The Circle of Angels 

As a nonprofit theater dedicated to illuminating the American experience, 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.
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Foundations, Grants, & Underwriters
California Arts Council • City of Sierra Madre • County of Los Angeles • Knell Foundation • Pasadena Tournament of Roses Foundation • Rotary Club of Sierra Madre • Sierra Madre Community Foundation • Sierra Madre Civic Club

Season Underwriters
Ward & Louise Calaway • David & Maggi Gordon

Angels ($5,000 and higher)
Estelle Campbell • Frank & Cindy Costello • Christian Lebano • Louise Neiby • Robbie & David Zeidberg

Producers ($2,500 - $4,999)
Chang Huan Hsueh • Laura Lin & the Kudos Education Center • Sarah Spector • Ying Jianhui (Jimmy) & Ying Jun

Directors ($1,000 - $2,499)
Brian & Delna Abernathy • William Anawalt • Lydia Bangston (in memory of Barry Schwam) • Theodore Calleton • Caplin Family Foundation • Ken Goldstein • Maria & Kai Chorng • Donald Cotton • Martha Denzel • Steven Florillo (in memory of Barry Schwam) • Mindy & Jim Halls • Jesse Hathaway • Patrick Holland • Jim & Leigh Kelly • Harvey & Ellen Knell • Kathy McCormick • Janice Nelson • Julie Rosenthal • Paul Scranton • Evelyn Blackburn Shaffer • Vanessa Silberman & Joseph Widman • Nicholas Sim & Chia-Ying Liu-Sim • Philip Smith (in memory of Bettijune Kruse) • Linda & Carl Stude • Fran Syverson • Glenda & Greg Vanni • Eileen & Mark Walker • Donna Wilczek & Charles Lebano

Promoters ($500 - $999)
Patricia Barron (in memory of Charles Kissinger & Barry Schwam) • Dorothy Bilajiw • John & Marta Capoccia • Tim Dang & Darrel Cummings • Helena Czepiec • Maureen Daniels • Marlene Enmark • Walt Fidler • Frank Hall • Dave Howard • Lance Johnson • Bob & Martie Kawahara • Kiwanis Club of Sierra Madre • Kim Kelley (in memory of Charles Kissinger & Barry Schwam) • Albert Kirk • Judy Louie • Jason Ma • Kenneth McLemore • Donald & Carole Roback • Millicent Sanchez & Sidney Kanazawa • Rodney & Joan Spears • Karen Wong & Scott Lee

Patrons ($250-$499)
Chris Adams • Jeanne Adams • Catherine Adde • Rachelle Arizmendi • Doris Arima • Albert Aubin • Christa & Mike Backstrom • Phyllis Bailey • The Boston Foundation • Aimee Brazeau • Gina Calvelli & Lorri Jean • Ilse & William Cassell • Rose Chan Loui & Warren Loui • Wendy Chang & the Stuart Foundation • Judie Cimino • Mary Dang • Nancy Dorn • Michael & Maggie Ellis • Ken & Sharon Fong • Nicole Garcia & Daniel Gordon • Janet Gourley • Janie & Robert Guentert • Suzanne & Lawrence Haller • Kiley Hanish • Michael Hegeman • Karen Hsueh & Patrick Shen • Georgie Kajer • Liza Kerrigan • Sally Lew • Jessica Lim • Kathleen Makarewicz • Andrea Marshi • Jeanne Martin • Thomas McVittie • Bonner & Mike Meudell Merrigan • Mothercluck LLC • Linda Puchalski • Bill & Sharon Ramsey • Emmanuelle Remy & Thomas Riley • Jeanne Sakata & Tim Patterson • Grace Shen • Diane & Jerry Siegel • Sierra Madre Woman's Club • Donald Songster • Bob & Sue Spears • Marilyn Tokuda & Daniel Perrett • Gay Yuen
 
Friends ($100-$249)
Ken & Shirley Anhalt • Barbara Ansell • Dennis & Barbara Barbarics • Cheryl Barfoot • Roxanne Barker • Cynthia Basco • Adrienne Bass • Mary Baville • Laura Beal • Sue Beall • Pamela Bivens • Erica Blodgett • John Bottala • Mary Brooks • Gabrielle Bruvaris • Barbara Burnett • Lynda Canzoneri • Gerald B. Carlton • Kathryn Carpenter • Marion Catalano • Clifton Chang • Lydia Chen Shah • Daniel Chevalier • Gunnel Cole (in memory of Bettijune Kruse) • Jean & Ron Coleman • Julia Collins • Margaret Cooney • Gary Crews • Ethel & Bruce Cristol (Dionysians Club for Bettijune Kruse) • Joan Crow • Melinda Cummings • Susan Day • Marilyn Diaz • Barbara Ehrlich • Liane Enkelis (in memory of Bettijune Kruse) • Anne Etue • Gerri Fraser • Randy Freedman • Susan Gallagher • George Garcia • Sheila Gebhardt • Gail Getty • John Gong • Michael Hamud • Francine Harvey • Thomas Haworth • Karen Higgens • Amy Hill • Vanessa Huang • Karen Huie • Gary Izumi • Lynda Jenner & Pasadena Community Foundation • Janet L. Johnson • Susan Kauzlarich • Shannon King • Wendy Kohn • Ernest Kopka • Lynn Kornmann • Steven Kruse • Stefanie Lau • Jeff Levy • Carol & Richard Libby • Marian Ontai Lima • Sharline Liu • Dianne Logan • John & Jenny C. Louie • Peggy Lu • Jennifer Maclean • Daniel Mayeda & Susan Rosales • Robin McCarthy • Katherene Meisch • Gregory Miller • Wayne & Mary Lou Miller • John Montgomerie • Judd Morris • Deborah Moser • Irene & Shinji Nakagawa • Kelsey O’Keeffe • Anne M. Ontai • Bill & Judy Opel • Ann Palmer • Jane Park • Douglas Parker • Mary Payne • Wanda Pila • Thomas Polenzani • Rona Poli • Debbi Ponzio • Kris Poulsen • Lauren Pressman • David Rambo • Deborah Rhoads • Jennifer Robins • Karen Ruckert • Dori Russell • Diane Scalzo • Barbara Schufreider • Grace Shiba • Peter & Jane Shimamoto • Marguerite Shuster • Beth G. Smith • Julie Smith • Ultra Soto-Rojas • David Spiro • Fred Studier • Dan Stumpus • Gayle Sugiyama • Kenneth Masao Takemoto • Randall Tamura • Paula Tavrov & Fidelity Charitable • Joan Tenedine • Christopher Thompson • Marjorie Totten • Pearl Tyree • Steve Unwin • Ann Valleroy • Anne Vaughan • Martha Walsworth • Gedde Watanabe & John Bruce • Laurie & Stanley Whitcomb • Linda Wilson • Pamela Winters • Barry Wolfe • Paul Wong, Tomm Wells, & Buddy • Michele Zack • Jane Zamanzadeh
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SPONSORS

Arts for LA LA country arts commission Pasadena Tournament of Roses Sierra Madre Community Foundation The Spero Foundation