Theatre Awards

2005 – GOVERNOR’S SERVICE AWARD (State of Michigan)
Recognized – For Outstanding Service

2005 – DETROIT FREE PRESS THEATRE EXCELLENCE AWARD
Play – THE COLORED MUSEUM – Nominated – Best Actress

2004 – ORGANIZATION OF BLACK ALUMNI OF WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY
Winner – Alumni Achievement

2001 – Detroit Repertory Theatre – SEASON SUBSCRIBER AWARD
Play – MOMS MABLEY: THE NAKED TRUTH – Winner – Best Actress

2000 – DETROIT FREE PRESS THEATRE EXCELLENCE AWARD
Play – MOMS MABLEY: THE NAKED TRUTH – Nominated – Best Actress

1999 – Detroit Repertory Theatre – SEASON SUBSCRIBER AWARD
Play – CAMP LOGAN – Winner – Best Director, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor

1999 – THEATRE COMMUNICATIONS GROUP ALAN SCHNEIDER DIRECTOR AWARD (New York)
Nominated – National Freelance Director of the Year

1998 – Detroit Repertory Theatre – SEASON SUBSCRIBER AWARD
Play – FENCES – Winner – Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor

1998 – Governor John Engler’s Certificate of Commendation
Play – FENCES – Winner – Best Director and Continued Community Service

1994 – DEARBORN COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL PAGE THEATRE AWARDS
Play – PURLIE VICTORIOUS – Nominated – Best Director of a Non-Musical Play

1991 – DETROIT FREE PRESS THEATRE EXCELLENCE AWARD
Play – FENCES – Winner – Best Play, Best Actress; Nominated – Best Director, Best Actor

1991 – THE DETROIT NEWS DRAMATIC CRITIC’S AWARD
Play – FENCES – Winner – Best Play, Best Actress; Nominated – Best Director, Best Actor, Best Featured Actor