Scott J. Parker Volunteer Award

Scott J. Parker

The Scott J. Parker Award is presented to an exceptional volunteer in the field of outdoor theatre. This award includes a cash prize of $500 and recognizes an individual who has been nominated by an outdoor theatre (with current/planned SETC organizational membership status) for their extraordinary, dedicated and unpaid service to the organization over a significant period of time. These volunteers may have served on boards of directors or worked in any aspect of a theatre’s operation from the front office to backstage to the box office or usher corps. The award will be presented at the National Conference on Outdoor Theatre.

Parker Nomination Form

Former Award Recipients

  • 2022 – Jessica Rugh Frantz, Montford Park Players, North Carolina
  • 2021 – Errol Steffen, Laura Ingalls Wilder PageantMinnesota
  • 2019 – Bruce Connell, The Santa Fe Opera, New Mexico
  • 2018 – Robert Hobbs, The Lost Colony, North Carolina
  • 2017 – Carson Hebblethwaite, Serenbe Playhouse, Georgia
  • 2014 – Emily Coghlan, Montford Park Players, North Carolina
  • 2013 – Lynell Ginter, The Stephen Foster Story, Kentucky