If you work in theatre and managed to miss the news, the Tony Award for Sound design is being eliminated beginning next year. This is deeply troubling for a number of reasons.
I haven't been able to find any eloquent, non 'bitchy' words trying to explain the situation, however, Chris Ashworth from Figure53 (The developer behind QLab) has put together a great fantastic letter to the powers that be regarding their misinformed decision.
It is a great letter and it deserves a read. Pass it along. He hits the nail on the head..