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The Max Showalter Foundation Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-05-29

At A Glance

The Max Showalter Foundation Inc.

P.O. Box 398

Essex, CT United States 06426-0398

Telephone: (860) 767-0195

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $82,560

Total giving: $5,000






Established in 1998 in CT - Founded by the late Max Showalter, a film, television, and stage actor, as well as a composer. One of Showalter's most memorable roles was Ray Cutler in the 1953 film "Niagara," a role he performed under the stage name Casey Adams. Some of his additional film credits include "Always Leave Them Laughing," "Mr. and Mrs." and "Lord Love a Duck." Showalter's television appearances included "The Lucy Show," "Perry Mason," "Kojak" and "The Love Boat." On Broadway, Showalter appeared in the shows "Show Boat," "John Loves Mary," and "Make Mine Manhattan," as well as composed the music for "Harrigan 'n Hart."

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Music
  • Musical theater
  • Performing arts
  • Performing arts education
  • Theater
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $82,560 (market value)

Expenditures: $7,035

Total giving: $5,000

Qualifying distributions: $5,000