Help Make Great Theatre Happen: On the Stage, Behind the Scenes, and in the Audience

For nearly a century the American Theatre Wing has been tirelessly committed to championing and celebrating American theatre. Our programs span the nation to inspire artists and audiences and nurture the entire theatre community. Your donation will:


Please Join Us: Invest in the Growth and Evolution of American Theatre

As a donor, you will enjoy an array of unique benefits and exclusive opportunities, in appreciation for your generous support. We welcome donations of all sizes.

Cast Member ($100 to $249)

Recognition on the Wing’s website and receipt of our quarterly e-newsletter.

Featured Role ($250 to $499)

An invitation to attend select pre-opening film screenings free of charge (past films have included Les Miserables and The Great Gatsby).

Leading Role ($500 to $999)

An invitation to the Jonathan Larson and National Theatre Company Grants presentations, the opportunity to request a Tony Awards Program, plus the benefits of the previous categories.

Choreographer ($1,000 to $2,499)

An invitation to purchase 2 tickets to the Tony Awards and/or Tony Awards Gala, plus the benefits of the previous categories.

Director ($2,500 to $4,999)

The opportunity to request 2 tickets to the Tony Awards dress rehearsal, an invitation to an exclusive donor event, plus the benefits of the previous categories.

Author ($5,000 to $9,999)

The opportunity to purchase House Seats for Broadway shows (limit 4 requests per year), exclusive access to observe Master Classes at the SpringboardNYC summer intensive, plus the benefits of the previous categories.

Producer ($10,000 and above)

The option to be named as a sponsor of an episode of “Working in the Theatre,” plus the benefits of the previous categories.

*All benefits are subject to availability.

If you prefer to make your donation by mail, you can print and fill out our donation form and mail it to us with your check or credit card information. The American Theatre Wing welcomes employer-matched gifts, gifts of securities, and bequests. Please contact the Development office at 212-765-0606 or email

The American Theatre Wing is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Gifts are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law.

Corporate Sponsorship

Are you looking for ways to reach consumers, entertain clients and VIPs, or create targeted awareness in the theatre industry? The American Theatre Wing has sponsorship opportunities that can help you achieve your goals.

If you are interested in learning about sponsorship opportunities with the Wing or the Tony Awards, contact Nicole Gardner via email or at 212-765-0606.


Legacy Gifts

The Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards®

The Jonathan Larson® Grants

What is Your Legacy?

The American Theatre Wing accepts Bequests and other Planned Gifts. We can work with you to create an enduring legacy that will nurture future generations of theatre artists and audiences. Contact Nicole Gardner via email or at 212-765-0606.


Thank You for Your Gracious Support

We are thankful for the support of the following donors for their commitment to the American Theatre Wing and our mission of celebrating excellence and education in theatre. (List from October 2014 to present)


Achelis and Bodman Foundations, Corymore Foundation, CUNY TV Foundation, The David Geffen Foundation, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, The Dorothy Strelsin Foundation, Edwin Barbey Charitable Trust, George Lucas Family Foundation, Gilman and Gonzalez-Falla Theater Foundation, Inc., Hess Foundation, Inc., Howard Gilman Foundation, Saw Island Foundation, The Michael Stewart Foundation, The Kurt Weill Foundation for Music, The Nat R. & Martha M. Knaster Charitable Trust, Sage Foundation, The Shubert Foundation


Actors’ Equity Association, Actors Fund of America, Athletics, Broadway Across America, Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS, The Broadway League, CBS Corporation, Clear Channel Spectacolor Disney Theatrical Productions, Givenik, IATSE Local 829: United Scenic Artists, India Restaurant New Canaan, JP Morgan Chase & Co., Jujamcyn Theatres, Nederlander Producing Company of America, New York Times Square Media, Nordstrom, Paradigm, Pfizer, Inc., Serino Coyne, Signature Theatre Company, Sony Corporation of America, The Shubert Organization, Three-Legged Dog, Tribeca Productions, Viacom


National Endowment for the Arts, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, New York State Council on the Arts


Producer ($10,000 and above) 

Mark J. Abrahams, Pamela and Peter Barbey, CeCe and Lee Black, Dale Cendali, N. Anthony and Robyn Coles, Nicole and Stephen Eisenberg, Dasha Epstein, Tatiana Freitas, Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla, James and Heather Higgins, LaTanya Richardson Jackson and Samuel L. Jackson, Anki Leeds, Jeffrey and Harriet Legum, Pia Lindström and John H. Carley, Jo Loesser, Anthony Piccillo, Peter Schneider, Alan Siegel, Mark W. Smith, Evan Steinberg and Todd Foreman, Howard Stringer, Pamela Thomas-Graham and Lawrence Otis Graham, Monica and Ali E. Wambold, John Yablonski and Jean Stack, Nadine Wong, Pamela Zilly

Author ($5,000 to $9,999) 

Pamela Bell, David Brown, JoAnna and Theodore S. Chapin, Maddie Charles, Elizabeth Claman, Sharleen Cooper Cohen, Patricia Crown and Anthony Radice, Jennifer Daly, Davida and Alvin Deutsch, Mark and Victoria Graham, Nicole and Paul Harman, Bruce Horten, David Henry Hwang, Edward Jameson and Fred DelVecchio, Jeffrey Eric Jenkins, Robin Jones, Natasha Katz, Barry and Brina Kohn, Isobel Robins Konecky, Laura Stevenson Maslon, Francine Pascal, Petra Platt, Michael P. Price, Judith O. and Robert E. Rubin, Jane Safer, Thomas Schumacher, Marva A. Smalls, Shannon Wass and Dan Kelmenson, Barry and Fran Weissler

Director ($2,500 to $4,999) 

Kara Medoff Barnett, Sunny Bates, Elaine Berger, Melissa Bird, R. Andrew Boose, Thomas and Susanne Brandt, Susan Brown, Robert Callely, Stockard Channing, M. Graham Coleman, Richard and Greta Weil Conway, William Craver, Lewis Cullman, Michael David and Lauren Mitchell, Brian Drutman, Amanda Dubois, Jane and Leland S. Englebardt, Lisa Fung, Susan Garner, James Geagan, Elaine and Philip M. Getter, Kenneth Giniger, Jim Glaub, Catherine Gropper, Calla and Ralph Guild, Jimmy Guzman, Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, Ayman Hariri, Carrie Anne K. Harrell, Melinda Holland, John Howard, Hugh Jackman, Erik Forrest Jackson, Elizabeth R. Kabler, John D. Koch, Amy and Michael Lamb, Kenny Leon, Sandy and Mike McManus, David Miskin, Brian Mitchell, Ann Morfogen, Melissa and Chappy Morris, Charlie and Susan Moss, Elizabeth Mulholland, Enid Nemy, Leslie Nolte, Ann Reinking, Jeffrey Richards, Barbara Saltzman and Bill Moran, Janice C. Simpson, Elizabeth Stribling and Guy Robinson, Sally Susman, Steven Sorenson, Bernard Telsey, George Tsandikos, Bill and Denise Welsh, Jon Wilner, Christian C. Yegen, Randi Zuckerberg and Brent Tworetzky

Choreographer ($1,000 to $2,499) 

Judith Ann Abrams, George Anderson, Lucie Arnaz, Alec Baldwin, Laura Becker, Gavin Berger, Alexander Bernstein, Philippe A. Bigar, Laurie Bodor, Dede Booth, Frances and Bill Bruder, F. Robb Caster, Glenn Close, Jacqueline Z. Davis, Lauren Dukes, Tom Fontana, Barbara Freitag, William Gilmer, Harold Hand, Tira Harpaz, Fredda Harris, Marlene Hess, Heather A. Hitchens and Felix Cisneros, Joan Hollander, Robyn Joseph, Lucille and Adam Kantor, Ken and Julie Kendall, Ram Koppaka, Britt Kornmann and Erin Miller Kornmann, Angela Lansbury, Julie Larson, Jeanne Lawrence, Nancy LeaMond, Nina Lesavoy, Ellen F. Marcus, Rand Mason, Karen McDonald, Janis and Alan Menken, Dina Merrill and gTed Hartley, Daniel and Brooke Neidich, Alice K. Netter, Rafaela Ochoa, Christopher Okiishi, Yuma Otonashi, Nina Paradiso, J. Carla Parker, Andrea Paskman & Anthony Cavoto, Oliver Platt, Warrie and James Price, Wendy Sarasohn, Barbara Sickmen, Suzette de Marigny Smith, Sara Solomon, Emilio Sosa, Zachary Kress Turner, Pauletta and Denzel Washington, Martha and Peter Webster, Earl Weiner

Leading Role ($500 to $999) 

Lesia Albizati, Richard Aronson, Carol and Ira Bernstein, Antay Bilgutay, Kate Burton, Claudio Carrera, Diana Cuca, Tyne Daly, Charlotte Ford, Judy Goodman, Marisa Guzman-Aloia, Jane Harmon, David Hobbs, George S. Kaufman, Patricia Kirven, Peter Lacagno and George Quintero, Barbara Manocherian, Karen Mezer, Steven Mezer, John Norton, Howard Oestreich, Mary Ogden, Michael Onorato, Daniel Panzer, J. Carla Parker, Harold Prince, Vanessa Raffio, Daniel Rafinejad, Alec Stais, David Stoll, Stanley and Olga Stylianos, Dalia Tammam, Chris Till, Stephen Toups, Ellen Violett and Mary Thomas, Charlotte Wilcox

Featured Role ($250 to $499) 

Scott Adams, Meri Apfel, Richard Brandt, Jamie deRoy, Nancy Gibbs, Chuck Girbovan, Carl Levin, Dinny and Lester Morse, Jr., Kerri Schneider

Cast Member ($100 to $249) 

Joseph P. Benincasa, Heidi Bilodeau, Kathy Bradley, John Carroll, Kathleen Chalfant, Nancy Ford Charles, Amy Edgecomb, Jerry Gertz, Dominick Giovanni, Emily Gold, Robyn Goodman, Joan Greenspan, Joey Guastella, Delia Jano, Patrick Heryford, Louise Kerz-Hirschfeld, Thomas Kranz, Hilary, Richard, and Selma Kraft, Emily and Barney Krucoff, Regina Larkin, John Lithgow, Anne Martin, Marin Mazzie, Laurence Moran, Nick Petron, Ron Raines, Thomas E. Ridgely George Svirin, Barbara Taback, Marty Theis, Sug Villa


We apologize if we have inadvertently omitted any contributor on this list; please contact us regarding any changes or omissions.



The American Theatre Wing promises to use your donation for the purpose for which it is given, and to use it for the greatest possible good in support of our mission.

The American Theatre Wing is committed to accountability and transparency, and to respecting the privacy of our donors.

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Contact the ATW Development Department

We would be happy to answer any questions you have. Call us at (212) 765-0606 or email We look forward to hearing from you.

Mailing Address:

American Theatre Wing

230 West 41st Street- Suite 1101
New York, NY 10036

Phone: 212-765-0606
Fax: 212-307-1910


Or if you prefer, mail your donation along with our donation form to the address above.