Corporate and Foundation Partners

A global theater reflective of the world-class city of Chicago, CST attracts and entertains audiences from all walks of life and across the globe. Each season, the Theater reaches nearly 250,000 audience members through a year-round producing season that includes as many as 18 productions and 650 performances. From discerning local subscribers to young families to school groups from across the Midwest, CST is a crossroads for diverse audiences. Similarly, our Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities provide your company with a wide variety of unique privileges designed to increase your company recognition, provide special client entertaining, enhance your employee benefits, and heighten community relations.

Production and Programmatic Sponsorships range from $25,000 to $350,000, with benefits customized to meet the needs of your corporate giving philosophy and business goals. Joining the CST Family will place your company alongside the following leaders of Chicago’s business and philanthropic communities:


American Airlines Arc Worldwide BMO Boeing ComEd Hyatt JP Morgan LandO'Frost Robert B. McCormick Foundation

Allstate Insurance Company
A.N. and Pearl G. Barnett Foundation
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Chicago Community Trust
Food For Thought Catering
Julius Frankel Foundation
The MacArthur Foundation
Madison Dearborn Partners
Motorola Mobility Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
The Northern Trust
Polk Bros. Foundation
The Shubert Foundation
The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust



Paul M. Angell Foundation
Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP
Baxter Healthcare Corporation
Helen Brach Foundation
The Brinson Foundation
Bulley & Andrews
Chicago Shakespeare Theater Fund at The Chicago Community Trust
Chicago Title and Trust Company Foundation
Clark Hill PLC
CME Group
Crown Family
Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
The Field Foundation of Illinois
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
General Dynamics Corporation
Goldman, Sachs & Company
Grosvenor Capital Management
The Grover Hermann Foundation
Harris Family Foundation
Hillshire Brands
Illinois Arts Council
The Irving Harris Foundation
Jenner & Block LLP
John R. Halligan Charitable Fund
Jones Lang LaSalle Inc.
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Mazza Foundation
McDonald's Corporation
MidAtlantic Arts Foundation
Motorola Solutions, Inc.
Nuveen Investments
The Pauls Foundation
ReedSmith LLP
Rhoades Foundation
Shure Incorporated
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Stefani's Children's Foundation
Strategic Hotels and Resorts
TCG/ Global Connections--IN the LAB
The Sun-Times Foundation/The Chicago Community Trust
Tur Partners LLC

Reflects contributions received between July 1, 2012–June 1, 2013.

Ways to Give

 Phone: 312.667.4952

 Chicago Shakespeare Theater
     800 East Grand on Navy Pier
     Chicago, IL 60611

 Gifts of Stock

 Planned Gifts

 Charitable IRA Rollover




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