Spring for Siteman

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Since we moved it up to March, we dubbed our ninth annual event "Spring" for Siteman. Even a few months early, we enjoyed an inspiring, song-filled evening – just like always!

Press Highlights

Check-in at 5p, with Wine & Hors d'oeuvres
Performance at 6p, and Artist Meet & Greet at 7p
Performing Arts Center at John Burroughs School, 755 S. Price Rd., 63124

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Event Photos

Photography generously provided by Suzy Gorman

2018 Artists

Sing for Siteman offers special thanks to Opera Theatre of Saint Louis for making the involvement of these world-class artists possible.


Pat Burkhart and Kim Eberlein

Steering Committee

Cathy Berges, Spencer Burke, Pat Burkhart, Kim Eberlein, Laura Fields, Missy Fish, Joe Gfaller, Sandy Glassman, Teri Griege, Alice Handelman, Margie Jaffe, Joni Karandjeff, Susie Knopf, Phyllis Langsdorf, Elizabeth Mannen, Sheila Michalski, Susan and Jack Musgrave, Suzie Nall, Kelsey Nickerson, Stephanie Riven, Susan Sherman, Amber Simpson, Yona Strasberg, and Fran Zamler

Host Committee

Esther and Earl Beeks, Nanci and James Bobrow, Sara and Jack Burke, Andrea Craig, Adrienne Davis, Carolyn Farrell, Ann and Keith Fischer, Jeanne and Will Gillanders, Michelle and William Hawkins, Patricia Hecker, Deb Hollingsworth, Jill and Jay Indovino, Michelle and Jeff Insco, Sally Levy, Cindy and Marc Moon, Gwendolyn Packnett and John Moten, Jennifer and Walter Shifrin, Sherry Sissac, Marian Steen, Anne and James von der Heydt, Donna Wilkinson, and Grace and Frank Yin

Physicians and Scientists for the Cause Co-Chairs

Ryan Fields, MD; Jeff Michalski, MD, MBA; and Katherine Weilbaecher, MD

2018 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors



  • Cathy and Jim Berges
  • Pat and Mark Burkhart
  • BurkHill Real Estate
  • Julie Tang and Mark Eggert
  • Steve Finerty, Logan Finerty, Linda Pietroburgo, Moneta Group
  • Susan and Danny Ludeman
  • Purina PetCare
  • Paula and Rodger Riney


  • Centene Charitable Foundation
  • Kim and Tim Eberlein
  • Nancy and John Hillhouse 
  • Dr. Virginia Weldon and Mr. Francis M. Austin


  • Scott and Tracy Bazoian
  • Debbie and Ray Bentele
  • Maxine Clark and Bob Fox
  • Nancy and Ken Kranzberg
  • Mary and Steven Schoolman


  • Karen and Jim Castellano
  • Suzie and Bill Florent
  • Marilyn and Sam Fox
  • Cheri and Ron Fromm
  • Nancy and Walter Galvin
  • Julie and Ed Glotzbach
  • Patricia Hecker 
  • Lisa and Paul Hilton
  • Margie and Martin Jaffe
  • Kingdom Capital
  • Susie Knopf and Richard Levy
  • Arleen and Philip Korenblat
  • Sally and Ned Lemkemeier
  • MacCarthy Foundation
  • The Mannen Financial Group of Wells Fargo
  • Millstone Foundation
  • Janet and Dean Mueller
  • Susie and Gordon Philpott
  • Peggy and Jerry Ritter
  • Marsha and Bill Rusnack
  • John H. Russell
  • Barbara and Andy Taylor
  • Lynn and Doug Yaeger

Door Prizes

  • Simons Jewelers
  • Alexandra Clancy Design

Artists Gifts

  • CT Cookie Treats
  • he Designing Block
  • Kim and Tim Eberlein
  • Elegant Readers
  • Ladue Pharmacy
  • Elizabeth Mannen
  • Ken Miesner's Flower Shoppe
  • Saks Fifth Avenue
  • Shine Boutique
  • Woody's Men Clothiers
  • Fran Zamler

Media Sponsors

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Special Thanks

We are indebted to the following individuals and organizations for their extraordinary dedication and generosity to Sing for Siteman:


Opera Theatre of Saint Louis for their assistance promoting the event, handling ticket sales, and the superb quality of their artists

Derrick Goff for accompanying our singers on the piano this evening

The Steinway Piano Gallery for many years of providing an exquisite piano for this event

Cheryl Marting for "fine tuning" the piano

John Burroughs School for their excellent technical and support staff

Traci Clapper for sharing her expertise as stage manager

Simons Jewelers for the stunning jewelry adorning tonight's performers


La Chef Catering hors d'oeuvres presentation in memory of their staff, family, and friends touched by cancer


Ann Rabbitt, AIFD of Thorn Studio


Pam and Ron Rubin