OUR ANNUAL CAMPAIGN

JOIN THE PRODUCERS’ CIRCLE

We may face extraordinary challenges, but we’re unstoppable with you! Thank you for your tax-deductible donation. With your support we will continue creating exceptional art and connecting the community.

Making your contribution monthly or quarterly ensures Trustus’ sustainability. Because gifts to our annual fund makes it possible for us to produce a full season of award-winning work, we’ve aptly named our deeply appreciated supporter group “The Producers’ Circle.”

Use the form below to make send us your gift today, and to become a member of The Producers’ Circle. To give by phone, please call 803-254-9732. To give by mail, please send a check made payable to Trustus Theatre to the Trustus Theatre Annual Fund, 520 Lady St., Columbia, SC 29201.

For more information about the benefits of your donation, please reach out to Executive Director Jessica Fichter at [email protected].

Trustus Theatre relies on the generosity of its supporters, and their contributions to our annual fund. This list represents members of The Producers’ Circle as of 3/1/2024.

* Indicates a Recurring Donor

2023-24 SPONSORS

In honor of The Mothers Comedy Group (Side Door Series)
Top Hat Sweepers (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street)
Steve and Susan Peeples (The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical)

Burr Forman LLP (Blues for an Alabama Sky)
Strom Law Firm (POTUS)
Evolving Door Theatre Company (Dandelion: An Original Musical)
The Francis Family Fund (Dandelion: An Original Musical)
Dorothy J. Dickman Trust
The Cheerful Giver Fund of Central Carolina Community Foundation

PRODUCER

  • Sally Boyd*
  • Paul Leo*
  • Anne Sinclair*
  • Ty Zeigler*
  • Advised Fund of CCCF
  • Hunter Boyle
  • Dr. Leslie Daley
  • The Francis Family Fund Of CCCF
  • Jessica and David Fichter
  • LAAS LLC
  • Rebecca Majeski
  • Top Hat Sweepers
  • Steve Valder
  • Margaret and Chris Yeakel

DIRECTOR

  • Kathryn Bair*
  • Nancy Lane*
  • Holly Scofield*
  • Eve Stacey*
  • Kay W. Allen
  • Labruce S. Alexander
  • Becky Airheart
  • Mary and Jack Black
  • Adrienne and Stan Conine
  • Rob Forney
  • Lois Gibson
  • Jonathan Monk
  • Dennis and Kristen Rabon
  • Bill Schmidt
  • James E. Smith Jr.
  • Emily Tarney
  • Charles Curt Tone, Jr
  • Steve and Kathy Viele
  • Regan Voit

PLAYWRIGHT

  • Maureen Bacon*
  • Sumner Bender*
  • Michele Doto*
  • Eva Foussat*
  • Donna Guess*
  • Stann Gwynn*
  • Ellen Morrison*
  • Kevin Wolf*
  • Drip Coffee
  • Janet Grat and Russell Luke
  • Jennifer Kaple
  • Will Thrift

PHILANTHROPIST

  • Randall Iserwood*
  • Joe Laney*
  • Angela Leon*
  • Katharine Reynolds*
  • The Blackbaud Giving Fund
  • Genevieve Compton
  • Ellen Douglas-Schlaefer
  • Charlie Finesilver
  • Linda Kuhne
  • Victoria and Michael Padgett
  • In Memory of Greg Paxton
  • Clifford and Marie Schnieder
  • Natalie Kaufman and David Whiteman
  • Property Consultants LLC

SUPPORTER

  • MaryEllen Hammock*
  • Julie Nesbit*
  • Erin Laughter*
  • Bailey Lewis*
  • Melissa Lion*
  • Elena Martinez-Vidal*
  • Nancy Maseng*
  • Helen McDowell*
  • Allyson and John Tjaarda*
  • Brian Banks
  • Sumner Bender
  • Janet Boland
  • Jason Blackburn
  • Lari Gildea Chilag
  • Paul Denman
  • Leila Dudley
  • Baxter and Elizabeth Gray Engle
  • Sue Ferguson
  • Janet Kuhn Francis
  • Kim Sutton Hinson
  • Jessica and Marc Hurst
  • Krista Grevas
  • Carolyn McClam
  • Pat Stoller McLaren
  • Sarah Kelly
  • Enrique Martinez-Vidal
  • Donna McKenna-Crook
  • Steve Nurnberg
  • Judy Patel
  • Stuart and Wendy Pinholster
  • Cameron Risher
  • Elizabeth Speck
  • Leigh Ann and Jamie Spell
  • Carolyn Turner
  • Peggy Thompson
  • Katherine Watkins
  • Loretta Winburn
  • Catherine Keyser

In memory of Edward Thornburg

  • Sandra Adair and Elliott Ives
  • Robert Bush
  • Walker Covin
  • Bill Coward and Michael Crouch
  • Bill Davis
  • Lisa Duke
  • Sonya Dunn
  • Andrew Evans
  • Ilene Fins
  • Lester Franzen
  • Dell Goodrich
  • Jean and William Gwynn
  • Stann Gwynn
  • Michael Haigler
  • Sylvia Hansmann
  • Kimberly Harne
  • Melissa Harper
  • Dayle Helms
  • Licia and C. Grant Jackson
  • Frank and Richard Kiraly
  • Len Marini
  • Elena Martinez-Vidal
  • Joy McManus-Rodgers
  • Lynne Moldenhauer
  • Joseph Morales
  • Ann Picard
  • Ron Rush
  • Shelley Sansbury
  • Pamela and Brian Siemering
  • Anne and Phil Smith
  • William Starrett
  • Marcia Leigh and Jason Stokes
  • Anne and Jayce Tromsness
  • George T. Williams, Jr.
  • Steve Wooten

In memory of Thorne Compton

  • Deborah Beuche
  • Sally Boyd
  • Steven Carpenter
  • Jean and Max Childers
  • Christopher Cline
  • Ben Compton
  • Genevieve Compton
  • Elizabeth and John Courson
  • David and Sandy Cowen
  • PM Denman
  • Marc Drews
  • Walter and Cornelia Edgar
  • Ann and Nick Eidswick
  • Sally Freeman
  • George Geckle
  • Amelia Hough-Ross
  • Carolyn Hudson
  • James and Janette Jackson
  • Mary Jeffcoat
  • Kinard and Carol Johnson
  • David Kay
  • Mary and Morgan Maclachlan
  • Sarah Major
  • William Horton and Mary Major
  • Patricia Mason and Don Rosick
  • Elissa Nash
  • Elizabeth Oakman
  • William Rivers
  • Ellen Douglas Schlaefer
  • Paula Shirley
  • Jan Silverstein
  • Anne Sinclair
  • Joseph Spiegel
  • Tonya Staubes
  • Steve Valder
  • Richland County Democratic Party
  • Super Legit Podcast
  • Telemus

In memory of Kay Thigpen

  • Janet Abercrombie
  • Sally Boyd
  • Drucilla Brookshire
  • Arthur Brown, Sr.
  • Paul and Carole Cash
  • Steven Carpenter
  • Susan Carter
  • Benjamin Compton
  • Genevieve Compton
  • David and Sandy Cowen
  • Elizabeth Crum and James Byrum
  • Sharon Dantzler
  • Kathy Gardener
  • Myra Greene
  • James and Renelle Herndon
  • Mark Keenan
  • Bev and Bob Howard
  • Judy Matthews
  • Mary-Louise Ramsdale
  • Mims and Ron Rust
  • Bill Schmidt
  • Anne Sinclair and Julian Ruffin
  • Peter and Wendy Stahl
  • Steve Valder
  • Pat Votava
  • Kathleen Warnock
  • Hogan Wilson
  • Sue Wilson
  • Ilsa Young
  • Leap and Pivot

Upcoming Events

June 14-July 13
August 09-August 25
September 01-December 01
September 27-October 12
October 25-November 09

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