Our Supporters

We are so grateful to these organizations and individuals who have contributed in support of Amazing Feats of Storytelling at The House.






Foundation and Government Supporters

Chicago Performance Lab

The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince

The Shubert Foundation

City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events

Illinois Arts Council Agency

Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation

The Pauls Foundation

The Bayless Family Foundation


Corporate Supporters

ComEd, Lighting Sponsor

Latham & Watkins

CH Distillery

HMS Media


Many of our projects are partially supported by a CityArts Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events.

This list reflections donations made from 5/1/2017 to 5/1/2018


Guardians ($4,800+)

Jim Allen
Sharon Baker
Mark and Wendy Campana
Katie Coleman and Kathleen Cronin
Cards Against Humanity
Renee Duba and James Clancy
Laurence Geller
Scott Hughes
Charlie and Laurie Klapperich
Samantha Lidecka
James L. and Margo M. Nederlander
Lou and Jill Raizin
Carol and Dean Schroeder
David Shapiro and Mark Losher
David Spielfogel and Lee Crandell
Woodel Inspiration Fund


Crusaders ($2,400 - $4,399)

Brian Bauer and George Jasinski
August Bechtner
Abby Cucci
Susan and Noel Elfant
The Hagen Family
Carrie Heinonen
Sharon Mathews
Pamela Meyer
Christopher Nugent
Peter Sagal
Jeff and Loren Sampson
Jane Schmitz
Allan Shampine and Kristin Jacobsen
Kathy Witt and Mark Holzman


Champions ($1,020 - $2,399)

Gerry Barad
Georgia Bozeday
Yolanda and James Diesfeld
Paul and Linda Fritz
Karin Kasdorf and Mark Atkinson
Phillip Klapperich
Carly Kocurek
Rachel Kraft and Douglas Brown
Fred and Laura Loesing
David and Alexis Schmitz
Jordan Shields and Sarah Donovan
The Vierling Family
Dennis Watkins
Jamie Lynn White


Superheroes ($600 - $1,019)

Daniel Bond and Eryn Gauen
Joan and Terence Donnelly
Susan Mabrey Gaud
John and Heidi Hagen
David D. Hiller
Margie Korshak and Corky Goodman
Carol and Sam Lovelady
Melinda McMullen and Duncan Kime
Jake and Geri Muhvic
The Overmyer Family
Laurie and Jim Richter
Dr. Joel Sammarco
Brian Sanderson
Karen and Frank Schneider
Elizabeth Seda
Twisted Spoke


Sidekicks ($300 - 599)

Halina Abend
Eduardo Aquije
Bader Family
Richard Basofin and Joan Zahnle
Dr. Rhonda Blair
Tina Brier and David Shapiro
Christopher Burnham
Dave and Gegi Carlson
The Chamberlain Family
Mark and Joann Chmielewski
Michael Connolly and Gae Whitener
Kenneth and Angela Crews
Samuel Crider
Rosemary Crowley
Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Cunix
Kyle Fennell
Dean Gibson
Arla Gomberg
Lark Gray and Michael Foley
Fred Hill
Richard Hollway
Bill Horowitz
Pasi Jouhikainen
Glenn and Lisa Kahn
Eileen LaCario and Tony D`Angelo
Joanne and Craig Leslie
Anne Leyden
Jamey Lundblad
Gene and Magda Mashburn
Bill Melamed and Jamey Lundblad
Doug and Stacey Meyer
Bill O`Keefe and Susan O`Keefe
Mr. and Mrs. Patrick O`Keefe
Ann B. Patterson
Stephane Phifer
Ralph and Charlotte Schell
Roche Schulfer and Mary Beth Fisher
Katrina and Alexander Smith
David Stone
Mari Stuart and Wendy Mages
Nancy and Michael Timmers
Seth and Molly Weener
Teri and John Wilson
John and Teressa Wilson
Sarah and Paul Wine


Operatives ($120 - 299)

Susan R. Benner
Kyle Betterton
Dane Bolinger
Rick Boynton and Criss Henderson
Michael Bruni
Saskia Bryan
Karen Callaway
Janet Carl Smith and Mel Smith
Joyce Chelberg
The Chopin
Melissa Copeland
Lee Dickson and Joe Quartana
Elizabeth Foley
Charlie Frankel
Amanda and Brian Frederick
Tamara "Tami" Gould
Peter and Barbara Griggs
Mary Elizabeth Grimm
James and Linda Hagen
Rob and Lori Hertel
Andrew Hilsberg
Beth and Neil Hirshman
Kevin Paul Hofeditz
Jenny and Brian Immerman
Jon Janego
Pat and Glenn Janik
Jeffery Judd
Robert Kartholl
Lee and Chelsea Keenan
Timothy Kelly
Gail Krueger
Marcia Lampela
John Loop
Richard Losher
Timothy Lyman
Lisa A. Maki
Laura Matalon
Marie and Bill Noland
Eileen O`Donnell
Morsels Patisserie
Mr. and Mrs. Cary Perlman
Nicholas Poluha
Andra and Irwin Press
Lee Dickson and Joe Quartana
Jonathan Ramos
Brian Reif
Tim and Kerri Ressmeyer
Beth Rohlmeier
Sara Romersberger
Mike and Betty Samluk
Brian Satherlie
William Curtis Schade
Gloriane and Jeremy Schmidt
Gene and Rosemary Schulter
Jeffrey Seller
Merry and Dennis Senchak
Robert and Polly Sharer
Scott Silberstein
Brian Sklar and Sharon Sih
Marcus and Martha Smith
Vincent Smith and Alice Silkworth
Ofelia Sobalvarro and John Brooks
Sarah Stec
Beth Strever
Laurie Suomala and John Elfers
Brad Suster and Tom Hernandez
Mary Tancredi
Janet and Edward Teel
Mary Toll
Veronica Whelan & Baldwin Keenan
Bruce and Nancy Woodruff


Agents ($60-119)

Bonnie Althoff
Joshua Bartlett
Stuart Baum
Daniel Brownell
Ryan Buck
Socorro Bustoz
Michael Cardinale and Autumn Mather
Patricia Cawley
Anthony Cerra
Anna Chapin
Zackary Collins
Steve and Laura Cooley
Janet Davies
Steven Davis
Dr. Melvyn and Mrs. Suzanne Defrin
Rick Denezza
The Djurovic Family
Dennis Donelon
Tai Duncan
Lauren Eames
Betty Eaton
Christopher George
Alice Ginsburgh
Sharon Glennon
Michael Griggs
Akiva and Ruth Gross
Lee Hamilton
Susan Hammond
Harriet Hausman
Barbara Hausman
James Hendrickson
Amanda Heuermann
James Hirsch
Tina and Jason Horn
Nicholas and Samantha Hostert
John and Leigh Hourihane
John Hourihane
Bonnie Humphrey
Laura Jansen, Greg Hiss, and Andrew Hiss
Russell Johnson
Jeff Jones
Ostap and Julie Kashuba
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Keenan
Jean Klingenstein
Amanda Kulczewski
Ben and Chloe Lasser
Kate Lipuma
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Loewenstein
Mary Ellen Lukavsky
Robert Macko
Martin-Lustbader Family
Megan and Gabriel Mcelwain
Brett Middendorf
Laurie and Phillip Nevills
John O`Donnell and Bonnie Humphrey
Deborah Oestreicher and Victor Magar
Tracey Olson and David Potthoff
Nikki Piermarini and Robert James
Collette Pollard
Cherilyn Ramberg
Melaney and Dewayne Reed
Joe Reinstein
Ivoni Reyes
Steve Roth
Joanie Rubald
Justin Schell
Mary Jane and Todd Schermer
Kathleen and Greg Schrobilgen
Scott Schroeder
Leslie and Robert Shook
Jordan Simonson
Joan Stephenson
Richard Stoneham
Ben Thiem
Terre Tuzzolino and Alvah White
Melinda Wetzel
Barbara Whitney
Bobbi Zabel
Bruce Zale