UPCOMING SARAH SIDDONS SOCIETY EVENTS
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE THAT MADE THE 2017 ACTOR OF THE YEAR GALA A HUGE SUCCESS!
CONGRATULATIONS TO KATE BALDWIN + KATE SHINDLE ON YOUR AWARDS!
Lily Tomlin: Revisited | Saturday, November 11
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE THAT JOINED US FOR THE All-Day Ten Chimneys Bus Tour + Sarah Siddons Society Photography Exhibit ON MAY 26TH!
Special thank you to the Schuyler Sisters - Eliza (Ari Asfar), Peggy (Samantha Marie Ware) & Kaitlin Fine (Associate Company Manager of HAMILTON) for joining us at the Sarah Siddons Annual Meeting on December 15th at the Union League of Chicago.
The 2016 Sarah Siddons Award was presented on May 16 to Broadway stars Brian D’Arcy James and Sutton Foster
The 2016 Sarah Siddons Award was presented on May 16 to Broadway stars Brian D’Arcy James and Sutton Foster. Due to illness, Ms. Foster was unable to attend the awards ceremony. The Sarah Siddons Awards has been given annually to an outstanding actor and has included major stars from theatre and film. Past recipients have included Helen Hayes, Bette Davis, Lauren Bacall, Carol Channing, Jessica Tandy, Liza Minelli, Bernadette Peters and Julie Andrews. More recently the award has been given to Barbara Cook, Audra McDonald, Bebe Neuwirth and Jessie Mueller.
The awards ceremony included performances by two former Sarah Siddons Scholarship winners, composer-lyricist Michael Mahler and Christine Mild. Mr. James was the 1989 Scholarship winner while an undergrad at Northwestern. In addition, five of Northwestern’s Music Theatre students sang musical highlights from Mr.