Your Membership makes the difference! As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit education and performing arts organization, Canton Ballet depends on all of YOU. It’s your generosity that ensures our remarkable dancers continue to receive the highest level of dance training or take the stage for a performance. 

Thank you in advance for joining the Canton Ballet family and directly supporting our mission! We can’t wait to see you around the studios or at our next performance, enjoying the magic and beauty of live dance together.


Our Members


Lifetime Member $5,000

Barbara D’Atri+

Kay & Timothy Belden+

Jeanne Coen+

Peggy & Edward Cutcher+

Jane Bingham Fawcett++

Suanne Ferguson++

Joseph C. Gauthier*+

Jennifer & Joseph Hellmann

Sharon Luntz+

Bessie Vlahos*+


Director’s Circle $1,000

Deborah & Benjamin Elsass
        In honor of Captain Phyllis J. Elsass USNNC “Fair Winds & Following Skipper”

Tory & John Willoughby+


Principal $500    

Kim & Jonathan Bellissimo+

Katie & Robert Hendry

Terri & Rick Sabo
          In honor of Mya Frank

Pamela Shaw+ & Thomas Roncevic

Soloist $250

Angela* & Todd Ayotte

Cassandra Crowley

Heather & Tim Fabek

Elise Grasse*


Patron $100

Deby & Michael Barath

Barbara Bellassai
          In honor of Lucy Deuble and in memory of Sophie Vitale

Aletha Carver+

Claudia & Jack Fulmer

Roberta & Geoffrey Gordon

Julie* & David Grasse

Cyndi & Eric Halter

Ryan McMichael, DC+

Beth A. Phillips
          In honor of Janet Cassler

Supporter $50

Beth & Kirk Bletzacker

Cole Bond+

Michele Dunn+

Natasha & Alexander Fridman

Emily & Derek Gordon*

Mindy Leeder+

Christine Peterson+

Kimberly Phillips+

Russ Phillips+


Student/Senior $30






++ Founder
*+ Founding Company Member
* Alumni / +Board of Trustees