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Marshall W. Mason Edit Profile

educator , author , theater director

Marshall W. Mason, American Theater director, educator. Recipient Vernon Rice award, 1975, Drama Desk award, 1977, Margo Jones award, 1977, Outer Critics Circle award, 1978, Theatre World award,1979, Shubert's Vaughan award, 1980, Obie award for Sustained Achievement, 1983, Inge Festival award for lifetime achievement, 1990, LastFrontier award, 1994, award Arizona Press Club, 1995, Erwin Piscator award, 1996.

Background

Mason, Marshall W. was born on February 24, 1940 in Amarillo, Texas, United States. Son of Marvin Marshall and Lorine (Chrisman) Mason.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Speech, Northwestern University, 1961.

Career

Professor Arizona State University, 1994-2005, professor emeritus, 2005. Chief drama critic New Times, Phoenix, 1994-1996.

Works

Membership

Member Society Stage Directors and Choreographers (president 1983-1985), Directors Guild American, Actors Equity Association, College Fellow of America Theater.

Connections

father:
Marvin Marshall Mason

mother:
Lorine (Chrisman) Mason