The Circle of Angels 

As a nonprofit theater dedicated to connecting people in our diverse communities through bold, resonant theater, we rely on the generosity of donors to support our critically acclaimed and award-winning productions as well as our innovative educational and community engagement programs. With longstanding ties to Sierra Madre and the greater San Gabriel Valley, we remain committed to engaging a diverse audience and inspiring the next generation of artists and theater lovers. Be a part of our Circle of Angels today!

Tiers and Benefits for The Circle of Angels

Benefits in addition to those offered to lower categories

 
$40,000         Season Underwriter 
Recognition as a season underwriter on all program covers and outreach material
Recognition on the theater marquee on Sierra Madre Boulevard
One-of-a-kind exclusive benefits by mutual design   
 
$25,000        Play Underwriter   
Expanded recognition as an underwriter in all outreach channels (digital and print)
Personal recognition and appreciation as an underwriter during curtain speeches
One-of-a-kind exclusive benefits by mutual design
 
$10,000         Star      
Exclusive performances for you to treat your guests
 
$5,000          Angel    
Expanded recognition on the first page all print programs
 
$2,500          Producer 
Invitation to a fine dining experience as the guest of our board of directors
Recognition as a Producer on the first page of all print programs
  
$1,000          Director
Invitation to the Annual Director's Circle Gathering
 
$500             Promoter
Take part in creating the art at a special rehearsal event
 
$250             Patron
Special donor access to our famous first-night soirées
Recognition by the artists at our exclusive donor appreciation events
Recognition on our Circle of Angels lobby signage
 
$100             Friend
Recognition on our website and digital outreach


Our Supporters - The Circle of Angels


The Sierra Madre Playhouse thanks the following members of the
Circle of Angels for their generous contributions in support of our work.

Foundations, Grants, & Underwriters
Anawalt Lumber & Materials Co. • AT&T • California Humanities • City of Sierra Madre • County of Los Angeles • David Lee Foundation • Harvey & Ellen Knell Foundation • Panda Express • RoadEx America • Sierra Madre Community Foundation • U.S. Small Business Association

Season Underwriters
Ward & Louise Calaway • David & Maggi Gordon

Stars ($10,000 and higher)
Louise Neiby • Fran Syverson

Angels ($5,000 and higher)
A-Mark Foundation • Estelle Campbell • Frank & Cindy Costello • Max Factor III • Christian Lebano • Wedgbury Akita Family Trust • Robbie & David Zeidberg

Producers ($2,500 - $4,999)
Caplin Family Foundation • Chang Huan Hsueh • Alison Kalmus • Laura Lin & the Kudos Education Center • Paul Scranton • Sarah Spector • Jimmy Ying & Ying Jun

Directors ($1,000 - $2,499)
Brian & Delna Abernathy • William & Sasha Anawalt • Asian Pacific American Friends of the Theater • Lydia Bangston (in memory of Barry Schwam) • Bolton Foundation • Sandra Ludig Brooke • Louise Bryson • Ted & Kathy Calleton • Chinese American Citizens Alliance • Maria & Kai Chorng • Donald Cotton • Martha Denzel • Walt Fidler • Steven Fiorillo (in memory of Barry Schwam) • Kenneth Goldstein • The Hakman Family (in memory of Bob Hakman) • Mindy & Jim Halls (in memory of Maggi Gordon) • Jesse & Yolanda Hathaway • Patrick & Jill Holland • Joan Crow's Exercise Group • Jim & Leigh Kelly • Harvey & Ellen Knell • Charles & Donna Lebano • Kathy McCormick • Janice Nelson & Doug Hayes • Jan & Dick Pearson • Julie Rosenthal • Debbie & Tony Seanez • Evelyn Blackburn Shaffer • Sierra Madre Civic Club • Vanessa Silberman & Joseph Widman • Nicholas Sim & Chia-Ying Liu-Sim • Philip Smith (in memory of Bettijune Kruse) • Linda & Carl Stude • Taylor's Ol’ Fashioned Meat Markets • Luther Tsinoglu • Greg & Glenda Vanni • Eileen & Mark Walker

Promoters ($500 - $999)
Jeff & Patricia Barron • Dorothy Bilajiw • John & Marta Capoccia • Patrick Y Challita DDS INC • Joey Crawford & Cal Chong (in memory of Bob Hakman) • Tim Dang & Darrel Cummings • Helena Czepiec • Maureen Daniels • Delahooke Appraisal Company • Marlene Enmark • Pauline Fairbanks (in memory of Paul Fairbanks) • Ken & Sharon Fong • John S. Gong • Nicole & Daniel Gordon (in honor of David Gordon) • Frank Hall • Dave Howard • Joan Crow's Bridge Group • Lance Johnson • Bob & Martie Kawahara • Kim Kelley (in memory of Charles Kissinger & Barry Schwam) • Albert Kirk • Kiwanis Club of Sierra Madre • Janette Ledea • Jason Ma • Kenneth & Elisabeth McLemore • Ann C. Palmer • Poppy Cake Baking Company • Andrew Posner & Judy Louie • Linda Puchalski • Margaret & John Quigley • Redstone Commercial Real Estate • Donald & Carole Roback • Millicent Sanchez & Sidney Kanazawa • Santa Anita Park • Grace Shen • Sierra Madre Woman's Club • Stephen Soldo • Rodney & Joan Spears • Kit & Tony van Tulleken (in memory of Maggi Gordon) • Anne M. Vaughan • Judy Webb Martin • Karen Wong & Scott Lee

Patrons ($250-$499)
Chris Adams • Jeanne Adams • Catherine Addé • Rachelle Arizmendi • Doris Arima • Rick Arthur • Albert E. Aubin • Mike & Christa Backstrom • Phyllis Bailey • Best Buy Drugs • The Boston Foundation • Aimee Brazeau • Gina Calvelli & Lorri Jean • William & Ilse Cassell • Rose Chan Loui & Warren Loui • Wendy Chang & the Stuart Foundation • Judie Cimino • Gary Crews (in memory of Richard Lottridge) • Mary Dang • Tom & Dawn Denison • Nancy Dorn • Michael & Maggie Ellis • Janet Gourley • Robin & Janie Guentert • Suzanne & Lawrence Haller • Kiley Hanish • Michael Hegeman • Karen Hsueh & Patrick Shen • Georgie Kajer • Liza Kerrigan • Sally Lew • Jessica Lim • Kathleen Makarewicz • Andrea & Nicholas Marshi • Jeanne Martin • Thomas McVittie • Katherene Meisch • MB Meudell & Mike Merrigan • Mothercluck LLC and Mother Moo Creamery • Gay Osborn • Douglas Parker & Heather Roberts-Parker • Mikala Rahn • Bill & Sharon Ramsey • Emmanuelle Remy & Thomas Riley • Jeanne Sakata & Tim Patterson • Diane & Jerry Siegel • Donald Songster • Bob & Sue Spears • Fae Stephens • Randy & Mari Tamura • Melissa Tanaka • Marilyn Tokuda • Gedde Watanabe • Pamela Winters • Frankie Yan • Gay Yuen  

Friends ($100-$249)
Anonymous x2 • Adrienne & Fernando Alegre • Ken & Shirley Anhalt • Barbara & Keith Ansell • Dennis & Barbara Barbarics • Cheryl Barfoot • Roxanne Barker • Cynthia Basco • Adrienne Bass • Mary Baville • Laura Beal • Sue Beall • Helen Bechtolt Stapenhorst • Colleen & Paul Bischoff • Pamela Bivens • Erica Blodgett • John Bottala • Mary Brooks • Gabrielle Bruvaris • Buccaneer Lounge Inc. • Barbara Burnett • California Community Foundation • Lynda Canzoneri • Marc Carlson • Gerald B. Carlton • Kathryn Carpenter • Marion Catalano • Clifton Chang • Lydia Chen Shah • Daniel Chevalier • Russell Cinque • Janet D Clancy • Deborah Taylor Clapp • Gunnel Cole (in memory of Bettijune Kruse) • Jean & Ron Coleman • Julia Collins • Margaret Cooney • Ethel & Bruce Cristol (Dionysians Club for Bettijune Kruse) • Joan Crow • Melinda Cummings • Irma Cunningham • Susan Day • Marilyn Diaz • Barbara Ehrlich • Janet & Bob Elezian (in memory of Bob Hakman) • Liane Enkelis (in memory of Bettijune Kruse) • Anne Etue • Joshua Finkel • Robert Frank • Gerri Fraser • Randy Freedman • Susan Gallagher • George Garcia • Lucilla Garrett (in memory of Maggi Gordon) • Sheila Gebhardt • Gail Getty • Kristen Oldham Giordani • Arline Golden • Ruth Goldstein • Gene & Lisa Goss • The Hageman Family • Michael Hamud • Francine Harvey • Thomas Haworth • Mark Alan Hedges • John & Karen Higgins • Tracy Higgins • Amy Hill • Vanessa Huang • Karen Huie • Gary Izumi • Lynda Jenner & Pasadena Community Foundation • Janet Johnson • Susan Kauzlarich • Dorothy Keane • Shannon King • Wendy Kohn • Ernest Kopka • Lynn Kornmann • The Kriebs Family • Steven Kruse • Stefanie Lau • Jeff Levy • Carol & Richard Libby • Gary Lievre (in memory of Bob Hakman) • Marian Ontai Lima • Sharline Liu • Dianne Logan • John & Jenny C. Louie • Peggy Lu • Jennifer Maclean • Daniel Mayeda & Susan Rosales • Robin McCarthy • Koni McCurdy & Nick Dalton-Pawle • Gregory Miller • Wayne Miller • John Montgomerie • Dave & Jan Moritz • Judd Morris • Lillian Morrison • Deborah Moser • Irene & Shinji Nakagawa • Sharon Novell • Kelsey O’Keeffe • Anne M. Ontai • Bill & Judy Opel • Jane Park • Arthur & Sandra Parker • Mary Payne • Julie Perlin Lee • Wanda Pila • Thomas Polenzani • Rona Poli • Debbi Ponzio • Kris Poulsen • Lauren Pressman • Professional Background Screening (in memory of Bob Hakman) • David Rambo • Deborah Rhoads • Jennifer Robins • Reni Rose • Karen Ruckert • Dori Russell • Diane Scalzo • Lorraine Schield • Barbara Schufreider • Freda Foh Shen • Grace Shiba • Peter & Jane Shimamoto • Marguerite Shuster • Sierra Madre Dance Center • Roland & Nancy Siu • Beth G. Smith • Jane & Carl Smith • Julie Smith • Kent & Sandi Snyder • Ultra Soto-Rojas • David Spiro • Mary Steinberg • Willard Stone • Fred Studier • Dan Stumpus • Gayle Sugiyama • Kenneth Masao Takemoto • Randall Tamura • Paula Tavrow & Fidelity Charitable • Joan Tenedine • Christopher Thompson • Teresa Tortomasi • Marjorie Totten • Pearl Tyree • Steve Unwin • Ann Valleroy • Andy Van Horn • Martha Walsworth • Diane Wentworth • Whaley & Lynda Jenner Fund • Laurie & Stanley Whitcomb • Linda Wilson • Barry Wolfe • Paul Wong, Tomm Wells, & Buddy • Loretta Young • Michele Zack • Jane Zamanzadeh

*Your gift is deeply appreciated by all of us here at Sierra Madre Playhouse. To report a misspelling or omission, please contact info@sierramadreplayhouse.org.

This organization is supported, in part, by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Department of Arts and Culture.

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SPONSORS

Panda Express City of Sierra Madre LA country arts commission U.S. Small Business Association California Humanities Sierra Madre Community Foundation Anawalt Lumber & Materials Co. RoadEx AT&T Bolton Foundation Chinese American Citizens Alliance Asian Pacific American Friends of the Theater David Lee Foundation