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Preston Jones Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Best New American Play Gold Star
Preston Jones, A Texas Trilogy
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1977 - John Gassner Playwriting Award Gold Star
Preston Jones, A Texas Trilogy

Preston Jones News

TCU Horned Frogs Invade Dallas Theater Center in THE SUPREME LEADER Photo TCU Horned Frogs Invade Dallas Theater Center in THE SUPREME LEADER
by Lorens Portalatin - Nov 21, 2021

Dallas Theater Center's (DTC) newest production, The Supreme Leader, celebrates its Texas Christian University (TCU) cast with a special night! The show stars TCU alumni Oscar Seung and Garrett Weir, with fellow graduate Ashlie Whitworth as an understudy. To celebrate, DTC hosted a TCU night on November 19 at the Kalita Humphreys Theater

Dallas Theater Center Welcomes New Resident Artists Photo Dallas Theater Center Welcomes New Resident Artists
by Lorens Portalatin - Nov 12, 2021

Dallas Theater Center has announced the addition of several full-time resident artists!

Dallas Theater Center Announces THE SUPREME LEADER Beginning October 28th Photo Dallas Theater Center Announces THE SUPREME LEADER Beginning October 28th
by Lorens Portalatin - Oct 27, 2021

Dallas Theater Center (DTC) proudly presents the world premiere of The Supreme Leader. The new comedy by Don X. Nguyen begins performances on October 28 at the Kalita Humphreys Theater.

NEW FREE FALL WORKSHOPS AVAILABLE FROM Comes To Dallas Theater Center Photo NEW FREE FALL WORKSHOPS AVAILABLE FROM Comes To Dallas Theater Center
by Lorens Portalatin - Oct 22, 2021

Dallas Theater Center's (DTC) city-wide community engagement program, Public Works Dallas, offers free fall workshops starting this month. The workshops will be aimed at people of all ages and offered at different locations around the city.

Liz Mikel Celebrates 30 Anniversary at Dallas Theater Center Photo Liz Mikel Celebrates 30 Anniversary at Dallas Theater Center
by Lorens Portalatin - Sep 27, 2021

Dallas Theater Center (DTC) celebrates 30 years with one of the city's most talented actors, Liz Mikel. She made her debut on the DTC mainstage in 1991, appearing in A Midsummer Night's Dream. Since then, Mikel has been featured in multiple DTC productions and currently features in Cake Ladies at the Dee & Charles Wyly Theatre as Tweedy-Bird, a character written specifically for her.

Photos: World Premiere of TRUMP L'OEIL Opens Tonight Photo Photos: World Premiere of TRUMP L'OEIL Opens Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2021

The world premiere concert presentation of Trump L'oeil, a musical experience blending the elements of the Trompe-l'œil art form with the dizzying narratives to have come out of the previous administration, begins performances tonight, Friday, September 24 at 8pm, at Florence Gould Hall at the French Institute-Alliance Française.

World Premiere of TRUMP L'OEIL to Begin Performances Tomorrow Photo World Premiere of TRUMP L'OEIL to Begin Performances Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2021

The world premiere concert presentation of Trump L’oeil, a musical experience blending the elements of the Trompe-l'œil art form with the dizzying narratives to have come out of the previous administration, begins performances tomorrow, Friday, September 24 at 8pm, at Florence Gould Hall at the French Institute-Alliance Française.

Dallas Theater Center WELCOMES ESSENTIAL WORKERS WITH COMPLIMENTARY TICKETS Photo Dallas Theater Center WELCOMES ESSENTIAL WORKERS WITH COMPLIMENTARY TICKETS
by Lorens Portalatin - Sep 8, 2021

Dallas Theater Center (DTC) is thrilled to offer Dallas’ dedicated essential workers complimentary tickets to their upcoming shows! Cake Ladies and Tiny Beautiful Things will run in repertory beginning September 8 at the Dee & Charles Wyly Theatre. 

World Premiere Concert Presentation of TRUMP L'OEIL Announced Photo World Premiere Concert Presentation of TRUMP L'OEIL Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

Announced today is the world premiere concert presentation of Trump L’oeil, a musical experience blending the elements of the Trompe-l'œil art form with the dizzying narratives to have come out of the previous administration.

Dallas Theater Center KICKS OFF ITS SEASON WITH TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Photo Dallas Theater Center KICKS OFF ITS SEASON WITH TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS
by Lorens Portalatin - Aug 30, 2021

Tiny Beautiful Things officially marks Dallas Theater Center's (DTC) return to live performances! The production starts September 8 in the Dee & Charles Wyly Theatre. This is the first live, indoor production at DTC since March 2020.


Preston Jones Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Preston Jones written?
Preston Jones has written 3 shows including A Texas Trilogy: Lu Ann Hampton Laverty Oberlander (Playwright), A Texas Trilogy: The Last Meeting of the Knights of the White Magnolia (Playwright), A Texas Trilogy: The Oldest Living Graduate (Playwright).

What awards has Preston Jones been nominated for?
Best New American Play (Drama Desk Awards) for A Texas Trilogy and John Gassner Playwriting Award (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Texas Trilogy .

What awards has Preston Jones won?
Best New American Play (Drama Desk Awards) for A Texas Trilogyand John Gassner Playwriting Award (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Texas Trilogy.