Our Supporters

We are so grateful to these organizations and individuals who have contributed in support of Amazing Feats of Storytelling at The House.






Foundation and Government Supporters


Bayless Family Foundation

Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation

Chicago Performance Lab

MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince

The Pauls Foundation

The Illinois Arts Council

The Shubert Foundation 

Venturous Theater Fund


Corporate Supporters

CH Distillery

ComEd, Lighting Sponsor

Dom & Tom Development

HMS Media

Latham & Watkins



Matching Gifts

Kirkland and Ellis
The Saints, Volunteers for the Performing Arts
Veeva Systems

Many of our projects are partially supported by a CityArts Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events.

This list reflections donations made from 8/1/2017 to 7/17/2018


Guardians ($4,800+)

Jim Allen
Sharon Baker
Mark and Wendy Campana
Laurence Geller
Scott Hughes
Charlie and Laurie Klapperich
Samantha Lidecka
Pamela Meyer
James L and Margo M Nederlander
Lou and Jill Raizin
Carol and Dean Schroeder
David Spielfogel and Lee Crandell
Julianna and Thomas Tancredi
Cards Against Humanity
Woodel Inspiration Fund


Crusaders ($2,400 - $4,399)

August Bechtner
Abby Cucci
Renee Duba and James Clancy
The Hagen Family
Carrie Heinonen
Peter Sagal
Jeff and Loren Sampson
Jane Schmitz
Allan Shampine and Kristin Jacobsen


Champions ($1,020 - $2,399)

Georgia Bozeday
Michael Currey and Calvin Kitten
Yolanda and James Diesfeld
Joan and Terence Donnelly
Paul and Linda Fritz
Susan Mabrey Gaud
Phillip Klapperich
Trent Johnson and Carly Kocurek
Douglas Brown and Rachel Kraft
Fred and Laura Loesing
Tom Losher
Sharon Mathews
Duncan Kime and Melinda McMullen
David and Alexis Schmitz
Jordan Shields and Sarah Donovan
The Vierling Family
Dennis Watkins
Jamie Lynn White
Kathy Witt and Mark Holzman


Superheroes ($600 - $1,019)

Gerry Barad
Susan and Noel Elfant
Lark Gray and Michael Foley
John and Heidi Hagen
Karin Kasdorf and Mark Atkinson
Margie Korshak and Corky Goodman
Carol and Sam Lovelady
Marcelle Mcvay and Dennis Zacek
Jake and Geri Muhvic
The Overmyer Family
Matt Reischauer
Dr. Joel Sammarco
Brian Sanderson
Karen and Frank Schneider
Elizabeth Seda


Sidekicks ($300 - 599)

Halina Abend
Eduardo Aquije
Bader Family
Richard Basofin and Joan Zahnle
Dr. Rhonda Blair
Tina Brier and David Shapiro
Christopher Burnham
Dave and Gegi Carlson
The Chamberlain Family
Joann and Mark Chmielewski
Michael Connolly and Gae Whitener
Kenneth and Angela Crews
Samuel Crider
Rosemary Crowley
Lee Dickson and Joe Quartana
Kyle Fennell
Dean Gibson
Arla Gomberg
Michael Halberstam in Honor of Kathryn Dysard
Richard Hollway
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Keim Jr.
Bill Kirsch
Eileen LaCario and Tony D`Angelo
Anne Leyden
Ruth Lidecka
Jamey Lundblad and Bill Melamed
Gene and Magda Mashburn
Doug and Stacey Meyer
Bill and Susan O`Keefe
Mr. and Mrs. Patrick O`Keefe
Stephane Phifer
Ralph and Charlotte Schell
Roche Schulfer and Mary Beth Fisher
Maureen and Marc Schulman
David Shapiro and Mark Losher
Vincent Smith and Alice Silkworth
David Stone
Wendy Mages and Mari Stuart
Teri and John Wilson
John and Teressa Wilson
Sarah and Paul Wine


Operatives ($120 - 299)

Douglas Bacon
Kyle Betterton
Dane Bolinger
Rick Boynton and Criss Henderson
Michael Bruni
Karen Callaway
Janet Carl Smith and Mel Smith
Melissa Copeland
Steven Davis
Betty Eaton
Elizabeth Foley
Charlie Frankel
Christopher George
Tamara "Tami" Gould
Emily Green
Peter and Barbara Griggs
Rob and Lori Hertel
Fred Hill
Kevin Paul Hofeditz
Nicholas and Samantha Hostert
Bonnie Humphrey
Pat and Glenn Janik
Jeff Jones
Pasi Jouhikainen
Glenn and Lisa Kahn
Robert Kartholl
Lee and Chelsea Keenan
Marcia Lampela
Joanne and Craig Leslie
John Loop
Richard Losher
Timothy Lyman
Diane Nelson and Gary Cygan
John O`Donnell and Bonnie Humphrey
Eileen O`Donnell
Nicholas Poluha
Brian Reif
Beth Rohlmeier
Sara Romersberger
Mike and Betty Samluk
Brian Satherlie
Gene and Rosemary Schulter
Jeffrey Seller
Merry and Dennis Senchak
Robert and Polly Sharer
Sharon Sih and Brian Sklar
Marcus and Martha Smith
Ofelia Sobalvarro and John Brooks
Beth Strever
Laurie Suomala and John Elfers
Janet and Edward Teel
Mary Toll
Seth and Molly Weener
Veronica Whelan and Baldwin Keenan
Bruce and Nancy Woodruff
Bobbi Zabel


Agents ($60-119)

Bonnie Althoff
Joshua Bartlett
Susan R Benner
Leigh and Henry Bienen
Daniel Brownell
Rich and Kathi Brummet
Ryan  Buck
Socorro Bustoz
Michael Cardinale and Autumn Mather
Patricia Cawley
Anthony Cerra
Anna Chapin
The Chopin
Zackary Collins
Steve and Laura Cooley
Janet Davies
Dr. Melvyn and Mrs. Suzanne Defrin
Amanda and Brian Frederick
Elizabeth Freeland
Celia Gadda
Jessica Garfield
Sharon Glennon
Michael Griggs
Mary Elizabeth Grimm
Akiva and Ruth Gross
Harriet Hausman
Barbara Hausman
Veronica Hetler
James Hirsch
Tina and Jason Horn
Hub International
Jon Janego
Russell Johnson
Ostapand Julie Kashuba
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Keenan
Jean Klingenstein
Gail Krueger
Kate Lipuma
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Loewenstein
Mary Ellen Lukavsky
Robert Macko
Lisa A Maki
Martin-Lustbader Family
Laura Matalon
Megan and Gabriel Mcelwain
Mike Mcmains
Katie McMillen and  Charlie Hornbuckle
Kathy and Justin Meeks
Brett Middendorf
Laurie and Phillip Nevills
Marie and Bill Noland
Deborah Oestreicher and Victor Magar
Tracey Olson and David Potthoff
The Pershey Family
Nikki Piermarini and Robert James
Collette Pollard
Jonathan Ramos
Melaney and Dewayne Reed
Joe Reinstein
Ivoni Reyes
Molly Rossow
Joanie Rubald
Anna and Todd Scales
William Curtis Schade
Valerie Schrock
Scott Schroeder
Kathleen Sheehan and Greg Schrobilgen
Leslie and Robert Shook
Jessica Sime and Benjamin Singer
Jordan Simonson
Keith and Mary Spacapan
Joan Stephenson
Richard Stoneham
Ben Thiem
Terre Tuzzolino and Alvah White
Noah White
Sherri Wilson
Bruce Zale