Skyline Theatre Company’s Horizon Award
Skyline’s Horizon Award is given to an individual or group that shows extraordinary support for Skyline’s mission and programs. It gives Skyline an opportunity to applaud a true supporter of the arts in Bergen County. Past recipients include; Jerry Appelstein, ArtPride NJ, Senator Valerie Huttle, Mayor John Cosgrove, 2 Dogs Media and the Sandra S. Kupperman Foundation.
Skyline gives the Horizon Award to a person or organization that shows extraordinary support to Skyline’s mission and programming. Ms. Schamach, a proud mother and grandmother, is a former professional Broadway dancer, actress and model. As an original cast member in the Broadway show Sugar Babies, she was thrilled to work with Hollywood legends Mickey Rooney and Ann Miller for the run of the show, as well as with Ann Jillian, Peter Leeds, Joey Bishop, Anita Morris, Helen Gallagher, Carol Lawrence, Edie Bracken and Rip Taylor. Her other stage credits included Broadway Salutes the New York City Opera at Lincoln Center’s State Theater as well as various Off Broadway and Summer Stock productions. Television credits included appearances on CBS’s Guiding Light and NBC’s Unicorn Tales. A Magna Cum Laude graduate of Queens College with a degree in Theater and Dance, Robin is also a Certified Paralegal and is currently the Cultural Planner and assistant to the Borough Prosecutor for the Borough of Fair Lawn.
Skyline’s distinguished Horizon Award recipients
2009 – Mr. Gerald Appelstein
2010 – Mr. John McEwen, New Jersey Theatre Alliance
2011 – Ms. Jennifer Diminni
2012 – Congresswoman Valerie Vaninieri Huttle
2013 – Mayor John Cosgrove
2014 – Mr. Jim Bumgardner
2015 – Ms. Cynthia Forster
2016 – Mr. Adam Perle, ArtPride NJ
2017 – The Sandra S. Kupperman Foundation
2018 – 2 Dogs Media
2019 – Mr. Robert Kern
2020 – Ms. Robin Schamach