susan Sachs Goldman
Jesse Goodman
Roberta and Morton Goren
Jody Green and Edward Max
Dr. Larrie and Joyce Greenberg
Shoshana and Peter Grove
Nancy and John Harris
Carole and John Hirschmann
Elizabeth Hodes
Laurie Levy Issembert
Cynthia Jachles
Helene and Allan Kahan
Andrea Kasarsky
Lori and Hal Kassoff
Ellen Kassoff Gray and Todd Gray
Richard Kellogg
Aviva Kempner
Faith and Jim Kirk
Denise Kishel
Carol Kleinman and Wayne Pines
Ellen Kramarow and Jared Garelick
Beth Kramer
Sandra Lapietra and Alan Helgerman
Darryl Lynn Lefcoe
Sara Lemke von Ammon
Joy Lerner and Stephen Kelin
Patricia and Randall Lewis
Cassie Li
Diane Liff and Georgia Korn
Nancy Limprecht and Rick Haines
Laurie and Len Lipton
Bonnie S. Loeb
Arleen Enid Lustig
Rabbi M. Bruce Lustig
Louis Mazawey
Paula V. McMartin
Libby and Ronald Merrill
Barbara and Herbert Mintz
Lynne and Donald Myers
Samantha Nolan and Randall Speck
Gayle Novig and Terry Mahn
Marc Okrand
Gail Paster
Roberta Pieczenik
Jessica Pollner
Dena and Jerry Puskin
Sonya and Daniel Resnick
Eve and Richard Robins
Susan Rome
Mark L. Rosenberg
Steven M. Rosenberg and Stewart C. Low III
Froma Sandler
Amy E. Schaffer
Gena Schoen and Rik Edwards
Phil and Harriet Schulman
Linda Segal
Ruth Seif
Sylvia Shenk and Yori Aharoni
Beverly and Harlan Sherwat
Joan and Irwin Singer
Molly Smith and Suzanne Blue Star Boy
Richard Solloway
Mindy Strelitz and Andrew Cornblatt
Jonathan Strum
Myrna Teck
Gladys Sharnoff-Temkin and Aaron Temkin
Grace Terpstra
Judith and Lester Turner
Marjorie and Allan B. Weingold
Roslyn and Paul Weinstein
Sandra Weiswasser
Andrea and Stephen Weiswasser
Valerie and John Wheeler
Adam Winkleman
Ellen Witt
Muriel D. Wolf
Carrie Wolfe and Mark Greenwood
Barbara Yellen and Phil West
Rivka Yerushalmi
Julie and David Zalkind
Lynda and Joseph Zengerle

*of blessed memory