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 January 1, 2021 and February 1, 2022. 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, January 2021--February 2022

$75,000+

  • Howard Gilman Foundation
  • Isobel Konecky
  • The Shubert Foundation
  • Jerry A. Tishman Living Trust

$25,000-$74,999

  • Jerome Foundation
  • The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation's New York Theater Program, in partnership with the Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
  • New York State Council on the Arts
  • Princess Grace Foundation-USA
  • Rockefeller Brothers Fund
  • Venturous Theater Fund of the Tides Foundation

$10,000-$24,999

  • Charlotte & David Ackert
  • Betsy Cohn
  • Janet Cohn Slosberg & Mike Slosberg
  • Distracted Globe Foundation
  • Martina Forman
  • The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
  • The John Golden Fund
  • The DuBose & Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund
  • Charles Hyman
  • The Kleban Foundation
  • Leanne Lachman
  • Lily Auchincloss Foundation
  • Robin Lynn & Larry Blumberg
  • The Ted Snowdon Foundation

$5,000-$9,999

  • Axe-Houghton Foundation
  • Susan Heller Anderson
  • Barbara Bell Cumming Foundation
  • Allen H. & Selma W. Berkman Charitable Trust
  • Jim Dale
  • Disney Theatrical Productions
  • Frederic W. Cook & Co.
  • The Lilly Awards
  • Shelby Jiggetts-Tivony
  • New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, District 3, Manhattan
  • David & Susan Rahm
  • Sarah Ruhl
  • The Winikoff Family Foundation at the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

$2,500-4,999

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Mark D'Ambrosi
  • Wolf & Rita Jakubowski
  • Janover LLC/Joseph A. Maffia
  • Jill Hunter Matichak
  • John L. McHugh Foundation
  • Josephine Merck
  • Open Society Foundations Matching Gift Program
  • Joan Rechnitz
  • Jane Safer

$1,000-$2,499

  • Orren Alperstein
  • Anonymous
  • Vicky Boone
  • Elissa Burke & Alec Stais
  • Cynthia G. Colin
  • Jody Falco & Jeffrey Steinman
  • Karen Fisher
  • Rinne Groff & David Becker
  • Gurman Agency LLC
  • Jenny Hellman
  • Jerry Heymann
  • Angela Lansbury Shaw/The Corymore Foundation
  • The Lucille Lortel Foundation
  • Joseph A. Maffia
  • Wayne Maggin
  • Lyndsay Magid & Josh Aviner
  • Marks Paneth LLP/Robert Kuchner
  • Francis Neuwirth
  • Qui Nguyen
  • Michael Norton
  • F. Richard Pappas
  • David Rosenzweig
  • Samuel French, Inc., a Concord Theatricals Company
  • Jolyon F. Stern & Nelle Nugent
  • Moira Stone & Robert Honeywell
  • The Dorothy Strelsin Foundation
  • Steve Spiegel/Theatrical Rights Worldwide
  • Abbie Van Nostrand

$500-$999

  • Jörg Allgauer
  • Anonymous
  • Luis Castro & Jennifer Gibbs
  • Jason M. Cooper & Liz Mayer
  • Marcus Gardley
  • Michael Golamco
  • Jennie Greer & Simon Kendall
  • David Herskovits
  • Emily Mann
  • David & Elizabeth McFadzean
  • Megan McQuillan
  • Lynn Nottage, Market Road Films
  • Perakis Family
  • Ron Riley & Cheri Magid
  • Meredith Robbins
  • Rodgers & Hammerstein: An Imagem Company
  • Patricia Brown Specter
  • Aurin Squire
  • John & Kathy von Hartz
  • Daniel & Amilee Watkins
  • John Weidman & Lila Coleburn
  • West 44th Street Better Block Association
  • Doc Zorthian

$250-499

  • Lee Blessing & Melanie Marnich
  • Mia Chung
  • Charlotte Colavin
  • Thomas M. Fontana
  • Eduardo Garcia
  • R. Bruce Harper
  • J. Heilman
  • Dr. Robert F. Horowitz
  • Vicki Jayson
  • Robert & Fran Kraus
  • Donald Margulies & Lynn Street
  • Marlane Meyer
  • James Nicholson
  • Ben Pesner
  • Vignesh Rajendran & Julia Butler
  • Sung & Helen Rno
  • Rachel Routh
  • Jay O. Sanders & Maryann Plunkett
  • Jocelyn Sawyer
  • Timothy C. Shepard & Andra Georges
  • Lois Smith
  • Michael Sommers
  • Tim Torres
  • Two Sigma
  • Judith Wasserman
  • Barbara Whitman
  • Peregrine Whittlesey
  • A. Zell Williams
  • Allan Zavarro

Up to $249

  • Eve Allen
  • Jill Allgauer
  • AmazonSmile Foundation
  • Erin Anderson
  • Anonymous (4)
  • Lynn Bailey & Zach Grenier
  • John & Tiffany Baran
  • Robert J.K. Barnett
  • Jessica Bauman
  • Susan Bernfield, New Georges
  • Andy Bragen
  • Deborah Brevoort
  • Sharon Bridgforth
  • Christie Brown & Gary Sloan
  • Jim & Rhea Brown
  • Andrew Browne
  • Kate Bussert
  • Tony Campisi
  • Richard Capsuto
  • Janice Capuana
  • Eugenie A. Chan
  • Helen Charash
  • Cindy Cheung
  • Clare Drobot
  • Darrah Cloud & Dave Owens
  • Ronald & Lynn Cohen
  • Chad L. Coleman
  • Margot Connolly
  • Clarence Coo
  • Erin Courtney
  • Rheaume Crenshaw
  • Migdalia Cruz
  • Michael Cullen
  • Blythe Danner
  • Jeffrey Davis
  • Paolo de Paola
  • Matthew Dellapina
  • Richard Dresser
  • Clare Drobot
  • Allyson Dwyer
  • Eve Ellis
  • Annette Ferrieri
  • Pam Fisher
  • Stephanie Fleischmann
  • Harriett D. Foy
  • Mary Gallagher
  • Martha Garvey
  • Jeffrey Glatzer
  • Gary Glor
  • Jeff Gomez
  • Geoffrey Gonsher
  • Kim Good
  • Robert Goodman
  • David Greenspan
  • Deborah Gutoff Gault & Jack Gault
  • Shirley M. Handel
  • Kelli Harrison
  • Colette Herbstman
  • Hannah Hessel
  • Megan Hill
  • Lucas Hnath
  • Kathleen Hughes
  • Chisa Hutchinson
  • Arlene Hutton
  • Scott Illingworth
  • Amy Ingersoll Beauchamp
  • Judith Ivey & Tim Braine
  • Morgan Jenness
  • Jana Jevnikar
  • Wendy Kesselman
  • Michele LaRue Kliewer
  • Matt & Rose Konecky
  • Julie Kramer
  • Annette Kraus
  • Carson Kreitzer
  • Jessica Kubzansky
  • Caroline Kurrus
  • Laila Robins Enterprises Inc.
  • Mahayana Landowne
  • Richard LeComte & Jennifer Greer
  • Lou Liberatore
  • Cary Lisota
  • Napier Lopez
  • Christopher Lysik
  • Wendy MacLeod
  • Ellen Maddow & Paul Zimet
  • Gayle S. Maffeo
  • Janet & Dennis Magid
  • Mark Margolis
  • Jennifer Martin
  • Tony Marzani
  • Lynne McCollough
  • Jonathan McCrory
  • Michael Mendelsohn
  • Carol Montag
  • ND Alumnus
  • Christianna Nelson
  • Barbara Nesmith
  • Ann Nicholas
  • Michael Pemberton
  • Annette Pfister
  • John Pielmeier & Irene OGarden
  • Kenneth Prestininzi
  • Sabrina Profitt
  • Cara Reichel
  • Jean Randich
  • Jacquelyn Reingold
  • Zoë Rhulen
  • Brian Robinson
  • Rae Robison
  • Kay Rosen
  • Sarah Ruhl
  • Francesca Russo Architects
  • Tammy Ryan
  • Marilyn Salenger
  • Mark Sanders
  • Patricia Schoenfeld
  • Julie Semel
  • John Patrick Shanley
  • Mike Shapiro & Peggy Stafford
  • Ms. Jen Silverman
  • Sophia Skiles
  • Octavio Solis
  • Steven Somkin & Naomi Spatz
  • Rich Souto
  • Penny Spiwack
  • Jon & Sydney Stern
  • Maria Striar
  • Gary Sunshine & Mark Lagasse
  • Megan Terry & JoAnn Schmielman
  • Cori Thomas
  • Andrea Thome
  • Lorraine Thompson
  • Michael Tisdale
  • Molly Van der Molen
  • Michael A Ventura
  • Michele Volansky
  • John Walch
  • Damon Waldrip
  • Sturgis Warner
  • Sofie Wasserman-Smith
  • Nicole A. Watson
  • Nancy Bendiner & Jim Weiss
  • Tara Welty
  • Randy White
  • Edwina Wilcox
  • Theresa Devereux
  • Donald & Martha Wollner
  • Tamilla Woodard
  • Susan Yankowitz
  • Y. York & Mark Lutwak
  • Lesley Young-Pavia
  • Gabra Zackman
  • Marilyn Zesch
  • Jonathan Zucker

In-Kind

  • Howard Gilman Foundation
  • Microsoft, Inc.
  • New Dramatists Resident Playwrights