The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

March 19, 2014

Red Mask scholarships available


DANVILLE — The Red Mask Players, Inc. will present the Jean Lewis Scholarship award this year to a local high school or college student who has expressed an interest in the pursuit of the performing arts while in college.

Applications are encouraged from theater majors, and those who will pursue a field of study directly related to the theater. Performing artists applying will be asked to audition before the committee between 7 and 9 p.m. April 9 or 16. The scholarship winner must be a full-time student with a commitment to complete his/her higher education. The stipend will be applied toward tuition at the rate of $375 per semester, or $187.50 per quarter, as applicable.

Applications are available at the Red Mask website at All applications must be postmarked on or before March 21 and be sent to Red Mask Players, P.O. Box 814, Danville, IL 61834.