Awards

Shirley Jean Tucker has received numerous awards during a lifetime committed to the visual and performing arts.

  •  1960 Best Supporting Actress Award, ANNE FRANK, Western Canada Festival. The Production represented Medicine Hat/Western Canada at the Dominion Drama Festival in Toronto.
  • 1988 Best Director, Set Design, Best Costumes, Runner up for Best Production,   GWENDOLYN. Regional / Provincial Finals.
  • 1992  Best Costumes, STARDUST, B.C. Regional Finals.
  • 2003  Best Theatre Season Brochure/Poster Award, Provincial Finals.
  • 2004 YOUR LOVING, KIND AND TRUE, JACK BOY, a drama, received the Special Adjudicator’s award of Merit. The production also won Best Supporting Actor, Best New Actor, and Back Stage award, at the Regional Drama Festival.
  • WINNER of HERITAGE BOOK AWARD to publish THE GREAT TRANSCONTINENTAL HIKE OF 1921.
  • RECIPIENT of $19,000 ArtsNow  Catalyst Program 2010 Legacies Now  Grant to Produce SOWING SEEDS IN DANNY for Shuswap Summer Theatre.

Member:

  • BC Interior Film and Television Society
  • BC Institute of Film Professionals
  • Playwrights Union of Canada Full Member/ Active member of the Women’s Caucus
  • Playwrights Theatre Centre, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Shuswap Theatre, B.C.
  • Theatre BC
  • Federation of B.C. Writers
  • The Writers’ Union of Canada

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