Thumbs Up to the Dallas Theater Center’s board of directors for voting to offer the artistic directorship of DTC to Adrian Hall. Hall is founder and artistic director of the Trinity Square Repertory Company in Providence, Rhode Island. The terms of the agreement will allow Hall to continue in his current role at Trinity Square while taking the helm at the Theater Center. As artistic director, Hall’s duties will include “developing a resident professional theater company,” according to DTC’s president William Custard. Hall, a graduate of East Texas State University in Commerce, has received honorary doctorates from Brown University and Rhode Island College. Hall received the Margo Jones Award for support of new playwrights in 1969. He also received a Tony Award in 1981.