Heermans-McCalmon Dramatic Writing Awards Presentation, March 28

Heermans-McCalmon Dramatic Writing Awards Presentation

March 28 5pm
Class of ‘56 Dance Theatre
Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts
430 College Ave, Ithaca, NY

The presentation includes staged readings of the first-place winners, “(Don’t) Tell Danny” a screenplay by Jack Muench ‘22, “Old Man and Boy” a play by Andrew V. Lorenzen ‘22, and “A Letter from a Runaway Lover,” a solo performance by Adam Fofana ‘22.

This year’s special guest judges are Ellie Foumbi, actor/writer/director “Our Father, the Devil,” and Christopher Livingston, actor “Mindhunter,” who will be in attendance.

The Heermans-McCalmon Annual Awards were established at the bequest of Forbes Heermans (class of 1878) and in memory of the late George McCalmon, professor of speech and drama. In addition to the Heermans-McCalmon Annual, the drama book award will be presented to a Cornell senior who has made an outstanding contribution to theatre.

Seats are limited.  First-come, first-serve.

Campus visitors and members of the public must adhere to Cornell’s public health requirements for events, which include providing proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID-19 test. For latest updates, see pma.cornell.edu

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