To order tickets, call the Box Office: 773-769-4451

Individual Supporters

Black Ensemble Theater proudly recognizes its numerous partners whose contributions provide major programming, capital and general support. These donors are critical to sustaining our fundamental work at the Black Ensemble Theater.

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  Ruby $25,000 - 49,999

  • James & Esther Bryan
  • Dona & Sam Scott

Jade $10,000 - 24,999

  • James A. & Mary H. Bell
  • Greg & Anna Brown
  • Chaz Ebert
  • Alvin Marley
  • Robbie & D’Rita Robinson
  • Ginny Sykes
  • Don & Liz Thompson
  • Anonymous

Onyx $5,000 - 9,999

  • Jeannie L. Adams
  • Fred Bates & Ellen Benjamin
  • Willie & Marian Carrington
  • Eric & Cheryl McKissack
  • Gregory K. Morris, MD & Debra Gardner Morris
  • Ted & Susan Oppenheimer
  • Allen & Lynn Turner

Garnet $2,500 - 4,999

  • Patti C. Bobb
  • Valarie Bomar
  • Diane Day
  • Dasha Dwin
  • Mark & Jodean Furlong
  • Marsha Gorens
  • Deborah Hall
  • Gene & Nancy Haller
  • J. Thomas Hurvis
  • Nelson & Mary Koopman
  • Toni Preckwinkle
  • Eleva Riley
  • Michele Rogers
  • Loretta Rosenmayer
  • Toni S. Smith
  • Natalie Spears & Thomas Pace
  • Dr. Willie L. Wilson
  • Seymour Zitomersky & Barbara LaSpesa
  • Andrea & William Zopp

Coral $1,000 - 2,499

  • Alan Bell
  • Shaun & Andrew Block
  • Karen Bowie
  • Kate & Paul Bradley
  • Percy & Yasmin Brown
  • Leah R. Bruno
  • Maree G. Bullock
  • Cheryl Burton
  • John D. Butler Family Fund
  • Trudy & Jeffrey Carr
  • Muriel E. Clair
  • Barbara Curry
  • Merri Dee
  • Catherine & Matthew Denny
  • Prentice Earl & Kathy Hardin Earl
  • Melanie Ehrhart
  • Jon & Alice Erickson
  • Jean Fishbeck & Judith Popovich
  • Cynthia & Carl Forn
  • Tamela & Debra Frazier
  • Charles Gardner & Patti Eylar
  • Lisa Gardner
  • Norm & Cynthia Goldring
  • Leticia & Michael Gonzalez
  • Michele Hooper & Lemuel Seabrook
  • Michael Hora
  • Senator Mattie Hunter
  • Mary Ann & Jim Hynes
  • Robert & Rose Johnson
  • Shellie and Ralph Jones
  • Grady & Dorothy Jordan
  • Maureen & Bruce Kleinman
  • Deborah J. Lazar
  • Michael & Jacqueline Lewis
  • Dr. Paul M. Lisnek
  • James Lowry
  • William Marovitz
  • Michele Coleman Mayes
  • Arlene Mayes-Johnson
  • Gregory & Debra McWright
  • Cecelia & Lawrence Menaker
  • Floyd Mittleman
  • Tracie Morris
  • Langdon Neal & Jeanette Sublett
  • Michael & Irma Oliver
  • Alexandra Ponce De Leon
  • Anita Ponder
  • Alan Pulaski & Jane Grady
  • Hedy Ratner & Mort Kaplan
  • Ron & Geri Redd
  • Leona Z. Rosenberg
  • Scott Schroeder & Tom Pauly
  • Bob & Barbara Sharfman
  • Helen Shiller
  • Bryon & Susan Stanislaw
  • Richard & Nancy Stevens
  • Susan & Dan Stone
  • Dianna L. Thompson
  • Don Thompson
  • Mayor Elizabeth B. Tisdahl
  • Edward Tracy & Denise McGowan Tracy
  • Monroe & Loretta Walton
  • Deonne & Lewis Wright
  • Karen & Henderson Yarbrough
  • Anonymous

Dear Friends $500 - 999

  • Anna Anrod
  • David Arms
  • Janice Axelrod
  • Alicia Bassuk
  • William Bettencourt & James White
  • Linda Boasmond
  • Robin L. Brown
  • Velma Butler & Company, Ltd.
  • Demetrius Carney
  • Dr. Enid W. Collins
  • Eduardo & Caroline Conrado
  • Lori V. Cook
  • Patricia Cox
  • Kareem Dale
  • Dr. Victor & Joyce Dye
  • Denise & Gary Gardner
  • Corliss Garner
  • Len & Sandy Golden
  • Jo Ellen & Peter Granson
  • Patricia Greene
  • Tim Jackson
  • Dorothy James
  • Edward Kaczmarek & Marie Graham
  • Scott & Jerri Krantz
  • Alfred G. Lewis
  • Robert W. Marwin
  • Marcelle McVay & Dennis Zacek
  • Chlorinda Miller
  • Julia Nowicki
  • Linda Passaglia
  • Lenin Pellegrino
  • Melba Poole
  • Michael & Christine Pope
  • Lawrence J. Richardson
  • Michele Rogers
  • Sarah Royster
  • Bettylu Saltzman
  • Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky
  • Charles Smith
  • Diane Sotiros
  • William Spence
  • Richard Stephenson & Susan Rogers
  • Lynn & Kevin Sutton
  • Lauren Verdich & Gail Morse
  • Dorothy J. Watson
  • Ann Williams & David Stewart
  • Cindy Wolfson
  • Anonymous

Friends $150 - 499

  • Pablo Acosta
  • M. J. Arons
  • William & La Sheron Bankhead
  • Lun Ye Crim Barefield
  • Maureen Beal
  • Martha & Arthur Bell
  • Mary Kay Bottorff
  • Elizabeth Brackett & Peter Martinez
  • Karna M. Burkeen
  • Edson Burton
  • William & Denise Burton
  • Brian Butler
  • Pamela Cabrera
  • Madie Cannamore
  • Emily & Tyrone Carter
  • Gloria Bond Clunie
  • Larry R. Coe
  • Michael & Mary Jane Cole
  • Gladys M. Coleman
  • Kay Collier
  • Sharon Cross
  • Jeff Cummings
  • Stephen D. Cummings
  • Barbara Flynn Currie
  • Margaret Davis
  • Michelle Davis
  • Daina DeNye
  • Soneina & Dan Dobrick
  • Doug Doetsch & Susan Manning
  • Diane L. Douglass
  • Phil Doukas
  • Jeffrey & Tina Dugas
  • Marv & Kim Dyson
  • Rueben D. Echoles
  • George H. & Alfreda R. Eddings
  • Anne & Sharon Eisendrath
  • Paul & Mattie Ellison
  • Arthur & Sue Elster
  • Candice Evans
  • Deborah O. Farmer
  • Barbara Feldman
  • Sunny & Paul Fischer
  • Kash Flournoy-Brazile
  • Don and Rebecca Ford
  • Fellicia Foster
  • Stella Foster
  • Kendall & Charisse Franklin
  • Denise M. Gamble
  • Wanda Gipson
  • Edward Gogol
  • Marla Gordon
  • William R. Gordon
  • Josie Gough
  • Iris & Martin Gradman
  • Billie Jean Gray
  • Thomas R. Green
  • Rochelle Grimbau
  • Richard & Tricia Gronlund
  • Susan & Anthony Grosch
  • Bridget Hall
  • Mark & Danisha Hall
  • Deborah Hardaway
  • Bennie Hargrove, Jr.
  • Tom & Bette Harris
  • Lois & Marty Hauselman
  • Roosevelt Haywood III
  • Phoebe Helm
  • Gene Hendricks & Bruce Hayes
  • Betty Henson
  • Michael & Deborah Hoffman
  • Colette Holt
  • Donald S. Honchell & Susan K. Horn
  • Christine M. Hughes
  • Perri L. Irmer
  • Debra Jennings-Johnson
  • Ramona Johnson
  • Raymond & Janice Johnson
  • Martha Judge
  • Martin & Susanne Kanter
  • Gary & Irene Karczewski
  • Marilyn Katz
  • Marlene Kimbrough
  • Burnette & Marcella King
  • Katherine Kinney
  • Harold & Robin Krinsky
  • Bridget & Thomas Lamont
  • Ruby Larkin
  • Clyde & Tremayne Lemons
  • Sandye & Wayne Lerner
  • Larry Loving
  • Dr. Henri & Arlynn Manasse
  • Ronald & Tracey Maxwell
  • Carol Ann Mayer & James Littwin
  • Edith McCauley
  • Helorna N. McFall
  • Lyle & Katrina Miller
  • Deborah Minor-Harvey
  • Adorn & Barry Mitchell
  • T. Kari Mitchell
  • Reginaldo & Jennifer Montague
  • Johnnie M. Moore
  • Ronald & Daisy Neal
  • Nancy Needles
  • Kent & Nancy Nelson
  • Bruce Nesbitt & Diane Jacobson
  • James & Rhonda Nissen
  • Linda C. O’Bannon
  • Frantz Osse
  • Joan J. Owens
  • Carolyn Palmer
  • Jeffrey Paul
  • Kristin M. Perkins
  • Drs. Lamorris & Carmella Perry
  • Janet Petry & Mary Mills
  • Evie & Lawrence Plofsky
  • Robert Pockmire
  • Bernard Porter
  • Jerry H. Proffit
  • Mr. & Mrs. Thomas L. Reece
  • Judith Reicin & Charles Victor
  • Ron & Alyta Reicin
  • Al Reid
  • Dee Robinson
  • Ed & Lavada Robinson
  • Sharon Rosenzweig
  • Steven A. Salzman
  • Cindy Sam
  • Don Schopfer
  • Roche Schulfer
  • Margaret Simmons
  • Debra Smith
  • Betty Spearman
  • Julia Stasch
  • Willie Marie Taylor
  • Harriet Trop
  • Andre & Nikkela Tucker
  • Roy Turner & Rita Linzy-Turner
  • Deetje Van Opstal
  • Jeff & Bobbie Vender
  • Monica L. Walker
  • James Waller
  • Kim Waller
  • Griselda & Charles Walls
  • Delores E. Warner
  • David & Rose Washington
  • Barbara & Janai Watkins
  • Howard W. Watts III
  • Gene & Sharon Whitehorn
  • Inett Williams
  • Jeremiah D. & Saundra Williams
  • Joel Williams
  • Joseph P. Williams Jr.
  • Susan Winer
  • Brenda Wolf
  • Anonymous
 

 

 

Includes donors who made gifts between January 1, 2015 and April 1, 2016. Please contact the development office at 773.754.3917 regarding corrections to this listing.