Lifetime Award for Excellence in the Arts, 1993

Lifetime Award for Excellence in the Arts, 1993 - Florence B. James

After 30 years of drama instruction in the United States, Florence B. James came to Saskatchewan as a drama instructor at the Saskatchewan School of the Arts from 1950 to 1953, and Drama Consultant to the Saskatchewan Arts Board from 1953 to 1968. She was instrumental in the founding of Globe Theatre in Regina and taught summer drama classes from the University of British Columbia to New York City. Florence James received the Queen's Silver Medal on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of Elizabeth II, the Diplome d'Honneur from the Canadian Conference of the Arts, and a C.D.A. award from the Dominion Drama Festival.