Volunteer Appreciation Awards

The Village Playhouse offers several awards to its outstanding volunteers.

Byrll Hoelke Award

Named for Village Playhouse founding member, Byrll Hoelke, this award is given as recognition and appreciation of a member’s positive contribution and leadership example to the group.

 

1982-1983 Season  – Byrll Hoelke, Don Horaitis

1983-1984 Season – Nick & Ann DeLeo,  John Flessas

1984-1985 Season — Rosie Peterson, Evvie Smith

1985-1986 Season — Linda Jaeger

1986-1987 Season — Lloyd Dreger

1987-1988 Season — Judy Schoenfeld

1988-1989 Season — Bob Kafka

1989-1990 Season — Victor White

1990-1991 Season — Tom & Donna Kohls

1991-1992 Season — Tom Zuehlke

1992-1993 Season — Jane Preston

1993-1994 Season — Judy Lee Tarbox

1996-1997 Season — Gilbert Shine,  Barbara Lynch

2011-2012 Season — Paul Weir

2012-2013 Season — Elizabeth Havican

2013-2014 Season — Erico Ortiz

2016-2017 Season – Derek Jacobs

 

Evvie Smith Award

Named for Village Playhouse founding member, Evvie Smith, who was instrumental in the creation of the Traveling Children’s Show.  This award recognizes volunteers who continue in her tradition of excellence within the Children’s Show.

2015-2016 Season – Judy Lee Tarbox, Barbara Lynch