Recognition / Feb 20

Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival awards go to Webb, Edwards


Acting partners senior Matt Webb (B.F.A. performing arts student) and junior James Edwards (B.F.A. performing arts student) won the regional Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival’s Irene Ryan Acting Awards. Next, they will travel to Washington, D.C. to compete in the national competition later this spring.

SCAD students have competed in the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival for four years in a row, advancing to nationals three times out of four. This year’s student competitors had the best overall performance at the regional level, with four acting pairs advancing to the semi-finals, two pairs to the finals and Webb and Edwards taking home the prize.

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