Our Rhinebeck writers pay nothing to participate.  We rely 100% on donations to cover all of their costs, which include a $500 stipend for each writer, rental of a fully furnished home, food, transportation, and supplies.

You can help musical theatre writers and support the future of musical theatre!

Click here to make a secure, tax-deductible online donation to Rhinebeck Writers Retreat.

If you prefer to send a check, mail it to Rhinebeck Writers Retreat, 7 Hummingbird Way, Staatsburg, NY 12580. Rhinebeck Writers Retreat is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Our Federal Tax ID number is 32-0347704 and our New York State ID number is 4128475.

Thank You To Our Supporters!

We can’t thank the following individuals, foundations, and corporations enough for their support.  This list represents donations from January 2017 through January 2018.

$3,000 and above

Liz Armstrong
The ASCAP Foundation Bart Howard Fund
Cathy Cabrera and Rick Ungar
Liz Evans and Bill Mills
Rick Farrar and Jeff Zadroga
Amy and Roger Faxon
The Frederick Loewe Foundation

New York State Council on the Arts

The Noël Coward Foundation
Steve Reynolds
Peter Risafi and Steven Wheeler
Jacqui and Lew Rose
Alec Stais and Elissa Burke

$500 to $2,500

Lili Arbogast
Hal Aronow-Thiel and Pat Henry
Stephen Beninati
Paul Blake and Mark Bennett
Hunter Carter
The Dramatists Guild Foundation
Daniel Egan and Kate Glasner
Kathy Evans and Bill Baldwin
Jessica Greenbaum and Jed Marcus
Robin Groves
Virginia Kelly
Susan and Robert Lewin
Jody and Giulio Martini
Molly McEneny
Marianne M. Mills
Jane and Glenn Oakley
Cornelia Ravenal
Duke and Pam Reyes
Dawn Robertson
Diane Rothstein
Lauren and Kipp Stevens
Skipp Sudduth and Janine Donen
Betsy Tomic
Ken and Flo Umezaki
Carol Urban and Richard Gilbert
Susan Vogt Brown
Jeffery Zimmerman and Sharon Weinberg

$200 to $500

Erin Amer
Shari and Jeff Aronson
Warren and Joan Berland
Susan Dellert
Diane Dicroce
Jonathan Dodge
Jody Falco and Jeffrey Steinman
Susan Guerrero
Gregory Johnson
Patricia Johnson
Elaine and Steve Lev
John Levin and Diane Keefe fund
Nan Morrison
Susan Phillips
Dana Rosenfeld
William Ross
John Sare
Betti Steel
Cynthia Stroum
Andy and Laura Swain
Mark Sylvester
Steve Symonds
Kara Unterberg
Abbie Van Nostrand
Paul Wang

Up to $200

Debby Baldwin and Irwin Arieff
Leah Brock
Gigi Bolt
Andy Calkins
Amy Corcoran
Nina DiSesa and Brian Goodall
Susan Evans
Linda Ferris
Judy Honig
Ronald Ishoy
George Jahn, in memory of Karen Jahn
Susan L. Jannetta
Ellen Jouret-Epstein
Karen Kelly
Philip Konort
Betsy Quackenbush
Nicole Risafi in honor of Peter Risafi
Tecla Palli-Sandler and Scott Sandler
David Sassoon
Amy Schwartz
Gully Stanford
Brent Sverdloff and Craig St. Clair
Barbara Whitman

Corporate Support through matching grants
American Express Foundation
Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Our programs are made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.