At the THS Awards Ceremony in Indianapolis, the recipients of the annual awards were announced:
BOOK OF THE YEAR honors went to ENCORE! The Renaissance of Winconsin Opera Houses by Brian Doyle. (This title is available through the THS website’s Amazon link.)
HONORARY MEMBER OF THE YEAR is Linda Dishman, Executive Director of the Los Angeles Conservancy. Ms. Dishman was selected for her outstanding leadership of the Los Angeles Conservancy and their Last Remaining Seats series as well as the weekly walking tours of the Broadway Theatre District. The award will be presented to Ms. Dishman by THS SoCal Director ED KELSEY.
MEMBER OF THE YEAR honors went to current THS President Karen Colizzi Noonan. In accepting the award, she noted that the progress and energy realized by THS in the last few years would not have been possible without the dedication and commitment of the officers, directors, Richard Sklenar, the Elmhurst staff and volunteers and the constant encouragement of the members.