Theater Arts Award

AWARD DETAILS

The Theater Arts Award recognizes oral, poster, and creative work presentations focused on a topic in the broad, interdisciplinary field of Theater Arts and characterized by excellence in research and/or creativity and clarity of delivery.  Two (2)  $200 awards for Stage Design/Craft and Costume Design/Craft or Performance and one (1) $100 honorable mention award will be given. These awards are co-sponsored by the Department of Theater Arts and the Division of Undergraduate Education and Student Success.

2024 Recipients

$200 Award

  • Abigail Punches "“Priam”: A Dramatic Reading"
  • Karlie Guilliot "Radium Girls: A Dramaturgical Analysis"

$100 Award

  • Daniel Au "An Art Song for Soprano & Piano: The Rainbow by Daniel Au"

2023 Recipients

$100 Award each

  • Krysten Elkins "Designing for Straightforward Theatre"
  • Quaye Dydasco "Embodied Indigenous Research: Pocahontas and the Blue Spots"
  • Lily Gastelum "Embodied Indigenous Research: Pocahontas and the Blue Spots"
  • Aaralyn Reed "Embodied Indigenous Research: Pocahontas and the Blue Spots"
  • Kat Sincuir Alvarez "Embodied Indigenous Research: Pocahontas and the Blue Spots"

2021 Recipients

$200 Award 

$100 Award

Award specific Eligibility criteria

  • Transparency of process - from goal/intent to creative realization
  • Use of research for design
  • Creative depth
  • Presentation style
Award AMOUNTs

Two (2) $200 Awards for theater related research

One (1) $100 Honorable Mention Award

Sponsorship

Department of Theater Arts and Division of Undergraduate Education and Student Success

Theater Arts Award