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  • [In addition to being voted Best Eyes in high school]

    Alaska State Council on the Arts Governors Award for Most Outstanding Arts Organization, Anchorage, 2002
    Held off the opening night of King Lear so we could go to Anchorage to get the award.
    Teched on Thursday, Award on Friday, Opened on Saturday.

    Bishop Kenny Artistic Excellence Award to Katie Jensen & Aaron Elmore,
    Perseverance Theatre, Bishop Kenny Memorial Fund, Juneau, 2002

    Left the curtain call of King Lear as Edmund and the Fool to attend the awards banquet at Twisted Fish.
    Arrived in chain mail and ruff respectively.

    Meritorious Service Award to KJ & AE. University of Alaska Southeast, Commencement, 2008
    Past awardees include, among others, local arts favorites George and Jean Rogers and Perseverance Theatre founder, Molly Smith.

    Juneau Mayor's Innovative Application of the Arts Award to KJ, AE and TR, 2011
    -"especially for their ambitious and tireless commitment to the rebuilding of McPhetres Hall." [more]

    Thank you!