ATHE/KCACTF Innovative Teaching Award
Excellence in Theatre Education Award
Excellence in Theatre Education Criteria
Criteria for Excellence in Education Award
Faculty nominated for the KCACTF Excellence in Education Award should have been employed by their institutions full time for at least three years and have demonstrated exceptional ability in one or more of the following:
Passion and commitment to the teaching profession
Innovation and creativity in the theatre classroom
Mentoring students’ professional growth and development
Fostering outstanding works of artistry at their institution
Engendering productive collaboration with students and colleagues
Contributing work that significantly furthers KCACTF Region 8’s mission
Faculty can be nominated through the KCACTF Region 8 webpage by other faculty, students, staff, or administrators at their own or other institutions within the region. Nominations cannot be anonymous but can be signed by multiple people.
Nominations are due January 29, 2021.
Will be announced in December.
Leeward Community College
University of California, Irvine
Windward Community College
Judith Royer Award For Excellence in Production Response
The Judith Royer Award for Excellence in Production Response has been established in honor of Sr. Judith Royer, a revered friend and contributor to the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival by her development of the Region VIII Respondents Workshop. The award goes to a respondent from Region VIII for an outstanding record of thoughtful, effective and supportive responses to nominated productions. Criteria include:
Commitment to the values of artistic choices and diversity of perspective
Reflection of the educational mission of training the future artistic leadership in American Theatre
Contribution to nurturing talent in all areas of the theatre by constructive feedback and fostering risk-taking, collegial exploration of new ideas and celebration of artistic skills and insight.
Robert Kevin Doyle