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G. Warren Stiles Receives USITT Young Designers & Technicians 2010 Award for Scenic Design

Jacob Coakley • SD University • March 24, 2010

A page from Stiles’ award-winning portfolio

SECAUCUS, NJ—The USITT Young Designers and Technicians 2010 Award in Scenic Design will be given to G. Warren Stiles, a graduate student from Ohio University. Sponsored by Rose Brand, the Scenic Design Award is given to graduate students who have demonstrated excellence and talent, and brings recognition and support to young designers and technicians at the beginning of their careers encouraging growth of professionalism within the entertainment industry.

Rose Brand has been sponsor and member of USITT for many years and is firmly committed to encouraging and supporting talented young designers.  Peter Monahan, who will present the award for Rose Brand, stated, “As the premiere industry leader in theatrical fabrics, custom creations and productions supplies, Rose Brand has a unique opportunity to provide leadership and support to designers at the beginning of their professional lives. G. Warren Stiles and the other recipients of the YD& T Awards are the future of our industry and we are honored to continue to support USITT in this program.”

The award will be presented at the USITT Stage Conference and Expo in Kansas City, Mo on March 31, 2010 at the YD&T Luncheon and Award Ceremony, to be held at the Marriott Downtown, 200 West 12th Street, Kansas City, MO., 3rd floor Julia Lee Room.

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