In our fourth season, your support allows Detroit Public Theatre to continue our artistic and community programs. DPT is a not-for-profit theatre, and our work is 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
1401 Vermont Street, #179
Detroit, MI 48216

Please make checks payable to Detroit Public Theatre
DPT's EIN is 47-3449342.

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

If you've got questions about donating to DPT, Producing Artistic Director Sarah Winkler would love to answer them! Click here to send her an email.


Founder Donor Levels

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.
Julie and Bobby Taubman
Carol and Peter Walters
Sarah Winkler and Simon Leopold

Best Supporting Player - $15,000
Maeva and Xavier Mosquet
Ann V. and James B. Nicholson   
Lisa A. Payne

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

Sustainer Donor Levels

Jill and Reg Brack
Gretchen and Ethan Davidson
Nicole and Stephen Eisenberg
Jennifer and David Fischer
Annmarie and Neil Hawkins
Anessa and David Kramer
Erica Peresman and David Jaffe
Carol and Peter Walters
West End Studios

Wendy Batiste-Johnson
Katherine Bradford and Greg Leopold
Linda Dresner and Ed Levy, Jr.

Nina Essman and Jon Freeman
Brooke and Alfred Fisher
Jimmy Nederlander
Bobbi and Stephen Polk


Peter Barta
Daniel Bates
Courtney and Adam Burkett
Andrew L. and Gayle Shaw Camden
Sarah Clare and Chris Corporandy
Susan and Bobby Gordon
Mary Ann and Robert Gorlin
Jan and Chris Heaphy
Niki and Bobby Johnson
Carol A. Johnston
Patricia Keros and Todd Tesen

Bonnie Larson
Dr. Carol Levin
Arlene and John Lewis
Maureen Martin
Ronald Martin
Marsha and Jeff Miro
Felicia E. Molnar
Joyce and Dan Pariser
Christie Peck and Buck Baker
Nancy Rothfeder
Judith and Howard Sims
Ann Stevenson and Curt Catallo
Scott Thomsen
Peter Van Dyke
Ebow Vroom
Marcy and Eric Weisberg
Dr. Brian Young

Adele and Michael Acheson
Marcia and Martin Baum
Judith A. Belknap
Arianna Bergamaschi and Olivier Francois
Julie and Eric Borman
Laeva Brachman
Avern Cohn
Jonathan DeGaynor
Sarah and Bob Dodge
Iris Eichenberg
Sylvia and Dr. Marvin Gordon
Mickey Guisewite and John DeCerchio
Fay Herman
Adeena Karsseboom
Helen and Marty Katz
Lois and Eugene Miller
Patricia Mooradian
Dominique Morisseau
Alicia and John Nicholson
Stephanie Nicholson
Anna Owens
Anne H. Parsons and Donald Dietz
Sonia and Tom Pastore
Robert Rosowski

Tricia Ruby
Marcia Ruff and Tom Wilkinson
Mary Schakel
Michelle and Scott Segal
Eva Von Voss

Liz and Eliot Bank
Denita Banks-Sims and Glenn Sims
Marian Barnes
Joanna and Marc Boeckl
Paul Bohn
Denise and David Currin
Danielle David
Julie Dawson
Debbie Distefano
Mary and Terry Earls
Lucy Faust
Elane and David Feldman
Teri Fenner
Dorothy and Larry Fobes

Mary Ellen Hoy and Jim Keller
Sharyanne and Dr. Arnold Kollin
Leslie Erb Liedtke
Eric Linder
Ann and Dr. Bruce Margolis
Shannon Martin
Lynne Metty
James Michelson
Terry Naini
Bonnie Sheehy Nielsen
Edward Parks
Kimberly Peterson
Evelyn Renkert
Julie and Adam Rothstein
Devin and Corey Scillian
Michael Shriver
Dr. Wendy Soubel and Dr. John Arnold
Sarah Thewes
Courtney Thompson
Mike and Nadia Tremonti
Margaret and Larry Van Meter
Donna and Jeffrey Vanneste

Alan Ackerman
Evan Adams
Rachel Allison
Robert Anthony
Elizabeth Applebaum
Betsy Appleton
Jamison Baggett
Benjamin Bailey
Nina Barlow Glover
Ellen Bates-Brackett
Jessica Bauman
Carolyn and Jim Bellinson
Ilana and Kevin Beltz
Susan Benedict
Liz Blondy
David Bogojevich
Silvia and Bob Bogojevich
Rory Bolger
Amy and Jordan Brackett
Cynthia Brody
Juanita Brown
Solomon Brown
Joseph Bruce
Susan Buckler
Ava and Walter Butzu
Laura Buus
Emily Camiener and Marc Schwartz
Kip and Sherry Cantrick
Katherine Casebolt and Chris Werthmann
Karen and Joseph Caserio
Karen Chappelle
Carol Cholmakjian
Jessica Christopher
Alison Christy and Anthony Timmins
Rose Marie Ciccone
Catherine Coffey
Timothy Coffey
Jill Cohen
Bryan Conroy
Connie and Richard Cowper
Dale and Rod Dallaire
Kalisha Davis
Jacqueline Dedo
Rowena Demio
Erica Denham
Dennis Dillworth
Stefanie Din
Kitty Dubin
Tamela Ekstrom Derian
Ron Elkus
Cara Greene Epstein
Elizabeth Erb
Kayne Ferrier
Steven Fisher
William Fitzharris
Yolanda Fleischer
Arnetta C. Ford
Robert Fried
Melissa Friedman and Ron Russell
Chris Frost
Laurie Fundukian
Sharlene Gage
Eleanor Gamalski
Dana Gamarra
Julia Garlotte
Animesh Ghoshal
Julia Glander and Alex Leydenfrost
Linda and James Gobeski

Barbara and Paul Goodman
Sylvia Gorte
John Grandstaff
Ken Grant
Leslie Graves
Ned Greenberg
Emily Grekin
Meghan Grover
Jerry Gutman
Christine and Bob Hage
Marcus Haney
Bill Hansen
Deborah Hansen
Candace Hemphill
Jeremy Hermann
Henrietta Hermelin Weinberg
Wendy Hiller
Lisa Hodge Kander and Ken Kander
Jordan Hodges
Kate and Jeromy Hopgood
Melissa Hutcheson
Monique Johnson
Andrea and Jason Jones
Kennikki and Edmund Jones
Kathryn Kates
Helen and Marty Katz
Barbara Keteyian
Anne Killheffer
Joann King
Artun Kircali
Matt Kiriluk
Gerald Klein
Gaia Klotz
Elizabeth and Michael Kojaian
Mitchell Koory
Zina Kramer
Mary Lams
Barbara and Sheldon Larky
Christin Lee
Elizabeth Lee
Degan and Aaron Leopold
Zachary Leopold
Stacie and George Levy
Elisabeth Lewis Corley
Eric Linder
Dr. Susan Linn
Jessica Litman and Jonathan Weinberg
Rosemary Little and Marvin Winkler
David Livingston
Kate LoConti
David Lundy
Lori Lutz and Greg Gamalski
Anne Magreta
Hugh Maguire
Brian Marable
Caroline Marks
Quincy Marr
Thomas Matich
Lisa Matye
Phillip Mayor
Vernadette McAllister
Anita and Tim McCabe
Kathleen McMahon
Lindsay Michocki
Colleen Miller
Dr. Iuliana Niculescu
Patrice Nolan
Erin O’Niell DiMarco
Sandra Osip

Beth Pacifico
Jenifer Paine
Maureen Paraventi
Tina Paraventi
Maggie Patton
Caleb Paull
Dr. Lynda Paull
Tamar Paull
Kate Peckham and Chris Korte
Sue and Bob Perrish
Jessica Petelle
Marya Peters
Madelyn Porter
Willie Quinn
Linda Rabin Hammell
Jenn Rae Moore
Stephanie Ramirez
Natalie Redmond
Barbara Reehl
Cheryl Rossman
Loretta Ryder
Alvin Saperstein
Roslyn Schindler
Rachel Schnoll
David Schon
Peter and Miriam Seagle
Daniel Sharkey
Bonnie Sheehy Nielsen
Wendy Shepherd and Ken Hershenson
Frannie Shepherd-Bates and John Bogojevich
Karen Sheridan
Susan Shields
Michael Shriver
Kutah Sillah
Pam Silva
Jennifer Sluka
Julie Smith Yoles
Bruce Sottles
Dawn Spicer-Dake
Michael Staebler
Christine Stier
Kathryn Sussman
Norma and Chris Tanner
Scott Taylor
Katie Terpstra
Daniel Thompson
Margaret Thorp
Thomas P. Traub
Claire Trepanier
Jeannine Tyree
Jan Ulrich
Angus Vail
Rose Ann Wade
Dr. Eliot Wagenheim
Patrice Walsh
Deborah Walters
Randi and Dale Watchowski
Jamie Weeder
Amy Weinstein
Dr. Barbara Weldon
Barbara Whitman
Josie Whittlesey
Ross Williams
Jessica Wolff and Steve Wanta
Deborah and Doug Wood
Jessica Yan
Susan Yashinksy
Starla Zehr
Jillian Zylinski

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.

Awesome Foundation-Ann Arbor Chapter
Beaumont Health
Comerica Charitable Giving
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
The Detroit Shoppe at Somerset Collection
Doner Advertising
The DTE Energy Foundation
Eileen Fisher
The Emily List Fund for Performing Arts Therapy
 Flagstar Bank

The Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation
The Forbes Company
The Ford Motor Company Fund
Hudson Webber Foundation
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Kenwall Steel
The Marjorie and Maxwell Jospey Foundation
MGM Grand Detroit
Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs
 Michigan Humanities Council

Midtown Detroit, Inc.
National Endowment for the Arts
The Peck Foundation
PNC Foundation
Quicken Loans
The Skillman Foundation
Somerset Collection
St. John Providence
Union Joints
Venturous Theater Fund of the Tides Foundation

List as of January 11, 2019.

We are grateful for the support of our show sponsors and our season sponsors.