CTAM AWARD WINNERS
Just like your theatre group,
CTAM operates almost exclusively through the dedicated efforts of volunteers.
In an ongoing effort to recognize and thank our volunteers, we hereby acknowledge those who have
contributed their time, energy and creativity on behlaf of community theatre in Michigan.
McKENNA AWARD: Awarded to those individuals who have made a significant and lasting
contribution to community theatre on both the local and state levels over many years.
Donald E. White 1988 Lansing Civic Players Guild Frederick J. Button 1989
Wayne-Westland Civic Theatre
James C. Carver 1990 Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Lois Tobin 1991 Wayne-Westland Civic Theatre Susanne Wesley 1992 Pit and Balcony Theatre Company Mary Oldendorf 1993 Ichabod's Little Theatre in the Hollow Shirley Harbin 1994 Theatre Alliance of Michigan Dorothy Arnett 1995 Bay City Players Richard E. Brown 1996 Plymouth Theatre Guild Barbara Elliott &
1997 Grosse Pointe Theatre F. Merrill Wyble 1998 Lansing Civic Players Guild Larry Nielsen 1999 Twin City Players Joanne Berry 2000 Bay City Players David P. Wahr 2001 Monroe Community Players Beverly Hellus 2002 Flint Community Players Jill Patchin 2003 Grand Rapids Civic Theatre Terry Jolink 2005 Riverbend Players - Caledonia Community Players Mary Lou Britton 2006 Grosse Pointe Theatre Bill Haycook 2007 The Village Players - Birmingham Nancy Peska 2008 Gratiot County Players Penny Notter 2009 Grand Rapids Civic Theatre Kristin Tyrell 2010 Kalamazoo Civic Theatre MaryJo DeNolf 2011 Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
VOLUNTEER SPIRIT AWARD: This award is given by the CTAM Board of Directors to
those individuals or organizations that have volunteered their time, energy & creativity on behalf of CTAM.
Dorothy Arnett 2001 Bay City Players Paul Coleman 2001 Alpena Civic Theatre Ponta, Castle & Ingram Agency 2002 Birmingham Larry Nielsen 2003 Twin City Players David Wahr 2004 Monroe CommunityPlayers Mary Lout Britton 2005 Grosse Pointe Theatre Harry Johnson 2005 Alpena Civic Theatre Bill Haycook 2005 Birmingham Village Players Dr Shirley Harbin 2006 TAM, CTAM and more Barbara Elliott 2006 Grosse Pointe Theatre Terry Jolink 2007 Holland Civic Theatre Mary Olendorf 2007 Ichabod's Little Theatre in the Hollow Wendy Galloway 2008 Cadillac Footliters Theatre Joanne Berry 2009 Bay City Players Kevin Arnett 2009 Bay City Players Larry Rink 2011 Rosedale Community Players
DOROTHY ARNETT VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARD: Created by CTAM,
this award provides our member groups with a way of saying thank you to those volunteers who have made
significant and lasting contributions to their local community theatres.
Marty Kovacsi 2001 Bay City Players Hal & Margaret Bross 2001 Rosedale Community Players Norman Edwards 2001 Northland Players Kriss Roethlisberger 2001 Gratiot County Players Evie Cron 2001 Central Park Players Christopher Rollet 2001 Southgate Players Marcia Lubbers 2002 Stage Door Players Marilyn Brill 2002 Ionia Community Theatre Evelyn Weymouth 2002 All-of-us Express Children's Theatre Jerena Keys 2002 Stage-M Carol Black 2002 Grand Rapids Civic Theatre John Miedema 2003 Master Arts Theatre Jean Mitchell 2003 Grand Rapids Civic Theatre Karen Frederiksen 2003 Central Park Players Mickie Pizzimenti 2003
Grosse Pointe Theatre
Jim & Evelyn Marron 2004 Lowell Thebes Players Barbara Pillsbury 2004 Stage M Players Dorothy Rogoza 2004 Pit & Balcony Diane Foghino 2004 Three Rivers Community Ed & Virginia Pieratt 2004 Wyandotte Players Arthur Nemitz 2004 Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Jack Bennett 2004 Theatre Guild of Midland E. Fred Finke 2005 Central Park Players Doug Ballard 2006 Gratiot County Players Dawn Hooper 2006 Ridgedale Players Ron Ross 2006 Alpena Civic Theatre Ric Selke 2006 Grosse Pointe Theatre Lois Constant 2006 Grosse Pointe Theatre Don Brown 2006 The Village Players, Birmingham Carol & Steve Sizer 2006 Grosse Pointe Theatre Margaret & Leeds Bird 2007 Bay City Players Nancy & George Giftos 2007 Footliters - Cadillac June Hudgens 2007 Tawas Bay Players Jan & Dan Turner 2008
Rosedale Community Players
Tom & Bea Nobles 2009 Flint Community Players Roger Burleigh 2009 Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Bobby Silberberg 2010 Rosedale Community Players Lou Vanderhave 2010 Grand Rapids Civic Theatre Sharon Rickets 2011 Village Players Debra Lee DeBois 2011 Tawas Bay Players
Recipients are presented with their award at their home theatre during the
course of the year. Winners don't know they are a recipient until the presentation.
CTAM will post winers after each presentation ceremony takes place