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Victor Shargai Leadership Award

applications are now open through November 22, 2023 - Victor Shargai Leadership Award

Applications are now open!

Nomination deadline: November 22, 2023

Individuals, groups of people, and institutions are eligible recipients of the annual Victor Shargai Leadership Award. Nominees may include artists, staff, trustees, philanthropists, and others who have found creative and meaningful ways to serve, grow and strengthen the Washington, D.C. region’s theatre community. Candidates for the Award may be nominated by individuals or organizations active in the DC-area theatre community.

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Honoring the Inaugural VSLA Recipients

Edgar Dobie & Paige Hernandez

The inaugural Victor Shargai Leadership Awards were celebrated on October 17, 2022 at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library, honoring the inaugural recipients of the award: Edgar Dobie & Paige Hernandez. 

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