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 Nadine Merheb at nadine@thestorytheatre.org


Our Sponsors

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


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+

  • Adisa Bakari
  • Laurie Dell
  • Meena Dogan
  • The Michael & Mona Heath Fund
  • The Iole Foundation
  • Scott Painter & Andrew Pitts
  • Marilyn Price
  • Kent & Adylene Thomson

Storytellers

$100–$249

  • Shantanu Bala
  • Larissa Dvorak
  • Sam Eastwood
  • Laurie Reinig
  • Katherine Richard
  • Sarah Ruhl
  • Annette Thomson
  • Amy Umaretiya
  • Abby Whipp

Essayists

$50–$99

  • Thomas Awrey
  • Matthew Bernstein
  • Lisa Blakes
  • Susan Campbell
  • Victor Canestrini
  • Tiffany Carvallho Quinton
  • John Clum
  • Alec Coles
  • Colby Conn
  • Elisabeth Kalnow
  • Leah Kaplan
  • Syamala Krishnamsetty
  • Margarita Moldovan
  • David Mor
  • Kate Nienhauser
  • Benjamin Nugent-Peterson
  • Nicholas Rehberger
  • Mark Reinig
  • Molly Rosenberger
  • Michal Solovy
  • Kelly Surman

Bloggers

$1–$49

  • Temitope Adenaike
  • Beth Allen
  • Jessica Armfield
  • Jonah Atchison
  • Julienne Backstrom
  • Sarah Bartley
  • Catherine Becker
  • Adia Bell
  • Hannah Benitez
  • Mackenzie Blaile
  • Lois Blakes
  • Sarah Bosch
  • Bobby Bowman
  • Bobby Bowman
  • Joi Buchanan
  • Lindsey Calvoni
  • Alison Campbell
  • Lucy Carapetyan
  • Riley Cassidy
  • Sara Caswell
  • Vincent Cefali
  • Emily Chan
  • Robert Chana
  • Job Christenson
  • Ebony Chuukwu
  • Brandon Coleman
  • William Colley
  • Shada Cook
  • Sara Costello
  • Gracie Covarrubias
  • Kelli Covey
  • Patricia Curtis
  • Emily Daigle
  • Madelyn DePorter
  • Cathy DeRonne
  • Kathryn Diener
  • Susan Diesche
  • Amira Dika
  • Meagan Dilworth
  • Erin Doody
  • Brent Ervin-Eikhoff
  • Marsha Estell
  • Cody Estle
  • Lane Flores
  • Brett Garrett
  • Laura Gawlinski
  • Athanasia Giannetos
  • David Gordon-Johnson
  • Jalyn Greene
  • Barbara Gregory
  • Emma Gruhl
  • Katherine Gwynn
  • Justin Harner
  • Justin Hart
  • Jacob Harvey
  • Emily Hawkins
  • Caroline Heath
  • Gabriel Howard
  • Emily Hughes
  • Matthew Huston
  • Beth Hyland
  • Max Innes
  • Cam Johnson
  • Jessica Kadish
  • Alanna Kalbfleisch
  • Amber Kessler-Freer
  • Jaclyn Krueger
  • Tamara Lakic
  • Lilly Lerner
  • Carl Lewandowski
  • Aaron Lieberman
  • Julie Lockhart
  • Mitchell Martin
  • Laurea McLeland
  • Callyn Merril
  • Luke Mielke
  • Joshua Miller
  • Catherine Miller
  • Arthur Miller
  • Rachel Moldovan
  • Dina Monk
  • Marjorie Muller
  • Cera Naccarato
  • Carli Naff
  • Kate Nienhauser
  • Janice O'Neill
  • Kailee O'Reilly
  • Zaeleena Ogwaro
  • Boluwatife Ojetunde
  • Nneka Onyeka
  • Clark Pavlik
  • Ewa Perszko
  • Lisa Peterson
  • Bianca Phipps
  • Robert Pierre
  • Diana Prentiss
  • Terron Quailes
  • Claire Reinhart
  • Vickie Riley
  • Carolina Rodriguez
  • Jana Ross
  • Michael Russo
  • Roy Samra
  • Cassy Schillo
  • Matt Schutz
  • Sydney Sewell
  • Thomas Shamma
  • Meagan Shepherd
  • Caitlin Stegemoller
  • Sarah Thomas
  • Karen Thomson
  • Johncie Thomson
  • Patrick Tierney