The Legacy Weekend was conceived as a way of recognizing and honoring professionals and professors who have had a profound impact upon Purdue Theatre and the professional theatre. The first group of Legacy recipients to be honored are: Mark Andrews, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Stuart Howard, Gene Kildahl, Wayne Lamb, Sam Marks, Dorothy Mennen, Dale Miller, Tom Moore, Jim O'Connor, David Potts, Peter Schneider, Ross Smith, Joe Stockdale, Rick Thomas and our very own Van Phillips. The group will recognized during the weekend of October 1-3, 2010 at Purdue University.
Van has also been asked to be guest set designer for a Purdue Univerity fall performance. The Matchmaker will be at Purdue's Nancy T. Hansen Theatre September 24 - October 3.