Donations from foundations, corporations and government agencies provide essential support for Playwrights Horizons' activities, including productions, play development, audience access programs and professional theater training for young arts professionals. Institutional supporters of Playwrights Horizons receive many benefits, such as complimentary tickets, discounts for employees and public recognition.
For more information, please contact Susan Ferziger, Associate Director, Campaign and Institutional Giving, at 212 564 1235 x3142 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special thanks to the following foundations, corporations, government agencies and elected officials for their extraordinary support of Playwrights Horizons:
|Andrew W. Mellon Foundation|
|New York City Council|
CHAMPIONS ($25,000 – $99,999)
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Inc.
The Marc Haas Foundation
The New York Community Trust Van Lier Fellowships
The Ralph & Ricky Lauren Foundation, Inc.
The Laurents/Hatcher Foundation
The Richenthal Foundation
The SHS Foundation
The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust
Taconic Capital Advisors
Tiger Baron Foundation
Time Warner Foundation
LEADERS ($10,000 - $24,999)
21st Century ILGWU Heritage Fund
CBS Corporation/Showtime Networks, Inc.
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Horizon Media Inc.
Carl Jacobs Foundation
L Brands Foundation
The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation
National Alliance for Musical Theatre
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater
Rosenthal Family Foundation/Nancy Stephens & Rick Rosenthal
Adolph and Ruth Schnurmacher Foundation, Inc.
The Evelyn Sharp Foundation
Peter Jay Sharp Foundation
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Seth Sprague Educational & Charitable Foundation
The Travelers Companies, Inc.
PARTNERS ($5,000 – $9,999)
42nd Street Development Corporation
The Hilaria and Alec Baldwin Foundation, Inc.
The Theodore H. Barth Foundation, Inc.
The Carter Fund
Joseph & Joan Cullman Foundation for the Arts
The Barbara Bell Cumming Foundation
The Durst Organization
The Einhorn Family Foundation
Green Curtain Productions
The J.M. Kaplan Fund
Bertha & Isaac Liberman Foundation
The Liman Foundation
The Lawrence E. Madison Charitable Lead Unitrust
The Pritzker Pucker Family Foundation
The Jerome Robbins Foundation
The May and Samuel Rudin Foundation, Inc.
The Dorothy Strelsin Foundation, Inc.
The Geraldine Stutz Trust
Theatre Development Fund
The Tobin Theatre Arts Fund
Michael Tuch Foundation, Inc.
The Winston Foundation
BENEFACTORS ($2,500 – $4,999)
The Doherty Foundation
Dramatists Play Service
Jane Harmon Associates
Jim Henson Foundation
The Dubose and Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund
The Joelson Foundation
Dorothy Loudon Foundation/Lionel Larner
The Media Foundation
Spielman Koenigisberg & Parker, LLP
Sweet Hospitality Group
DONORS ($500 –$2,499)
Actors’ Equity Foundation
The Betsy and Alan Cohn Foundation, Inc.
The Eugene & Emily Grant Foundation
Levin Capital Strategies, LP
Lucille Lortel Foundation
Lutz & Carr, CPA’s LLP
National Alliance for Musical Theatre's Innovation & Exploration Grant
Rodgers & Hammerstein Foundation
The Rolfe Company, Inc.
Schreck Rose Dapello Adams Berlin & Dunham LLP
The Spiritus Gladius Foundation
Sulzberger Foundation/Marian Heiskell Giving Fund
West Bank Café
Playwrights Horizons is a recipient of support from The Leading National Theaters Program, a joint initiative of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
National Endowment for the Arts
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
New York City Council at the request of
Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito
Councilmember Corey Johnson
and Councilmember Rosie Mendez
New York State Council on the Arts
with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature
Office of the Manhattan Borough President, Gale Brewer
List current as of July 12, 2017. Includes supporters of the Annual Gala Benefit.
Photos by Jeff Prout.