Kennedy Center 

  • Recipient of the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Medallion of Excellence (2019)

Suzi Bass Awards

  • Winner - Best Director and Best Play (Angels in America, 2018)

  • Winner - Best Play (The Crucible, 2017)

  • Winner - Best Musical (Spring Awakening, 2012)

  • Winner - Best Director of a Musical (Rent, 2015)

  • Winner - Best Director of a Musical (Grey Gardens, 2010)

  • Winner - Best Actor in a Play (The Whale, 2015)

  • Nine other nominations for directing (The Crucible, End of the Rainbow, The Rocky Horror Show, Spring Awakening, Becky Shaw, A Catered Affair,  Mauritius, dark play or stories for boys, The Great American Trailer Park Musical)

 

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

  • Best Theatre Company in year-end review  (2013)

  • Top Ten Productions of the Year for Fair Use (2009), and Mauritius (2009), I Am My Own Wife (2007) and dark play or stories for boys (2007) and Lawrenceburg (2006).

  • Best Musical Revival of 2004 for A Man of No Importance 

  • Top Five Faces to Watch in Local Arts (2004)

 

Creative Loafing

  • Best Theatre Company (2018)

  • Best Local Director (2015, 2010, 2009)

  • Best Play of the Year - Becky Shaw (2010) and Fair Use (2009)

 

Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas

  • Elliot Hayes Award for Dramaturgy (2002)

 

Broadwayworld.com Readers' Choice Awards Atlanta

  • Best Director - Sweeney Todd (2016)

  • Best Director - Kiss of the Spider Woman (2013)

 

Atlanta Theater Fans Awards

  • Best Director for End of the Rainbow (2014)

  • Four other nominations for directing

dark play or stories for boys. Photo by Chris Ozment Photography.

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