Corporate Giving

Giving back to the community

Be part of the art—give back! The Goodman is Chicago’s blue-chip theater, anchoring the downtown North Loop Theatre District and serving as a centerpiece for regional tourism and entertainment. We need your help to thrive!


Corporate partnerships support world-class theater that encourages a cultural dialogue. Opportunities include production support, education and engagement, diversity and special events—as well as our annual May Gala and other benefit events.

Benefits of Sponsorship

Sponsorship opportunities at the Goodman offer a variety of benefits, including:

  • Prestigious association with Chicago's premier theater
  • Outstanding logo visibility and recognition in the Goodman's comprehensive marketing and advertising campaigns
  • Category exclusivity for your company when sponsoring the art on stage
  • Access to a diverse, educated, loyal and professional audience
  • Unique entertainment opportunities for business development and employee rewards
  • Exclusive access to the Goodman's artists, including directors, playwrights, designers and actors
  • Complimentary tickets to the Goodman season and special ticket offers

Corporate sponsorships at the Goodman are customized to complement a companies’ marketing and giving objectives, provide unique entertainment opportunities and demonstrate civic support of the arts in Chicago.

Corporate, foundation and public partnerships help to support outstanding theater experiences for Chicago's diverse audiences. The generosity of Chicago's philanthropic community ensures that the Goodman remains a fixture of Chicago's world-class cultural landscape.

For more information about corporate opportunities, contact Daryn Robinson at 312.443.3811 ext. 575 or at



  • Tony Markowski - American Airlines

    American Airlines

    Tony Markowski, Director of Tower Operations for American Airlines in Chicago

    Chicago’s Airline of Choice is proud to support the Goodman Theatre and its impact on the Chicago arts community. As the official airline of the Goodman, we hope to welcome you onboard one of our flights soon.

  • Clare Metcalf - Russell Reynolds Associates

    Russell Reynolds Associates

    Clare Metcalf, Managing Director for Russell Reynolds Associates

    Russell Reynolds is proud to support The Goodman’s efforts to bring contemporary and thought-provoking theater to the community. We are excited to be a sponsor of Bernhardt/Hamlet as it explores the life of the theater from Sarah Bernhardt’s time to our own.

  • Elizabeth A. Raymond - Mayer Brown

    Mayer Brown

    Elizabeth A. Raymond, Partner

    Mayer Brown is honored to support the Goodman and its presentation of Bernhardt/Hamlet. We’re proud of our partnership with an acclaimed Chicago theater committed to nurturing the arts in the city.

  • John and Denise Ginascol


    John Ginascol, Executive Vice President, Core Diagnostics
    Denise Stefan Ginascol, President, Goodman Women's Board

    Abbott’s foundation, the Abbott Fund, is pleased to continue its support of Goodman Theatre as a Major Production Sponsor. Our longstanding partnership reflects a shared commitment to unlocking all that life has to offer. We look forward to another inspiring season in 2019/2020.

For Corporate Giving inquiries, please contact Daryn Robinson at 312.443.3811 ext. 575 or email us.