Congratulations to former SMPAC Council Board Director and South Milwaukee High School graduate Michael Cotey, the recipient of a GRADUATE OF THE LAST DECADE (GOLD) AWARD presented by the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.
Michael Cotey received a BFA in Theater-Acting in 2008 and is the Founding Artistic Director of Youngblood Theatre Company in Milwaukee. Cotey’s Youngblood Theatre Company did “terrific work that changed the landscape of Milwaukee Theatre” (Milwaukee Magazine). His role with Youngblood included directing, acting and producing 16 plays that brought fresh theatrical experiences to Milwaukee audiences. Awards will be presented at Milwaukee’s Hyatt Regency on November 14.