When women like you come together, great things happen!

Your leading role awaits — no auditions necessary! With a Leading Ladies membership, you get a backstage pass to exclusive and exciting "girls' night out" events, where you get an insiders' look into what it takes to bring world-class theatre to life; meet the incredible professionals who create these experiences; and sponsor the mainstage production Destiny of Desire by Karen Zacarías. Plus, you'll be the first to see the show at "The Big Event" with your girlfriends before it opens to the public! Want to learn more? Take a look at our 2019-20 Leading Ladies brochure.


Discover what goes on behind the scenes! Become a 2019-20 Leading Lady by clicking the button below, or by printing a pledge card and mailing it to 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Cincinnati, OH 45202.





BRAVA to the following ladies who have stepped into the spotlight and joined the Leading Ladies! This list recognizes members as of Sept. 26, 2019.


Whether you are a Grande Dame ($1,500), Diva ($1,000) or Starlet ($500), you’ll enjoy exclusive events that feature signature experiences into unexplored facets of the Playhouse. Ladies are also recognized in Playhouse programs and on this page throughout the season. For more information, please contact Helene Herbert at 513-977-2025 or helene.herbert@cincyplay.com.


Program Co-Chairs: Linda Young and Sue Showers


Sue Cummings
Linda Greenberg
Karlee Hilliard
Rosemary Schlachter
Ronna K. Willis** 
Jill Wilson


Janet G. Banks
Randal S. Bloch
Lisa Broun
Mrs. Angela Buckley 
Marjorie Compton
Alva Jean Crawford
Amelia Crutcher** 
Patricia Doyle
Barbara Hauck
Holly Huttenbauer
Lindsey Huttenbauer
Mary E. Ivers** 
Judy Kenniston
Margo Kirstein
Audrey Miller
Jill Mitchell
Patti Myers** 
Mrs. Julia Pentecost
Anne Pierce
Jenny Powell
Digi Schueler** 
Paula Steiner
Dr. Susan R. Strick
Glenda Suttman
Maureen Vignola** 
Barbara Weyand


Debra Hust Allison
Susan Anthony
Carol Aquino
Elizabeth C. Armitage
Susan Arnold
Cathy Bernardino Bailey
Jean Balassone
Molly R. Barber
Jan Bartel
Mandy Bartel
Marianne M. Beard
Rebecca Beckstedt
Mary Ann Bell
Stephanie Besl
Susan Brand
Linda D. Brink
Heather Brown
Faith Bryan
Sara M. Butler
Carol Campbell
Anne Chasser
Cynthia Cole
Kassy Corken
Judy S. Dalambakis
Kelly Dehan
Debora Del Valle
Sharon Fiscus
Dr. Gail H. Friedman
Elizabeth George
Sue Gilkey
Nancy Gollobin
Margo Hall
Louise Head
Nirvani Head**
Camille K. Healy
Carolyn Heck
Patti Heldman

Judy Tondi Herd
Kyle Hodgkins
Cathy Hogan**
Linda R. Holthaus
Debra E. Howie
Marty Humes
Patricia Humphrey
Dr. Linda Huntress
Susan Ingmire
Diane Iseman
Anne Jaroszewicz
Carrie Johnson
Sarah Raup Johnson
Eileen Kilday
Rachel Kirley
Heather Krombholz
Lynn P. Larson
France LeMaire
Terry Lemmerman
Nancy Lippincott

Sally A. Lloyd
Janet Longacre
Jackie Mack
Carolyn Ott Martin
Nancy Martin
Evelyn Banzhaf McCord
Joann Mead
Emily Miracle
Daunte Miskinis
Diane Moccia
Abby Moran
Mary G. Moran**
Maura Moran-Berry
Connan Morrissey
Catherine Moulas
Karen Neyer
Jeannie Niebuhr
Claire Patterson
Patsy Pike


Jane Portman
Ildiko Pray
Betty L. Prince
Kathy Qualls
Margie Rauh
Pamela Reising
Sherri Adams Remaklus
Margie Rennie
Karen Renz

Carol Reubel
Deborah White Richardson
Mary Ellen Roberts
Keke Sansalone
Carol Schroeder
Laura Schuman
Patricia Sheppard
Julie Shifman
Sue Showers
Kathryn Shumrick MS
Laura Skidmore
Kim Springer
Kazue Takeuchi
Teresa Telford
Jan H. Tepe, D.D. S.
Kathleen S. Thornton 
Sally Tieke
Catharina Toltzis, Ph.D.
Dionn Tron
Susie Tweddell
Maureen Valentine
Ellen G. van der Horst
Nancy Virgulak
Jill Warman
Bettie Watts
Judith W. Wells
Shelby Wood
Linda Young
Suzanne J. Zimmerman

Bold = Committee Member
** = Advisory Committee Member

Promotional photo of Marie and Rosetta by Tony Arrasmtih/Arrasmith & Associates.