WELCOME OUR MISSION Live theatre connects us to meaningful issues in our lives and has the power to shape the human experience. The mission of the Indiana Repertory Theatre is to produce top-quality, professional theatre and related activities, providing experiences that will engage, surprise, challenge, and entertain people throughout their lifetimes, helping us build a vital and vibrant community. OUR VISION The Indiana Repertory Theatre will be a life-long destination of choice for an ever-expanding audience of all ages and backgrounds seeking enjoyable and meaningful experiences. Using theatre as a springboard for both personal reflection and community discussion, our productions and programs will inspire our neighbors to learn about themselves and others. As an arts leader in the state of Indiana, the IRT's goal is to make Indiana a dynamic home of cultural expression, economic vitality, and a diverse, informed, and engaged citizenry. YOUR INVESTMENT Because of your support, the IRT has served approximately five million people since 1972. As we look back on 47 seasons of producing professional theatre and arts education programming, we are grateful to count you as partners in all that we do. Your generosity allows us to continue providing our community with world-class art that enlightens and entertains.
It is with great pleasure that we present to you the Indiana Repertory Theatre’s 2018-2019 Season Annual Impact Report. Each year, we look forward to this opportunity to share the impact of IRT’s programming, from the art presented on our stages to the relationships created and nurtured within our community. The work we do has the power to open minds and inform the human experience, and it is brought to life through your support. The 2018-2019 Season contained a rich assortment of artistic offerings, both heart-warming and thought-provoking. Through these productions and related outreach, the IRT made strides in welcoming an ever-more inclusive audience; from expansion of Sensory-Friendly services, to new levels of diversity among casts and design teams, to community conversations on race, mental health, equity, and other issues central to all of our lives. Alongside these programmatic successes, the Theatre celebrated the public launch of its Front and Center Campaign, an $18.5 million endeavor to enhance the artistry, infrastructure, and sustainability of the IRT. Already well on its way to completion, the Front and Center campaign will benefit IRT audiences for years to come. While looking through the achievements of the IRT’s 47th Season, please know that it is your investment in the IRT’s mission that makes this work possible. We thank you for taking this journey with us! Sincerely,
Janet Allen Executive Artistic Director
Suzanne Sweeney Managing Director
Thomas Froehle Board Chair, 2017-2019
Front Cover: Brianna Milan in the IRT's 2019 production of You Can't Take It With You. Right: Stephenie Soohyun Park, Reggie D. White and Milicent Wright in the IRT's 2018 production of A Christmas Carol. Photos by Zach Rosing.
“I've been a subscriber for over 40 years. I am thrilled that the IRT has prospered, grown, and continues as a high-value amenity in our community.” —IRT Donor
SEASON AT A GLANCE
# of Indiana counties served in the 2018-2019 Season
MIAMI WHITE BENTON
GRANT BLACKFORD JAY
# of performances in the IRT's 2018-2019 Season
HAMILTON HENRY WAYNE
PUTNAM RUSH FAYETTE
# of Access Pass patrons in the 2018-2019 Season
ORANGE CLARK PIKE
# of actors featured on our stages during the 2018-2019 Season
Administrated through The Childrenâ€™s Museum of Indianapolis, the Access Pass allows eligible families receiving Indiana state assistance the ability to purchase tickets for just $2 each, making live-theatre accessible to all.
100,094 total attendance portion of 35,699 student total attendance 4,324 Season Ticket Packages
SIGNATURE SIX SERIES
SEPT 25 - OCT 21, 2018
OCT 16 - NOV 11, 2018
JAN 8 - FEB 10, 2019
MARCH 12 - APRIL 7, 2019
APRIL 2 - APRIL 28, 2019
APRIL 23 - MAY 19, 2019
NOV 17 - DEC 26, 2018
JAN 25 - FEB 24, 2019
FEB 23 - MARCH 31, 2019
ARTISTIC IMPACT A LIFELONG DESTINATION
The 2018-2019 Season held true to IRT’s commitment as a lifelong destination—a place where people across generations and backgrounds gather to imagine and explore worlds wildly divergent or surprisingly similar to their own. Wandering the halls, one could hear the cheery melodies of Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are in a Play!” sung from some of our youngest audience members, bringing to life one of their favorite books. Meanwhile, in the Upperstage theatre, audiences reflected on the many things that make life beautiful in Every Brilliant Thing.
PUTTING STATE OF THE ART TECHNOLOGY FRONT and CENTER
IRT audience favorites Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson returned to the IRT stage in dynamic fashion. With support from incoming Front and Center donations, the production team was able to create one of the most complex automated sets IRT has seen. State of the art updates to IRT’s production systems also enhanced the production of Pipeline. The new technology made possible the projections that illustrated the torment and frustration inside the mind of a young African American student. The increased capability allows IRT to enhance the stories on our stages and attract the very best national artists. BY THE NUMBERS
# of directors, choreographers & designers (sets, lights, sound, costumes, projections)
IRT strives to be a theatre for all Hoosiers. In that attempt, we continue to consider how to represent, reflect, and celebrate the diversity of the communities we serve. With nearly three times the cast size of a typical IRT show, Kaufman & Hart’s You Can’t Take It With You provided a distinct and important opportunity to reflect our audiences. Our recent production of this Pulitzer-prize winning comedy imagined a more inclusive family than when the play premiered in 1937. Additionally, A Christmas Carol featured a sizeable cast in its 23rd consecutive year, inviting many new company members into our holiday tradition. Attempting to reflect the broad community who attends (over 16,000 young people see this work at Student Matinees), one third of the actors cast identified as actors of color. As we invite new audiences into this holiday tradition, we work to make this story universal, inclusive, and resonant to the widest possible audience. In reaching every corner of Indiana, Playwrightin-Residence, James Still, captured the lives of a Hoosier farm family in his play Amber Waves. Still brought theatre close to home through his work, shedding light on the tribulations many small towns in Indiana face every day. Reflecting the vibrant city of Indianapolis and the state of Indiana, IRT produced productions that mirrored and celebrated the audience members, many of whom are underrepresented, who come through our door.
Right: Jennifer Johansen and Torrey Hanson in the IRT's 2018 production of Holmes and Watson. Rachel Eddy in the IRT's 2019 production of Amber Waves. Milicent Wright and Robert Elliott in the IRT's 2019 production of You Can't Take It With You. Photos by Zach Rosing.
“It was great to see the IRT support voices of color on such a topical issue. The play was honest and the voices felt authentic and real...I enjoyed the use of media in the production.” —IRT Patron
Renika Williams in the IRT's 2018 production of Pipeline. Photo by Zach Rosing.
EDUCATION IMPACT 107
Number of 2018-2019 student matinee performances of nine dynamic and diverse, contemporary and classic productions
Number of students who attended student matinees this season, many of whom were seeing live theatre for the first time
Number of schools that attended student matinees from 55 counties in Indiana
Ticket and transportation underwriting support provided by the IRT to schools throughout the state through the Alan and Linda Cohen Education Fund
COMMITMENT TO FUTURE GENERATIONS With the generosity of our donors, the IRT brought over 35,000 students from across Indiana into the Theatre, many of whom experienced live theatre for the first time. IRT’s education programming brings students’ curricula to life and provides educators another tool to foster discussions about empathy and tolerance. These important life skills are carried with them beyond the walls of the theatre.
SUMMER YOUTH WORKSHOPS
The summer workshops hosted more students than ever before, serving over 90 students ranging in age from 8 to 18 years old. After making adjustments to summer programs to better meet the needs of our students and their families, our programs surpassed numbers previously served at IRT’s summer camps.
“I DEFINITELY PLAN TO CONTINUE WRITING. I HOPE TO CONTINUE WRITING ABOUT OTHER ISSUES IN MY COMMUNITY THAT ARE CLOSE TO ME AND THAT I THINK ARE REALLY IMPORTANT. YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS IN PROCESS HELPED ME GAIN SPECIFIC PLAYWRITING TOOLS. I WILL BE ABLE TO USE THESE SKILLS WHEN I START A NEW PROJECT.”
IRT’s student matinee program remains the anchor of how we continue to serve students across the state. With approximately 40% of our performance schedule reserved for students, IRT prioritizes young audiences and the unique educational opportunity that only live theatre can provide. The Exploring Stages production serves audience members ages 3-8, a population artistically underserved by state funding and in-school arts programming. Our production of Mo Willem’s Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are in a Play!” taught our youngest audiences about friendship and sharing through song and dance and post-show activities with the cast. Our production of The Diary of Anne Frank, presented by Glick Philanthropies, created a space for students to reflect on a significant moment in history as well as their own lives through Anne Frank’s story of hope, perseverance and coming of age.
Alyssa Gaines, playwright of Firework, high school winner of the 2018 YPiP competition
CREATING WORLDS YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS IN PROCESS New play submissions for our Young Playwrights In Process program tripled from previous years. This annual playwriting competition for grades 6-12 gives students an opportunity to create, express and refine their plays with the guidance of professionals in the field. Students compete across the state to see their work read publicly by professionals at IRT and to receive a $1,000 prize and a full scholarship to IRT’s summer theatre camps.
Opposite: Students in the IRT’s 2018 Summer Youth Workshops. Photo by Alexis Morin. Top Left: The cast of the IRT's 2018 production of A Christmas Carol. Top Right: Hannah Ruwe, Benjamin N.M. Ludiker and Miranda Troutt in the IRT's 2019 production of The Diary of Anne Frank. Photos by Zach Rosing. Bottom Left: Students in the IRT's 2019 Summer Youth Workshops. Photo by Alexis Morin. Bottom Right: Carlos Medina Maldonado and Devan Mathias in the IRT's 2019 production of Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!". Photo by Zach Rosing.
â€œI believe the arts are essential to a flourishing community, and society as a whole. I hope that more people begin to value the contribution of artists, and seek to support them financially.â€? â€”IRT Donor
COMMUNITY IRT is proud to work with a number of community partners to expand the impact and reach of our programming. Here are just a few highlights from the 2018-2019 Season. • IRT is committed to collaborating with community organizations to offer conversations between audiences, artists, and an array of scholars and specialists on some of the most challenging issues facing our society—issues in direct correlation to the themes presented in corresponding IRT productions. In connection with Pipeline, IRT partnered with the Central Indiana Community Foundation to present a series of moderated discussions examining the “pipeline” which leads many young people of color straight from a flawed education system to incarceration. The Diary of Anne Frank, thanks to a partnership with Glick Philanthropies, saw extensive collaboration with the Jewish Community Relations Council and the Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis focused on discrimination and religious persecution, while work with Community Heath Network for Every Brilliant Thing focused on depression, mental health, and QPR suicide-prevention training. This sort of complementary programming provides direct, immediate feedback from our community, granting crucial insight into how our work impacts our audience, and how it can serve the needs and concerns of that audience. • The 2018-2019 Season saw a dramatic increase in the number of patrons visiting the IRT via Access Pass admission. Developed and administrated by The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, the Access Pass allows families who receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), SNAP, and Hoosier Works and/or Hoosier Healthwise Insurance to attend IRT productions for $2 per person, per visit. IRT is the first live theatre among Indiana’s cultural institutions to offer the Access Pass. Since its launch in the previous season, Access Pass usage increased nearly 700%.
• IRT continued its long-standing partnership with United Way of Central Indiana in the Exploring Stages program, designed for children ages 3-8. United Way preschools serve many students whose families live below the poverty line. Exploring Stages provides these children and their teachers tools to learn how to confidently read aloud and important social and emotional learning for the children attending the production. 2019’s Exploring Stages production of Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are in a Play!” was one of the most popular offerings in the program’s history, and United Way preschools were strongly represented among student audiences. All United Way preschoolers also received a book from the beloved series by Mo Willems, upon which the play is based, through another partner program with The Indianapolis Public Library. • The Artist In the Classroom visits for our Exploring Stages program are designed to enhance each student’s experience at the IRT. Central to all visits is the importance of empathy and early literacy, as well as an opportunity for a teaching artist to model creative dramatics exercises to benefit the classroom teacher’s practice. For Elephant & Piggie, these visits focused on important social-emotional learning markers that connected with the performance including: self empowerment, cooperation, ethical responsibility, and helping others. • Exploring Stages also reached out into the community through a series of readings. In collaboration with The Indianapolis Public Library, Indy Reads Books, and Kid’s Ink Children’s Bookstore, the joy of Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are in A Play!” was shared in six different library branches and bookstores. IRT teaching artists read from the original Mo Willems books which inspired the play, and engaged children and families in a series of related activities reinforcing themes of friendship, sharing, and imagination.
COMMUNITY IMPACT BY THE NUMBERS
6,391 # of patrons attending pre- and post-show
76 # of classrooms served in 39 Schools with Artist In
1,341 # of students from United Way preschools who
1,492 # of books distributed to preschool students in
attended Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are in a Play!”
the Classroom visits.
collaboration with Elephant & Piggie
122 # of community members attending Exploring Stages library/bookstore readings
Opposite: Associate Artistic Director and Director Benjamin Hanna during a pre-show chat in the IRT's 2019 production of Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!". Photo by Zach Rosing.
FINANCIAL REPORTING INCOME
EXPENSES PUBLIC OPERATIONS: $176,157 (3%) BUILDING SERVICES: $486,689 (7%) DEVELOPMENT: $502,363 (7%)
OTHER INCOME: $484,773 (7%) ENDOWMENT TRANSFERS: $810,765 (12%)
ADMINISTRATION: $806,158 (12%) ANNUAL CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS: $2,613,138 (38%)
MARKETING, EDUCATION, & PATRON SERVICES: $1,460,707 (21%) PRODUCTION: $1,493,472 (22%)
TICKET SALES: $2,936,830 (43%) ARTISTIC: $1,919,960 (28%)
TOTAL CONTRIBUTED INCOME BY CATEGORY SPECIAL EVENTS: $231,433 (9%) CORPORATE: $475,776 (18%)
PUBLIC: $126,580 (5%)
FOUNDATION: $713,750 (27%)
SPECIAL CAMPAIGNS: $9,249 (0.5%) IN-KIND: $70,551 (3%)
INDIVIDUAL: $985,799 (38%)
FRONT and CENTER Through the generosity of our supporters to the Front and Center major gifts campaign, IRT is able to uphold its tradition of providing top-quality theatre for years to come.
HERE’S HOW YOUR GIFTS HAVE IMPACTED IRT TODAY:
UPGRADED LIGHTING EQUIPMENT
UPPERSTAGE LOBBY RENOVATION
LEVELING OF THE MAINSTAGE
FRONT and CENTER CAMPAIGN HAS RAISED $17,577,553 THROUGH JUNE 30, 2019 In process costumes for A Christmas Carol. Upperstage Lobby renovation. Photos by Alexis Morin. Rob Johansen, Torrey Hanson, Jen Johansen and Henry Woronicz in the IRT’s 2018 production of Holmes and Watson. Aimé Donna Kelly and Cole Taylor in the IRT’s 2018 production of Pipeline. Photos by Zach Rosing.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS The Indiana Repertory Theatre is governed by a board of directors comprised of community and business leaders. We are incredibly grateful for this group’s dedicated service and visionary leadership during the 2018-2019 Season. OFFICERS
Tom Froehle, Chair Nadine Givens, Vice Chair & Chair-Elect Jill Lacy, Secretary Mark Shaffer, Treasurer Michael J. Harrington*, Immediate Past Chair DIRECTORS
Tammara Avant Sharon Barner Gerald Berg Keith Bice Amy Burke Mary Beth Claus Ann Colussi Dee Gary Denney Michael Dinius Laurie Dippold Dan Emerson
Troy Farmer Richard Feldman James Freeman Ron Gifford Ricardo Guimarães Michael Heaton Holt Hedrick Brenda Horn Rebecca Hutton Sarah Lechleiter Andrew Michie
Alan Mills Detra Mills Lawren Mills Michael Moriarty Timothy Oliver Brian Payne Peter Racher Peter Reist Susan Ringo Donald Robinson-Gay Wayne Schmidt
Myra Selby Michael Semler Michael Simmons Sue Smith Jennifer Vigran Amy Waggoner Skip Whaley David Whitman Heather Wilson
Michael Lee Gradison*
E. Kirk McKinney, Jr.
Margie Herald David Klapper David Kleiman*
Jerry Semler* Jack Shaw* William E. Smith III* Eugene R. Tempel*
Robert Anker* Rollin Dick Berkley Duck* Dale Duncan*
in memoriam in memoriam
Jane Schlegel* Wayne Schmidt
*Denotes a Past Board Chair
Rob Johansen and Katherine Boice in the IRT’s 2018 production of A Christmas Carol. Tracy Michelle Arnold and Kim Staunton in the IRT's 2019 production of A Doll's House, Part 2. Charles Dumas in the IRT's 2019 production of Amber Waves. Photos by Zach Rosing.
“MY FIRST TRIP TO THE THEATRE WAS AS A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT. I ENJOYED THE TRIP SO MUCH I NOW DONATE EACH YEAR. I ALSO ATTEND PERFORMANCES EACH SEASON. I APPRECIATE ALL THE WORK THAT GOES INTO MAKING THE THEATRE AVAILABLE TO HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS.” —IRT DONOR
Marcus Truschinski and audience member Ron Gifford in the IRT's 2019 production of Every Brilliant Thing. Photo by Zach Rosing.
DONOR LISTING INDIVIDUAL SUPPORTERS REPERTORY SOCIETY—ANNUAL CAMPAIGN GIFTS ($1,500+) The Repertory Society exists to recognize and thank individual donors giving $1,500 or more each season to the IRT. Donors at this level receive unparalleled access to our art and artists in appreciation of their generous investment in the Theatre. PLAYWRIGHT CIRCLE ($10,000+) Anonymous Bob & Toni Bader Mr. Leo Bianchi & Dr. Jill Panetta Scott & Lorraine Davison Michael Dinius & Jeannie Regan-Dinius Nancy & Berkley Duck Dan & Ginny Emerson David & Ann Frick Jenny & Tom Froehle Susan & Charlie Golden The Judy and Michael Harrington Family Foundation, a fund of CICF David I. & Betty Klapper Sarah & John Lechleiter Jackie Nytes & Michael O'Brien Mel & Joan Perelman Sue & Bill Ringo Wayne & Susan Schmidt Simmons Family Foundation, a fund of CICF Cynthia & William Smith III David P. Whitman & Donna L. Reynolds DIRECTOR CIRCLE ($5,000-$9,999) David & Jackie Barrett Susie & Joel Blum Gary Denney & Louise Bakker Rollie & Cheri Dick Drs. Cherryl & Shelly Friedman Nadine & Alvin Givens Ann Hinson Bill & Nancy Hunt Dr. & Mrs. William Macias Carl Nelson & Loui Lord Nelson Mr. Stephen Owen Sr. & Dr. Cheryl Torok Owen Ben Pecar & Leslie Thompson Dr. & Mr. Christine & Michael Phillips Noel & Mary Phillips* Mary Frances Rubly & Jerry Hummer Drs. Eric Schultze & Marcia Kolvitz Sue & Mike Smith Cheryl & Ray Waldman Dr. Christian Wolf & Elaine Holden-Wolf
Eric & Karen Jensen David Kleiman & Susan Jacobs John & Susan Kline Steve & Bev Koepper Kevin Krulewitch & Rosanne Ammirati* Dr. & Mrs. Dan & Martha Lehman John & Laura Ludwig Dod & Laura Michael David & Robin Miner David & Leslie Morgan Mr. & Mrs. Kimball Morris Bob & Dale Nagy Becca & Jonathan Polak Michael & Melissa Rawlings N. Clay & Amy McConkey Robbins Jerry & Rosie Semler & Family Mark & Gerri Shaffer Joe & Jill Tanner Gene & Mary Tempel Jeff & Benita Thomasson John & Kathy Vahle Richard Vonnegut Pam & Bill Williams PATRON CIRCLE ($1,500-$2,999) Eric & Catherine Allen Janet Allen & Joel Grynheim Anonymous Tammara D. Porter Avant & Jesse Avant Trudy W. Banta Sharon R. Barner Sarah C. Barney Frank & Katrina Basile Kristen Belcredi Gerald & Moira Berg Dan Bradburn & Jane Robison David & Judith Chadwick
Mary Beth Claus Alan & Linda Cohen James & Kathy Cornelius Cowan & King, LLP Susan M. Cross Daniel & Catherine Cunningham Frank & Noreen Deane Dr. Gregory Dedinsky & Dr. Cherri Hobgood Dr. Brian Dillman & Erin Hedges* Laurie Dippold Paul & Glenda Drew Craig & Marsha Dunkin Frank & Valerie Esposito Drs. Richard & Rebecca Feldman Gary R. & Barrie K. Fisch Jim & Julie Freeman Karen Fried Brian & Lorene Furrer The Future Keys Foundation Phyllis & Ed Gabovitch Robert & Carrie Gano Robert & Christy Gauss Mr. Jim Gawne Dorothea & Philip Genetos Gene & Kathy Gentili Prof. Nicholas Georgakopoulos Ron & Kathy Gifford Marianne Glick & Mike Woods Bruce J. Glor Ricardo & Beatriz Guimarães Jeffrey Harrison Michael N. Heaton Jeff & Mindy Henry Jane Herndon & Dan Kramer William & Patricia Hirsch Brenda S. Horn Randolph & Rebecca Horton Tom & Kathy Jenkins Daniel T. Jensen & Steven Follis
Janet M. Johnson Denny & Judi Jones Mike & Pegg Kennedy Phil & Colleen Kenney Arthur & Jacquelyn King Alvin & Marianne Kite Gary Knott & Colette Irwin-Knott Kurt & Judy Kroenke Jill & Peter Lacy Dr. & Mrs. Alan Ladd Ed & Ann Ledford Andrew & Lynn Lewis Joe & Deborah Loughrey John & Barbara MacDougall Donald & Ruth Ann MacPherson Mike & Pat McCrory Sharon R. Merriman Andrew & Amy Michie Alan Mills Douglas & Detra Mills Lawren Mills & Brad Rateike Michael D. Moriarty Stephen & Deanna Nash Brian S. Newman & Francisnelli Bailoni dos Santos Nancy & John Null Larry & Louise Paxton Brian & Gail Payne Mr. & Mrs. Kenneth A. Peterson Dr. & Mrs. Lee Phipps Gail & William Plater The David and Arden Pletzer Endowment Fund, a fund of Hamilton County Community Foundation George & Christine Plews Bob & Kathi Postlethwait Phil & Joyce Probst Peter Racher & Sarah Binford Peter & Karen Reist Ken & Debra Renkens
Karen & Dick Ristine Chip & Jane Rutledge Paula F. Santa Charles & Jenny Schalliol Jane & Fred Schlegel Tom & Barbara Schoellkopf Tim & Karen Seiler Michael & Holly Semler Jack & Karen Shaw Marguerite K. Shepard, M.D. Reuben & Lee Shevitz Michael & Cynthia Skehan Cheryl & Bob Sparks Edward & Susann Stahl Ed & Jane Stephenson Robert & Barbara Stevens Jim & Cheryl Strain Suzanne Sweeney & Todd Wiencek Jonathan T. Tempel John & Deborah Thornburgh Jennifer C. Turner Eric van Straten & Karri Emly Larry & Nancy VanArendonk Jennifer & Gary Vigran Amy Waggoner Dorothy Webb Rosalind Webb & Duard Ballard Carol Weiss Emily A. West Alan & Elizabeth Whaley Cliff & Molly Williams Ken & Peggy Williams Bob & Dana Wilson Heather Wilson John & Margaret Wilson Jim & Joyce Winner John & Linda Zimmermann *Denotes a sustaining member
ARTIST CIRCLE ($3,000-$4,999) A.J. Allen & Kathy Maeglin Anonymous Amy Burke Ann & Kenneth Dee Troy Farmer Mary Findling & John Hurt Dick & Brenda Freije Robert Giannini Charles Goad & James Kincannon Donald & Teri Hecht Richard & Elizabeth Holmes Rebecca Hutton The Indianapolis Fellows Fund, a fund of The Indianapolis Foundation
Above: Jaddy Ciucci, Brianna Milan and Tiffany Gilliam in the IRT's 2019 production of Elephant & Piggie's "We Are in a Play!". Photo by Zach Rosing.
The IRT gratefully acknowledges the remarkable support we received from all of our generous donors during the 2018-2019 Season. Your commitment to our mission made the season possible. INDIVIDUAL SUPPORTERS DONOR GUILDS—ANNUAL CAMPAIGN GIFTS ($1 - $1,499) Donations of all sizes work together at the IRT to ensure world-class theatre can continue on our stages. We thank our Donor Guild contributors for their generous support of our mission. DRAMA GUILD ($750-$1,499) Pat & Bob Anker John & Mary Bartley Jesse L. & Carolynne Bobbitt Charlie & Cary Boswell Thomas & Victoria Broadie Gordon A. & Celia Bruder Debora Bush Sherry A. Butler Paul & Renee Cacchillo Brady Clark Dr. & Mrs. John J. Coleman III Daniel P. Corrigan Don & Dolly Craft The Cruz-Burke Charitable Fund Bruce Curry & Myra Selby Joan M. FitzGibbon Mary L. Forster, M.D. Fritz French Garth & Christine Gathers Goins Family Fund, a donor-advised fund Walter & Janet Gross Bill & Phyllis Groth Chad & Kelli Grothen Dr. & Mrs. James & Pat Hamby Bruce Hetrick & Cheri O'Neill Greg & Kathy Hill Drs. Meredith & Kathleen Hull Nicholas & Audra Ide Patrick & Barbara James John & Liz Jenkins Donna & Dave Kaiser Michael & Molly Kraus J.A. & Elizabeth Lacy Linebarger Janin Family Fund, a Fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation David H. Moore, M.D. & M. Kristine Beckwith, M.D. John & Carolyn Mutz The Blake Lee and Carolyn Lytle Neubauer Charitable Fund, a fund of Hamilton County Community Foundation Robert & Sara Norris Offscript, IRT Young Professionals Group Ann Marie L. Ogden Tim & Melissa Oliver Deb & Greg Perkins Scott & Susan Putney Roger & Anna Radue The Sanders Family Trust, a fund of Hamilton County Community Foundation Richard & Christine Scales Alice Schloss Donor Advised Fund, a fund of Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis Nan Schulte & Matt Russell Thomas & Teresa Sharp Michael Slavens
Spence Family Vision Fund The Ruth E. Stilwell Endowment Fund, a fund of CICF Lynne & Alex Timmermans Dr. & Mrs. James Trippi Lainie Veenstra Karen S. Waltz Samuel L. Westerman Foundation John & Ingrid Barbro Wiebke Frederick & Jacquelyn Winters Ms. Robina Zink & Family Charitable Trust THEATRE GUILD ($300-$749) John & Eileen Ahrens* Jay Allen & Cathy Fogler American Senior Communities Todd Allen Andritsch Anonymous (11) Adam Bailey Walter Bartz* Constance C. Beardsley* Dan & Barb Bickel Barbara & Christopher Bodem* Ted & Peggy Boehm Jason & Jessica Bohac* Karry Book & John Hansberry Mary Bookwalter & Jeffrey Stant Paul Boykas Risa Brainin & Michael Klaers Glenn M. Brazel Jan & Roger Brinkman The Mark V. Bromund Fund, a fund of CICF Bob & Chris Broughton Dr. Mellonee Burnim David & Beverly Butler Tom & Bobbie Campbell Dr. William Capello & Georgia Strickland Steve Chatham & Family Jeff & Jeni Christoffersen Circle City Rebar, LLC Robert & Jennifer Cochrane Jeff Coffee Jerry & Carol Collins Norma & Carl Crabiel Karen Dace* Fr. Clem Davis* Nancy Davis & Robert Robinson Jeffrey & Barbara Dean Paul & Carol DeCoursey* Phillip & Caroline Dennis* Mary & Steve DeVoe Catharine Diehr Mr. & Dr. Jody Donaldson Sarah Donaldson* Rosemary Dorsa Danielle M. Dove Jenni Egger Jim Eup Sherry Faris Drs. Eric Farmer & Tate Trujillo & Christopher Scott*
Margaret Ferguson* Marvin & Bronwen Ferguson Hank & Nanci Feuer The David T. & E. Jean Fronek Charitable Fund, a fund of Hamilton County Community Foundation Peter Furno & Pamela Steed Gamma Nu Chapter of Psi Iota Xi Michael & Beth Gastineau Paul & Phylis Gesellchen Richard & Sharon Gilmor Thecla Gossett Greg Grossart Susan C. Guba John Guerrasio Tim & Diane Hall Mr. & Mrs. David J. Hamernik Emily F. (Cramer) Hancock* Don & Carolyn Hardman Don & Elizabeth Harmon Renata Harris Theodore & Linda Hegeman Catherine Herber Mike & Noel Heymann Karen Holmes Eleanor Hood Lindsey & Tom Horan Charles Howe Dr. Barbara Jackson David Jackson Greg & Patricia Jacoby Ron & Shannon Jones Karen A. Kiefer Mr. & Mrs. Matthew & Erica Kuchinski Roger & Janet Lang I.M. Larrinua & M.T. Wolf Jonathan & Lisa LeCrone Ben Ledo Dr. Peggy Daniels Lee Pat Lewis Andra Liepa Charitable Fund, a Donor Advised Fund of the U.S. Charitable Gift Trust Jim Long & Kathy Russell Lee & Pat Lonzo* Linda Lough* Lyle & Deborah Mannweiler Dr. & Mrs. Peter Marcus* Randy & Rita Martin Melissa Maulding Paul & Tina McAninch Sonnie and Chip McAuley Donald & P.J. McCullough James M. McMechan William & Nancy McNiece Jim and Pam Meng Don & Kimberly Meyer R. Keith & Marion Michael Dr. Frederick & Alice Milley Larry & Crystal Minnix Rev. Mary Ann Moman* Joyce Morrison Jim & Judith Mowry
Eric & Jennie Moy Marcia Munshower John & Beth Murphy Sharon & Dan Murphy* Mutter Marines—Jim & Carol Susan & Jim Naus Dr. LeeAnne M. Nazer Margaret O'Donnel Mr. & Mrs. Niels Ostergaard Merrell & Barbara Owen Robert M. & Kelli DeMott Park Stacey & Blaine Paul Dr. & Mrs. Robert & Judith Pearce Ray & Kimberley Peck Gary & Pam Pedigo* Judy & Sidney Pellissier Mark Perkins Michael & Patricia Pillar Richard & Diane Rhodes Richard & Ann Riegner River Bend Hose Specialty Inc. Julie & Tracy Rosa Sally Rowland Owen Schaub & Donna McClearey Anne & Rod Scheele Dan & Patty Schipp Maggie Barrett Schlake & Joshua Schlake Robert L. & Becky Schneider Ms. Karen Schnyder* Kyle & Laura Schroeder Dr. Jill Shedd* Vicky Sherman, M.D. Randy & Linda Shields Eric Siegman & Kathleen McDonald Siegman Kevin & Amy Sobiski Rosemarie Springer Luke Stark* David & Lori Starr Alice Steppe & Patrick Murphy Dr. Nenetzin Stoeckle* Dan & Diana Sullivan Richard & Lois Surber Nela Swinehart* Steve & Barb Tegarden* Cmdr. Lynn Thomas Robert & Barbetta True* Barbara S. Tully* Ann & Mark Varnau Craig & Karin Veatch Ron Walker Bill & Joan Warrick Susan Weatherly* Zoe Urena Weiss Dan Wheeler & Susan Wakefield John Whitaker Prof. Gail F. Williamson John & Tania Wingfield Charles & Peggy Wood Reba Boyd Wooden* Brant & Lorene Wright Zionsville Physical Therapy*
STAGE GUILD ($125-$299) Joni Abdalla David & Mary Allen Bernadette Allison Anonymous (15) Mark & Cindy Argentine Connor & Kathy Avery Larry & Donna Badger Vernon Bailey Phillip Baker Stephen & Maureen Bard Allisan Barkel Roger & Barbara Barksdale Jon & Laura Baugh Mark Bear The Begala Family Michelle Bell Don & Carla Bennett David & Dianne Berry Ray & Cindy Bertram Jennifer Biddle Scott Bixler Shannon & Brent Blackwell Don & Kathy Blanch Stephen Bogdewic & Betsy Lee Jerry & Eva Bohannon* Beth & Dan Bohn Joseph & Louise Boling D. Craig & Stephanie Brater Jason Brewster Jim & Carmen Brining Duane & Marcia Brock Heather Brogden Alice Brown Charles W. Brown & Louise Tetrick Carol Bryan Chuck Bublitz Mr. & Mrs. Jerd K. Cameron Stephen B. & Bonnie Caplin Diane & Dan Carmen Clarence L. & Carol Casazza Lee & Pat Casebere Robert Cedoz John Champley Karen Church Linda S. Cohen Linda F. Cohen William & Judy Coleman Bethany Colson Donald & Kim Colvin Mike & Pat Cracraft James & Sharon Cross Crouch Family Carolyn Cunningham Christopher Daily Susan & Edmund Dana David Daniell Pamela Daniluck Thomas & Sue Dapp Forest & Marsha Daugherty Sharon David Don DeMoss Kevin & Natalie Dempsey Caroline Derbin
DONOR LISTING INDIVIDUAL SUPPORTERS, CONT. DONOR GUILDS, CONT.â€”ANNUAL CAMPAIGN GIFTS ($1 - $1,499) Donations of all sizes work together at the IRT to ensure world-class theatre can continue on the IRTâ€™s stages. We thank our Donor Guild contributors for their generous support of our mission. STAGE GUILD ($125-$299), CONT. Karl & Diane DeSante Curt & Lynn DeVoe Dr. Andrew D. & Ruth Dick Burton Dicus Tom and Jane Doman Delvis Dore Linda Dulin Katherine Eardly Dr. & Mrs. Lawrence Einhorn Kathy Erwin Christy Evon Denise Ewing Dawn M. Fazli Dr. Thomas Ferry Ray Fietcher Arthur Field IV Robert Foote & Cheryl Hughes Mark & Indra Frank Edward & Elizabeth Frazier Roger & Susan Frick Paul & Danielle Galley Mary Lee Gambone & Doug Brooks Barbara Garing Emily Gentry Dave & Mary Lou Gotshall John & Mary Ann Grogan Carl Grow & Judith Reed John & Jana Mason Gruner Richard & Millicent Gunnell* Marla & Mike Guzman Tom & Susie Hacker Ron & Ellie Hackler Derek & Elizabeth Hammond Paul & Judy Hanson* Jerry & Sarah Harkness Betty (Etheridge) Harris Mark & Laurie Hartman David & Tish Haskett Dennis & Amy Haworth Steve & Kathy Heath Holt Hedrick Danielle Heminway Brian & Louise Henderson* Marcus Hendry Karl Henkel Tony Hill Jessica & Joseph Hisch Tim & Jennifer Holihen Steven Hughes Jennifer Hurley Chris & Nancy Iles Indy Instrument Service, LLC David Jackoway Mr. & Mrs. Lawrence Jahnke Patrick F. Jessee, Esq. Mr. & Mrs. James K. Jones Kristi Jones Kim Jordan Vandana Kadandale Rahul Kapur Robert & Troy Kassing Marc & Dana Katz Joel A. Kellar Steve & Margo Kelly
Janice Klein & Judith Ganser Rachel Barrett Knight & Jacob Knight Tom & Katie Koch Wendy Komocsar Paul Anderson & Sara Konrath Michelle Korin* Norbert & Katherine Krapf Dr. Loretta Kroin Mark & Karen Kryah Matthew Laird Dr. Ned & Martha Lamkin Beverly Landis Deb Lawrence Frank & Sandra Learned Jane Leeth Stephen Lehman & Maureen Toth Lehman David & Kathryn Lentz Irwin Levin Ned & Shirley Lewis Stephanie & Tim Luekens Vanessa L. Lynch Mark Magee* Terren Magid & Julie Manning Magid Patrick & Virginia Maher Anne & Ken Marnocha Scott & Elena Marr* Sandy & Tom Mason Paula E. Mauzy* James & Sharron McCarthy Louise McCleary Lauren McDaniel Robert & Cynthia McDaniel McGowan Insurance Group Janet S. McIntyre Monty & Brenda McMahan Marie McNelis Patrick McPherson & Amy Spudic* Joel M. Brenda & Rick Merkel Frank Messina & Robin Reagan F. Carl Miller, Jr. Dr. Michelle Miller Laura Mills Jeremy Milner Dan & Molly Milton Jim & Fern Miner Sidney & Shanon Mishkin Richard Norman Moore Dr. Debra Moreland James A. & Tammy Morris Jim & Shantel Morris Michael Myers, Ph.D. Rose Nakeeb Brenda Nelson Dana & Dave Neufer Walter Niemczura Jr. Tom Noonan & Marian Mather Rita Novak Deena J. Nystrom Martha OConnor Jon & Andrea Pactor Mary Beth Parks Steve & Quin Paul Stacy Penalva
Robert Perry Mr. & Mrs. John and Ellie Peterson Jacqueline Bowman Ponder J. Thomas & Jane Ann Porter Charlotte & Jim Price Greg & Jill Pugh John & Annemarie Quets Eric Ratner Debbie Rawlings Donna Reed Linda Reel Kathleen L. Reilly Dr. & Mrs. Jay & Margaret Rifkind Cynthia Robbins John & Cindy Roberts-Greiner Robert & Cynthia Robinson Jim & Rita Rosensteele Rabbis Dennis & Sandy Sasso Carly Schall Heather Ann Scheel Rev. Robert & Dr. Rita Schilling Steve Schlangen* Hal & Theresa Schoen David Scott George Searfoss Nanci Sears-Perry Ellen Sebahar Dr. & Mrs. James Senetar Adam & Katie Settle Carolyn A. Sharp Mark & Pat Shaurette Anthony Shemezis Susan F. Shepherd* Dr. Stephen Shideler Dr. & Mrs. Michael Silbert Kari Singleton Donald & Miriam Sloo Gary Smith Larry & Karen Sowinski Marta Spence Lia Stanciu-Gregory Patti Stauffer Bob & Pam Stearman Mr. & Mrs. John Stevens Ty Storrs Randy & Bonnie Strate Jeffrey Stratton Jenni Sujan Martin & Lee Summers Jonathan & Debra Swain* Randy Talley Sheila Tate Alexandria Teague Garrett & Elaine Thiel Mary Thiel Michele Thomas and Steve Wornhoff Corby & Julie Thompson Gordon & Mary-Anne Thompson Jeffrey & Cynthia Thompson Lori Thompson Michael Thompson Jim & Jayne Thorne Jennifer & Randall Todd Trent & Laura Tormoehlen William E. & Carol Torp
Donald & Shirley Trapp Howard Trivers & Catherine Buyarski Scott M. Trometer Glenn & Margy Tuckman Wayne & Karen Turner P. Tyree Michael A. Vance Samantha Ventura Theodore & Shelley Voelz Bruce & Candace Walker Laura Walker & Vernon Back Sharon Walters Sherry Watkins James & Linda Wesley John & Pamela West Terry & Shirley West Karen J. Weyrauch Philip & Shandon Whistler Kevin White Warner & Lynaire White Frances Whitener Audrey Wiebenga James & Barbara Williams Jan & John Williams Dr. Frank & Christine Wilson John & Judy Wilson Patricia Johnson & Michael Wilson Sue Wilson Lisa Winternheimer Harold Woodman Laura Yeo Richard & Barbara Yoho Steven & Judith Young Joseph Zielinski Jane & George Zobel PERFORMANCE GUILD ($1 - $124) Sarah Abraham ACDI and Associates Tax and Insurance Services Tina Ahmadi Christina Albertin Charles W. Allen Deborah Allen Ann Alley Karren Alley Dara & Sharon L. Amlung Carrie Anderson Anonymous (30) Rachelle Antcliff Don Arbogast & Terri Gill Susan & Carl Arvin Michael Asa-Eck Debbie Asberry Steve Atkins James Atkinson Kevin & Linda Ault Christopher Austin Russ & Shelley Bachman Kate Backe Deniece Y. Bailey Linda Bailey Autumn Baker Jerry & Sharon Baker Russ & Dolly Baker
Daniel K. Bampoh Brett & Heather Bane William Bankston Travis Barger Pam Barker Jermaine Barnes Steven Barnett Janice Barrett Lyle Bass Chet Baumgartner Dustin & Erin Baumis* Alyssa Beard Chris Beauchamp Jerry Bedard & Steven Giovangelo Lewis C. Beem Dennis Beeson Team* The Beiter Family Jeannine Bell Tony Benner Gordon Bennett Jane & Mike Bennett Lisa Bennett Pamela J. Bennett Robert & Dagrun Bennett David & Kara Benson Nathaniel Berg Gayle Berger Mr. & Mrs. Donald Bergman Amanda Berkey Gretchen Bertolet Lisa Betsill Wayne Bewley Pat Beyland Chari Binstadt Robert & Beverly Blake Carol Blankenbaker* Maggie Blettner Kathleen Bogan Carolyn Bogue Glen & Jeanne Bohannon Matthew & Danielle Bohm William & Donna Bonifield Theresa Bordenkecher Julie Borneman Ellen Boruff Sheila Barton Bosron & Bill Bosron G. Robert Boswell Jeffrey T. Botteron Joan G. Bovee Susan Boxler Jennifer Brandon Ken & Rebecca Brelage Robert & Valerie Brennan Stuart & Patricia Breslin John & Catherine Bridge Ben Brock Annette Brown Clinton Brown Mrs. Ned Brown The Brumbaugh Family* Liz Bryant Thomas J. & Myrtle E. Bryant Andrew & Katherine Buchanan Donald Buchman Trudy Buckley*
The IRT gratefully acknowledges the remarkable support we received from all of our generous donors during the 2018-2019 Season. Your commitment to our mission made the season possible. INDIVIDUAL SUPPORTERS, CONT. DONOR GUILDS, CONT.—ANNUAL CAMPAIGN GIFTS ($1 - $1,499) Donations of all sizes work together at the IRT to ensure world-class theatre can continue on the IRT’s stages. We thank our Donor Guild contributors for their generous support of our mission. PERFORMANCE GUILD ($1 - $124), CONT. Martin & Kathy Buis Betsy Burdge Stacy Burgess Allison Burke Rodney Burnette Marynka Burns Jennifer Burton Pat & Ben Bush Lynne Bushlack Carolyn Butler-Lee Bill & Diane Byron Herbert & Barbara Cain Kristi Campbell Pat Cannon Colleen Carnazza Jedidiah Carter Martha Carter Jacob Case Mary Catt Ginger Challis Fred & Doris Chandler Doug & Brenda Chappell Victor Childers Al & Martha O. Chiscon Karen & Bill Christensen Margaret Christensen Lauren Christopher Richard and Kathryn Cimera Jennifer Clarke William C Clarke Julia Clay Caroline Clayton Blake Clements Pamela Clements Adrians Cleveland P. Scott Cleveland Robert Clifford Kevin Cloer Melva Coffin Charles A. & Karen Cohen Shirley Cohen Elizabeth Cole Mary Coleman Jennifer & Janell Collins Deborah Combs Jill Combs
Chris Conley John & Ulla Connor Sally Cook The Cooper Family Mike & Helen Corbitt Dan & Janice Cota Jack & Sally Cotlar Phyllis Cotton Andrew Couch Stephen & Laurie E. Counsel Anne Crafts Tim & Bobbie Craig Rane Cravens Evan Crawford Howard Crawford Mary Crean Larry & Laura Creemer David Crites & Joan Tupin-Crites Jane Cronk Chris Culpepper Kathleen Custer Eva Daily Bill & Shirley Daley Carolyn Daly Dangler Family Keri Dattilo Chuck Daube Marie Davenport Dina David Steve & Laura Davidson Autumn Davis Connie S. Davis Kelly E. Davis Allan & Joanna Day Lauren Day Amy Dean Mindy Deane Staci DeBolt Cara DeBuysser-Lyons Cynthia Deeter Angela Delise Jennie DeLisle Charles Dennis Laura Derrickson Joan Devaney Jim & Deana Dinsmore* Tom & Celia Dollmeyer
Bradley & Vicky Dougherty Kevin & Sandy Dougherty Christopher Douglas Dan & Dale Drake Margaret Driscoll Dave & Cathy Drzewiecki Mark Dudley Kendra Duncan Nancy Duncan Todd A. Duncan Dave Dwyer Katherine Eardly Gregory Eberhard Megan Ebersol Sharon Eckstein Lourdes Eco-Jea Carol Edgar Frank Edge Anonymous Bob & Patricia Edwards Larry & Judy Edwards Mrs. Constance Eggers Tom & Becky Eggers Susan Eilenberg Joyce Elder Michelle Elkins Joyce Elliott Charles & Joanne Ellis Dr. & Mrs. John & Sheryn Ellis Phillip Ellison-Hines Ross Elwood Lana Enlow Michael Ennis Joseph & Sandra Erler Duane & Jewell Etienne* Margot Everitt Jennifer Farmer Patricia Fansler Ellen M Farnham Peggy Farrer Stephanie Fast Ahmet F. Fer Heather Ferrell Elaine K. Fetta Danielle Fiega Scott & Sara Fifer Thomas Figg
John & Maria Finnell Pam Fischer William & Paula Fischer Dee Dee Fite Lindsay Flegge & Ethan Blocher-Smith William Ford Michelle Forslund Tammi Forster George & Sheri Foster Barbara Frain Chad Franer Lauren Frasier Edwin Free & Cynthia Zweber-Free David Fretz Stephen Freund Miriam Friedman Carol W Frohlich Karla Frownfelter John & Joyce Fruth Jan & Rick Fulmer Jean Fundenberger Patricia Furner Rita Gaither-Gant Lance & Carrie Gallahan Ann Galvin Debby Galvin Kenneth & Anne Gandy Robert & Carrie Gano Kevin & Anne Gardner Jennifer Gates Greg Gault & Jeanne Maurer-Gault Christopher & Debra George Mr. & Mrs. Elizabeth Gestner Lynn Gibboney Boyd H. Gilbert Robert E. Gildersleeve David M. Giles & Gayle E. Herrli Todd & Jan Gillespie William & Virginia Gillette James Glad Barbara Goddard Rick & Sue Goehring Marcia Goldstone Leah Gonzalez Ric & Jan Good Cliff Goodwin Marisol Gouveia
Ken & Joy Graham* Tom & Jo Dee Grau Melanie Graves Denise A. Gray Glen & Kim Gray Kastonia Gray Thomas Gray Robert Green Tonya Green Anne & Tom Greist John & Elizabeth Gresehover Steven Groth Andrew Gustin H.E. Danby Co., Inc. c/o Cary Corcoran Marietta Hackett Jordin Hajek Larry Hajik Keri Hale Mollette Hall Lauren Halstead Dave & Shirley Halterman Robert Hamilton II Bruce & Linda Hammerschmitt Flora & Keven Hammond Jay Hanselmann Nicole Harding Rev. Sandy Harlan Linda Harris Walter & Marguerite Hart Pat & Frank Hartman Guille & Ann Harvey George Hassler Jeremy & Courtney Hatch Sarah Hatz Floyd Hawkins Susan Hawyer Jean Hayden John Haymond Teresa Haynes Cole & Catherine Healy Nichole Heilbron Eugene Heinbaugh Kurt Heinzman Robin Heldman Cyndi Hendricks Lisa Henley Elizabeth Herman
“WE ENJOYED HOLMES AND WATSON TODAY. I HAVE TO SAY EVERY EXPERIENCE WE HAVE HAD AT THE IRT IS MAGICAL. YOU ARE SO CLOSE TO THE STAGE AND ACTORS IT FEELS LIKE YOU ARE ALMOST A PART OF THE SHOW. IT’S TRULY AN AMAZING EXPERIENCE.” —IRT PATRON
Above: Nathan Hosner, Ryan Artzberger and Torrey Hanson in the IRT's 2018 production of Holmes and Watson. Photo by Zach Rosing.
DONOR LISTING INDIVIDUAL SUPPORTERS, CONT. DONOR GUILDS, CONT.—ANNUAL CAMPAIGN GIFTS ($1 - $1,499) Donations of all sizes work together at the IRT to ensure world-class theatre can continue on the IRT’s stages. We thank our Donor Guild contributors for their generous support of our mission. PERFORMANCE GUILD ($1 - $124), CONT. Dawn & Dennis Hershberger Roger Hershey Douglas A. Heustis Darren & Szilvia Hickman Cassandra Hicks Linda Hicks Lisa Higgins Mary G. Higgins David Hochoy Cindy Holland Steven Holloway Peg & Dave Homeier Berke Hooton Nancy Horton Jonathon Hosea Michael & Susan Hosimer Sara Hostrawser Larry and Peggy Howard Courtney Howie Benjamin Hudelson II Rebecca Huehls Adele Huffman Susan Hughey Kelly Huibregtse George Hull Kindra Hunckler Hurst Family Coy Hutcherson Greg & Linda Imboden Christine Irwin Jamie Israel Ashley Iyer
Sharon Jackson Jan Jamison Jennifer F. Jefferis Janet Jegen Steven & Stephanie Jenkins Bethany Jensen Michael Jesse Father William Carl Johanningman Doug & Ann Johnson Eric & Jamie Johnson James Johnson Mike & Beth Johnson Mr. & Mrs. James P. Johnston Ken & Jennifer Johnston Audrey Jones Dustin Jones Justin & Janja Jordan* Tracy Jovaisa Amy Judge-Prein & Edward Prein Alla Kapchunova Kenneth & Phyllis Kaplan Marty & Linda Kaplan Bob & Annette Karnak Monica Kaufman Jim & Nancy Kean Fr. Leopold R. Keffler, O.F.M. Conv. Karen Kell Katrina Kelly Maria Kelsay Emily Kennedy Kevin Kern Mike & Sandi Kessel
Kashif Jalil Khan Anna Marie Kiefer Paul & Kay Kinder Heather King William King David & Carolyn Kingen Peter Kinne Cindy Kirkpatrick Steven & Kathryn Klein Whitney Klein Bryan Klingler Patricia Kneebone Daniel Knight, KHS Sherrie & John Knighton Tony & Michele Knoderer Christine Kobierski Steven & Mary Koch H. Charles Koehler Kelly Komula Marlina Koonce Gwen Kopecky Patty Kovach John Krol Jessica Krug Thomas & Noelle Krughoff William & Barbara Kulsrud Twyla Lamb Bryan Langley Joseph & Dee LaRosa Gary LaSalle James LaSarre Ann M. Lathrop
Mr. & Mrs. Sam & Kim Laurin Denise Laussade Thomas Hart Law Theresa Marie Lawrence Janet Lazzara Dr. Evan L. Lehman Randy & Sonja Lehman Brian Leibacher Carmen Lethig Shawn Leuck Scott and Tina Levine Daniel Lewallen Helen E. Lewis Ryan Lewis & Jenny Skehan Richard Lewman Gerald & Sally Lindenmayer Bruce & Susan Lippold Karlton Litteral Robert Little Paul Logan Maria Lorenzano Larry E. Lovejoy Morris Lucas Stefan Ludlow Judy Lumbert Phillip MacVean Jason Mahoney Dr. & Mrs. Stephen Mahoney Blair Mancini John P. Manning III Mr. & Mrs. Thomas D. Mantel The Margolis-Greenbaum Family
Mr. & Mrs. Maurice D. Markey David & Suzanne Marks Kay Marrero Carole Marshall Erin Marshall Christina Martin Dr E Angeles Liz Martz Rosanne Marusa Mike & Jody Mason Editha Masters Kris Matel Andrew & Molly Mathews Warren Mathies Darwin & Edna May Kellie McCarthy Edward McClung Kathy McCracken Rebecca McCreery Alan & Ann McKenzie Rod & Lori McKinlay Matthew McMahon Bill McPherson Heather McPherson & Malcolm W. Smith Dana McRae Jay & Jennifer Medley Angela Megerle Cassie Mehlman-Rhys Grace Meier Grace Meils Sarah Jayne Mercado
Above: Actor Marcus Truschinski in the IRT’s Every Brilliant Thing. Photo by Alexis Morin.
The IRT gratefully acknowledges the remarkable support we received from all of our generous donors during the 2018-2019 Season. Your commitment to our mission made the season possible. INDIVIDUAL SUPPORTERS, CONT. DONOR GUILDS, CONT.â€”ANNUAL CAMPAIGN GIFTS ($1 - $1,499) Donations of all sizes work together at the IRT to ensure world-class theatre can continue on the IRTâ€™s stages. We thank our Donor Guild contributors for their generous support of our mission. PERFORMANCE GUILD ($1 - $124), CONT. Ron & Susan Messmer Chastity Meyer Jennifer Meyer Nancy Meyers Dr. & Mrs. R.J. Michael Fry Diane H. Mikiska Ron & Kim Milford Connie Miller David Miller Jeffrey & Kathy Miller Laura Miller Lucille Miller Dustin Mills Joe Misner Kent Mitchell Jennifer Moehring Amy Montgomery Jeff Mooney Daniel Moran Dani Morey John M. Morin Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Robert Morr Christina Morris Holly Morris Harry & Harriet Morrison Patricia Mosley Dr & Mrs Jack J & Susan Moss Lori Moss Mr. Electric of Central Indiana Michael Mullen Zsofia Nagy Nancy Nelson Stacy Nelson Susan & Sheryl Nemeth Jane Neufelder M. Carole David & Leslee Newhouse Sara Niles Betsy Nocton Nils Nordell Ron & Stella Norley John & Kathy Null Chris & Lisa Oakes Dixie Oberlin Terry Ofner Dianna Ohara Adrian & Leslie Oleck Nancy Orem Julie O'Toole Matt Owen Jared Owens Angela Paradise Mary Ann Pardieck Robert & Bonnie Parker Sheryl A. Parks Ty Parrish Cheryl Partridge Mary Pasquali Muriel Patterson Patrick Patton David & Jeanie Pavese Elizabeth Paynter Mari Jo Pennington-Smith Janet M. Penwell
Rosie Perez Stacey Perrine Rachel Peterson Jody Petery Valerie & Andrea Petro Samantha Pezzute Bruce J Pfeffer & Amy Beth Kressel Robert & Patricia Pfeifer Stephen Pfingston Keith & Karen Phelps Dr. Larry Phipps Diane Pickett Andrew Pike & Sharon Horvath Katherine Pittman* Mary Ann & Al Plahitko Stephen Planalp Adam Pleva Tom & Judy Plimpton Ernest D. Plock & Suzanne Koehler Kathy Isborn and Steven Pockrass Deb Polise Sarah Pollack David & Dorian Poole De Anna Poon Mallory Porter Dottie Powell Kim Powers Robert & Bonnie Pribush Carl & Linda Price Shannon Priddy Nicholas Provenzano Marlys W. Pryor Maureen & John Purcell Imani Raine Lars & Valencia Rascoe Tia Raskin Susan Rassmussen Zarmina Raza Kendra Reed Rosemary Rehak Carol L. Reichmuth Tim & Karen Reiman Adrienne Reiswerg & Rob Young Tony Ren Amelia Renshaw Kinsley Renshaw Joan Rhodes Linda Rice Martin Rice Russ Richey Ann Roahrig Siobhan Roark Eric & Karen Roberts Mark & Karen Roberts Larry & Shari Robinson Steve & Anne Robinson Jill Robisch Roger & Karen Rominger William Rose Bradford Rosebrock Domoni Rouse D. Harrison Royce Jennifer Rubitz Peter Russel F. Robert & Linda Sabol
Mark & Marry Ann Saggese Elijah Sample Larry & Donna Sandman Stacie Sands Steve & Robin Satterly Rick & Katherine Schiebinger Lee Schmidt The Schnell Family Gift Fund Ginger & Richard Schonberg Dr. & Mrs. Richard & Mary Schumacher Todd & Heather Scoggins David Seevers James & Janice Seidensticker Denise Seiter Susie Selmier Cynthia Cenff Ryan Serrano Kevin & Carol Shadle Brad Shaeffer Dick & Carole Stanley Lisa Sharlow Steve Sharp John Shearin Joe & Kathleen Sheehy Douglas & Teresa Sherow Denise Shorey Elaine Shpungin Bob & Denise Silbert Justin Simmons Dana Simons Chris & Penny Sitler Rachel Sizemore Tessa & Zach Skidmore Betty Small Brent Smith Dale & Feona Smith Dewey & Barbara Smith Eric Smith Ian Smith John D. Smith Kendra & Andrew Smith Lillian Smith Mike & Cheryl Smith Steve & Betsy Smith Snoddy Kristen Alexander Snyder Ryan Snyder Tom Soller Kimberly Sorg-Graves Elena Sosa Dwain & Linda Sparks Tom & Mary Sparrow Ron & Debbie Specht Emily Stace Daniel Stafko Joanna Stair Robert Stanley Doug & Tammy Stanton Mary Stegner Christine Stehman Dodie M. Stein Sarah Stelzner Doshia & John Stewart Katarzyna Stewart Lois J. Stewart
Susan Stierer Mary Striker Suzanne Stiller Lloyd & Sarah Stoel Austin Stoltzfus Debra Stonecypher Sara Storey Mr. & Mrs. Lee Strassell Michael & Janine Stratton Kevin & Sarah Strawbridge Jeremy Stroebel Drs. David & Pinky Stuhldreher Mary C. Sturm Caitlyn Stypa Sue Sudhoff Mark & Dianne Sutton Mabel Svrcek Lisa Swagerty Steve & Michele Sweet Steve Sweitzer Laura Lee Sweney Mr. Thomas H. Swenson & Ms. Jane Howey Bob & Debie Swinehamer Theresia Tange Julie Tatlock Josh Tatum Bill & Janet Taylor Roy & Nancy Teicher Dale R Tekippe Wendy Lynn Territo Byron & Carol Tetrick Dale & Mary Tetrick Alice Thomas April Thompson Gelnda Thompson Julia Thorpe Cherril L. Threte Royce Thrush Kathy Thurston Tony & Jane Tietz Steve & Maria Tilmans Robin Tolley Yan Tong Anne C. Toole Frank Tower Darren Travis Mary Traylor Nadine Treon David Trippel Dawn Tucker John Turner Jean Tygum John & Robin Uhrig Jim Ulbright Thomas & Corinne Ulbright Dina Van Housen Amy & John McCormick Teresa VanWye Chris VeHorn Marilyn Verbeck Ed & Laura Villanyi Gary & Karen Vollen Nancy & Al Wachter Amanda Wade
Brenda Walker Reagan Wallace Carolyn S. Waller Gregory Wallis Bill & Ann Walters Samantha Warner Mary E. Wasky Laura Watkins Shaun Watkins Kate Watson Nancy & Don Watson Jody Webb Helen Weber-McReynolds John Weikel Cynthia and Michael Weiner Cody Weinstein Elizabeth Welch Mr. & Mrs. Howard & Sonia Wente Mr. & Mrs. Wheaton Trish Whitcomb Antonio Ricardo White Roger & Barbara Wiencek Debbie & Dave Wietfeldt Charles Wiles Karen Wilkerson Laura Wilkerson Harriet Wilkins Todd & Patty Wilkinson Dan Williams Elizabeth Williams Haley Williams Ian Williams Joe & Beth Williams Leslie Hamlin Williams Scott Williams Stephanie Williams Cynthia & Benjamin Wills Brad & Lorrie Wilson Edward & Helen Wilson Claude & Carla L. Wimmenauer Shawn & Margo Wininger Margaret & Stephen Witwer Joshua H. Wolf Jennifer Wolfe Jo Angela Woods Donna Worth Dale & Sharon Wright Debbie Wright Marie & Bud Wright Lyn Wuethrich Becky Wykes Beth Yates* Steven York Terry Young Ellie Ypma Jennifer Yumibe Tarek Zawahri Judy M. Zell, C.P.A. Nancy J. Zent David Zimmerman Leon Zuercher
*Denotes a sustaining member
DONOR LISTING TRIBUTE GIFTS The IRT is grateful to have received the following gifts celebrating and honoring the individuals below. In honor of Janet Allen & Suzanne Sweeney Alan & Elizabeth Whaley
In honor of Lew Mumford’s 70th Birthday His wife Terry
In honor of Peter Amster’s work with the IRT Tammey Kikta Richard M. Warren
In memory of Mary D. Kime Walter & Janet Gross Douglas C. & Dena Lasiter Perry
In memory of Jack Lyon Anonymous In memory of Betty Rupp Janet Allen & Joel Grynheim
In memory of David Kleiman’s sister, Carolyn Winn Ronald & Penni Brodey
OVATION SOCIETY The Ovation Society is an exclusive program that recognizes donors who have made a legacy gift to the IRT. The Theatre thanks the following individuals whose legacy donations will ensure that we can continue to provide meaningful and inspirational experiences for future generations of Hoosiers. Gary Addison Janet Allen & Joel Grynheim Pat & Bob Anker Frank & Katrina Basile Charlie & Cary Boswell Ron & Julia Carpenter John R. Carr (in memoriam) John & Mary Challman Thomas & Sue Dapp
Nancy Davis & Robert Robinson Rollie & Cheri Dick Nancy & Berkley Duck Dale & Karen Duncan Jim & Julie Freeman Meg Gammage-Tucker David A. & Dee Garrett (in memoriam) Michael Gradison (in memoriam) Emily F. (Cramer) Hancock
Bruce Hetrick & Cheri O'Neill Tom & Nora Hiatt Bill & Nancy Hunt David Kleiman & Susan Jacobs Frank & Jacqueline La Vista John & Barbara MacDougall Donald & Ruth Ann MacPherson Stuart L. Main (in memoriam) Michael R. & Sue Maine
Megan McKinney Sharon R. Merriman David & Leslie Morgan Michael D. Moriarty Richard & Lila Morris Deena J. Nystrom Marcia O'Brien (in memoriam) George & Olive Rhodes (in memoriam) Jane & Fred Schlegel
Michael & Cynthia Skehan Michael Suit (in memoriam) Gene & Mary Tempel Jeff & Benita Thomasson Christopher J. Tolzmann Alan & Elizabeth Whaley John & Margaret Wilson
CORPORATE, FOUNDATION & GOVERNMENT — ANNUAL CAMPAIGN GIFTS ($250+) Support from our corporate, foundation and government partners allows the IRT to create professional theatre and related programming for the state of Indiana. CORPORATE Barnes & Thornburg LLP Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP BMO Harris Bank Community Health Network Corteva Agriscience Agriculture Division of DowDuPont Eli Lilly and Company Elliott Company of Indianapolis, Inc. Faegre Baker Daniels Frost Brown Todd Glick Philanthropies
Heritage Builders Home Educators, Inc. Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance Company Indianapolis Colts Katz, Sapper & Miller, LLP KPMG LLP McGowan Insurance Group Navient Foundation Noble Consulting Services, Inc. OneAmerica Financial Partners Oxford Financial Group, Ltd.
PNC Printing Partners Schmidt Associates, Inc. Strategic Wealth Designers Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP FOUNDATION The Ackerman Foundation Actors' Equity Foundation, Inc. Elba L. & Gene Portteus Branigin Foundation, Inc.
The Jerry L. and Barbara J. Burris Foundation Central Indiana Community Foundation Allen Whitehill Clowes Charitable Foundation Christel DeHaan Family Foundation The Margot L. Eccles Arts & Culture Fund, a fund of CICF The Glick Family Foundation The Indianapolis Foundation, a CICF affiliate
Lacy Foundation Lilly Endowment, Inc. Nicholas H. Noyes, Jr. Memorial Foundation, Inc. The Penrod Society The Shubert Foundation GOVERNMENT Arts Council of Indianapolis Indiana Arts Commission National Endowment for the Arts
IRT SUMMER CONSERVATORY SCHOLARSHIP FUND Summer Conservatory for Youth is an immersive program designed to give children hands-on experience in the creative processes of theatre. We thank the following donors for supporting this important program. Drs. Robert Baker & Paula Trzepacz
IN-KIND/TRADE DONATIONS We thank these partners for their gifts of goods and services in support of the IRT’s mission. Alan's Catered Events Ash & Elm Cider Co. Best Chocolate in Town Brooks Publications/Urban Times Candlewood Suites Current Publishing
Eco-Kinetic Dr. John Guare Hotel Tango Artisan Distillery IBJ Corp Indiana Roof Ballroom Jacquie's Gourmet Catering
MBP Distinctive Catering Midwest Parenting Publications National Institute of Fitness & Sport NUVO Pac-Van, Inc. Printing Partners
Sahm's Catering Saint Joseph Brewery, LLC Studio 2000 Taxman Brewing Company Weber Grill West Fork Whiskey Co.
WFYI WICR WISH-TV
The IRT gratefully acknowledges the remarkable support we received from all of our generous donors during the 2018-2019 Season. Your commitment to our mission made the season possible. THE ALAN AND LINDA COHEN EDUCATION FUND The following donors made gifts in support of ticket underwriting for the IRTâ€™s Student Matinee Program. We thank them for their support. Deanna Abbott Krug Joni Abdalla Nicole Abel Beth Adkins Laura Alerding James Alexander Mark Allan Mark Allen Jerry Allsop Jeanie Andes Anonymous (5) Gustavo Arrizabalaga Christina Arrom Lindsey Augspurger Tamra Ayers James Babb Cheryl Babic Kimberly Bachmann Kristin S. Bagley M.D. & Daniel Bagley Brent Bahler James Baird Lindsey Balensiefer William Bales Jeri Ballantine Chad Ballard Dennis Barker Clay & Karen Barnes Thomas Bauer Tony Baugh Dan Beaty Steve & Dawn Becker Lindsey Beckett Elizabeth Begyn Amber Behrouzvaziri Matthew Bell Maddy Bellman Steven & Suzanne Young Jeff Berebitsky Allison L. Berlier Christine Bingham Jessica Bischoff Marcia Blair Angela Blake Angela Blake Suzy Blesch Kristen Boice Gary Boram Rosemary Borek David Borgen Howard Bower Matthew Bowman Karen Brabender Gary Brackett's Impact Foundation Elba L. & Gene Portteus Branigin Foundation, Inc. Jarred Braun Monyca Britt Christine Brokaw The Mark V. Bromund Fund, a fund of CICF Christina Brooks Joe Brower & Kristine Thieker Belinda Brown Brad Brown Rick Brown Sean & Jennifer Brown Rebecca Brtva
Kevin Burge Griffin Burke Jennie Burns Leslie R. Burton Jennifer Bushey Donna Butcher Danielle Byrne James Calhoon Nancy Campbell Will Campbell Anthony P. Capone Jr. Marcia Caudell Mike Chambers Margaret Christensen Monica Christensen Sarah Clark Lisa Cleveland Cathy Clodfelter Alan & Linda Cohen Les Cohen Patricia Collins Holly Combs Pamela Comer Mary Conners Tiffany Hanson Lauren Coon Jeffrey Cooper Nicholas Coulston Joseph Crooke Christina Cross David E. Cross Kymberliegh Cross Kimberly Culp Wendy Cummins Patrick Daily William Dalton Jason D'Angelo Daniel's Vineyard Karen daSilva Brynn Davis Kevin Davis Michael R. Davisson Martin DeAgostino Dr. Jennifer DeSilva Joan Devaney Mary & Steve DeVoe Randy Dickey The Dietrick Family Fenton K. & Pam Dietz Shaun Diggs Jackie Dikos Heather Dilley Lorna Down Steve & Anne Downs Stephanie Downs-Johnson Sharon Drew Kathryn Driscoll Olivia Droke Peter Dufault Reid Duffy Julie Dwenger Martha Dwigans Adrienne Renee Dzelme Christopher & Amy Eddy Frank Edge Jeffrey Edminster Steve Edwards
Efroymson Family Fund, a fund of CICF Cheryl Eiszner Eli Lilly and Company Andrew Erdos Judith Evans Molly Falda Jennifer Farmer Michele Farley James Farrar William Faul Jill K. Fazio Maria Febres-Cordero Jon & Rhonda Fischer Holly Fitzpatrick David Flaherty Charles & Pamela Flowers Susan Forbes William Ford John Foster Pam Frank Thomas Lee Frank & Angeline Larimer Daniel Franklin Wendy Freeland Sarah Freeman Michael Freese Samuel & Shannon Fritz Leslie Fruehman Veronica Gabbard Sara Galer Carol Ganza Michael Garard Joseph Gault Leo & Carole George Rebecca Geyer Ronald Gibson Laurel Goetzinger Nancy Goldburg-Williiams Elaine Golden Juan Gonzalez & Sheila Brown Osvaldo Gonzalez Chitra Gowdamarajan Linda Graham Justin Gray Daniel Green & Kristi Allen-Green James Gregory Rachael Grillo Ashley Grimmer Loretta Gruner Ronaldo Guevara George Guthrie Ashley Hack Lindsay Hadley Thomas Hadley Dawn Hagen Linda Halcomb Douglas Hale Jennifer Hamilton Matthew Hamilton Charles Hardy Lisa Harris, M.D. Cherilyn Hartman Ryan harvey Elizabeth Hasse Dr. Herbert Heller Brad & Dustin Hergert-Jacklin Carrie Herndon
Alicia Hervey Jay Hess Larry & Nicole Hill Eleanor & Joseph Hingtgen Eugene Hoare Thomas Hohman Alexandra Holland Lady Marilyn B. Hollander Kristine J. Holtvedt Cynthia Hooper Gene Horlander Michelle Hosick Frank Howland Nick Hrisomalos Rachel Hsiung Rebecca Huehls Adele Huffman Libby Hunt Virginai Hupfer Christopher Hutjens Allyson Inglis Krisztina Inskeep Ethan & Joyce Jackson Thomas Paul Jacobs Gerald Jacobson Roberta Knickerbocker Jaggers Barbara James Anthony Jay James & Rosemarie Jeffrey Brandon Johnson Jennifer & Doug Johnson Sara Johnson Darolyn Jones Richard Jones Randall Juergensen Billy Kantor Kappa Kappa Kappa Inc. Epsilon Sigma Crooked Creek Daniel & Candice Kavanaugh Jacqueline Kelly Suzanne Kiefer Jennifer Kiffmeyer Doris Kim Gene & Lisa King Kirk King Kristine Kinghorn Cindy Kirkpatrick Richard Kleine FW Kleinhans Elizabeth Klimes Debra Klinger Sarah Klueber Debbie Knight Troy Knoderer Komal Kochhar Dan Kohlman Dana Kortokrax Mr. & Mrs. Roger G. Koster James Kraft Erin Kramer Emiko Kreklau Rebecca Krull Deb Kunce Lynne Kvapil Lauren LaCost Cynthia Lanctot Stephen Landau
Lesley Lane Peggy Larkin Robert Larsen Sharon Laukhuff Richard Laxson Anna Leath Angela Leddy Robin Ledyard Sarah LeMay Kyli Lepper Karen & Dennis Licht Karlton Litteral Maggie Loiselle Lisa Longo Joan Lonnemann Tonia Lotz Jennifer Lovell Veronica Lucci Dennis Luck Cathy Luckoski Dorothy Mack Katelyn Macri Rachel Mahan Greg Malone & Kathryn Kelley Tina Malone Jennifer Mann Dr. & Mrs. Floriano Marchetti Nancy Marcia Ellen Marcus Merrylue Martin Joe Martinez Steve Martz Judy McCarty Lenis McClain Aaron McClure Rev. & Mrs. Donald H. McCord Marsha McCorkle Robin McCurdy Robert McDougal Maureen McGuckin Tony McGuire Linda McHenry Megan McKinney Michael McLemore Matthew McMahon Susan McMahon Caroline Meager Mr. & Mrs. Lisa Ann Meek Angela Megerle Jo Meier Gary Melkey Lynn Mervis Nicole Meyers MidAmerica Health Korea Milledge David Miller Jolanta Miller Lord Robert K. Miller Roger & Kim Miller Scott Lee Miller Dan & Molly Milton Darrell Mitchell William Mixon Owne Mockler Brittany Gail Moffatt Lisa Mohler Teejay Momah
DONOR LISTING THE ALAN AND LINDA COHEN EDUCATION FUND, CONT. The following donors made gifts in support of ticket underwriting for the IRTâ€™s Student Matinee Program. We thank them for their support. Nicholas Montelauro Jim Montgomery William & Tina Montgomery Elise Montoya Emilie Moore Matt Moore Julie Moorehead Alex Moreland Merrill & Jena Morey Michael Morgan Joyce Lynn Morris Michael Mullen Mutter Marinesâ€”Jim & Carol Clyde Myers Dr. Corina Nailescu Todd Neal Andrew Neddo Nancy Nelson Christianne Neutzling Danielle Neveles Staci Neville Anna Neyman Jeffrey Nicholls Rachael Nichols Megan Noel Andrew O'Brien Colleen O'Brien Patrick O'Malley Laura Oosting Josh Oren Marlene Orrill Bryan Owens Eleanor Owicki Dr. Andre Parker & Lisbeth G. Larsson Wendy Parker Mike Patarino Neha Patel Stephen Pattison Susie Payne Elizabeth Paynter Andrew & Julie Peralta Dario Perdomo Jody Petery Allison Petty Paul Pfaff Julie Phealon Ben Phillips Dr. Larry Phipps
Dixie Platt Steven A. & Paula Pletcher Kathryn Poling Vince & Shika C. Pollard Tama Poncar De Anna Poon Sara Powell Sydney Powell Brian Powers Leigh Query Francis Quinlan Matthew Rager Scott Randolph Jason Ratliff Christine Ray Carol L. Reichmuth Andrew Rewald Laurie Rice Dustyn Richards Derrek Richardson Natasha Rigg Danielle Riggs Laura Riley Mary Rinck John Ringis Jeffrey Ringler Lisa Ritterskamp Chandler Roberts Michael Roberts Carl Robinson Joshua Rogers Phillip Rogers Kathryn Rohe Barry Rohm Florence Roisman Natalie Rollman Adam M. Roman Eric Root Kelly Rosales Bradford Rosebrock Andrea Roselli Vicki Rubio & Justin Misch Kimberly Rule Robert Russel, MD Michael Sanders Stefanie Sarver Rod & Catherine Satterfield Hayley Sawada-Meyer
Nancy Sawin Regina Schaffner Jami Schnurpel Richard & Nancy Schoenbein Brent Schoolcraft Timothy Schultz Robert & Linda Schussler Mel Schwartz Adam Schwarz Jessica Schwarz George Searfoss Michael Sells Julie Setmeyer Adam & Katie Settle Armen Shanafelt Jen Shen Liese Anne Sherwood-Fabre Linda Shinn Jacob Miquel Shively Cheryl Shoemaker Katie Sickmeier Rebecca Simon Judy Singleton Cathy Sipe Adam Smith An Smith Andrew & Kristie Smith Charla Smith Christine Teipen Smith Jaymie Smith Lillian Smith Nathan Smith Paul Smith Ron Smith Ryan Smith Dave Smitson Carol Solis Nayan Srivastava Daniel Stafko Noel Staggs Pamela Stahl Josh Stamper Lia Stanciu-Gregory Ann Stankiewicz Joe Stapleton Christina Stenske Pamela Stewart Marsha Stone
Ronald Stone Shannon Strange Christine Stratton Richard Shaw Margaret Stull Erin Stutler Burke Sullivan Geraldine Sullivan-Clark Mary Sumners Rachel Surridge Glenda Survance Kevin & Rachelle Swan Marlo Tekin Jacob Terrell Megan Tewell Brad Thomas Meghan Thomas Noel Thomas Rick Thomas Jr. Ryan Thomas Robert Thompson Robert Thompson Royce Thrush Patricia Timmons Nancy Tolson Ed Torres Mary Traylor Pat Trowers-Johnson Jonathan Tyree Danielle Udrasols Jessica Ulm United Way of Central Indiana Eric Vanveelen Rita Vecera-Clapp Christina Vincent Dawn Voegele Matthew Von Bank Leeann Vrabel Joe Vuskovich Charles Waggoner Christina Walker Kaitlyn Walker Debra Wallace Carolyn Wamsley James Ware Cynthia Warren Mark Warren Nancy Watson
Kellan Way Brittany Webb Jody Webb Alyssa Wei Bruce Weingardt Violetta Weir Christopher Weller Keith Weller Quinn Weller Drew Wendling Kathy Wendling Brian West Dr. Jessica Westin Alan & Elizabeth Whaley Robert Wheeler Larry Whinnery Maria White Thomas White Kimberly Whiteman Stephen Whitten Paula Wilcox Todd & Patty Wilkinson Felicia Williams Scott Williams Seth Williamson Dave Wilson Gregory Wilson Jeani Wilson William & Candice Winn Paul Wissler Jan Woodruff Walter Worobec Doug Wright Michael Yates Rachel Yoder Chris Young Dr. Jeanne Marie Zeck Joseph Zielinski Karen Zimmerman Kelly Zimmerman Nancy Zimmerman
Above: Thank you notes from various schools.
The IRT gratefully acknowledges the remarkable support we received from all of our generous donors during the 2018-2019 Season. Your commitment to our mission made the season possible. OFFSCRIPT IRT YOUNG PROFESSIONALS GROUP Offscript is IRT’s Young Professionals Group and part of each membership is donated to IRT’s educational efforts. We thank these individuals for their contribution toward our education initiatives. Sarah Abraham Michael Asa-Eck Allison Barkel* Heather Brogden* Chad Richard Brown Chris Conley Lillian Rose Crabb
Rane Cravens Will Di Scipio Nick Fennig Andrea N. Geiger Marisol Gouveia Jonathon Hosea Patrick Jessee*
Jennifer Kakasuleff Daniel Lewallen Emily Masengale Lauren McDaniel* Korea Milledge* Abby Moran Zsofia Nagy
Dawn Olsen Neha Patel Shannon Priddy Eric Ratner* Jen Rubritz Olivia D Snyder Austin Stoltzfus
Julia Thorpe Amanda Wade Kate Watson Joseph Zielinski* *Denotes Offscript Advisory Council Members
2019 IRT CELEBRITY RADIO SHOW The IRT Celebrity Radio Show is the Theatre’s annual fundraising event. We thank all those who contributed to make the 2018 event a success. 500 Festival Inc. Kent Adler Frank Alan & Donna Eide Janet Allen & Joel Grynheim Robert & Kristin L. Altice Anonymous Nick Anthony Bob & Toni Bader Phillip Baker The Ball And Biscuit Chris & Kristin Ballard Kerry Barmann Sharon R. Barner Mary Beth Barnett Joy Barrett Jason Beehler Matt & Desma Belsaas Gerald & Moira Berg Paul & Laura Bickle Michael & Mary Ellen Bishop Travis Blessing Bluebeard Susie & Joel Blum BMO Harris Bank Board & Brush Creative Studio Barbara & Christopher Bodem Karry Book & John Hansberry Luke Bosso Robert & Mary Beth Braitman Bob Brake David & Cheryl Brentlinger Jan & Roger Brinkman Heather Brogden Amy Burke Mary Burke Julie & Bob Burns The Cabaret Central Indiana Community Foundation Doug & Brenda Chappell Cheese Desert Chicago Architecture Foundation Children's Museum of Indianapolis Christopher & Cindy Coble ComedySportz Conner Prairie Don & Dolly Craft Cunningham Restaurant Group Bruce Curry & Myra Selby Cushman & Wakefield Dance Kaleidoscope
Dr. Gregory Dedinsky & Dr. Cherri Hobgood Ann & Kenneth Dee Jody DeFord Kevin Deford Mark Denien Gary Denney & Louise Bakker Lesa F. Dietrick Michael Dinius & Jeannie Regan-Dinius Duke Realty Zora Dunn Eli Lilly and Company Ellis Mechanical, Inc. Deborah Ellis Dan & Ginny Emerson Rebecca Engle F3 Fit Flex Fly Sherry Fabina-Abney Troy Farmer David Feinberg & Maureen Keller Margaret Ferguson Brian Ferris Kevin Flynn Franciscan St. Francis Health Dick & Brenda Freije Jenny & Tom Froehle Frost Brown Todd Steve Fry Michael Gargano Anne & Steve Gaylord Dorothea & Philip Genetos Ron & Kathy Gifford Nadine & Alvin Givens Marianne Glick & Mike Woods Goins Family Fund, a donor-advised fund Larry Greene Andrew C. Greider Katie Greve Derek & Elizabeth Hammond Christine M. Hansen The Judy and Michael Harrington Family Foundation, a fund of CICF Richard Hayes Steve Hazelbaker Heartland International Film Festival Donald & Teri Hecht Holt Hedrick Brian & Nancy Henning Jane Herndon & Dan Kramer
Mike Highum Douglas Hodge S L Hoog MD Brenda S. Horn Randolph & Rebecca Horton Hotel Tango Artisan Distillery Rebecca Hutton Ice Miller LLP IGT Indiana, LLC Indianapolis Colts Indianapolis Cultural Trail The Indianapolis Fellows Fund, a fund of The Indianapolis Foundation Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra Indianapolis Zoo Indy Fuel Indy Racing Experience Randy Ingram IUPUI Office of External Affairs Suzanne Jannetta Eric & Karen Jensen James Johnson Mark Juleen KAR Auction Services, Inc. Katz, Sapper & Miller, LLP Michael Kaufmann Ramin Kazemi Mike & Pegg Kennedy Kristin Koch KPMG LLP Greg Kueterman Lacy Foundation Howard Lacy Jill & Peter Lacy Sarah & John Lechleiter Margaret Lehtinen & Dr. Lawrence Mark Andra Liepa Charitable Fund, a Donor Advised Fund of the U.S. Charitable Gift Trust Lilly Endowment, Inc. Constance Lindman Warren & Lesley Mackellar Tim & Marjorie Maginn Brent Marty McGowan Insurance Group Joseph McGuinness Allen Melemed Lisa Parotti Meyers Andrew & Amy Michie Douglas & Detra Mills
Lawren Mills & Brad Rateike Greg & Denise Mimms David & Robin Miner Andrea Joy Mock Monarch Beverage Co., Inc. David & Leslie Morgan Michael D. Moriarty Alexis Morin Chris & Marie Gabrielle Morrison Jim & Judith Mowry Carl Nelson & Loui Lord Nelson Noble Consulting Services, Inc. Jackie Nytes & Michael O'Brien Joel & Mary O'Brien Patrick O'Brien OneAmerica Financial Partners Vop & Una Osili Noel & Beth Outland Mr. Stephen Owen Sr. & Dr. Cheryl Torok Owen Oxford Financial Group, Ltd. Kendra Patrick Brian & Gail Payne Steve Perkins Elizabeth Petermann Lauren Petersen Bart Peterson Petite G Jewelers Julie Phealon Phoenix Theatre, Inc. Craig Pinkus & Margaret Drew Jen Pittman Plews Shadley Racher & Braun PNC Dr. David Posey & Kerrie Posey Bob & Kathi Postlethwait Printing Partners Andy Purcell Connor Seth & Gina Purcell Nicole Quinn Rail Epicurean Market Tommy Reddicks & Kelly Wensing Peter & Karen Reist Sue & Bill Ringo Robert's Camera Jont & Michele Rogers Jennifer Ruble Salesforce.com Maggie Barrett Schlake & Joshua Schlake Wayne & Susan Schmidt
Rebecca Seamands Michael & Holly Semler Mark & Gerri Shaffer Yvonne Shaheen Shiel Sexton Company Simmons Family Foundation, a fund of CICF Mike Slocum Alyson Smith Sue & Mike Smith Dennis Sponsel Jared Stark Ed & Jane Stephenson Elizabeth Stilwell Suzanne Sweeney & Todd Wiencek Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP Joe & Jill Tanner Gene & Mary Tempel David Temple Lynne & Alex Timmermans Tinker Street Tito's Handmade Vodka Topgolf Jennifer C. Turner Wayne & Karen Turner Eric van Straten & Karri Emly Ray & Regina Vandivier Cynthia Vonfoerster Amy Waggoner Cheryl & Ray Waldman Alan & Elizabeth Whaley Philip & Shandon Whistler David P. Whitman & Donna L. Reynolds Claire Alexandra Whitson Melissa Wiley Cliff & Molly Williams Pam & Bill Williams Scott Williams Amy Wilson Heather Wilson John & Margaret Wilson Sue Wilson The Wine Guy WISH-TV Dr. Christian Wolf & Elaine Holden-Wolf Writers Theatre Zeller Realty Group Joseph Zielinski
DONOR LISTING FRONT
Front and Center is a campaign to support the long-term sustainability of the IRT. It is with deep appreciation that we thank the individuals and organizations who have committed a gift to keep the IRT Front and Center. A.J. Allen & Kathy Maeglin Janet Allen & Joel Grynheim Dr. Patrick & Danette Alles Pat & Bob Anker Bob & Toni Bader Frank & Katrina Basile Mr. Leo Bianchi & Dr. Jill Panetta Susie & Joel Blum Sheila Barton Bosron & Bill Bosron Dan Bradburn & Jane Robison Amy Burke Brady Clark Mary Beth Claus Allen Whitehill Clowes Charitable Foundation Alan & Linda Cohen The Cohen Family Foundation, Inc. Don & Dolly Craft Daniel & Catherine Cunningham Claire Dana & Chris Fretts Ann & Kenneth Dee Gary Denney & Louise Bakker Tom Detmer Rollie & Cheri Dick Michael Dinius & Jeannie Regan-Dinius
Danielle M. Dove Nancy & Berkley Duck Duke Realty—a tribute gift for Jack Shaw Geoffery Ehrendreich Dan & Ginny Emerson Troy Farmer Drs. Richard & Rebecca Feldman Jim & Julie Freeman David & Ann Frick Drs. Cherryl & Shelly Friedman Jenny & Tom Froehle Ron & Kathy Gifford Nadine & Alvin Givens Susan & Charlie Golden Dave & Mary Lou Gotshall Tom Haas Endowment Fund Benjamin Hanna Mike & Judy Harrington Michael N. Heaton Donald & Teri Hecht Holt Hedrick Aaron Henze Ann Hinson Lindsey & Tom Horan Brenda S. Horn
Bill & Nancy Hunt Rebecca Hutton The Indianapolis Fellows Fund, a fund of The Indianapolis Foundation The Indianapolis Foundation, a CICF affiliate Johnson Grossnickle & Associates David Kleiman & Susan Jacobs John & Susan Kline Gary Knott & Colette Irwin-Knott Steve & Bev Koepper Jill & Peter Lacy Sarah & John Lechleiter Margaret Lehtinen & Dr. Lawrence Mark Elisabeth Lesem Lilly Endowment, Inc. Linnea's Lights, LLC Hillary Martin & Rudy Bustamante Andrew & Amy Michie Amber Mills Lawren Mills & Brad Rateike David & Robin Miner David & Leslie Morgan Michael D. Moriarty Carl Nelson & Loui Lord Nelson
Nicholas H. Noyes, Jr. Memorial Foundation, Inc. Jackie Nytes & Michael O'Brien Eric & Suzanne Olson OneAmerica Financial Partners Brian & Gail Payne Randy Pease Mel & Joan Perelman Deb & Greg Perkins Jeff Pigeon Peter & Karen Reist George & Olive Rhodes (in memoriam) Sue & Bill Ringo Richard J Roberts Kathy Sax Maggie Barrett Schlake & Joshua Schlake Jane & Fred Schlegel Wayne & Susan Schmidt Michael & Holly Semler Mark & Gerri Shaffer Jack & Karen Shaw Simmons Family Foundation, a fund of CICF Doug Sims and Amanda Jackson Michael & Cynthia Skehan
Sue & Mike Smith Victoria Smith & Scott Wampler Suzanne Sweeney & Todd Wiencek Randy Talley Gene & Mary Tempel Dr. & Mrs. James Trippi Jennifer C. Turner Jennifer & Gary Vigran Amy Waggoner Cheryl & Ray Waldman Rosalind Webb & Duard Ballard Carol Weiss Alan & Elizabeth Whaley David P. Whitman & Donna L. Reynolds Heather & Andy Wilson John & Margaret Wilson
“PETER AMSTER HAS DIRECTED A GREAT COMEDY, ONE OF THE BEST I HAVE SEEN, WITH A CAST THAT MILKS EVERY LAST BIT OF COMEDIC POTENTIAL FROM THEIR CHARACTERS.” —IRT PATRON 24
Above: The cast of the IRT's 2019 production of You Can't Take It With You. Photo by Zach Rosing.
Above: Cole Taylor in the IRT’s 2018 production of Pipeline. Henry Woronicz and Rob Johansen in the IRT’s 2018 production of Holmes and Watson. The cast of the IRT’s 2019 production of Amber Waves. Photos by Zach Rosing.
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WEB: IRTLIVE.COM | TICKET OFFICE: 317.635.5252 | ADMIN OFFICE: 317.635.5277 ADDRESS: 140 W. WASHINGTON STREET, INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46204 Miranda Troutt and Ryan Artzberger in IRT's 2019 production of The Diary of Anne Frank. Photo by Zach Rosing.