School of Arts and Humanities News

UT Dallas Faculty Member Wins Award


Akin Babatunde won the 2010 Audelco Award for Best Director/Musical Production for “Blind Lemon Blues,” of which he is the co-author (with fellow UT Dallas alum Alan Govenar), director, musical arranger, choreographer and star. The Audelco Awards, which honor excellence in Black Theatre, were presented at Harlem Stage/Aaron Davis Hall, Inc.’s Marian Anderson Theatre in New York, on Monday, November 15.