Theatre Guild distributes scholarship application


Theatre Guild distributes

scholarship applications

The Morris Theatre Guild Inc. has distributed applications for its annual Maurice Alford Memorial Scholarship to area high schools.

This is a one-time only $500 scholarship that honors the late Maurice Alford, a charter member of the Morris Theatre Guild, created in 1973, and is presented to an area high school senior who plans to pursue a career in some aspect of theatre/dramatic arts, speech, or speech/broadcast communications.

The scholarship is applied to the student’s freshman year of college.

The scholarship money comes from donations and a percentage of ticket sales from each Morris Theatre Guild production.

Applications must be postmarked by March 15 to be accepted.

For reservation information, house buy-outs, or other information, call the theatre at 815-942-1966. The Morris Theatre Guild is a not-for-profit community theatre. Visit for more information.