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Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Boston Awards; Company Theatre's ROCK OF AGES Leads Best Musical!

Voting ends December 31st.

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Boston Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Check out the current standings below!

Voting is now open through December 31st! Winners will be announced in January.

Streaming productions are eligible this year in the categories designated as such. This year BroadwayWorld is also allowing audiences to vote on which theatres they are most excited to return to, and which productions they are most excited to see.

Don't miss out on making sure that your favorite theatres, stars, and shows get the recognition they deserve!

The BroadwayWorld Regional Awards are the largest theatre audience awards, with over 100 cities worldwide participating.

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Who Will Win? Vote Before December 31st!

Here are the current standings for Boston:

Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical (Professional)
Sally Ashton Forrest - ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 30%

Sydney Peterson, Hannah Ferro, Isabella Letorney - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a Leg Theater Works 19%
Camden Gonzales - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - White Heron Theatre Company 14%
Kira Troilo - MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS - Wheelock Family Theatre 13%
Ilyse Robbins - THE 39 STEPS - Greater Boston Stage Company 9%
Sydney Peterson, Hannah Ferro, Isabella Letorney - HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. - Break a Leg Theater Works 6%
Michell Dowdy - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD! THE MUSICAL! - Break a Leg Theater Works 5%
Miranda Jonte - TEACHER OF THE YEAR - Cotuit Center for the Arts / Eventide Theatre Company 2%

Best Direction Of A Musical (Non-Professional)
Zoe Bradford - ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 51%
Kyle Wrentz & Healy Sammis - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a Leg Theater Works 21%
Stacey Shanahan - 13 THE MUSICAL - Theater Plus! 11%
Kyle Wrentz & Healy Sammis - HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. - Break a Leg Theater Works 8%
Kyle Wrentz & Healy Sammis - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD! THE MUSICAL! - Break a Leg Theater Works 8%

Best Direction Of A Musical (Professional)
Shariffa Ali - LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL - The Cape Playhouse 37%
Igor Goldin - SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD - The Cape Playhouse 32%
Emily Ranii - MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS - Wheelock Family Theatre 31%

Best Direction Of A Play (Non-Professional)
Josh Telepman / Michael Jay - OUR TOWN - Yorick Ensemble 41%
Corey Cadigan - WONDERLAND: ALICE'S IMMERSIVE ADVENTURE - The Company Theatre 38%
Anna Lee Percuoco - MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING - Theatre Company Of Saugus 14%
Robert Bock - GROUNDED - Cotuit Center for the Arts 7%

Best Direction Of A Play (Professional)
Myriam Cyr - REPARATIONS - Gloucester Stage 25%
John Wayland Somers - DOUBT, A PARABLE - Studio Theatre Worcester 20%
Igor Golyak - THE MERCHANT OF VENICE - Actors Shakespeare Project 14%
Lynne Bolton - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - White Heron Theatre Company 13%
Courtney O'Connor - BE HERE NOW - Lyric Stage Company of Boston 9%
Ilyse Robbins - THE 39 STEPS - Greater Boston Stage Company 7%
Nick Vargas - WALKING THE TIGHTROPE - Wheelock Family Theatre 6%
David Drake - THE CAKE - Provincetown Theater 2%
David Drake - THE GLASS MENAGERIE - Provincetown Theater 2%
Rodney Witherspoon II - NAT TURNER IN JERUSALEM - Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater 2%

Best Direction Of A Stream (Non-Professional)
Josh Telepman - 35MM: A MUSICAL EXHIBITION - Yorick Ensemble 28%
Kyle Wrentz & Healy Sammis - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a Leg Theater Works 24%
Katie Swimm - THE WOMAN IN WHITE - Footlight Club 13%
Kyle Wrentz & Healy Sammis - HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. - Break a Leg Theater Works 13%
Kyle Wrentz & Healy Sammis - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD! THE MUSICAL! - Break a Leg Theater Works 11%
Dustin Todd Rennells - ROPE - Footlight Club 11%

Best Direction Of A Stream (Professional)
Igor Golyak - chekhovOS - - Arlekin Players Theater 29%
Kirsten Z Cairns - THE IMPRESARIO - Enigma Chamber Opera 19%
Emily Ranii - MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS - Wheelock Family Theatre 14%
Nick Vargas - WALKING THE TIGHTROPE - Wheelock Family Theatre 11%
David Drake - GHOST LIGHT - Provincetown Theater 8%
Christine Toy Johnson and Ilyse Robbins - EMPRESS MEI LI LOTUS BLOSSOM - Greater Boston Stage Company 7%
Jim Dalglish - TEACHER OF THE YEAR - Cotuit Center for the Arts / Eventide Theatre Company 6%
Laine Rettmer - DREAMWALKER LIVE - Guerilla Opera 6%

Best Musical (Non-Professional)
ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 46%
THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break A Leg Theater Works 25%
SPRING AWAKENING - Alexander Children's Theatre School 15%
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - Break a Leg Theater Works 5%
HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. - Break a Leg Theater Works 5%
13 THE MUSICAL - Theater Plus! 5%

Best Musical (Professional)
ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 54%
SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD - The Cape Playhouse 17%
LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL - The Cape Playhouse 15%
MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS - Wheelock Family Theatre 14%

Best Performer In A Musical (Non-Professional)
Emily Lambert - ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 24%
Caitlin Ford - ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 14%
Brad Reinking - ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 11%
Noah Braunstein - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break A Leg Theater Works 8%
Hannah Ferro - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a Leg Theater Works 6%
Shane Hennessy - ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 5%
Thalia Shanahan - 13 THE MUSICAL - Theater Plus! 5%
Ty Ferro - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break A Leg Theater Works 5%
Janice Hudson - ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 4%
Livy Rodriguez - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a Leg Theater Works 4%
Vivian Langton - HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. - Break a Leg Theater Works 4%
Carly Williams - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD! THE MUSICAL! - Break a Leg Theater Works 3%
Geovanny Antunes - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD! THE MUSICAL! - Break a Leg Theater Works 3%
Brody McGraw - HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. - Break a Leg Theater Works 2%
Hugo Gizzi - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a Leg Theater Works 1%

Best Performer In A Musical (Professional)
Carly Kerr - THE ADDAMS FAMILY - Priscilla Beach Theater 31%
Rema Webb - LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL - The Cape Playhouse 24%
Olivia Hernandez - SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD - The Cape Playhouse 20%
Paul Melendy - THE 39 STEPS - Greater Boston Stage Company 16%
Farah Alvin - SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD - The Cape Playhouse 5%
Bobby Conte - SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD - The Cape Playhouse 4%

Best Performer In A Play (Non-Professional)
Sonya Richards - OUR TOWN - Yorick Ensemble 29%
Josh Telepman - OUR TOWN - Yorick Ensemble 23%
Anna Botsford - GROUNDED - Cotuit Center for the Arts 13%
Nicole Abbondanza - MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING - Theatre Company Of Saugus 10%
Patrick Conaway - MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING - Theatre Company Of Saugus 9%
Jason Rutledge - OUR TOWN - Yorick Ensemble 8%
Patrick Conaway - OUR TOWN - Yorick Ensemble 8%

Best Performer In A Play (Professional)
Nael Nacer - THE MERCHANT OF VENICE - Actors Shakespeare project 10%
Lisa Tharps - REPARATIONS - Gloucester Stage 8%
Shani Farrell - BE HERE NOW - Lyric Stage Company of Boston 8%
June Dever - DOUBT, A PARABLE - Studio Theatre Worcester 7%
Jason Bowen - REPARATIONS - Gloucester Stage 7%
Alexa Cadete - DOUBT, A PARABLE - Studio Theatre Worcester 5%
Lindsay Alexandra Carter - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - White Heron Theatre Company 5%
Todd Vickstrom - DOUBT, A PARABLE - Studio Theatre Worcester 5%
Alexandra Barber - DOUBT, A PARABLE - Studio Theatre Worcester 5%
Greg Jackson - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - White Heron Theatre Company 4%
Malcom Ingram - REPARATIONS - Gloucester Stage 4%
Steve Pacek - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - White Heron Theatre Company 4%
Angela Pierce - REPARATIONS - Gloucester Stage 3%
Valyn Lyric Turner - WALKING THE TIGHTROPE - Wheelock Family Theatre 3%
Grace Experience - THE 39 STEPS - Greater Boston Stage Company 2%
Gigi Watson - THE MERCHANT OF VENICE - Actors' Shakespeare Project 2%
Samantha Richert - BE HERE NOW - Lyric Stage Company of Boston 2%
Nora Eschenheimerer - THE TEMPEST - Commonwealth Shakespeare Company 1%
Jackie Davis - SHIPWRECKED! AN ENTERTAINMENT - Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theatre 1%
Dennis Trainor - THE MERCHANT OF VENICE - Actors Shakespeare project 1%
Nina Hellman - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - White Heron Theatre Company 1%
Paige O'Connor - THE TALE OF IBIS - Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater 1%
Russell Garrett - THE 39 STEPS - Greater Boston Stage Company 1%
Elaine Vaan Hogue - WALKING THE TIGHTROPE - Wheelock Family Theatre 1%
K.P. Powell - THE 39 STEPS - Greater Boston Stage Company 1%

Best Performer In A Streaming Musical (Non-Professional)
Savi Nosek - RANKED THE MUSICAL - Theatre Institute at the ahockomock Area YMCA 26%
Zoey Roth - RANKED THE MUSICAL - Theatre Institute at the Hockomock Area YMCA 11%
Megan Whalen - RANKED THE MUSICAL - Theatre Institute at the Hockomock Area YMCA 10%
Noah Braunstein - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break A Leg Theater Works 9%
Katherine Dee - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - Break a Leg Theater Works 7%
Livy Rodrigues - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break A Leg Theater Works 7%
Timothy Troilo - RANKED THE MUSICAL - Theatre Institute at the Hockomock Area YMCA 6%
Vivian Langton - HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. - Break a leg theater works 6%
Hannah Ferro - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a leg theater works 5%
Carly Williams - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a leg theater works 4%
Hana Bowker-Wickersham as Judy - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - Break a Leg Theater Works 4%
Ty Ferro - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break A Leg Theater Works 3%
Ty Ferro - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, THE MUSICAL - Break a Leg Theater Works 1%
Hugo Gizzi as Harry - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - Break a Leg Theater Works 1%

Best Performer In A Streaming Musical (Professional)
Julian Manjerico - MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS - Wheelock Family Theatre 39%
Andrew Burton Kelley - EDGES - Firehouse Center for the Arts 36%
Ken Yotsukura - MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS - Wheelock Family Theatre 24%

Best Performer In A Streaming Play (Professional)
Darya Denisova - CHEKHOVOS - Arlekin Players Theatre 17%
Sandra Paredes - GHOST LIGHT - Provincetown Theater 16%
Aliana de la Guardia - DREAMWALKER LIVE - Guerilla Opera 14%
Calvin M. Thompson - TEACHER OF THE YEAR - Cotuit Center for the Arts / Eventide Theatre Company 10%
Nael Nacer - CHEKHOVOS - Arlekin Players Theater 10%
Valyn Lyric Turner - WALKING THE TIGHTROPE - Wheelock Family Theatre 9%
Elaine Vaan Hogue - WALKING THE TIGHTROPE - Wheelock Family Theatre 8%
Jessica Hecht - CHEKHOVOS - Arlekin Players Theatre 6%
Mikhail Baryshnikov - CHEKHOVOS - Arlekin Players Theatre 6%
Mark Nelson - CHEKHOVOS - Arlekin Players Theatre 2%
Jeffrey Hayenga - CHEKHOVOS - Arlekin Players Theatre 1%

Best Play (Non-Professional)
WONDERLAND: ALICE'S IMMERSIVE ADVENTURE - The Company Theatre 40%
OUR TOWN - Yorick Ensemble 36%
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING - Theatre Company Of Saugus 14%
GROUNDED - Cotuit Center for the Arts 10%

Best Play (Professional)
REPARATIONS - Gloucester Stage 22%
DOUBT, A PARABLE - Studio Theatre Worcester 20%
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - White Heron Theatre Company 14%
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE - Actors Shakespeare project 12%
BE HERE NOW - Lyric Stage Company of Boston 9%
THE TEMPEST - Commonwealth Shakespeare Company 5%
THE 39 STEPS - Greater Boston Stage Company 4%
WALKING THE TIGHTROPE - Wheelock Family Theatre 4%
THE GLASS MENAGERIE - Provincetown Theater 3%
THE CAKE - Provincetown Theater 2%
SHIPWRECKED! AN ENTERTAINMENT - Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theatre 1%
TEACHER OF THE YEAR - Cotuit Center for the Arts / Eventide Theatre Company 1%
NAT TURNER IN JERUSALEM - Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theatre 1%
WINTER PANTO - Imaginary Beasts 1%

Best Production Of The Year (In Person) (Non-Professional)
ROCK OF AGES - The Company Theatre 54%
OUR TOWN - Yorick Ensemble 28%
SPRING AWAKENING - Alexander Children's Theatre School 18%

Best Production Of The Year (In Person) (Professional)
REPARATIONS - Gloucester Stage 25%
DOUBT, A PARABLE - Studio Theatre Worcester 21%
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE - Actors Shakespeare project 16%
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - White Heron Theatre Company 12%
BE HERE NOW - Lyric Stage Company of Boston 9%
THE 39 STEPS - Greater Boston Stage Company 5%
LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL - The Cape Playhouse 3%
SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD - The Cape Playhouse 3%
THE GLASS MENAGERIE - Provincetown Theater 2%
THE CAKE - Provincetown Theater 1%
NAT TURNER IN JERUSALEM - Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater 1%

Best Streaming Musical (Non-Professional)
RANKED THE MUSICAL - The Theatre Institute at the Hockomock Area YMCA 32%
THE DROWSY CHAPERONE - Break a Leg Theater Works 26%
35MM: A MUSICAL EXHIBITION - Yorick Ensemble 21%
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - Break a Leg Theater Works 12%
HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. - Break a Leg Theater Works 9%

Best Streaming Musical (Professional)
MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS - Wheelock Family Theatre 58%
THE IMPRESARIO - Enigma Chamber Opera 42%

Best Streaming Play (Non-Professional)
ROPE - Footlight Club 60%
TEACHER OF THE YEAR - Cotuit Center for the Arts / Eventide Theatre Company 40%

Best Streaming Play (Professional)
CHEKHOVOS /AN EXPERIMENTAL GAME/ - Arlekin Players Theatre 32%
GHOST LIGHT - Provincetown Theater 21%
WALKING THE TIGHTROPE - Wheelock Family Theatre 20%
TJ LOVES SALLY 4 EVER - Speakeasy Stage 10%
EMPRESS MEI LI LOTUS BLOSSOM - Greater Boston Stage Company 7%
CRUMBS FROM THE TABLE OF JOY - Martha's Vineyard Playhouse 7%
THE NICETIES - Martha's Vineyard Playhouse 4%

Most Anticipated Upcoming Production Of A Musical (Professional)
FUN HOME - The Company Theatre 72%
A'INT MISBEHAVIN' - Greater Boston Stage Company 28%

Most Anticipated Upcoming Production Of A Play (Professional)
A CHRISTMAS CAROL - The Company Theatre 48%
WITNESS - Arlekin Players 24%
BE HERE NOW - Lyric Stage Company of Boston 18%
Miss Holmes RETURNS - Greater Boston Stage Company 10%

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