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Leadership Giving

Theatre Under The Stars Leadership Giving is comprised of donors who support our artistic, educational and community engagement programs. These individuals receive the most exclusive benefits to enhance their TUTS experience by receiving an insider’s perspective into musical theatre, including private dinners with TUTS leadership, special invitations to performances and post-show cast parties, behind-the-scenes events and more!

To learn how you can become a part of TUTS Leadership Giving, please contact
Rashida Moore at or 713.558.2600

Or click below and start your Leadership Giving today!

Donor levels

All individual gifts made annually towards TUTS productions, programs and events are included in Leadership Giving.


PLATINUM – $75,000+

Amy & Robert Pierce

PREMIERE – $50,000+

Mr. & Mrs. James A. Shaffer/ HydroTex Dynamics, Inc. Sandy & Randy Stilley
Mr. & Mrs. Stephen M. Trauber

MAJOR – $25,000+

Ballard Exploration Company, Inc./ Mr. & Mrs. A. L. Ballard Sig & Patricia Cornelius
Ms. Kathy Dunaway Sabrina & Brian Goodall
Mr. & Mrs. Edward L. Jaroski Bobby & Rebecca Jee
Becky & Bart McAndrews Ms. Mary Raby
Marsha & David Taylor Dolores & John Tobola
Margaret Alkek Williams

PRINCIPAL – $15,000+

Dr. & Mrs. Cal Dalton Mr. C. Gregory Harper
Patrice & Pete McKinney Tricia & Alan Ratliff
Dr. Deborah & Mr. Adrian Shelley

PRODUCER – $10,000+

Cathy & Robert Binstock Mr. Steven L. Burkett & Ms. Margaret L. Lombardo
Ms. Ursula C. Edwards & Mr. Mark A. Romanchock Mr. & Mrs. Ben Guefen
Sharon & Jim Hickey Mr. & Mrs. Jaime & Cristina Lara
Ann & Jorge Leis Tracy & Greg Lisewsky
Mr. & Mrs. Philip A. Morabito Gail & Gerald O’Neill
Barbara & Geoffrey Roberts Mr. Gerald M. Spedale & Dr. Jeanne Spedale
Toni & Howard Tate Mr. & Mrs. Larry E. Whaley

DIRECTOR – $7,500+

Ms. Lisa Foronda Cynthia & Wiley George
Mr. & Mrs. Franklin D.R. Jones, Jr. Julie & Tom Pradel
Louis & Cheryl Raspino Aileen & James Reilly
Sherri & Curt Ross Patricia & Jeffrey Sheets
Meredith & Raffi Tcholakian Cliff & Julie Thompson
Mr. Wilson Van Tine

PARTNER – $5,000+

Roselle & Dennis Baldwin Lester & Angela Byrd
Allison & Michael Casey Joan & Daniel Cohen
Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Cooney Debbie & Stephen Costello
Mr. & Mrs. James W. Crownover Marcela E. Donadio & Lawrence R. Dickerson
Mrs. Monica Fulton Kerry & George Gerachis
Mr. & Mrs. Daryl Grieger Mr. Stephen Herring
Mrs. Carol Hickam Mr. & Mrs. W. Gregory Looser
Mr. & Mrs. Paul B. Loyd, Jr. Paige & Ron May
Mr. John Nash Roxann & Timothy Neumann
Colleen and Bill O’Brien Elaine & Johnny Pickle
Mr. Doug Pitcock/Williams Brothers Construction Co. Inc. Mike & Sindi Sonnier
Mr. Fiore Talarico, Jr. Gladys & Jim Taylor
Mr. & Mrs. Trent D. Tellepsen Gina & John Williamson
Ms. Michele Womack Debbie & John Youens

This list includes donations for annual and event support given between April 2015 and October 2016.