Region IV Participants Nationally Recognized

From Jeff Green, Region IV Chair

Congratulations to all KCACTF Region 4 participants who received national recognitions for their work this season!   What a terrific year for work from Region 4!

KCACTF National Festival

The SDC NATIONAL FELLOWSHIPS
Ibi Owolabi- Georgia Southern University
and
Rebecca Harper- University of Alabama-Birmingham
Kennedy Center and National New Play Network MFA Playwrights’ Workshop/
Directing Intensive

KCACTF Design and Stage Management Awards, Residencies and Fellowships

The Barbizon Award for Excellence in Lighting Design
John King, College of Charleston

The Kennedy Center Award for Excellence in Sound Design
Honorable Mentions
David Dingess and Tyler Voyles, Georgia College and State University

KCACTF  Michael Kanin Playwriting Awards
THE HAROLD AND MIMI STEINBERG NATIONAL STUDENT PLAYWRITING AWARD

DECISION HEIGHT
By  Meredith Dayna Levy
Hollins University

THE NATIONAL PARTNERS OF THE AMERICAN THEATRE PLAYWRITING AWARD

BREAD AND CIRCUSES
By Edward Precht
College of Charleston

THE KCACTF MUSICAL THEATRE AWARD

A SINGLE GIRL’S GUIDE
Music and Lyrics by Tommy Newman, Book by Gordon Greenberg
Produced by Troy University

KCACTF Performance Residencies, Awards and Scholarships

Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre Training Program Scholarship
Markeitra Gilliam
University of Alabama at Birmingham
[selected from the eight regional festivals]

KCACTF National Awards 2014- from the eight regional festivals

OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION OF A NEW WORK
DECISION HEIGHT by Meredith Levy- Hollins University
Directed by Ernie Zulia

OUTSTANDING COSTUME DESIGN
Elisa Bierschenk THE SINGLE GIRL’S GUIDE, Troy University

Distinguished Achievement in the Direction of a New Work
Ernest Zulia DECISION HEIGHT, Hollins University

OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHY
Tori Lee Averett, THE SINGLE GIRL’S GUIDE, Troy University

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS
Rachel Staton, Ensemble (Marg, etc.), THE LARAMIE PROJECT, University of Mississippi

Distinguished Achievement by an Actress
Renita Lewis, Thyona in BIG LOVE, University of Alabama Birmingham
Grace Bailey, Emma in A SINGLE GIRL’S GUIDE, Troy University
Kara McDowell, Harriet Belagombe in A SINGLE GIRL’S GUIDE

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR
Nathan Burke, Ensemble (Jedediah Schultz, Dennis Shepard, etc.), THE LARAMIE PROJECT, University of Mississippi

Distinguished Ensemble Achievement
BIG LOVE- University of Alabama- Birmingham
DECISION HEIGHT- Hollins University

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