The deadline for the nominations to Live Design's Design Achievement Awards has been extended until Friday, August 21!
The Design Achievement Awards honor excellence in lighting design, projection/video design, and production design in the areas of Theatre, Live For Broadcast, and Concerts and Events.
All nominated projects must have occurred from August 1, 2019 through July 31, 2020.
The Award Categories include:
Theatre: Lighting for Plays, Dance, Opera, Musicals; Projection & Video Design
Live for Broadcast: Lighting for Unscripted Series, Live Performance Special (music), Live Performance Special (non-music), and Awards Shows; Digital Content; Awards Shows Production/Scenic Design
Concerts and Events: Lighting for concerts for Arena, Club, Stage, Festival Headliner; Digital & Video Content; Concert Production Design; Event Lighting Design; Event Digital Content; Event Production Design
The judges from Live Design’s Knight of Illumination Awards will choose the award finalists with Chicago Tribune dance critic Lauren Warnecke chairing the Theatre panel, lighting programmer and designer Tiffany Keyes chairing the Live For Broadcast panel, and lighting and lighting/production designer Cory FitzGerald chairing the Concerts & Events panel. The industry-at-large will vote on the winner in each of the awards categories via LiveDesignOnline.com.
Anyone can nominate any project: your work, your colleague's, or a project your gear was featured in! An individual may nominate multiple projects in the same field (Theatre, Broadcast, Concerts), but not the same project in multiple award categories. Please select one award category per project. If the survey says that "you have already taken this survey," please open an Incognito window of the internet browser. Complete survey, exit, and repeat until all your nominations have been submitted.