2020-2021 Production Sponsors

Through the generosity of our Production Sponsors, WBTT is able to present the highest quality shows that bring exciting, educational and fun entertainment to a diverse audience at an affordable price.

Outdoor WBTT Performance

Light Up the Night (fall run)

Outdoors at WBTT
Created & Directed by Nate Jacobs

October 9-November 1, 2020

Presenting Sponsors
Dr. Phil & Suzan Gaynes
Rose Marie Proietti

Leading Sponsors
Nancy & Tom Flanagan
Mike & Karen Gardiner
Shelley & Sy Goldblatt
Pat Kordis
Linda Steinberger

Co-Sponsors
Ali & Gloria Bahaj
Phil Baker & Steve Graham
Miles & Barbara Capron
Liza & Carl Caruso
Elaine & Dave Charney
Amb. Jeanette Hyde
& Christine Jennings
David Kotok
    & Christine Schlesinger
Patrick T. & Mary M. Mulva
Sarasota Magazine
Betsey Sublette

 

Light Up the Night (winter run)

Outdoors at WBTT
Created & Directed by Nate Jacobs

February 12-March 14, 2021

Presenting Sponsors
Shelley & Sy Goldblatt

Leading Sponsors
Miles & Barbara Capron
Mike & Karen Gardiner

Co-Sponsors
David & Suzanne Arch
Ali & Gloria Bahaj
Bruce & Elaine Burton
Designing Women Boutique
Amb. Jeanette Hyde
Penelope Kingman
David Kotok
    & Christine Schlesinger
Sarasota Magazine
Rosa L. & Willie M. Stanfield

 

Pipeline

by Dominique Morisseau
Directed by L. Peter Callender

New WBTT production filmed live onstage
Screening outdoors April 24–May 2
Streaming on demand May 1–23

Presenting Sponsor
Benjamin Handelman
in Memory of Judith G. Handelman

Leading Sponsors
Shelley & Sy Goldblatt
Sidney & Mary Harris
Howard Millman &
    Carolyn Michel

Co-Sponsors
David & Susan Arch
Honorable Dennis W. Archer
    & Honorable Trudy DunCombe Archer
Liza & Carl Caruso
Sandra & William Farrow
Mike & Karen Gardiner
Bernice & Gary Giscombe
Gail & Bob Hetler in Honor of
    L. Peter Callender
Michele Hooper & Lemuel Seabrook
Dr. Donald & Doris Johnson
David Kotok
    & Christine Schlesinger
Virginia Lipton & Frank Malickson
Mona Rankin
Sarasota Magazine

 

Sistas in the Name of Soul

Created, Adapted and Directed by Nate Jacobs

Outdoors at WBTT
May 8-June 6

Presenting Sponsors
Shelley & Sy Goldblatt

Leading Sponsors
Nancy & Tom Flanagan
Ron & Rita Greenbaum
Michele Hooper &
Lemuel Seabrook
Koffman Family
Pat Kordis
Linda Steinberger

Co-Sponsors
Virginia & Ravi Akhoury
Honorable Dennis W. Archer
     & Honorable Trudy DunCombe Archer
Ali & Gloria Bahaj
Kitty & John Cranor
Mike & Karen Gardiner
Dr. Donald & Doris Johnson
David Kotok &
Christine Schlesinger
Patrick T. & Mary M. Mulva
Sarasota Magazine
Susan Straus
Dr. Ray & Fran Taylor