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. Plus, you'll enjoy "The Big Event" with your girlfriends!


Discover what goes on behind the scenes! Become a 2020-21 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 July 2020.


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
Kelly Dehan
Patricia Doyle
Holly Huttenbauer
Lindsey Huttenbauer
Mary E. Ivers** 
Judy Kenniston
Margo Kirstein
Jill Mitchell
Patti Myers** 
Karen Neyer 
Mrs. Julia Pentecost
Anne Pierce
Jenny Powell 
Betty L. Prince
Digi Schueler** 
Paula Steiner
Dr. Susan R. Strick
Maureen Vignola** 
Marge Vontz 
Jill Warman
Barbara Weyand


Debra Hust Allison
Raye Allen
Susan Anthony
Carol Aquino
Elizabeth C. Armitage
Susan Arnold
Cathy Bernardino Bailey
Jean Balassone
Molly R. Barber
Peggy Barrett 
Jan Bartel
Mandy Bartel
Marianne M. Beard
Rebecca Beckstedt
Mary Ann Bell
Stephanie Besl 
Holly Bortz 
Susan Brand
Linda D. Brink
Heather Brown
Faith Bryan
Sara M. Butler
Carol Campbell
Anne Chasser
Mary Ellen Cody 
Cynthia Cole
Kassy Corken 
Alva Jean Crawford 
Amelia Crutcher**
Judy S. Dalambakis
Debora Del Valle
Nancy Steman Dierckes 
Sharon Fiscus
Ora Forusz 
Joanne Fried 
Dr. Gail H. Friedman
Elizabeth George
Sue Gilkey
Nancy Gollobin
Margo Hall 
Barbara Hauck  
Louise Head
Nirvani Head**
Camille K. Healy

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

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

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

Carol Reubel
Deborah White Richardson
Buffie Rixey
Mary Ellen Roberts
Keke Sansalone
Carol Schroeder
Laura Schuman
Patricia Sheppard
Shelly Sherman
Julie Shifman
Sue Showers
Kathryn Shumrick, MD
Laura Skidmore
Kim Springer
Glenda Suttman
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
Bettie Watts
Judith W. Wells
Shelby Wood
Linda Young
Susan B. Zaunbrecher
Suzanne J. Zimmerman

Bold = Committee Member
** = Advisory Committee Member

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