Thank you to our generous supporters!

Milwaukee Chamber Theatre gratefully acknowledges the following individuals and organizations for their generous support of our work.


Please note: We are currently undergoing an extended database transition which may impact the accuracy of this list.



For changes, additions, or omissions to your listing, please contact Data and Communications Associate Josie Trettin at

Donations listed are tax-deductible gifts received between September 2, 2020 – November 2, 2021.



Milwaukee Chamber Theatre is a proud United Performing Arts Fund Member and appreciates the generous support received annually thanks to your UPAF donation.


Small Business Administration Shuttered
   Venue Operator Program
United Performing Arts Fund
Wisconsin Department of Administration
   COVID-19 Cultural Organization


Black Arts MKE

The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation

Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Harley-Davidson Foundation

The Herzfeld Foundation

Milwaukee County CARES for Arts & Culture Grant Program

Johnson Controls Foundation
Northwestern Mutual Foundation
The Shubert Foundation

Tinsley Helton Charitable Trust
Wisconsin Arts Board


$5,000 - $9,999

Bader Philanthropies

Heil Family Foundation
Hitz Foundation
Rotary Club of Milwaukee
Bert L. & Patricia S. Steigleder 
   Charitable Trust
We Energies Foundation


The Gardner Foundation
GE Foundation

City of Milwaukee Arts Board

Quarles & Brady LLP
Sempercor Foundation


Baird Foundation
Brownstone Social Lounge
Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors Youth Foundation
Dorothy Inbusch Foundation
World Outreach and Bible Training Center,


Actor’s Equity Foundation, Inc.
Athena Communications
BMO Financial Group
Brookby Foundation
Carvd N Stone
Herb Kohl Philanthropies
Hospitality Democracy
Microsoft Corporation
Milwaukee Bucks
MKE Black
Reid’s New Golden Gate Funeral                    Home

The Workshop Circle


U.S. Bank

UBUNTU Research and Evaluation

Walnut Way Conservation Corporation


Boston Consulting Group
Brachman & Associates

V&J Holding Companies, Inc. 


88Nine Radio Milwaukee
Broadway Theatre Center
Pannell Production Company LLC
Studio Gear
WUWM 89.7 Milwaukee’s NPR




Julie Anding and Lisa Kornetsky
Isabel L. Bader

Robert Balderson

Marina and Frank Krejci
Susan and Robert Lueger
Debbie and Jamshed Patel
J. Michael Reavis
Max and Marni Seigle
John Shannon and Jan Serr
Emily and Leopold Shircel

Barbara Johnson and Sandra Zingler



Buffy and Steve Duback
Patrick and Julia Fennelly
Robert Gardenier and Lori Morse
Greater Milwaukee Foundation
   Judith A. Keyes Fund
Konrad Kuchenbach
Wilfred W. Wollner, Jr.




Koren Black
John Mahony and Evelyn Burdick
Chris and Judi Collins
Joseph and Gwenn Graboyes 
   Charitable Fund of the Door County 
   Community Foundation

Angela Jacobi
Jason and Hannah Jahn
Nancy Laskin
Guy and Mary Jo McDonald
Dwight and Marleen Morgan
Jason Rae and Phillip Bailey
Debbie and John Roesner
Dan Schley and Barb Haig


$1,000 - $2,499

Keith and Paula Anderson
Allyson Nemec
Jacqueline Herd-Barber and Michael Barber
Carolee Beutler
Richard and Kerstin Conner
Susan and Gee Esslinger
Pamela Frautschi
Michael and Kelly Grebe
Jami and Joe Handreddy
David and Judith Hecker

Nancy Jacobs
Dan and Pat Johansen
James Kaplan and Kay Stiefel
Leslie Kohler
Pam Kriger
Jason Kuwayama
Donna and Tony Meyer
Joseph R. Pabst
Dr. David S. Paris, DDS
Patricia and Allen Rieselbach
Lucille Rosenberg
Michael and Susan Schall
Marsha Sehler
La Toya Sykes
Fred Timm
Paul Vandeveld




Joan C. Wiegand Family Fund
James and Theresa Alioto
Donald and Donna Baumgartner
James Boerner
James Cauley and Brenda Andrews 
   Charitable Fund
Thomas Derenne and Robert Zimmermann
Mark and Amy Diliberti
Robert Ferriday III and Barbara McMath
David S. Flores
Michael and Lyn Hamilton
James and Mary Ann Hanson
David and Margarete Harvey
Ms. Sally J Heuer
Anita Holloway
Michael Wright and Ray Jivoff
Kathleen Ryan Johnston
Vince Martin

Douglas Mickelson
William Lorber and Kristy Nielson
Donald Petersen and Corinthia Van Orsdol
Alan and Carol Pohl
Amber and Brian Regan
Susan Riedel
Imy Schley

Patrick G.H. Schley

Steven Weber and Kelly Schlicht

Ruth Schudson
Pamela Seccombe
Robert Spencer
George and Eileen Stone
Richard Stone
Anne and Gary Summers
Kalai TaiHook
Greater Milwaukee Foundation
   Bill and Gwen Werner Fund
Sandra and Thomas Wicker


George Affeldt
Patricia Andersen
Richard and Sara Aster
Natalie Beckwith

Albert Correa and Sue Volkman
Cathy and Mario Costantini
Pat and Phil Crump
Carol Z Dolphin
Sandy Duffy
Eric Durant

Linda Gaalaas
Barbara Gawronski
Reed and Nancy Groethe
Andrew and Paula Holman
Kathleen and Hal Jenkins
Mary S. and Charles Kamps
Demaris and Gontran Kenwood
Thomas Kelly and Jane Kivlin
Patricia Knight
Kathleen S. Donius
Colleen Lese
David and Mary Ann Lillich
Lee Marquardt
Cara McMullin
Alan and Nancy Meier
Alexander Laird Metalsky
Howard and Sara Miller
David Mullins and Steph O’Connor
Robert and Theresa Muselman
Joyce and Jerry Pace
John Payton and Roger Hansen
Diana and Rich Pine
Susan Ploetz

William Bradley and Jill Anna Ponasik
Dr. Kimberly Stoner
Barbara Tessman
Jerry and Donna Walsh
Mary Wegener


Anonymous (4)
Helen S. Adelt
Vivian C. Aikin
Larilyn Arbelaez
Carl and Ellen Baehr
Nancy Balcer
Tom Ewing and Gary Balcerzak
Diane and Leo Barton
Barbara J. Becker
Mr. David Begel
Glendon and Susanne Bogdon
William and Barbara Boles
Julie and William Bonnell
Jessica Breitbach
Anne Marie Bula
David and Deborah Cecsarini
Karen and Richard Christenson
Mary and James Connelly
Betsy and Daniel Corry
Wayne Cranston

Pat and Linda Devitt
Cathy Dills
Kyle Dlabay
Eileen and Howard Dubner
Shawn Duffy
Susan Ela
Barbara Franczyk
Gerald and Patricia Freitag
Mary Frenn
Mary Anne Gavin
Matthew and Karin Gerdisch
Mrs. Colleen M. Golomski
Laura Gordon and Jonathan Smoots
Kirt Graves
Norm and Daryl Grier
Katherine Grogan

Glenn Grunewald

Dale Hagan
Mark Huber and Nari Haig
Bruce and Sandra Hazelton
Katie Heil
Hugh Hoffman
Michael D. Holloway
Sally D. Holt
Ms. Nancy Horrigan
Erin and Charles Housiaux
James Huston and Theresa Miller
Pauline and Thomas Jeffers
Maureen Kania
Dale and Susan Karpen
Edward Kelly
Mary Knudten
Dennis and Carolyn Kois
James and Charmaine LaBelle
Avrum and Dannette Lank
Bill and Judy Laste
Janice Leffert



Lindsey Tauber and Sam Leichtling
Dale and Barbara Lenz
Gregory and Sue Lochen
Theodore Londo
Michelle Lopez-Rios
Lois Malawsky
Christine Martin
Jeff Martinka
Donna Martynski
Juanita Mast and Jeanne Durnford
Lauren Pagenkopf and Michael McCafferty
Mame McCully
Mark Medrek
Scott Mendel
Frank Miller
Ron and Becky Mitchell
Virginia A. Mueller
Virginia and Frank Mueller
Ann Navin
Jan Niebler
Jean Novy
John Oberwetter
Thomas J. Paschke

Randall and Pamela Penn
John E. Peters
Joshua Pohja & Christopher Dallman
Joy Pouros
Ms. Carrie J Pruhs
Christine Radiske and Herbert Quigley
Emily and Stewart Randall
Karen and John Reddin
The Helen Reich Fund
Mr. David Ritz
Andrea Wagoner and Roger Ruggeri
Carolyn Schaefer
Cory and Joe Schlangen
Ms. Rhoda Seabern
Mary Anne Siderits
Carla Slawson and Bill Martens
Sally Powrie Schley

Paul Tanzer
Robert Titley and Sharon Riley
Sara Toenes
Ms. Lynn K Tolcott
Michael and Charlene Uhing
Jamce Valcq
Pamela Van Doren
Robert and Louise VerWert
Jim and Kathie Vint
Russell and Alyce Weiss
Michael A. West
Jeffrey and Elizabeth Williams
Mary Wolverton
Daryl and Bonnie Wunrow
Sue Patrice Yee
Susan and John Zientek
Judith Zwirlein


Irv and Reesa Gottschalk
John and Kathy Goudie
Stephanie Govin-Matzat
Rick and Maggi Grabowski
Richard Gustin
Richard and Susan Hackl
Richard Hehn and Joanne Tlachac-Hehn
Katie and Tom Heinen
Roe Hemenway
Dennis Hennessy and Linda Roethlisberger

Dimonte and Trinae Henning
Mariel Hildenbrand
David Hitz
Thomas J. Darrow and Michael D. Houle
Thallis Hoyt Drake
Betty Hunt
Linda Jaeger
Janice Jeanneret
Ina and Dennis Johnson
Malkia Stampley and Chiké Johnson
Land Johnston
William and Judy Kay
Marcella Kearns
Celia Klehr
Henry Krokosky and Charlotte
Lane Kuske
Deb Lampert
James and Teri Larson
Robin Leenhouts
Sally Lemke
David and Deborah Lenz
Eva Llanera and Michael Egan
James and Debra Lowder
Mary Ellen Lukaszewicz
Van and Michele Luu
Mary and Rodney W Malinowski
Sean Malone 
Brian Mani and Marie Kohler
Monica Mann
Gaetano Marangelli
Linda and James Marten
Andrew and Alyssa Martin
M. Kent Mayfield and Jack Ford
Gerry and Cathy McGrath
Raeleen McMillion 
Patrick and Mary Mickelsen
Jay and Bobby Miller
Donna Faw and Jay Miller
Karen Morris-Cetin
Bruce Murphy
Charles and Barbara Murphy
Carolyn Murray 
Scott and Kymm Mutch
Lois Mytas



In honor of Ruth Schudson

Isabel L. Bader


In honor of Jean Collins

Nancy Balcer

In honor of Elyse Edelman

Scott Mendel

In Memory of Monty Davis

Buffy and Steve Duback


In memory of John Holland

Nancy Balcer
Andrew and Linnea Booher
Leonard and Ann Marie Fabos
Konrad Kuchenbach
Charlane O'Rourke Hertig and Keith Hertig

Susan Ploetz
Ruth Ruege
Sharene Schmalz



Anonymous (4)
Judith Schaumberg-Aigner
MacArthur Antigua
Robert Ater and Greg Baer
Paul Barnes
F. Tessa and Richard Bartels
Christopher and Jill Bebeau
Gerald Bergtrom
Karen and John Berst
Emily Besser
Mark and Geri Bialzik
William Bird

Eric and Anne Blom
Mary Bolich
David and Deborah Bonofiglio
Andrew and Linnea Booher
Richard Brown
Karen Brubakken
Susanne Burwell
Jim and Stephanie Buske
Richelle Harrington Calin
Kathleen Candee and Janet Koester
Ryan Cappleman
Jennifer Clark
Wendy and Fred Coleman
David Counard
William and Jane Crise
Diane Dalton
Lindsey Davis
Cathy Demers
Gerald and Ellen DeMers
Beverly DeWeese
Laura Sue Diamondstone
Ms. Linda Dillaber
Madeline DiSalvo
Michael Duncan
Elyse Edelman
Ed and Alice Eisendrath
Don and Mary Ellingsen
Luke Erickson
Richard and Deborah Esposito
Russel C. Evans
Ed and Sheila Fabiszak
Leonard and Ann Marie Fabos
Al and Sally Ferguson
Leslie Fillingham
Katrina Fingerson
Maura Fitzgerald
Kama Fletcher
Sarah Ford and Randall Klumb
John Frederick
Ken and Susan Freitag
James and Margo Frey
Ken Germanson
Christopher Gerson
Juliet Gorsuch


Saul Newton
Ms. Jo Anne Nissen
Charlane O’Rourke Hertig and Keith Hertig
Michelle Owczarski
Ms. Patricia H. Parks
Shelia Payton
Velta Pelcis
Margot Peters
Randy and Janet Peterson
Katja Phillabaum
Ann Phillips
Ms. Alice E Read
Tom Reed
Sara A. Risley
Darlene Roberts
Carol Robinson
Ruth Ruege
Amy and Phil Salat
Syndi and David Salat
Patricia Santilli
Rebecca Bailey and Jim Schley
Sharene Schmalz
Kathleen Schultz
Kathleen Scullin
Linda Sheridan
Patricia Sherman-Cisler
Michael Shipley
Nancy Simuel
Morton and Naomi Soifer
Stanislaus Spence
Shayne Steliga 
LeRoy Stoner
John and Virginia Taucher
Nancy Tawney
Tom and Michele Tiffany
Janet Trigg
Jacque Troy
Deanie Vallone
Carrie and Sam Van Hallgren
Thomas and June Varney
Gregg Vergetis and Curt Cattanach
Mark and Yvonne Wagner
Steve Watts
Bailey Wegner
Dawn Wenszell
Richard Wenzel
Heather Whitmill
John and Celia Wiberg
Kathy and Dennis Wicht
Carly Wilson
Sharon Wolf
Mary Thomas
Carolyn Wood
Dr. Howard and Mrs. Jane Zeft
James Zinky


Marilyn Auer

Cecile Cheng

Donald A. Cress

Pat and Phil Crump

Al and Sally Ferguson

Konrad K. Kuchenbach

David Keen and Judy Perkins

Sandy Laedtke

Robb Marks

Guy and Mary Jo McDonald

David Paris

Jamshed and Deborah Patel

Mickey and Casey Ripp

Ron and Sandy Roller

Ruth Schudson

Carol and Kevin Schuele

Michael Wright and Ray Jivoff