|Ed and Carolyn Boudrouex were excited to be honored with this year's President's Award.
A rip-roarin' time was had by all at the volunteer party! And the following volunteers were honored with awards:
Sandi Rundell & Jean Nuttal: David Towne Awards for exemplary service in the box office
Nancy Reynolds: Nancy Bloomquist Award for exemplary service in house management
Barry Sullivan: Kathryn Killinger Award for distinguished service to Venice Theatre’s education mission
Tony DeNiro: Teen Award for serving as an example of dynamic youth participation
Deke Short: Chris Magee Technical Award for outstanding service in theatre production for lighting
Terry Oxboel: Chris Magee Technical Award for outstanding service in hair and make-up
Debbie Polk: Joey Hodgini Award honoring a crew member who embodies the spirit of community theatre
Douglas Landin: Charles Finley Award honoring an actor who exemplifies the spirit of community theatre
Marvin Schuman: The one-and-only GOLDEN DONUT AWARD
Maggi Taylor: Bob Mosher “Unsung Hero” Award for unheralded service behind the scenes
Ed & Carolyn Boudreaux: 2011 President's Award for exemplary display of performance above and beyond the call of duty in a single season in more than one aspect of the theatre
Hall of Fame Inductees (volunteers who have demonstrated outstanding service and dedication over a period of at least 15 years): Alyssa Hunek, Joe Hunter, Bob Peters, Pinky Stewart, Zelma Neef, Walt Neef, Carolyn Hazard, John Hazard, Patricia Lewis, Marie Jennings and Ray Jennings
Special recognition was also given to Joan Dillon, long-time costumer and all-around Jill of All Trades since 1957, and this year's graduating seniors: Tony DeNiro, Hunter Cross, Kristin Pinkerton and Abigail Matthews.
Congratulations one and all. We couldn't do what we do without the hard work, talent and dedication of all our volunteers!