Wednesday, January 28, 2015

OLNEY THEATRE CENTER RECEIVES RECORD-BREAKING 17 HELEN HAYES AWARD NOMINATIONS!

 

The Nominations Are In!

Clockwise from top: HOW TO SUCCEED... , COLOSSAL, I AND YOU. (Photos: Stan Barouh)

Olney Theatre Center received 17 Helen Hayes Awards Nominations for the 2014 Season:

  • Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical, Hayes Production: George Dvorsky - How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying; Lawrence Redmond - How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
  • Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical, Hayes Production:
    Sherri L. Edelen - How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
  • Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical, Hayes Production: Sam Ludwig - How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
  • The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play, Hayes Production:
    Joseph Carlson – Colossal
  • Outstanding Ensemble in a Musical, Hayes Production: How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
  • Outstanding Ensemble in a Play, Hayes Production: Colossal
  • Outstanding Sound Design, Hayes Production: Christopher Baine – Colossal
  • Outstanding Lighting Design, Hayes Production: Colin K. Bills – Colossal
  • Outstanding Choreography in a Play, Hayes Production: Ben Cunis (Fight & Movement Choreographer) and Christopher D'Amboise (Choreographer) – Colossal
  • Outstanding Musical Direction, Hayes Production: Christopher Youstra - How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
  • Outstanding Director of a Musical, Hayes Production: Jason Loewith - How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
  • Outstanding Director of a Play, Hayes Production: Will Davis – Colossal
  • The Charles MacArthur Award for Outstanding Original New Play or Musical: Andrew Hinderaker – Colossal; Lauren Gunderson - I And You
  • Outstanding Musical, Hayes Production: How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
  • Outstanding Play, Hayes Production: Colossal

Congratulations to our Artistic Associates who were nominated for their fantastic work at other area theaters:

  • Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical, Hayes Production: Bobby Smith - The Threepenny Opera at Signature Theatre
  • Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical, Hayes Production: Donna Migliaccio - Sunday in the Park with George at Signature Theatre
  • Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play, Hayes Production: Susan Lynskey - The BFG at Imagination Stage
  • The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play, Hayes Production: Rick Foucheux - Freud's Last Session at Theater J
  • Outstanding Lighting Design, Helen Production: Colin K. Bills - Twelfth Night at Synetic Theater
  • Outstanding Lighting Design, Hayes Production: Colin K. Bills - The Totalitarians at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
  • Outstanding Set Design, Hayes Production: Misha Kachman - Marie Antoinette at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
  • Outstanding Choreography in a Musical, Helen Production: Michael J. Bobbitt - Miss Nelson is Missing at Adventure Theatre-MTC

Also, congratuations to our Resident Carpenter, James (Joey) Caverly, for his nomination for The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play, Hayes Production, for Tribes at Studio Theatre.

The 31th Annual Helen Hayes Awards will be held on Monday, April 6, 2015.

For more information about the Helen Hayes Awards and a full list of nominees, click here.

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