SUPPORT: Funders & Insiders

We are deeply grateful to all of the following, who support the work of our artists. We would not be HERE without them.

HERE's programming is made possible with public funds from: the National Endowment for the Arts; the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; Offices of Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, New York City Council Member Corey Johnson, and New York State Assemblymember Deborah J. Glick. Additional support provided by The Katharine S. and Axel G. Rosin Fund of The Scherman Foundation; The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation New York Theater Program; the Mental Insight Foundation; Howard Gilman Foundation; the Mertz Gilmore Foundation; The Shubert Foundation; Jerome Foundation; the Fund for the City of New York; The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation; FACE Contemporary Theater Foundation; the Jim Henson Foundation; the Joseph and Joan Cullman Foundation for the Arts; Goldman Sachs Gives; Select Equity Group; mediaThe foundation; Barbara Bell Cumming Foundation; the Leon Levy Foundation; the Axe-Houghton Foundation; and HERE's generous community of individual donors. 

Season In-Kind Sponsors

We are deeply grateful to all of the following, who support the work of our artists. We would not be HERE without them.

Funders

  • Alliance of Resident Theatres / New York
  • Axe-Houghton Foundation
  • Barbara Bell Cumming Foundation
  • Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • FACE Contemporary Theater Foundation
  • FJC
  • Fund for the City of New York
  • Goldman Sachs Gives
  • Howard Gilman Foundation
  • Jerome Foundation, Inc.
  • Jim Henson Foundation
  • Joseph and Joan Cullman Foundation for the Arts
  • Katharine S. and Axel G. Rosin Fund of The Scherman Foundation
  • Leon Levy Foundation
  • Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
  • Materials for the Arts
  • mediaThe Foundation
  • Mental Insight Foundation
  • Mertz Gilmore Foundation
  • Mid-Atlantic Foundation
  • Peg Santvoord Foundation
  • Select Equity Group, Inc.
  • The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
  • The Shubert Foundation
  • TheaterMania
  • Venturous Theater Fund of the Tides Foundation
  • Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation

Partners

  • Lower Manhattan Arts League
  • ART/NY (Alliance of Resident Theaters)
  • Theatre Communications Group
  • The Association of Performing Arts Presenters
  • The Hudson Square Connection

PROTOTYPE

PROTOTYPE receives leadership funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with additional generous support from The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, The Amphion Foundation, The Association of Performing Arts Presenters Cultural Exchange Program, The Augustine Foundation, BMI Foundation, Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, Fresh Sound Foundation, Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation, Howard Gilman Foundation, Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts, Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation, OPERA America's New Works Exploration Grant, The Reed Foundation, The Ted Snowdon Foundation, and The Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation. Additional public support is provided by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. PROTOTYPE receives generous corporate support from Edison Properties.

Members

Our League of HERE-Os

  • Lynn Bartner & Elisha Wiesel
  • Jamie Bennett
  • Svante Bergstrom Theater Foundation
  • Cheryl Henson
  • Nina & Rob Kaufelt
  • Diane & Adam E. Max
  • Hillary Richard & Pete McCabe
  • Anna & Martin Rabinowitz
  • Jennifer Suh Whitfield & Benjamin Whitfield

$2,500+

  • Deepa Arvind Desai & Sumit Rajpal
  • Phyllis & Daryl Chinn
  • Richard d’Albert
  • Jennifer Egan & David Herskovits
  • Gyongy Laky & Tom Layton
  • Lynne & Bill Twist

$1,000 - $2,499

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Lynn & Steve Blackledge
  • Jonathan Blitstein
  • Anthony Borelli
  • Lenora Champagne & Robert Lyons
  • Eve Ensler
  • Barbara Farah
  • FJC
  • C.J. Follini
  • Agnes Gund
  • Heather B. Henson
  • Wendy Evans Joseph
  • Richard Kim
  • Valerie Knecht
  • Margot Knight
  • Matthew Landy
  • Dorothy Lichtenstein
  • Holly Madigan
  • Michael R. Margitich
  • Leeda Marting
  • Ashton & Johnnie Moore Hawkins
  • Jon Nakagawa & Richard Willard
  • Brian Selznick & David Serlin
  • Michael & Claudia Spies
  • Charles Tannenbaum
  • Theatermania

$500 - $999

  • Anonymous (1)
  • Vilem Benes
  • Dale Djerassi
  • Karen Eckhoff
  • Barbara Farah
  • Jeanne Fleming
  • Christine & Michael Garner
  • Jacquelline Gomez
  • Gray Family
  • Eldridge Gray
  • Sarah & Victor Kovner
  • Dal LaMagna
  • John McDuffie
  • Virginia Millhiser
  • Anne G. Myers
  • Angela Panichi
  • Liz Radke
  • Randy Rollison
  • Amy Segal
  • Tanya Selvaratnam
  • Susan Sindall
  • Thomas Stilling
  • Elizabeth Streb
  • Elaine Takahashi
  • Mei Tao
  • Elizabeth Van Merkenstiejn

$250 - $499

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Ellen Baer and David Lebenstein
  • Kathleen Bakewell & Scott Lehrer
  • Catherine Cahill & William Bernhard
  • Patrick Bishow
  • Jesse Blumberg
  • Eileen Blumenthal
  • Paul Boocock
  • Michelle Branch
  • Andrew Brown
  • Nancy & Joe Champness
  • Steven Coleman
  • Anita Contini & Stephen Van Anden
  • Steven Coleman
  • Lenore Davis
  • Ato Essandoh
  • Jody Falco and Jeffrey Steinman
  • Amy Farley
  • Maria & Rajiv Fernandez
  • Martha J. Fleischman
  • Natalia Garro
  • Gibney Dance
  • Sandra Guerrant
  • Nancy Hughes
  • Gordon Hui
  • Nancy Milford
  • Margaret Murray
  • Five Myles Inc.
  • Lea Anne & Randy Ottinger
  • Jyothi Rao
  • Margaret Norton
  • Amy Shaw
  • Martha Sherman
  • Liz Neumark, Great Performances
  • Sharon Spiegel & Alan Berliner
  • Eileen Sweeny
  • Suzi Takahashi
  • Julie Welch & David Latham
  • Elettra Wiedemann

$100 - $249

  • Anonymous (5)
  • Victoria Abrash & Bruce Allardice
  • Adam Adams
  • Gail Adams and Frank See
  • Cori Albrecht
  • Martha Ballenger
  • Judy Barker
  • Margaret Beach
  • Margaret Beals
  • Sarah Benson
  • Jennifer Berstein and Yitz Gittleman
  • Roslyn Biskin
  • Steven Borecki
  • Antonia Bowring
  • Joel Brown
  • Vince Bruns
  • Melissa Bybee
  • Fiona Carswell
  • Barbara & Bill Carswell
  • Andi Casson & Glen Milstein
  • Jamie & Joanna Cawley
  • Y Yuen Chan
  • Mary L. Chan
  • Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer & Chan Casey
  • Doug Chilcott
  • Abbott Chrisman
  • Jessamyn Conrad
  • Rosie Cooper
  • Darlene Darrow
  • Jerry Dasti
  • Randy Davis
  • Toni Dove
  • Gita Drury
  • Jackie Eckhouse & Andy Mitchell
  • Dana Edell
  • Brian D. Engler
  • Emily Erstling
  • B.J. Evans
  • Jack Fedigan Market Properties
  • Bertie Ferdman
  • Josh Fincke
  • Cynthia Flowers
  • Robin Frohardt
  • Amy Frushour Kelly
  • Vallejo Gantner
  • Mary Giudici & Nello McDaniel
  • Jenny Goldie-Scot
  • Michael Gomez
  • Maria Goyanes
  • Muriel Grabe
  • Margaret Graham
  • Brian Grannan
  • Francis Greenburger Charitable Fund
  • Brad Greenwood
  • Nina Grigoriev
  • The Harts
  • Steven Haworth
  • Dana Haynes
  • Diana Heberger
  • Fred Hodder
  • Deborah Holt
  • Suli Holum & Trey Lyford
  • Tess Howsam
  • Gayle Isa
  • Natalie Jaran
  • Arielle Javitch
  • Patricia A. Jeffers
  • Kathleen Jenkins & Mark Lerman
  • J. Mitchell Johnson
  • Maree Johnson-Baruch & Jason Baruch
  • Sharon Kalemkiarian
  • Alexandra Karaev
  • Justin Katz
  • Rafael Kayanan
  • Krystina Kaza
  • Dennis Keene
  • Andrea Kihlstedt
  • Won Kim
  • Kimberly & Tim Kim
  • Diana Kingsley
  • Elysabeth Kleinhans
  • Jorji Knickrehm
  • Kelly Ko
  • Brad Krumholz
  • Roberto Krutiansky
  • Jonathan Kurland
  • Mahayana Landowne
  • Stephanie Lazzara
  • Jay Lee Family
  • Mia Leo & Dick Kuczkowski
  • Herbert Levitt
  • Lisa Levy & Phil Buehler
  • Susannah Lewis
  • Kate Lovelady
  • Mark Ludwig
  • Andres Mansisidor
  • Kristin Marting & Carl Skutsch
  • Harry McBalz
  • Jennifer Metz
  • Nicholas Micozzi
  • Garrett Mitchell
  • Grace & Matthew Morrison
  • Beth Morrison
  • Susan Mosakowski and Matthew Maguire
  • Hemmendy Nelson & Oliver Karlin
  • Megan Newman
  • Bruce Odland
  • Charlie Otte
  • Betty Ann Ottinger
  • Ronald Lawrence Ottinger
  • Richard Ottinger
  • Liz & Jonathan Palmer
  • Janet Pascal
  • Thana Pavelic
  • Carole Pesner
  • Lloyd and Susan Peterson
  • Stephen Petronio
  • Catherine Porter
  • Leonora P. Prowell
  • Joyce Purnick & Max Frankel
  • Adrian Quinn
  • Paula Rackoff
  • Brian Raiter
  • Marianne Ralbovsky
  • Ashley Rawlings
  • Agnes Richter
  • Amanda K. Ringger
  • Katy Rogers
  • Brian Rosen
  • Sarah Rulfs
  • Simon Russell
  • Samantha Salloway
  • George Henry Schade
  • Leslie & Andy Schultz
  • Alli & Gary Schwartz
  • Margaret Seay Morton
  • Jonathan Secor
  • Anand Shah
  • Susan Shaw
  • Joan Sindall
  • Janet Sirmon
  • Cj Smith
  • Niegel Smith
  • Peter Stewart
  • Maria Striar
  • Don Summa
  • Erika Switzer
  • Shanta Thake & Tommy Kriegsmann
  • Mark Taylor
  • Diana Taylor
  • Angela Tsai
  • Kenzan Tsutakawa-Chinn
  • Mark Uhlemann
  • Doris Ullendorff
  • Shannon Utter
  • Cheryl Van Hooven
  • Laurel Voss
  • Margaret Weber
  • Sarah Weber Gallo & Joseph Gallo
  • Philippa Wehle
  • Carl Weisbrod
  • Julia Whitworth and Ray Neufeld
  • Cornelia Winthrop
  • Erling Wold
  • Elizabeth Wong
  • Celine Woo
  • Tal Yarden
  • Bora Yoon
  • Francine Zerfas & Royston Coppenger
  • Karen Zweig

$1 - 99

  • Anonymous (9)
  • Daniel Abbruzzese
  • William Abrams
  • Martita Abril
  • Tara Ahmadinejad
  • Rachel Albanese
  • Dorothee Alemany
  • Hawa Allan
  • Jennifer Allen & Deke Weaver
  • Roslyn Allison
  • Nathalie Angier
  • Laurie Aragon
  • Lily Arbisser
  • Ayo Atterberry
  • Les AuCoin
  • Sam Auinger
  • Anna Auinger
  • Stacy & Josh Babbit
  • Sora Baek
  • Daniel Bailin
  • Amy Ballmer
  • James Barrett
  • Emily Barry
  • Joel & Laura Bassin
  • Marissa Beckett
  • Purva Bedi
  • Lydia Bell
  • Alexandra Beller
  • Paul Benacerraf
  • Jodi Bender
  • Diana Benigno
  • Paul Bennett
  • Yelena Bernadskaya
  • Susan & Claude Bernfield
  • Brian Bernstein
  • James Bettridge
  • Joanna Beu & Jared Cloud  
  • Vanessa Bley
  • Meredith Bluestine
  • Lily Bo
  • Marc Bovino
  • Karen Bragen
  • Andy Bragen
  • Kate Brehm
  • Hubertus Breuer
  • Lute Breuer
  • Lindsey Z. Briggs
  •      & Chad Williams, Wonderspark Puppets
  • Alicia & Jason Broth
  • Megan Brown
  • Laura Brown Rodgers
  • Robert Buford
  • Zachary Bullard
  • Helga Busemann
  • Jean Butler
  • Erin Cairns
  • Christina Campanella
  • Lisa Campario
  • Vito Campasano
  • Byron Campbell
  • Marlene Cancio
  • Jeffery Caraway
  • Gisela Cardenas
  • Yanira Castro
  • Janis & Jeffery Chan
  • Peggy Cheng
  • Emmanuelle Chiche
  • Carla Ching
  • Terry Kane Chinn & Rodney Moore
  • Alexis Clements
  • Lianne Coble
  • Tracy Collins
  • Hannah Collins
  • Leah Coloff
  • Majel Connery
  • Amanda Cooper
  • Kendall Cornell
  • Ellie Covan
  • Everett Cox
  • Nicholas Croft
  • Marsha Culleton
  • Clementine Cummer
  • Aislinn Curry
  • Sarah Dahlen
  • Lawrence Dail
  • Lisa D'Amour
  • Harry Danner
  • Victor Davis
  • Cheryl Davis
  • Rebecca Davis
  • Katie Dean
  • Lear Debessonet
  • William Dechand
  • Jessica del Vecchio
  • Kieran Dennis
  • Christopher Dickey
  • Travis Dillon
  • Milka Djordjevich
  • Robert M. Donaldson
  • Sean Donovan
  • Joe Doran
  • Annie Dorsen
  • Patricia Dougherty
  • Kate Drabinski
  • Oleg Dubson
  • Justin Duerr
  • Rebecca Dimaine
  • Deanna Dunmeyer
  • Ursula Eagly
  • William Eddy
  • Susan Edwards
  • Tanya Elder
  • Brooks Elms
  • Dina Emerson
  • Harbor Entertainment
  • Audrey Fan
  • Mark Farnen
  • Sara Farrington
  • Lainie Fefferman
  • Bertie Ferdman
  • Lauren Fichtel
  • Alyce Finwall
  • Stephanie Fleischmann
  • Gia Forakis
  • Jesse Freedman
  • Lauren Galit
  • Joseph Gallo
  • Olga Garay-English & Kerry English
  • Ximena Garnica & Shige Moriya
  • Beth-Ann Gentile
  • John Giampietro
  • Karen Giliatt
  • Stephanie Gilman
  • Sidny Ginsberg
  • Sophie Gledgill
  • David Goldenberg
  • Adrienne Gottlieb
  • Peggy Gould
  • Yvan Greenberg
  • Diane & Bruce Gregory
  • Margaret Grossman
  • Gwan Gung
  • Rebecca Hadley
  • Luc Hale
  • Erika Halstead
  • Ashley Hamer
  • Chris Handley
  • Jonathan Harrison
  • K&M Harrison
  • Rowena Harry
  • John Hart
  • Eevin Hartsough
  • Debra Haverson
  • Laura Heberton
  • Don Hege
  • Cathy Hepworth
  • Peter Herbert
  • Megan Hill
  • Akiko Hiroshima
  • Sommer Hixson
  • Zoe Hoarty
  • Stephanie Hogan
  • Isabelle Holmes & Todd Reynolds
  • Sarah Hong
  • Jason Howard
  • John Howell
  • Jeff Hudgins
  • Ellen Hudson
  • Christy Huertas
  • Brenda Hutchinson
  • Vanessa Hylande
  • Jason Jacinto
  • Lars Jan
  • Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela
  • Billy Jokela
  • Melanie Joseph
  • Kennedy Kabasares
  • Dorothy Kahn
  • Michelle Kantor
  • Anne Kauffman
  • Kevin Keith
  • Ahmed Kelso
  • Jeffrey Kessell
  • Anthony Kibort
  • Maiko Kikuchi
  • Jessie Kilguss
  • Soomi Kim
  • Joseph Kim
  • Grant Kim
  • Traci Kiriyama
  • Heidi Kirkpatrick
  • Bridget Klapinski
  • Fred Kolo
  • Tiffany Konczey
  • Aviya Kopelman
  • Joanna Kotze
  • Julie Kramer
  • Gail Kriegel Mallin
  • Natarajan Krishnaswami
  • Ronald Kuriloff
  • John Kurzynowski
  • Paul F. La Porte
  • Fumiko Ladd Chino
  • Mitchell Lampert
  • Jonathan Landberg
  • Jessica Lappin
  • Fabio Lattanzi Antinori
  • Jo-anne Lee
  • Dohee Lee
  • Benson K. Lee
  • Kristy Lee
  • John Leighton
  • Francois Leloup-Collet
  • Donald Leone
  • Anya Lewis
  • Damen Liebling
  • Warren C. Liebold
  • Toya Lillard
  • Cindy Lin
  • Vanessa Llana
  • Jake Loeterman
  • Kate Loewald
  • Kristin Logadottir
  • Luci Longoria
  • Darren Lougee
  • Matthew Lowry
  • Patricia Macaulay
  • Moira Macdonal
  • Pamela MacKinnon
  • Alexis Macnab
  • Ryan Magyar
  • Nina Mankin
  • Jonathan Mann
  • Abby Marcus
  • Jake Margolin
  • Matt Marks
  • Kate Marley
  • Lisa Ann Marsh
  • Mina Marsow
  • Scott Martin
  • Alisa Matlovsky
  • C. Amanda Maud
  • Diana West Maxwell
  • Kala Maxym DoNotMail
  • Merio Maye
  • Lori McCaskill
  • Sarah McCaslin
  • Galway McCullough
  • Patrick McEvoy
  • Randy McHaney
  • Verdan Mehinovic
  • Antonio Merenda
  • Megan Metcalf
  • Erin Miller
  • Megan Mina
  • Ashley Minihan
  • Chiori Miyagawa
  • Tammi Montier
  • Emily Moore
  • Alyssa Juliane Moran
  • Nick Morgan
  • Beth Morrison
  • Ellen Moskowitz
  • Mary Louise Myers
  • Katherine Myers
  • Harvey Neville
  • Mariana Newhard
  • Derek Nguyen
  • Gil Nick
  • Andrew Nolen
  • Kristin Norderval
  • Mark O’Maley
  • Aya Ogawa
  • Diana Oh
  • Julia Oh
  • Jacob Akira Okada
  • Denise Ondishko
  • Dominic Orlando
  • Dan Otis
  • Jenny Ottinger
  • Jonathan Palmer
  • Leyna Papach
  • Kyoung Park
  • Hye yun Park
  • Larry Parmit
  • Constance Parng
  • Katie Pearl
  • Paul Peers
  • Ralph Pena
  • Laura Peterson
  • Martha S. Petrosino
  • Renee Philippi
  • Hank Plow
  • William Pomerantz
  • Toby Poser
  • Robert Pullin
  • Gregory Purnhagen
  • Karen Raksis & Rob Grader
  • Kyle Ranson-Walsh
  • George Read
  • Lisa Reilly
  • Gina Reizeck
  • Katie Reynolds
  • Felipe Ribeiro
  • Lela Rich
  • Ben Riggs
  • Medb Riley
  • Eliz Roser
  • Barry Rowell
  • John Gould Rubin
  • Kori Rushton
  • Craig Sachs
  • Karen Saephanh
  • Rio Sakairi
  • Paula Salvador
  • Rupal Sankalia
  • Kamala Sankaram
  • Siege Santiago
  • David Savran
  • Meredith Lynsey Schade
  • Lauren Schainman
  • Dina Schapiro
  • Judi Scharnberg
  • Karla Schickele
  • Peter Schickele
  • Ellie Schoenbaum
  • Elizabeth Schultz
  • Lizz & Frie Schulz
  • Jody Schum
  • Gavin Scotti
  • Carlos Sevilla
  • Michael D. Shapiro
  • Cathy & John Shaw
  • Lana Shears
  • Imran Sheikh
  • Geoff Shelton
  • Mikki Shepard
  • Kt Shorb
  • Jennifer Shyu
  • Aaron Siegel
  • Lake Simons
  • Jonny Skye
  • Eric Smalkin
  • Nell Snaidas
  • Peter Sokolowski
  • Arthur Solomon
  • Daniel Sonenberg
  • Susanna Speier
  • Deborah Stein & Andy Horwitz
  • Lisa Steiner
  • Jeanette & Carlos Stempel
  • Nora Stephens
  • Alanna Stone
  • Kate Suddes
  • Chelsea Talwar
  • Jeffrey Tan
  • Haley Tanenbaum
  • Nicole Taney
  • Tatyana Tenenbaum
  • Angela Teng
  • Philippa Thompson
  • Adam J. Thompson
  • Hanne Tierney-Wang
  • Tricia Toliver
  • Sharon Torres
  • Richard Toth
  • Mayumi Tsutakawa
  • Naoko Uchiyama
  • Kendra Underwood
  • Marya Ursin
  • Dax Valdes
  • Page Van Meter
  • Petra van Noort
  • Daniel Vega
  • Edwin Walrad
  • Nick Walsh
  • Alexander Walsh
  • Jennifer Walz
  • Marion Weaver
  • Margaret Weber
  • Stefan Weisman
  • Ezra Weisman
  • Chris Wells
  • Cassandra Weston
  • Kathy Westwater
  • Sarah Wharton
  • Kim Whitener
  • Meg Wilhoite
  • Rhondashay Williams
  • Kristina Wong
  • Sophia Wong
  • Ethan Woods
  • Michael Woodsworth
  • Kc Wright
  • Abigail Wright
  • Charles Wright
  • David Wright
  • Anne-Marie Fink & Brian Wu
  • Ben Yalom
  • Susan Yankowitz
  • Jarmin Yeh
  • Netta Yerushalmy
  • Eugene Young Oh
  • Sara Zatz
  • Irene Zedlacher
  • Elena Zucker