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December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Berkshires Awards!

Voting is now underway for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Berkshires Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites!

If you haven't voted yet, click here to vote! If you have voted already, tell your friends. Here are the current standings for Berkshires:

Best Actor in a Musical (professional)
Devin Cortez - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 22%
Jefferson McDonald - AVENUE Q - Playhouse Stage Co 18%
Jason Jacoby - SWEENEY TODD - Playhouse Stage Co 13%

Best Actor in a Play (professional)
Oliver Wadsworth - RED MAPLE - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 19%
Christian Ryan - SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 18%
Sean Mellot - MISS BENNETT CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre 14%

Best Actress in a Musical (professional)
Ariana Papaleo - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 16%
Molly McGrath - AVENUE Q - Cohoes Music Hall 13%
Molly Rose McGrath - SWEENEY TODD - Playhouse Stage Co 13%

Best Actress in a Play (professional)
Connie Castanzo - MISS BENNET CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 23%
Jenny Strassburg - SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 16%
Yvonne Perry - RED MAPLE - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 14%

Best Choreogaphy (all venues)
AshleySimone Kirchner & Joey Rosario - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 28%
Ashley DeLane Burger - WORKING: A MUSICAL - Berkshire Theatre Group 25%
Freddy Ramirez - THE FULL MONTY - Capital Repertory Theater 19%

Best Costume Design (all venues)
Howard Tsvi Kaplan - MISS BENNET CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre 20%
Evan Prizant - SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 16%
Asta Bennie Hostetter - WORKING: A MUSICAL - Berkshire Theatre Group 15%

Best Director of a Musical
Michael LoPorto - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse/Playhouse Stage Co 24%
James Barry - WORKING: A MUSICAL - Berkshire Theatre Group 20%
Owen Smith - SWEENEY TODD - Playhouse Stage Co 12%

Best Director of a Play
Margaret E. Hall - RED MAPLE - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 30%
Megan Sandberg-Zakian - LOBBY HERO - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 11%
LOGAN VAUGHN - AMERICA V. 2.1: THE SAD DEMISE & EVENTUAL EXTINCTION OF THE AMERICAN NEGRO - Barrington Stage Company 9%

Best Ensemble (Professional)
IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 28%
WORKING: A MUSICAL - Berkshire Theatre Group 16%
MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre 10%

Best Featured Actor Musical
Luis Herrera - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 13%
Brandon Jones - SWEENEY TODF - Park Playhouse/Playhouse Stage Co 12%
Kevin McGuire - THE FULL MONTY - Capital Repertory Theatre 12%

Best Featured Actor Play
Kevin McGuire - SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 23%
Grayson Powell - MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre 23%
David Girard - SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE - Capital Repertory Theatre 10%

Best Featured Actress Musical
Amanda Serrano - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 28%
Jaygee Macapugay - WORKING: A MUSICAL - Berkshire Theatre Group 13%
AshleySimone Kirchner - AVENUE Q - Playhouse Stage Co 9%

Best Featured Actress Play
Ellen Cribbs - MISS BENNET CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre 24%
Marielle Young - MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 20%
Megan Paluzzi - BASKERVILLE - Theatre Institute at Sage 14%

Best Lighting Design (all venues)
David Sexton - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 26%
Travis McHale - MISS BENNET CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 21%
Oliver Wason - WORKING: A MUSICAL - Berkshire Theatre Group 12%

Best Musical (professional)
IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse/Playhouse Stage Co 33%
THE FULL MONTY - Capital Repertory Theater 18%
WORKING: A MUSICAL - Berkshire Theatre Group 17%

Best New Musical
ROCK AND ROLL MAN 55%
FALL SPRINGS - Barrington Stage Company 45%

Best New Play
MISS BENNET CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre 31%
RED MAPLE - Capital Repertory Theatre 26%
WHAT THE JEWS BELIEVE - Berkshire Theatre Group 15%

Best Play (professional)
SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 23%
MISS BENNET CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre 20%
RED MAPLE - Capital Repertory Theatre 12%

Best Scenic Design
Tim Clow - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse/Playhouse Stage Co 34%
Brian Prather - MISS BENNET CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany, NY 19%
Tim Mackabee - ROCK AND ROLL MAN - Colonial Theatre 10%

Best Sound Design (all venues)
Thomas Rosati - IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 42%
Rider Q. Stanton & Josh D. Smith - SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE - Capital Repertory Theatre 14%
Jane Shaw/Josh D. Smith - MISS BENNET CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY - Capital Repertory Theatre 13%

Outstanding Musical Production
IN THE HEIGHTS - Park Playhouse 42%
WORKING: A MUSICAL - Berkshire Theatre Group 20%
SWEENEY TODD - Playhouse Stage Co 15%

Outstanding Play Production
AMERICA V. 2.1: THE SAD DEMISE & EVENTUAL EXTINCTION OF THE AMERICAN NEGRO - Barrington Stage Company 28%
WHAT WE MAY BE - Berkshire Theatre Group 22%
AMERICAN UNDERGROUND - Barrington Stage Company 18%

Theater of the Year
Park Playhouse/Playhouse Stage Co 39%
Capital Repertory Theatre 28%
Berkshire Theatre Group 25%

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December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Berkshires Awards!



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