We greatly appreciate our wonderful donors who support REDCAT and help it thrive. Your generosity is extremely important to us, to the remarkable artists who present their work in our theater and gallery, and to the audiences who join us.

REDCAT would also like to acknowledge its deep appreciation to The Walt Disney Company, The Sharon D. Lund Foundation, Veronica and Robert Egelston, Brindell Roberts Gottlieb, Jerry Katell, Charles Kenis, Lillian and Jon Lovelace, and Dorothy R. Sherwood for their investment in REDCAT’s future through the creation of the REDCAT endowment.

This list reflects donations and commitments made between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018. 


$100,000 and above

The Getty Foundation


$50,000 – $99,999


Neda and Tim Disney

Marianna and David Fisher


$25,000 – $49,999

The Herb Alpert Foundation


John and Louise Bryson

Abigail Disney and Pierre Hauser

Hauser & Wirth

Karen and Stephen Hillenburg

Jerry & Terri Kohl Family Foundation

Teena Hostovich and Doug Martinet; Eric and Kim Kaufman; Lockton Insurance Brokers, LLC

Susan Disney Lord and Scott Lord

Anahita and James B. Lovelace

The Sharon D. Lund Foundation

Jamie Alter Lynton and Michael Lynton

National Endowment for the Arts

Alisa and Kevin Ratner/ForestCity

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts


$10,000 – $24,999

The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation

Paula Cooper Gallery

The Walt Disney Studios

Farhang Foundation

Thomas J. Gilmore

Harriett and Richard Gold

Ilene and Stanley P. Gold

Paul Keller and Bridget Gless Keller

Kraus Family Foundation

Diane Levine

Stephen Maguire and Jennifer Bellah Maguire

Greg McWilliams/FivePoint

New England Foundation for the Arts

Ostrovsky Family Fund

Michael Skloff

Catharine and Jeffrey Soros

Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects

Adele Yellin


$5,000 – $9,999

Angeles Investment Advisors, LLC

Art and Dahlia Bilger

Bon Appetit Management Company

Eli and Edythe Broad / The Broad Art Foundation

Rita and Joseph M. Cohen

Susan and Jonathan Dolgen

Nancy Englander

Laura Donnelley/Good Works Foundation

Fariba Ghaffari

Jessica Harper and Thomas Rothman

Janet Dreisen Rappaport and Herb Rappaport

Lynn and Edward Rosenfeld

Susan Steinhauser and Daniel Greenberg

Theresa Strempek and Peter McMillan


$1,000 – $4,999


Aileen Adams and Geoffrey Cowan

The David Bohnett Foundation

Cotsen Foundation for the Art of Teaching

Olga Garay-English and Kerry L. English, M.D.

Elisabeth Familian

Marlene and Marshall Grossman

Robert J. Hooks

Charmaine Jefferson and Garrett Johnson

Stephen A. Kanter, M.D.

Musick, Peeler & Garrett LLP

Andrea and Bruce Piner

Seth Polen

Ina Lee Ramer

Stuart Rudnick and Doreen Braverman

Heidi Schulman and Michael Kantor

Dorothy R. Sherwood

Sociedad Estatal de Acción Cultural, S.A.

Lisa Specht

Gary Stewart

Catherine Unger

Weingart Foundation

Frederick R. Weisman Philanthropic Foundation

John Wendell and Mark Okun

Alexander Westerman and David Gleason


$500 – $999

Anonymous (2)

Roz and Peter Bonerz

William J. Corkett

Marcia and Paul Herman

Carol Lewitt

Susan Loewenberg and S. Maultsby

Felicia Rosenfeld and David Linde

Mr. Loren Rothschild and

Judge Frances Rothschild

Andrea Van de Kamp

Paul Wieselmann


REDCAT Council

Diane Levine, Chair
Harriett F. Gold, Co-Vice Chair
Edgar D. Arceneaux
Joseph M. Cohen
Rita Cohen
Neda Disney
Tim Disney
Fariba Ghaffari
Richard J. Grad
Stephen A. Kanter, M.D.
William S. Lund
R. Stephen Maguire
Antonio Mejias-Rentas
Seth Polen
Kevin Ratner
Lynn Rosenfeld
Abby Sher
Dorothy R. Sherwood
Michael Skloff
Alexander Westerman
Adele Yellin


CalArts Board of Trustees

Tim Disney, Chair
James B. Lovelace, Vice Chair

Joan Abrahamson
Alan Bergman
David A. Bossert
Louise Bryson
Don Cheadle
Jonathan Dolgen
Melissa P. Draper
Malik Allen Drawhorn-Pauldon, Student Trustee
David I. Fisher
Rodrigo Garcia
Harriett F. Gold
Richard J. Grad
Rick Haskins
Karen Hillenburg
Laurie Jacobs, Staff Trustee
Charmaine Jefferson
Marta Kauffman
Jamie Kellner
Jill Kraus
Steven D. Lavine, Ex-Officio
Thomas Lloyd
Michelle Lund
Jamie Alter Lynton
Leslie McMorrow
Greg McWilliams
Michael Nock
Tina Perry
Janet Dreisen Rappaport
David Roitstein, Faculty Trustee
Tom Rothman
Araceli Ruano
David L. Schiff
John Schwerbel, Alumni Trustee
Susan Steinhauser
Roger Wacker
Luanne C. Wells