Congratulations, Dexter!

Young Audiences Arts for Learning Connecticut has just named theater director Dexter J. Singleton as its 2010 Young Audiences of Connecticut Artist of the Year! Singleton is Executive Director of Collective Consciousness Theatre, coming to Tamworth in October to perform Aaron Jafferis's hip-hop play Shakespeare: The Remix at the K. A. Brett School as the kickoff to Jafferis's artist residency at Brett in November. The award is given "in recognition of the work CCT has done with youth and families in schools and communities across Connecticut." Congratulations, Dexter!