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Through entertainment and arts education, we inspire audiences and students to change their lives and the world in which they live.

Waterwell aspires to work at the intersection of art and citizenship. We are committed to creating daring and relevant works of theater and to training the next generation of artists and change-makers. Your generosity makes this work possible.

We are building our community and gathering support for a new and exciting chapter in Waterwell’s history. If you are already a donor, thank you! If you are not, consider joining the family of supporters.
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Other Ways To Give

There are a lot of ways to support Waterwell. Contact us to discuss any of the options below:

  • Installment Giving
  • Stock Gifts
  • Honorary & Memorial Gifts
  • Remember Waterwell in Your Will
  • Matching Gifts

To learn more or for personalized assistance, call 212 560 7545 or email

Past Season Supporters

Waterwell is extremely grateful to everyone who has supported our recent seasons!

 Corporate Partners

Chicago Machinery Company
Hartford Financial Services
KS Realty & Construction
Simple Studios
UAS Asset Management

Institutional Supporters

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The Achelis and Bodman Foundations
Aftab Committee
American Endowment Foundation
Arnhold Foundation
CJM Foundation
Heyward Memorial Foundation
Howard Gilman Foundation
Blanche & Irving Laurie Foundation
Richenthal Foundation
Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Joseph S. & Diane H. Steinberg Charitable Trust
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 Individual Supporters


Anonymous, Robert Ridgely, Armin & Valerie Tehrany


Susan R. Cohen, Colin Donnell and Patti Murrin, Taylor Kinney, Tarell McCraney, Omid Moayed


Ramin Bahrani, Joshua Butler, John Dotson, Nazie Eftekhari, Tom Fontana, Jill Furman, Mason Granger, Kathleen Hagan, Jon Hill, Jeanne Houck, Maz Jobrani, Barry Levinson, Farrokh Mazdeyasna, Ben McKenzie, Anne Mollegen Smith, Amy Morton, Dariush Owlia, Louise Reist, David Schwimmer, Raul Staggs, Tom Wirtschafter, Nassrin Zahedi


Yasamin Bahadorzadeh, Haleh Ebrahimi, Forough Hosseini, Peter March, Morad Masjedi, Reza & Bita Momeni, Jeffrey Seller, Jill Steinberg, Chris Sullivan, Bradley Whitford


Kayvon Afshari, Chris Collier, Angie Devine, Ruth Hendel, Amy Landecker, Kelli O’Hara, George Pinney, Daryl Roth, Jayne Sherman, Chris Smith, Nella Vera


Mohammad Aghebati, Habib Azar, Karen Bartell, Julia Baumann, Liz Bruce, Aaron Chase, Marty Edelman, Erik Johnson, Jeremiah Jordan, Lynda Kennedy, Mark Lee, Nancy Lefkowitz, Darius Mossavar-Rahmani, George Pinney, Adina Schecheter, Jessica Stein Solomon, Maria Somma, Douglas Taurel, Azin Valy, Kristina Wiley


Dave Ahdoot, Ira Amyx, Mary Baird, Lilia Bir, Jerry Capece, John Conlee, Andy Criss, Ted Cubbin, Spencer Dalby, Hope Dellon, Michael B. French, Jared Goldman, David Hinshaw, Tom Hinshaw, Jayne Houdyshell, Kelly Lamont, Angeline Larimer, Denise Mitchell, Mehdi Ghazi Moayed, Willard Morgan, Shahram Sharaf, Judy Shields, Jeffrey Sholeen, Les Thompson, David Zinn


Azin Aliabadi, Eddie Antar, Althea Bauernschmidt, Lorene Bauernschmidt, Cassie Beck, Seth Bisen-Hersh, Jackson Bloom, AC Bratto, Marc Brener, Rebecca Brunstetter, Jennifer Bulla, Caitlin Cassidy, Hanna Cheek, Stephen Cone, Peter Cook, Fred Dalby, Devin Day, Matt Dellapina, Adelina DiBenedetto, Yehuda Duenyas, Caitlin Duffy, Lauren Fitzgerald, Jonathan Goldberg, Robyn Goodman, Rachel Heller, Basia Hellwig, Jason Hodges, Lily Hoffman, Rebekka Johnson, Kathryn Kates, Sheryl Lieberman, Sarah Lowe, Emily McAleesejergins, Jeremy McCarter, Mary McIlwain, Mamie McIndoe, Nick Mills, Allyson Morgan, Michael J. O’Donnell, Nicole Parker, Greg Plunkett, Katherine Puma, Charles Railsback, Marci Reaven, Elizabeth Robins, Barbara Samuels, Rebecca Schwartz, Christopher Shinn, Emily Simoness, Robert Soto, Robert Stein, Sarah Steele, Sarah Stern, Daniel Venning, Alison Walls, Matthew Wells, Colleen Werthman, Jamie L. Wilsnack, Necar Zadegan

In-Kind Supporters

42nd Street Studios
4Wall Entertainment
Access Theater Residency Program
Army Entertainment
A.R.T./New York Creative Space Grant
Center for American Military Music Opportunities
Digitech Printers
Elnaz Boutique
Tribeca Film Festival
Urban Pathways
Veritas Studio Wines