Nominees

mat_nominees

2014 Metropolitan Atlanta Theater Award Nominees

Nominees are listed in chronological order

PRESIDENT’S AWARD

Murray Mann (In recognition of a cumulative 10 Nominations or more)

SET DESIGN, MUSICAL 

  • Rich LeCates – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
  • Theresa Dean – Parade
  • Scott Smith – The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Rusty Smith – Oliver!

SET DESIGN, PLAY

  • Steve Worrall & Rial Ellsworth – Play it Again, Sam
  • Ed Palombo – The Lion in Winter
  • Mike Wasson –Agnes of God
  • Chris Shellnutt – The Nerd

SOUND DESIGN, MUSICAL

  • Trini Otero –I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
  • S. Craig McConnell – Young Frankenstein
  • Elliot Beckner – Parade
  • Blaine Clotfelter – The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Deryl Cape – Oliver!

SOUND DESIGN, PLAY

  • Eli Banks – The Crucible
  • Bob Peterson – Mort
  • Murray Mann – The Money in Uncle George’s Suitcase
  • David Buice – 33 Variations

LIGHTING DESIGN, MUSICAL

  • Tyson White – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
  • Elisabeth Cooper – Young Frankenstein
  • Bradley Rudy – The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Jonathan Liles –Always…Patsy Cline

LIGHTING DESIGN, PLAY

  • Harley Gould – Mysterious Connections
  • Bradley Rudy –Play it Again, Sam
  • Daniel Polk – The Crucible
  • Will Brooks – Agnes of God

COSTUMES, MUSICAL

  • Jane Kroessig – Young Frankenstein
  • Marlissa Doss – Parade
  • Brian Brooks & Annette Nullums – The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Kawanna Martin – Oliver!

COSTUMES, PLAY

  • Danielle Gustaveson – Treasure Island
  • Kate Pcholinski – A Few Good Men
  • Erin Bushko – Mort
  • Christi Whitney – The Lion in Winter

CHOREOGRAPHER

  • Colleen Shannon Gaenssley – Young Frankenstein
  • Michelle Davis, Chris Ikner & Johnna Mitchell – Parade
  • Mark Kilgallin – The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Shelby Garrett – Oliver!

MUSIC DIRECTOR

  • Lenae Rose – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
  • Paul Tate – Young Frankenstein
  • Lyn Taylor – Parade
  • Jennifer Loudermilk –The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Annie Cook –Always…Patsy Cline

HONORARY STAGE MANAGER

  • Patty Maquire, The New Depot Players
  • Ken Crease, Lionheart Theatre Company
  • Dawn Zachariah, Act 3 Productions
  • Barbara Jarvis, New Dawn Theater Company
  • Lindsay Sparks, Cherokee Theatre Company
  • Richard Black & Nichole Black, MelloDrama Productions

MINOR SUPPORTING ACTRESS, MUSICAL

  • Johnna Mitchell as “Sally Slaton” – Parade
  • Kandice Arrington as “Minnie McKnight” – Parade
  • Karen Rooker as “Monteen” – Parade
  • Ginger Rodriquez as “Rose Seller” – Oliver!

MINOR SUPPORTING ACTRESS, PLAY

  • Karen Walsh as “Mary Read” –Treasure Island
  • Danielle Gustaveson as “Anne Bonny” – Treasure Island
  • Alyssa Jackson as “Nancy/Dream Girls” – Play it Again, Sam
  • Gina Hay Bryan as “Delightful” – Dearly Departed

MINOR SUPPORTING ACTOR, MUSICAL

  • David Skoke as “Luther Rosser/Mr. Peavy” - Parade
  • Zac Phelps as “Duke” –The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Rob Shotwell as “Noah Claypole” – Oliver!
  • Lamar Crockett as “Padamadan/Grandmaster Chad/Carlos” – Legally Blonde

MINOR SUPPORTING ACTOR, PLAY

  • Nicholas Morgenstern as “Blind Pew/Ben Gunn” – Treasure Island
  • Joel Rose as “Mr. Klemper” – The Boys Next Door
  • Matthew Busch as “Pete” – The Submission
  • Wally Hinds as “Jerry” – A Nice Family Gathering

MAJOR SUPPORTING ACTOR, MUSICAL

  • Daniel Pino as “Igor” – Young Frankenstein
  • Darrell Wofford as “Inspector Kemp/Blind Hermit” – Young Frankenstein
  • Spencer Stephens as “Jim Conley/Newt Lee” – Parade
  • Gary Heffelfinger as “Mr. Sowerberry” –Oliver!
MAJOR SUPPORTING ACTOR, PLAY 

  • Markell Williams as “Lucien P. Smith” – The Boys Next Door
  • Ian Gibson as “Norman Bulanski” – The Boys Next Door
  • Keith Brooks as “Richard” – The Lion in Winter
  • Brink Miller as “Father” – A Nice Family Gathering
  • Spencer Stephens as “The Fool” – King Lear

MAJOR SUPPORTING ACTRESS, MUSICAL

  • Misty Barber as “Inga” – Young Frankenstein
  • Jennifer Loudermilk as “Bad Ass Betty” – The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Katrina Stroup as “Pickles” –The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Amy Shaw as “Patsy Cline” – Always…Patsy Cline

MAJOR SUPPORTING ACTRESS, PLAY

  • Nancy Lowery Powell as “Jonesy” –Mysterious Connections
  • Bethany Voyles as “Sheila” – The Boys Next Door
  • Alesia Silcox as “Agnes” – Agnes of God
  • Suzanne Husting as “Mother Miriam” – Agnes of God

LEADING ACTRESS, MUSICAL

  • Lenae Rose as “Woman 2″ – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
  • Candace Parr as “Woman 3″ – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
  • Lisa Hatt as “Lucille Frank” – Parade
  • Gina Ann Riggs as “Jeannie” – The Great American Trailer Park Musical

LEADING ACTRESS, PLAY

  • Elise Stanton as “Elizabeth Proctor” – The Crucible
  • Kymoura Kennedy as “Emilie” – The Submission
  • Kerrie Harrison as “Katherine Brandt” – 33 Variations
  • Karen Ruetz as “Dr. Martha Livingstone” –Agnes of God

LEADING ACTOR, MUSICAL

  • Matt Tryall as “Man 3″ – I Love  You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
  • Chris Davis as “Leo Frank” – Parade
  • Brian Brooks as “Norbert” – The Great American Trailer Park Musical
  • Rusty Smith as “Fagin” –Oliver!

LEADING ACTOR, PLAY

  • Davin Grindstaff as “Allan Felix” –Play it Again, Sam
  • Brian Brooks as “Henry” – The Lion in Winter
  • Sean O’Rourke as “Carl” – A Nice Family Gathering
  • Stephen Banks as “Ludwig van Beethoven” – 33 Variations

YOUTH AWARD, MUSICAL

  • Jake Smith as “Young Soldier/Frankie Epps” – Parade
  • Piper Gibson as “Mary Phagan” – Parade
  • Benjamin Harding as “Oliver Twist” –Oliver!
  • Dean McKenzie as “The Artful Dodger” – Oliver!

YOUTH AWARD, PLAY

  • Kealy Ford as “Kellye Bonny” – Treasure Island
  • Grant Barron as “Jim Hawkins” – Treasure Island
  • Hayden Lockhart as “Virginia O’Hanlon” – Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus
  • Sophia Netturo as “Chelsey” – The Money in Uncle George’s Suitcase

MOIRA THORNETT DIRECTOR’S AWARD, PLAY

  • Zip Rampy – The Submission - Out of Box Theatre
  • Ed Palombo – The Lion in Winter – Cherokee Theatre Company
  • David Buice –33 Variations – Northside United Methodist Church
  • Leslie McCrary – Agnes of God – The Pumphouse Players

MOIRA THORNETT DIRECTOR’S AWARD, MUSICAL

  • Charlie Miller – Young Frankenstein – OnStage Atlanta
  • Michelle Davis & Chris Ikner – Parade – Act 3 Productions
  • Blaine Clotfelter – The Great American Trailer Park Musical – The Marietta Players
  • Carolyn Choe –Always…Patsy Cline – Out of Box Theatre

BEST ENSEMBLE, PLAY

  • A Few Good Men – Act 3 Productions
  • The Lion in Winter – Cherokee Theatre Company
  • A Nice Family Gathering – The Kudzu Players
  • 33 Variations – Northside United Methodist Church

BEST ENSEMBLE, MUSICAL

  • Young Frankenstein – Onstage Atlanta
  • Parade – Act 3 Productions
  • The Great American Trailer Park Musical – The Marietta Players
  • Always…Patsy Cline – Out of Box Theatre

ORIGINAL WORK

  • Stray Dogs by Matthew Myers
  • Swimming With Jellyfish by Katie Grant Shalin
  • The Song of the Winter by Don Goodner
  • Trash Day by Dave Lauby

BEST OVERALL PERFORMANCE OF A PLAY

  • The Boys Next Door - The Marietta Players
  • The Lion in Winter – Cherokee Theatre Company
  • 33 Variations – Northside United Methodist Church
  • Agnes of God – The Pumphouse Players

BEST OVERALL PERFORMANCE OF A MUSICAL

  • I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change – The New Depot Players
  • Young Frankenstein – OnStage Atlanta
  • Oliver! – MelloDrama Productions
  • Always…Patsy Cline – Out of Box Theatre

BOARD AWARD, PLAY

  • Mercury for Set Design of Treasure Island
  • Justin Stevens as “Danny” in The Submission
  • Murray Sarkin as “Morrie Schwartz” in Tuesdays With Morrie
  • Jared Wright & Logan Timberlake for Sound Design of The Nerd

BOARD AWARD, MUSICAL

  • Amy LeCates for Direction of I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
  • Dewayne Morgan as “Victor Frankenstein/Ensemble” in Young Frankenstein
  • Hannah Chapman as “Nancy” in Oliver!