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2022 BroadwayWorld Kansas City Standings - 12/5/22

Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical (Non-Professional)
Melissa T Ford - MADAGASCAR A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre 25%
Mandy Dulny - ZOMBIE PROM - Theatre In The Park 21%
Valerie Martin - THE SPARKLETONES - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 13%
Guy Gardner - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 10%
Liz & Hannah Ernst - SOMETHING ROTTEN - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 10%
Christopher Barksdale - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 8%
Amber Cordell - 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL - Jewell Theatre Company 4%
Chris McCoy - HELLO DOLLY - Theatre Lawrence 4%
Nick Perry - JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT - First Act Theatre Arts 4%
Carlye Stome - DESCENDANTS - First Act Theatre Arts 1%

Best Choreography Of A Play Or Musical (Professional)
Melissa T Ford - MATILDA - Great Plains Theatre 29%
Trevor Downey - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 28%
Melissa T Ford - FOOTLOOSE THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 22%
Brandon McShaffrey - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 9%
Caroline Dahm - SONG & DANCE - Musical Theater Heritage 5%
Melissa T Ford - ELF THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 5%
Brance Cornelius - 'TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%

Best Costume Design Of A Play Or Musical (Non-Professional)
Beth Fields & Rachel Cherra - ALL SHOOK UP - Stage Right 13%
Sharon Sheldon - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - Stageright Performing Arts 11%
Becky Dibben - MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENUTRE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 11%
Libby Bradley - SHREK THE MUSICAL - Music Theatre Kansas City 10%
Arwen White - ZOMBIE PROM - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 8%
Scotty Wiggins - SCHOOL OF ROCK - Theatre in the Park 7%
Anna Kemph/Isabelle Porter - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 6%
Becky Dibben - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 5%
Buffey Hauptmann - ROCKY HORROR SHOW - Summit Theatre Group 5%
Arwen White - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - The White Theatre 4%
Patricia Berning - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 4%
Patricia Berning - THE SPARKLETONES - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 3%
Ebony Fondren - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Reprtory Theatre 3%
Scotty Wiggins - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - William Jewell Theatre Company 3%
Chelli Tillman - SURVIVING HITLER - The White Theatre 3%
Scotty Wiggins - THE LEARNED LADIES - William Jewell Theatre Company 2%
Patricia Berning - ALWAYS, PATSY CLINE - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 1%

Best Costume Design Of A Play Or Musical (Professional)
Libby Bradley - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 20%
Becky Dibben - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 18%
Francie Kapono-Kuzila - ROCKY HORROR SHOW - Padgett Productions 11%
Blaine Shepard - THE INHERITANCE - Unicorn Theatre 9%
Becky Dibben - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 7%
Karla Fennick - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 7%
Jack Smith - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%
Becky Dibben - JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 5%
Kerri Packard - TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 5%
Becky Dibben - ELF THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 4%
Francie Kapono-Kuzila - CLUE - Padgett Productions 3%
Jack Smith - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
Denise Warner - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 2%

Best Direction Of A Musical (Non-Professional)
Justin Cooley / Luke Knopke - ALL SHOOK UP - Stage Right 18%
Ellie Goldberg - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - Stageright Performing Arts 15%
Valerie Martin - A NEW BRAIN - Olathe Civic Theatre 8%
Kacy Christensen - SCHOOL OF ROCK - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 8%
Cary Danielson Pandzik - SHREK THE MUSICAL - Music Theatre Kansas City 6%
Matthew Allen - FOOTLOOSE - Music Theatre Kansas City 6%
Guy Gardner - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 6%
Emily Vargo - ZOMBIE PROM - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 6%
Brad Rackers - SWEENEY TODD - Summit Theatre Group 6%
Damron Armstrong - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 5%
Christopher McCoy - 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL - Jewell Theatre company 4%
Barb Nichols - THE SPARKELTONES - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 3%
Tim Bair - SOMETHING ROTTEN - The White Theatre 3%
Jason Coats - FIRST DATE - The Barn Players 2%
Dr. Chris McCoy - 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL - Jewell Theatre Company 2%
Eric Magnus - PUTTING IT TOGETHER - The Barn Players 2%
Barb Nichols - ALWAYS, PATSY CLINE - Johnson County theatre in the Park 1%

Best Direction Of A Musical (Professional)
Mitchell Aiello - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 17%
Julie Danielson, Weston Thomas - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 16%
Nick Padgett - SWEENEY TODD - Warwick Theatre 14%
Heidi Van - MOTHER FREAKIN HOOD - fishtank 13%
Weston Thomas - A CHRISTMAS STORY THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 10%
Todd Davison - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%
Mitchell Aiello - JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 6%
Melissa T Ford - ELF THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 5%
Karen Paisley - OLIVER! - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 5%
Brandon McShaffrey - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 4%
Nick Padgett - LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Padgett Productions 4%
Brance Cornelius - TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 1%

Best Direction Of A Play (Non-Professional)
Tim Bair - SURVIVING HITLER - The White Theatre 30%
Chris McCoy - LEARNED LADIES - Jewell Theatre Company 24%
Dave Martin - ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD - Olathe Civic Theatre 24%
Sarah Crawford - THE ODD COUPLE - FEMALE VERSION - The White Theatre 21%

Best Direction Of A Play (Professional)
Billy Eric Robinson - BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY - Great Plains Theatre 20%
Damron Armstrong - MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM - Black Rep of KC 17%
Jeff Church - THE INHERITANCE - The Unicorn 11%
Katie Gilchrist - COLLECTIVE RAGE - Fishtank Theatre 8%
Peter Reynolds - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 8%
Peter Reynolds - RIPCORD - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%
Karen Paisley - THE LAST WIFE - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 6%
Ian Crawford - THE INHERITANCE PART II - Unicorn Theatre 5%
Jason Coats - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 5%
Amanda Kibler - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 4%
Dennis Hennessy - THE PRICE - Kansas City Actor's Theatre 4%
Kevin King - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 3%
Bradley Meyer - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 2%

Best Ensemble Performance (Non-Professional)
ALL SHOOK UP - Stageright Performing Arts 22%
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 9%
ZOMBIE PROM - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 9%
MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 8%
WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 8%
A NEW BRAIN - OCTA 7%
9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - William Jewell Theatre Company 7%
SOMETHING ROTTEN! - The White Theatre 6%
ROCKY HORROR - Summit Theatre Group 6%
MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 5%
SURVIVING HITLER - The White Theatre 4%
CAMP ROCK - Stage Right 3%
FIRST DATE - The Barn Players 3%
PUTTING IT TOGETHER - The Barn Players 2%
HELLO DOLLY - Theatre Lawrence 1%
LEARNED LADIES - Jewell Theatre Company 1%

Best Ensemble Performance (Professional)
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 16%
A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 14%
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 10%
FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 10%
SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 8%
MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM - Black Rep of KC 6%
THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 5%
JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 4%
MOTHERFREAKINGHOOD - The Blackbox KC 3%
HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 3%
OLD MAN AND THE OLD MOON - KC Rep 3%
ROCKY HORROR SHOW - Padgett Productions 3%
CLUE - Padgett Productions 2%
SWEENEY TODD - Warwick Theatre 2%
THE PRICE - Kansas City Actor's Theatre 2%
ELF THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 2%
PASS OVER - Black Rep of KC 2%
A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS - MTH Theatre 1%
FLYIN' WEST - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 1%
COLLECTIVE RAGE: A PLAY IN 5 BETTIES - Fishtank Theatre 1%
'TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 1%

Best Lighting Design Of A Play Or Musical (Non-Professional)
Zach Dulny - ALL SHOOK UP - Stageright Performing Arts 23%
Mitchell Aiello - MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 12%
Zoe Spangler - LEARNED LADIES - Jewell Theatre Company 11%
Justin Dudzik - MATILDA - The White Theatre at the J 9%
Zach Dulny - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - Stageright Performing Arts 9%
Mitchell Aiello - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 7%
Jason Chandley - ZOMBIE PROM - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 6%
Zach Dulny - FIRST DATE - The Barn Players 6%
Justin Dudzik - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 5%
Justin Dudzik - SOMETHING ROTTEN - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 5%
Justin Dudzik - SURVIVING HITLER (A NEW PLAY) - The White Theatre 3%
Jayson Chandley - ZOMBIE PROM - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 3%
Austin VanWinkle - JANE EYRE - UMKC 1%

Best Lighting Design Of A Play Or Musical (Professional)
Zan de Spelder - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 28%
Kent Buess - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 15%
Mitchell Aiello - BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY - Great Plains Theatre 11%
Kent Buess - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 10%
Austin VanWinkle - DANCE NATION - Unicorn Theatre 8%
Dominic DiSalvio - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%
Dominic DiSalvio - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%
Kent Buess - ELF - THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 5%
Kent Buess - JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 5%
Austin VanWinkle - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 4%
Dominic DiSalvio - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 2%
Dean Packard - TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 1%

Best Music Direction & Orchestra Performance (Non-Professional)
Marsha Canady - SCHOOL OF ROCK - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 17%
Pam Watson - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 13%
Kimberly Camacho - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 11%
Ashley Jones - ZOMBIE PROM - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 11%
Julie Danielson - SHREK - Music Theatre Kansas City 10%
Kevin Bogan - A NEW BRAIN - Olathe Civic Theater 7%
Marsha Canady - SOMETHING ROTTEN - The White Theatre 7%
Ethan Badders - MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 7%
James Levy - THE FULL MONTY - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 7%
Langston Hemenway - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - William Jewell Theatre Company 6%
Julie Danielson - BARNUM - Music Theatre Kansas City 4%

Best Music Direction & Orchestra Performance (Professional)
Tim Braselton - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 27%
Julie Danielson - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 20%
Donna Rendely Peeler - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 15%
Alicia Santee - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 10%
Julie Danielson - MOTHERFREAKINGHOOD - The Blackbox KC 10%
Justin Cowan - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 5%
Justin Cowan - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 5%
Donna Rendely Peeler - JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 4%
Susie Jolink - ELF THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 4%
Steven Zumbrun - TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 1%

Best Musical (Non-Professional)
ALL SHOOK UP - Stageright Performing Arts 20%
SCHOOL OF ROCK - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 10%
SHREK - Music Theatre Kansas City 10%
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 8%
ZOMBIE PROM - Theatre In The Park 7%
9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Jewel Theatre Company 6%
MEMPHIS - The White Theatre/The Black Rep 5%
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS - Theatre in the Park 5%
A NEW BRAIN - Olathe Civic Theatre 5%
FOOTLOOSE - Music Theatre Kansas City 5%
SWEENEY TODD - Warwick Theater 5%
SOMETHING ROTTEN! - The White Theatre at the J KC 4%
FIRST DATE - The Barn Players 4%
THE SPARKLETONES - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 4%
PUTTING IT TOGETHER - The Barn Players 2%
HELLO DOLLY - Theatre Lawrence 1%
ALWAYS, PATSY CLINE - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 1%
THE FULL MONTY - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 0%

Best Musical (Professional)
FREAKY FRIDAY - New Theatre & Restaurant 16%
A CHRISTMAS STORY THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 14%
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 12%
MEMPHIS - Black Rep KC/ The White Theatre at the J KC 12%
SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 12%
FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 9%
THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 5%
MOTHERFREAKINGHOOD - The Blackbox KC 4%
JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 3%
HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Padgett Productions 3%
ELF - THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 3%
OLIVER! - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 2%
ROCKY HORROR SHOW - Padgett Productions 2%
TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 2%

Best New Play Or Musical (Non-Professional)
THE SPARKLETONES - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 33%
MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 32%
SURVIVING HITLER - The White Theatre at the J KC 17%
THE ODD COUPLE - FEMALE VERSION - The White Theatre 11%
ROAR - The Culture House 6%

Best New Play Or Musical (Professional)
MOTHERFREAKINGHOOD - The Blackbox KC 44%
GABBY FOR GOD - Arts Asylum 19%
SPILLED MILK - Fishtank Theatre 13%
TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 11%
BOXED - KC Public Theatre 7%
MERRYMAKING - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%

Best Performer In A Musical (Non-Professional)
Toby Rodriquez - ALL SHOOK UP - Stageright Performing Arts 13%
Patrick Sheeley - SHREK THE MUSICAL - Music Theatre Kansas City 9%
Sam Illum - LES MISERABLES - First Act Theatre Arts 7%
Scarlett Randolph - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 6%
Scott Kruse - SWEENEY TODD - Summit Theatre Group 6%
Jacobi Robinson - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 5%
Zach Greer - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 5%
Robert Hingula - SCHOOL OF ROCK - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 4%
Isabel Mayer - ZOMBIE PROM - Theatre In the park 4%
Ashton Botts - FIRST DATE - The Barn Players 3%
Austin Skibbie - A NEW BRAIN - OCTA 3%
Elizabeth Phillips - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 3%
Brooke Jenkins - BEAUTY & THE BEAST JR. - Stageright Performing Arts 3%
Faith Harris - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Jewel Theatre Company 2%
Maren Meneley - MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 2%
Valerie Chamberlain - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 2%
Maggie Bunch - ALL SHOOK UP - StageRight Performing Arts 2%
Talon Penry - MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 2%
Kamryn Henderson - SHREK THE MUSICAL - Music Theatre Kansas City 2%
Alyson Golladay - A NEW BRAIN - Olathe Civic Theatre Association 1%
Tyler Rowe - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 1%
Weston Thomas - SOMETHING ROTTEN - The White Theatre 1%
Margo Mikkelson - PUTTING IT TOGETHER - The Barn Players 1%
Miranda Brand - PUTTING IT TOGETHER - The Barn Players 1%
Lizzie Cure - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 1%

Best Performer In A Musical (Professional)
Kamryn Henderson - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 11%
Teri Adams - MOTHERFREAKINGHOOD - The Blackbox KC 11%
Patrick Lewallen (Sweeney) Todd - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 9%
Maddie Allen - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 9%
Cori Anne Weber - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 6%
Shanna Jones - FREAKY FRIDAY - New theatre and restaurant 6%
Mike Ott - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 5%
Michael Perrie, Jr. - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 4%
Soraiah Williams - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 4%
Bear Manescalchi - JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 3%
Mitchell Aiello - ELF - THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 3%
Joshua Steckelberg - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 3%
Patrick Lewallen - CAMELOT - Musical Theatre Heritage 3%
Tim Falk - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 3%
Sandia Ahlers - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
Karen Blackmon - OLIVER! - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 3%
Carson Zoch - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 3%
McKenzie Custin - FREAKY FRIDAY - New Theatre & Restaurant 2%
Kylah Amos & Claire Cormack - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 2%
Nick Padgett (Frank-N-Furter) - ROCKY HORROR SHOW - Padgett Productions 2%
Nick Padgett (Seymour) - LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Padgett Productions 1%
Josjua Steckelberg - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 1%
Clayton Sallee - JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 1%
Bobby Guenther - JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 1%
Andy Harvey - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 1%

Best Performer In A Play (Non-Professional)
Vicky DeLaughder - THE CURIOUS SAVAGE - Olathe Civic Theatre Association 15%
Dave Martin - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - Olathe Civic Theatre 12%
Kevin Fewell - SURVIVING HITLER (A NEW PLAY) - The White Theatre 12%
Richard Burt - ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD - Olathe Civic Theatre 12%
Fran Opheim - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - 2022 11%
Isabel Warden - THE LEARNÉD LADIES - Jewell Theatre Company 10%
Paige Wright - THE LEARNED LADIES - William Jewell Theatre Company 8%
Marquis Williams - THE LEARNED LADIES - Jewel Theatre Company 6%
Michael Juncker - ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD - OCTA 4%
Paige Wright - LEARNED LADIES - Jewel Theatre Company 4%
Michael Juncker - THE FOREIGNER - Bell Road Barn Players 2%
Emma Mayfield - THE LEARNED LADIES - William Jewell Theatre Company 2%
Andrew Ivy - THE LEARNED LADIES - William Jewell Theatre Company 1%
Caroline Perkins - THE LEARNED LADIES - Jewel Theatre Company 1%
Fern Perkins - LEANED LADIES - William Jewell College 0%

Best Performer In A Play (Professional)
R.H. Wilhoit - THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG - New Theatre & Restaurant 13%
Casey Andrews - BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY - Great Plains Theatre 10%
Robert Vardiman - REDWOOD - Black Rep of KC 10%
Ryan Bernsten - THE INHERITANCE - Unicorn Theatre 8%
Joshua Steckelberg - BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY - Great Plains Theatre 8%
Victor Raider-Wexler - THE PRICE - Kansas City Actor's Theatre 5%
Elizabeth Hillman - THE LAST WIFE - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 5%
Andy Harvey - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 5%
Rob Glauz - THE INHERITANCE - Unicorn Theatre 5%
Mike Ott - CLUE - Padgett Productions 5%
Kyle Tichenor - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 3%
Licia Watson - RIPCORD - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
Nick Padgett - CLUE - Padgett Productions 3%
Becky Barta - RIPCORD - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
Nick Ferrucci - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 2%
Mary Pochatko - BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY - Great Plains Theatre 2%
Landan Stocker - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 2%
L.D. Kelly - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 2%
Jennifer Barnaba - BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY - Great Plains Theatre 2%
Helena Cosentino - WHO'S HOLIDAY - Padgett Productions 2%
Bowie Henderson - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 1%

Best Play (Non-Professional)
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - OCTA 24%
SURVIVING HITLER - The White Theatre 24%
THE LEARNED LADIES - William Jewell Theatre Company 21%
ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD - OCTA 20%
THE CURIOUS SAVAGE - Olathe Civic Theatre Association 13%

Best Play (Professional)
BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY - Great Plains Theatre 22%
THE INHERITANCE - Unicorn Theatre 16%
CLUE - Padgett Productions 13%
PASS OVER - Black Rep of KC 13%
MOTHERFREAKINGHOOD! - The Black Box 12%
THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 7%
THE PRICE - Kansas City Actor's Theatre 6%
THE LAST WIFE - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 5%
RIPCORD - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
COLLECTIVE RAGE: A PLAY IN 5 BETTIES - Fishtank Theatre 2%
FLYIN' WEST - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 1%

Best Scenic Design Of A Play Or Musical (Non-Professional)
Katie Cooley - CAMP ROCK - Stage Right 28%
Jeremy Smith - MATILDA - The White Theatre at the J KC 13%
Mitchell Aiello - MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 12%
Mitchell Aiello - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 9%
Nathan Wyman - THE CURIOUS SAVAGE - Olathe Civic Theatre Association 7%
Kelli Harrod - SOMETHING ROTTEN - The White Theatre 7%
Jeremy Smith - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 5%
Justin Dudzik - THE ODD COUPLE - The White Theatre at the J KC 5%
Jeremy Smith - SURVIVING HITLER - The White Theatre 4%
Nathan Wyman - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Jewel Theatre Company 4%
Nathan Wyman - LEARNÉD LADIES - Jewell Theatre Company 3%
Nathan Wyman - THE LEARNED LADIES - Jewel Theatre Company 2%
Bradley Meyer - DO YOU FEEL ANGER? - UMKC Theater 1%

Best Scenic Design Of A Play Or Musical (Professional)
Kelli Harrod - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 25%
Mitchell Aiello - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 22%
Mitchell Aiello - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 14%
Todd J. Davison - TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 10%
Mitchell Aiello - JERSEY BOYS - Great Plains Theatre 7%
Mitchell Aiello & Billy Eric Robinson - BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY - Great Plains Theatre 7%
Charles Johnson - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%
Dana Weintraub - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%
Dana Weintraub - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%

Best Sound Design Of A Play Or Musical (Non-Professional)
Jonathan Roberston - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - The White Theatre 38%
Jonathan Roberson - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 37%
Jonathan Robertson - SURVIVING HITLER (A NEW PLAY) - The White Theatre 16%
Jon Robertson - THE ODD COUPLE - The White Theatre at the J KC 9%

Best Sound Design Of A Play Or Musical (Professional)
Kevin King - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 35%
Mike Ekelburg - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 34%
Dan Schafer - 'TIS THE SEASON - Maples Repertory Theatre 30%

Best Supporting Performer In A Musical (Non-Professional)
Cara Parisi - ALL SHOOK UP - Stageright Performing Arts 19%
Kennedy Naseem - SHREK THE MUSICAL - Music Theatre Kansas City 8%
Mia Cabrera - SCHOOL OF ROCK - Theatre in the Park 6%
Cody Kreutzer - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 5%
Dighton Tokoi - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 5%
Stan Cole - SWEENEY TODD - Summit Theatre Group 5%
Emily Vargo - SOMETHING ROTTEN - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 4%
Warren Campbell - MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 4%
Will Edeal - ALL SHOOK UP - Stageright Performing Arts 3%
Izzie Warden - 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL - Jewel Theatre Company 3%
Stasha Case - ALWAYS, PATSY CLINE - Johnson County Theatre in the Park 3%
Kelly Urscher-Edgar - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - The White Theatre 2%
Margaret Campbell - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 2%
Mia Cabrera - SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS - Theatre in the Park 2%
Weston Thomas - THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 2%
Ethan Hall - MADAGASCAR: A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 2%
Robert Vardiman - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 2%
Hewleek McCoy - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 2%
Franci Talamantez-Witte - DESCENDANTS - Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 2%
Matthew Lamb - BARNUM - Music Theatre Kansas City 2%
Miranda Brand - FIRST DATE - The Barn Players 2%
Tess Tappan - ALL SHOOK UP - Stageright Performing Arts 2%
Landan Stocker - SOMETHING ROTTEN! - The J 2%
Jalen Robinson - WONDERLAND HIGH - Great Plains Theatre (Plain Great Players) 2%
Douglass Walker - MEMPHIS: A NEW MUSICAL - The White Theatre & The Black Repertory Theatre 2%

Best Supporting Performer In A Musical (Professional)
Noah Lindquist - FREAKY FRIDAY - New Theatre & Restaurant 15%
Matthew Lamb - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 11%
Joy Rchardson - MEMPHIS - Black Rep of KC 9%
Casey Andrews - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 7%
Andrea Boswell-Burns - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 6%
Franci Talamantez-Witte - A CHRISTMAS STORY THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 6%
Alec Bridges (Tobias) - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 5%
Cori Weber - SWEENEY TODD - Warwick Theatre 5%
Hannah Hill - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 4%
Stacie Sambrano - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 4%
Karen Blackmon (Johanna) - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 4%
Marshall Rimann - A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - MTKC Pro 3%
Erica C. Walker - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 3%
Horace Smith - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
Tom Nelson (Anthony) - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 2%
Matthew Glen Clark - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 2%
Janna Linae - MATILDA THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 2%
Millicent Hunnicut - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 2%
Noah Berry - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 1%
Alexis Reda - THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL - Maples Repertory Theatre 1%
Landan Stocker - SWEENEY TODD - Padgett Productions 1%
Karen Pappas - HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY - Maples Repertory Theatre 1%
Kassi McMillan - FOOTLOOSE - Great Plains Theatre 1%
Lauren Morgan - ELF - THE MUSICAL - Great Plains Theatre 0%

Best Supporting Performer In A Play (Non-Professional)
Ben Renfrow - SURVIVING HITLER (A NEW PLAY) - The White Theatre 30%
Matthew Runnels-Rebol - PETER AND THE STARCATCHER - OCTA 26%
Zane Champie - SURVIVING HITLER (A NEW PLAY) - The White Theatre 25%
Kat Shank - THE LEARNED LADIES - Jewel Theatre Company 11%
Brian Bartels - THE LEARNED LADIES - Jewel Theatre Company 8%

Best Supporting Performer In A Play (Professional)
Darrington Clark - THE INHERITANCE - Unicorn Theatre 23%
Jessica Franz-Martin - GABBY FOR GOD - Arts Asylum 13%
Ashley Pankow - OLD MAN AND THE OLD MOON - KC Rep 12%
Mike Ott (Colonel Mustard) - CLUE - Padgett Productions 10%
Kim Braun - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 6%
Thomas Delgado - THE INHERITANCE - Unicorn Theatre 5%
Bob Brand - THE INHERITANCE - Unicorn Theatre 5%
Patty Whitlock - THE LAST WIFE - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 5%
Will Poost - RIPCORD - Maples Repertory Theatre 4%
Tyler McCall - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 4%
Josh Bernaski - RIPCORD - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
Sandia Ahlers - THE NERD - Maples Repertory Theatre 3%
Matt Leisy - THE INHERITANCE - Unicorn Theatre 2%
Linda Williams - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 2%
Adam Austin - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 1%
Jake Funke - ALPHABET SOUP: THEATER FROM QUEER VOICES - Whim Productions 1%

Best Theatre For Young Audiences Production (Non-Professional)
ALL SHOOK UP - Stage Right 36%
THE UGLY DUCKLING - Great Plains Theatre 23%
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - Stageright Performing Arts 17%
SHREK THE MUSICAL - Theatre Lawrence 16%
SHREK JR. - Summit Theatre Group 8%

Best Theatre For Young Audiences Production (Professional)
AKEELAH AND THE BEE - Coterie 61%
FROZEN JR. - Maples Repertory Theatre 25%
FURRY TAILS WITH A TWIST - Maples Repertory Theatre 13%

Favorite Local Theatre (Non-Professional)
Stageright Performing Arts 29%
Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park 26%
Music Theatre Kansas City 13%
The Barn Players 13%
Summit Theatre Group 6%
Music Theater Heritage 5%
Warwick Theatre 4%
Carousel Productions 3%

Favorite Local Theatre (Professional)
Unicorn Theatre 25%
MTKC Pro 20%
Black Rep of KC 18%
Music Theater Heritage 8%
First Act Theatre Arts 8%
Padgett Productions 7%
Kansas City Actor's Theatre 6%
Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre 3%
Whim Productions 2%
Warwick Theatre 1%



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