Among the honorees of this year's Merritt Awards is Narda E. Alcorn, an Associate Arts Professor and the Head of Stage Management Training at Tisch Drama. Professor Alcorn's prolific career as a Production Stage Manager will be recognized, as she receives The Robert Christen Award for Excellence in Technical Collaboration. This award recognizes an outstanding technical professional whose career as a collaborator in the realization of theatrical design has been significant and sustained.
The Michael Merritt Awards and Endowment Fund honors the memory of a brilliant designer and inspirational teacher. This national award, unique in its emphasis on excellence in both design and collaboration, has been presented annually since 1994 to outstanding professional theatrical designers. You can read the entire announcement and information on how to attend by following the link below.