Sponsors and Funders

Shakespeare in Action is a not-for-profit charity, registered with the Canada Revenue Agency. We rely on the support of private foundations, public funding bodies, and the generosity of corporate sponsors. We thank the following organizations for their generous support, and acknowledge their vital contribution to our community:

Title Sponsors


Public Funders










We would like to acknowledge funding support from the Ontario Arts Council, an agency of the Government of Ontario.

Private Foundations

J.P. Bickell Foundation
Shoel Silver Foundation
MacLean Foundation
Julie Jiggs Foundation
George Lunan Foundation
And thank you to our donors!
Friends ($25-$99)

Second City Toronto, Chateau des Charmes, Art Gallery of Ontario, Black Prince Winery, Buddies in Bad Times, Nightwood Theatre, Barbara Rwuber, Lynda Welch, Theatre Passe Muraille, Canadian Stage, Musical Stage Company, Hart House Theatre, Royal Ontario Museum, Michael and Frances McCabe, Elizabeth Ritter, and John Sakamoto, Suri Weinberg-Linsky, Sandra Seaborn, Christine Fischer Guy 

Romans ($100-$199) 

Oxford Inn Stratford, Steam Whistle Brewing, Shaw Festival, Mysteriously Yours, Hot Docs Toronto, School of Burlesque, Paintlounge, Kula Yoga Studios, Battlesports, Tarragon Theatre, Maureen Lennon, Soulpepper, Distillery Restaurants Corps, Young People’s Theatre, Mariposa Cruises, Duke of Somerset, Yankee Lady Yacht Charters, Peter and Alia Hussey, Alison Loat, David Skok, Robert Bentley, Anne Frost, and Anonymous 

Countrymen ($200-$499) 

Stratford Festival, Pazzo Taverna and Pizzeria, AquaBella B&B, Opera Atelier, Fresh Collective, Pillar to Post Home Inspectors — The Martinuk Team, Matthew Howard, and Susan Pointe, Becky Reuber

Founder’s Circle ($1000+) 

Sushi Making For The Soul, Artage Portraits, and Shapiro Real Estate and Business Lawyers
To make a donation, or to coordinate a partnership or sponsorship with Shakespeare in Action,
please contact us!
Phone: (416) 703-4881
E-mail: info@shakespeareinaction.org