It’s Broadway Award Season
Congratulations to Purchase alumni and faculty who’ve earned nominations this season.
Kenneth Posner ’87 (theatre design/tech) earned a Tony Award nomination in the Best Lighting Design of a Musical categoryfor Beetlejuice.
Joining them is Lecturer in Theatre Design/Technology Joseph Forbes who is being honored with the 2019 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre, awarded annually to institutions, individuals, and/or organizations that have demonstrated extraordinary achievement in theatre, but are not eligible in any of the established Tony Award categories.
In 2017, Forbes received the Backstage Legends and Masters Award from Purchase College’s Broadway Technical Theatre History Project.
The 73rd Annual Tony Awards® will take place June 9 and the Drama Desk Awards are June 2