Contributors to New Dramatists

New Dramatists’ playwright development program is completely supported by contributed income. Generous contributions from a wide range of individual, foundation, corporate, government, and legacy donors help New Dramatists fulfill its mission of investing in an ever-evolving company of playwrights, who, in turn, enrich the field with their dynamic, creative voices.

The playwrights, board of directors, and staff of New Dramatists extend our deepest thanks to all those listed below for their support.

This list reflects contributions made between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020. Every effort is made to ensure this list is complete and accurate. If you have questions, additions, or changes, please contact Development Director Tiffany Baran at (212)-757-6960 x. 211, or email her at @email.


New Dramatists Annual Fund Donors, July 2019--June 2020

$75,000+

  • Howard Gilman Foundation
  • The Shubert Foundation
  • Jerry A. Tishman Living Trust
  • Venturous Theater Fund of the Tides Foundation

$25,000-$74,999

  • Charlotte & David Ackert
  • The Hearst Foundations
  • Jerome Foundation
  • Isobel Konecky
  • The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation's New York Theater Program, in partnership with the Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York
  • New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
  • The New York Community Trust - Edward & Sally Van Lier Fund
  • New York State Council on the Arts
  • Princess Grace Foundation-USA
  • The Harold & Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust

$10,000-$24,999

  • Betsy Cohn
  • Distracted Globe Foundation
  • Martina Forman
  • The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
  • The John Golden Fund
  • The DuBose & Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund
  • Willy Holtzman & Sylvia Shepard
  • The Kleban Foundation
  • Robin Lynn & Larry Blumberg
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • David & Susan Rahm
  • Daryl Roth
  • SBA Grant/Signature Bank
  • The Ted Snowdon Foundation

$5,000-$9,999

  • Axe-Houghton Foundation
  • Barbara Bell Cumming Foundation
  • Allen H. & Selma W. Berkman Charitable Trust
  • Jeffrey & Ann Blacker
  • Janet Cohn Slosberg & Mike Slosberg
  • Jim Dale
  • DeWitt Stern/ Jolyon Fox Stern
  • Jody Falco & Jeffrey Steinman
  • Frederic W. Cook & Co.
  • Leanne Lachman
  • The Lilly Awards
  • Jill Hunter Matichak
  • Josephine Merck
  • Samuel French, Inc., a Concord Theatricals Company
  • Sarah Ruhl
  • Abbie Van Nostrand
  • The Dramatists Guild/John W. Weidman
  • The Winikoff Family Foundation at the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

$2,500-4,999

  • Orren Alperstein
  • Anonymous
  • Allen H. & Selma W. Berkman Charitable Trust
  • Mark D'Ambrosi
  • Linda Healey
  • Jenny Hellman
  • Ken Hitz on behalf of Hitz Foundation
  • Janover LLC/ Joe Maffia
  • New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, District 3, Manhattan
  • Off-Broadway Angels/ Charlotte & David Ackert, Janet Cohn Slosberg & Mike Slosberg, Jane Stanicki
  • Daniel & Amilee Watkins

$1,000-$2,499

  • Susan Heller Anderson
  • Christine Baranski
  • Anne L. Bernstein
  • Bret Adams Agency Ltd.
  • Bridget Carpenter & Chris Harrison
  • Jerry Heymann
  • Wolf & Rita Jakubowski
  • Susan Kraus
  • Angela Lansbury Shaw/The Corymore Foundation
  • The Lucille Lortel Foundation
  • Joseph A. Maffia
  • Marks Paneth LLP/Robert Kuchner
  • John L. McHugh Foundation
  • Francis Neuwirth
  • Michael Norton
  • Open Society Foundations
  • F. Richard Pappas
  • Joan Rechnitz
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein: An Imagem Company
  • Signature Bank/Thomas Kasulka, Margaret Monigan
  • Aurin Squire
  • The Dorothy Strelsin Foundation
  • Julie Taymor & Elliot Goldenthal
  • David & Deborah Trainer
  • Ronald Wallace & Judy Rasmuson
  • Peg Wendlandt
  • West 44th Street Better Block Association
  • Spark Directed Fund Fidelity Charitable

$500-$999

  • James H. Anderson & Jeanne L. Camin
  • The Rita Bronowski Revocable Trust
  • Clare Bronowski & Jeffrey S Lee
  • Sheila Callaghan
  • Luis Castro & Jennifer Gibbs
  • Jason M. Cooper & Liz Mayer
  • Angelina Fiordellisi
  • Karen Fisher
  • Ed Harris & Amy Madigan
  • Shelby Jiggetts-Tivony
  • Christina Kenan Kirk
  • Heni Koenigsberg
  • David & Elizabeth McFadzean
  • Megan McQuillan
  • Lynn Nottage
  • Mark Noyes
  • Paradigm Talent Agency
  • Perakis Family
  • Meredith Robbins
  • David Rosenzweig
  • Diana Son & Michael Cosaboom
  • John & Kathy von Hartz
  • Peregrine Whittlesey
  • Francis H. Williams
  • Doug Wright

$250-499

  • Jill Allgauer
  • Jörg Allgauer
  • Anonymous
  • Elissa Burke & Alec Stais
  • Paula Kaminsky Davis
  • Eve Ellis
  • Thomas M. Fontana
  • Sue Frost
  • Laura Harrington & David Rosen
  • J. Heilman
  • Elizabeth Kaiden
  • Robert & Fran Kraus
  • John Lynch
  • Donald Margulies & Lynn Street
  • Terrence McNally
  • Marlane Meyer
  • Christianna Nelson
  • Ben Pesner
  • Sheila Pettee
  • Kenneth Prestininzi
  • Ron Riley & Cheri Magid
  • Jocelyn Sawyer
  • Lawrence Scarborough
  • Stephen Sondheim

Up to $249

  • Kate Abbruzzese
  • Dan & Mary Abbruzzese
  • Matthew Abilez
  • Jason Aguirre
  • AmazonSmile Foundation
  • Paul An
  • Erin Anderson
  • Mary Anisi
  • Anonymous (44)
  • Tala Ashe
  • Ashlie Atkinson
  • Lynn Bailey & Zach Grenier
  • John & Tiffany Baran
  • Lisa Barnes
  • Jessica Bauman
  • Daniel Bedoya
  • Eric Berkeley
  • Susan Bernfield
  • Lee Blessing & Melanie Marnich
  • Mark Bly
  • Emily Bosco
  • Justin Boyd
  • Laura Bray
  • Deborah Brevoort
  • Sharon Bridgforth
  • Christie Brown & Gary Sloan
  • Elliot & Victoria Brown
  • Jim & Rhea Brown
  • Alston Brown
  • Marylouise Burke
  • Kate Bussert
  • Tony Campisi
  • Joan Cappello
  • Richard Capsuto
  • Janice Capuana
  • Lewis John Carlino
  • Samantha Chanse
  • Mia Chung
  • City National Bank/Stephanie Dalton
  • Darrah Cloud & Dave Owens
  • Ronald & Lynn Cohen
  • Charlotte Colavin
  • Lois & Joel Coleman
  • Concord Music Group
  • Margot Connolly
  • Clarence Coo
  • Kara Lee Corthron
  • Erin Courtney
  • Michael Cullen
  • Blythe Danner
  • Michael Deckelbaum
  • Mashuq Deen
  • Kristoffer Diaz
  • Clare Drobot
  • Mark Duedall
  • Allyson Dwyer
  • Linda Earle
  • Ned Eisenberg
  • Jessica Eudy
  • Annette Ferrieri
  • Fiji Theatre Company
  • Pam Fisher
  • Stephanie Fleischmann
  • Charlene Fluster
  • Naomi Freistadt
  • Mary Gallagher
  • Eduardo Garcia
  • Madeleine George
  • Lauren K. Gibbs
  • Jeffrey Glatzer
  • June & Ted Goldberg
  • Ed Goldman
  • Chloe GoldMansour
  • Robert Goodman
  • Jason Grote
  • Elizabeth Haden
  • Connie Hall
  • Marion Hall
  • Sarah Hammond
  • Shirley M. Handel
  • Alan Handell
  • R. Bruce Harper
  • Andrew Harris
  • Kevaughn Harvey
  • David Herskovits
  • Hannah Hessel
  • Susan Hilferty
  • Peggy Holly
  • Gillian Holmes
  • Robert F. Horowitz
  • Quiara Alegria Hudes
  • Kathleen Hughes
  • LeeAnne Hutchison & Grant Neale
  • Arlene Hutton
  • Judith Ivey & Tim Braine
  • Mark Jacoby
  • Tim Jerome
  • Jana Jevnikar
  • Daniel Alexander Jones
  • Brian Joseph
  • Barry Kaplan
  • Phyllis Kasparian
  • Kathryn Kates
  • Jennifer Kehl
  • Greg Keller
  • Wendy Kesselman
  • Jeffrey Kindley
  • Julie Kramer
  • Ben Krywosz
  • Jessica Kubzansky
  • Fran Kumin
  • Mahayana Landowne
  • Emilia LaPenta
  • Antoinette LaVecchia
  • Richard LeComte & Jennifer Greer
  • Gloria Lemay
  • Robert Leverett
  • Sophie Lewis
  • Jerry Lieblich
  • Andrew Lippa
  • Peter & Anne Lloyd
  • Elyse Lyons
  • Christopher Lysik
  • Wendy MacLeod
  • Ellen Maddow & Paul Zimet
  • Isaac Maddow-Zimet
  • Janet & Dennis Magid
  • Dorothy Marcic
  • Deb Margolin
  • Mark Margolis
  • Lynne McCollough
  • James McNeel
  • Paul Meshejian
  • Tracy Michailidis
  • Debra Monk
  • Emily Morse & Gary Brownlee
  • Susan Mosakowski
  • Tyler Mullen
  • Peter Sinn Nachtrieb
  • Tshiwela Nematswerani
  • Emily Nesbitt
  • Nathaniel Graham Nesmith
  • Robert Newmark
  • Qui Nguyen
  • Ann Nicholas
  • James Nicholson
  • Nancy Noto
  • Shirley Noyes
  • Grace Oberhofer
  • Akinyi Ochieng
  • Matthew Paul Olmos
  • Sylvan Oswald
  • Madelyn Padget
  • Drew Peterson
  • Chelsea Phillips
  • John Pielmeier & Irene OGarden
  • Mark Plesent
  • Richard Price
  • Lawrence Prince
  • Therese Pritchard
  • Amrita Ramanan
  • Suma Reddy
  • Suzanne Regan
  • Jacquelyn Reingold
  • Zoë Rhulen
  • Sung & Helen Rno
  • Mimi Robinson
  • J.T. Rogers
  • Lynn Rosen
  • Lisa Rothe
  • Tammy Ryan
  • Tad Schwartz
  • Sequoia Sellinger
  • John Patrick Shanley
  • Mike Shapiro & Peggy Stafford
  • William L. Sharfman
  • Michael Shayan
  • Maureen Silliman
  • Ray Sipherd
  • Paul Slee
  • Lois Smith
  • Steven Somkin & Naomi Spatz
  • Nidra Sous la Terre
  • Penny Spiwack
  • Jon & Sydney Stern
  • Moira Stone
  • Abigail Storm
  • Maria Striar
  • Taylor Edelle Stuart
  • Joy Sudduth
  • Edward Sulzberger Foundation, Inc
  • Stanley Taikeff
  • Candace Taylor
  • Megan Terry & JoAnn Schmielman
  • Daniel Therriault
  • Cori Thomas
  • Andrea Thome
  • Pauline Thome
  • Marsha Tosk & Seymour Ubell
  • Ken Urban
  • Molly Van der Molen
  • Ellen Verdibello
  • John Walch
  • Jake Wallace
  • Sturgis Warner
  • Brian Watkins
  • Claudia Weill
  • Marne & Stephen Weiss
  • Tara Welty
  • Barbara Whitman
  • Faith Wilansky
  • Donald & Martha Wollner
  • Sarah Wozniak
  • Susan Yankowitz
  • Marilyn Zesch
  • Andrew Zimmerman
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In-Kind

  • Charlotte & David Ackert
  • Dori Berinstein
  • Jeffrey & Ann Blacker
  • Gerald & Lawrence Blumberg, LLP
  • Janet Cohn Slosberg & Mike Slosberg
  • Creative Artists Agency
  • DeWitt Stern/Jolyon F. Stern
  • Gun Hill Brewing Company
  • Janover LLC/Joseph A. Maffia
  • Marks Paneth LLP/Mark D’Ambrosi, Robert Kuchner
  • Microsoft, Inc.
  • New Dramatists Resident Playwrights
  • Samuel French, Inc., a Concord Theatricals Company
  • West 44th Street Block Association