Our Donors

Ticket sales never pay the bills – especially given the limited seating capacity that makes the Central Works experience so unique – so we’d like to express our gratitude to those individuals and foundations who have supported us in the past year.

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2017-18 Season Funders

Individual donors to our 2018 season so far:

anonymous: various & MANY!
Actors Equity Foundation
Joseph & Esther Adler
Cristina García & Gary Aguilar
Thomas Ahlberg *
Gertrude Allen *
Keith Alward *
Rica Anderson
Nancy Axelrod
Joann Steck Bayat & Hossain Bayat
Beaune Imports
Linda Beidleman
Elizabeth Benedict *
Sandra Blair +
Gillian Boal *
Karen Bouris *
Steven & Johanna Brekke-Brownell
Lisa Brinner *
Zelda Bronstein +
Gretchen Brosius *
Jeffrey Sellon & Marilyn Burns +
Mary Beth Burnside
John Calella *
Tim de Wolf & Cristina Campbell *
Barbara Sheng & Brad Cantos +
Milissa Carey
Claudette Bégin & Alex Chis
City of Berkeley Arts Grants Program
Ann Claesgens
Susanne Stoffel & Michael Coan
Vicki & Tom Consoli *
Margaret Copeland *
Carol Copeland *+
David Gelfand & Ellen Daniell
Narsai & Veni David *
Sharon Davis
Joanne De Phillips *
Andy Young & Sylvia de Trinidad
Allan Cunningham & Ellen Dietschy *
Ken Doane
Bruce Dodd *
Linda Dondero
Mona Dreicer
East Bay Fund for Artists
Gina Papen & Dennis Edds +
Rebecca Parlette-Edwards &Thomas Edwards
Dusty Sykes & Carolyn Edwards +
Barbara Edwards +
Carol Emory +
Wilma Engel +
Sharon Entwistle
Victoria Erville +
Lisa Esherick *
The Lisa Esherick Fund at the East Bay Community Foundation
Moreira Imar & Angelo Festa
Richard Anderson & Gayle Feyrer
David Streitfeld & Deb Fink *
Rita Gardner *
Jean Georgakopoulos
Sarah Gill
Stuart Gold
Anita Grandpre *
Pamela Grove
Anne Hallinan
William Davis & Carol-Joy Harris +
Joan Lovett & John Harris +
Lisa Heltmach
Kenneth Hempel *
Brian and Jocelyn Herndon
Susan Koenig & Paul Herzoff *
George Heymont +

Jeff Carlock & Dale Hopkins
Lisa Howland
Charles Hudson
Evelyn & Allan Humphrey
Kris Inman
Linda Inman-Hoffert *
Carol Itami *
Julie Jensen *
Sharon Jue (in memory of Moe) +
Kathleen Kahn
Chetana Karel-Michaan
Ashok Katdare
Linda Katz *+
Kenneth Rainin Foundation
Jerome Hanowsky & Karen Kline
Martha & Karl Knobler +
Marcia Kolb
Sylvia Kratins *
Arlene & Welton Lee *
Janette Levenson
Ellen Levin *
Gwen Loeb +
Phil Lowery *
Mary Laird & John Malork
Neela & Bill Manley
Zuzelin Martin Lynch *
Walter Schweikert & Lisa Martinengo
Jayne Matthews
Ted McClellan +
Peter Klehm & Gregory McVey-Russell
Steven Mendelson
Catherine Michaels
David Harder & Patricia Milton *+
Dean Pichotto & Ann Moen
James & Juliane Monroe +
John & Judy Ann Moore *
Joe & Mary Morganti *
Regina Morones +
Ethel Murphy *
Michael Gray & Eileen Murphy
Thomas O’Brien +
Vicki Oliveira
Roseanne Packard *
Marilyn Palla-Droke
Nancy Park & the Wilder Green Arts Fund +
Bobby & Tito Patri
Christine Pelkin
Keley Petersen
Peter & Christina Petroski *
Jeanne Pimentel
Margaret Pinter +
Kate Pope
Madeleine Puccioni +
Celia Ramsay & Kent Rasmussen +
John & Jane Raymond
Sophie Rheinheimer +
Beverlee French & Craig Rice *
Gregg Richardson
Krehe & Kathy Ritter
Barbara Robben
Martha Roush *
Anne & Boyard Rowe
Janice Ruchlis *
Karl Ruddy +
Deborah Dashow Ruth
James Rutherford
Sam Mazza Foundation
Carolyn Sanders *+
Pat Saunders
Linda Savell
William & Linda Schieber *+
Helen Schulak *

Al Hoffman & David Shepherd +
John Shepherd
Mary Shisler
Suzanne Siebert
Hiram Simon
Harriet Simpson
Sherry Smith *+
Harold Smith
Kyila & John Sninsky *
Jennifer Heyneman/Will Sousae & the RHE Foundation*
Sheryl & William Springer *
John Stern
Romer Stevenson in memory of John *
Donna Straff *+
Laura Boxer & Hedy Straus +
Joan Sullivan
Inge Svoboda
Betsey & Harry Tabraham *+
Fred & Margo Takemiya *
Robert Tamillow
Giovanna Tanzillo *
Paula Tejeda *
John Sherry & Cheryl Thompson
Richard Thompson
Colin Thomson +
Sheldon & Helen Tinsley-Jones
Danica Truchlikova *
Harvey Salem & Alice Trumbly
Linda Vallee *
Tom & Jan Vargo
Liz Varnhagen +
Gretchen von Duering
John & Helen Wadman
Sandy & Linda Wagner *+
John Murcko & Christine Walter
Daniel Klang & Jean Waxdeck
Margo Webster +
Gerald Weintraub *
Kristi Wessenberg
Susan & Tom Weston +
Tina Arnold and Tom White *
Winewise/Vienna Wine Company
Adrian Elfenbaum & Joanne Winter
Charlene Woodcock
Judith & Joseph Workman
Linda Wraxall
Kai Yu *
Jennie Zentner
Linda Zimmerman +
Beverly Zoller *
Richard Zoller *

*Artist Fund

+ New Chair Fund