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:
2018/19 MAJOR SEASON SUPPORTERS
Lead individual support provided by Raymond and Judy McCaskey, Burton X. and Sheli Z. Rosenberg, Timothy R. Schwertfeger and Gail Waller, Carl and Marilynn Thoma, and Donna Van Eekeren Foundation.
Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
A.N. and Pearl G. Barnett Family Foundation
BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois
Food For Thought
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
Polk Bros. Foundation
The Shubert Foundation
Allstate Insurance Company
Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP
Helen Brach Foundation
Bulley & Andrews
Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
Chicago Shakespeare Theater Fund at The Chicago Community Trust
The Chicago Community Trust
City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
The Crown Family
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
The Grover Hermann Foundation
HMS Media, Inc.
Illinois Arts Council Agency
Shakespeare in American Communities: National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Starwood Hotels and Resorts
Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture
Tuey and Karen Butler Connell, Butler Family Foundation
Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.
James B. Connor, Duke Realty Corporation
John R. Halligan Charitable Fund
Harris Family Foundation
The Irving Harris Foundation
Madison Dearborn Partners
The REAM Foundation
The Rhoades Foundation
Ropes & Gray LLP
Segall Bryant & Hamill
Phil Stefani Children's Foundation
Bukiety Floral Design
Chicago Public Media
Dr. Scholl Foundation
Hall's Rental Service
The Libra Foundation
Charles and M. R. Shapiro Foundation, Inc.
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
The James Huntington Foundation
Kovler Family Foundation
Make It Better Media
National Alliance for Musical Theatre's National Fund for New Musicals
The Siragusa Family Foundation
Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc.