Support The Story

As a non-profit organization, The Story Theatre relies on the generous support of donors like you. Your contributions, and belief in this artform, allow us to continue to serve our Chicago community.

The Story Theatre is a 501(c)3 organization. All contributions to The Story are tax deductible.

If you are interested in becoming a donor of The Story Theatre, please contact Paul Michael Thomson at paulmichael@thestorytheatre.org


Our Sponsors

These foundations know the value of investing in community; we are so grateful they've chosen to invest in us.

The Story Theatre acknowledges support from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

This project is partially supported by a CityArts Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events.


Our Donors

Thank you for being a part of our story, for believing in the next generation of Chicago theatre. We (literally) couldn't do it without you.

Great American Novelists

$250+

  • Austin Beggs
  • Sarah & Laura Cayce
  • Cindy Calvert
  • The Iole Foundation
  • Victor & Margarita Moldovan
  • Scott Painter & Andrew Pitts
  • Laurie Reinig

Storytellers

$100–$249

  • Nicholette Adkins
  • Chelsea Bowdren
  • Laurie Dell
  • Stacy DePorter
  • Eric Kirkes
  • Annette & Victor Thomson
  • Gretchen Toussaint
  • Alicia Washington

Essayists

$50–$99

  • Anthony Anzivino
  • Darrionna Barnes
  • Vince Cefali
  • Alanna Chavez
  • Haley Devaney & Edward McCreary
  • Jonathan L. Green
  • Cecilia Iole
  • Robyn McBurney
  • Maggie Miller
  • Jonathan Stones
  • Sandy Stones
  • Manoli Tsaparikos

Bloggers

$1–$49

  • Nic Adams
  • Giuliana Adkins
  • Tina Arfaee
  • Brittney Brown
  • Kenny-Finch Collymore-Williams
  • Colby Conn
  • Jacklyn DellaTorri
  • Emma Durbin
  • Emma Ginsberg
  • Tamsen Glaser
  • Erica Stephan Ingram
  • Maya Kitayama
  • Michael Martin
  • Marissa Medina
  • Callyn Merril
  • Dina Monk
  • Carli Naff
  • Jacquelyn Oesterblad
  • Claire Reinhart
  • Jesek Rogers
  • Nicole Rousonelos
  • Kat Sanchez
  • Shaina Schrooten
  • Matt Schutz
  • Rebecca Shields
  • Jake Sorgen
  • Amy Szerlong
  • Christine K. Tolley
  • Kailyn Toussaint
  • Cynthia Williams