Home   |  
Press Room
Press Login

If you are a member of the media, please contact Elisa Hale at 860.873.8664 x323 for login information.

  |  
Search
William H. Goodspeed Legacy Society

William H. Goodspeed Legacy Society

Since its inception, Goodspeed Musicals has particularly benefited from the unique advantages of planned gifts and bequests. Because such gifts provide financial support over time, they have been essential to Goodspeed Musicals’ ability to consistently move from strength to strength, plan for the future with confidence, and ensure millions more will enjoy award-winning productions for generations to come.

WILLIAM H. GOODSPEED LEGACY SOCIETY
Goodspeed Musicals thanks the members of the William H. Goodspeed Society who have included a future bequest to Goodspeed Musicals in their wills or estate plans.
Anonymous (8)
Dolores L. Andrew
Alice Belden
Gustaf & Virginia Bodin
Leon Hugh and Anne Sullivan Calanquin
Frank & Amy Campbell
Edward Cape
Jack & Bertie Chuong
Donald Yale Church & Anthony O’Grady Schillaci
Amy Lee Crockett, DVM
John M. Darcey
Charles M. Ericson
Muriel Fleischmann
David F. Frankel
Richard Goodman
Mrs. Harry J. Gray
Lynde Selden Karin
Ruth Katz
Nancy Kline & James Trail
Mrs. Charles Lindberg
Mrs. Carmela Marzano


     Andrew C. McKirdy
Peter J. Musto
Leslie & Lynne Nathan
Robert W. & Carolyn G. Nelson
Jane E. Ondovcsik
Barbara A. Petersen
B. A. Pomarico
Michael & Jo-Ann Price
Mary Jane Richilson
Jay Rose, CAS
Dr. Anne L. Rothstein & Ms. Jane Hellman
Dr. & Mrs. Gerald Sandler
Dr. Benjamin Sevitch
Jerome & Marian Silverstein
Carol L. Sirot
Dr. & Mrs. David Snyderman
C. William Stamm
Jessica Waldman Thompson & Carl Thompson
Sheila L. Tomlinson
Mark & Roberta Velez
Jerry & Linda Wanosky
Christopher Weed

Bequests
Goodspeed Musicals fondly remembers those who left a bequest or in whose honor a memorial fund was established. Their love of musical theatre and our institution is an example to us all.
Carol H. Adams
The Milon Barnes Memorial Fund
Cynthia Kellogg Barrington
David A. Belden
Leonard N. Blake
William C. Blatchley
Timothy J. Clutter
Stephen B. Crowley, III
Ralph Davidson
Fellner Family Foundation
Albert D. Firestone
Burry Fredrik
Norwick and Elizabeth Goodspeed
Henry Sage Goodwin Memorial Fund
Judith Halevi
The Edith O. Haynes Trust
Martha C. Hinkel
Thomas W. Holton Memorial Fund
Marjorie W. Jolidon
The Adrienne I. Koch Revocable Trust
William J. Kotchen Memorial Fund
Dorothy Liepertz

     Andrew C. McKirdy
Evan S. McCord
Alice Hammerstein Mathias
Edith L. Nyman
Muriel Selden Paris
Rochelle Richilson
Barbara V. Ross
Bertha L. Rottmann
Edward Rousseau
Marco S. Savona
Susan Scherer
Richard Schneller
Lucille Lortel Schweitzer
Joan H. Scranton
Martha Shattuck
John F. Single, III
Mary Sargent Swift
Mark A. Wainger
Jessica Waldman Thompson
Jerold Wanosky
Symond Yavener


NAMED FUNDS AND ENDOWMENTS
These funds and endowments listed below were established during lifetime, by bequest, or in memoriam with an outright gift to Goodspeed Musicals.*
  • The Dr. & Mrs. Harold D. Bornstein, Jr. Charitable Gift Annuity*
  • The Dr. Harold D. Bornstein, Jr. Charitable Gift Annuity*
  • The Frederick A. & Justine Millspaugh Catlin Family Fund
  • The Rochelle Dauenheimer Charitable Gift Annuity*
  • The Arthur & Elizabeth Godbout Fund for the Support of the Music Department
  • The George S. & Charmian A. Goodspeed Memorial Fund
  • The A. Nicholas Groth, Ph.D. Charitable Gift Annuity*
  • The Nancy Kline and James Trail Charitable Gift Annuities*
  • The Charles R. Lindberg Family Fund
  • The Lucille Lortel Fund
  • The Maryann & Jane E. Ondovcsik Fund for the Preservation of the Victorian Goodspeed Opera House
  • The Salvatore Marzano, Jr. Endowment of Support of the Music Department
  • The Elaine McKirdy Intern/Apprentice Endowment
  • The Michael P. Price Endowment Fund at Goodspeed Musicals
  • The Charlotte & Gerald Sandler Educational Endowment
  • The Scherer Library of Musical Theatre Fund
  • The Max Showalter Center for Education in Musical Theatre
  • The Jerome & Marian Silverstein Endowment Fund
  • The Carol L. Sirot Family Endowment Fund
  • The C. William Stamm Charitable Gift Annuity*
  • The Ashton M. Tenney, Jr. Memorial Annuity Fund*
  • The Jessica Waldman Thompson Endowment in Support of The Festival of New Musicals
  • The Zachs Family Endowment

*The donors receive a tax advantaged income stream during their lives and a named fund or endowment will be created when the annuity reverts to Goodspeed Musicals.

MEMORIAL AND TRIBUTE GIFTS
Goodspeed Musicals gratefully acknowledges the following gifts made to honor a special occasion or in memory of a loved one.

  • In honor of Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Cacace:  Colonel & Mrs. Wm. R. Jones
  • In honor of Jeff Riley and Mary Wilson:  Ed Bass & Sasha Camacho
  • In honor of the Goodspeed Staff: Chris Joy & Cathy Velenchik
  • In honor of Sue Frost: Barbara Smith
  • In honor of Pat Nyikos: Creative Transportation & Tours
  • In honor of Andrew Isen’s birthday: Janet Janjigian
  • In honor of Cindy Hatchett: John Hatchett
  • In honor of Nancy, Mary & Gloria: Valerie DeQuattro
  • In honor of Mary Miko: Malcolm A. Duffy
  • In honor of Chris Weed’s birthday: Nicholas Parisi, Mr. & Mrs. Martin Beskind, Paul Pellegrini & Mark Vogel, Anonymous, Kathy & Ken Dayton, Betsy & Brian Maguire
  • In memory of Ted Colvin: Marilyn Colvin
  • In memory of Regina Rudewicz: David Spannaus
  • In memory of James Donaldson: Wilma Donaldson
  • In memory of Jerry Wanosky: Enid & Steven Lieberman, Board of Directors of Milford Public Library
  • In memory of Dr. David Weil: Richard & Lea Goodman
  • In memory of Mary Lemnotis: Creative Transportation & Tours
  • In memory of Lillian Harding: Arlene Roberts, Tom & Joan Harding
  • In memory of Gregory J. Gallivan: The Gallivan Family
  • In memory of Emily Varkala: Mr. & Mrs. Robert Coviello
  • In memory of Elaine Freedman Rubenstein: Joshua, Ephraim & Micha Rubenstein
  • In memory of Sonia Cohen: Chatham-Beech Charitable Foundation
  • In memory of Goodspeed Trustee Susan Scherer: David & Betsy Sams; Lynde & Michael Karin; Janet Spector Bishop; Marilyn Ridolfo; Fritz & Beth Hyde & family; James F. McNally; Mary Miko; Mrs. J. Noyes Crary; Barbara J. Calderone; Mrs. Peter Russell; Linda David; Arborio Corporation; Ellen J. Meinke & Susan L. Redfield; Nancy, Henry, Maddie & Josie Klingeman; Mr. & Mrs. Francis G. Adams, Jr; Connie Miller; Anonymous; Peter & Kathleen Jannuzzi; Joanne K. Hoye; Alex & Patricia Vance; Jean Blair; Samuel Blumenthal; Debra & Dom Pasquale; Louise T. Healey; Hila & Saul Rosen; Acura of Avon; Dr. William S. Lavine; Jan & Harold Moskowitz; Joseph Smith & John Lawson; Anita & William Mancoll; Rebecca Caldwell; Susie Hays; Mr. & Mrs. Anthony Scherer; Janet & Robert Bruner; Susanne Klingeman; Robert & Laurie Hedges; Ranjana& Surendra Chawla; Dr. & Mrs. David B. Kalayjian, Mary Gibbons, Annella Preble, Eric Ort & Duff Ashmead
  • In memory of Jessica Friedman Waldman: Melinda Kingsbury; Becca Feld, Danielle Greenberg & Erica Neuren; Sandy & Larry Lefkowitz; Gary & Alice Van Deursen; Frank & Amy Campbell; Mark & Geri Besca; Joseph Hollander; Neil & Trudi Epstein; Michael & Joan Gordon; Jane Johnston; Susan Winchell; Judy Leigh Kaplan Milich; Diana & Stanley Dreyer; Arlene Mehlman; Sandra Rosenberg; Dr. & Mrs. David B. Kalayjian; Todd & Peggy Myers, Louise & Lee Miller, Donna Stamm, Rita Burris, John & Joanna Hamby, David Waldrian, Stacy Bass
  • In memory of Corrie Paardenkooper: Donna Stamm
  • In honor of Barbara Wilkinson: Natalie & John Fenn
  • In honor of Kay Clarke: Richard Buel
  • In memory of Marcella Halpert: Dr. Morton Glickman
  • In memory of Rachel Migliaro: Anne Calanquin
  • In honor of Nancy Kline: James Trail
  • In honor of Muriel & Karl Fleischmann: Edene & Walter Borden, Dr. Beth Ann Loveland Sennett and Thomas Sennett
  • In memory of Carol H. “Honey” Adams: Bonnie L. Bernal; Mary Adams; Jean Smith; Faith & Craig Irwin; Bob & Lisa Kehayias; Alvin, Nancy & Ronnie Steiman; John & Diane Zukowski; Beverly Keeney; Joseph Smith & John Lawson; Larry & Patty McHugh; Mr. & Mrs. David Savin, Ms. Anne Schmitt, Heidi Dennison
  • In recognition of Ellie Fishman: Anonymous
  • In memory of Gerald B. Wadsworth: Jacquelyn Wadsworth
*for period July 14, 2018 to Nov 12, 2019

SPECIAL GIFTS
Goodspeed Musicals is grateful to those who have made a special gift during the 2019 season. They include:

Alley Theatre, Houston
Shawn Amdur & Dale Woods
Nell Benjamin & Laurence O’Keefe
Denise Bernardo & Edwin Muentes
Annie, Mike & Paul Bonadies
Anthony & Wanda Cacace
Anne Calanquin
Frank & Amy Campbell
Kevin Condrin
Don & Terri Coustan
Robert & Mary Lou Coviello
Mary Crary
DDM Productions
Alvin & Davida Deutsch
Francis & Phyllis Donovan
James & Laura Duncan
Mr. & Mrs. David Edricks
E. David Ellington
Facebook – Network for Good
Drs. Stephen & Evelyn Firshein
Muriel & Karl Fleischmann
Annette & Seymour Gavens
The Gendell Family Foundation, Inc.
Susan F. Gonsalves
Laura & Roger Goodspeed
Bill Gratz & Jay Bruno
Raymond Grasso
Jean Greene
Janice Grower
Louise Hall & John G. Beard
John & Joanna Hamby
The Harry E. Goldfarb Family Foundation
Regina Hausmann
Peyton Horne
Peter Hoyle
Andrew A. Isen
Stu & Ellen Kazin
Harriet D. Kittner Foundation
Rita Landino
Elizabeth Leete
Benjamin B. Liveten Charitable Grand Nephew Trust
Dr. & Mrs. Koen Loeven
Jon Lukomnik & Lynn Davidson
Mr. & Mrs. Ian G. MacDonald
Dave & Judith Macri
     Ed & Sonya Mangan
Carmela Marzano
Jay McAnally
Mikes’ Auto Service
Linda Morasutti & Robert Lee
Kenneth & Paula Munson
Paul Nelson
Roy O'Neil
On Stage of Berlin, Connecticut
Joan Perera
Pfizer/Your Cause
Mark Planner
Alvin Reiner
Bessy Reyna & Susan Holmes
Jeffrey Richards
Jeff Riley & Mary Wilson
Richard Robin
Hila & Saul Rosen
Dr. Anne Rothstein & Ms. Jane Hellman
Samuel French, Inc.
Dawn Scarborough
Wayne Schultz & Jennifer Serra
Allyn & Karen Seymour
Bert Silverberg
Carol L. Sirot
Adam Souza
Mary Louise Spencer
Megan & H. William Stine
Alyssa Stone
Dorothy Swanson
Mr. & Mrs. Adam Tabaka
Russ Tait & Lee Anderson
Natalie Tenney
Jessica & Carl Thompson
Lincoln Thompson
Benjamin Tschudin
Cathy Velenchik & Chris Joy
Jac Venza
George Vinick & Margaret Saxe
John Voege & Geoffrey Paul
Tracy & Christopher Weed
Karen Williams
Luke & Stephanie Williams
E. Marie Wilson & Colette Trohan
Jef & Kate Wolter
Zachs Family Foundation, Inc.