Theatre Awards 2018

GIPPSLAND ASSOCIATED THEATRE AWARDS
* WINNERS & NOMINATIONS 2018
MUSICAL THEATRE

MOST OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR – Male
* Josh Gardiner, Peter Allen – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Corey Bruerton
, Mark – Rent, Off the Leash
Tim Gesell, Daddy Warbucks – Annie, Leongatha
Daragh Wills, Roger – Rent, Off the Leash

MOST OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR – Female
* Meg Watson-Jinette, Mimi – Rent, Off the Leash
Kerryn Moren
, Grace Farrell – Annie, Leongatha

MOST OUTSTANDING SUPPORT ACTOR – Male
* Daniel McPherson, Angel – Rent, Off the Leash
Brad Boucher
, Rooster Hannigan – Annie, Leongatha
David Lamb, Tom Collins – Rent, Off the Leash

MOST OUTSTANDING SUPPORT ACTOR – Female
* Michaela Philp, Maureen – Rent, Off the Leash
Abigail Boucher
, Liza Minnelli – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Michelle dal Masetto, Miss Hannigan – Annie, Leongatha
Bron Kalos, Judy Garland – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi

MOST OUTSTANDING HAIR AND MAKEUP DESIGN
* Bronwyn Beach – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Bronwyn Beach / Kerrin Barker
Annie, Leongatha
Rachel O’Dwyer / Kylie Sinclair / Keira CollinsRent, Off the Leash

MOST OUTSTANDING SET DESIGN
* Colin Mitchell – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Colin Mitchell
Annie, Leongatha
Off the Leash TheatreRent, Off the Leash

MOST OUTSTANDING COSTUME DESIGN
* Colin Mitchell – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Carolyn Dzur
Rent, Off the Leash
Colin MitchellAnnie, Leongatha

MOST OUTSTANDING LIGHTING DESIGN
* Trevor Wyhoon – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Noah & Daniel – Av Outputs Pty Ltd
Rent, Off the Leash
Stuart LenthallAnnie, Leongatha

MOST OUTSTANDING SOUND
* Brett Van Hoorn – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
David Cuthbertson
Rent, Off the Leash
Brett Van HoornAnnie, Leongatha

MOST OUTSTANDING PROGRAM
* Jo Howell / Wilma Western – Annie, Leongatha
David WallThe Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi

MOST OUTSTANDING MUSICAL DIRECTOR
* Esther White – Rent, Off the Leash
Dan Moldrich
 – Annie, Leongatha
Kirk SkinnerThe Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi

MOST OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHER
* Rose Wray-McCann –The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Rachel O’Dwyer
Rent, Off the Leash
Lisa Pellin /Adrian Darakai / Emily LaughlinAnnie, Leongatha

MOST OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR
* Brad Beach –The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Kerryn Lockhart – Annie, Leongatha
Todd MillerRent, Off the Leash

MOST OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION
* Wonthaggi Theatrical Group – The Boy from Oz
Leongatha Lyric Theatre
– Annie
Off the Leash Theatre – Rent

DRAMA/COMEDY
MOST OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR – Male
* Todd Miller, Gerardo Escobar – Death and the Maiden, Off the Leash
Adrian Chance Darakai
, Benedick – Much Ado About Nothing, Warragul
Steve Wiegerink, Ken Gorman – Rumors, MOaRTZ

MOST OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR – Female
* Melita Tough, Paulina Salas – Death and the Maiden, Leongatha
Laura Muranty
, Sandra – The Boys, Wonthaggi
Isabella Stephens, Beatrice – Much Ado About Nothing, Warragul

MOST OUTSTANDING SUPPORT ACTOR – Male
* David Baggallay, Dr Roberto Miranda – Death and the Maiden, Leongatha
Nick Carver, Glenn – The Boys, Wonthaggi
Greg Durkin, Ernie Cusack – Rumors, MOaRTZ
Bruce Grainger, Marvin – California Suite, Leongatha
Mike Pullar, Glen Cooper – Rumors, MOaRTZ

MOST OUTSTANDING SUPPORT ACTOR – Female
* Amy Moss, Chris Gorman – Rumors, MOaRTZ
Tracie McDonald
, Margaret – Minefields and Miniskirts, Off the Leash
Evy Nye, The Scientist – The Web, FAMDA
Annette O’Shea, Kathy – Minefields and Miniskirts, Off the Leash

MOST OUTSTANDING HAIR AND MAKEUP DESIGN
* Sue Thompson /Annette O’Shea – Rumors, MOaRTZ
Jaive McEwan
California Suite, Leongatha
Warragul Theatre CompanyMuch Ado About Nothing, Warragul
Tania PellThe Web, FAMDA

MOST OUTSTANDING SET DESIGN
*Mike Pullar /Annette O’Shea – Rumors, MOaRTZ
Bernadette Grainger / Peter McAlpine
California Suite, Leongatha
David TattersallDeath and the Maiden, Leongatha
Deece CampbellMuch Ado About Nothing, Warragul

MOST OUTSTANDING COSTUME DESIGN
* Annette O’Shea – Rumors, MOaRTZ
Sandy Rippingale / Peter McAlpine
California Suite, Leongatha
Warragul Theatre CompanyMuch Ado About Nothing,  Warragul

MOST OUTSTANDING LIGHTING DESIGN
* Garry Boast – Death and the Maiden, Leongatha
Jayson Bowles
Much Ado About Nothing, Warragul
Annette O’Shea / John TeagueRumors, MOaRTZ
Andrew OldroydThe Web, FAMDA

MOST OUTSTANDING SOUND
* Chris Gale Death and the Maiden, Leongatha
* Luke Cassidy / Todd Miller – Minefields and Miniskirts, Off the Leash
Warragul Theatre CompanyMuch Ado About Nothing, Warragul
Chris DickinsThe Web,  FAMDA

MOST OUTSTANDING PROGRAM
* Laurie Martin Death and the Maiden, Leongatha
Warragul Theatre CompanyMuch Ado About Nothing,  Warragul
Dot TeagueRumors,  MOaRTZ

MOST OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR
* David Tattersall – Death and the Maiden, Off the Leash
Annette O’Shea
Rumors, MOaRTZ
Steve WiegerinkMuch Ado About Nothing, Warragul

MOST OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION
* Leongatha Lyric Theatre – Death and the Maiden
Off the Leash Theatre – Minefields and Miniskirts
MOaRTZ Theatre – Rumors

GIPPSLAND THEATRE
MOST OUTSTANDING YOUTH PERFORMANCE – Male
* Taj Cooper, Young Peter – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
Will Thatcher, Fred – The Web, FAMDA
Chenneth Weeraratne, Travis – The Web, FAMDA

MOST OUTSTANDING YOUTH PERFORMANCE – Female
* Grace Farmer, Annie – Annie, Leongatha
Indigo Aurora
, Molly – Annie, Leongatha
Dayna Tampaline, Hero – Much Ado About Nothing, Warragul

MOST OUTSTANDING CAMEO PERFORMANCE  
* Louise Dower, Multiple Roles – Rent, Off the Leash
John Black
, Officer Welch – Rumors, MOaRTZ
Todd Miller, The Soldier – Minefields and Miniskirts, Off the Leash
Evy Nye, The Girl – California Suite, Leongatha

MOST OUTSTANDING SMALL ENSEMBLE – 6 Persons or Less  
* The Tango Dancers – Rent, Off the Leash
Visitors from Philadelphia
California Suite, Leongatha
The Watch (Dogberry & Associates)Much Ado About Nothing, Warragul
The ParentsRent, Off the Leash

MOST OUTSTANDING LARGE ENSEMBLE
* The Ensemble Members – Rent, Off the Leash
The Orphans
Annie, Leongatha
The RockettesThe Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi

MOST OUTSTANDING TECHNICAL ACHIEVEMENT
* Projections – The Boy from Oz, Wonthaggi
The Film of Angel Removing MakeupRent, Off the Leash