Adam M. Kassim, Kholoud Sawaf, Blayze Teicher, and Sharifa Yasmin are this year’s virtual fellows.
The award given by the Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation will be presented in a virtual ceremony this fall.
A portion of the fund will be designated for New York City-based members.
The two-time Tony Award-winning director will be honored at a gala in March 2020.
Hewett will start the position at the New York City organization in May.
Greco’s accomplishments in theatre were honored at a ceremony last week.
Stage directors and choreographers recognize their peers in 3 categories.
Now in its fourth year, the fellowship honors directors Aprita Mukherjee, Tatiana Pandiani, Mei Ann Teo, Hannah Wolf, and Jenna Worsham.
The new award will honor a director or choreographer for lifetime achievement and distinguished service in the regional theatre.
The SDC Foundation will present the ‘Lion King’ director with this award at a gala event on April 2, 2018.