2010: Ann Closs-Farley
In addition to being a wildly creative and hugely talented designer, Ann Closs-Farley passionately espouses ideas of using recyclable and thrift store materials in her work. She has a keen interest in current technologies and finds ways to incorporate the innovations used in filmmaking into the world of theatre. Her recent credits include Costume Design for Shanghai Disneyland, Hopscotch: A mobile opera, The Pee-wee Herman Show on Broadway, Disney's Toy Story: The Musical, Women Laughing Alone With Salad at the Kirk Douglas Theatre and soon you will see her work in Zoot Suit at the Taper in the Spring of 2017. In addition to the Sherwood Award, Ann has received an Ovation Award, L.A. Weekly Garlands, and L.A. Drama Critics Circle Awards. Visit AnnClossFarley.com for updates.