PAAL Awards | PAAL Awards Full List

The PAAL Awards are national recognition awards for theatre institutions, companies, and organizations that engage in parent-inclusive practices. The awards are rolling and nominations stay open. PAAL will review each submission and notify theatres that qualify for inclusion on the awards list. Nominate your organization here. 

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT for these organizations: like their social media page, visit their site, buy tickets, and apply for work. They’re ready to support parent artists.


Full List | return to main awards menu


THE HIGHLANDS PLAYHOUSE

“Bill (the artistic director) and the board were completely supportive and essential in making my family and I feel safe and supported.”
– Sarah Russell, Costume Designer
View Site | Facebook . Instagram . Twitter

Award: Childcare/Babysitting Stipend/Sitters, Family-Friendly Scheduling, Flexibility of Children in the Space, Family-Friendly Residence/Living Space


THE NATIONAL PLAYWRIGHTS CONFERENCE
The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center

“They stayed in touch throughout the conference about our [family’s] needs.” 
– Anonymous Participant
View Site | Facebook . Instagram . Twitter

Award: Childcare Resources, Flexibility of Children in the Space, Family-Friendly Residence/Living Space, Initiating conversation about caregiver/parent needs as part of healthy work culture


planb

PLAN-B THEATRE COMPANY

“Plan B is largely adults, but they do a fantastic job of being an artistic environment that welcomes children of the community as well.”
– Jennifer Kokai, Director/Playwright
View Site | Facebook . Instagram . Twitter

Award: Flexibility of Children in the Space, Initiating conversation about caregiver/parent needs as part of healthy work culture, Including children in the artistic world of the company


theatreinthexlogo (2) - LaNeshe M.W.

THEATRE IN THE X

“For our production of The Wiz our stage manager and one of our performers had young children – one walker, one crawler. My co-founder, Walter DeShields, had his teenage children come to each rehearsal to care for the children…Allowing children into the space allowed for a familial atmosphere.” 
– LaNeshe Miller White, Executive Director
View Site | Facebook

Award: Childcare/Babysitting Stipend/Sitters, Other Childcare/Babysitting Resources, Flexibility of Children in the Space


WAM_Logo_2018 - Kristen van Ginhoven

WAM THEATRE, INC.

“”It’s refreshing and exciting to be working for a company that celebrates parenthood in this way as a vibrant part of life.”
– Talya Kingston, Assoc. Artistic Director
View Site | Facebook . Instagram

Award: Family-Friendly Scheduling, Telecommunication Options, Flexibility of Children in the Space, Initiating conversation about caregiver/parent needs as part of healthy work culture

Advertisements