Atlanta Ballet Gennadi Nedvigin | Artistic Director

Atlanta Ballet Gennadi Nedvigin | Artistic Director

Our Supporters

2017|2018 Season Donors

Atlanta Ballet gratefully acknowledges the following individuals, businesses, foundations, and volunteer groups, whose generous annual contributions as well as sponsorships of special events were received during the period of November 1, 2016 – January 31, 2018. If you find that you are listed incorrectly or we did not recognize you appropriately, we apologize and want to include you. Please contact Individual Gifts Officer Lauren Elliott at lelliott@atlantaballet.com or 404.873.5811 x222.

Foundation, Corporate & Government Donors

$100,000 & Up
Arrow Exterminators
Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation
Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, Inc.
PNC
The Coca-Cola Company
The Home Depot Foundation
The Rich Foundation
The Sartain Lanier Family Foundation, Inc.

$50,000 - $99,999
Corps de Ballet
Delta Air Lines
Neiman Marcus
The Pittulloch Foundation, Inc.
The Shubert Foundation, Inc.
The Zeist Foundation, Inc.
Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation
Walter Clay Hill and Family Foundation

$25,000 - $49,999
Anonymous (2)
City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs
Fulton County Arts Council
Publix Super Markets Charities, Inc.
REPAY
The Kettering Family Foundation
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.

$10,000 - $24,999
Bobbie Bailey Foundation Inc.
Brunello Cucinelli
Charles Loridans Foundation, Inc.
Comcast
David Yurman
Dior
Flourish by Legendary Events
Georgia Dermatology Center
Georgia Power Foundation
Holder Construction Company
JBS Foundation
Lenox Square
Mark & Evelyn Trammell Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
Paymetric
Price Gilbert, Jr. Charitable Fund
The Audrey Morgan Family Foundation
The National Society of High School Scholars
Ray M. and Mary Elizabeth Lee Foundation, Inc.
Wells Fargo Foundation

$5,000 - $9,999
Anonymous
Atlantic Capital Bank
John & Mary Franklin Foundation
Georgia Council for the Arts
Holland & Knight
Jones Day
JPMorgan Chase
Massey Charitable Trust
Morris, Manning & Martin
The Fraser-Parker Foundation

$2,500 - $4,999
Anonymous
Denise Newton Memorial Fund of The Philadelphia Foundation
Hellen Ingram Plummer Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Turner Foundation, Inc.

$1,000 - $2,499
Lois & Lucy Lampkin Foundation
Publix Super Markets
Thomas H. Lanier Family Foundation

Matching Gift Corporations
Avanade
Comcast
Google
Illinois Tool Works
JPMorgan Chase
Microsoft
Norfolk Southern
SAP America
SunTrust
The Coca-Cola Company
The Home Depot Foundation
Turner

Individuals

The Director's Circle

$100,000 & Up
Anonymous
Mr. & Mrs. Chris Michael Carlos

$50,000 - $99,000
Ginny & Charles Brewer
Mr. & Mrs. Richard W. Courts II
Sarah & Jim Kennedy
Katherine Scott
Mr. Jon S. Wright

$25,000 - $49,999
Anonymous (2)
Ms. Jan P. Beaves
Susan & Tony Catalfano
Mrs. Lynn Cochran-Schroder & Mr. Bill Schroder
Lavona S. Currie

$15,000 - $24,999
Anonymous
James J. Andrews
Vanessa & Robin Delmer
Barbara & Eric Joiner
Kathleen & Kirk Knous
Asif & Lisa Ramji
Mr. Dante S. Stephensen
Pam Wakefield

$10,000 - $14,999

Anonymous (2)
Elizabeth & Howell Adams III
Dr. Meria J. Carstarphen & David Heleniak
Drs. Cynthia Crain & Dwight Lee
Michelle & David Crosland
Ms. Nancy Field & Mr. Michael Schulder
Mr. & Mrs. Anthony Gagliano
Ms. Amy Gerome-Acuff & Mr. Daniel Acuff
Sue & Duane Gibbs
Adrienne & Scott Hardesty
Bonnie & Terry Herron
Mr. Douglas Hopkins
Joyce Houser, Ph.D.
Edward Krugman & Jill Pryor
Mr. J. Allen Maines & Ms. Pam Yarbrough
Kristen Manion Taylor & Jason Taylor
Jamila & Whitcliff A. McKnight, Jr.
Linda & Don Morris Mr. Allen W. Nelson
Delphine Podsiadlo
Joey Reiman
Mr. William F. Snyder
Stephanie & Austin Stephens
Carol & Ramon Tomé
Mr. & Mrs. Juan Carlos Urdaneta

The Encore Circle

$7,500 - $9,999
Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Cannon
Mr. & Mrs. Erroll B. Davis, Jr.
James L. Jackson

$5,000 - $7,499
Anonymous
Angela & Kirk Clinard
Mrs. Daphne Moore Eitel
Mr. Daniel E. Gaylord & Ms. Marilyn Altman
Marius Hechter
Amy Nelson & Style Design
Doug & Ginger (Brill) Pisik
Dana & Mark Ray
Stanley H. Rose III
Sharon & David Schachter
Mr. & Mrs. James E. Stueve
Karen Vereb & Bud Blanton

$2,500 - $4,999
Diana & Miguel Arteche
Mrs. Barbara Bastin
William Bishop
Michael Bracken
Joanne & Alex Gross
Steve, Susan & Grace Hauser
Laurie & John Hopkins
Elvira & Arturo Jacobus
Dr. Leslie & Mrs. Marilyn Kelman
Drs. Christine & Michael Murphy
Danna & Mike Sanders
Debby & Baker Smith
Johannah Smith
Dr. John Trimble & Ms. Marianne Stribling
Pam & Paul Whitacre
Mr. & Mrs. Robert A. Yellowlees

$1,000 - $2,499
Anonymous (3)
Dr. Florence C. Barnett
Hope Barrett
Lindsay & Evan Borenstein
Jeanne Bracken
James A. Brennan, M.D.
Dr. & Mrs. William Brinkman
Sara & Alex Brown
Mr. & Mrs. Jerome M Cooper
Donna Court
Dr. & Mrs. Lawrence W. Davis
Robert Paul Dean & Robert Epstein
Susan & George Dunn
Mr. Richard Delay & Ms. Francine Dykes
Mr. & Mrs. Howard F. Elkins
Nigel Ferguson
Mr. & Mrs. Robert C. Goddard
Dr. Marvin Goldstein
Mrs. Carol L. Goodman
Julie & Paul Hagedorn
Steffi & Bill Huber
Dr. Lorie Hughes
Ben Hunter
Akpo Igherighe & Celeste Pendarvis
Lee Kapner
Marsha King
Mitchell & Stacey Kopelman
Morgan Kuhr
Leigh Anna & Steven Lang
Melanie & Chris Leeth
Ms. Doreen M. Lewis
Mrs. Vaughn Linder
Ms. Linda Lively & Mr. James Hugh
Josh & Kallarin Mackey
Annette & Steven McBrayer
Margaret P. McCamish
Mr. & Mrs. Eugene F. Meany
Mr. Michael Mitchell
Mr. & Mrs. Anthony Montag
The Mortimer Family
Ms. Sandra Noecker
Ms. Christine Noguere & Mr. Phillip Pope
Robert W. Parris & Bradley W. Renner
Mr. & Mrs. Larry Pelletier
Ms. Charlene R. Pletz
Stuart Pliner & Barbara Bing Pliner
Margery & Dan Reason Family Fund
The RFP Fund, Inc.
Stacy Galan Shailendra
Dr. & Mrs. Mark Silverstein
Anne M. Spratlin
Sharon Story, Julien & Kim Kenney
Mr. John J. UyHam & Dr. Kirsten Travers-UyHam
Harriet H. Warren
Paula & Mike Wilson
Ted & Whitney Woodward
Allen W. Yee

The Patron Circle

$500 - $999
Anonymous
Spring & Tom Asher
Mrs. George C. Blount, Jr.
David Cofrin & Christine Tryba-Cofrin
Mr. Lawrence M. Cohen
James Datka & Nora DePalma Carol Comstock & Jim Davis
Courtney Crandell
Dr. Catherine Dekle & Dr. Keith Mannes
Mr. Philip A. Delanty
Mr. & Mrs. Gregory S. Durden
Tricia & Chris Ekholm
Lauren & Rick Elliott
Sarah Segrest Emerson
Amy & Niels Engberding
Cole and Zachary Ferguson-Cogdill
Mrs. Susan Fleck
Mr. Robert J. Fornal
Danny Futrell
Kathryn & Patrick Gaul
Clover Hall
Ms. Marguerite Hallman
Virginia Hepner & Malcolm Barnes
Helen & Jeff Herbert
Lisa & Forrest Hibbard
Michal & Jack Hillman
Dr. John P. Horton
Tom Lambert
Steven Libman & Carol Killworth
Gino & Belinda Massafra
Mr. William McClain
Mr. Philip R. Mertz
Terri & Stephen Nagler
Miho & Gennadi Nedvigin
Mrs. William A. Parker, Jr.
Mrs. Polly N. Pater & Mrs. Patty S. Beem
Mr. & Mrs. Sidney Perkowitz
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Ratonyi
Denise Reese
Dr. & Mrs. William M. Scaljon
Judith Story
Dr. Michael & Francoise Szikman
Mr. Tarek Takieddini
Mr. & Mrs. Perry Taylor
Roberta Taylor & James Hill
Charlotte & David Terrell
Mr. and Mrs. James S. Thomas, Jr.
Dr. Peter & Mrs. Beverly Thomas
Time Space Organization
Ronald E. Toussaint, Jr.
Mrs. Julie Turner-Davis & Mr. John Davis
Veronica M. Vincent & Robert I. Wertheimer
Stephen Walker
Alan & Marcia Watt
Drs. Cherry Wongtrakool & Vin Tangpricha

$250 - $499
Anonymous (2)
Mark & Belinda Anderson
Dr. & Mrs. Charles R. Arp
Jordan Barkin
Ms. Martha Bobo
Paul & Jeanne Bolton
Mr. & Mrs. Douglas Borenstein
Cynthia Brant
Dr. Harold J. Brody & Donald Smith
Elizabeth Carlson
Jim Carpenetti & Lara Ghavami
Mrs. Carolyn Champion
Dr. Sheldon B. Cohen
Mr. & Mrs. Henry M. Colvin
Kelly Tonina Cooper
Kathleen & Brian Corrao
Lucy Currie Bush & Henry Bush
Cynthia & Mike Davison
Kate & James Denny
Valentine Dike
Reverend James D. Duffy
Elaine Eaton
Dytre Fentress & Stephen Rann
Noel Francis
Louise B. Franklin
Lisa & David Frist
Judy & Edward Garland
Bridget Grant
Amy Green
Dr. & Mrs. Edmond Griffin
Sandra D. Haisten
Jim & Mary Long Howard
Mr. & Mrs. Mark E. Jackson
Natalie M. Jones
Jean Gatton Jones
Anna Kaiser
Mr. & Mrs. Peter G. Kessenich
Tanneshia Kirby
Abe Levine
Allan & Vaneesa Little
Gwen McAlpine, Ed.D.
Jean & Robert McColl
Debia & Robert McCulloch
Jennifer & Virginia McGuffey
Joshua V. Montague
Michelle Flake Morgan
Henrietta Muller
Sarah G. Murray
Karen Olsen-Howard, M.D.
Christopher Omueti
Mrs. Debby Overstreet
Darryl Payne & Lisa Richardson
Jonathan Popler
Chongkolni J. Potitong
Dr. Robert & Gail Riesenberg
Viktoriia & Larry Robinson
Roman Rykine
Robert & Susan Saudek
Timothy & Jerrye Scofield
Beverly & Milton Shlapak
Hannah Sledd
Danielle Squires
Dr. & Mrs. Alan Sunshine
Barbara & Jon Swann
Rosemary Trudeau
Annie-York Trujillo
Ms. Karen Trujillo
Alice Washington
Jody Weatherly
Kara & Brian Williamson

$100 - $249
Anonymous (2)
Judith & Aaron Alembik
Kristin & William Allin
Mr. & Mrs. W. A. Allison
Tanya Kaye Anderson
Christina Arrington
Mr. Damon Auger
Mrs. Anne Burton Avery & Mr. Edgar Avery
Sarah & Corey Babb
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Baker
Voncille Baker
John Beaulieu
Kristie Benson
Julia Berg
Steve Berry
Tina & Paul Blackney
David Bock
Timothy Boland
David Brinkman
Rebecca Brown
Kimberly Bucciero
Mrs. Barbara C. Cade
Mr. Emmanuel and Dr. Emma Casanova
Stacey Paulette Cheatham
Ann Marie Clark, Ph.D.
Mr. Barry Cohen
Liz and Charlie Cohn
John DeRoo
Jim & Morli DeSchroder
Amanda Dove
Eve Eckardt
Mr. & Mrs. Robert G. Edge
Carolyn Lisa Elligson
Dr. Dogan Eroglu & Dr. Sevgin Eroglu
Kim W. Fernandez
Martha Fineman
Teresa & Foster Finley
Dr. Alan Fishman & Mrs. Jane Ann Fishman
Guy Fisk
Nan Fortiner
Suellen & Harvey Fried
Dr. Paige Galt
Mr. and Mrs. George A. Petters, Jr.
Amanda Lecroy Garcia
Patricia Geis
Valerie M. Goldston
Myredith Gonzales
Drs. Jane & Russell Gore
Antoinette J. Earley & William L. Green
Alexis & Shelby Guilbert
Shawn Hale
Mr. & Mrs. E. Lewis Hansen
Grace Pownall & Ron Harris
Cecily Haught
Laura Heyward
Miranda Hitti
Louise & Bob Hoff
Anonymous
Kisha Holden
Terry Hooks
Michael Horowitz
Julia Houston
Akiko Tomonaga
Eleanor Furlow & R. Phillip Hunter
Mr. & Mrs. Joseph D. Judge, Jr.
Barbara Julyan
Rebecca Kelly and Dick James
Mr. Paul Kemer
Stacey & Mark Kessler
Noel Khalil
Robert & Jane Kibler
Dr. Joon Y. Kim & Dr. Myong Suk Lee
Bob and Lynn Koch
Mr. & Ms. Jeffrey B. Lankford
Frances Lari
Thomas Lea
Deidre Lewis
Audrey M. Ligler
Richard Lodise and Valerie Jagiella
Ms. Karen Lovett & Mr. Larry Anderson
Mr. John Lowry
Wendy K. Ludwig
Mrs. Carolyn Luesing
Jasmine Mack
Bonnie MacKenzie
Courtney Maniatis
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas E. Mann
Mr. Alderik Manuputty
Fred & Joan Martich
Jeanie & Albert Marx
Dr. Joe B. Massey
Mrs. Shawn McCreary
Mr. William McDaniel
Ms. Robin H. McDonald
Michael & Crystal McElrath
Mr. & Mrs. Michael McLain
Carol & Ben Mitchell
Robert Moeck
Bill Morgan
William Morrow
Lisa Murfee
Mary Nakashige
Wendy & Steven Nesheim
Dick & Dixie Olson
Judy & Dolph Orthwein
Sandra Owens
Virginia K. Parks
John & Vicky Patronis
Dr. Jesse R. Peel
Rachel Pereira
Pam & Robert Peterman
Sophia Brothers Peterman
Robin & Frank Petruzielo
Lawrence F. Pinson
Lavanya Ramanujan & Ranjee Gangadhar
Harold J Rootes
Lisa Rosenbaum
Rosalie & Carl Rosenthal
Mr. & Mrs. Edwin S. Rothberg
Christopher Rouse
Drs. Joe & Carolyn Rudé
Dr. Rachel Dean-Ruzicka & Matthew Ruzicka
Barbara Schneider
Eric Schneider
Scottie & Chris Schoen
Ms. Brenda Shimmons & Ms. Sally Herrick
Marsha Shrago
Joshua D. Shubin
Mollie Singh
Brenda Slack
Hannah Sledd
Susan Y. Stevens
Esther & Jim Stokes
Jonathan Strickland
Dr. and Mrs. Edward F. Sugarman
Mr. & Mrs. Michael H. Swanger
Ms. Sabrina Tams
Kris Taylor
Mr. Robert J. Taylor IV
Phyllis Thelen
Nancy Thomas
Ryan C. Tolle
Thao Truong
Bryan James Turner, Jr.
Bryce Turner and Sarah E. Connelly
Geri E. Turner
Turnkey ATM Solutions
Lynn & Ralph Vogler
William Walker
Betsy Wash
Donna Weinstock
Mr. James Weis
Drs. Nancy & Evan Weisman
Rebecca Wheeler & Morgan NeSmith
Deborah White
Manda Wilhite & Jeremy Shankel
Mr. Benjamin Wood
Marian Woods
Ariana Yazdi
Mrs. Jamie Young
Suzanne E. Young
Dr. and Mrs. Edward Zaiko
Dorothy & Ronald Zazworsky

Gifts in Honor & Memorium

In Honor of Robert Barnett
James J. Andrews

In Honor of Louisa Basarrate

Jeff Carrico

In Honor of Sophie Basarrate
Bridget Grant

In Honor of Anne Burton Avery
James J. Andrews

In Honor of Margaret Carton
Annette & Steven McBrayer

In Honor of Chris Casey & Doug Weiss
Allen W. Yee 

In Honor of the Clark & Whitakre Families 
Mary French

In Honor of Dylan Clinard
Angela & Kirk Clinard

In Honor of Lynda & Richard W. Courts II

Dr. Sheldon B. Cohen
Mrs. Vaughn Linder

In Honor of Lynda Courts
Kathi & Robert Goddard                     

In Honor of Vonetta Daniels
Shari Blalock
Terence Hooks
Julia Houston

In Memory of Bernadette Datka
James Datka & Nora DePalma       

In Honor of Patti Gouvas
Charles Griffin

In Honor of Jamila Hall
Clover Hall

In Honor of Steven Libman
Eric & Ana Robbins

In Memory of Louis Molino
Michael Bracken                      

In Memory of Edward Mortimer
The Mortimer Family

In Honor of Hannah Morris
Elizabeth & Chris Morris

In Memory of Vaughn Nixon Player
Mrs. Vaughn Linder

In Memory of Bob Podsiadlo
Delphine Podsiadlo

In Honor of Julianne Kepley Spratlin

Anne M. Spratlin                                                 

In Memory of Edwin Story
Judith Story

In Honor of Sharon Story
Cynthia Crain, Ed.D. & Dwight Lee, Ph.D.

Pas de Deux Society

Members of the Pas de Deux Society have made an extra gift of $5,000 to artistically support an individual dancer for the 2017|2018 Season.

Ms. Jan P. Beaves
Ginny & Charles Brewer and family
Chris M. Carlos (4 dancers)
Susan & Tony Catalfano (2 dancers)
Corps de Ballet (3 dancers)
Lynda Courts
Lavona S. Currie
Erroll & Elaine Davis
Vanessa & Robin Delmer
Daphne Elizabeth Moore Eitel
Adrienne & Scott Hardesty
Bonnie & Terry Herron
James L. Jackson
Kathleen & Kirk Knous (2 dancers)
Amy Nelson & Style Design
Asif & Lisa Ramji
Katherine Scott
Dante Stephensen

The Dorothy Alexander Legacy Society

Honoring our Past, Stewarding our Present, and Planning for Our Future            

Individuals who have included Atlanta Ballet in their long-term estate plans through bequests and other deferred-giving arrangements.

Madeline & Howell Adams, Jr.
C.D. Belcher
Mrs. Lynn Cochran-Schroder
Patty & Marc Dash
Mrs. Daphne Moore Eitel
Melodi Ford
Joyce Houser, Ph.D.
Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Morgan
Elizabeth Morgan Spiegel
John K. Palmisano & Stephen A. Williams, III

In-kind Support

Atlanta Ballet is grateful to the following organizations for their in-kind support received during the 2017|2018 Season.

Carithers Flowers Flourish by Legendary Events
David Yurman
Jean Padberg & Associates Jones Day
La Fête Chocolat
M·A·C Cosmetics
Margot McKinney & Neiman Marcus
Microsoft Corporation
Peachtree Tents & Events
smartwater
Sprinkles Cupcakes
Tony Brewer & Company