Gala Campaign

Support the Gala and Your Gift will be Matched!

The Sun-Times Foundation and The Chicago Community Trust will match donations to Goodman Theatre through June 20, 2015 up to a total of $25,000. Up to $1,000 can be matched per individual donation.

Your contribution at any level will support Goodman Theatre’s Education and Community Engagement Programs - directly impacting the dreams of our young learners.

You can make your gift below the thermometer at right, by calling the Development Office at 312.443.3811 ext. 586 or by mailing your gift to Goodman Theatre, Attn: Gala Campaign, 170 North Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60601.


$5,000: Help introduce young people to the performing arts by sponsoring one Chicago public high school class in the Student Subscription Series for an entire season.

$2,500: Sponsor a student in the PlayBuild Youth Intenstive program and help them realize their creative potential.

$1,500: Provide one Chicago public high school class with the chance to attend one Goodman Theatre Student Subscription Series matinee.

$1,000: Invest in the future of a young professional—and the future of the arts—by giving one college student the opportunity to participate in the Goodman’s internship program. 

 $500: Sponsor one young woman in the Cindy Bandle Young Critics program and help her develop writing skills and critical literacy.

$250: Provide the teacher resource materials and in-class study guides for one Student Subscription Series production, helping instructors make the arts come alive in the classroom.

$125: Sponsor one group of Chicago Public Schools teachers’ participation in a professional development workshop, enhancing their ability to teach in the long run.

$50: Provide one theater ticket for a student attending a Goodman Theatre production.