Our sincerest gratitude goes to the many individuals, businesses, and corporations who support WBTT through your generous donations. When you give to WBTT, you give life to our mission!

 

Thank you to our family of donors for supporting WBTT’s 2017 – 2018 Season

Includes Visionary Circle Donors, Production Sponsors, and Event Sponsors

*Denotes 5 years or more of continuous support

 

Founders

$25,000+

Brunckhorst Family*

Sy & Shelley Goldblatt*

Park Foundation

The Walter Haskins Fund in

   Memory of Stacey K. Haskins

   and the Community Foundation

   of Sarasota County

 

Executive Directors

$10,000 - $24,999

Gerri Aaron & Marvin Albert*

C. Alan Anderson Architect, P.A.

Cheryl Anderson & Mike Springer &

    Executive Accounting Solutions*

Steve & Terry Clark

Kitty & John Cranor*

Robert E. Dods Family Foundation

Mike & Karen Gardiner*

Marilyn & James Heskett

Brock & Julie Leach*

Howard Millman & Carolyn Michel*

Marian Moss*

Sarasota Magazine*

Willis Smith Construction

 

Playwrights

$5,000 - $9,999

Dennis W. Archer & Trudy DunCombe Archer

BMW of Sarasota

Branch Banking & Trust (BB&T)*

James & Susan Buck

Chris & Patricia Caswell*

Dale Horwitz Clayton in

   Memory of Arlan Clayton*

Jerome & Cynthia Davis

Michelle Davis

FCCI Insurance Group*

Tom & Nancy Flanagan

Dr. Philip & Suzan Gaynes

Ron & Rita Greenbaum*

Gulf Coast Community Foundation*

Charlie Huisking*

Tomeika Hunter-Koski

Dr. Jaih & Kimberly Jackson*

Donald & Doris Johnson 

William & Elizabeth Johnston take out

Carolyn Keystone & Jim Meekison

Penelope Kingman*

David Kotok & Cumberland Advisors

Virginia Lipton & Frank Malickson

Joan J. Mathews Charitable Fund of Gulf

   Coast Community Foundation

Dr. Randall & Karen Morgan*

Gloria Moss*

Bob & Andi Munzer*

Bill & Debbie Partridge &

   Grossman Roth & Partridge*

Shirley & Cecil Pickett

David Pomier & Linda Knox*

Rose Marie Proietti

Marta Riordan & James Boyle

The Rosemary

Dona & Sam Scott Foundation

Robert & Teresa Simmons*

Linda Steinberger

The Koffman Family

The Walter Foundation

Dr. Ernest Werlin

 

Directors

$2,500 - $4,999

May Ahdab

Peg Allen & Steve Dixon

Anonymous

Douglas & Carolyn Anderson*

Phil Baker & Steve Graham

Dr. Alfonso & Mrs. Brenda Belsito

Murray Bring & Kay Delaney*

Christine Buckley

Miles & Barbara Capron*

Liza & Carl Caruso

The Lawrence P. Castellani Family Foundation –

   Larry & Joan Castellani

Steve & Terry Clark

Christine Currie

Charmain Downie & Carl Battle*

John & Geraldine Gibbs

Kofi Glover

Burton & Liz Gold

Len Gumley*

Robert & Gail Hetler

Jolan Foundation Corp.

Abe & Catherine Kaplan Philanthropic Fund

  of the Jewish Community Foundation of

  Greater Kansas City/Jerry & Nancy Kaplan*

Lynne Koy*

Alan & Abbie Kurland*

Margie Nellum Lee*

The Lewis Foundation & 

   Bob & Sue Coyne*

Risé Loshaek*

Meadows Dental, Drs. Porter, 

   McCabe & Zamora*

George & Janet Miles

Martha Murphy

Northern Trust

Marvin Ostroff & Susan Schaen

Roger & Alisa Pettingell*

Don David Price & Marcia Wood*

G. Quarterman Insurance Agency

  State Farm

Mona Rankin

Mike Rosario & RoseBay International*

Skip & Gail Sack

Robert & Hedria Saltzman

Nancie-Lynn Sheldon-Martin & David Martin

Bob & Teresa Simmons*

Eva Slane*

Susan Straus

Dr. Timothy Stephens

The SunTrust Foundation

Roland & Linda Thornton

Bob & Sue Twitty

Richard A. Walter

Dr. Bernard & Lois Watson 

   & The William Penn Foundation*

 

 

Choreographers

$1,000 - $2,499

Anonymous

Shari & Steve Ashman

Ali & Gloria Bahaj

Minnie Baylor-Henry

The Donald H. & Barbara K. Bernstein

   Family Foundation

Robert & Joan Brand

Bruce & Elaine Burton

Bob & Carol Carter

The Martin D. Cohen Family Foundation

Amy Bressler Drake

Leon & Marge Ellin

Gary Dickerson & Sue Pavlat

Debra Flynt-Garrett & John Michael Page

Jim & Angela Freeman

Sue Gordon

David & Lisa Grain

Renee Hamad*

Mark & Janet Hammer*

Dave & Jane Hanrahan

Pamela Hughes

C.H. Amar & Mira Inalsingh*

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee

  and Robert & Andi Munzer

William & Elizabeth Johnston

The J.A. Joseph Family Fund at the

  Community Foundation of Sarasota County

Judy Kahn

Jonna Keller

Edward Keon & Patricia Kennelly

Patricia Kordis

Caroline Lose-Frahn

Monica & Richard Macek

Barbara McKenzie*

  In Memory of Ian McKenzie

Peter & Sandra Morris

David & Debbie Pate

Charlotte Perret

Carol Poteat-Buchanan

Martin & Iris Rappaport

Stephen & Kathleen Raskin

Dennis Rees & Felice Schulaner

Peter & Gretchen Rhodes

Robert & Diane Roskamp

Susan Samelson

Michael Saunders

Frederick & Quinta Schenck

Robert & Ann Segal

I.C. & Cheryl Shah

Shapiro, Goldman, Babboni, Fernandez & Walsh*

Noel & Toby Siegel*

Willie & Rosa Stanfield

Jim & Charlie Ann Syprett

Clark West & Elliott Mitchell

Dezra & Myrtis White

Ron & Geri Yonover

 

Designers

$500 - $999

Connie Anderson*

Myron Ash

Charles Beye

Jerry & Helga Bilik

Larry & Carol Bold

Terry Brackett

William & Debra Buttaggi*

Dave & Elaine Charney

David & Marilyn Crawford Family Foundation

Frank & Barbara Fleischer*

Gale Friedman

  In Memory of Jerry Goldblatt

Tom & Barbara Gardner

Ron Gault & Charlayne Hunter-Gault

David & Anne Howard*

Allie Hueter

Daniel Idzik & Kathleen Osborne

Richard & Virginia Irwin

Ivan & Judith Kazen

Dr. Doug Kuperman & Dr. Maureen Maguire

Drs. James & Carolyn Lassiter

LDR Interiors, Inc.

Kate Lorenz

Marie McKee & Robert Cole

Daniel Nalven

Alan & Sunny Pervil

Barbara Raphael

Marsha Roth

David & Robin Shapiro

Robert & Judith Stanley

Al & Barbara Sturdivant

Edward & Claudia Swan

Janet Trettau

Dr. W. Carey Tucker

Chuck & Sheila Weiss*

Dr. Philip & Charlotte Zweifach

 

Stage Hands

$35 - $499

Norman & Christine Abbott

Noreen & Richard Ackerman

Jean Adelson

Carol & Steve Altaker

Jan Amara

Judith Anderson

Kenneth Andre

Richard & Carolyn Ansted

Fred & Joan Armstrong

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Linda Aronson

Carol Arscott

Lurline Aslanian

Mary Audlin

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Catherine Bachand

Susan Bailey

Helen Baker

Howard Baker & Sharon Weinstock*

Kim Bald

Gary Barrack

Blanche Barresi

Edward John Bash

Henry Battie*

David & Betty-Jean Bavar

  In Honor of George Kole 

Mary Behe

Charles Belknap

Sheila & Ron Bellamy

Herb & Rhoda Beningson

Suzy & Barry Benjamin

Judy Bennett

Patricia Bentley

Judith Berger

Richard & Charlotte Berman*

Celeste G. Betjemann

Ben Bierbrier

Linda & Allan Birdy*

Barbara Blanchard

Herbert Bliss

Howard & Josephine Bloom

Carolyn Blum

Fran Blum

Rotraut Bockstahler*

Linda & Jim Bodycomb

Dorothy Bondurant

Carole & Gary Booher

Kirt & Mary Bopp*

R. Barry Borden

Nannette Bordenstein

Joseph & Susan Boston*

Marty & Barbara Bowling*

Susan Boyd

John Boyle

Barbara Brainard*

Ruth Brandwein

Uneeda Brewer

Sandra & Ken Brinker

Hagen Brody

John & Rene Brosnan

Barbara & Richard Brown

Dorothea Brown*

Sue Brown

Lauren & Joe Brownstein

Barbara Brugel

Kenneth Burghy

Karen & James Burke

Gail Burke

Sarah Burns

Linda Burnside

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Bob & Earlene Burton

Elizabeth Burton

LaTerry & Tammy Butler

James & Judith Cannata

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Marcie & John Caplan

Pamela & James Carides

Cookie Carlson

James & Clemmie Cash

John Casson

Gil & Jane Castro

Robert & Carole Catineau

Joyce Cekander

Patricia & Steven Cerefice

Chris & Laura Chaffee

James Chapman

Diane Chechik-Temple*

Vivian & Michael Chester*

Michele Chinskey

Patricia Chotin

Gregory Christel

Joseph Cimakosky

Linda Cipriano

Samuel Citron

Janet Clark

Patricia Coddington

Marilyn Cohen

Mary Jane Colen

Marcia Collyer

Duane Compton

Bette Lou Cookson

Robert & Kitty Coston

George & Bonnie Cummings

Katherine Daley

Marilyn Davenport

Helene Davis

Kay Davis

Loretta Deacon-Goetze*

Alice Degrerorio

Evelyn Delph

Donald Dembo

Donald Deneen

Kathleen Denning

Robert & Christine Deutsch

Toby Deutsch

Nancy Dillard*

Norma Director

  In Memory of Jerry Goldblatt

Andrew Dixon

Lawrence Dobmeier

Julian Dorf

Robert Douglas

Ronald Dow*

William Dunbar

Kristina Eastmond

Bruce Eberlin & Charles Kelley*

Gwendolyn Elba*

Lisa Ellerhorst

Linda Elliff

Nancy Ernst

Thomas Everitt

Jeanette Fairbanks

Peter & Barbara Farren

Kathleen Faught

Erika Faulk

Anne Fawcett

Deborah Feldman

Izetta Fields

Robert Finger

Edward & Carol Fisch

Sandy Fishman

John Flaherty

Marjorie Floyd & Caroline Amory

Dr. & Mrs. Warren Foer

William & Delores Fogel

John Forch

Gerald Fox

Herbert Fox

Joan Fox

D Franklin*

Linda Franklin

Howard & Carole Friedman

Pat & Jeff Friedman

Carol Fuoco

Nancy & Peter Gaess

Elizabeth Gallick

Steven Garfinkle

Marcia Gaudet

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Paul & Karen Geck

Diana & Norb Geiss

Robert Germain

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Emma Gerrits

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Susan Ghezzi

Gerald & Delores Gibbs

Peter Giftos

Herman & Wanda Gilbert

Valerie Gill

Michele Glazer

Earl & Carolyn Glenn

Paul & Rita Glosser

Linda Glover

Jane Glusman

Judy Goldberg

Roz Goldberg*

Michael Goldsmith

Earl & Elana Gordon

William Gotwald

Elaine Graham

Barbara & Merrill Greenberger

Gloria Grenier

Alan Grindal

Barbara & Arthur Grossman*

Jo Ellen Grossman*

Albert Grossweiler

Arnold Gwirtzman

Bill & Donna Hall

George & Elizabeth Hall

Beverly & Myron Halpin

Dave & Deedee Halpin

Benjamin & Judith Handelman*

Maria Hanlon

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Lorna Hard

Dave & Chole Harralson

Donald & Kate Harris

Raymond Harris

Lucinda & Jack Hathaway

Hal & Peggy Hayden

Paula Hayden

Kathleen Hayes

George & Felice Hedge

James & Elizabeth Hedges*

Luch Hedrick

Don & Julie Herndon

Susan & William Herring

Alan & Joyce Hersh*

Barbara Herz

Henry & Kitty Heusner

Patsy Heyman

Elena Hickman*

Kenneth & Castella Hill*

Robert & Delsa Hirsch

Christine Holley

Colin Horne*

Russell & Rhoda Horton

Doris Howard

Jo Ann Hull

Michael & Susan Hunter

Barbara Jacoby

Dr. Jeffrey Janoff

Christine Jennings*

Nancy Johnson

Sandra Johnson

Norrie Johnson-Hisrch

Judy Johnston

Jacqueline & Otis Jones*

Pamela Jones

Wayne & Brenda Judy

Annette Kaplan

Robert & Bonnie Kaplan

Loretta Katz*

Jim & Pauline Kennedy

Jack & Ernie Kent*

Gerald & Mary Kilanoski

Marsha Kindall-Smith

Christine & Michael Knupp

Carl Koenig

Laurie Kohl

Donda Korch*

Philip & Nancy Kotler

Robert Krambeck*

Roger & Karin Kricke

Arnold Kropf

Lisa Krouse

Barbara Kupferberg

Dr. Vicki Lachman

Darlene Laforge

Gerard Lahn

John & Lillian Lambert

Robert & Edith Lane

Cathy Langlois

Emile & Pamela Langlois

David & Lucie Lapovsky

Sophia LaRusso*

Audrey Laue

James & Gail Lawrence

James Ledbetter

Stuart Lefkowich

William & Marsha Leitch

Karen & John Lesky

Judy Leventhal

James & Joyce Levine

Stuart Levine

Ursula Levy

Bob & Sue Lewis

Melvey Erman Lewis

Thomas Linnell

Mary Litle*

Gerald Litzky

Irwin & Sandra Livon*

Barbara Longenecker

Joan Lovell

Lois Lucek

Dorothy Lutter

Sallie Lutz

Carole Maisel*

Lois Laverne Manno

Cathy Markowitz

James & Ellen Marsey

Judith Marsh

Norman & Marion Marshak

Darryl & Enid Marshall

Richard & Debby Marshall

James & Ann Martin

Barbara Mason

Jacqueline Massari

Eileen & Richard Matthay

Celia & Martin Max

Stephen Mayer

Roslyn Mazur

Helen McBean*

Dan & Becky McCartney

Kenneth McCombs

Robert & Maribeth McDermott

Bonnie McDowell

Lois McGann

Lana & Mark McGorry

Patricia McGrath

Sandra McHenry

Dianne Mcloughlin

Jean McMurren

Margery Meltzer

Dale & Myron Mendelson

Rodney Merrick

Charles Messina

Richard & Mary Meyer*

Christina Meyers

Cindy Miller

Patty Miller

Mark Mitshkun & Diane Rosenblum*

  In Honor of Mike & Karen Gardiner

Paul Mlotok

Carol Mohrman

Sandra Montgomery

Ann Moran

Linda Morassi

Charlene & Frank Moravec

Alix Morin

Betty & Marvin Morse*

Dr. Allen & Roberta Morton

Sandra Moser

Barbara & Jay Moskow

Jean Muccini*

Daniel & Carol Muss

Sharyn Nassau*

Gerald Nehra

Jack & Dorothy Nesbitt

Richard Neumann

David Newman

William Newman

Bernice Niss

Gene Noble

William Norris

James O’Donnell

Gary Olson

Wiley & Fran Osborn*

Dale Otterman

Barbara Pappas

Lewis Patterson

David Payton & Mary Raynault

Michael Pehan

William Peterson

Sandra Petway

Nancy Phillips

Sharon & Allen Piassick

Lauri Pollack

Marilyn Powell

Irving & Lita Press*

Kimberly Proctor

Marvin Quin

Vivian & Edward Rabin

E. Ann Rainey

Donald Ralph

Preston & Mildred Ransom

Eli & Judy Rapaport

  In Memory of Susan Cook

Robert & Joan Ravin*

Jacqueline Ray*

Mary

Mary Jo Reston

Ward Rinehart

Geraldine Rodriguez

Sydell Rosen

Barbara Rosenberg

Diane Rosenblum

Joyce Rosenthal & Sumner Alpert*

Gabe & Bettina Rosica

Laurie Rosin

Terry & Sam Roth

Nancy Roucher

Lisa Rubinstein

Gerald & Sarah Rudnitski

Willie & Coralease Ruff

Donald Ryberg

Anne Rydlewicz

David Sadkin

Mary Jane Sanacore

Joe & Barbara Sander

Dr. Elliott & Judy Sauertieg

Richard & Rose Scantlebury

Patti & Norm Schimmel

George Schloemer

Gary Schmidt

August & Patty Schmitz

Jane Schroeder

Jeffrey & Nancy Schulman

Manuel & Nadine Schultz

Ellie Schwimmer

Joe Seek*

Carol Lynn Senatore

Frank Setzman

June Shadoan

Jack & Myrna Shapiro

Shirley Shaw

Rona Shays*

Jim Shea

Renee Sheade

James & Lavonne Shedivy

Leon Sickles

Marlene & Arthur Silverman

Bob & Sue Skellan

Ian Smith

Lynn B. Smith

Trude & Phil Smith

Daniel & Nancy Spohn*

Herbert Stacks*

Linda Stark

Myra Steinberg

Roger Stephenson

Janet Sterett

Lee Sternberg

Donald & Isabel Stewart

Kathleen Stewart

Myna & Jeff Stoltz

Jerold & Beth Stone

Jerold Strickler & 

  Martha Mascia-Strickler

Barbara Struth

Wendy Surkis & Peppi Elona

Bonnie Sussman*

Pamela Sweeney

Gerald Tait

Sarah Tate

Lewis & Joanne Taub

Joan Taylor

Dr. Ray & Frances Taylor

Neville Thame*

Jerry & Doris Their

Dawn Thomas

Robert & Rosalie Thomas

G. Richard & Elizabeth Thompson*

James Triant

Phyllis & Joel Tropp*

Bryan Troutman

George & Nancy Troy

Susan Tschesnok

Lynne Tucker

George Turdik

Mike Turk

Beverly Turner

Wendy Ulrich

Helen Vetter

Drs. Sheldon & Vicki Wacksman

Claire Walker

Frank Wall*

Marlene Walters

Kathryn Waltz

Patsy Ware

Joyce Waterbury*

Tom Waters

  In Honor of Linda Poteat-Brown

Marie Watts 

Hannah Weinberg

Dr. & Mrs. Paul Weiner

Jayne Weiss

Stan Weiss

Robert Westpheling

Conni Wheeler*

Richard & Joanne White

David Wildstein

Ella Williams*

Joe & Kay Williams

John Williams

Patricia & Donald Wilson

Robert Winter

Roberta Wladis

Carol Wolf

Barry & Annette Wolfe

Jerry & Carol Wood*

Jacquelyn Woods

Elroy & Jacqueline Woolf*

Susann Wright

Robert Zack

S. Jerome Zackin

Loni Zeichner

Bruce & Amy Zeitlin

Nicholas Zennario

Richard Zietz

Frank & Anita Zimmerman*

Mike & Gail Zinn

Contributions received between Jan. 1, 2017 and Sept. 15, 2017. 

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