February 2015

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February 2015

Teresa Eyring to be Honored in Cincinnati
Theatre Communications Group’s Executive Director will receive the 2015 Distinguished Achievement Award in Management for her leadership... more »

Young Designers & Technicians Named for 2015
Ten young artists will be celebrated for their achievements and their potential as the YD&T Awards celebrate their 20th anniversary... more »

Fort Lauderdale in March – Get Ready for 2018!
The Sunshine State will host the 2018 USITT Conference & Stage Expo from March 14 to 17, and there will be plenty of excuses to enjoy the rays... more »

Douglas W. Schmidt: Honored with Book and Award
The Cincinnati native will return to be honored with the release of The Designs of Douglas W. Schmidt, and the USITT Distinguished Achievement Award in Scene Design... more »

Stage Designers in Early Twentieth Century America Named Golden Pen
Christin Essin and her recent volume, subtitled Artists, Activities, Culture Critics, will receive the 2015 USITT Golden Pen award and help share her work with a larger community... more »

In Memoriam: W. Joseph Stell
A co-founder of the Southeast Regional Section, planner of the Nashville Conference, and professor at the University of Georgia died in December... more »

Spotlight on Giving
Making sure our organization and what we have achieved goes forward... more »

USITT’s President: Finding New Technology
Sometimes it can take years, but ideas planted at USITT’s Annual Conference & Stage Expo can germinate and take root in diverse locations... more »

Executive Director’s Report - Minding our Ps and Qs
Two simple letters mean creativity both in decades past and as we move into the future with new ways of highlighting our experiences... more »

Safety and Health – Great Programs Ahead
Alliances are enriching the programming that will be offered by the Safety & Health Commission, including training and information on everything from air quality to welding safety... more »

Costume Student Leadership Initiative
Deadline is February 3 for submission for the Costume Design & Technology Commission’s special session for student presentations... more »

Scene Design Compendium
Time is almost gone for submissions for the revised Scene Design compendium of practical projects for instructors ... more »

Live Sound to Feature Speaker Demos
A collaboration with Live Sound International magazine will bring a special opportunity to hear loudspeaker demos to the Cincinnati conference... more »

Portfolio Reviews – Many Areas, All Levels
From student to tenure track and beyond, have a portfolio reviewed by experts and go forward with confidence and helpful hints for improvements after a USITT Portfolio Review... more »

Jane Greenwood’s Designs to Star
Jane Greenwood will receive a Distinguished Achievement Award in 2015, and a special exhibition of her designs will grace Stage Expo... more »

Cincinnati Awaits
They are polishing up the Queen City on the Ohio River, getting Cincinnati ready for USITT. Early registration deadline is February 4, so register now and save... more »

The Last Word – USITT Elections
The way USITT is governed is a function of the volunteers who make it happen, and the members who participate in the important and continuous process... more »