TheatreVCU Brings Home Many Awards in SETC Competition

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Several students from the Department of Theatre were recognized at Southeastern Theatre Conference 2014. SETC is the largest regional theater conference in the country with 3500 or so participants from across the nation. The competition draws from a region much broader that the 10 southeastern state it was originally designed to serve.

This year there were 89 entrants in the graduate and undergraduate design and craft competitions. TheatreVCU sent 18 entries to the competition and won 10 of the 22 awards that were presented.

1st Place Graduate Costume Design
Isabela Tavares de Melo, MFA ’14

1st Place Undergraduate Costume Design
Sophia Choi, BFA ’15

3rd Place Undergraduate Costume Design
Kiyoshi Shaw, BFA ’14

1st Place in Costume Construction
Lindsey Austria, BFA ’14
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1st Place Props Design
Chris Foote, BFA ’15

1st Place Sound Design
William Wacker, BFA ’15

2nd Place Undergraduate Set Design
Benjamin Burke, BFA ’14

3rd Place Undergraduate Set Design
Jacob Saller, BFA ’14

2nd Place Undergraduate Lighting Design
Luke Cresson, BFA ’14

Honorable Mention Graduate Set Design
Chris Hersey, MFA ’14


April 8, 2014