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A Celebration of Bonnie Fogel

Featuring an Interview with Judy Woodruff, PBS NewsHour

Saturday, February 20, 2021
6:30 p.m. Virtual VIP Cocktail Reception
7:00 p.m. Virtual Celebration

Join us in celebrating the visionary leadership of Bonnie Fogel, Imagination Stage Founder.

 

Featuring an interview with Judy Woodruff, Anchor and Managing Editor of PBS NewsHour, celebrate Imagination Stage’s Founder and Executive Director. On January 1, 2021, Bonnie will transition to the part-time role Founder, and we are eager to honor her life’s journey and incredible career.

 

Imagination Stage’s Celebration of Bonnie will commemorate her legacy while toasting the bright future of an organization that has become irreplaceable for children and young people living in every corner of the region – even in the midst of a global health crisis. The evening will also highlight our Theatre for Change initiative, which includes programs that use theatre productions and educational workshops to bridge cultural divides and lift up underrepresented, young voices. Theatre for Change programming exemplifies Bonnie’s vision for theatre as a tool for change, inclusion, and education.

 

Host Committee

Imagination Stage & Imagination Stage DC Board of Trustees

 

Honorary Host Committee

Featuring friends, family, artists, political leaders, and others who have witnessed Bonnie’s accomplishments and challenges first-hand.

 

 Special Thanks to our Bonnie Fogel Forever (BFF) Task Force

 

Sponsorships begin at $1,000.

Contact Chelsey Christensen, Director of Development, at [email protected] to learn more or sponsor today

 

This event is FREE and open to all. Registration is required and we hope you will consider adding a donation to help support
Imagination Stage’s theatre and arts education programs.

Sponsors*

 

PRODUCER

Jessica Boger and Greg Rapawy

 

DIRECTOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Diane and Arnold Polinger

 

 

CHOREOGRAPHER

Cathy Bernard

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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MUSICIAN

Anchor Construction

Ashley and Matthew Bronczek

Ginger and Richard Dietrich

Fort Myer Construction

Gigi and Jeff Godwin

Xinyun Gong and Chengbiao Tu

The Jacobs Family

Jan Donohoe McNamara and Charles McNamara

Tena Nauheim and David Harrison

Matthew Killian

Lucy Waletzky

 

ACTOR

The Gary and Pennie Abramson Charitable Foundation

Mara Bralove and Ari Fisher

Ashley and Brendan Burke

Stephanie and Scott Deutchman

Jane and Calvin Cafritz

Foley & Lardner, LLP

Julianna Goldman and Michael Gottlieb

Nancy, Sarah, and Elizabeth Greenspan

Colleen Fahey and Chris Hertz

Lara Oerter and Brian Hale

Sara and Chris Lange

The Marks and Sardella Family

Nichole Francis Reynolds & Fred Reynolds III

Margo and Michael Sadow

Jessica and George Springsteen

Angelie and Sunit Talapatra

Kristin and Hanan Kivett

Constance Lohse and Robert Brewer

PNC Bank

Potomac Construction Services

 

ENSEMBLE

Sally and Paul Amoruso

Atlantic Parking

Dr. and Mr. Kim and Corey Barnette

Darren Braude, Blue Kamen Benefits

Aly Brokenshire and Gonzalo Palacio

Chelsey Christensen and John Groth

Evonne and Robert Connolly

Charlie Lefkowitz Crowley

Ann and John Davis

Floyd E. Davis III

The Floyd E. Davis Foundation

Dawn Deines-Christensen and Keith Christensen

Deloitte

Urvi and Apurva Desai

The Dimick Foundation

Jennifer and Brian Drujak

Heidi and Mitch Dupler

Claire Duran Weddings & Events, INC

Starr and Fred Ezra

Linda and J.J. Finkelstein

Bonnie Fogel

Sally and John Freeman

Barbara and Thomas Gottschalk

Betsy Grossman

Robert E. Hebda

Claudia and Tom Henteleff

Heyman Mailing^

Melissa and David Hurwitz

Louisa Imperiale

Alia and Bruce Johnson

Shari and Davor Kapelina

The Lawrence-Phillips Family

Catherine and Ike Leggett

Lerch, Early & Brewer

Bethany and George Little

Erika Martin and Scott Bolden

Tina Martin and Mita Schaeffer

Pilar and Bill O’Leary

Lisa and Patrick O’Neil

Nancy Ordway

Julie and Frank Allen Philpot

Delegate Lily Qi and Phil Peng

Sally Rosenberg and Bruce Charendoff

Carolyn Krahnke Schugar

Janet Stanford and Leo Stone

Anna and Robert Trone

Deb Vodenos and Sam Boxerman

Yasemin Washington and Khari Brown

Maura and Jim White

               

*As of February 12, 2021
^In-Kind Sponsors

**Catering Delivery Sponsor