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$10 or $1000, your gift will go towards developing some of the most innovative, impactful work in the contemporary American theater landscape.

We can't do it without dedicated followers like you.

The Civilians is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, and all contributions are tax-deductible.


SUPERGENIUS: $5,000 and above
(Tax-deductible in the amount exceeding $75)

The Civilians' most generous contributors are known as the Supergeniuses because of their profound impact on the company's artistic course. These gifts make whole workshops and developmental residencies possible. Includes all Mastermind benefits plus:

* Special recognition among the company's supporters in programs and printed material.
* Priority seating at special events and invitations to private work-in-progress showings.
* Prominent recognition at a Civilians event of their choosing.

MASTERMIND: $1,250 - $4,999
(Tax-deductible in the amount exceeding $75)

The Civilians' Masterminds are an integral part of the process, supporting playwright commissions, or sponsoring an actor's work on the investigation phase of a new project. Includes all Sleuth benefits plus:

* A complimentary copy of The Civilians: An Anthology of Six Plays.
* Two complimentary tickets to the Let Me Ascertain You series.

SLEUTH: $750 - $1,249
(100% tax-deductible)

Sleuths have a direct impact on Civilians projects, providing the support for artists to make new discoveries. Includes all Investigator benefits plus:

* Two complimentary tickets to a spring Civilians' Cabaret Event.

INVESTIGATOR: $500 - $749
(100% tax-deductible)

As an Investigator, you are a key contributor to The Civilians' innovative work. Gifts at this level support a segment of The Civilians' all-important investigation phase. Includes all Interviewer benefits plus:

* An insider's look at The Civilians' developmental process with invitations to two exclusive readings and/or workshops.

INTERVIEWER: $250 - $499
(100% tax-deductible)

Interviewers make up the foundation of the company, feeding the artistic work by keeping the company's infrastructure strong. Includes all Researcher benefits plus:

* A Civilians Greatest Hits CD! Enjoy your favorite songs, scenes, and interviews from the past ten years.

RESEARCHER: $100 - $249

Recognition as a supporter of our unique process of developing original theater.

* Invitations to the Annual Benefit and other special events. (Regular ticket fees apply.)

APPRENTICE: up to $99

Be the first to learn about The Civilians' process through the monthly online newsletter and early notification about upcoming projects.

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Current as of August 21, 2015

Andrew Mellon Foundation New York Theater Program
Axe-Houghton Foundation
Barbara Bell Cumming Foundation
Jerome Robbins Foundation
John Golden Fund
Lucille Lortel Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
The New York Community Trust
The New York State Council on the Arts, a State Agency
Shubert Foundation

Mimi Brown and Alp Ercil
Ralph and Gail Bryan
Carolyn and John Friedman
Jessica and Matt Harris
John McGinn and Cary Davis
Natalie and David Neubert
Leigh Pratter
Howard Rubin and Mary Henry
Stephen and Saskia Siderow
Jenny and Jon Steingart

John Bergman and Beverly Morris
Elizabeth Angell and Vic Brand
B. Peter and Virginia Carry
Gregory and Jennifer Ezring
Jody Falco and Jeffrey Steinman
Fred Gilde and Tracy Peterson
Julia and Jeff Lazarus
Marina and Petros Sabatacakis
Peter Saccio
Jonathan Marc Sherman and Alexandra Shiva
Suzanne Thompson
Wesley Wang

Jason Cooper and Liz Mayer
Michael Friedman
Nina Hellman and Jeremy Shamos
Robin Jones
Elizabeth Kabler
Laurie Kauffman and Phillip Anderson
Steve Kennedy
Daniel Kim
Alex and Fiona Kirk
Christina Kirk and John Hamburg
Anna Kramarsky and Jeanne Bergman
David Moody and Eileen Guilfoyle
Courtney Smith and Graham Duncan
Tom Wirtshafter and Carol Marks

Bernard Adams and Edna Travis
David Berlin
Allison Blinken
Vivian Cardamone
Steve Cosson
Virginia Davis Blair
Alexander Dodge and Charles Stewart
Susan Frank
Jamie Gordon
Edward and Sylvia Grush
Jeanhee Kim and Luke Melia
Elysabeth Keinhans
Steve and Sara Kraskin
Lorelei Larson and Michael Grush
JJ Lind
Robert Miotke
Joe & Nina Neulight
Susan and Howard Noble
Ted Porter
Mark Rossier
Jordan Roth
Robert and Eileen Sgambati
Rebecca and David Sinkler
Stuart Waldman
Jim Winker
Marion and Brian Young

Christopher Affleck
Julian and Berengere Allen
Chris Angell and Jessica Hertz
Abigail Angell Canfield
Janet B. and P. Frank Winkler
Jon Robin Baitz
Jennifer and Adam Bernstein
Laurie Blitzer and Sam Levine
Richard and Elizabeth Brand
Vince Bruns
Judith and David Buten
Michael Cadden and Drake Baer
Cathy Cohen
Roberta and Ronald Columbus
Ann and Thomas Connolly
David and Shirley Cosson
Jennifer and Phil Costa
Emme and Jonathan Deland
Alice Dubois and Dan Schofield
Michaela Duffy
Daniel and Stephanie Feigin
Seth Gelblum
Dino and Barbara Giamatti
Erica Gibson and Tony Settel
Maxwell Gottesman
Cory Greenberg
Shelly Greenfield and Allan Brandt
Rosalind Grush
Ronald Guttman
Morton and Joan Hamburg
Robert Hammond
Christopher Hogan
Paul and Jane Hogan
Jeffrey Horowitz
Miriam Jagger
Donald and Jane Kauffman
Greg Keller
Laura Kirk
Toby Leavitt
Phyllis Levin
Sarah MacArthur
William MacArthur
Mr. and Mrs. Charles G. Mallonee
Jon Nakagawa
Robert Orchard
Carol Ott
Ellen and Sandy Oxfeld
Jesse Oxfeld
Bruce and Suzanne Poli
Eric Reschke
Ed Richard and Warren Kendrick
Mary Lu and Kenneth Roffe
Joel Ruark and Cheryl Pinnow
Edward and Nancy Scharff
Carol and Normal Schnall
Eric Schnall and Shax Riegler
Ghita Schwarz
Mary Caroll Scott
Ted and Adele Shank
Marco and Shaheena Simons
Jane Souzon
Alec Stais
Lorin Hollister Stein
Ricki Stern
Patricia Stewart
David and Arlene Stone
Mariann Wang and Michael Gaouette
Jeremy Wein
Colleen Werthmann and Gardiner Comfort
Sheila and Richard White
Robert Wierzel
Janet and P. Frank Winkler
Jessica Yager and Bobby Baird

Tom Arata
Andrea Barbieri
Eva and STeven Barnes
Laurie Barrueta
Sara Berliner and Ulysses Smith
Susan Bernfield and Claude Millman
Joshua Buhler
Deanna Deery
Yvonne Elliman
Dick and Cherry Lee Ellis
Eric Fisher
Elizabeth Fleming and James Worrell
Patricia Hagan
Barry Hoggard and James Wagner
Gerald Homan
Julie Kalish
Linda Krull
Jeffrey and Helen Maurer
Kelly McCreary
Jennifer Morris
Pranvera Musa
Don Nguyen
Michael Roberts and Alisha Davis
Mary Rockhill
Ken Stec
William and Louise Thompson
Chandra Varma

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