Awards Gala

2020 Awards Gala

Thank you to the Hartness Pavilion and Furman University for hosting the 2020 Awards Gala


  • Founders Award: The Market Theatre Company, Anderson
  • Lifetime Service Award: Ken May, former executive director of the South Carolina Arts Commission
  • Outstanding Theatre Educator Award: Lou Layton, Academy for the Arts, Science, and Technology
  • Theatre of Distinction Award: Spartanburg Little Theatre, Spartanburg
  • Theatre Advocacy Award: Carolina Curtain Call, online theatre magazine
  • Deborah Smith Hoffman Outstanding Mentor Teacher Award: Anne Lavely, Wade Hampton High School

Hall of Fame Inductees

  • Allen McCalla
  • Suzanne McCalla
  • Michael Genevie