The Braid’s program that honors excellence in artistic talent and recognizes commitment to the Braid’s ideals.  It is fittingly named in memory of a beloved producer and performer who helped shape the organization in its early years and made a lasting imprint on both our theatre and the community.



Lauren Aboulafia, Actor
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Esther Amini, Writer

Nadège August, Actor

Ruth Behar, Writer

Jan Burns, Photographer

Judy Carter, Actor/Writer

Melanie Chartoff, Actor/Writer

Cindy Chupack, Writer

Lisa Cirincione, Actor/Director

Jasmine Curry, Actor/Writer

Emma Berdie Donson, Actor

Courtenay Edelhart, Writer

Brie Eley, Actor

Abbe Meryl Feder, Actor/Writer

Marissa Tiamfook Gee, Writer

Betty Goldstein, Writer

Shelly Goldstein, Writer/Actor/Director

Lisa Ann Grant, Actor

Kimberly Green, Actor

Mike Himelstein, Songwriter

Rachael Hip-Flores, Actor

Bari Hochwald, Director/Actor

Jeanette Horn, Actor

Amanda Horowitz, Stage Manager

Vicki Juditz, Actor/Writer

Cindy Kendall, Videographer

Niloo Khodadadeh, Actor

Annie Korzen, Actor/Writer

Jennifer Maisel, Writer