As Detroit Public Theatre embarks on our third season, your support will allow us to continue our artistic and community programs. As a not-for-profit theatre, our work will be made possible by donors like you.


Please make a tax-deductible donation today and join us in building and sustaining Detroit Public Theatre.


Thank you, and we hope to see you at the theatre soon!


If you would prefer to send a check, 
please send it to the address below:

Detroit Public Theatre
Ponyride
1401 Vermont Street, #179
Detroit, MI 48216

Please make checks payable to Detroit Public Theatre

Gifts of any size make a difference! Choose a donation amount below, or consider making an add-on contribution or rounding up your order when you buy tickets.

  • $50
  • $100
  • $250
  • $500
  • $2500
  • $5000
  • Ensemble Player: $10,000
  • Best Supporting Player: $15,000
  • Leading Player: $25,000

Founder Donor Levels

Best Supporting Player - $15,000
Maeva and Xavier Mosquet    
Lisa A. Payne

Ensemble Player - $10,000
Robert A. and Maggie Allesee
Julie and Peter Cummings
Nicole and Stephen Eisenberg
Judy and Scott Phares

Leading Player - $25,000    
Debbie and John Erb
Lauren and Phillip Fisher
Catherine and Nathan Forbes
Ira Pittelman and Tom Hulce
Danialle and Peter Karmanos, Jr.
Sarah Winkler and Simon Leopold
Julie and Bobby Taubman


Sustainer Donor Levels

$1-249                                                        
George Abud
Katherine Adams
Rachel Allison
Anonymous
Suzanne Antisdel
Elizabeth Applebaum
Alan Ball
Sharon Barrett
David Bogojevich
Ellen Bates-Brackett
Judith A. Belknap
Zak Berkman and Teri Lamm
Jeanne Bourget
Jordan and Amy Brackett
Cynthia Brody
Mike & Gerri Buckles
Kimberly and Charles Burke
Veronne Bustos
Kip & Sherry Cantrick
Katherine Casebolt and Chris Werthmann
Susan Chomsky
Rose Marie Ciccone
William Corporandy
Richard and Connie Cowper
Dale and Rod Dallaire
Susanna Defever
Rowene Demio
Colleen Dolan-Greene
Kitty Dubin
Mary & Terry Earls
Kayne Ferrier
Kathy and Jeff Fisk
Yolanda Fleischer
Arnetta Ford
Elva Gamble
Julia Garlotte
Esther Gim
Matthew Gwynn
Christine and Bob Hage
Heather Hanneman
Sam and Mindy Herman
Henrietta Hermelin Weinberg
Patricia and Kevin Higgins
Wendy Hiller
Melissa and Jeff Holland
Joe & Jean Hudson
Carly Jackson
Lisa Hodge Kander and Ken Kander
Helen and Marty Katz
Gerald Klein
Lori Lutz
David MacGregor
David Magidson
Caroline Marks
Veronica Matthews
Des McAnuff
Jacqueline McCann
Kathleen McMahon
Eric Messing
Benjamin Meyer
Maralee Meyer
Haley Mitchell
Jenn Rae Moore
Purni Morell
Patrice Nolan
Lauren O'Neill
Sandra Osip
Gloria Page
Maureen Paraventi
Sean Paraventi
Maggie Patton
Michael Perreca
Donna and Steve Raphael
Rahme Rayes
Natalie Redmond
Julie and Adam Rothstein
Roslyn Schindler
Emily Camiener and Marc Schwartz
Nedda Shayota
Wendy Shepherd and Ken Hershenson
Frannie Shepherd-Bates and John Bogojevich
Karen Sheridan
Michael Shriver
Roseanne Simons
Denita Banks-Sims and Glenn Sims
Chris & Norma Tanner
Margaret Thorp
Rose Ann Wade
Patrice Walsh
Amy Weinstein
Barbara Weldon
Katie Werthmann
Josie Whittlesey
Ross Williams
Julie Yolles
Starla Zehr
Jillian Zylinski

 $5,000-9,999                    
Gretchen and Ethan Davidson
Jennifer and David Fischer
Anessa and David Kramer
Ann V. and James B. Nicholson
JCPenny
West End Studios

$1,000-4,999
Adele and Michael Acheson
Peter Barta
Daniel Bates
Wendy Batiste-Johnson
Julie and Eric Borman
Katherine Bradford and Greg Leopold
Courtney and Adam Burkett
Sarah Clare and Chris Corporandy
Linda Dresner and Ed Levy, Jr.
Nina Essman
Elyse and David Foltyn
Chris and Natalie Forte
Susan and Bobby Gordon
Chris and Jan Heaphy
Niki and Bobby Johnson
James and Elizabeth Klein
Jocelyn Lee and Brian Urquhart
Marsha and Jeff Miro
Felicia E. Molnar
Terry Naini and Stefano Ukmar
Joyce and Dan Pariser
Christie Peck and Buck Baker
Martie and Bob Sachs
Jessica Tiernan
Jamie Kaye Walters
Marcy Weisberg

$500-999                                                    
Lori Ballard
Elizabeth Boone and Toby Barlow
Ann Stevenson and Curt Catallo
Kathleen Chalfant
Margot Demarais
Tricia Huneke
Andrea and Jason Jones
Arlene and John Lewis
Maureen Martin
Ronald Martin
William and Kumi Martin
Lynne Metty
Devin and Corey Scillian
Vicki and Richard Vlasic
Jean Wright and Joseph L. Hudson Jr. Fund
Dr. Brian Young

$250-499
Jessica Bauman
Gayle and Andrew Camden
Rick and Denise David
John Essay
David and Elane Feldman
Gabby George
Nancy Grant and Mark Frankel
Neil and Annmarie Hawkins
Jamie Heberling
Zina Kramer
Benjamin Meeker and Meredith Korneffel
Lynne Metty
Patricia Mooradian
Anne Parsons
Marcia Ruff and Tom Wilkinson
Devin and Corey Scillian
Mary and Kevin Shultis


Detroit Public Theatre is also deeply grateful to our past and current Corporate, Foundation, and Government funders for their generous support of our programs and productions.

Comerica Charitable Giving
The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
The Detroit Shoppe at Somerset Collection
Doner Advertising
The Emily List Fund for Performing Arts Therapy
The Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation
The Ford Motor Company Fund
Eileen Fisher
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
The Marjorie and Maxwell Jospey Foundation
MGM Grand Detroit
Michigan Humanities Council
Midtown Detroit, Inc.
Quicken Loans
The Skillman Foundation
St. John Providence
Union Joints
Venturous Theater Fund of the Tides Foundation
WeWork

List as of September 18, 2017.




We are grateful for the support of our season sponsors.