2016 Annual Gala

Thank you to all of our supporters for joining us on May 5th at our Annual Gala! It was an incredible evening with a stunning performance by Denyce Graves. Please check back soon for photos from the event.

If you need to follow up about donations or have questions regarding the event please do not hesitate to contact us. You can reach Cornelius Bouknight, Manager of Individual Giving, at [email protected] or by calling 312.874.7455.





Event Sponsors

Diva Sponsors

Julie and Roger Baskes

Starring Role Sponsors

Lucy & Peter Ascoli
Queta & Ron Bauer
Allen Heinemann & William Borden
Sue & Paul Freehling
Henry & Frances Fogel
Adrian Foster
Northern Trust
Joan & James Shapiro
Laraine & David Spector

Comprimario Sponsors

Rob DeLand & Susan Irion
Jim & Mary Houston
Charles H. Mottier
Kanter Family Foundation
Dan Tarlock & Vivien Gross
Susan and Robert Shapiro

2016 Gala Committee

Committee Chair - Mary Houston

Sharon Angell
Peter Ascoli
Susan Irion
Susan Noel
Robert Shapiro


Please email Cornelius Bouknight at [email protected] or call 312.874.7455 with any questions.



Andreas Mitisek,
Stefan Edlis & Gael Neeson General Director

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