2016 BroadwayWorld Wichita Awards Winners Announced - Julia Faust Wins Two Awards!
Votes are cast; polls are closed; and results have been tabulated! This was our biggest year yet! After a record number of voters in more than 75 regions worldwide, BroadwayWorld is very excited to announce the 2016 Wichita winners! Thanks to all who voted, and huge congratulations to all the winners!
Check back in October 2017 when the public nomination period will once again open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards.
And the winners are....
Best Actor in a Musical (local)
Shane Schrag - Rocky Horror - Signature Theatre
Best Actor in a Play (local)
Dan E. Campbell - Death of a Salesman - Wichita Community Theatre
Best Actress in a Musical (local)
Julia Faust - [title of show] - Wichita Community Theatre
Best Actress in a Play (local)
Julia Faust - A Streetcar Named Desire - Signature Theatre
Best Choreographer (local)
Ann-Marie Rogers - [title of show] - Wichita Community Theatre
Best Costume Design - Play or Musical (local)
TIIA E. TORCHIA - Beauty & The Beast - MTW
Best Director/Musical (local)
Dan E. Campbell and Ann-Marie Rogers - [title of show] - Wichita Community Theatre
Best Director/Play (local)
Crystal Meek - A Christmas Story - Wichita Community Theatre
Best Music Director - Play or Musical (local)
Lydia Harbutz - [title of show] - Wichita Community Theatre
Best Musical (local)
[title of show] - Wichita Community Theatre
Best Play (local)
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Wichita Shakespeare Company
Best Scenic Design - Play or Musical (local)
J BRANSON - Beauty and the Beast - Music Theatre Wichita
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