DRAMA DEPARTMENT AWARDS

ARTS MANAGEMENT AWARD

CLARKSON ESSAY PRIZE

EDYTHE ZACKS MILLMAN AWARD

FACULTY AWARD FOR EXCEPTIONAL ACHIEVEMENT

FRED EURINGER AWARD IN DRAMA

GOLD MEDAL IN DRAMA

HERBERT AND STELLA OVERTON PRIZE IN DRAMA

ISABEL BADER BURSARY FOR COSTUME IN DRAMA

J.C.W. SAXTON PRIZE IN PLAYWRITING

LORNE GREENE AWARD

PRODUCTION AWARD

ROD ROBERTSON PRIZE IN DRAMATIC LITERATURE AND THEATRE HISTORY

SUSAN NEAR PRIZE IN DRAMA

WILLIAM ANGUS AWARD IN DRAMA

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ARTS MANAGEMENT AWARD


Established in (Pending Approval) by an anonymous donor to encourage students pursuing careers in Arts Management. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to students in year three or four in a minor, major, medial or concentration in Drama who are currently registered in, or have completed, a Commerce course(s), or who are registered in year three or four in the Bachelor of Commerce program who are currently registered in, or have completed, a Drama course(s). The student recipient must have an interest in Arts Management as demonstrated through taking relevant courses and work or volunteer experience in Arts Management. A letter of application is to be submitted to the Office of the University Registrar, Student Awards, by April 15.

2013/14 -- Dylan On
2012/13 -- Cody McCallum
2011/12 -- Victoria Racanelli and Michelle Yagi
2010/11 -- Thomas Parente

2009/10 -- Emily Herczeg
2008/09 -- Marianne Vander Dussen

 

CLARKSON ESSAY PRIZE
      Instructions

Established by Max Clarkson, Toronto. Two prizes to be awarded annually by the Department of Drama to students who have taken drama courses. One prize is for the best essay in theory and the other is for the best essay in research (which can include any aspect of theatre or drama practice, history, criticism or analysis). Submissions to be made to the Department of Drama prior to April 30.

2013/14 -- Felicia Latour and Corey Stewart
2012/13 -- Avalon Kramer and Felicia Latour
2011/12 -- Tiana Prince and Timea Szoboszlai
2010/11 -- Samantha Driscoll and Timea Szoboszlai, Honourable mention - Jessica Mosher
2009/10 -- Mark Rochford
2008/09 -- Erin Weaver and Kathryn Walton
2007/08 -- Christine Mazumdar and Ashley Peoples
2006/07 -- Keith Bennie and Alex Dault
2005/06 -- Sarah Kriger and Rachel Slaven
2004/05 -- Ryan Clement and Sarah Kriger
2003/04 -- Graham Kosakoski and Courtney Evans
2002/03 -- Leanne Olson and Laura Pancham
2001/02 -- Kristy-Lee Graham
2000/01 -- Charla Marshall and Vanessa Quiney
1999/00 -- Amy Dennis and Nick Hanson
1998/99 -- Corey-Lynn Dyck and Joan Unsworth
1997/98 -- Leanne Coombe and Adrienne Shiffman
1996/97 -- Jennifer Elrick and Jennifer O'Connor
1995/96 -- Natalie Harrower and Monica Hodgson
1994/95 -- John Hart and Edward Lawrenson



EDYTHE ZACKS MILLMAN AWARD

Established by Edythe Zacks Millman, B.A. 1939, a member of the Drama Guild, the Kingston Drama Group and various other theatrical organizations. Edythe has a great love of musical comedies and has remained active in the world of theatre through her participation in the local communities in Kingston and Naples, Florida. Awarded on the recommendation of the Head of the Department of Drama to a graduating student for extraordinary achievement in the area of performance.

2013/14 -- Beck Lloyde
2012/13 -- Alyssa LeClair
2011/12 -- Jessica Mosher and Kim Sakkal
2010/11 -- Matthew Stewart
2009/10 -- Sarah Bruckschwaiger
2008/09 -- Wendy Fox
2007/08 -- Danny Mahoney
2006/07 -- Emma Hunter
2005/06 -- Phil Kalmanovitch
2004/05 -- Amber Mills
2003/04 -- Jonathan Langley
2002/03 -- Dan Dumsha




FACULTY AWARD FOR EXCEPTIONAL ACHIEVEMENT


1997/98 -- Lindsay Black
1996/97 -- Shernold Edwards

      (*Award values may vary by year)



FRED EURINGER AWARD IN DRAMA


This award was established by colleagues and friends to honour the long and distinguished career of J.A. (Fred) Euringer, actor, director, playwright and teacher, and for many years the Head of the Department of Drama. This award is given annually to a student enrolled in a Queen's University Drama program, and is intended to facilitate the recipient's ability to create theatre within the Kingston community. The application consists of a covering letter outlining the proposed activity for which the award is to be used, a budget and a curriculum vitae and/or a portfolio of work appropriate to the student's area of interest should be submitted to the Drama Department.

Deadline for applications is April 30



GOLD MEDAL IN DRAMA



Awarded to the graduating student with the highest grade point average in Drama.

2013/14 -- Catherine Zulver
2012/13 -- Kelsey Jacobson
2011/12 -- Alexsandra Marzocca
2010/11 -- Colin Paterson
2009/10 -- Ryan LaPlante
2008/09 -- Erin Weaver
2007/08 -- Kat Sandler
2006/07 -- Sarah Kriger
2005/06 -- Robert Kempson
2004/05 -- Ryan Clement
2003/04 -- Graham Kosakoski
2002/03 -- Martha Pitts
2001/02 -- Michelle Alderson
2000/01 -- Nicholas Hanson
1999/00 -- Julia Rabinovitch
1998/99 -- Jennifer Elrick
1997/98 -- Grahame Renyk
1996/97 -- Holly Lewis
1995/96 -- Natalie Harrower
1994/95 -- Sheri Zernentsch



HERBERT AND STELLA OVERTON AWARD IN DRAMA


Established by their daughter, Isabel Bader, and awarded to students who have completed their third year and are nominated by the Department on the basis of outstanding achievement in production activity in a non-major departmental production.

2013/14 -- undergrad student - TBA
2012/13 -- Tia McGregor
2011/12 -- Alex Oliver and Vince Ricci
2010/11 -- Martine Plourde
2009/10 -- Alexa Hubley
2008/09 -- Alex Powel
2007/08 -- Sarah Bruckschwaiger
2006/07 -- Tom McGee
2005/06 -- Megan Deeks and Emily Hincks
2004/05 -- Rachel Slaven
2003/04 -- Sarah Cutfield
2002/03 -- Laura Hughes
2001/02 -- Sarah Zittrer
2000/01 -- Michelle Alderson
1999/00 -- Brad Lepp
1998/99 -- Paula Schultz
1997/98 -- Gregg Wade
1996/97 -- Jodi Essery
1995/96 -- Sue Balint and Dylan Trowbridge


ISABEL BADER BURSARY FOR COSTUME IN DRAMA
      Application

Recipients of this Bursary are not announced for reasons of privacy



J.C.W. SAXTON PRIZE IN PLAYWRITING
      Instructions

Established in memory of John Saxton, actor, writer, teacher, and Faculty member of the Department of Drama, 1965-1969. Awarded annually to the student who is judged by the Department of Drama to have submitted the best play. Submissions by January 30.

2013/14 - undergrad student TBA
2012/13 -- Colleen Rush
2011/12 -- Lauren Devries and Lisa Aalders
2010/11 -- Mark Rochford
2009/10 -- Sarah Bruckchwaiger
2008/09 -- Anastasia Lanthier, Honourable mention - Elspeth Wright
2007/08 -- Kat Sandler
2006/07 -- Joel Babcock and Sarah Kriger
2005/06 -- Sarah Kriger
2004/05 -- Joseph Salvoni
2003/04 -- Jessica Liadsky
2002/03 -- Pamela Main
2001/02 -- Sofi Papamarko
2000/01 -- Carly Jones and Tom Robertson
1998/99 -- Julia Tausch
1997/98 -- Jill Connell and Joshua Lyons
1995/96 -- Sue Balint
1994/95 -- Brendan Browne
1993/94 -- Paul Mason



LORNE GREENE AWARD
     Application Form

Please submit electronically to Lee.atkinson@queensu.ca. Established by Lorne Greene, BA'37, LL.D. '71, and awarded annually to a student in drama who graduates at either fall or spring convocation in a current academic year for outstanding achievement in the practical and performing aspects of theatre while at Queen's. Assessment of the applicants shall be based equally on the following: 1) the highest GPA (not less than A- in each course) of 18 units, at least 12 units must be from the 300 level or above; and 2) a submitted resume demonstrating a sustained level of participation in university theatrical activity. Applications should be submitted to the Awards Committee on the prescribed form available on the Drama Department website no later than March 31. Final selection shall be decided by the faculty of the Drama Department in May.

2013/14 -- Jackie Omstead and Dylan On
2012/13 -- Karli Feldman
2011/12 -- Radissen Ramoutar
2010/11 -- Lauren Jackson and Matthew Stewart
2009/10 -- Danielle Kostrich
2008/09 ĘC Marianne Vander Dussen
2007/08 ĘC Kristin Rodgerson and Katherine Sandler
2006/07 -- Alexandra Kovacs
2005/06 -- Robert Kempson and Rachel Slaven
2004/05 -- Sarah Cutfield and Robin Willis
2003/04 -- Jessi Linn Taylor
2002/03 -- Dan Dumsha
2001/02 -- Michelle Alderson
2000/01 -- Brad Lepp and Ashlie Corcoran
1999/00 -- Julia Rabinovitch and Anthony Farrell
1998/99 -- Andrew Shaver
1997/98 -- Jodi Essery
1996/97 -- Daryl Cloran
1995/96 -- Robert Hamilton, Tracy Michailidis and Jeremy Smith
1994/95 -- Arwen Downey and Sheri A. Zernentsch
1993/94 -- Camilla Holland
1991/92 -- Sara Graefe and James Skidmore




PRODUCTION AWARD


Awarded to the student, who in the opinion of the Production Committee, Awards Committee and Department, for the most outstanding work in production during the year.

2013/14 -- Michele Charleton and Chantel Martin
2012/13 -- Dilara Aksak
2011/12 -- Daniel Thomson
2010/11 -- Jennifer Appleby
2009/10 -- Sarah Hanks
2008/09 -- Katie Olsen
2007/08 -- Conor Moore
2006/07 -- Vanessa Palmer
2005/06 -- Isabelle Ly and Stacey Norton
2004/05 -- Kathleen Harrison and Sarah Cutfield
2003/04 -- Sarah Bustard
2002/03 -- Erin Robertson
2001/02 -- Erin Anne Byrne
2000/01 -- Nicholas Hanson and Julie Van Duzen
1999/00 -- Erin Blayney, Lisa Raposo, Julie Van Duzen, Ashley Williamson
1998/99 -- Lindsay Black and Dan Rider
1997/98 -- Michael Slack
1996/97 -- Ashley Aitken and Darcy Burgess
1995/96 -- Jeremy Smith and Virginia Yee



ROD ROBERTSON PRIZE IN DRAMATIC LITERATURE AND THEATRE HISTORY


Established in memory of Dr. Rod Robertson, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., faculty member of the Department from 1968 until his death in 1977. Dr. Robertson was a Director and Professor of dramatic theory. Awarded to the graduating student in a Drama program who has achieved the highest average in the equivalent of four full courses as specified by the Department of Drama.

2013/14 -- Catherine Zulver
2012/13 -- Kelsey Jacobson
2011/12 -- Tessa McBurney
2010/11 -- Colin Paterson
2009/10 -- Khaiat Kalanthe
2008/09 -- Siscoe Boschman
2007/08 -- Kat Sandler
2006/07 -- Meghan Ward
2005/06 -- Rachel Slaven
2004/05 -- Ryan Clement
2003/04 -- Karen Kugelmass
2002/03 -- Lydia Wilkinson
2001/02 -- Karen Lehtovaara
2000/01 -- Nicholas Hanson
1999/00 -- Amy Dennis
1998/99 -- Jennifer Elrick
1997/98 -- Holly Lewis
1996/97 -- Michel Protti
1995/96 -- Monica Hodgson and Diane Morales
1994/95 -- Kerry Gilliland and John Hart



SUSAN NEAR PRIZE IN DRAMA


Founded by the late Susan Near of Toronto. Awarded by recommendation of the Department on the work done in drama courses during the second year.

2013/14 -- undergrad student - TBA
2012/13 -- Devon Jackson
2011/12 -- Catherine Zulver
2010/11 -- Alexandra Tzimas
2009/10 -- Robert Elliot
2008/09 -- Colen Paterson
2007/08 -- Danielle Kostrich
2006/07 -- Erin Weaver
2005/06 -- Conor Moore
2004/05 -- Sarah Kriger
2003/04 -- Robert Kempson
2002/03 -- Jessica Liadsky
2001/02 -- Graham Kosakoski
2000/01 -- Ashley Winning
1999/00 -- Esther Barlow
1998/99 -- Jennifer McGetrick
1997/98 -- Andrea Irwin
1996/97 -- Jennifer Elrick
1995/96 -- Candice Telfer
1994/95 -- Holly Lewis


WILLIAM ANGUS AWARD IN DRAMA


Presented to the student who, in the opinion of the Head of the Department, has made the most significant contribution during the year to Drama at Queen's. This award is the gift of the Faculty Players and the Department of Drama and is offered annually by the Department of Drama in honour of Dr. William Angus, mentor and guiding spirit of the Drama Guild from 1938 - 1963.

2013/14 -- Michele Charleton and Chantel Martin
2012/13 -- Sam Buzza, Karli Feldman, Tia McGregor
2011/12 -- Dani Bingley, Sue Del-Mei, Aiden Payne, Radissen Ramoutar
2010/11 -- Paul Bryant, Lauren Jackson, Elspeth Mills, Sean Ogle
2009/10 -- Kevin Doe
2008/09 -- Johanna Lawrie
2007/08 -- Conor Moore
2006/07 -- Keith Bennie, Megan Deeks, and Michael Murphy
2005/06 -- Megan Deeks
2004/05 -- Amber Mills
2003/04 -- Jessi Linn Taylor
2002/03 -- Courtney Cauthon
2001/02 -- Sarah Baumann, Alastair Forbes and Graeme Stewart
2000/01 -- Julie Van Duzen
1999/00 -- Gillian Steeve
1998/99 -- Lindsay Black
1997/98 -- Grahame Renyk
1996/97 -- Holly Lewis
1995/96 -- Scott Moore
1994/95 -- Jennifer Langtapon and Colin Rivers
 



BURSARIES IN DRAMA

application available through the Registrar's Awards office. Recipients of bursaries are not announced for privacy.


ISABEL BADER BURSARY FOR COSTUME IN DRAMA
      Application

Established by Isabel Bader and awarded to upper year students, currently registered in a drama concentration (includes majors, medials, minors, and Stage & Screen SPF) on the basis of financial need. Preference is given to students who demonstrate an interest in costume and/or costume studies from various theatrical perspectives; past and current interest in costume and/or costume studies; plans, ideas, expectations, wishes for future study and exploration. Selection will be made in consultation with the Department of Drama. As part of the application students are required to submit a letter to the Student Awards Office outlining their interests in this area.

Peruch Memorial Bursary

Established by Annamaria Carnelos-Bamji in memory of her beloved mother, Veglia Peruch-Carnelos, and uncle, Sergio Peruch, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student enrolled in a playwriting course in the Drama Department.

Women's Performing Arts Bursary

Established by the Women's Art Festival and awarded on the basis of financial need to a female student enrolled in either Music or Drama.

Ella Zeitz Bursary

Established by the family of Ella Zeitz, mother and grandmother, and awarded to an upper year student in the Department of Drama on the basis of financial need