Author Archives: Kevin Costello

Willie Winners announced!

Willie Award Win­ners 2012–2013, announced at our cer­e­mony on August 11, 2013

Out­stand­ing Pro­duc­tion of a Play: Shawn Car­ring­ton for Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Pro­duc­tion of a Musi­cal: Jim Cole­man for White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Lead Actor in a Musi­cal: Eddie Har­g­reaves as Sey­mour in Lit­tle Shop of Horrors

Out­stand­ing Lead Actress in a Musi­cal: Melissa Esau as Reno Sweeney in Any­thing Goes

Out­stand­ing Lead Actor in a Play: Mike Kiley as Henry Saun­ders in Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Lead Actress in a Play: Sarah Spenker as Mag­gie Saun­ders in Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Sup­port­ing Actor in a Musi­cal: Grady Tay­lor as Lord Eve­lyn Oak­leigh in Any­thing Goes

Out­stand­ing Sup­port­ing Actress in a Musi­cal: Peggy Cole­man as Martha Wat­son in White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Sup­port­ing Actor in a Play: David Nel­son as Bell­hop (Frank) in Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Sup­port­ing Actress in a Play: Andrea D. Daste as Maria Merelli in Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Cameo Per­for­mance: David Bald­win as Ezekiel Fos­ter in White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Set Design: Brian John­son for Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Light­ing Design: Greg Dart for White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Chore­og­ra­phy: Eve­lyn Bar­ney for Any­thing Goes

Out­stand­ing Cos­tume Design: Cathy Hast­ings and Kathie Dixon for White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Musi­cal Direc­tion: Jim Cole­man and Josh Landin for White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Sound Design: Bran­don Chaf­fin for White Christmas

The New­comer Award: Margie Faber

The Vol­un­teer Award: Greg Dart

The William Kar­raker Award: Eliz­a­beth Baldwin

The Fred Bollinger Award: James and Car­olyn Snyder

The Dora Belle Howard Award: Mary Fornaciari

The Tech­ni­cal Award: Syd Lobb

President’s Cita­tions: Hugh Litfin; Tony Franks & St. Mary’s High School; Elaine Orimo & Stock­ton Ballet

The Layne Fields Award: Jim Coleman

The Frank Jones/Clyde Nielsen Founders Award: Bar­bara Crocker

Stockton Civic Theatre announces Willie nominations

SCT is pleased to announce nom­i­na­tions for the 2012–2013 Willie Awards, as selected by 5 judges (work­ing indi­vid­u­ally, not as a team). The win­ners will be announced at the Willies cer­e­mony on Sun­day, August 11, at 6:00 p.m. Tick­ets are $12 per per­son and may be pur­chased at our box office at (209) 473‑2424 or pur­chased online at sctlivetheatre.com. Each nom­i­nee listed below receives one comp ticket…please call the box office to con­firm. CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!

AND THE NOMINEES ARE

Out­stand­ing Cameo Per­for­mance
David Bald­win as Ezekiel Fos­ter in White Christ­mas
Melissa Esau as Rita in White Christ­mas
Matthew Mor­ishige as John in Any­thing Goes
Gabriel Tauro as Luke in Any­thing Goes

Out­stand­ing Sup­port­ing Actor in a Play
Richard Garvin as Tito Morelli in Lend Me a Tenor
David Nel­son as Bell­hop in Lend Me a Tenor
Matt Sac­ulla as Chris in The Ritz

Out­stand­ing Sup­port­ing Actress in a Play
Andie Daste as Maria in Lend Me a Tenor
Jen­nifer Hast­ings as Diana in Lend Me a Tenor
Elaine Sac­ulla as Julia in Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Sup­port­ing Actor in a Musi­cal
Anthony Allen as Audrey 2 in Lit­tle Shop of Hor­rors
Wes­ley Fore­man as Mush­nik in Lit­tle Shop of Hor­rors
Stephen Orr as Gen­eral Henry Waverly in White Christ­mas
Grady Tay­lor as Lord Eve­lyn Oak­leigh in Any­thing Goes

Out­stand­ing Sup­port­ing Actress in a Musi­cal
Peggy Cole­man as Martha Wat­son in White Christ­mas
Rachel Foley as Susan Wat­son in White Christ­mas
Che Franklin as Mrs. Har­court in Any­thing Goes

Out­stand­ing Set Design
Brian John­son for Any­thing Goes
Brian John­son for Lend Me a Tenor
John Lev­en­dowski for Lit­tle Shop of Hor­rors
Kenichi Taka­hashi for White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Cos­tume Design
Elsa Ful­ton for Lend Me a Tenor
Cathy Hast­ings and Kathie Dixon for Any­thing Goes
Cathy Hast­ings and Kathie Dixon for White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Light­ing Design
Greg Dart for Lit­tle Shop of Hor­rors
Greg Dart for White Christ­mas
Greg Dart and Hugh Litfin for Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Sound Design
Bran­don Chaf­fin for Lit­tle Shop of Hor­rors
Bran­don Chaf­fin for White Christ­mas
Brian John­son for Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Chore­og­ra­phy
Eve­lyn Bar­ney for Any­thing Goes
Eve­lyn Bar­ney for White Christ­mas
Jen­nifer Hast­ings and James Reed for Lit­tle Shop of Horrors

Out­stand­ing Musi­cal Direc­tion
Jim Cole­man for Any­thing Goes
Jim Cole­man and Joshua Landin for White Christ­mas
Jon Robin­son for Lit­tle Shop of Horrors

Out­stand­ing Lead Actor in a Play
Michael Kiley as Saun­ders in Lend Me a Tenor
Scott Minor as Gae­tano Pro­clo in The Ritz
Joseph T. Smith as Max in Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Lead Actress in a Play
Sheri Gar­land as Goo­gie Gomez in The Ritz
Sarah Spenker as Mag­gie in Lend Me a Tenor

Out­stand­ing Lead Actor in a Musi­cal
Shaun Baker as Bob Wal­lace in White Christ­mas
Eddie Har­g­reaves as Sey­mour in Lit­tle Shop of Hor­rors
Joshua Landin as Billy Crocker in Any­thing Goes
James Reed as Phil Davis in White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Lead Actress in a Musi­cal
Melissa Esau as Reno Sweeney in Any­thing Goes
Lydia Merriam-Pigg as Audrey in Lit­tle Shop of Hor­rors
Lydia Merriam-Pigg as Betty Haynes in White Christmas

Out­stand­ing Pro­duc­tion of a Play
Shawn Car­ring­ton for Lend Me a Tenor
Richard Garvin for The Ritz

Out­stand­ing Pro­duc­tion of a Musi­cal
Jim Cole­man for Any­thing Goes
Jim Cole­man for White Christ­mas
James Reed for Lit­tle Shop of Hor­rors
Joseph Toon for Grease