Support and Funding for the Skidmore College Theater
We are most grateful to the many generous donors who have supported our program over the years.
Through their generous gifts, the following Patrons have enabled us to bring many guest performers, speakers, workshops, directors, and designers to our program. The endowments established by these donors continue to enrich our program each year.
Arnold Bernhard Foundation Endowed Fund to Benefit Skidmore Theater
Special thanks to Jean Buttner
Nancy Mergentime Silverman Theater Fund
Special Thanks to Irving Silverman
The Stephanie Mnookin Theater Department Research and Creative Project
This provides financial support for a senior to pursue professional projects upon graduation
Special Thanks to:
David & Meredith Apicella
Robert and Eva Levine
Steven and Peggie Shore
Steven Hirschberg and Marke Rubenstein
The Shakespeare & Company Summer Intensive Scholarship
This enables deserving students to attend the five-week Summer Intensive actor training program at Shakespeare & Company in Lenox, Massachusetts.
Special thanks to our Anonymous Donor
Pettigrew Memorial Donors
The Skidmore Theater Department wishes to thank the following donors for their thoughtful and generous contributions in memory of Kazuko Pettigrew, one of our most loyal supporters:
Barbara Adams, Louis Gold, Elaine Blair, Lorraine Grant, Edna Bourdeau, Elaine Pettigrew Hurley, Patricia and Thomas Fox, Ingrid Keys, Carol and Dale Gerbing, Bethany Pettigrew Maglione, Joy Pinnell, and William Schilling
Friends of the Theater
Our Friends of the Theater program provides vitally important support for departmental functions and academic activities, as well as for the productions themselves.
By subscribing to our performance Season, you’ll be supporting the work we do and getting some great perks for yourself, such as show tickets, preferred seating, invitations to special events, and your name listed in our programs and lobby display. We host a special reception annually in the spring to honor and pay tribute to all the Friends of the Skidmore Theater.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to become a Friend of the Theater and contribute to our program.
Producer’s Circle ($1,000–up)
April and Howie Furst
Director’s Circle ($500–$999)
Cheryl and Bill Winter
Jeffrey A. Jannuzzo
Gloria and Al Ciejka
Larry and Barbara Opitz
Carol and Ed Schneiderman
J. Kevin Jones
Laura I. Kramer
Martha and Chuck McCullagh
Ken and Warella Browall
Lewis and Sonia Taub
Barry M Pritzker and Donna Heiland
Karen Weltman and Jon R. Sterngass
George Jr. and Dolores Wilson
Joseph Scordato and Karen Wendell
Terence and Anne Diggory
John and Tina Iredale
Edward and Susan Salzman
Victor L. Cahn
Michael L. Ravin
Catherine and George Pardos