The Stage Managers' AssociationIs pleased to announce the honorees for the 2019 Del Hughes Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in the Art of Stage Management.Rich Costabile Barbara Donner Mary K Klinger the Founders Award will be presented toJanet FriedmanAwards to be presented in NYC at a special ceremony on Monday September 23, 2019 Malcolm EwenStage Managers’ Association In Memoriam “In a solitary life, there are rare moments when another soul dips near yours, as stars once a year brush the earth. Such a constellation was he to us. Being a hero doesn’t mean you’re invincible.” Del Hughes Award Honoree 2017 The SMA is pleased to present:“What did you bring for dinner?” The SMA Tech CookbookProduced by Jonathan Nook and Mary Hungerford of the Chicago “K.A. Stage Managers”45 LARGE BATCH RECIPES WITH A RELAXING FINISH! To obtain your copy go to: Stage Managers’ Association of the United States Facebook page ask to Join the SwagBox group THE SMA PROVIDES TOOLS AND COMMUNITY NO MATTER WHERE YOU ARE IN YOUR CAREER OPERATION OBSERVATION Get the opportunity to watch seasoned professionals in action. Many of our members open their backstage for others to shadow. SM LEGACY PROJECT AND PODCASTS A series of audio and video conversations with prominent stage managers: Standing in the Dark © and Women of Broadway JOB POSTINGS Get the latest jobs delivered to your doorstep. We send out hundreds of job openings per year for our members. EVENTS & CONFERENCES Special events and conferences that cover hot topics, with invited industry speakers, that most interest our membership. AWARDS AND RECOGNITION The SMA honors professional stage managers annually with the Del Hughes Award for Lifetime Achievement as well as other national recognition. COLLABORATIVE CONNECTIONS Access for members at all levels of their career to get the advice they need from more seasoned professionals in their area of interest. WEBSITE Find out what’s going on in the world of Stage Management, or how that new gizmo is being used by other SMs. COMMUNITY Let the SMA provide support for a project or next get together of local SMs, no matter where in the country. NIGHTS OUT Everyone needs a break from handing out their resumes, this is a good way to just chat and get to know your fellow SMs. Our Collaborative Partners New partner!