Memberships and Individual Support

Cherry Arts Memberships

When you donate $75 or more, you  become a Member of the Cherry Arts and receive exclusive benefits while supporting our blossoming, innovative performing arts company.

Members are invited to exclusive events like cocktail parties with the casts and creative teams of our shows— often including their international playwrights! When attending our productions, members receive reserved seats and a free drink or snack at our concession stand. Finally, members receive discounted tickets to our two fabulous annual Galas, and are listed in Cherry Arts production programs for a full season.

Become a part of the Cherry Arts family and sign up for your membership today!

Memberships/Donation Levels

CHERRY SEED ($1 – $74)
Our undying thanks!

Plus our Membership options with all the benefits listed above!


CHERRY TART MEMBER ($150 and up)

CHERRY PIE MEMBER ($300 and up)

CHERRY TREE MEMBER ($500 and up)


For these significant gifts, a beautiful young Cherry Tree will be planted to beautify the grounds of the Cherry Artspace, named for you or dedicated as you see fit. (limited)

Donations can be sent securely below with a credit/debit card
(click “Donate Now!”), or mail checks to:

The Cherry Arts, Inc.
102 Cherry Street
Ithaca, NY 14850

(Please include email address & phone number when sending a check.
Memberships are non-transferable and valid for one year from date of donation.)

Our current members:

Cherry Blossom Members ($75+)

Jonathan Ablard
Michael Barakiva
Shelley Blackler
Greg Bostwick
Bill Brauninger
Eric Brooks
Mary Beth Bunge
John Bunge
Nicholas Chai
Barry Chester
Penny Chick
David Coester

Elissa Cogan
Tracey Cranston
Jonathan Culler
Nancy Emerson
David Feldshuh
Martha Frommelt
Ellen Gainor
Janice Geddes
Daniel Gold
Chris Holmes
Katie Holmes
Clifton Hood

David Kramer
Rachel Lampert
Aimee Lehman
Johannes Lehman
Howard Leib
Marcie Leib
Rebecca Lesses
Dianne and Jim Orcutt
David Squires
Erica Steinhagen
Lynn Thommen
Lesley Williamson

Cherry Tart Members ($150+)

Leslie Adelson
Debra Castillo
Dane Cruz
Joan Johnston

Cherry Pie Members ($300+)

Kent Goetz
Sally McConnelll-Ginet

Cherry Tree Members ($500+)

Gordon Barger
Peter Bloom
Jim Bouderau
Fred Cowett
Jerry Dietz
Janet Greenfield
Jim Miller
Diana Riesman
Christine Schelhas-Miller
Amy Villarejo

Cherry Royale Members ($1000+)

Ron Cooper
Shelley Cooper
Sara Warner & MaryJo Watts

Cherry Orchard Members ($5000+)

Donald Spector & Stacia E. Zabusky

We thank you from the bottom of our hearts for your generous support, and look forward to welcoming you personally to the Cherry Artspace this year!