After being dedicated to the theater education sector for more than 20 years, Robert Fowler of Chesterfield is among the five honorees for Educational Theatre Association Hall of Fame for 2019.
Teaching since 1972, Fowler has used his extensive expertise and knowledge to develop the instructional series Practical Technical Theatre, which has been used in more than 2,000 schools worldwide. Fowler has received the EdTA Standing Ovation Award, President’s Award, awards from Arizona and Florida Thespians, and has been inducted into the Missouri Theatre Hall of Fame. In addition, Fowler was recognized as Missouri Theatre Educator of the Year.
In addition to his accolades, Fowler has also funded over $35,000 in theatre educational scholarships and has presented over 200 workshops at state and national conferences.