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Mayor's Arts Awards
Several members of the Flatwater Shakespeare family are on the 2015 Lincoln Mayor's Arts Awards list of honorees, including the amazing Richard Imig, our Master Builder and Technical Fixer, who will receive the ArtScene Backstage Award; board member and inspiring teacher and committed playwright Chris Maly, who will receive a Kimmel Foundation Emerging Artist Award with visual artist Sarah Berkeley; Education Director and dramaturg Stephen Buhler, who will receive the Artistic Achievement Award in Literary Arts; and writer, director, and actress Rachele Merliss of the Nebraska Girls' Shakespeare Company, who will receive the Artistic Achievement Award for Youth.
The awards will be presented on Wednesday, June 10 at the Lied Center for the Performing Arts. The awards formally recognize artistic contributions and achievements in the Lincoln area. More information is available from the Lincoln Arts Council, artscene.org.
Read the press release from the Mayor’s Office here: http://www.lincoln.ne.gov/city/mayor/media/2015/031915b.htm