January 2016

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January 2016

USITT Member Spotlight: Sound Designer Sarah Pickett & Diversity Outreach
Q&A with Sarah Pickett, Director of Diversity Outreach for USITT’s Sound Design & Technology Commission... more »

USITT 2016 Architecture Awards Announced!
Top honors will go to The Theatre School at DePaul University, and theatres in the UK and Canada... more »

In Memoriam: Sarah Nash Gates
USITT’s first woman president, respected costume designer and educator, and a beloved mentor died at age 66... more »

Jay O. Glerum Rigging Master Classes Set for June in Denver
The new Rigging Master Classes in memory of Jay Glerum will offer advanced and entry level training June 13-14... more »

Update from the eSET Council: First Skill Tests Set
Carolyn Satter, USITT VP Programming and member of the eSET Council, on plans for the basic skills program in 2016... more »

2016 Oscar G. Brockett Golden Pen, Herbert D. Greggs Awards Announced
USITT’s top annual writing awards will go to a USITT Fellow and author of Ming Cho Lee: A Life in Design book, and three writers for TD&T... more »

USITT Fellows: ‘Overheard in the (USITT 2106) Network Nexus’
USITT’s Fellows plan informal conversations with illustrious artists at the Nexus at Stage Expo... more »

USITT Board Election: Six New Directors Chosen
USITT welcomes six directors, four elected and two re-elected, to serve three-year terms.... more »

USITT’s President: A Lesson on ‘Failure’
Mark Shanda shares a lesson from his mentor, USITT Fellow Dennis Dorn... more »

Spotlight On Giving
Mark Shanda on achieving 100 percent Board giving to USITT... more »

Executive Director: The Meaning of Eustress
David Grindle on how attitude can determine good stress v. bad stress... more »

Be a Student Ambassador and Help Greet USITT International Artists!
Three students will be selected as ambassadors for guest artists from Taiwan, Czech Republic, Israel at USITT 2016... more »

Costume Workshops at USITT 2016 Address Fit and Movement
Salt Lake City sessions include tailoring period costumes to allow dancing and fighting... more »

Leadership Opportunities for Costume Students
Costume students may submit proposals for Student Leadership presentations at USITT 2016 by Feb. 5... more »

Salt Lake City in the News
Salt Lake gets media mentions for hipness... more »

The Last Word: USITT Year-End Giving
USITT members gave – and shared their words and images – on #GivingTuesday and beyond... more »

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