2018-2019 Orchid & OCTAfest Convention Awards

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NAMED AWARDS

  • ART ROUSE AWARD – Laureen Catlin
  • MARIO PITOCCO AWARD – Art Kibby
  • ROGER GROOMS AWARD – Tom Peters
  • PRESIDENT’S AWARD – Amanda Emmons Shumate
  • RISING STAR AWARD – Chad Brinkman & Amanda Marasch (FLI), Vincent Eldridge (LSC), Peyton Hahn (MCP), Adrianna Hartmann (ACTUP), Alexa Justice (TDW), Nancy Kammer (CSP), Mary Ingram King (BPI), Jackie Miesle (MPI), Allie Webber (TCP) & Nick Young (SSP)
  • SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY THEATRE AWARD – Perry Gary & Vikki Rafferty

EXCERPTS INVITED TO REPRESENT THE SOUTHWEST REGION AT STATE

  • THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT – Village Players
  • LOVE, LOSS AND WHAT I WORE – The Drama Workshop
  • ORDINARY DAYS – INNOVAtheatre
  • OUT OF STERNO – Mariemont Players
  • FIRST DATE – Footlighters Inc. (Alternate, but performing at State)

EXCERPT AWARDS

ALMOST, MAINE
Stagecrafters, Inc.

  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING AS HOPE – JENNIFER DAVIS
  • MERIT IN ENSEMBLE AS SHELLY IN THEY FELL – ELIZABETH BEATTY
  • MERIT IN ENSEMBLE AS DEENA IN THEY FELL – JESSICA FAYE

FIRST DATE
Footlighters Inc.

  • MERIT IN SET DESIGN – Gary Rogers
  • MERIT IN PROPS/SCENIC ELEMENTS – Caitlin brown
  • MERIT IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE – Matt Santeler
  • MERIT IN CHOREOGRAPHY – Jerry Wiesenhahn
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE – Bj Simpson
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE – First Date Cast

THE FOREIGNER
Mason Community Players

  • No awards

THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT
Village Players

  • OUTSTANDING IN ENSEMBLE
  • OUTSTANDING IN ACTING – Chris Payne
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING – Michael Ireland
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING – Scott Unes
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING – Amy Sullivan
  • EXCELLENCE IN DIRECTION – Dan Maloney
  • MERIT IN ACTING – Meagan L. Blasch
  • MERIT IN ACTING – Nathan Henegar

LOVE, LOSS AND WHAT I WORE
The Drama Workshop

  • Merit in Acting – Mary Stone
  • Merit in Acting – Linda Berman Callahan
  • Excellence in Acting – Kristy Rucker
  • Excellence in Ensemble – The Cast

MUSICAL OF MUSICALS THE MUSICAL
Cincinnati Music Theatre

  • MERIT IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE: Elizabeth Beiting-Lipps
  • MERIT IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE: Kendra Struthers
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE: Brian Anderson
  • OUTSTANDING IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE: Luka Ashley Carter

NATIVITY ON THE SQUARE
Tri-County Players

  • MERIT IN DIRECTION – JAMES BALL
  • EXCELLENCE IN ORIGINAL WORK – TOM S. LONG
  • MERIT IN ENSEMBLE – THE CAST
  • MERIT IN ACTING AS HOMELESS WOMAN – JESSICA FAYE

ORDINARY DAYS
INNOVAtheatre

  • Eric Bardes – Excellence in Lighting
  • Jacqlyn Schott & Cast – Excellence in Costuming
  • Alex Ross – Outstanding in Musical Theatre Performance
  • Elanor Morris – Outstanding in Musical Theatre Performance
  • Anna Masla – Outstanding in Musical Theatre Performance
  • Jordan Fredericks – Outstanding in Musical Theatre Performance
  • Ron Attreau – Outstanding in Musical Direction
  • Jacqlyn Scott – Outstanding in Direction
  • The Cast and Crew – Outstanding in Ensemble

OUT OF STERNO
Mariemont Players Inc.

  • OUTSTANDING IN ENSEMBLE
  • OUTSTANDING IN ACTING – Patricia Mullins
  • OUTSTANDING IN ACTING  -Julia Hedges
  • OUTSTANDING IN ACTING – Patrick Kramer
  • EXCELLENCE IN DIRECTION – Dan Maloney
  • EXCELLENCE IN SET DESIGN – Dan Dermody
  • EXCELLENCE IN COSTUMES – Peggy Stouffer
  • EXCELLENCE IN LIGHTING DESIGN – Dan Maloney
  • EXCELLENCE IN SOUND DESIGN – Dan Maloney
  • MERIT IN ACTING – Darren Lee

OVER THE TAVERN
Beechmont Players Inc.

  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING – Chessie Vigran
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING – Luke Randazzo
  • MERIT IN ACTING – Thomas Stricker
  • MERIT IN ACTING – Jessie Faye
  • MERIT IN DIRECTION – Richard Zenk

ROSE’S DILEMMA
Milford Theatre Guilde

  • MERIT IN ACTING AS ARLENE – ELIZABETH HICKERSON

THE SAVANNAH SIPPING SOCIETY
Fairfield Footlighters

  • Outstanding in Acting – Amy Sullivan
  • Merit in Ensemble – Heidi Schiller & Cast

SHERWOOD: THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD
Sunset Players

  • MERIT IN COSTUMES – DENNIS MURPHY
  • MERIT IN COSTUMES – ANN ANDRIACCO
  • MERIT IN FIGHT CHOREOGRAPHY – MATT HANNAFIN

VANYA AND SONYA AND MASHA AND SPIKE
CenterStage Players

  • MERIT IN ACTING AS NINA – ADRIANNA BORIS

ORCHID AWARDS

The Orchid Awards are presented at the end of each season determined by an adjudication system of providing three judges per production for each of the ACT of Greater Cincinnati member groups. Orchid awards for the 2017-2018 Season:

 

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