Robert E. Cohen Sound Achievement Award

Nominations for 2021 close on November 2

Permanently funded in 2005 by Robert E. Cohen, founder and president of Clear-Com Intercom Systems from 1969 to 1997. Cohen was responsible for the development of the closed circuit headset intercom communication system for the theatre that has become the industry standard.

Winners of this award receives a $1,000 and a FullĀ Conference registration for USITT Conference & Stage Expo.

Awards are presented at USITT Conference & Stage Expo.

Eligibility and Application Information

Past Winners

2020

Jeff Sherwood

2019

Brandon Reed

2018

Jing Zhao

2017

Keely Wright-Ogren

2016

Almeda Beyon

2014

Meyer Aplin

2013

Erik T. Lawson

2012

Hidenori Nakajo

2011

Valerie Lawrence

2010

David Hunter

2009

Corinne Carrillo

2008

Jason Knox

2007

Dave Mickey

2006

Peter Shiplett

2005

Bradlee Ward

2004

David Swenson

2003

Cricket S. Myers

2002

Ian Hunter

2001

Christopher Plummer

2000

Bryan Schlegel

1999

Dominic Dramer

1998

Andrew Dalzell

1996

Mitchell Chapman