donations accepted

The arts are alive in Northwest Indiana thanks to patrons like you!

We all benefit from a higher quality of life because the arts add enrichment, dialog, and entertainment to our lives.

Help support live theatre in the region by making a donation today!

NIETF provides marketing, fundraising, resourcing, and volunteer support to our member theatres across Lake, Porter, and LaPorte counties.

Ticket prices only cover about half of the cost of operating a community theatre.

You can bridge this gap, keeping prices low and accessible to all audiences.

Please consider a gift today in support of live theatre.

You can even direct your gift to your favorite NIETF project

  • Theatrepalooza
  • Scholarship
  • Project CAST

or your favorite NIETF theatre

  • 4th Street Theater
  • Beatniks on Conkey
  • Chicago Street Theatre
  • Crown Point Community Theatre
  • Dunes Arts Foundation
  • Gary Shakespeare Company
  • Genesius Guild
  • Hammond Academy for the Performing Arts
  • Hammond Community Theatre
  • Highland Park’s Performing Arts Group
  • Highland Theatre Company of Highland High School
  • L’arc en Ciel Theatre Group
  • Memorial Opera House
  • Munster Theatre Company
  • Valparaiso Theatrical Company)

Note: Designated theatres will receive 90% of your gift amount in order to cover NIETF processing and administrative costs.

Use the donate button below to support live theatre in the region and make a donation today!