Playhouse Square Star Award

The Playhouse Square Star Award is bestowed annually to an individual or individuals who exemplify a lifetime dedication to the performing arts evidenced by a body of work that contributes to our culture, proven leadership within the industry, creativity, willingness to mentor young talent and respect from the theater community.

Playhouse Square Star Award 2019

Broadway Producers Michael David and Edward Strong

Playhouse Square Star Award 2017

Broadway Producer David Stone

Playhouse Square Star Award 2016

Broadway Producer Jeffrey Seller

Playhouse Square Star Award 2015

Broadway Producer Hal Luftig

Playhouse Square Star Award 2014

Broadway Producers Fran and Barry Weissler

Playhouse Square Star Award 2012-13

Oliver C. Henkel, Jr. and John Lewis, Two of its Pioneering Leaders

Playhouse Square Star Award 2011

Broadway Producer Margo Lion

Playhouse Square Star Award 2010

Broadway Producer Kevin McCollum

Playhouse Square Star Award 2009

Disney Theatricals President Thomas Schumacher 

Playhouse Square Star Award 2008

Composer Marvin Hamlisch