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!

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Thank you to our family of donors for supporting WBTT’s 2021-2022 Season
Includes Visionary Circle Donors, Production Sponsors, and Event Sponsors

Contributions received between January 1, 2021 and April 25, 2022

*Denotes 5 years or more of continuous support

Founders

$50,000+
Ali & Gloria Bahaj*
Charles & Margery Barancik
   Foundation
Brunckhorst Family*
FOUNDERS Plus Fund of
The Community Foundation
   of Sarasota County
Kenneth & Sarah Goldblatt
Shelley & Sy Goldblatt*
The Estate of Marilyn Harwell
Dona & Sam Scott and
   The Dona & Sam Scott Foundation
The Wright Foundation

Artistic Directors

$20,000 - $49,999
Anonymous
Steve & Terry Clark*
John J. Clopine Fund of
The Community Foundation
   of Sarasota County*
Kitty & John Cranor*
The Exchange*
Tom & Nancy Flanagan*
Dr. Phil & Suzan Gaynes*
Gulf Coast Community Foundation*
Penelope Kingman*
Stephen Klein
Lynne Koy*
Brock & Julie Leach*
Dr. John & Eilene Maupin
Howard Millman & Carolyn Michel*
Lee & Lydia Rainer,
   Rainer’s Grace Donor Fund,
   A Donor Advised Fund
   of the U.S. Charitable Gift Trust
Mona Rankin
Jack & Priscilla Schlegel*
William G. & Marie Selby Foundation*
The Shubert Foundation
Glenn & Jackie Tilton

Executive Directors

$10,000 - $19,999
Judy Alexander
Cheryl Anderson & Mike Springer &
    Executive Accounting Solutions*
David & Suzanne Arch
Carol Beeler in Memory of
   Tom Beeler
Sue Coyne & The
   Lewis Foundation*
Center for Faith & Freedom
Jerome & Cynthia Davis*
Robert E. Dods Family Foundation*
Linda Fiorelli
Mike & Karen Gardiner*
Marilyn & James Heskett*
 Michele Hooper & Lemuel Seabrook
Dr. Donald & Doris Johnson*
William & Elizabeth Johnston*
Victor Kaufman & Elizabeth Rainey
Carolyn Keystone & Jim Meekison*
The Koffman Family
Pat Kordis
Jonathan & Michelle Mitchell
Marian Moss*
Patricia Potter*
Rose Marie Proietti
Robert Russell
Sarasota Magazine*
Ken Schneier & Cynthia Craig
Bayne & Jeanie Stevenson
The Vincent Family
Dr. Bernard & Lois Watson and
   The William Penn Foundation*
Susan & Charles Wilson*

Playwrights

$5,000 - $9,999
Anonymous
Scott B. & Annie P. Appleby
   Charitable Trust
Honorable Dennis W. Archer &
  Honorable Trudy DunCombe Archer*
George & Jessica Armstrong &
   The Rosemary and Rosemary & Thyme
Ann Babcock
Adele Fleet Bacow &
   Lawrence S. Bacow
Phil Baker
Tom & Karen Bernstein
Jerry & Helga Bilik*
Robert Blattberg &
   Rebecca Donelson
Marty & Barbara Bowling*
Miles & Barbara Capron*
Liza & Carl Caruso*
Ping Faulhaber in Honor of
   Andrew & Judith Economos
FCCI Insurance Group*
Rita Greenbaum in Memory
   of Ron Greenbaum*
Joel Howard & J. Tracy Tucker*
The Huisking Foundation, Inc.*
Dr. Donald & Doris Johnson*
Jolan Foundation Corp.
Curtis Jordan & Paige Petersen
Steven Kalt &
   Robert Heeren*
Tammy Karp
David Kotok & Christine Schlesinger*
Virginia Lipton*
Alison & Howard Madsen*
Joan J. Mathews Charitable Fund
   of Gulf Coast Community Foundation*
Dr. Martin Max
Dr. Randall & Karen Morgan*
Drs. Joel & Gail Morganroth
Bob & Andi Munzer*
Daniel Nalven &
   Barbara Jacobs-Nalven*
David & Francine Newman
Lou & Rosemary Oberndorf
Dorothy O’Brien & Dick Antoine
Dr. Sarah Pappas
Gregory & Kimberly Parris
Cecil & Shirley Pickett*
Robert Russell
Dr. Bob & Beth Scheible
David Shapiro - Semkhor
Robert & Teresa Simmons*
Leslie Smith
Rosa L. & Willie Stanfield*
Linda Steinberger*
Jim & Charlie Ann Syprett*
Susan Travers
David & Lois Wilkins*
Bob & Angelia Wood*
Bliss & Maryanne Young

Directors

$2,500 - $4,999
Anonymous
Peg Allen & Steve Dixon*
Douglas & Carolyn Anderson*
Artefact Design, Inc.*
Steve & Shari Ashman
Walton & Deborah Beacham
Dr. Alfonso & Brenda Belsito*
Carolyn Blum
Murray Bring &
   Kay Delaney*
Charles & Theresa Brown
Bruce & Elaine Burton*
Janet & Phil Cady*
Claudia Cardillo
Chris & Patricia Caswell*
Joyce Cekander*
Dave & Elaine Charney*
Mariana Cotten
Gene & Linda Crump
Dr. Eldi & Denise Deschamps*
Anonymous
Leon & Marge Ellin*
Jim & Angela Freeman*
Gary & Bernice Giscombe*
Kofi Glover*
HBKS Wealth Advisors &
   Dean Piccirillo
Kenneth & Mitzie Henson
Gail & Bob Hetler*
Tomeika Hunter-Koski*
Amb. Jeanette Hyde*
Ted & Jean Ingersoll
Jacqueline Jones
Warren & Thekla Kahn
James & Pauline Kennedy
Edward Keon & Pat Kennelly*
C. Malachowski*
Meadows Dental Associates*
Marie McKee & Robert Cole* 
Victor & Mercidees McTeer
Dale & L. Kristin Menard
George & Janet Miles*
Gloria Moss*
Martha Murphy &
   Kathy Holmok*
Northern Trust*
Michael Page &
   Debra Flynt-Garrett*
Lee & Bob Peterson Foundation
Irwin & Andra Press
Barbara Raphael*
Marta Riordan & James Boyle
RoseBay International, Becky Culp & Jackie Woods*
Skip & Gail Sack*
David J. Sales &
   Pauline L. Wamsler
David Schwartz & Nan Thompson
Eva T. Slane*
Susan Straus*
Elizabeth Sublette
Dr. Ray & Fran Taylor
Peter & Judi Wasserman
Paul & Kathie Westpheling*
David & Lois Wilkins
F. Joseph Wilson

Choreographers

$1,000 - $2,499
Michael Alverez
C. Alan & Jill Anderson*
Anonymous
Donald & Cathy Baillie
James & Lynette Bennett
Linda & Bill Berliner
Jim & Linda Bodycomb
LaTerry Butler*
William & Debra Buttaggi*
Alina Bromund Cemitier,
   Truist Wealth
Robert & Tami Byler
David & Edie Chaifetz
The Martin D. Cohen
   Family Foundation*
Jean Cooper
John “Bill” Coughlin
Tom & Dana Cunningham
Katharina Curless
Douglas & Wilma Eden
Roger & Sally Effron*
Mitchell & Dawn Epstein

Dr. Alan E. Feen Charitable Trust
   in Honor of Nate Jacobs
Larry & Shane Fishman
Stu & Rhoda Friedman
Lonnetta Gaines*
Ron Gault & Charlayne Hunter-Gault
John & Geraldine Gibbs*
Anthony & Adela Glover
Julia & Steve Goldberg
The Albert Goodstein
   Family Foundation
Stephen & Elaine Graham
Mark & Janet Hammer*
Kathie Hayes
Noel & Terry Hefty in Honor
  of Howard Millman
Horizons Unlimited Christian Academy
Annazette Houston
Charlie Huisking*
Joseph & Jean Hurd
Mark & Penny Jackson*
Christine Jennings*
Hon. Clarance Jones & Maureen Jones
Amb. James Joseph &
   Mary Braxton Joseph*
Darlene Kalada & Richard Bryan*
Jane Kelly
Tom Kirdahy
Michael & Terri Klauber*
Ted & Betsy Kleinmaier
Carl Koenig & Constance Sanders*
Lenny & Susan Landau*
Jennifer Lauffer
James & Ellen Marsey
David & Rebecca Marsh
William & Elaine McClure
Lana & Mark McGorry*
Peter & Sandra Morris
Frank & Josephine Nicolosi
Kevin North
Peter Olle
Barbara O’Neil
Debbie Orth & Kimberly Tocci
Ralph & Peggy Passino
Walton & Donna Pearson
Jeffrey Peterson
Neil Phillips
Susan Rawson
Dr. Jacqueline Ray*
Dennis Rees & Felice Schulaner*
James & Vicki Rollo
Lynne D. Ross, Designer
Jonathan & Barbara Ryder
David & Jole Sandblom
Sarasota County Bar Association
   Diversity and Inclusion Fund at
   the Community Foundation of
   Sarasota County
Tobi Schneider
Mona Schonbrunn
Revs. William Schulz & Beth Graham
Maureen Shea
David & Robin Shapiro*
Michael Shelton*
Barbara & Jeffrey Shivers*
Vernon & Natalie Sievers*
Jeffrey Smith & Deborah Mix
  in Honor of Nate Jacobs
Nancy Snell & Rodney Knutson
Renee & Bill Stevens
Greg Stikeleather
John Suhre
Ed Town & Steve Rubin
Jane Traub
Beverlyn Truehart
Salten Weingrod Family Fund at the
   Rhode Island Foundation
Welch Family Charitable Fund*
Ron & Geri Yonover
Mary Zabin*
Janice Zarro
Judy Zuckerberg &
  George Kole*

Designers

$500 - $999
Barbara & Ron Archbold
Robert Betagole
Myrna Blume
Tony & Irene Britt
Susan & Jim Buck
Frank Buzan
Vicki Chatley
Sam & Pam Citron
Neal Colton
Jill Considine
Bill Covington
Ray Davies
Mary Doering
Amy & Michael Drake
Linda Elliff
Frank & Barbara Fleischer
Bill & Joyce Fletcher
Florida Suncoast Chapter
   of Society Inc.
Nancy Gold
Roz Goldberg*
Joe Grabowski
Marvin & Anne Marie Greene
George & Elizabeth Hall
 Howard Harris*
Debbie & Larry Haspel in
   Memory of Shelley Goldblatt
Rick Helbing
Maurice & Marian Hirsch in Honor of
   Howard Millman’s 90th birthday
Beatrice Holt
Dr. C.H. Amar & Mira Inalsingh
Toby Kaulkin in Honor of
  Shelley & Sy Goldblatt
Gerald Kilanoski
Ted & Betsy Kleinmaier
Steven Krause*
John & Joan Leach
Bruce Lehman
Sheila Lewis
Horace & Lorrie Liang
Nelida Llovio
Frank Maher
Sonya Malunda
Steve & Nancy Mayer
Stephen Meuler
Gunter & Anita Mrotzek
Charlie Munn
Steven Neumeister
Jane & Tom Oliver
Susan Palmer
Chuck & Nancy Parrish
James Pate
Alan & Sunny Pervil*
Ann Hobson Pilot &
   Prentice Pilot*
Rebecca Preston
Eileen Raffo
Mary Jo Reston*
Dewey Robinson
Paul Robson & Brett Morse
Robert & Diane Roskamp
  in memory of Ron Greenbaum
Lynne Ross*
Willie & Coralease Ruff
Gail & Skip Sack in
   Memory of Shelley Goldblatt
Lawrence Sage
Michael Shelton*
The Society, Incorporated,
   Florida Suncoast Chapter
Markus & Ingrid Summers
Dennis Thompson & Nancy Boxil Thompson
Michael Veon
Helen Vetter
Robert Walker & Pamela Greer
Susanne Wamsler
Chuck & Sheila Weiss*
Richard & Joanne White
Young, Black & Giving Back

Stage Hands

$35 - $499
Anonymous
Francine Achbar
Kathleen Adams
Stuart & Barbara Aferiat
Pamela Akins
Anthony Allen
Janice Amara
Constance Anderson*
Anne Andorn
Janet Andres
Robert Appel
Meghan Arnold
David Artzerounian
Lurline Aslanian
Tracy Austin
Patricia & R.E. Baer
Stacy Baer
Lawrence & Stephanie Bailey
Helen Baker
Judith Balmer
Donna Bardgett
John & Maria Bartlett
Henry Battie*
Carl Battle
Carole Beebe
Thomas & Marie Belcher
Augustine Bell
Richard Belle & Marie Pogozelski
Thomas Bercal
Carolyn Benedict-Drew
Barbara Benjamin & Carol Procter
Barry & Suzy Benjamin
Florence Bercal
Richard & Charlotte Berman
Celeste Betjemann
Allan & Linda Birdy
Terry Black
Lynn Blackledge
Paul Blankman
Cookie Bloom
Rotraut Bockstahler*
Penelope Bodry-Sanders in Honor
  of Penelope Kingman
Karen Booth
Joseph & Susan Boston
Arthur Boyce
Susan Boyd
Charlene Boykins
Terry Brackett
Jerry & Pamela Brabant
Irene & Anthony Britt
Nancy Bronska
Marjorie Broughton
Dorothea Brown
Sunny Brownrout
Kathryn Buckles
Judy Buffa
Kathryn Buckles in Honor of
  Teresa Simmons’ Birthday
Jehanne Burch
Charles Burks
Becky Burns
Della Burt-Bradley
Valerie Busby
Carol Butera
Paula Butler
Cookie Carlson
Diane & Gordon Carter
Marie Casner
Faye Castrucci
Patricia Cerefice
Carla Chatham
Nora Cietek
Barbara Cocchi
Wayne Cohen
Duane & Karen Compton
Jane Conner
Mary Conway
Bette Lou Cookson
Brad Cooper
Ron Cooper
Linda Cordisco
Tracey Corporan
Kathleen Coty
Stephen Craig
Libby Cranor
Cheryl Crenshaw-Robinson
Judith Cuppy
Louise Dailey
Kim Davis*
Rosalie Davis
Nancy Dearman
Virginia De Buys & Jerry Johnson
Robert DeFillippi
Rawl & Jane Deland
Democratic Womens Club of Sarasota County
Kathleen Denning*
Daniel Denton
Anita DeVine
Robert & Christine Deutsch
Lee Dillon in Memory of
   Shelley Goldblatt
Dennis Dionne
Chris Dixon
Linda Dockendorf
Randolph Douglas
James Doyle
Thomas Drew
Roberto & Eleanor Dunmoodie
Christopher Eisenberg
Susan Ellis
Robert & Sandra Endres
Jenni Engleman
Thomas Esposito
Robert & Iris Fanger in Honor of
   Mike & Karen Gardiner
Dorothy Fannell
Tiffany Farrell
Kathleen Faught
Robin Fetsch
Deborah Fineman
Sandy Fink
Lois Fisch
Linda Fischer
Larry Fishman
Robert & Jacqui Fitzgerald*
Theo Fletcher
Wendi Fogelson
David Forde
Valerie Forsythe
Herbert Fox
Deborah Franczek
D Franklin
Linda Franklin
Jim & Angela Freeman
Barry & Suzan Friedman
Carmel Frost
Susan Galvin
Sonja Garcia
Adele Garrison
Linda Garvin
Paul & Karen Geck
Robert  & Anne Germain
Rich & Abby Gerrity*
Everett & Mary Gendler
Charles & Leslie Gerhardt
Robert & Anne Germain
Marty Gervasi
Herman & Wanda Gilbert*
Tony Gibbons
Suzanne Gladfelter
Marilyn Graves
Stephen Graves
B. Lee Green
Eric Greenberg
Pamela Greer & Robert Walker
Michael & Diane Griffith
Susan Ross Green
Stacey Price Grossman in Honor of
  Teresa Simmons’ Birthday
Susan Haedicke
Maureen Hager
Andrew & Felicia Hall
Robert Hall
Barry Halpern
Jerry Hamovit
Steve & Jane Handley
Teri Hansen
Lorna Hard
Norman Hatter
George & Felice Hedge
Eric Henry
Susan Herring
Alan & Joyce Hersh
Anne Heyns
Jeanne Hickey
Penny Hill
Mary Jo Hixon
Ann Hogg
Linda Holl
Linda Holland
Paul Hollinger
Cecelia Horwitz
Dale Horwitz*
Joan & John Hughes in Memory
   of Doris Mitchell
Joseph & Jean Hurd
Ennis Jacobs
Angela Jarrar
Linda Jenewein
Robert Jenkins
Christine Jennings in
   Memory of Shelley Goldblatt
Judeth Jensen
Joan Johnson
Manuel Johnson
James & Theresa Joiner
Lynn Jones
Thomas Jones
Elinor Jordan
Regina Joyce
Rabbi Samantha Kahn
Alyssia Lazin Kapic
Annette Kaplan
Kappa Kappa Gamma
   Alumnae Club
Sharon Karon
Michael Karsen
Sheila Kasdan
David Katz
Loretta Katz in Honor of
  Shelley & Sy Goldblatt
Willie King
Sidney Kingman & Amanda Stough
Dr. Laura Kingsley
Juergen Kirschke
Marlene Kitchell
Amy Klein
Carole Kleinberg
Robin Klein-Strauss
Carla Koeffler*
Karen Koenig
Sarah Karon
Ellen Kramer
Steven Krause in Memory of
   Shelley Goldblatt
Lee Krompart
Arnold Kropf
Anna Kuipers
Mary Kukainis & Robert Procter
Gerald & Karen Lahn
Mark Lancaster & Nancy Woodruff
Jonathan Landsberg
Lucy & Jim Lapides
Sophia LaRusso*
Gerald & Valerie Law
Cathy Layton
Joshua Leach
Terry Leland
Donald & Ann Leona
Bob & Susan Lewis
Sheila Lewis
Carol Linker
Lois Lipscomb-Risacher
Jeremy Lisitza
Joyce Locklear*
John Long
Ronni & Marc Loudy
Joan Lovell
Peter & Margaret Lowndes
Marilyn Lucht
Ronald Lusen
Sam & Sue Luten
Jeffrey Lynn
Ruth & Andy Maass
Linda Macaskill
Delmar Macaulay
Deborah MacConnell
Jane MacCormack
Wayne Magee
Dixie Mahan
Pat Mahoney-Zaehe
Carole Maisel
Sonya Malunda & Dr. E. Charles Lampley
   In Memory of Doris Mitchell
Ronda Manasse
Richard & Debora Marshall
James Martin
Sally Masek
Jacqueline Massari
C Maureen Mathews
Steve & Nancy Mayer
Rita Mazer
Robert McCaa
Carol Mcclenahan
Pierre McCormick
John & Carole McDermott
Patricia McGrath
Edith McGuire
Kathleen McKown
Judith McNeeley
Tomasa Mes
Stephen Meuler
Robert Meza &
   Carolyn Williams Meza in
   Honor of Mona Rankin
Allison Mignone
Robert & Sharon Miller
Nancie & Stuart Mishlove in Honor
   of Teresa Simmons’ Birthday
Fred & Missi Missad
Turner Moore
Melody Mora-Shihadeh
Linda Morassi
Jo Morello & Jack Gilhooley*
Michelle Morris
Allen & Roberta Morton
Allen Morton
Avolon Moses
Eric Mower
Ronald & Sandra Mulder
Pamela Myers
Iris Nahemow
David & Pearila Namerow
Michael Nash
Gerald Nehra
Network for Good
Jon Newman
Kevin North
Connie Norton
Leslie & Charlie Ohl
Joan Ohlson
Vickie Oldham*
Kathleen Olson
Barbara O’Neil
Ray & Sandra Orlandi
Dale Otterman
Nila & Martin Padarathsingh*
Stephanie Pangia
Deborah Parker
Pauline Parrish & Cathy Wilson
Lewis Patterson
Richard & Rosalie Pears
Natalie Peeples
Linda Pernigotti
Kris Perry
Erika Peterson
Jayne Phelps
Nancy Phillips
Melinda Place
Jeanette Planes
Hope Pomerantz
David & Marilyn Powell
Vera Pressley
Ronald Primeau
Henri & Marilyn Quintal
Joan Rachlin
John & Jill Raleigh
Sharon Ramey
Patricia Ready
Judith Reed
Joan & Larry Reinebach
Ethel Revels
Edward & Sandra Rich
Larry Richardson
Kathleen Richmond
Nancy Riney
Jeanne Rivard
Ronald Rose
Laurie Rosin*
Judith Rosner
Karol Ross
Terry & Sam Roth
Lisa Rubinstein in Memory
   of Shelley Goldblatt
Sue Rupp
Linda Ruppert
Lawrence Sage
Mary Jane Sanacore
Sally Sandblom
Sarasota County Tax
   Collector Staff
William & Diane Sarnat
Daisy Saunders*
Elizabeth Scanio
John Scibak
Ronald & Gail Schimel
Arlene Schler
Mildred Schwartz
Fred & Ellie Schwimmer
Ruth Scribner* in Honor of
   Marlene Gunning’s Birthday
E Joseph Seek*
Carole & John Segal
Lisa Seidensticker
Kimberly Sewell
Ron & Emme Shapiro
Maureen Shea
Caryl Sheffield & James Stewart
Wayne Sheppard
Michael Shelton
Vernon & Natalie Sievers
Linda & Dick Silverman
Irwin & Susan Singer
Dawnyelle Singleton
Frank Smith
Margaret Smullen
Cynthia Smyth
Esta Snider
Dwaine Snow
Rose Sobol
Nancy Solar
Linda Solomon
Matt Sperling*
Rae Spicer
Dan Spohn
Michael & Maryalice Stamer
Linda Stark
Pat Steck
Roger & Harriet Stephenson
Amy Stevens & North Port High School
Audrey Stewart
Kathleen Stewart
Anne Stein
Ruth Stoner
Max & Sue Supica
Millard & Joann Surrency*
Bonnie Sussman
Mary Swanton
Carolyn Syphax-Young
Jolica Taguiped
Gerald Tait
Marcia Jean Taub in Honor
  of Howard Millman’s 90th Birthday
Deborah Taylor
Henry & Valerie Taylor
Janet Taylor*
Jerry Thier
Armentia Thomas
Robert Thomas
Larry & Pat Thompson
Marilyn Thompson
Mike Thompson
Richard & Mary Lou Thrush
Claudia Tibbets
Joel & Phyllis Tropp
Bryan Troutman
Marjorie Tucker
Richard & Lynne Tucker
Lana Turner*
Lynn Turner
Dianne Underwood
Victoria Urban
Karen Vereb
Helen Vetter
Conrad Wagner
Ernst Waldeck
Claire Walker
Mark Wasmund
Jeff Wasserman
Vicki Waters
Ralph Weaver
Carlotta Webb
MaryLou Webster
Mike Weddle
Karen Wehner
Dr. & Mrs. Paul Weiner
Natalie Weinstein
Ronald Weintraub
Michael Weis
Chuck & Sheila Weiss
   in Memory of Shelley Goldblatt
Susan Wertman & Ann Quackenbush
Mark Weiss
Frederic White
Amb. Barry & Winsome Wells*
Frederic White
Allison Grant Williams & Darrell A. Williams
   in Memory of Doris Mitchell
Ella Williams
Laurie Winger
Carol Wood
Woods Williams Family Foundation
   at the Community Foundation of
   Sarasota County in Honor of
   Black History Month
Nancy Woodruff
John & Jane Yoder
Marsha Zapson
Barbara Zdravecky*
Bruce & Amy Zeitlin*