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First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Boise Awards; Huckleberry Star Theater's THE MUSIC MAN Leads Best Musical

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2022 BroadwayWorld Boise Standings - 11/21/22

Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical
Nikki Wessleman - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 28%
Brooklynn Blair - CINDERELLA - Lance Theatricals 27%
Katie Shuter Rompala - HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 17%
Shannon Peterson - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 14%
Shannon Peterson - BRIGADOON - Meridian HS Drama 10%
Amy O'Brien - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 4%

Best Costume Design Of A Play Or Musical
Annie McKinney - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 24%
Diane Kulin - 'INTO THE WOODS' - Boise Music Week 11%
Annie McKinney - BRIGADOON - Meridian HS Drama 9%
Teresa Sorensen - BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL - Stage Coach Theatre 9%
Annie McKinney - PUFFS - Boise Little Theater 8%
Jean Andrews - MATILDA - The Music Theatre of Idaho 8%
Shannon Peterson - BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - Stage Coach Theatre 8%
Shannon Peterson - THESE SHINING LIVES - Boise little theater 8%
Annie McKinney - HEATHERS - Boise Little Theater 7%
Elizabeth Greeley - THE TROUBLE OF TOURISTS - Stage Coach Theatre 3%
Paula Culet - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 3%
Teresa Sorensen - BEN HUR - Stage Coach Theatre 2%
Chanté Thornton Hamann - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 0

Best Direction Of A Musical
Julie Thimmig - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 34%
Larry Dennis - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 17%
Kelliey Chavez - BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL - Stage Coach Theatre 15%
Annie McKinney - BRIGADOON - Meridian HS Drama 11%
Todd King - HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 9%
Patti Finley - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 7%
Gordon Reinhart - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - BSU 4%
Rory Pelsue - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 2%

Best Direction Of A Play
Frank White - ARSENIC AND OLD LACE - Boise Little Theatre 48%
Doug Clemens - THE CURIOUS SAVAGE - Stage Coach Theatre 19%
Curtis Ransom - BEN-HUR - Stagecoach theater 17%
Jeanna Vickery - NOISES OFF - Boise Little Theatre 11%
Ian Taylor - LOVE, LIES, AND THE DOCTORS DILEMMA - Stage Coach Theatre 5%

Best Ensemble Performance
THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 25%
YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN - Lance theatricals 15%
HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 13%
CURIOUS SAVAGE - Stagecoach Theatre 10%
THESE SHINING LIVES - Boise Little Theater 7%
NOISES OFF - Boise Little Theatre 5%
BRIGADOON - Meridian High Dramas 5%
THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - The Music Theatre of Idaho 5%
INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 4%
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 3%
PUFFS - Boise Little Theatre 3%
THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 3%
THE SOUND OF MUSIC - The Music Theatre of Idaho 2%
ROMEO AND JULIET - Boise Bard Players 1%
THE SHAPE OF WATER - Boise Phil 1%

Best Lighting Design Of A Play Or Musical
Curtis Ransom - BEN HUR - Stage Coach Theatre 34%
Dan Allers - THE TROUBLE WITH TOURISTS - Stage Coach Theatre 25%
Dan Allers - MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS - Stage Coach Theatre 21%
Kenrick Fisher - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 21%

Best Music Direction & Orchestra Performance
Skyler Wixom - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 21%
Decker Hinckley - HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theatre 18%
Barbara Oldenburg and Kelley Smith - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 15%
JeNeale Hill - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 15%
Decker Hinckley - YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BRKWN - Lance theatricals 14%
Emily Roundy - THE SOUND OF MUSIC - The Music Theatre of Idaho 7%
Kelley Smith - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 4%
Emily Roundy - MATILDA - The Music Theatre of Idaho 3%
Kelly Green - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music week 2%
Eric Garcia - THE SHAPE OF WATER - Boise Phil 1%

Best Musical
THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 18%
THE LITTLE MERMAID - Starlight Mountain Theater 17%
YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN - Lance theatricals 13%
INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 12%
HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 10%
BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL - Stage Coach Theatre 7%
THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - The Music Theatre of Idaho 7%
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 5%
BRIGADOON - Meridian High Dramas 4%
LITTLE WOMEN - Music Theatre of Idaho 4%
THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 3%

Best New Play Or Musical
THE TROUBLE WITH TOURISTS - Stagecoach Theatre 45%
THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 41%
THEY/OLVIDAR - Stage Coach Theatre 14%

Best Performer In A Musical
Calandra Hames - CINDERELLA - Lance theatricals 18%
Joseph Stevenson - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 12%
Bryant Lance - YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN - Lance theatricals 7%
Lindsay Whittig - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star 7%
Leta Harris Neustaedter - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 7%
Abby Price - HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 6%
Ben Clegg - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 6%
Brynn LaFleur - BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL - Stage Coach Theatre 6%
Adam Farnsworth - BRIGADOON - Meridian HS Drama 4%
Gregg Irwin - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 4%
Mac Fishman - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - The Music Theatre of Idaho 4%
Kiala Siman - BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL - Stage Coach Theatre 3%
Taylor Vickers - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 3%
Eliot Dehaven - CINDERELLA - Lance theatricals 3%
Katherine Southwick - CINDERELLA - Lance Theatricals 2%
Tom Ford - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 2%
Shayla Bridgewater - BRIGADOON - Meridian High Dramas 1%
Mac Fishman - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The Music Theatre of Idaho 1%
Melia kane - MATILDA - Boise little theater 1%
Sami Sutcliffe - LITTLE WOMEN - Music Theatre of Idaho 1%
Kimberly Black - BRIGADOON - Meridian High Dramas 1%
Francisco Negron - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - BSU 1%
Nico Lanza - HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 1%
Kerith Telestai - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 0
Jillian Kates - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 0

Best Performer In A Play
Melanie Doctors - ARSENIC AND OLD LACE - Boise Little Theatre 24%
Taylor Vickers - BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - Stage Coach Theatre 23%
Andy Thimmig - ARSENIC AND OLD LACE - Boise Little Theater 15%
Katie Shuter Rompala - THESE SHINING LIVES - Boise little theater 12%
Shannon peterson - NOISES OFF - Boise little theater 5%
Gregg Irwin - THESE SHINING LIVES - Boise Little Theater 5%
Rob Love - THESE SHINING LIVES - Boise Little Theater 4%
Darin Vickery - BEN HUR - Stage Coach Theatre 3%
Rob Love - BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - Boise Little Theatre 3%
Jake Atkinson - NOISES OFF - Boise little theater 2%
Jeff Thomson - MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS - Stage Coach Theatre 2%
Kathy Green - THE TROUBLE WITH TOURISTS - Stagecoach Theatre 2%
Rob Love - NOISES OFF - Boise Little Theatre 2%
Suzi Kromer - BEN HUR - Stage Coach Theatre 1%

Best Play
ARSENIC & OLD LACE - Boise Little Theater 33%
PUFFS - Boise Little Theater 24%
MATILDA - Boise Little Theater 19%
BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - Stage Coach Theatre 13%
ROMEO AND JULIET - Boise Bard Players 9%
BEN-HUR - Stagecoach theater 4%

Best Scenic Design Of A Play Or Musical
CINDERELLA - Lance Theatricals 25%
Beth Summers - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 25%
Katie Knight - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 14%
Katie Shuter Rompala - PUFFS - Boise little theater 12%
Jonathan Perry - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 10%
Mac Fishman - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The Music Theatre of Idaho 6%
Curtis Ransom - BEN HUR - Stage Coach Theatre 5%
Greg Culet - MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS - Stage Coach Theatre 2%
Alexander Woodward - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 1%
Kevin Kimsey - THE TROUBLE WITH TOURISTS - Stage Coach Theatre 1%

Best Sound Design Of A Play Or Musical
Doug Clemens & Christian Grey - BEEHIVE: THE 60S MUSICAL - Stage Coach Theatre 62%
Brayden Buckley - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 24%
Becky Kimsen - THEY/OLVIDAR - Stage Coach Theatre 13%
Greg Culet - MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS - Stage Coach Theatre 2%

Best Supporting Performer In A Musical
Jewels Hinckley - THE LITTLE MERMAID - Starlight Mountain Theater 18%
Emily Brown - CINDERELLA - Lance theatricals 13%
Ron Folwell - MUSIC MAN - Huckleberry Star Theater 7%
Luke Richards - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 5%
Angie Benson - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star Theater 5%
Stephen McKinney - HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 5%
Cami Nichols - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 5%
Dave Falcone - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little theater 5%
Taylor Vickers - HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 5%
Marcus lance - YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN - Lance theatricals 5%
Tommy Duff - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 4%
Bret Nicolaysen - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star 3%
Debra Ellis - THE SOUND OF MUSIC - The Music Theatre of Idaho 3%
James Debenham - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 3%
Jewels Hinckley - HEATHERS THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theater 2%
Isaac Flake - THE MUSIC MAN - The Huckleberry Star 2%
Emily Drake - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 2%
Jewels Love - YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN - Lance theatricals 2%
Joshua Malloy - INTO THE WOODS - Boise Music Week 2%
Bobby Sutcliffe - THE ADVENTURES OF Tom Sawyer - Music Theatre of Idaho 2%
Stephen McKinney - PUFFS - BLT 2%
Jewels Hinckley - PIRATES OF PENZANCE GOES WEST - Starlight Mountain Theatre 1%
Jodi Falcone - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theatre 1%
Alex Syiek - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 1%
Mack Shirilla - THE SHOW ON THE ROOF - Boise Contemporary Theater 1%

Best Supporting Performer In A Play
Jake Atkinson - PUFFS - Boise little theater 20%
Dee Smith - ARSENIC AND OLD LACE - Boise Little Theatre 17%
Kiala Siman - THE CURIOUS SAVAGE - Stage Coach Theatre 15%
Andy Thimmig - ARSENIC & OLD LACE - Boise Little Theater 14%
Camilla Boylan - THE CURIOUS SAVAGE - Stagecoach Theatre 9%
Rebecca Swanson - BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - Stage Coach Theatre 8%
Chance Fuerstinger - BEN HUR - Stage Coach Theatre 4%
Darin Vickery - BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - Stage Coach Theatre 4%
Paul Jefferies - BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - Victor Velasco 4%
Diana Holdridge - BEN HUR - Stage Coach Theatre 2%
Ian Taylor - LOVE, LIES & THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMA - Stage Coach Theatre 2%

Best Theatre For Young Audiences Production
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Boise Little Theatre 53%
MUSIC MAN - Huckleberry Star Theater 47%

Favorite Local Theatre
Boise Little Theater 48%
Starlight Mountain Theatre 22%
The Huckleberry Star Theater 16%
Boise Music Week 7%
Starlight theater 5%
Recycled Minds 2%



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