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Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Central PA Awards; Fulton's NEWSIES Leads as Best Musical!

Voting is open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Central Pennsylvania Regional Awards, honoring productions which opened between October 2016 and September 2017. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. Voting runs through December 31.

We have a record number of votes in already, but if you haven't voted yet, click here to vote! If you have voted already, tell your friends.

Here are the current standings for Central Pennsylvania:

Best Actor in a Musical
James Taylor Odam - M. Fair Lady - Dutch Apple Dinner Theater 13%
Matthew Farcher - Disney's Beauty and the Beast - The Fulton Theatre 6%
Daniel Yearwood - In the Heights - The Fulton Theatre 5%

Best Actor in a Play
Ed Fernandez - King Lear - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 22%
Jeff Gilbert - Who's Afraid of Virgina Woolf - The Belmont Theatre 12%
Jeremy Slagle - Peter and the Starcatcher - Allenberry Playhouse 6%

Best Actor Under 25
Austin Nedrow - James and Giant Peach - The Fulton Theatre 20%
Nik Olson - Next to Normal - Susquehanna Stage Company 12%
Jordan Eck - Footloose - Reading Civic Theater 6%

Best Actress in a Musical
Lexi Rabadi - Disney's Beauty and the Beast - The Fulton Theatre 23%
Madeleine Kunkowski - Chitty Chitty Bang Bang - Belmont theatre 12%
Maxwell Porterfield - M. Fair Lady - Dutch Apple 7%

Best Actress in a Play
Theresa Walker - Shear Madness - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre 24%
Susan Kresge - Doubt - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 15%
Marisa Hoover - Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf - The Belmont 10%

Best Actress Under 25
Katie Latta - Lion King Jr - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 18%
Tori Ann Heckert - Hairspray - Weary Arts 9%
Maya Burdick - Lion King, Jr. - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 8%

Best Choreographer
Pat Kautter - 'Hair' - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 29%
Donna Lynch - Hairspray - Weary Arts group 17%
Marc Robin - Disney's Newsies - The Fulton Theatre 16%

Best Costume Design
Ryan Moller - Disney's Beauty and the Beast - The Fulton Theatre 46%
Kate Willman - Lion King, Jr. - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 18%
Jacquee Johnson - Little Shop Of Horrors - Susquehanna Stage Company 14%

Best Director for a Musical
Dean Sobon - M. Fair Lady - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre 18%
Ed Fernandez - Hairspray - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 11%
Marc Robin - Disney's Disney's Newsies - The Fulton Theatre 10%

Best Director for a Play
Kate Galvin - 4,000 Days - The Fulton Theatre 26%
Edward R Fernandez - The Cripple Of Inishmaan - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 14%
Jack Hartman - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? - The Belmont Theatre 10%

Best Ensemble Performance in a musical
Hair - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 19%
A Chorus Line - Susquehanna Stage Co 10%
Disney's Newsies - The Fulton Theatre 10%

Best Ensemble Performance in a play
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf - The Belmont Theatre 47%
Peter and the Starcatcher - Keystone Theatrics 34%
Around The World In 80 Days - Servant Stage Co 19%

Best Featured Actor in a Musical
Jordan Ross Weinhold - Hairspray - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 56%
Jeff Gilbert - Jekyll and Hyde - The Belmont 24%
Jeremy Slagle - Shrek the Musical - Keystone Theatrics 12%

Best Featured Actor in A Play
Jordan Ross Weinhold - Shear Madness - Dutch Apple Dinner Theater 49%
Jeremy Slagle - Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolfe? - The Belmont Theater 23%
Preston Schreffler - The Cripple of Inishmaan - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 18%

Best Featured Actress in a Musical
Patrice Covington - Little Shop Of Horrors - The Fulton Theatre 35%
Adelaide Achterberg - Sister Act - The Belmont theater 12%
Nicole Dziurzynski - Hairspray - Weary Arts Group 10%

Best Featured Actress in a Play
Sherry Konjura - 'Shear Madness' - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre 68%
Lynn Demers-Hunt - Crimes of the Heart - Susquehanna Stage Co. 32%

Best Lighting Design
Jesse Klug - Disney's Beauty and the Beast - The Fulton Theatre 37%
Judi Miller - Jekyll and Hyde - The Belmont Theatre 16%
Jeff Cuasno - Lion King, Jr - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 9%

Best Musical
Disney's Newsies - The Fulton Theatre 25%
Hairspray - Ephrata Peforming Arts Center 13%
Disney's Beauty and the Beast - The Fulton Theatre 12%

Best Musical Direction
Sharon Boyer - A Chorus LIne - Susquehanna stage company 22%
Jon LeFever - Disney's Beauty and the Beast - The Fulton Theatre 14%
Cheryl Markle - Oliver - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 12%

Best Play
Shear Madness - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre 32%
Who's Afraid of Virgina Woolf - The Belmont Theatre 12%
Peter and Starcatcher - Allenberry Playhouse 12%

Best Set Design
Tom Ryan - Disney's Beauty and the Beast - The Fulton Theatre 42%
Rene Staub - Les Miserables -School Edition - The Belmont Theatre 15%
Scott Mackison - Next to Normal - Susquehanna Stage Company 10%

Best Sound Design
Brandon Miller - Les Miserable - The Belmont Theatre 29%
Jacob Mishler - Annie Get Your Gun - The Fulton Theatre 15%
Albert Garcia - Lion King, Jr - Ephrata Performing Arts Center 15%

Best Touring Musical
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder - Hershey Theatre 48%
The Book of Mormon - Hershey Theatre 34%
Annie - Hershey Theater 18%

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