Thank you for your commitment to our 21st season. Theater Latté Da is one of only a few theaters in the country dedicated solely to producing and presenting new and adventurous musical theater that speaks to contemporary audiences and advances the art form. Thank you for your support!

Institutional Support


This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation form the arts and cultural heritage fund, and a grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota.

The NARA Fund


Elizabeth C. Quinlan Foundation


Archie and Bertha Walker Foundation


Individual Support

Grand Finale ($25,000 and above)
Carol and Kim Culp
Marianne McGrath Mills and Steven A. Mills
Marti Morfitt and Patrick Weber

Curtain Call ($10,000 - $24,999)
Kent Allin and Tom Knabel
Nancy Jones
Kathy and Allen Lenzmeier
Ben and Rita Olk
David A. Wilson and Michael J. Peterman
Margaret and Angus* Wurtele
Patricia Zalaznik

*In remembrance

Eleven O'clock Number ($5,000-9,999)

Scott Cabalka
Jane and Ogden Confer
Rob Dingmann and Ethan Reynolds
Timothy Dordell and Kirk Ballard
Lisa and Dan Hoene
Dennis and Nora Hunchar
Patricia Johnson and Kai Bjerkness

Gene and Pat Radecki
Gary Reetz
Christopher Rence
Lorri Steffen and Paul Zenner
Kathy Vaugh
Jane Zilch

Show Stopper ($1,500 - $4,999)

Mary Alberts
Barbara Brin and John Beal
Jean M. and Jim Becker
Priscilla Brewster
Jack Burbidge
in loving memory of his wife Nancy
Mary and Randy Carlson
Shelli Chase and John Feldman
Stacy and Kathie Christiansen
Ingrid and Chris Culp
Fran and Barb Davis
Janet and Mark Ditter
Steve Euller and Nancy Roehr
Martha Gabbert
Carolee Lindsey and Darolyn Hall
Sandra and Edmund Hall
Jay Harkness and Jean Storlie
Jean and Jim Hartman
Jim and Sandi Jensen
Cyndi and Greg Klaus
Scott and Deborah Knight
Larkin Hoffman Daly & Lindgren Ltd.
Christine Larsen and Scott Peterson
Barbara Larson
Michael Lee

Mary and Mark Maher
Jim and Kristin Matejcek
Drew Mattson
Jennifer Melin Miller and David Miller
Linda and Jim Milow
Warren D. and Daniel J. Mosier
Kim and David Motes
Curt D. Nelson
Matt Kiser and Chris Nichol
Dr. Luis A. Pagan-Carlo and Joe Sammartino
Lewis and Connie Remele
Jaime A. Roman and Jim Bernier
Randy and Tara Roth
Ken and Nina Rothchild
Colleen Ryan
Ann and Pat Ryan
The Ryan Family

Thomas Senn and Mark Manion
Ann and Tom Stanley
Douglas* and Suzanne Tacheny Kubach
Michael and Terri Uline
Libby and John Utter
Bill Venne and Douglas Kline
Ruth and David Waterbury
Carol and Tom Windfeldt
Kevin Winge and Kevin Shores
Dick and Diane Wright

*In remembrance

Entr'acte ($500-$1,499)

Elissa Adams and Michael Margulis
Steve Alberts
Tyler Aman and Andrew Maresh
Stuart Appelbaum and Jean King
Scott Appelwick and Ed Sootsman
Ward and Kathleen Armstrong
Karen and John Arnold
in memory of Peggy Ahcan
Annette Atkins and Tom Joyce
Maria Bales
Stan and Cindy Bandur
Randy Beard
Mary Beidler Gearen
Patricia Beithon
Les Bendtsen
Sue A. Bennett
Susan S. Boren and Steve King
Jeff Bores and Michael Hawkins
Al Bradley
Brian Svendahl
Shawn Bryant and Michael Grouws
Tom and Barb Burke
Ellen Butler
Virginia and Stuart Campbell
Darlene J. and Richard P. Carroll
Family Fund
Lisa Cotter
Ingrid and Chris Culp
Mitch Culbreath
Kirk and Kathy Davis
Meg DeLapp
Thomas and Mary Lou Detwiler
Adrienne Dierks
Sara and Jock Donaldson
Joe Dowling and Siobhan Cleary
Karla Ekdahl and Peter Hutchinson
Duane Faber and Peter Couture
Stephen Field and Stephen Herzog

Ron Fraboni
Matt Fulton
James P. Gearen
Jeff and Gale Gibbs
Mark Gilberstadt
Lisa Goodman
Richard Gould
Christine and Bill Griffith
Mary and Thomas Gross
Jeffrey Hatcher
Sandy and John Hey
Joanne and Allen Hinderaker
Steve Horan
Bernadette and Jeffrey Janisch
Jen Kreiman and Jon Kachelmacher
Sylvia and Sam Kaplan
John Kundtz and Thomas Amon
Al Kvaal
Kate and Greg Lawson
Diana and Kenneth Lewis
Kerry Sarnowski and Susan Lowum
Ann and Reid MacDonald
David and Marilee Mahler
Jim and Liane Mattson
Mary H. and J. Milo Meland Family Fund
Gretchen Alberts Mellies
David and Leni Moore Family Foundation
Sara Mushlitz
Brad and Marta Musolf
Marlys J. Nelson
Karle and Diane Nolte
Marvel Norton
Jim Payne
Jeffrey Perkey and Robert Spikings
Carol Peterson
Shannon Pierce and Rachel Kroog
David Pote and Linda Tapsak
William and Andrew Collis-Prather

Denise Prosek and Milton Ferris
Jeff Reed
James Rickert
Jake and Donna Romanow
Kristin Rothstein
Peter Rothstein and Omar Guevara Soto
Peggy and Bill Roush
Kathy and Michael Ruhland
Peter and Mary Sandberg
Linda and Steven Sandvig
Paul Schumann
Shannon Harris
Anne Simpson
Sandy and Neil Spidel Neumann
Stacy and Kathie Christiansen
Stephen Strand
Kevin Streeter
Brian Svendahl
Steven Thompson and Ron Frey
Bill Underwood and Chris Everett
Angus Vaughan
Paula Vesely
Michael Wagner
Jay Waldera
David Warner
Ruth and David Waterbury
Phil Wilkie
Fremajane Wolfson
Michelle Woster and Peter Quale

Overture ($100-$499)

Anonymous (4)
Libby Alberts
Robert Allen
Greg and Penny Anderson
Rita Andrescik
Howard Ansel
Jennifer and Joseph Armitage
James Assali and Michael Mauch
Thomas Barber
Diana Bauman
Kathleen Baxter
Robert and Mary Beck
Ruth Ann and Jim Benson
Chelsea Berglund
David and Janet Berry
Bill Bertram
Tim Beutell
Thomas Boatman
John and Kathleen Boone
Dr. Stuart and Sue Ellen Borken
Pam and Don Brabeck
Bryan Bradford
Judith and Arnie Brier
Carol Brozic
Bruce Smith
Philip and Carolyn Brunelle
John and Rick Buchholz
Mary Burke
Sheryl Burkhardt
Jimmy Burnett
Peter Carlsen and Sylvia Frank
Peter Carlson and Bradley Betlach
Craig Carnahan
Cindy Carpenter and Gregg Roberts
Sheldon and Lili Chester
Brooks Christensen
Burton and Rusty Cohen
Jeremy and Michael Cohen-Elyanow
Ruth Colby
David Colwell
Tomie and Jim Conaway
Jeanne and David Cornish
Gretchen and David Crary
Patricia Cummings
Darolyn Clark
Roberta and John Dahler
Tom E. Davis
Michael DiBlasi
Marcus and Cynthia Dilliard
James and Sharon Dimond
Kristofer S. Djupedal
Peter Donohue
Nancy Dorris
Jane Doyle
Linda Eckman
Erika Eklund
Sharon Engel
Robert Englund
Kurt and Sarah Erickson
Hope Esparolini
Maurice Failer
Mary and David Fenske
Hamilton & Carter Ferris,
love to Denise Prosek
Karen Fiedler
Sara and Karl Fiegenschuh
Mike and Jodi Finstad
Amy and Jack Fistler
Margaret Fitzgerald and Hugh Veit
Carol and Jon Fjalstad
Gerald Foley
Rocio Foncea
Christopher Foss
Kelli Foster Warder
Gene and Charlotte Frampton
Susan Franklin
Barbara and Bob Gaertner
Allen Giles
Robin Gillette
Jerome Girton
Trey Gladney
Lynn Glesne
Barbara Golden
Joan Growe and Thomas Moore
Tom and Jaci Guglielmi
Barb Gurstelle
David Halgren

Peggy Hall and Lee Barry
Kath Hammerseng and Mo Kennedy
Jaden Hansen
Gar Hargens and Missy Thompson
Christine Harrison
Morrie Hartman and Michael Bahr
Dr. Daniel Hartnett Family Foundation
Randy Hartten and Ron Lotz
Margie and Tom Hebig
Donald Helgeson and Sue Shepard
Christopher Hermann
Wilbur Hill
Mary and Jim Holland
Joe Holmers
Gail and Jeff Horner
Margaret and Mark Hottinger
Jason Howard
Scott Hugdahl and Leslie Martens
Christina Jansa
LeAnne Jergensen
David Johnson
Mary A. Jones
Edward Jorczyk and Steve Duncan
Charles and Sally Jorgensen
Mark Kappelhoff
Jeremiah and Pamela Kearney
Miriam Kelen
Ann Kim
Susan King
Karen Kirby
Tracy and Craig Knighton
Larissa Kokernot and Karl Gajdusek
Stan Kolden and Glyn Northington
Jonna Kosalko
Kathleen Kraulik
Joe Kuznik
Jim and Cathy Landman
Mary Kay Langager
Mary Langsjoen
Jane Lansing
David Larson
Granville Lawrence
Sally Leighninger
Andrew Leshovsky and Louis Berg-Arnold
Catherine J. Little
Rebecca Loader and Michael Ritchie
James Loeffler
Mary and Doug Logeland
Jon Michael Logue
Dennis Louie
Mary Lundberg-Johnson
Mark Lutjen
Rhoda and Don Mains
Will and Willene Mangham
Joanne Manthe
Wendell Vandersluis and Cynthia Marsh
Jeff Masco
Ron and Mary Mattson
Peg McKee
Lisa McLean
Douglas and Cindy Merrigan
Michael Dunne
David Miller and Mary Dew
Kevin Miller, Izzy Miller-Jardin, Robert Jardin
Barb Minnerath
Eric Molho
Bonnie Mulligan and Charlie Greenman
Katherine Murphy
Margaret Nelson Brinkhaus
Susan and Jeff Nelson
Nicholas Nett
Nelson and Beth Neubrech
Paul D. Olson and Mark Baumgartner
Lynn Olson
Sandra Overland
Philip Oxman and Harvey Zuckman
Annie and Chris Palmieri
Mary Jane and Bruce Pappas
Agneta Parr
Jaime Pedraza and Stephen Gronewold
Patti Pinkerton
John and Anne Tuthill Polta
Sue Porter
Teri Prince
Nancy and James Proman
Andrea Quanbeck

John Quinn
Ann and Kevin Quiring
Fred Quirsfeld and Linda Campbell
Maria Reamer
Stan and Jane Rein
John F. Riehle
Christopher Bineham and Harrison David Rivers
Shannon Robinson
Jamie and Gary Milne Rojek
Susan Rose
Thomas Rosen
Bonnie Russ
Jean Ryan
Sandy Ryan and David Myhre
Cal and Claudia Ryan-Mosley
Elaine Gaston and Mark Scannell
Heidi Schellhas
Carol Schirmers
Meg Schuller
Judy Schwartau
Trish and Ralph Scorpio
Dan and Cyndy Seeman
Sharon and Stephen Segal
Miriam Seim
Jack and Susan Sell
Carole Senty and Richard Miller
Kelly Sharp
Gale Sharpe
Mariana and Craig Shulstad
Lorri Sills
Laura Silver and Jeff Hertzberg
Tom L. Smith
Anthony Sofie
Wendy Sommer
Dr. Michael Spencer and Lori Wilson Spencer
Leah Spinosa de Vega and Manuel and
Alejandro Vega
Arturo Steely
Marcia and John Stout
Dan Chouinard and John Sularz
Donald and Jennifer Sullivan
Craig and Janet Swan
Kari Swan
Jean Taylor
Jennifer, Daniel, Raina, & Zoey Tenenbaum
Axel Theimer
Lori Tolonen and Nell Bean
Tom Twiss
Sara Ursin
Matthew and Paul Vork
Jo Ellen Wahlig
Marlys Weber
Leon & Lindy Webster
Corliss Weeks
Tammie Weinfurtner
Carol and Sandy Weisberg
Gary and Andrew Whitford Holey
Elizabeth Wiens
Frank and Frances Wilkinson
Jim and Martha Williams
David Young and Edward Williams, Jr.
Sally Wingert and Tim Danz
Shannon Wolkerstorfer
Ann Wynia
Julia M. Yager
Jane Young
Mark and Penny Ziessman

Places ($50-$99)

Martha Albrecht
Marty Alterman
Jeanette Anderson
Roger Battreall
Ann M. Biggar
Joseph Bilski
Susan and John Breon
David Burbank and Jean Barry Burbank
Joan Carlson
Thomas and Mary Darnall
Cheryl Divine
Kathy Dodge and Steve Downing
Bruce Dumke
Gary and Connie Fallkenstein
Don Feeney
George and Mary Kay Fortier Spalding
Robert Frame
Francis Davenport
Alice Fredrickson
Craig Freeman
Amy Funk
Patricia Gaarder
Gayle C. Gaskill
Manon Gimlett and Thaxter Kunio
Deborah Green
Nancy Grell
Gabe Gusmini
Phebe Haugen
Kim Havey and Mike Bisping
LaRae Heaney
Jennifer Heaton
Alan Heider
Catherine Holtzclaw
Ellen Hughes

Hugh Huston
Wyn Huynh and Bob Zehrer
Carol Jackson
Sandy Jacobsen
Jeanne Jacobson
Jeffrey Lovich
Mary Ann Kanee
Marilyn Karr
Laurie Kilfoy
Lori Kimmet-Mobley and Andy Mobley
Linda King and Robert Schauinger
Suzan Lazar
Archibald and Edith Leyasmeyer
Andrew Litecky
Jolene and John Madden
Diane Malfeld
Jennifer Marshall and Matthew Haines
Barbara and Tom McClellan
Martha M. and James P. McDermott
Sara McMullen
Laurie and Dave Mech
Sonja Merrild
Margaret Michaelson
Mary Miesle
Judy Miller
Debra Mundinger
Hugh and Mary Norsted
Tamara Statz
Jean Orbison Van Heel
Bonnie Ostlund
Lowell and Finola Parsons
Dr. Ronald G. Perrier
Kirstin Gonzales
Lela Porter

Roma Lee and James E. Rasmussen
Laura E. Rathe
Bonnie Reiland
Daniel Riehle
Julie Robbins
Michael Robins
Pat Rosaves
Susan Rose
Anita Ruth
Lisa Slazl
Ron Schlatter
Dianne Schmiesing and Victor Zupanc
Karin Schurrer-Erickson
Maximillian T. Shemesh and Katharina Dawn Kohlman-Shemesh
Lisa Sinclair
Olivia Snortland
Karen Steiner
James Stolz
Andrea Nordick-Stone
Javen Swanson
Marsha Thiel
Paul and Ruth Tillquist
Cathy Waldhauser
Karen Waldron
Lucia Watson
William Weisert
Rebecca and Christopher Wenthold
Mary Wingfield
Marie Wolf
David and Francine Zook

Will-Call ($49 and under)

Anonymous (15)
Mary Adair and Gerald Jorgenson
Joseph Anderson
Sasha Andreev
Susan Bardill
Diane Beck
Dick VanWagner
Marcelline Berg
Joanne and Drew Brockington
Cheryl Brown
Nancy Carlson
Sean Connolly
Stewart Corn
Nancy Darcy
Debra deNoyelles
Brad C. Eggen
Nancy Engh
Nancy Garland
Hans Gasterland
Linda C. Giacomo
Sue Gillman and Linda Ireland
Christopher Gostout
Shannon Green
Paul and Kate Habegger
Benjamin Hain
Rebecca Harman
Marlys and Norman Harris
Bridget Hermer
Elizabeth Hinske
Shellee Hintz
Nancy Holmberg
Janelle Litchfield
Deborah Jiang-Stein
Randall Johnson
Lornell Jonason
Mary Jones
Mary Kokernot
Emily Kotchman
Gary Krupp
Laura Kulm
Joe Linn

Terri and Katherine Lipelt
Diane Lund
Mark Marjala
Marcia Marshall
Janelle Litchfield
Deborah Jiang-Stein
Randall Johnson
Lornell Jonason
Mary Jones
Mary Kokernot
Emily Kotchman
Gary Krupp
Laura Kulm
Joe Linn
Terri and Katherine Lipelt
Diane Lund
Mark Marjala
Marcia Marshall
Judith Mellinger
Georgette Micheletti
Kristin Midelfort
Karren Mills
James Miner
Katherine Murray
Marnie Myhre
Richard Myslajek
Kari Nelson
Brooke Nelson
Sara Ochs and Adam Whisner
Elizabeth O’Mara
Ruth Ormiston
Judith Peterson
Craig Poeschl
Nylce Prada Myers
RaeAnn Sogge
Julie Railsback
Doris Rausch
Jonathan Ravdin
John Reed
Larry and Geraldine Retzlaff
Danielle Ricci

Mary Riordan
Patti Rogness
Stacy Rooney
James Roth
Elaine Savick
Katherine Sidla
Linnea Sodergren
Danielle St. Germain-Gordon
Nathan Stohlmann
Alex Stone
Jeremy Striffler
Anna Tift
Stephanie Tikalsky
Marla Tipping
Mary Udseth
Mary Claire Wahlberg
Ed Wakem
Toni Wakem
Grimaldo Walker
Charlene Washburn,
in memory of Gay Prosek
Shelley White
Lori-Anne Williams
Michelle Wilson
Christopher Yaeger
Jan Youngblood

You can have a significant impact on Theater Latté Da’s future. Please
consider adding a bequest in your will naming Theater Latté Da on your
insurance policy or retirement plan or by donating gifts of stock at any time.
We simply could not achieve our goal of exploring and expanding the art
of musical theater without you. For more information about planned giving,
contact Libi Baehr at

In-Kind Supporters

Dan Avchen and David Johnson
Chocolat Céleste
Fran and Barb Davis
Laurie DeMartino Design
Rob Dingmann and Ethan Reynolds
Hammel Green & Abrahamson
Jay Harkness and Jean Storlie
Nancy Jones
Mary Meighan, David Ingbar, and Jake Ingbar
Minnesota Public Radio
Northeast Social
Peter Rothstein and Omar Guevara Soto
MyTalk 107.1
The Sheridan Room
Jim and Cindie Smart
Stagetime Productions

Season 21 Production Sponsors

Kent Allin and Tom Knabel
Kathy and Allen Lenzmeier
Dick and Diane Wright

Legacy Circle

We gratefully recognize the following individuals who have chosen to include Theater Latté Da in their estate plans. These estate gifts will sustain our artistic excellence and fiscal health for years to come:

Marcia Aubineau
Mary Ebert and Paul Stembler
Patti Pinkerton
Bill Venne and Doug Kline

We would like to extend a special thanks to Allianz Life for supporting Season 21 and Theater Latté Da’s Senior ticket access program.

 Funders are listed for the past 365 days as of August 1, 2018. Please accept our apologies for any errors or omissions, or if you have included Theater Latté Da in your estate plans, but are not listed here, please contact Libi Baehr, Development Manager, at 612-204-6852 or for corrections or more information about how you can make a contribution today.