We are grateful to ALL donors whose generous contributions are so important to this company. Please know how much we appreciate your support.


If an error has been made or if your name is listed incorrectly, please call our office at 414-278-7780. Next Act Theatre apologizes for inadvertently leaving any donor off this published list.


Next Act Theatre gratefully acknowledges the support of the following:



Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation
BMO Private Banking
Briggs and Stratton Corporation Foundation, Inc.
Crysdahl Foundation
Einhorn Family Foundation, Inc.
Ralph Evinrude Foundation, Inc.
Evan and Marion Helfaer Foundation
Richard and Ethel Herzfeld Foundation
Dorothy Inbusch Foundation
Herbert H Kohl Charities, Inc.
Milwaukee County for the Arts/CAMPAC
Jack and Lucy Rosenberg Donor Advisor Fund
Sempercor Foundation
United Performing Arts Fund
Wisconsin Arts Board




PRODUCER'S CIRCLE ($5,000 and up)

Larry and Patty Compton
Nancy and Arthur Laskin
Marianne and Sheldon Lubar
Sally Marks
Jan and Vince Martin
Ildy and Skip Poliner
Gordana and Milan Racic
David and Julia Uihlein


PRODUCER'S CIRCLE ($1,000 - $4,999)

Harvey and Judith Alligood
David and Patricia Anderson
Alfred and Isabel Bader
John Mahony and Evelyn Burdick
Michael and Ericka Burzynski
Ervin and Beverly Colton
Inez and Gene Gilbert
David Glenn
Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s

Miles and Barbara Capron Fund
Werner W. And Susan M. Krause Family Fund

Jill Heavenrich
David and Mary Hertel
John E. Holland
Jan and Mark Homan
Beth Kavelaris
Pam Kriger
Mary Ann and Charles P. LaBahn
Jack and Phoebe Lewis
John McGivern
George Michel
Joyce Mielke
Robert and Theresa Muselman
Kathy Nusslock
David Paris
Paul and Lynn Rix
Alison Graf and Richard Schreiner
Chris Bonin and Judith Schulz
Sandra M. Seymour
SSSpeedy Mailing Service
L. William and Nicole Teweles
Mary and Bill Walker
Wilfred W. Wollner, Jr.
Bettie Zillman


DIRECTOR ($500 - $999)

Jim and Teri Alioto
Thomas and Kathleen Alpren
Charles and Mary Anderson
Dr. and Mrs. Richard Barthel
Brenda Andrews and James R. Cauley
Lois Cecsarini
Greg Chrisafis
Polly and Giles Daeger
Paul Tilleman and Sally Duffy
Sandy Duffy
Lupe Ugent and Andrew Alan Ewert
Jane M. Foster
Tim and Sue Frautschi
Bill and Suzy Frazier
Gary Cartwright and Elizabeth Gifford
Marcia Brooks and Edward Hammond
Sue and Peter Hitler
Bett Jacquart
Jeffrey and Jacqueline Jahnke
Annie Jurczyk and John Jansen
Charles and Mary Kamps
Judith Keyes
Ken and Maggie Lukow
Douglas and Annette Mickelson
W Martin and Catherine Morics
M. Lucille Neff
Susan Riedel
Mary Buchel and Larry Salsbury
Fred and Ann Stratton
Stu and Ann Tisdale
Dick and Diane Wright


LEADING ACTOR ($250 - $499)

Scott Anger
Donna and Donald Baumgartner
Kathy and Mark Bonady
Anne Marie and Michael Bula
Donald Cress
Sue Dinsmoor
Barbara McMath and Robert Ferriday, III
Natalie Frankel
Pat Groth
Norma and Bill Harrington
Andrew and Paula Holman
Ginny and Mark Kannenberg
Janet Kraegel
Konrad Kuchenbach
Ray and Dawn Manista
Lee Marquardt
Jerry and Donna Martynski
Guy and Mary Jo McDonald
John Menzel
Kenn Miller and Wendy Walker Miller
Dwight and Marlene Morgan
Jessica Poliner
Lisa and Sean Rierdon
Mike and Diane Schulz
John and Mary Splude
Tom and Linda Streifender
Bill and Gwen Werner
Penny Williams


SUPPORTING ACTOR ($100 - $249)

George Affeldt
Paul Ambro
Marilyn M. Auer
John Bahr
Nancy Balcer
David and Yindo Becker
Ann Bloor
Dr. and Mrs. Glendon Bogdon
Julie and William Bonnell
Susan Brahm
Edith Brin
Jill and Frits Broekhuizen
Neal and Carla Butenhoff
Alice Cecsarini
Deborah and David Cecsarini
Berry and Sheryl Centanni
Ben and Frankie Chernov
Dick and Karen Christenson
Eric and Jeanne Christiansen
Jess Brownell and Shirley Conlon
Karen Connell
Bob and Rosemary Connelly
Armando and Jo Covelli
John and Jean DiMotto
Cathy Dills
Carol Dolphin
Joyce Ehrhardt
Patricia Ellingson
John Emauel
John and Mary Emory
Miriam and Rick Falk
David Flores
Richard Ippolito and Pam Frautschi
Scott and Mary Fredrick
Sam Garst and Meghan Gauger
Candace Hoffman and David Gaura
Tom Gauthier
Mary K. Goode
Larry and Stephanie Govin-Matzat
Norman and Daryl Grier
Heidi and Steve Grow
Barbara Hahn
James and Mary Ann Hanson
Robert and Jill Hartman
Judy and Dave Hecker
Cynthia Hiteman
BJ Ihlenfeldt
George and Angela Jacobi
Christine Jaglowski in memory of Carol Kaiser
Pat and Dan Johansen
Sues Johnson
Dale and Susan Karpen
Michael N. and Cindy Katzoff, MD
Maryann Katzor
Ellen A. Kellen
Judith Kesser
Donald and Renee Kielich
Lee Ann and William Kingston
Joan and John Kirkwood
Kathleen Knutsen
Carolyn Korona
Jonathan Russell and Deborah Kotlareck
Sandra and Allen Krueger
Marilyn Kupka
Helen Kuzma
Dane and Dana LaFontsee
Rosemary and Bruce Larkin
Dale and Barbara Lenz
Helen and David Mac Gregor
Sherry and Norm Malmon
Steve and Karin Marcus
Judy Martel
Christine Martin
Tom and Robin Martin
Tom and Renee McCutcheon
Elaine Mc Dermott
Sandra and Robert Meldman
Chuck and Cindy Meyer
David and Sharon Middleton
Debra Miller
Dr. Arthur Moats
Ms. Wendy Moeller
Terence and Janet Mooney
Kathleen McElroy and David Newby
Tim and Deborah Nustad
James and Christine O’Brien
Jane O’Connell
Deborah and Jamshed Patel
Mary Peterson
David and Diane Powell
Christine Radiske and Herbert Quigley
Will Fellows and Bronze Quinton
Christine Radiske
Dick Miller and Miriam Reading
Nancy and John Reuter
Marianne and Matthew Robbins
Michael and Susan Schall
Mary Wehrle Schnell and Richard Schnell
Ruth Schudson
Lawrence and Hollis Schuetz
Micki and Bob Seinfeld
Katherine M. Smith
Dr. Mark and Nancy Smuckler
Robert Spencer
Betty Staples
Eileen and George Stone
Jane Stroebel
Edward and Maria Susterich
Paul and Donna Tanzer
Paul and Donna Tanzer
Harriet and Fred Thomson
Tom and Marie Thornton
Jeffrey and Penny Timm
Carolyn White-Travanti and Leon Travanti
Dennis and Carol Trinastic
Jann and Susan Van Dreser
Sheryl Van Haren
Jim and Kathie Vint
Donna and Jerry Walsh
Dr. Bill Weida and Jane Davis Weida
Kristen and Steven Weisman
Alyce and Russell Weiss
Howard and Harriet Weiss
Betty White
Virginia and Paul Wilcox
Scott R. Wilke
Thomas Wilson
Mary Ellen Winter
Ray Jivoff and Michael Wright
Julia Collins and Ron Zdroik
Eve Joan and James Zucker


JOURNEYMAN (under $100)

Steven Alexander
Zita and Tom Allen
Else Ankel
Richard Antonacci
Audrey and John Barrett
Barbara and Dennis Barrish
Diane Barton
Barbara Becker
Natalie Beckwith
Mary A. Birdsall
Jane Grogan and Robert Blitzke
Werner Blume
David and Chris Brittain
Karen and Russell Brooker
Kathleen Brumder
Mary and Bill Burby
Carole and Leon Burzynski
Pat and Tony Busalacchi
Dave and Mary Carlson
Connie and Phil Casper
Robert Cramer
Margaret Crowley
Pat and Phil Crump
Rhonda Cundy
Joanne and Brian Davidson
Mary and Bill Dean
Lois Ellen Debbink
Rose Delaney
Debra J. Dobs
Scott Downey
Linda and Chuck Duhacek
Daniel E. Efner
Nancy Eilbes
Phyllis and Dr Jordon Fink
Carol and Milt Flieller
Drs. James and Margo Frey
Dr. Linda Gehring
Carol Goldstein
Lisa and Jeff Gorelick
Irv and Ressa Gottschalk
Ann Griswold
Mary Anne Gross
Rachel and Dennis Hafemann
Winifred Hammermeister
Jami and Joe Hanreddy
Paul and Philia Hayes
Cliff Heise
Bob Heller
Linda Roethlisberger and Dennis Hennessey
Cary and Karen Henson
Alex and Barbara Hill
Clark Johnson and Nona Hill
Carol Hoernke
Tim and Tammy Hosch
Dr. Lawrence and Joyzell Howards
Richard and Esther Huiting
Dr. Mitchell and Linda Jacobson
Cathy Jakicic
Mary Carla Jautz
Ursula Jewett
Maria Costello and Jeffrey Jordan
Bev and Mike Jurkowski
Cheryl Lapp and Richard Kalinowski
John Kannenberg
Bill and Judy Kay
Orv and Linda Kersten
Sheryl Kiser
Judith Kistler
Mary S. Knudten
Milt and Sue Cleary Koch
Monica Krause
Kurt and Andrea Kreznar
Sandy Laedtke
Jason and Carol Leonard
Paul Levin, In Memory of Robert Kealy
Karen and Dennis Leyer
Mary Ruffolo and Ben Litwin
Gordon and Alicia Lugauer
Peter and Mary Ellen Lukaszewicz
Kenneth J. and Kathleen Maciolek
Jay Larkey, M.D. and Lois Malansky
Gretchen Mayo
Muriel Mc Lemore
Julie McHale
Sue and Mike Miller
Lou Ann Morey
Donna Neal
Patti Nehs
Elaine Nelles
Allyson Nemec
Kay Newell
Bill and Loretta O’Boyle
David and Linda Okruhlica
William and Toni Owens
Alice Reed and Drew Palin
Jeanne Pehoski
Dennis and Becky Pelzek
John E. Peters
Lynn Preston
Helen Quint
Tom Reed
Jean Riebe
Pat and Allen Rieselbach
Darlene Roberts
Peggy Rose
Phil and Terry Rozga
Sarah Sandin
Richard Sauer
Harold and Diane Schlitz
Rozanne Screven
Kathleen Scullin
Julie Seiditz
Christine Sentz
Doris Sherman
Daniel and Doris Shneidman
Russell Kesery and Mary Anne Smith
Marilyn Smits
Morton and Naomi Soifer
Stan Spence
Bill and Judy Starr
Susan Stewart
Becky Stibbe
John and Carol Strom
Estelle and Mort Swerdlow
Roberta Tacke
Valerie Tenut
Lynn Tolcott
Joy Towell
Phyllis Tubesing
Robert and Marlene Urch
Monika and Chris Vanseth
Donna J. and Norm Vincent
Mark and Yvonne Wagner
Laura Wake-Wiesner
Kathy Warner
Phyllis Wax
Marian Weinberg
Barbara and Stanley Weiss
Nancy Wieland
Roe WiersGalla
Pamela White Wu
Celia Zettel
Art and Alice Zinky


These donors have contributed to Next Act since October 2012.