Jon Jury Fund
Jon Jory was Producing Director at Actors Theatre from 1969 to 2000. He put Actors Theatre on the international map with the establishment of the annual Humana Festival of New American Plays in 1976. He has directed on and off-Broadway, at numerous regional theatres and internationally in nine countries. Jon is a recipient of many awards, including the American Theatre Association Distinguished Career Award, the Drama League’s Outstanding Contribution to Theatre Award and the Margot Jones Award twice for the production of new plays. He is currently Professor of Acting and Directing at the University of Washington.
To supplement the compensation of actors, playwrights, designers and directors in order to attract top candidates.