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Junior Producer

Children’s Theatre Company’s Junior Producer program is designed to give young people—and their families!—a behind-the-scenes look at the art on stage, and the opportunity to connect with the artists and theatre professionals that make the magic happen.

This holiday season, join us as a special guest in Whoville by making a $500 tax-deductible gift and becoming a Junior Producer family for Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Opening Saturday, November 12, 2022, this family-favorite holiday spectacular is filled with catchy songs, Seussian rhymes, and everyone’s favorite cantankerous Grinch.

Contact Annual Fund Manager, Vera Jane Lochtefeld, at to become a Junior Producer family today!


Benefits include:

  • Four tickets to a designated Junior Producer performance of Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! on Friday, December 16 at 7pm
  • A 25% discount to purchase additional tickets to any performance
  • An exclusive Junior Producer reception where you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at the holiday performance magic
  • Swag bags with show goodies
  • Your child acknowledged as a Junior Producer in the production program

Junior Producer reception details to be finalized in Fall 2022. Behind-the-scenes experiences may be in-person or virtual, pending current restrictions.

Matching Gifts

Double the impact of your donation

Many companies sponsor matching gift programs, where they match employees’ and retirees’ charitable contributions to eligible nonprofit organizations. Matching gifts are an easy way to double the impact of your gift, and they count toward your donor level, which could enhance your donor benefits. Search for your employer here to see if your gift to CTC is eligible for a corporate match. If you don’t see your company, contact your Human Resources Department. If you have any other questions, contact us at

Send completed matching gift paperwork to:

Children’s Theatre Company
Attn: Development Department
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

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Stock Gifts

CTC is pleased to accept donations of stock. Contact your broker and provide the following information:

  • CTC Brokerage: Morgan Stanley
  • Contact: Nancy Ross, 952.475.4135
  • CTC Account Number: 319-081094
  • CTC DTC Number: 015

For assistance with a transaction, please contact Director of Development, Katie Nelsen, CFRE, at or 612.872.5106.

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Planned Giving

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Estate gifts are critical to ensuring CTC’s future in our community, and our continuing leadership in the field of American theatre. As a member of the Encore Circle, your planned gift would become part of CTC’s endowment, a fund that is invested to generate sustainable income for the important work we do each day. Your gift would serve as an enduring legacy of your generosity.

For more information on gift planning, or to let us know you’ve already included CTC in your estate plans, please contact Director of Development, Katie Nelsen, CFRE, at or 612.872.5106.

As an Encore Circle member, you’ll enjoy the following lifetime benefits:

  • Invitations to exclusive CTC events and an annual Encore Circle reception
  • Recognition in CTC’s publications
  • Private, personalized backstage tours
  • Two tickets to an opening night reception and performance

Monthly Giving


At CTC, we believe that we are making theatre for the most important audience of all: our young people. They are the leaders and changemakers of tomorrow, and the experiences they have at CTC will shape and guide the rest of their lives.  

When you establish a monthly gift at CTC, you provide the firm foundation we need sustain our work for years to come—ensuring that every new generation of young people will have access to life-changing theatre experiences. 

Contact Annual Fund Manager Vera Jane Lochtefeld at to establish your monthly gift today.