2012 Young Artist Award Nominee for Best in Live Theatre 2012 Young Artist Award Nominee for Best Performance in a TV Series, Guest Starring 10 and under
2011 Denver Post Ovation Award Winner for Best Supporting Actor,
2010 Suzi Bass Award Nominee for Best Musical (I Dream)
LOS ANGELES, CA – JANUARY 27: Niles Fitch attends the 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 27, 2019, in Los Angeles, California. 480620 (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Turner)
ARCHIVIST and HISTORIAN
Dale Shields is a professor of theatre, director, and actor (Broadway, Off Broadway, Off Off Broadway and Regional).
The 2017 winner of The Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Award®, 2017 and 2015 Tony® award nominee for the Excellence in Theatre Education Award, and the winner of the 2017 AUDELCO/"VIV" Special Achievement Award. On the web, he is the archivist and historian of Iforcolor.org and Black Theatre/African American Voices [Facebook] (theatre, music, and art). He has taught classes and workshops at Susquehanna University, Denison University, Randolph-Macon College, Macalester College, The College of Wooster, Ohio University, Wayne State University, The University of Akron and the Joseph Papp Public Theatre (NYSF).
B.F.A. and M.F.A. degree from Ohio University.