Our art thrives on the support of donors like you.
Leader of the Pack, 2012

We hope you will consider becoming a donor. All amounts are appreciated and will be recognized here and in our programs (you're more than welcome to remain anonymous if you wish). Big Noise Theatre is a 501(c)3 organization, so all contributions are tax deductible.


  • Complimentary refreshments at all mainstage performances.
  • Invitations to occasional insider events.

How to Donate

There are a variety of ways to make a contribution.

Donate online via OvationTix or mail a check (payable to Big Noise Theatre) along with your name as you wish it to appear here and in our programs to Big Noise Theatre, P.O. Box 1652, Des Plaines, IL 60017.

Our Donors

We're happy to share the names of this season's current, very generous donors. Thank you!

Corporate Sponsors & Grants

  • Robert W. Baird & Company
  • EcoLab
  • PSPrint
  • The Saints
  • VisionCare Specialists

Platinum ($400 and above)

  • Marian and Stan Kaderbek
  • Arthur and Jacob Kuchta
  • Martha and Frank Shuford
  • Ann Stuart
  • Brent Walker and Christopher Nolden

Gold ($150 up to $400)

  • Anonymous
  • Jamie Potash Curry
  • Lori-Jo A. Fergle
  • Cathy Jacobson
  • John Marquardt
  • Michael and Christopher McGuire
  • Marsha and Bill Rutenberg

Silver ($50 up to $150)

  • The Bardensin memory of Don DeCarl
  • Debbie and Bill Houghton
  • Julianna Kaderbekin honor of Marian Kaderbek
  • Matt Kenney
  • Theresa Kerrigan
  • Robert and Ann Klein
  • Jim Moran
  • Julie and Shelley Orbach
  • Anna and Mark Roeser
  • Shawn P. Sackett
  • Mildred Schmalz
  • Gail Soberski
  • Jim and Debbie Szczesniak
  • Lorraine Tancredi
  • Gina Uhlmann
  • Rupert VanDupert
  • Curt and Linda Walkerin honor of Brent Walker

Bronze (up to $50)

  • Sam Aquino
  • Niki Arias
  • Denise Chipman
  • Gerald DeGuzman
  • Laura DiTola
  • Kenneth DuCree
  • David Feiler
  • Madeline Franklin
  • Michael P. Greenlief Jr.
  • Sarah Grember
  • Mike Harrison
  • Connie Hartwig
  • Vicky Heuer
  • Michael Jeffries
  • Monica Jones
  • Ashley Kammrath
  • Matt Kenney
  • Matthew Krieg
  • Andrea Lauer
  • Natasha Laws
  • Brian McNamara
  • Cynthia Miller
  • Michael Miller
  • Donna Mulderink
  • Sheila O'Connell
  • Larry Olson
  • Amy Pepsnik
  • Carole Pratt
  • John Radwanski and Mary Choules
  • Rachel Ralston
  • Peter Rasey
  • Jessica Rodriguez
  • Callie Romenesko
  • Jamie Shaw
  • Tyler Sonkin
  • Scott Spector
  • Suzanne Stuebe
  • Nancy Syburg
  • Mary Boyle Smith
  • Paul Stowick
  • Julian Trafford-Goss
  • Carli Uphill
  • Barbara Willert

The charitable contributions of our donors and sponsors allow us to produce excellent shows at affordable prices. These gifts make it possible for us to provide our audiences with unique theatre experiences and to give our artists the resources they need to create their best work.