Grand Awards Nominations for the 2010-11 Season are out and we received 27 nominations—one of the highest totals for any theatre at any time! Congratulations to the 900+ Volunteers, guest artists and Civic staff for creating such a wonderful season.
Ms. Notter, receives special accolades for her productions of Hello, Dolly; Hairspray and Blues Clues Live; Mr. Len and Mr. Fowle locked in both their categories by garnering all three nominations!
Thank you all for making this possible and join us October 16 celebrating local theatre achievement, but more importantly, scholarships for students. Grand Awards and its participating theatres award over $5000 in scholarships every year. Tickets will be available soon online or through our box office.
2011 GRCT Nominations
Outstanding Production for Theatre for Young Audiences: Blue’s Clues Live!
Outstanding Production for Theatre for Young Audiences: Fame
Lead Actor in a Play: Rob Thomasma (Otto Frank), The Diary of Anne Frank
Supporting Actress in a Play: Eva Switek (Mrs. VanDaan),The Diary of Anne Frank
Outstanding Musical: Hello Dolly
Outstanding Musical: Hairspray
Lead Actress in a Musical: Jolene Frankey (Tracy), Hairspray
Lead Actress in a Musical: Nancy Wagner (Dolly), Hello Dolly
Lead Actor in a Musical: Scott Mellema (Hook), Peter Pan
Lead Actor in a Musical: Todd Avery (Edna), Hairspray
Supporting Actress in a Musical: Lisa Butler Whitley (Motormouth Maybelle), Hairspray
Supporting Actress in a Musical: Aubrey Talbot-VanAntwerp (Velma), Hairspray
Supporting Actor in a Musical: Richard Carnegie (Seaweed), Hairspray
Supporting Actor in a Musical: Mike Frankey (Link), Hairspray
Director of a Musical: Penelope Notter, Hello Dolly
Director of a Musical: Penny Notter, Hairspray
Music Direction: Wright McCargar,Hairspray
Music Direction: Charles Hutchins, Hello Dolly
Choreography: William Schutte, Hairspray
David Len, Hello Dolly
David Len, Peter Pan
David Len, Hairspray
Robert Fowle, Hairspray
Robert Fowle, Hello Dolly
Robert Fowle, Peter Pan
Lighting Design: Keith Oberfeld, Hairspray
Lighting Design: Catherine Marlett Dreher, Peter Pan