Playwriting Awards to be Announced, May 22

On Thursday, May 22, at 4 p.m. in the Alumni Room, Old Main, Tim Evans, longtime Steppenwolf Theatre producer, co-founder of Steppenwolf Films and executive director of Northlight Theatre, will announce the winners of this year’s Davenport playwriting awards.

Evans produced the 2008 feature films Diminished Capacity with Matthew Broderick, Alan Alda and Louis CK, and The Last Rites of Joe May (2011) with Dennis Farina, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the League of Chicago Theatres.