Lord Chamberlain Society

Lord ChamberlainNamed for the original royal sponsor of Shakespeare's acting company, the Lord Chamberlain Society supports the Festival with donations and volunteer efforts. For more than twenty-five years, the Society has contributed toward the Festival's success in many ways.

Membership is available at several giving levels:

Some Society members have chosen to designate their contributions as memorial contributions.

We invite you to join the Lord Chamberlain Society. You can contribute online now with your credit card, using our secure web server or you may mail your check to: Virginia Shakespeare Festival, PO Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA 23187. For more information, please contact Christopher Owens, Producing Artistic Director, at [[clowen]].

The Festival is also supported by its business partners and is sponsored in part by the Williamsburg Area Arts Commission, the York County Arts Commission, and Arts & Sciences at the College of William and Mary.

2013 Lord Chamberlain Society Members

The following contributions toward the 2013 performance season were received as of June 3, 2013.

The Privy Council

($10,000 - $20,000)
Sumner Rand Foundation

The Royal Court

($5,000 - $10,000)
Joe & Lyn Dellinger
Williamsburg Area Arts Commission

The Queen's Company

Jerry Bledsoe
Zoë & Tom Graves, in Memory of Andrew T. Graves
Gary Green
Paul & Anne Harder
Steve Holliday
Lois Hornsby
Larry Kohmescher
Dale & Susan Oller
Christopher Owens
Dorothy Owens
Patty & Carroll Owens, Owens Foundation
Jeff & Dorothy Raskin
Robert Ruffin
Don Warmke, Evergreen Fund

The House of Lords

Bryan & Alyse Goetsch
Joel W. & Rebecca T. Grow
Kathy & Bruce Hornsby
IBM Matching Grants Program
Les & Debbie Kratter
Mr. & Mrs. Alfred McKenney
Richard & Becky Palmer
Scout Raskin
Dr. & Mrs. Ronald J. Ruszkowski
Carol B. Talbot

The Stratford Circle

Kathleen Bacskay
Judge Randolph Beales, in Honor of Dr. James McCord, Jr.
Col. (Ret.) & Mrs. William Brei
Monte & Katherine Bryant
Charles Eugene & Carolee Silcox Bush, in Memory of Claudine Carew
Bettie Minette Cooper
Robert & Verne Edwards
Mr. & Mrs. John A. Fogarty
Jo Anna & John Hoppe
Ellen Jaronczyk
Tamara Johnson, in Honor of Gary Green
Prof. & Mrs. Hank & Marilyn Mallue
John Matherne
Michael & Elaine McBeth
Peter & Kerry Mellette
Thomas & Virginia Pollock
Shirley Roby
Marion & Art Seder
Elaine M. Themo
Jim & Judy Wentzel
Jane & Charles Yerkes
York Arts Commission

Friends of the Globe

($100 -$ 249)
Anne B. Allen
David & Carroll Ball
Ann Marie Batten
Ann Boehm
Jim & Judith Bowers
Bob & Diane Brodel
Charles & Susan Clements
Tom & Sue Cox
Brian & Alice Crabtree
Gerald & Elaine Cranford
John & Marjorie Cuthbertson
Dr. & Mrs. Robert T. Davis
Victoria Beddoes Davis
Jane Dickson
Jim & Fran Dorsey
Dow Corning Matching Gifts Corporation
Audrey Dudley
Agnes Blandford Evans
David & Christine Evans
John C.  Fedors
Jodi Fisler & B.J. Pryor
Susan Fournier
Joan Gavaler & Robert Foster
Mr. & Mrs. Harold B. Gill
Sarah V. Gray
Nancy V. Greene
Margaret B. Gunn, in Honor of Nancy Gunn
Dr. Joseph & Berna Heyman
Dorothy J. Higbee
John & Ann Hoshko
Barbara & Richard Hudgins
Phil & Karol Hull
Nancy & John Hummel
Beverly & Jim Kelly
Jim & Phoebe Kent
Ludwell & Pamela Johnson
Preston & Donna Jones
Jo Ann Lindstrom-Clark
Roy C. Madsen
Col. & Mrs. David R. Maltby
Sherrye McGregor
Mr. & Mrs. Alan Melton
Edward & Harriet Merkling
Harold Meyers
M.J. Miller
Tom Mills
Albert & Bonnie Mittelmaier
Diane Monarch
Paul & Terri Morris
Ruth Mullaney
Pam & Tom Murphy
Mrs. Donal Musch
Lt. Col & Mrs. V. W. Norako, Jr.
Neil & Kathryn Penney
Beverly Ragborg
Bobbie Redding
Connie & Jack Reitz
Dr. Katherine Roberts
Louis & Emily Rossiter
Robert & Constance Rowan
Judith G. Salzman
Donald & Mary Schilling
Carol Sherman
Silverman Furs
Bruce & Cathy Speas
Mr. & Mrs. Fred Stokey
Dan Squier & Cynthia Garman-Squier
Mark Summers
Albert Teich
Georgia Ann Tetrault
Carson L. Tucker
Claude & Mollie Turner
Geoff & Denise Wade
Jim & Les Waldron
Dan & Debbie Ward
Patricia M. Wesp, in Honor of Jerry Bledsoe
Raol & Anna Wolf
Mary A. Yuengert

The Chamberlain Players

George & Fay Anderson
Georgianna & John Avioli
John Barry
E. L. & I.S. Brown, Jr.
Lisa Butler
Maj. Gen. & Mrs. Butz
Rob & Terry Carter
John & Virginia Colligan
Col. & Mrs. Lynn A. Dievendorf
Myrtle C. Engs
Archie & Jean Fripp
Tony & Virginia Gabriele
William & Harriet M. Galbraith
James M. George
Thomas & Sunny Goodale
John Hubbard Harris
Ronald & Eleanore Jacobson
William & Carmen Lancellotti
Samuel Lazarus
Kenneth Levine
Shirley McCallum
Charles & Elizabeth Melton
David Moody
Pawel Nadel-Turonski
Val & Bob Nelson
Drs. Adam & Monica Potkay
Richard J. Sanborn
Mareke Schiller
Mr. Jeffrey Schnader
Terry A. Short
Lingman Sun
Sarah Taylor & Michael Umberger
Mary D. Turner
Tim & Ellen Weidman
Chuck & Vickie Weitzenhofer
Barbara West
Captain & Mrs. William C. Wheaton
Julian & Jacqueline Wilton
Ann Booth Young