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2016 BroadwayWorld Milwaukee Awards Winners Announced - Skylight's VIOLET Wins 4 Awards!


2016 BroadwayWorld Milwaukee Awards Winners Announced - Skylight's VIOLET Wins 4 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 Milwaukee 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
Jeff Schaetzke - Violet - Skylight Music Theater

Best Actor in a Play
Brian Zelinski - A Christmas Carol - Sunset Playhouse

Best Actress in a Musical
Allie Babich - Violet - Skylight Music Theatre

Best Actress in a Play
Donna Daniels - Steel Magnolias - Sunset Playhouse

Best Costume Design
Joanne Cunningham - Wizard of Oz - Tosa West Trojan Players

Best Director of a Musical
Adam Steffan - The Addams Family - Sunset Playhouse

Best Director of a Play
John Maclay - Ella Enchanted - First Stage

Best Musical
Violet - Skylight Music Theatre

Best Play
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Door Shakespeare Company

Best Scenic Design
James Padovano and Scott Prox - Parade - Lake Country Playhouse

Best Youth Actor (under 18)
Jake Koch - SHREK - Lake Country Playhouse

Best Youth Actress (under 18)
KyLee Hennes - Violet - Skylight Music Theatre

Theatre of the Year
Sunset Playhouse

BroadwayHD is exclusive Presenting Sponsor for this year's awards, representing a record-breaking 75 theater regions. Voters participating in this year's awards receive special offers and subscription opportunities to BroadwayHD, whose co-branding will extend through the voting and winners announcements.

Since its launch in 2015, BroadwayHD aims to extend the reach of Broadway to fans old and new, anytime and anywhere. BroadwayHD is the only online streaming service of its kind, offering viewers an unprecedented Broadway experience and access to exclusive live streams. In addition to exclusive live streamed content, BroadwayHD offers subscribers unlimited access to an on-demand library of over 160 Theater Productions from the comfort and convenience of their own homes-or wherever streaming is possible. It's the Broadway you know and love, curated from the stage to your screen."

In June of 2016, BroadwayHD made history with the live stream of Roundabout Theatre Company's "She Loves Me," marking the first-ever Broadway live stream. On January 14, BroadwayHD will live stream Roundabout Theatre Company's "Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical."

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