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Arvada Center receives a record-breaking 29 Henry Award Nominations!

The 2018 Colorado Theatre Guild’s Henry Awards have been announced, and the Arvada Center has received a record-breaking 29 nominations for awards that recognize our theatre season, directors, designers, actors and ensemble! Our adaption of Sense and Sensibility is the most honored play of the year, and other nominations include recognition of Outstanding Season, directoral nominations for both plays and musicals, and 10 nominations for design

Keep reading for the complete list, and congrats to everyone nominated! Read the list of all nominees from around the city here.

Established in 2006, the Henry Awards serve as the Colorado Theatre Guild’s annual fundraising event. The awards are named for longtime local theatre producer Henry Lowenstein. Nominations are determined through a judging process conducted by more than 45 statewide theatre reporters, educators and assigned judges.

 

Outstanding Season for a Theatre Company

Outstanding Production of a Play

  • All My Sons, Directed by Lynne Collins

All My Sons cast photo, M. Gale Photography 2018

  • Sense and Sensibility, Directed by Lynne Collins

M. Gale Photography 2018

Outstanding Production of a Musical

  • Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Directed by Gavin Mayer, Musical Direction by Roberto Sinha

M. Gale Photography 2017

Outstanding Direction of a Play

  • Lynne Collins, All My Sons

Regina Fernandez and Sam Gregory in All My Sons
M. Gale Photography 2018

  • Lynne Collins, Sense and Sensibility

Regina Fernandez and Geoffrey Kent in Sense and Sensibility, M. Gale Photography 2018

Outstanding Direction of a Musical

  • Rod A. Lansberry, A Chorus Line

M. Gale Photography 2017

  • Gavin Mayer, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Sarah Rex in Joseph… M. Gale Photography 2017

Outstanding Musical Direction

  • Roberto Sinha, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Outstanding Actor in a Play

  • Lance Rasmussen, Sense and Sensibility

Lance Rasmussen and Jessica Robblee, M. Gale Photography 2018

Outstanding Actress in a Play

  • Jessica Robblee, Sense and Sensibility

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Play

  • Geoffrey Kent, All My Sons

Geoffrey Kent, M. Gale Photography 2018

  • Zachary Andrews, Sense and Sensibility

Regina Fernandez, Zachary Andrews and Jessica Robblee. M. Gale Photography 2018

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Play

  • Jessica Austgen, Sense and Sensibility

Jessica Austgen, M. Gale Photography 2018

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical

  • Stephen Day, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Aaron Young and Stephen Day, M. Gale Photography 2017

Outstanding Ensemble Performance

  • A Chorus Line

M. Gale Photography 2017

  • Sense and Sensibility

Outstanding Choreography

  • Kitty Skillman Hilsabeck, A Chorus Line
  • Kitty Skillman Hilsabeck, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Outstanding Costume Design

  • Clare Henkel, Sense and Sensibility
  • Clare Henkel, Sunday in the Park with George

M. Gale Photography 2018

  • Drew Mathisen, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Outstanding Lighting Design

  • Shannon McKinney, Sunday in the Park with George

Outstanding Scenic Design

  • Brian Mallgrave, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
  • Brian Mallgrave, Sense and Sensibility
  • Brian Mallgrave, Sunday in the Park with George

M. Gale Photography 2018

Outstanding Sound Design

  • Jason Ducat, All My Sons
  • Jason Ducat, Sense and Sensibility
  • David Thomas, Sunday in the Park with George