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Latest Stats Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Indianapolis Awards; at Booth Tarkington Civic Theater Leads Best Ensemble Performance!

Check out the latest standings as of December 12th. Voting continues now through December 31st, 2022.

The latest standings as of Monday, December 12th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Indianapolis Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

The 2022 Regional Awards honor regional productions, touring shows, and more which had their first performance between October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2022. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2022.

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2022 BroadwayWorld Indianapolis Standings - 12/12/22

Best Cabaret/Concert/Solo Performance
LaKesha Lorene - NO AIDS, NO MAIDS: OR STORIES I CAN'T F*CKIN' HEAR NO MORE - Phoenix Theatre 35%
Megan Hilty - Megan Hilty In Concert - The Cabaret 20%
Eva Noblezada - Eva Noblezada In Concert - The Cabaret 11%
Roger Schmelzer - HEART & SOUL - Feinstein’s at Hotel Carmichael 9%
Alan Cumming & Ari Shapiro - OCH AND OY! A CONSIDERED CABARET - The Cabaret 8%
Mark Cashwell - PANEL SHOW - District Cabaret Stage 8%
Beth Leavel - 13 SHOWS AND COUNTING - The Cabaret 5%
John Lloyd Young - BROADWAY'S JERSEY BOY - Feinstein's at Hotel Carmichael 4%

Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical
Anne Beck - ELF - THE MUSICAL - Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre 22%
Teresa McCullough - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 20%
Laurie Siler - THE LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 18%
Ron Morgan - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 13%
Trish Roberds - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 10%
Chris Watson & Rick Barber - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - Footlite Musicals 8%
Christopher Noffke - LIPPA’S THE WILD PARTY - Footlite Musicals 5%
Ron Morgan - ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE - Beef and Boards 4%

Best Costume Design Of A Play Or Musical
Anthony Sirk - MAGNOLIA BALLET - Phoenix Theatre 25%
Carli Pratt - THE LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 22%
Vicki Tewes - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 12%
Kate Mott - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana state university Department of Theatre 9%
Mack Fensterstock - HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 8%
Grace Muñoz - I AND YOU - Indiana State University 6%
Vickie Tewes - A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER - Footlite 6%
Anthony Sirk - MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES - Southbank Repertory Theatre 4%
Grace Muñoz - DEATHTRAP - Indiana State University 4%
Kate Mott & Grace Muñoz - HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 4%

Best Direction Of A Musical
Sam Chenoweth - INTO THE WOODS - Zionsville Community High School 15%
Michael J Lasley - RENT - Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre 13%
Amy Christie - THE LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 12%
Julie Dixon - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana state university Department of Theatre 10%
Sam Chenoweth - EDGES - Zionsville Community High School 6%
Ron Morgan - KINKY BOOTS - Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre 6%
Edward Trout - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 5%
Eddie Curry - MARY POPPINS - Beef and Boards 5%
ed trout - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - footlite 4%
Kelsey McDaniel - HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 4%
Kyle Barker - JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT - Carmel High School 4%
Bradley Lowe - LIPPA’S THE WILD PARTY - Footlite Musicals 4%
Eddie Curry - HELLO DOLLY - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 3%
Eddie Curry - PHANTOM - Beef & Boards 3%
Douglas Stark - ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 2%
Kayvon Emtiaz - A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER - Footlite 2%
rick barber - GREASE THE MUSICAL - footlite 2%
Kathleen Horrigan - 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE - Footlite Musicals 1%

Best Direction Of A Play
Ty Stover - THE BED PLAY - District Theatre 28%
Chris Saunders - THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT - American Lives Theatre 26%
Eddie Curry - SHEER MADNESS - Beef & Boards 16%
Julie Dixon - I AND YOU - Indiana State University 9%
Carsyn Wayland - DEATHTRAP - Indiana state university Department of Theatre 7%
Jennifer Otterman - RUMORS - Main Street Productions 5%
Chris Saunders - SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS - American Lives Theatre 5%
Chris Berchild - HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 4%

Best Ensemble Performance
42ND STREET - Booth Tarkington Civic Theater 13%
CABARET - Eclipse 11%
THE LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 11%
SPONGEBOB THE MUSICAL - Footlite Musicals 6%
A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 6%
PETER/WENDY - Indiana Drama Club 6%
MARY POPPINS - Beef and Boards 6%
HELLO, DOLLY! - Beef and Boards Dinner 5%
I AND YOU - Indiana State University 5%
HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 5%
KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 4%
SHIP OF DREAMS - Indyfringe 4%
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE - Beef and Boards 3%
THE WILD PARTY - Footlite Musicals 3%
SHEAR MADNESS - Beef and Boards 2%
SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS - American Lives Theatre 2%
DEATHTRAP - Indiana State University 2%
THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - footlite musicals 2%
HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 1%
A BEEF & BOARDS CHRISTMAS - Beef & Boards 1%
LIPPA’S THE WILD PARTY - Footlite Musicals 1%

Best Lighting Design Of A Play Or Musical
Laura Glover - SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS - American Lives Theatre 27%
Ryan Koharchik - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 24%
Ryan Koharchik - MARY POPPINS - Beef and Boards 16%
Michael Jackson - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 9%
David Vogel - I AND YOU - Indiana State University 8%
Ryan Koharchik - HONKY TONK ANGELS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 7%
Michael Jackson - DEATHTRAP - Indiana State University 4%
Michael Jackson - HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 4%

Best Music Direction & Orchestra Performance
Mark Carlisle - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 23%
Dave Fackler - THE LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 21%
Terry Woods - MARY POPPINS - Beef and Boards 18%
Daniel Hesselbrock - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 12%
Jill Stewart & KAyvon Emtiaz - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - Footlite Musicals 11%
Michael Davisd & Jill Stewart - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 5%
Jill Goodwin Stewart - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 5%
Jill Stewart - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 3%

Best Musical
INTO THE WOODS - Zionsville Community High School 18%
HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 14%
LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 11%
LEVIATHAN - 5 Lanterns 10%
A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University Department of Theater 10%
KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 9%
SOMETHING ROTTEN - Footlite Musicals 7%
MARY POPPINS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 6%
HELLO, DOLLY! - Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre 6%
PHANTOM - Beef & Boards 3%
THE WILD PARTY - Footlite Musicals 2%
A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER - Footlite 2%
LIPPA’S THE WILD PARTY - Footlite Musicals 1%

Best New Play Or Musical
BED PLAY - District Theatre 24%
MAGNOLIA BALLET - Phoenix Theatre 21%
LEVIATHAN - Five Lanterns Productions 19%
HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 15%
OAK ISLAND: A NEW MUSICAL - American Lives Theatre 8%
THE RECLAMATION OF MADISON HEMINGS - Indiana Repertory Theatre 7%
LANISTA - Catalyst Rep 2%
THE FOWL - District Theatre 2%
FADE - Fonseca 2%

Best Performer In A Musical
Anya Burke - THE LITTLE MERMAID - Gracie Church 13%
Izzy Casciani - INTO THE WOODS - Zionsville Community High School 13%
Olivia Broadwater - RENT - Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre 12%
Ty Stover - HELLO DOLLY - Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre 8%
Kate Boice - MARY POPPINS - Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre 7%
Max Gallagher - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - Footlite Musicals 4%
Jonathan Studdard - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards 4%
Mary Kate Tansell - 42ND STREET - Booth Tarkington Civic Theater 3%
Claire Kauffman - INTO THE WOODS - Zionsville Community High School 3%
Emma Burchell - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University Department of Theater 3%
Logan Moore - PHANTOM - Beef & Boards 3%
Victoria Behny - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 3%
Shelbi Berry - HONKY TONK ANGELS - Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre 3%
Kaitlyn Stone - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 2%
Kelsey McDaniel - HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 2%
Shelbi Berry - HELLO DOLLY - Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre 2%
Miranda Nehrig - LITTLE WOMEN - Buck Creek Players 2%
Kayvon Emtiaz - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite 2%
Matthew Conwell - CABARET - Eclipse Summer Stock Stage 2%
Darrin Gowan - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 1%
Nathan Brown - HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 1%
Matt Bays - ELF - THE MUSICAL - Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre 1%
Daniel Draves - A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER - Footlite 1%
Jeff Stockberger - ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 1%
Jessica Hawkins - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 1%

Best Performer In A Play
Will Swigart - PETER/WENDY - Indiana Drama Club 16%
Daniel Klingler - SHEER MADNESS - Beef & Boards 15%
Olivia Mozzi - COST OF LIVING - American Lives Theatre 15%
Kevin 'KP' Price - I AND YOU - Indiana State University 11%
Ben Asaykwee - EVERY BRILLIANT THING - District Theatre 10%
Joe Wagner - THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT - American Lives Theatre 10%
Mia Carrillo - I AND YOU - Indiana State University 6%
Julien lyons - DEATHTRAP - Indiana state university Department of Theatre 5%
Logan Laflin - HAMLET - Noblesville Cultural Arts Commission 5%
Jay Hemphill - BRIGHT COLORS AND BOLD PATTERNS - District Theatre 3%
Bridget Haight - ADMISSIONS - American Lives Theatre 3%
Matthew Conwell - ADMISSIONS - American Lives Theatre 2%

Best Play
THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT - American Lives Theatre 20%
BED PLAY - District Theatre 20%
SHEAR MADNESS - Beef and Boards 16%
A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 9%
I AND YOU - Indiana State University Department of Theater 8%
HAMLET - Noblesville Cultural Arts Commission 5%
RUMORS - Main Street Productions 4%
DEATHTRAP - Indiana state university Department of Theatre 4%
EVERY BRILLIANT THING - District Theatre 3%
TASTE - Monument Theatre Company and Theatre Unchained 3%
ADMISSIONS - American Lives Theatre 2%
HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 2%
COST OF LIVING - American Lives Theatre 2%
SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS - American Lives Theatre 1%

Best Scenic Design Of A Play Or Musical
Inseung Park - MAGNOLIA BALLET - Phoenix Theatre 20%
Michael Layton - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 15%
Rai Ortman and Amanda Gwin - PETER/WENDY - Indiana Drama Club 15%
Stephen Matters & Ed Trout - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 11%
Jerry Beasley - SPONGEBOB - Footlite Musicals 10%
David Vogel - I AND YOU - Indiana State University 8%
William Boles - FAHRENHEIT 451 - Indiana Repertory Theatre 7%
Michael Jackson - HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 5%
David Vogel - DEATHTRAP - Indiana State University 4%
Kris Steege - SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS - American Lives Theatre 4%
MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES - Southbank Repertory Theatre 2%

Best Sound Design Of A Play Or Musical
Aidan Sturgeon - THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT - American Lives Theatre 23%
Isaac Spillman - INTO THE WOODS - Zionsville Community High School 22%
Daniel Hasselbrock - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 13%
Eric Matters - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 9%
Eric Matters - SPONGEBOB - Footlite Musicals 8%
Chris Berchild - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 7%
Michael Jackson - I AND YOU - Indiana State University 6%
Joe Barsanti - SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS - American Lives Theatre 4%
Chris Berchild - DEATHTRAP - Indiana State University 3%
Oz Casile - TASTE - Monument Theatre Company and Theatre Unchained 3%
Isaac Spillman - EDGES - Zionsville Community High School 2%

Best Supporting Performer In A Musical
Claire Kauffman - 42ND STREET - Booth Tarkington Civic Theater 14%
Luke Haskins - LEVIATHAN - 5 Lanters 12%
Scott Van Wye - CABARET - Eclipse Summer Stock Stage 11%
Shelbi Berry - HELLO DOLLY! - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 8%
Isaiah Owens - THE LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 7%
Haliey Hughes - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana State University 4%
Mia Carrillo - A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Indiana state university Department of Theatre 4%
Xavier Wilson - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - Footlite Musicals 4%
Jacob Butler - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 4%
Carrie Neal - OAK ISLAND: A NEW MUSICAL - American Lives Theatre 4%
cameron stewardson - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - footlite 4%
Curtis Honeycutt - THE LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 3%
Eddie Curry - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 3%
Peter Scharbrough - KINKY BOOTS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 2%
Suzanne Stark - PHANTOM - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 2%
Dennis Jones - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 2%
Brett Mutter - ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE - Beef & Boards 2%
Jonna Kauffman - HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 2%
Adrian Daeger - HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 2%
Ellen Vandermissen - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite 2%
Troy Bridges - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 1%
Lauren Lewis - HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL - The District Theatre 1%
Logan J. Laflin Hair - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Footlite Musicals 1%
Amanda McCarthy - HELLO DOLLY! - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 1%

Best Supporting Performer In A Play
Ian Hauer - RUMORS - Main Street Productions 36%
Michael Morrow - PETER/WENDY - Indiana Drama Club 34%
Meaghan Ogle - HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 17%
Essica Whisett - HORROR VAUDEVILLE - Indiana State University 13%

Best Theatre For Young Audiences Production
BRING IT ON - Summer Stock Stage 18%
INTO THE WOODS - Zionsville Community High School 15%
SPONGEBOB - Footlite Musicals 12%
ADDAMS FAMILY - Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 10%
MARY POPPINS - Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 10%
LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 9%
42ND STREET - Booth Tarkington Theatre 9%
THE LITTLE MERMAID - Grace Church 8%
PETER/WENDY - Indiana Drama Club 7%
ELF JR - Fort Wayne YouTheatre 2%
EDGES - Zionsville Community High School 1%
ROBYN HOOD - Fort Wayne YouTheatre 0%

Favorite Local Theatre
Beef & Boards Dinner Theater 23%
Phoenix Theatre 17%
Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre 16%
The District Theatre 14%
Footlite 14%
American Lives Theatre 7%
Crossroads Repertory Theatre 6%
Catalyst Rep 3%
Summit Performance 1%



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