Distinguished Scholar Award
Deadline: March 15, 2013
NOTE: Beginning in 2007, any ASTR member may submit a nomination from the membership for this award.
Purpose: The Distinguished Scholar Award is given each year to a scholar whose body of work has made a significant contribution to the field of theatre, dance, opera, and/or performance studies. The three immediately previous Distinguished Scholar Award winners will consider the candidates and select the recipient.
Nomination: Nominations will be accepted from ASTR members and previous winners of this award. Send nominations for 2013 to: Heather Nathans at
Evaluation: The three evaluators will weigh the contributions made by each of the nominees to the fields of theatre, dance, opera, and/or performance studies. Involvement in ASTR is also a criterion for this award.
Notification: The winner will be notified by June 1, 2013.
Award Recipients for last twenty-four years are: