The St. Clair Bayfield Award
Equity's Bayfield Award, for Distinguished Shakespearean Performance,
Presented to Colm Feore
Colm Feore, Cassius in the Broadway production of JULIUS
CAESAR, starring Denzel Washington, has been selected to receive the annual
St. Clair Bayfield Award honoring the best performance by an Actor in a
Shakespearean play in the New York metropolitan area.
The award, which was established in memory of Equity member St. Clair
Bayfield, includes a $1,000 check and an engraved plaque, and is
administered by the Actors' Equity Foundation. It will be presented at
Equity's Eastern Regional Board meeting at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14, 2006
at the Equity offices, 165 West 46th Street in New York City.
The Judges Panel for the award includes Betty Corwin, Director of Special
Projects, Theatre on Film & Tape Archive of the Lincoln Center Library for
the Performing Arts; Michael Kuchwara, Associated Press; David Rosenberg,
Back Stage, and Douglas Watt, The Daily News.
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Established in 1973 in memory of Equity member St. Clair Bayfield, the Award honors the best performance by an actor in a Shakespearean play in the New York metropolitan area.