Allies

GRANTS

Puppets in the Parks is made possible in 2017 with support from Citizens Committee For New York City.

Puppets & Poets 2014 and 2015 have been made possible in part by grant and in-kind support from: the Greater New York Arts Development Fund of the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, administered by the Brooklyn Arts Council; Citizens Committee For New York City; Puppet Slam Network; The Bushwick Starr; and Poets & Writers, Inc., through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.

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Puppets & Poets 2013 was made possible in part by grant and in-kind support from: the Greater New York Arts Development Fund of the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, administered by the Brooklyn Arts Council; Citizens Committee For New York City; Poets & Writers, Inc. through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; and The Bushwick Starr.

P&P 2013 Funders

Alphabet Arts’ 2012 Found Object Adventures project and 2011 City of Hamburgers Brooklyn Public Library Tour were sponsored, in part, by the Greater New York Arts Development Fund of the New York
City Department of Cultural Affairs, administered by the Brooklyn Arts

Council, Inc. (BAC)

Puppets & Poets was made possible in 2011 in part with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts. In Kings County the Decentralization Program is administered by the Brooklyn Arts Council, Inc. (BAC).

Alphabet Arts’ 2010 “City of Hamburgers” Brooklyn Tour was sponsored,
in part, by the Greater New York Arts Development Fund of the New York
City Department of Cultural Affairs, administered by the Brooklyn Arts

Council, Inc. (BAC)

DONORS

Puppet Masters ($1000+)

Brooklyn Arts Council

Citizens Committee for New York City

NYC Department of Cultural Affairs

NY State Council on the Arts

Puppet Slam Network

Marionettes ($500-$999)

Marlin Brown

Dr. Pheroze Wadia

Poets & Writers
Rod Puppets ($250-$499)

Daniel Brodie

Stuart Griffen, The Coneiacs Co.

Jeff & Misty Passaro

Mark Rippy

Virginia Van Scoter

Erin Shea

Hand Puppets ($100-$249)

Paul Alexander

Bob & Betty Beach

Michael Beck

Lynda Beigel

Sarah Claspell

Molly Crowe

Helen D’Alessandro

Kevin Ford

Jessica & Dave Hensel

Pete & Janet Kammermeyer

Rob Marcato

Rev. Dr. Thomas C. Marshall

Dr. Brenda Murphy

Erica Rippy

Amanda Sitko

Leighton Wood

Shadow Puppets ($50-$99)

Annie Bacon & Jeremy Mulder

Peter (Ned) Buskirk

Crystal Conway

James D’Albora

Joy D’Albora

Ann Donlin

Ryan Donlin

Carole Mercer

Daniel Monaco

Heather Nagami & Bryan Barnes

Jared Powell

Rachel Ralston

Erin Shea

Nat & Sue Smith

Larry Spizer
Finger Puppets ($1-$49)

Tanner Agron

Clovis & Liisa Blackwell

Sue Borchardt

Josh Briggs

Shannon Coffey

Chris Donlin

Jennifer Dumlao

Gabriel & Deborah Duran

Dr. Sean Forbes

Sarah Gilbert

Brett Johnson

Lorraine Johnson

Stephanie Kelley

Eric Koch

Jon Kotchian

Ginny Logan

Jennifer Lux

Jackson Lynch

Katharine Marshall

Maureen McMurdy

Sarah Vboisine

Steve West

IN-KIND DONORS

1st Annual County Fair Silent Auction

Lawrence Carrillo, LMT

Bruno Cicerello & Blue Salt Designs

Jo Cogan

Polly Conway & Pollyanna Cowgirl Designs

David Frank

Terry Rectra

Rick Seppa

Sunday Drive Designs
1st Annual County Fair Food Donors: Chili Cook-off Contestants

Honey Goodenough

Adrienne DeBord

Mark Sitko

Alicia White
1st Annual County Fair Food Donors: Bake-off Contestants

Lindsay Abromaitis-Smith

Kate Brehm

Barbara Busackino

Honey Goodenough

Erin Orr
1st Annual County Fair Wine Donors

Stuart Griffen, The Coneiacs Co.

John’s Pizzeria of Bleecker Street

Puppets & Poets Concession Donors

Brooklyn Kolache Co.

John’s Pizzeria of Bleecker Street

Pacific Standard, Brooklyn
Materials/Equipment Donors

Martin Antangana

Marybeth Cicerello

Oliver Dalzell

Inkwater Press

Materials for the Arts

Donna Robinson

Mark Sitko

Soho Rep

Zac Whinnem

Alicia White

Space Donors

BAX/Brooklyn Arts Exhcange

Brooklyn Public Library & Flatbush Adult Learning Center

Creative Arts Studio & Sherri Hellman

Church of the Evangel & Rev. Lisa Robinson

Jalopy Theatre

Posman Books & Lucy Kenyon

The Bushwick Starr

University of Connecticut

Kim Armstrong

Mary Isbell & Michael Bellos

Michael Jones & Jackie Cahill

Kathryn Kornacki

Steve & Hayley Mollman

Amanda Smith

Sue & Nat Smith
Inspiration

Great Small Works

Xeth Feinberg, illustrator of City of Hamburgers

Mike Reiss, author of City of Hamburgers

VOLUNTEERS

1st Annual County Fair Planning Committee

Sarah Engelman

Kirsten Kammermeyer

Terry Rectra

Erica Rippy

Amber West

Photography & Videography
Nick Foster

Rob Michael Hugel
Samuel Traylor

Jenn Villanueva

Web & Graphic Design

Stephanie Donlin Art & Design

Zeb West
Performers

Lindsay Abromaitis-Smith

Davis Berry

Chris Borchardt

Anna Bradfield

Marty Brown (aka DJ Ca$h Machina)

Sara Buffamanti

Lawrence (“Ren”) Carrillo

Mike Cook

Doll Parts

Renee Dumochel

Michael Feld

John Foti

Pia Simone Garber

Mark Goodell

Sarah Engelman

Alaina Ferris

T.S. Hawkins

Jennifer Holley

Kirsten Kammermeyer

Vani Kannan

Simone Kearney

Danny Krueger

Matt Leabo

Kyla McHale

Brendan McMahon

Lindsay MacNaughton

Renata Melillo

Dan Mills

Claire Moodey

Mandy Moore

Occupy Wall Street Puppetry Guild

Jen Orlando

Baker Overstreet

Brian Pickett

Katie Issel Pitre

Adam Podd

Matt Podd

Grace Rectra

Terry Rectra

Sophia Remolde

Amye Rubinschneider

Matt Scholl

Mark Sitko

Terry Rectra

Bianca Stone

Joseph Jonah Therrien

Samuel Traylor

“Boo” Lynn Walsh

Monica Wendel

Amber West

Kathryn Wilkening

Anthony Wills, Jr.

Diana Yourke
Builders & Other Volunteers

Drea Bernardi

Kelli Bland

Marty Brown

Cathy Che

Mike Cook

Oliver Dalzell

Emily Decola

Stephanie Donlin

Carla Izaguirre

Erin Foley

Susan Foley

Malachi Foster

Shirley Foster

Jordan Greenhalgh

Dave Hensel

Jessica Flynn Hensel

Kathryn Kornacki

Blair Lambert

Rebecca Lingafelter

Monty Mattison

Bryan Miller

Melissa Mullins

Jesse Palmer

Grace Rectra

Sophia Remolde

Levi Rubeck

Rick Seppa

Timothy Shields

Mark Sitko

Sue & Taylor Smith

Carmen Torres

Alicia White

Cheriece White

Ronnie Yates

FRIENDS

Creative Arts Studio

Church of the Evangel

Stephanie Donlin

Fractured Atlas

Inkwater Press

Materials for the Arts

The Bushwick Starr

Van Cougar