5.04.2017
By Roanoke College News

2017 Media Arts Hall of Fame Inductees

The class of 2017 has nine seniors joining the Student Affairs Media Arts Hall of Fame in recognition for their creative contributions to the college. The students' names will be featured on the Garrett Student Media Lounge Wall of Fame. Last year's class of inaugural honorees included Steph Spector '16, Amber Isham '16, Kayleigh Murphy '16, Lyndee Zeller '16, Nick Wolf '16 and Zach Scherrer '16.

Andrew Miller 

  • Co-Founder - Basically Tarantino Film Festival
  • Producer - "Daylily Day"
  • Writer/Producer/Director - "Out of Darkness" (2017 Basically Tarantino Winner - Most Creative Use of a Required Prop & Most Creative Use of a Required Line)
  • Intern - Morgan Creek Productions  

Omari Chancellor

  • Lead Actor - "Daylily Day"
  • Writer/Producer/Lead Actor - "Out of Darkness" (2017 Basically Tarantino Winner - Most Creative Use of a Required Prop & Most Creative Use of a Required Line)
  • Intern - Morgan Creek Productions  

Brenda Prieto-Velazquez

  • 1st Assistant Camera/Editor - "Daylily Day"
  • Director - "Zombies in Fairyland" (2017 Basically Tarantino Winner - Best Comedy)
  • Colket Center & PR Media Staff  

Daniel Ayers Osborne

  • Composer - "Daylily Day"
  • First and most frequent Homebrew performer
  • Cameo - "The Mackay Pierce Story" (2016 Basically Tarantino Winner - Audience Award)  

Jac Frost

  • Writer/Lead Actress - "Zombies in Fairyland" (2017 Basically Tarantino Winner - Best Comedy)
  • Writer/Lead Actress - "No Excuse" (2016 Basically Tarantino Winner - Most Creative Use of a Required Prop/Line)  

Megan Kraus

  • Producer - "Fair Verona"
  • Lead Actress - "Children of the Ward" (2017 Basically Tarantino Winner - Audience Award)
  • 1st Assistant Director - "Daylily Day"  

Nick Norris

  • Designer - WRKE Atrium Radio Station
  • Sports & Marketing Media Coordinator - Colket Center
  • Assistant Program Director - WRKE  

Alisa Bidwell

  • Director - "No Excuse" (2016 Basically Tarantino Winner - Most Creative Use of a Required Prop/Line)
  • Intern - Grandin Film Lab  

Erin Keating

  • Playwright/Director - "Fair Verona"
  • First Place Drama - "Pater" - 2017 Student Screenplay Contest

Class of 2017 Inductees