AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

The Cleveland Critics Circle 2017 Theater Awards
Best Projection Design: T. Paul Lowry, Things as They Are
Best Full-Production Premiere of a Script by a Local Writer (Superior Achievement): Things as They Are by David Todd

Scene Magazine Best of Cleveland Theater in 2017 
Best Portrayal of Real-Life Geniuses: Robert Hawkes, Things as They Are
Best Risks: Because It’s Vital for Risks to be Taken in Theater: Things as They Are by David Todd [and] This is NOT About My Dead Dog by Amy Schwabauer

2017 Broadway World-Cleveland Regional Professional Theater Tributes
Outstanding Electronic Media in a Non-musical or Musical (Projection Design): T. Paul Lowry, Things as They Are

Cleveland Jewish News 10 Most Memorable Moments in Theater 2017
“Brave…brilliant…brazen”!: This Is NOT About My Dead Dog by Amy Schwabauer

Scene Magazine Best of Cleveland 2017 [Page 1]  [Page 2]
Best Actress: Amy Schwabauer
Best Director: Terrence Spivey

2016 Land of Cleve Achievement Awards
Top Plays of 2016: Objectively/Reasonable by Playwrights Local

2016 Broadway World-Cleveland Regional Professional Theater Tributes
2016 Outstanding Non-Musical Productions: Objectively/Reasonable by Playwrights Local
2016 Outstanding Performance by a Female in a Non-Musical: Ashley Aquilla, Objectively/Reasonable
Special Recognition: “Creating a Venue for Local Playwrights”

The Cleveland Critics Circle 2016 Theater Awards
Most Socially Significant Local Play: Objectively/Reasonable by Playwrights Local
Special Recognition: “Creating a Venue for Local Playwrights”


PLAYWRIGHTS LOCAL

Playwrights Local Artistic Director David Todd [Interview]
Land of Cleve, 31 July 2017

What Were They Thinking: The Roads Less Traveled by Cleveland Theaters
Cleveland Jewish News, 9 August 2016 [Reprinted in Canvas Magazine, Fall/Winter 2016,  pp. 26-30]

Local Group Wants to Remind Cleveland that Playwriting is Valuable Component of Cultural Landscape
Scene Magazine, 3 June 2016

Write Fit: Playwrights Local is Shining a Spotlight on Original Works
Cleveland Magazine, May 2016

Northern Ohio [National Reports]
The Dramatist, March/April 2016