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The Passing of Jack Williams

MISC_Jack WilliamsJack Williams, Lucky The Clown on the THE UNCLE AL SHOW, dies at 70 -WCPO Video

Jack Williams was the loving husband to Cheryl Williams; dear father to Julie (Jeff) Zimmer, Jamie Williams and Jennifer (Robert) Ostertag; beloved grandfather to Sylvia, Sophia, Claire and Kate. Jack passed away on December 8, 2019 at the age of 70. Family will receive friends on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Grace Covenant Church, 6420 Bridgetown Road, Cincinnati, OH 45248 beginning at 5:00pm until time of service at 7:00pm. Entombment will Friday, December 13, 2019 beginning at 10:30am at Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum.

Fore more information visit http://www.springgrove.org/obituary.aspx?id=4802

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Excerpt Awards From 2019 OCTA State Convention

OCTA_logoFIRST DATE – Footlighters Inc.

  • Excellence in Costumes – Kristie Marasch & Amanda Marasch
  • Excellence in Musical Direction – Alan Masters
  • Excellence in Vocal Direction – Xan Waddell Jeffery
  • Excellence in Directing – Jerry Wiesenhahn
  • Excellence in Musical Theatre Performance Man #1 – Gregory Shaffer
  • Outstanding in Ensemble – The Cast

THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT – Village Players

  • Outstanding in Acting – Scott Unes
  • Outstanding Use of the Sense of Smell as Satan – Michael Ireland
  • Excellence in Acting – Michael Ireland
  • Excellence in Acting – Chris Payne
  • Excellence in Acting – Rose Vanden Eynden
  • Excellence in a Featured Role – Amy Sullivan
  • Excellence in Light Design – Elena Sokoloski
  • Excellence in Ensemble – The Cast
  • Excellence in Direction – Dan Maloney

LOVE, LOSS AND WHAT I WORE – The Drama Workshop

  • Merit in Direction – Rose Vanden Eynden
  • Excellence in Ensemble – The Cast
  • Excellence in Acting – Kristy Rucker
  • Excellence in Acting – Linda Callahan
  • Outstanding in Sound Design – Jason Cox
  • Outstanding in Sound Design – Rose Vanden Eynden
  • Outstanding in Acting – Holly Sauerbrunn

ORDINARY DAYS – INNOVAtheatre

  • Merit in Light Design- Eric Bardes
  • Excellence in Musical Theatre Performance- Alex Ross
  • Excellence in Ensemble- The Cast
  • Excellence in Directing- Jacqlyn Schott

OUT OF STERNO – Mariemont Players

  • Outstanding in Acting – Patrick Kramer
  • Excellence in Acting – Patricia Mullins
  • Excellence in Acting – Julia Hedges
  • Excellence in Costumes – Peggy Stouffer
  • Excellence in Set Design – Dan Dermody
  • Excellence in Direction – Dan Maloney
  • Merit in Sound Design – Dan Maloney

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Warehouse Clear Out at The Drama Workshop

TDW_VERTThe Drama Workshop is clearing out our warehouse. Everything must go! Costumes, props, furniture, theater seats! If you come get it, you can have it! Free to a good home!  (Or a bad home. We don’t judge.)

Two days. Sat July 27 & Sun July 28. 1-4pm each day.

We’ll start moving things to dumpsters the following weekend. Email tdw.operations@gmail.com with questions. (Just not the question: “Do you have a _____?” We have no working inventory.)

Location is About Space Northside, 4015 Cherry St. Cincinnati 45223.

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2018-2019 Orchid Awards for Tri-County Players

TCP_logoALMOST, MAINE

  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – James Ball
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Robert Buchtman
  • EXCELLENCE IN HOUSE – Koben Hinman

CHRISTMAS ONE ACTS YULE LOVE

  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Jeff Nieman
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Jessie Faye

OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS

  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Bob Buchtman
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Christopher Koonce
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Gloria Sigman
  • EXCELLENCE IN ENSEMBLE – Allie Webber and the Cast
  • EXCELLENCE IN LOBBY DISPLAY – Beth Smith
  • EXCELLENCE IN OVERALL PERFORMANCE QUALITY – Allie Webber and the Cast
  • EXCELLENCE IN SET DESIGN – Rene Saldanha

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2018-2019 Orchid Awards for Sunset Players

SSP_logoIF/THEN

  • EXCELLENCE IN COSTUME DESIGN – Jan Yearout and Cast
  • EXCELLENCE IN HOUSE – Cheryl Henkel
  • EXCELLENCE IN LIGHT DESIGN – Missi Malone
  • EXCELLENCE IN LIGHT EXECUTION – Missi Malone and Carole Treft
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL DIRECTION – Allen Lindsey
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE – Aubrey Wilson
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE – Brenden Blackburn
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE – Janey Elliott
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE – Joy Rolland-Oba
  • EXCELLENCE IN MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCE – Kevin Bell
  • EXCELLENCE IN ORCHESTRAL PERFORMANCE – Allen Lindsey, Lisa Holt, Chuck Kleesattel, Michael Ragan, Alynn Rousselle, Jim Swartwout
  • EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCING – Amelia Burke
  • EXCELLENCE IN PROGRAM – Nancy Anderson and Deb Case
  • EXCELLENCE IN SET DESIGN – Jerry Yearout
  • EXCELLENCE IN SOUND DESIGN – Eric Bardes
  • EXCELLENCE IN SOUND EXECUTION – Eric Bardes

SHERWOOD: THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD

  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Heather Pfeiffer
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Matt Hannifin
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Nick Dunker
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Victoria Kirby-Schwarber
  • EXCELLENCE IN ENSEMBLE – Dennis Murphy and the Cast
  • EXCELLENCE IN PROGRAM – Nancy Anderson, Deb Case and Carrie Mees
  • EXCELLENCE IN PROGRAM ART – Nancy Anderson
  • EXCELLENCE IN STAGE COMBAT – Matt Hannifin

SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY

  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Becky Cole
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Cathy Woodruff
  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Denise A. Schnieders
  • EXCELLENCE IN COSTUME DESIGN – Jan Yearout, Elaine Michael
  • EXCELLENCE IN ENSEMBLE – The Futrelle Sisters (Erin Marie Schwartz, Becky Cole, Denise A. Schnieders and Jeri Nakamura)
  • EXCELLENCE IN LOBBY DISPLAY – Nancy Anderson

YOU’VE CAUGHT US IN OUR SHORTS FOR THE SIXTH TIME

  • EXCELLENCE IN ACTING IN A PLAY – Kaitrin McCoy
  • EXCELLENCE IN ENSEMBLE – Denise A. Schnieders, Dan Maloney and Meagan Blasch
  • EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCING – Amelia Burke and John Wesseling
  • EXCELLENCE IN PROGRAM – Nancy Anderson, Deb Case & Carrie Mees
  • EXCELLENCE IN PROGRAM ART – Nancy Anderson

 

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