July 2014

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June 2014

Sounding off about the Tonys
The recent decision to drop the Tony awards for sound design has created a continuing debate and some creative responses... more »

Google Glass and Social Media SPARK! Interest
Looking at uses for Google Glass, smartphone apps and other innovations will SPARK! discussions at the September 7 to 9 event in North Carolina... more »

Meet Jimmie Byrd
USITT's new Secretary says his decades in theatre have taught him how to multi-task, prioritize and more, skills he will bring to the organization... more »

2015 Slate for USITT Positions Announced
The Nominations Committee is presenting a terrific slate of candidates for the 2015 elections, and additional names can be added... more »

International Events Open to USITT Members
A growing list of international events are welcoming participation by USITT members, or submit designs for USITT international activities... more »

In Memoriam: Charles Berliner
United Scenic Artists Local 829's former Western Region business representative and a regular at USITT's Annual Conference died in May... more »

Nominate a Rising Star
The 2015 Rising Star could be the first step to an Obie or a Tony and nominations are open now for the 2016 award for a talented scenic, lighting, sound, and / or projection designer... more »

2015 Architecture Awards Now Open
Applications are now available for the 2015 USITT Architecture Awards which recognize exceptional performance spaces -- new or renovated... more »

USITT's President – A Warm Welcome
In July, new members join our Board of Directors. The opportunity to participate is open to all members, who are encouraged to get involved... more »

USITT's Executive Director - Survey Says
More than 500 of our members spoke, and USITT's leadership is listening and planning to provide what members say they want or need... more »

A Highly Visible Venue for 2015
The Duke Energy Convention Center has almost everything from a color scheme to help you know where you are to views of the nearby river, all awaiting USITT's 2015 visit... more »

Changing and Growing at Stage Expo and Beyond
The New Products Showcase and Stage Expo Preview moves to Wednesday night, and new sponsorship opportunities are added to the event... more »

The Last Word – Dick Durst
What do being president of both USITT and OISTAT, a highly visible MC of the New Products Showcase, and President of a college have in common? Dick Durst has done them all... more »