Your charitable giving is what keeps us dancing. Thank you to our generous donors!


Danceworks is a proud member of the United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF). Thanks to your generous support of UPAF, Danceworks is able to share our work with the community.





Danceworks is supported in part by a grant from the Milwaukee Arts Board and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin.




Donor Roll Call

Gifts received between 9.01.2019 to 11.30.2019


Angel: $100,000+

United Performing Arts Fund


Visionary: $75,000+

Richard & Ethel Herzfeld Foundation


Benefactor: $10,000+

Herb Kohl Philanthropies


Producer: $5,000+

Jan Serr & John Shannon Foundation

Milwaukee County Cultural Artistic & Musical Programming Advisory Council (CAMPAC)

Milwaukee Arts Board & Wisconsin Arts Board

Julia Uihlein


Artistic Director: $2,500+

Frank Krejci^

Jane A. Lewis & Mickey Maier

Melitta S. & Joan M. Pick Charitable Trust

Cheryl & Blake Moret


Choreographer: $1,000+

Roxana Cook^

Lloyd Dickinson & Kristin Bergstrom^

David & Margarete Harvey

Pam Kriger Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation

Rick Krueger^

Jeff & Terry McClellan^

Lindsay Olson^

Clare Reardon^


Guest Artist: $500+

Bob Balderson

Janet Carr^

Cathy & Mario Constantini^

Julia Edwards & William Barrett^

Karyn Elliott^

Deborah & Todd Farris^

Candace & David Flately^ (SP)

Betsy Hoylman^

Chiung-Fang Hsu

Anthony Jones^

John and Megan Susko Charitable Fund, a Donor Advised Fund of The U.S. Charitable Gift Trust

Candice Wegner^

Jason Wendt^


Soloist: $250+

Amy Brinkman-Sustache & Greg Sustache^

Linda Benfield and Steve Wallace

Pamela H. Frautschi

Jim Green

Kim Johnson & Jon Rockafellow^

The Friends of Lapham Peak Unit Kettle Moraine State Forest, Inc.

Susan Kraeblen

Music in the Park

John Salemi

Sendik’s Community Grill Program

Cast: $150+

Laura P. DeGolier

Julia Richter^

Linda & Steve Seer

Shake Shack


Friend up to $149

Vee Adams^

Kyle Alcaraz

Melissa Anderson^




Mary Lou DeFino

Jessica Fastabend^

Sarah Feldner

Tim and Sue Frautschi

Joseph Gallagher^

Judy Gertsma

Betsy Guerrero^

Darlene Jones^

Dawn Kassube

Posy Knight^

Jeanne Kollmeyer^

Kate Krause^

Dani & Ryan Kuepper^

Gina Laurenzi^

Jacqui Lefebvre^

Liz Licht^

Sadhna Lindvall

Sarah Mesa

Marlis Moldenhaur^

Bob Nelson

Christine Palacios

Hannah Pardee^

Natasha Posey^

Jennifer Reinke^

Catey Rice^

Maggie Seer^

Gabi Sustache^

Christal Wagner^

Maryann Walbert^

Karen Wang

Angela Weidner^

Lisa Wenzler^

Jessica Wharton^

Joelle Worm^

Elias Zananiri

^Indicates UPAF or United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County Donor Designated Gift
*Indicates In-Kind Gift

We gratefully acknowledge our funders from September 1, 2018 through August 31, 2019. Our apologies to any individual or organization that was inadvertently omitted or incorrectly listed. Please call Development & Programs Manager, Maggie Seer at (414) 277-8480 ext. 6008 with any corrections or to make a pledge to Danceworks. Your support keeps Milwaukee moving!

See the complete Danceworks 2017-18 Donor Roll Call here.