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Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Columbus Awards; Short North Stage Leads Favorite Local Theatre!

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2022 BroadwayWorld Columbus Standings - 12/5/22

Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical
Lucy Breedlove and Kate Maniuszko - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 12%
Jamie Mcmahon - RENT:SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theatre 11%
Vincent Sylvester - NEWSIES - Columbus Children's Theatre 10%
Noni Maddrey - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Worthington Cimmunity Theatre 8%
Dionysia Williams - RENT - Short North Stage 7%
Teryn Cuozzo - SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 6%
Dionysia Williams - ROCK OF AGES - Short North Stage 5%
Frances Gaskill - RENT - Lancaster Performing Arts Center 5%
Jenny small - GUYS AND DOLLS - Pickerington 5%
Cindy Straub - THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic Theatre 4%
Jessica Noal - FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 4%
Myles Lawson - A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL - Columbus Childrens Theatre 3%
Tonya Kraner - BARE - Little TheaterOff Broadway 3%
Tanya kraner - BARE - Worthington community theatre 3%
Trevor Michael Schmidt - SPRING AWAKENING - Short North Stage 2%
Dionysia Williams - ALTER BOYZ - Short North Stage 2%
Adam Levine - FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
Heidi Kok - CINDERELLA - Butterfly Guild 2%
Nikki Rehmert - RIDE THE CYCLONE - ImagineTheatre 1%
Will Macke - TRAIN RIDE TO THE SEA - MadLab Theatre 1%
Shabonne Grimm - MAMMA MIA! - Olentangy Berlin High School 1%
Tony Ingham - CRAZY FOR YOU - Hilliard Community Theater 1%
Gabby Stefura - LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring 1%
Nikki Mirza - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 0%
Megan Bell - FROZEN JR. - MTVarts 0%

Best Costume Design Of A Play Or Musical
Elise Wesley - NEWSIES - CCT 15%
Rebecca White - A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 14%
Jennifer Myers - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 12%
Dallas - RENT:SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theatre 10%
Bottari & Case - SISTER ACT - Short North Stage 9%
Laura Plikerd - SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 8%
Debbie’s Costume Shop - BONNIE AND CLYDE - LTOB 7%
Katie Wagner - CINDERELLA - Butterfly Guild 7%
Debbie Hamrick - THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic Theatre 6%
Catherine Huffman - STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 3%
Cindy Jacober - CRAZY FOR YOU - Hilliard Community Thater 2%
Unknown - SILENT SKY - Red Herring 2%
Cindy Jacober - 1776 - Hilliard Arts Council 2%
Dayton Willison - THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS - THE MUSICAL! - Evolution Theatre Company 1%
Susan Brown - ALL MY SONS - MTVarts 1%

Best Dance Production
FOOTLOOSE - Westerville South High School 42%
FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL - Weathervane 38%
CRAZY FOR YOU - Hilliard Community Theater 15%
BACK IN TIME - District West 5%

Best Direction Of A Musical
Joe Bishara - RENT: SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 14%
Mark Mineart - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 8%
A. Víctor Jones - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 7%
Shane Davis - MATILDA - Worthington Community Theater 6%
Joe Deer - NEWSIES - Columbus Children's Theatre 6%
Chari Arespacochaga - RENT - Short North Stage 6%
Edward Carignan - ROCK OF AGES - Short North Stage 5%
David Bahgat - SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 5%
Edward Carignan - SPRING AWAKENING - Short Noth Stage 4%
David J. Glover - A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL - Columbus Childrens Theatre 4%
Chris Gallagher - GUYS AND DOLLS - Pct 4%
Victor Jones - RENT - Ohio University Theatre 3%
Damon Barnett - BARE - Worthington 3%
Joseph Bishara - RENT SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 3%
Linda Sheppard - SEUSSICAL JR - Hilliard Community Theater 2%
Katey Munger and Michael Ruehrmund - THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic Theatre 2%
Damon Barnett - BONNIE AND CLYDE - LTOB 2%
Thom Ogilvie - THE MUSIC MAN - Licking County Players 2%
Kirsten Upchurch - FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
Erin Gibbons - MAMMA MIA! - Olentangy Berlin High School 2%
Brandon Boring - SECOND TO SHERLOCK - Imagine Productions 2%
Bill goldsmith - 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE - Gallery 1%
Joe Bishara - THE MOMENT - Abbey Theatre of Dublin 1%
Joe Bishara - MUSICALS OF MUSICALS - Abbey Theatre 1%
Nikki Mirza - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 1%

Best Direction Of A Play
Dr. Aviva Neff - BLACK COMEDY - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 17%
Joe Werstak - PUFFS - Wagnall’s community theatre 8%
Tim Browning - MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS - Weathervane Playhouse 8%
David J Glover - TALE OF TWO CITIES - Actors Theatre of Columbus 6%
Joe Bishara - AN ABSENCE OF CLOSURE - Abbey Theatre 5%
A Victor Jones - A COMEDY OF TENORS - Ohio University Lancaster Theatre 5%
Joe Bishara - THE DUCHESS - Abbey Theatre of Dublin 5%
Joseph Bishara - VOICE OF THE NET - Abbey Theater of Dublin 4%
Victor Jones - A COMEDY OF TENORS - Ohio University Lancaster 3%
Joe Bishara - VOICE OF THE NET - Abbey Theatre 3%
Nikki Mirza - STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 3%
Emily Hare - HEART PROBLEMS - Licking County Players 3%
Damon Barnett - THE LARAMIE PROJECT - Curtain Players 3%
Madi Ryan - PUFFS - Wagnall’s Community Theatre 3%
Keely Curtis Chapman - SILENT SKY - Red Herring 2%
Heather Schultz - WOMEN PLAYING HAMLET - Curtain Players 2%
Will Macke - TRAIN RIDE TO THE SEA - MadLab Theatre 2%
Michael Day - ONE SLIGHT HITCH - Eclipse Theater 2%
Sarah Vargo - LET’S HOPE YOU FEEL BETTER - MadLab 2%
David Vargo - THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring 2%
Douglas C Shaffer - THE SHADOW BOX - Performing Arts Creative Ensemble 2%
Damon Barnett - LARAMIE PROJECT - Curtain Players 2%
Ian Ernsberger - ALL MY SONS - MTVarts 1%
Katie Palcsak - YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 1%
Laura Gordon - PRIMA DONNA - Catco 1%

Best Ensemble Performance
RENT: SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 13%
SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 10%
RENT - Short North Stage 9%
MATILDA - Worthington Community Theater 8%
RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 8%
NEWSIES - Columbus Children's Theatre 8%
PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 6%
ROCK OF AGES - Short North Stage 5%
7 BRIDES FOR 7 BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 5%
BARE - Worthington Community Theatre 3%
ROALD DAHL’S MATILDA JR. THE MUSICAL - New Albany Youth Theatre 3%
STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
BONNIE AND CLYDE - LTOB 2%
YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 2%
MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic Theatre 2%
SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic 2%
RENT - Lancaster Performing Arts Center 1%
SEUSSICAL JR - Hilliard Community Theater 1%
ONE SLIGHT HITCH - Eclipse Theater 1%
MAMMA MIA! - Olentangy Berlin High School 1%
TICK, TICK... BOOM! - Short North Stage 1%
25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE - Gallery players 1%
THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring 1%
CRAZY FOR YOU - Hilliard Arts Council 1%

Best Lighting Design Of A Play Or Musical
Elliot France - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 22%
Bowen Moss - ROCK OF AGES - Short North Stage 18%
Dale Harris - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster Theatre 16%
Chris Lipstreu - SPRING AWAKENING - Short North Stage 13%
Jennifer Sansfacon - SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 10%
Meghan Jirik - STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 7%
Brendan Michna - THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS - THE MUSICAL! - Evolution Theatre Company 4%
Kurt Mueller - YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 4%
Ian Ernsberger - ALL MY SONS - MTVarts 3%
Dale Harris - A COMEDY OF TENORS - Ohio University Lancaster 2%
Amanda Iman - WINDBERRY CREEK - MadLab Theatre 1%
Dalia Natour - TRAIN RIDE TO THE SEA - MadLab Theatre 1%

Best Music Direction & Orchestra Performance
Dr. Lara Brooks - NEWSIES - Columbus Children's Theatre 14%
Lori Kay Harvey - A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 14%
Jonathan Collura - RENT - Short North Stage 12%
Lauren Janoschka - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 9%
Jonathan Collura - ROCK OF AGES - Short North Stage 9%
Kevin Wines - SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 8%
Sue Laney - GUYS AND DOLLS - Pickerington Community Theatre 7%
Johnathan Collura - LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Short north 6%
Aaron Dvorak - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - Columbus Childrens Theatre 4%
Eric Alsford - SPRING AWAKENING - Short North Stage 3%
Que jiñes - HEAD OVER HEELS - Catco 3%
Stephanie Stevens - CRAZY FOR YOU - Hilliard Arts Council 3%
Jonathan Collura - THE STORY OF MY LIFE - Evolution Theatre Company 2%
Stephanie Stevens - 1776 - Hilliard Arts Council 2%
Jonathan Collura - THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS - THE MUSICAL! - Evolution Theatre w 2%
Allen finkelstein - 25TH ANNUAL - Gallery 1%
Dane Heuchemer - OLIVER - MTVarts 1%
Diane Dingler - OLIVER - MTVarts 0

Best Musical
RENT: SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 14%
SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 10%
RENT - Short North Stage 10%
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Worthington Community Theatre 8%
NEWSIES - Columbus Children's Theatre 6%
A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - Columbus Childrens Theatre 6%
ROCK OF AGES - Short North Stage 5%
GUYS AND DOLLS - Pickerington Community Theatre 3%
7 BRIDES FOR 7 BROTHERS - weathervane playhouse 3%
9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 3%
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Short North Stage 3%
SEUSSICAL - Hilliard Community Theater 2%
BARE - LTOB 2%
SISTER ACT - Short North Stage 2%
TICK, TICK... BOOM! - Short North Stage 2%
SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
LEGALLY BLONDE - Westerville City Schools 2%
MAMMA MIA! - Olentangy Berlin High School 2%
BONNIE AND CLYDE - LTOB 2%
THE MUSIC MAN - Licking County Players 2%
FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic Theatre 1%
RIDE THE CYCLONE - Imagine Productions 1%
25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE - Gallery players 1%
HEAD OVER HEELS - Catco 1%

Best New Play Or Musical
LAND OF OURS - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 20%
DEAR MY BROWN SKIN - Columbus Performing Arts Center/Abbey Theatre of Dublin 9%
YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 8%
AN ABSENCE OF CLOSURE - Abbey Theatre 7%
OTTERBEIN PLAYWRIGHTS COLLECTIVE - Abbey Theater of Dublin 7%
SILENT SKY - Red Herring 6%
THE MOMENT - Abbey Theater of Dublin 6%
HEART PROBLEMS - Licking County Players 6%
VOICE OF THE NET - Abbey Theater of Dublin 5%
LET'S HOPE YOU FEEL BETTER - MadLab 4%
THE DUCHESS - Abbey Theatre of Dublin 4%
NIGHTMARE IN SUBURBIA - Licking County Players 4%
BEETHOVEN: TORMENT AND TRIUMPH BY JUDITH LYNN STILLMAN - The Tree Church/Lancaster Festival 3%
THE CLAW - Abbey Theater of Dublin 2%
CASTING CALL - Columbus Performing Arts Center/Abbey Theatre of Dublin 2%
WELCOME HOME - MTVarts 2%
WHERE WINTER RESTS ON A WOUNDED HEART - Mine 4 God Productions at Columbus Performing Arts Center, and Abbey Theatre of Dublin 1%
DELILAH'S ADVENTURE - ReAct Theatre 1%
SEE, INVISIBLE - Mine 4 God Productions at Columbus Performing Arts Center, and Abbey Theatre of Dublin 0%
BOUND FOR ALBANIA - Original Productions Theatre 0

Best Performer In A Musical
Nora West - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Worthington Community Theatre 10%
J’Quay Gibbs - RENT - Short North Stage 10%
Mia Kadar - RENT - Abbey Theater of Dublin 9%
Laura Overby - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 6%
Victoria Mesa - A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 6%
Cameron Wilson - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - Columbus Childrens Theatre 5%
Katie Christine Wagner - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 4%
Lisa Glover - RENT - Short North Stage 4%
Joe Bishara - THE STORY OF MY LIFE - Abbey Theatre of Dublin 3%
Lev Hund - RENT: SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theatre 3%
Deryn Kraner - HELLO DOLLY - Lancaster high school 3%
Logan Buck - SEUSSICAL JR - Hilliard Community Theater 3%
Emma Samuelson - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 3%
Hunter Minor - NEWSIES - Columbus Children's Theatre 3%
Ian Keller - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 2%
Arthur Lev Hund - RENT - Abbey Theater 2%
Mackenzie Leland - BONNIE & CLYDE - Little Theatre off Broadway 2%
Marrett Laney - GUYS AND DOLLS - Pickerington Community Theatre 2%
Alexa Clint - SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM - Jewish Community Center of Columbus 2%
Nora DeGreen - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - weathervane playhouse 2%
Cassie Rea - THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic Theatre 1%
PJ Palmer - ALTAR BOYZ - Short North Stage 1%
Catherine Garcia - FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 1%
Ryan Shreve - ROCK OF AGES - Short North Stage 1%
Lake Wilburn - SPRING AWAKENING - Short North Stage 1%

Best Performer In A Play
Quincy Shaindlin - THE HEIDI CHRONICLES - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 13%
Lev Hund - AN ABSENCE OF CLOSURE - Abbey Theatre 11%
Caliph Scott - MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS - Weathervane Playhouse 9%
Abby Bauder - A FAIRY TALE CHRISTMAS CAROL - Worthington Community Theatre 6%
Sydney Campbell - AN ABSENCE OF CLOSURE - Abbey Theatre 4%
Sam Myers - PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 4%
Teryn Cuozzo - STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 4%
Alex Dutton - PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 3%
Nikki Snyder - PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 3%
Alexa Clint - A TALE OF TWO CITIES - Actors' Theatre of Columbus 3%
Nat Harper - VOICE OF THE NET - Abbey Theater of Dublin 3%
Jarrod Turnbull - GENTLY DOWN THE STREAM - Evolution Theatre Company 3%
Christina Yoho - TALE OF TWO CITIES - Actors Theatre of Columbus 2%
Emily Bartholic - A COMEDY OF TENORS - Ohio University Lancaster 2%
Barbe Helwig - STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
Julie Whitney Scott - DEAR MY BLACK SKIN - Columbus Performing Arts Center/Abbey Theatre of Dublin 2%
David Bahgat - THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring 2%
Connor Daugherty - A COMEDY OF TENORS - Ohio University Lancaster Theatre 2%
Aaron Natarelli - THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring 2%
Doug Joseph - THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring Theatre 1%
Colleen Cunningham - ONE SLIGHT HITCH - Eclipse Theater 1%
Tom Murdock - LET'S HOPE YOU FEEL BETTER - MadLab 1%
Tom Murdock - TALE OF TWO CITIES - Actors Theatre of Columbus 1%
Rachel Scherrer - SILENT SKY - Red Herring 1%
Ian Ernsberger - THE ODD COUPLE - Alcove Dinner Theater 1%

Best Play
RENT - Abbey Theater of Dublin 19%
BLACK COMEDY - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 13%
PUFFS - Wagnalls community theater 10%
A FAIRY TALE CHRISTMAS CAROL - Worthington Community Theatre 7%
NOISES OFF - Short north stage 7%
A COMEDY OF TENORS - Ohio University Lancaster 7%
MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS - Weathervane Playhouse 6%
SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY - CATCO 5%
STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 5%
TALE OF TWO CITIES - Actors Theatre of Columbus 4%
VOICE OF THE NET - Abbey Theater of Dublin 2%
THE DUCHESS - Abbey Theater of Dublin 2%
SILENT SKY - Red Herring 2%
YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 2%
THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring Theatre 2%
ONE SLIGHT HITCH - Eclipse Theater 2%
WOMEN PLAYING HAMLET - Curtain Players 1%
LET’S HOPE YOU FEEL BETTER - MadLab 1%
DEAR MY BLACK SKIN - Columbus Performing Arts Center/Abbey Theatre of Dublin 1%
CASTING CALL - Columbus Performing Arts Center/Abbey Theatre of Dublin 1%
ALL MY SONS - MTVarts 1%
THE ODD COUPLE - Alcove Dinner Theater 1%
SEE, INVISIBLE - Mine 4 God Productions at Columbus Performing Arts Center, and Abbey Theatre of Dublin 0%
WHERE WINTER RESTS ON A WOUNDED HEART - Mine 4 God Productions at Columbus Performing Arts Center, and Abbey Theatre of Dublin 0%
AN OPEN LETTER TO MY BROWN SKIN - Mine 4 God Productions at Columbus Performing Arts Center, and Abbey Theatre of Dublin 0%

Best Scenic Design Of A Play Or Musical
Stephanie R. Gerckens - BLACK COMEDY - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 18%
Jason Bolen - SPRING AWAKENING - Short North Stage 17%
Victor Jones - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 14%
George - PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 10%
LITTLE SHOP - Short north stage 9%
Bess Parker - SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 6%
Jennifer Sansfacon - STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 4%
A Victor Jones - A COMEDY OF TENORS - Ohio University Lancaster Theatre 4%
Kat Wexler - 1776 - Hilliard Arts Council 3%
Booth Muller - NANA'S NAUGHTY KNICKERS - Curtain Players 3%
Kate Hawthorne - SILENT SKY - Red Herring 2%
Victor Jones - A COMEDY OF TENORS - Ohio University Lancaster 2%
HEAD OVER HEELS - Catco 2%
Kate Hawthorne - YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 1%
Ian Ernsberger - ALL MY SONS - MTVarts 1%
Kate Haethorne - LET'S HOPE YOU FEEL BETTER - MadLab Theatre 1%
Kate Hawthorne - THE GRAVEYARD SHIFT - MadLab Theatre 1%
Tony Ludivico - PRESENT LAUGHTER - Curtain Players 1%
Kate Hawthorne - WINDBERRY CREEK - MadLab Theatre 1%
Michael Brewer - 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE - Gallery 0%
Bruce Jacklin - WALLY'S CAFE - Alcove Dinner Theater 0

Best Sound Design Of A Play Or Musical
Kitty Mader - BLACK COMEDY - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 27%
David Crone and Krista Pojman - RENT SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 18%
Kathleen Uhl - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 16%
Seth Sprang - THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic Theatre 13%
Dr. Casey Palbicki - SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 12%
Will Macke - TRAIN RIDE TO THE SEA - MadLab Theatre 7%
Dr. Casey Palbicki - STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Weathervane Playhouse 5%
Ian Ernsberger - ALL MY SONS - MTVarts 3%

Best Supporting Performer In A Musical
Shelby Zimmerman - A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 8%
Arnav Nawani - RENT - Abbey Theatre of Dublin 7%
Amy Rittberger - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Worthington Community Theatre 6%
Vera Ryan Cremeans - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Weathervane Playhouse 5%
Dale Ross Saunders - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 5%
Lizzie Gill - RENT SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 4%
Nick van Atta - NEWSIES - CCT 4%
Zoe Woods - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 4%
Alexa Clint - NEWSIES - CCT 3%
Marly Buck - SEUSSICAL JR - Hilliard Community Theater 3%
Conner Triplett - SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Weathervane Playhouse 3%
Emma Samuelson - FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL - weathervane playhouse 3%
Edin Kebede - RENT SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 3%
Phil Wells - THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Westerville Civic Theatre 3%
Phoenix Gray - RENT SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 3%
Aaron Natarelli - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - Columbus Childrens Theatre 3%
Angelina Powel - RENT: SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 2%
Alexandra Alderman - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster 2%
Sydney Freihofer - SPRING AWAKENING - Short North Stage 2%
Emmett Vanbuskirk - RENT: SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theatre 2%
Daniel Bernthold - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster Theatre 2%
AJ Lockhart - TICK, TICK... BOOM! - Short North Stage 2%
Michael Lee, Jr. - SPRING AWAKENING - Short North Stage 2%
Stephen Grinch - THE MUSIC MAN - Licking County Players 2%
Terayai Robinson - RENT - Ohio University Lancaster Theatre 1%

Best Supporting Performer In A Play
Paxton Longoria - A FAIRY TALE CHRISTMAS CAROL - Worthington Community Theatre 13%
Jackson Gifford - BLACK COMEDY - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 12%
William Darby IV - THE DUCHESS - Abbey Theatre of Dublin 8%
Beth Sanford - BLACK COMEDY - Otterbein Theatre and Dance 7%
Frankie Goodman - MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS - Weathervane Playhouse 5%
Madi Ryan - PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 4%
Anna Soppelsa - ONE SLIGHT HITCH - Eclipse Theater 4%
Zachary Ryan - MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS - weathervane playhouse 4%
Keilyn Snell - PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 4%
Kathryn McCarty - TALE OF TWO CITIES - Actors Theatre of Columbus 3%
April Adams - PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 3%
William Darby IV - CATSPAW - Original Productions Theatre 3%
David Boley - LARAMIE PROJECT - Curtain Players 3%
Tyreese Bowman - YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 3%
Quint Paxton - MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
Bill Hafner - THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring 2%
Trinity Yeomans - PUFFS - Wagnalls Community Theatre 2%
Nora DeGreen - MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS - Weathervane Playhouse 2%
Alicia Hoffman - LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring 1%
John Grote - LET'S HOPE YOU FEEL BETTER - MadLab Theatre 1%
Nick Martin - THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE - Red Herring 1%
Dallas Ray - YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 1%
Duncan McKennie - LET'S HOPE YOU FEEL BETTER - MadLab 1%
Stephen Hanna - CACTUS FLOWER - Performing Arts Creative Ensemble 1%
Kasey Meininger - YOU HAVE EARNED BONUS STARS - MadLab Theatre 1%

Best Theatre For Young Audiences Production
NEWSIES THE MUSICAL - CCT 19%
RENT SCHOOL EDITION - Abbey Theater of Dublin 16%
MATILDA - Worthington 13%
HELLO DOLLY - LHS 10%
NEWSIES - Weathervane Theatre Academy 5%
A FAIRY TALE CHRISTMAS CAROL - Worthington Community Theatre 5%
SHREK THE MUSICAL - Millersport Community Theatre 5%
SEUSSICAL, JR - Hilliard Community Theater 4%
CINDERELLA - Butterly Guild 4%
BIG FISH - Weathervane Theatre Academy 4%
THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS - Abbey Theatre of Dublin 3%
MATILDA JR. - New Albany Youth Theatre 3%
ROALD DAHL'S MATILDA JR. THE MUSICAL - New Albany Youth Theatre 2%
THE MOMENT - Abbey Theater of Dublin 2%
YOU’RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN - LTOB 2%
FROZEN JR. - MTVarts 1%
ROALD DAHL’S MATILDA JR. THE MUSICAL - Abbey Theater of Dublin 1%
DELILAH'S ADVENTURE - ReAct Theatre 1%
42ND STREET - Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre 0%

Favorite Local Theatre
Short North Stage 19%
Abbey Theater of Dublin 17%
Otterbein Theatre and Dance 14%
Columbus Children's Theatre 11%
Wagnalls Community Theatre 10%
Ohio University Lancaster 9%
Worthington community 9%
Westerville Civic Theatre 3%
Curtain Players 2%
Gallery Players 2%
Red Herring 2%
MTVarts 1%
Rise Up Arts Alliance 1%
ReAct Theatre 0%



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January 18, 2023

Philadelphia is never lacking outstanding theatre, whether epic Broadway shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. BroadwayWorld is rounding up our top recommended theatre every month. This month's picks include 1776, A Year With Frog And Toad, A Soldier's Play and more!