The National Theatre Circle

Please consider joining us in our efforts to maintain our 185-year tradition of providing powerful cultural programming for the greater Washington community by becoming part of our family with a Circle Membership! Your tax-deductible contribution provides you with many unique Circle Member benefits, including those listed below, and helps support The National Theatre Foundation’s free public outreach and educational programs. See current members below.

The National Theatre Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Friends of the National Theatre (FONT) Benefits PLUS…
  • VIP Ticketing Concierge Hotline: You don’t have to call the Box Office again! Call this dedicated hotline and a NTF staff member will help you with all your ticketing needs.
  • Complimentary ticket exchanges**
  • Two complimentary tickets in the President’s Box to a show of your choice*

Helen Hayes Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in The National Theatre Circle PLUS…
  • Opportunity to purchase premium house seats to a show of your choice*
  • Two complimentary tickets to a selected opening night performance and reception

Director’s Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Helen Hayes Circle PLUS…
  • Invitation for two to attend pre-show Drinks and Dramaturgy and tickets to a selected show at The National.
  • Invitation for 2 for a National Theatre Backstage Tour
  • 6 complimentary tickets in the President’s Box to a show of your choice*

Producer’s Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Director’s Circle PLUS…
  • Artist Meet & Greet Opportunities*
  • Invitation for four to a private dinner with NTF’s Executive Director
  • Private National Theatre Backstage Tour for a group of up to 10 people

Artist’s Circle

Membership Includes:

  • Everything in the Producer’s Circle PLUS…
  • Voucher for complimentary parking
  • First access to Donor Trips
  • Private Meet & Greet Opportunities*
  • Opportunity to purchase premium Broadway House Seats*

*Subject to availability.
**Ticket exchanges limited to different performance of the same production.

The National Theatre Foundation is grateful to our generous Circle Members.

Gifts made to The National Theatre Foundation between September 1, 2020, and May 26, 2022, are listed below. Every effort has been made to recognize our generous donors accurately, but mistakes happen. Should you spot one and wish to correct it, please let us know by emailing giving@nationaltheatre.org. Thank you!

  • Anonymous
  • DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
  • DC Share Fund
  • Events DC
  • Ms. Jacqueline Mars
  • The Robert and Christina Silberman Charitable Trust
  • Mike and Sheila Ryan
  • J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation
  • The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
  • Downtown Business Improvement District Corporation
  • Mr. Christopher Gladstone and Mrs. Elise Rabekoff
  • Ms. Julie Jacobson
  • Kiplinger Family Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Knight A. Kiplinger
  • Fred and Jill Klein
  • Latino Economic Development Center
  • Quadrangle
  • United Bank
  • Washington Children’s Foundation
  • Wilkes Family Foundation
  • Mr. John B. Adams, Jr.
  • Mr. Robert Aiken
  • Rene Augustine and Mark S. Alarie Family Charitable Fund
  • Don and Carol Borut
  • Ms. Buffy Cafritz
  • David A. Deckelbaum
  • Ms. Ginny Grenham and Mr. Paul Zevnik
  • Mr. Jonathan Kirn
  • Ms. Jean Komendera
  • Mrs. Paul Laxalt (Carol)
  • Virginia I. (Ginger) Laytham
  • Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J. O’Neill, Jr.
  • Pinnacle West
  • Reinsch Pierce Family Foundation by Lola C. Reinsch
  • Ms. Lola Reinsch and Bill Detty
  • Ms. Kelly Ripken
  • Genny and Fred Ryan
  • InvestOne Retirement Specialists, Inc.
  • Mr. J.R. Clark
  • Etta Fielek
  • The Fielek-Rogoff Charitable Fund
  • Mr. Kevin Gray
  • Mr. and Mrs. Knight A. Kiplinger
  • Anne Kline and Geoff Pohanka
  • Mr. and Mrs. John and Karie McMickle
  • Ms. Jill Marie Norton
  • Romenius Family Charitable Fund
  • William and Brenda Romenius
  • The Sexton Family
  • Bill and Jeri Wilson
  • Zeta Associates
  • Anonymous (3)
  • Theo Adamstein–TTR Sotheby’s International Realty
  • Mr. Ernesto Torres Almodovar
  • Bender Foundation, Inc.
  • Ms. Julie Bender-Silver
  • Conor and Angie Cahill
  • Tracy Slade Carver
  • Bob Cohn and Sharon Dennis
  • Frederick Corte
  • John and Kim Cutler
  • Gretchen and Ken Davidian
  • The Dimick Foundation
  • Kevin Donohue
  • Susan and Frank Dunlevy
  • Susan Esserman and Andrew Marks
  • Suzanne and Douglas Firstenberg
  • Laura Fraher
  • Cary Clark Fuller
  • Gerry Gabrys, In Honor of Lynne Dillaber Gabrys
  • Linda Gooden
  • Tim and Norene Guilford
  • Jolene Hall and Stanley Sloter
  • Kerry Harding, In Memory of Dawn Elizabeth Hunter Harding
  • Amanda and Jim Holmberg
  • Anthony Hui, In honor of Maxima and Sidney Hui
  • Peter and Judy Jablow
  • David J. Kitto
  • Ms. Barbara Lewis
  • Barbara and Warren Lewis
  • Chip and Vicky Magid
  • Holly McKenzie
  • Maureen and Michael McMurphy
  • Carol Melton and Joe Hassett
  • Mr. Joseph and Mrs. Meredith Moore
  • Marc Miller and Stephanie deSibour
  • Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Newton
  • Mark and Carolyn Olshaker
  • Cheryl and James Painter
  • Suzy and Bob Pence
  • Dr. Justin Pepper and Dwain Young, Jr.
  • RFI Foundation
  • Cynthia and Ben Schiffrin, In memory of Peter Schiffrin
  • Paul and Judy Schmid
  • Dr. Karl Allen Smith
  • Richard and Catharine Snowdon
  • Ms. Stacey Sovereign and Mr. Barry Nigro
  • Dr. and Mrs. Forrest M. Stuart
  • Zak Velazquez and Bea Bradlee
  • George and Patti White
  • Gerry Widdicombe
  • Landon Zee