Corporate, Foundation, and Government Support

City Theatre extends its sincere gratitude to the following businesses, foundations, and public agencies for their leadership support.


Supporting City Theatre on the corporate level provides your business with unique opportunities to build brand equity, network, and entertain. Invite clients to experience engaging plays that are always brand new to Pittsburgh audiences. Provide your employees with ticket discounts. Reach an audience of well-educated, affluent professionals who are committed to the arts. For more information please contact Dianne Duursma, Development Officer-Community Giving at 412-431-4400 ext. 278 or

Donations July 1, 2019 – June 25, 2020


Benefits are custom-tailored for corporate priorities, some examples include:

• Use of City Theatre’s Gordon Lounge for pre/post-show reception.
• Invitations to Opening Night celebrations.
• Digital Program advertisement and acknowledgment.
• 20% employee discount for season performances.


STEEL $100,000 +
Allegheny Regional Asset District
Bloomberg Philanthropies
Deloitte Consulting LLP
The Heinz Endowments
The Pittsburgh Foundation
The Richard King Mellon Foundation

DIAMOND $50,000+
The Grable Foundation
The Hillman Foundation
The Shubert Foundation

PLATINUM $20,000+
The Buhl Foundation – Frick Educational Fund
Byham Family Charitable Foundation
The Jack Buncher Foundation
The Philip Chosky Charitable and Educational Foundation
The Huntington National Bank
Laurel Foundation
LUXE Creative
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
Pennsylvania Department of Education
Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation
Redevelopment Authority of Allegheny County
UPMC/UPMC Health Plan

GOLD $10,000 +
The Anne L. & George Clapp Charitable & Educational Trust
Edgerton Foundation
EQT Foundation
The Fine Foundation
National Endowments for the Arts
Opportunity Fund
PNC Charitable Trusts
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
James M. and Lucy K. Schoonmaker Foundation
Staunton Farm Foundation

SILVER $5,000+
The Benter Foundation
Carmella’s Plates and Pints
Henne Jewelers
Highmark Blue Cross, Blue Shield
Landesberg Design
Massaro Construction Group Inc.
Pennsylvania Brewing Company
Sarris Candy
The Tides Foundation (Venturous Theatre Fund)
W.I. Patterson Charitable Fund
Wigle Whiskey

BRONZE up to $2,499
Actor’s Equity Foundation, Inc.
AMPCO – Pittsburgh Foundation
B Corporation
Carmi’s Soul Food
Citizens for the ARTS in Pennsylvania
JKS Financial
K&LGates LLP
Lawrenceville Distilling Company
LOT 17 and Forbes Tavern
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
McGee Maruca & Associates, P.C.
Mission Mahi
Pineapple Payments
Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC
Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano
Smoke BBQ Taqueria
South Side BBQ
Starbucks – South Side
The Vault Taproom



To request a sponsorship tailored to your company’s needs, please contact Dianne Duursma, Development Officer-Community Giving  by email or by calling 412.431.4400 x278.

Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC)

This unique state program allows business owners to redirect their tax dollars to support nonprofits that improve educational opportunities for public school students. Participating business owners support City Theatre’s education initiatives at virtually no added cost!

EITC info and guidelines >

To become a partner with City Theatre,  please contact Dianne Duursma, Development Officer-Community Giving by email or by calling 412.431.4400 x278.