Personal Philanthropy

Gina Wilkinson Prize for an Emerging Female Director

Gina Wilkinson was a prolific actor/playwright and a stage director in constant demand.  Her sudden passing was a great loss to her family, friends and the theatre community who cherished her joy, energy, and great lust for life. 

In memory of Gina’s great talent and in celebration of her life, the Gina Wilkinson Prize for an Emerging Female Director has been established. An award is to be given annually, offering financial support to the next generation of female theatre directors.



Current Recipient
2018   Tanja Jacobs

Tanja Jacobs, winner of the 2018 Gina Wilkinson Prize
for an Emerging Female Director 

Past Recipients
2017  Kimberley Rampersad
2016  Kelli Fox
2015  Valerie Planche
2014  Christine Brubaker
2013  Krista Jackson

2012  Ann-Marie Kerr


Award and Nomination Details
Award and Nomination Details

News Releases 
Tanja Jacobs awarded Gina's Prize for 2018   March 10, 2018
Call for Nominations for the Seventh Annual Gina Wilkinson Prize   October 11, 2017
Kimberley Rampersad awarded Gina' Prize for 2017   March 10, 2017


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