Faculty Profile for Vlasta Lee Silhavy

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Vlasta Lee Silhavy
Senior Lecturer — Department of Theatre & Dance
THEA 101
phone: (512) 245-9042

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Writer/Director, Little Red's Thanksgiving. October 2018 - November 2018.
    Performances:
    • San Marcos Public Library.
  • Artistic Director, Greed: Camp Finale. June 2018 - July 2018.
  • Director/Writer, A Leap Through Time. 2017.
  • Artistic Director/Producer, Scallywags & School Kids. 2017.
  • Director, The Miracle Worker. 2015.
    Performances:
    • Angleton High School.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Achievement Award for Teaching, Texas State University. August 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Achievement Award (service), Texas State University. August 25, 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Certificate of Appreciation, American Legion Post 241, Angleton, TX. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Campus Teacher of the Year, Angleton High School. 2014
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Region 4 Teacher of the Year Finalist, Region 4 Education Service Center. 2014

Selected Grants

  • Baer, Ana Carrillo (Principal), Silhavy, Vlasta Lee (Principal). One-Time-Only Funding FY10, Equity and Access Committee, $1500. (Funded: 2016 - 2017). Grant.
  • Baer, Ana Carrillo (Principal), Silhavy, Vlasta Lee (Principal). City of San Marcos Youth Plan, City of San Marcos, $5000. (Funded: 2016 - 2017). Grant.
  • Baer, Ana Carrillo (Principal), Silhavy, Vlasta Lee (Co-Principal). REP, Texas State University, $16000. (Funded: 2016 - 2017). Grant.
  • Silhavy, Vlasta Lee. San Marcos Commission on Children and Youth, Municipal. (Funded: August 1, 2016 - July 1, 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
EDI Hiring Practices Task Force
2021-Present
Coordinator / Organizer
Theatre Arts Master Classes
2021-Present
Member
Diversity and Inclusion Committee
2019-Present
Coordinator
BFA Certification Readers Theatre Troupe
2019-Present
Coordinator
BFA Certification Book Drive
2019-Present