Clark Youth Theatre took home 10 awards at the annual Tulsa Area Theatre Excellence Awards at the Tulsa PAC on Sunday, July 24, 2018. Known as the TATE Awards, Clark was honored with Outstanding Direction to Robert Young and Outstanding Lighting Design to John Cruncleton III for The Crucible. In addition, 7 Clarkies received Outstanding Acting Awards for their work in Grease and The Crucible. These cast members included Taylor Terrell as Jan and Brendan Jameson as Danny Zuko in Grease along with The Crucible cast members Luke Hamilton as John Proctor, Trace Burchart as Rev. John Hale, Maggie Turner as Mary Warren, and Rachel Webster as Abigail Williams.
Clark also won the Outstanding Youth Theatre Production for The Crucible, the top award in the youth theatre category. This win marks Clark Youth Theatre’s 10th year of receiving this top honor.
Congratulations to everyone involved with Grease and The Crucible and to all those who continue to support Clark Youth Theatre. Clark would also like to congratulate all the theatre companies, designers, technicians, and cast members who were nominated at this year’s TATE Awards and your continued dedication towards theatre excellence.
Read the full Tulsa World article of the 2018 TATE Awards for a complete list of winners.
Clark would like to thank the George Kaiser Family Foundation for their continued support of the TATE Awards and theatre in Tulsa.
Enrollment for our Summer Theatre Camp is still open for sessions 1-4! Each two-week camp includes classes on acting, dancing, and other performance skills. This is a great opportunity for children ages 8-14 who are interested in theatre and performing arts. Enrollment will increase to $250 per session on June 1st, so get your spot now!
Join us on Saturday, May 26th at 3:00 pm for auditions for our first show of the season, Little Shop of Horrors! Clark Youth Theatre seeks actors and singers ages 13-18 for the production. Students should prepare 16 bars of song and may sing to an instrumental cd/karaoke track – no acapella singing, please. There will be a short dance audition following vocal auditions. All cold reads will be done at callbacks on Tuesday, May 29th at 6:00pm.