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The John Moffat & Larry Lillo Award

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 8:35 AM | GVPTA (Administrator)

THE JOHN MOFFAT & LARRY LILLO AWARD

is an annual Award, intended to assist mature West Coast theatre artists to further their artistic development, and will take the form of a $1,500 dollar cash award. Applications will be considered for projects, courses or to fulfil your heart’s desire.

Criteria For Application:

  • Must be a West Coast resident, or be able to demonstrate a body of work on or related to the West Coast.
  • Must have a minimum of 10 years professional theatre experience. Applicable experience includes but is not limited to the areas of performance, directing, technical, design or stage management.
  • Retroactive funding is not available. The Award will not consider projects which have been completed.

Applications Must Contain:

1. A project proposal. (A letter describing what you would like to do is fine.)

2. A resume.

3. 2 References. (Names & phone numbers are sufficient; letters of reference are not required.)

Submissions accepted by email ONLY to: johnandlarry@live.ca

Application Deadline: Annually on May 16th.

Please note: late applications will not be accepted.

Questions? Email johnandlarry@live.ca

For information on making a donation to the award, please call Dawn Brennan at 604-255-6448




The Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance (GVPTA) strives to strengthen the local theatre industry. We do this through providing services, promotion of member news and community events, opportunities to connect and network, and our annual theatre conference. Together with our members we are raising the profile of local theatre and building community.

At GVPTA, we acknowledge that our organization is located on the unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.