The 2017 Margo Jones Award was presented on November 4th to Lou Bellamy, founder and artistic director emeritus of Penumbra Theatre, St. Paul, Minn. The award is administered by Ohio State University Libraries’ Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute (TRI).
PhD candidate Yi-Ping Wu was awarded today a $5,000 Grant for Graduate Research and Scholarship from the Ohio State Graduate School to cover her travel expenses to several key sites (mostly archives and museums) in four countries: Korea, China, Taiwan, and Japan.
A significant number of Ohio State Theatre graduate students, faculty, and alumni attended the American Society of Theatre Research (ASTR) annual conference this year that took place in Atlanta, November 16 - 19.
Arts and Humanities Distinguished Professor of Theatre Lesley Ferris was recently interviewed by BBC Persian in connection with her latest theatrical endeavor--Sahar Speaks: Voices of Women from Afghanistan.
Stratos E. Constantinidis' lengthy article about the translation and adaption of Aeschylus’ plays was published this month and is now available for review. The full bibliographical entry is:
The Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies announced this summer that Josh Truett, PhD candidate in the Theatre Graduate Program, is one of two winners of the 2017-18 Dana Greenblatt Feminist Media Award.