Support the Upstarts

The Upstart Creatures is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit. Donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable under the law. (EIN 47-1861670, NYS Charity Registration 45-93-27.)


All of our events are free because of donations from kind people, just like you! Thank you so much for your support.

Become an Upstart Connoisseur with a donation of $250 or more. Connoisseurs receive wine with dinner (no BYOB for you!), VIP seating, and other Upstarts perks.

Prefer to mail a check? We love that! PO Box 631, Midtown Station, New York, NY 10018

The Upstart Creatures are: Suzanne Agins & Michael Barakiva (Artistic Directors), Stephen Bel Davies, Paul Bernardo, Ariel Neema Blake, Carla Briscoe, Aren Carpenter, Suzanne Chesney, Gisela Chípe, Curzon Dobell, Autumn Dornfeld, Emilee Dupré, Hillel Friedman (Company Manager), Callan Gies, Erick Gonzalez, Adam Grosswirth (Managing Director), Carol Halstead, Brough Hansen, Patrick Harnett-Marshall, Logan Kovach, David Larsen, Linda Larson, Abby Royle, Roya Shanks, Eugenio Vargas, Alison Walls, Jay Yriberry, Gabra Zackman (Community Partnerships Director).

PO Box 631

Midtown Station

New York, NY 10018