About the Foundation
The mission of Raising the Curtain Foundation to enhance the Newhall Family Theatre for the Performing Arts, an inclusive performance venue for members of the community, artists, students, and educators. Founded in 2018, the Foundation will help create and promote programming held at the Newhall Family Theatre to help introduce the performing arts to the local community.
The Foundation is comprised of individuals from within the Santa Clarita Valley with experience in non-profit organizations, education, theatre, and business. The current Board of Directors include: Joelle Danahy, Mary Ferguson, Jen Gregg, Kelly Miyake, Kim Pearlman, Suzan Solomon, and Lisha Yakub. Advisory members for the Foundation include Newhall Family Theatre Manager Tom Lund and Newhall School District Superintendent Jeff Pelzel.
Raising the Curtain Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, tax ID #83-1308176