CONGRATULATES ITS WINNERS & NOMINEES
AT THE 47th ANNUAL ENCORE AWARDS
RECOGNIZING EXCELLENCE IN THEATRE FOR
THE 2015-2016 SEASON!
THE WINNERS WERE ANNOUNCED AT
THE AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP CEREMONY ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2016
AT THE TOBY AT THE INDIANAPOLIS MUSEUM OF ART
FIVE TELLERS DANCING IN THE RAIN
BEST PRODUCTION OF A PLAY (COMBINED CATEGORY) –
JOHN KASTNER, producer
BEST DIRECTOR OF A COMEDY – DOUG DAVIS
BEST ENSEMBLE IN A PLAY (COMBINED CATEGORY) –
The cast: Jean Adams, Kelly Haas, Tanya Haas, Jill Whelan,
Kristen Wilson & Elizabeth Wysong Berg
BEST SET DECORATION OF A COMEDY – JOHN KASTNER & DOUG DAVIS
BEST SOUND DESIGN FOR A COMEDY – JOHN KASTNER
BEST STAGE MANAGER OF A PLAY (COMBINED CATEGORY) – KELLY HAAS
BEST LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA - NOLAN HARDAWAY
BEST MINOR SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA – DAN FLAHIVE
BEST MINOR SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA – ZAC TAYLOR
BEST SOUND BOARD OPERATOR FOR A DRAMA – RYAN CONKIN
BEST SOUND DESIGN FOR A DRAMA – JOHN KASTNER
2015 - 2016 Judge’s Special Award
To John Kastner for the creation and implementation of video montages used throughout the production which mixed reality into the fictional tv shows in Doctor Cerberus at StageWorthy Productions
This was SWP’s most rewarded season at the Encores, scoring
7 awards from 11 nominations; as well as being honored with one of only four Judges Specials presented this year for outstanding merit outside of the competitive fields.
SWP also earned its first tech awards in its ten year history (for set decoration, sound design, sound presentation and stage management)!
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