16th Street wins National Theatre Award

logohome216th Street Theater is the recipient of American Theatre Wing’s National Theatre Award.

The American Theatre Wing has long shown its dedication to not-for-profit theatres through its Theatre Company Grants Program. The National Theatre Company Grants distributes $10,000 grants for general operating support to companies which have been in operation at least five, but not more than fifteen years, have articulated a distinctive mission, cultivated an audience, and nurtured a community of artists in ways that strengthen and demonstrate the quality, diversity, and dynamism of American theatre. 16th Street Theater is a 2013 Recipient!

16th Street Theater is dedicated to artistic excellence, professionalism, diversity and affordability; the company exists to encourage debate, discussion and compassion among the community through the medium of intimate and diverse theater with the playwright as its central focus. As the only professional theater in Berwyn, IL, 16th Street serves and gives voice to all in the community, inviting audiences to experience not only their own stories but those of their neighbors.

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