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Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Nashville Awards; BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Leads Best Musical!

Voting is open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Nashville 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 Nashville:

Best Actor in a Musical
Darryl Wheeler - The Wiz - Chattanooga Theatre Centre 10%
Harley Jay - Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 9%
Cameron Bortz - The Hunchback of Notre Dame - Actors Point Theatre 8%

Best Actor in a Play
Logan Dowlen (Hank) - Marvin's Room - Lakewood Theatre Company 8%
Sumner McMurtry - Charlotte's Web - Hendersonville Performing Arts Co. 7%
Adam LaPorte - Peter and the Starcatcher - Arts Center of Cannon County 6%

Best Actress in a Musical
Maya Jaffar - The Wiz - Chattanooga Theatre Centre 9%
Illeana Kirven - Sister Act - Cumberland County Playhouse 6%
Kate Morgan Chadwick - 'Part of the Plan' - TPAC 6%

Best Actress in a Play
Abby West (Tilly Evans) - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 6%
Jamie Kirkland (Agnes Evans) - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 6%
Christina Ray - Seven Brides For Seven Brothers - Audience Of One 4%

Best Choreographer
Jamie Kirkland - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 9%
Lynne Taylor Corbett - Part of the Plan - James K Polk 8%
Anna Owen - Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre Company 7%

Best Community Theater Company
Lakewood Theatre Company 10%
Chattanooga Theatre Centre 9%
Murfreesboro Center for the Arts 8%

Best Costume Design
Zoe Garner - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood theatre Comapny 12%
Loren Shaw - Part of the Plan - James K Polk 7%
Chesley Parfait - Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre Company 5%

Best Director of a musical
Rachael E. Parker - Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre Company 10%
Lynne Taylor Corbett - Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 9%
Angie Dee - Seven Brides for Seven Brothers - Audience of One Productions 5%

Best Director of a play
Jonathan Hunter - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre 13%
Angie Dee - A Christmas Carol - Audience of One Productions 8%
Tara Winton - Peter and the Starcatcher - Art Center of Cannon County 7%

Best Ensemble Performance in a musical
Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre 9%
Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 9%
The Wiz - Chattanooga Theatre Centre 5%

Best Ensemble Performance in a play
She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 13%
Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse 9%
Charlotte's Web - Hendersonville Performing Arts Co. 6%

Best Featured Actor in a Musical
Donel Solomon - The Wiz - Chattanooga Theatre Centre 11%
Alan Smith - Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theater 5%
J. Hodges - Part of the Plan - TPAC's Polk Theater 4%

Best Featured Actor in a Play
Logan Dowlen (Orcus) - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 11%
Sheldon McMurtry - Charlotte's Web - Hendersonville Performing Arts Co. 6%
Noah Brady - Peter and the Star Catcher - Arts Center of Cannon County 6%

Best Featured Actress in a Musical
Tiffany Williams - The Wiz - Chattanooga Theatre Centre 11%
Jayme Lake - Part of the Plan - TPAC's Polk Theater 8%
Elizabeth Golden - Sweeney Todd - Robertson County Players 5%

Best Featured Actress in a Play
Sophia McKanna - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 10%
Elise Piliponis - Charlotte's Web - Hendersonville Performing Arts Co. 6%
Emma Messer - Sweeney Todd - Act Too Players/ Franklin Theatre 5%

Best Lighting Design
John Carpenter - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 13%
Jason Kantrowitz - Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 11%
Terry Hubbard - Jesus Christ Superstar - Hendersonville Performing Arts Co. 6%

Best Musical
Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre Company 11%
Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 8%
The Wiz - Chattanooga Theatre Centre 8%

Best Musical Direction
Stephen Kummer - Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 11%
Haley Ray - Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre Company 7%
Susan Hearn - Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre Company 6%

Best Original/New Work
Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 26%
Somebody's Baby - Lakewood Theater Company 20%
Sleepy Hollow - Cumberland County Playhouse 18%

Best Play
She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 15%
Peter and the Starcatcher - Art Center of Cannon County 6%
Lying In State - Cumberland County Playhouse 5%

Best Professional Theater Company
Nashville Children's Theatre 25%
Cumberland County Playhouse 24%
Studio Tenn 13%

Best Set Design
Abby West - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 13%
Jason Sherwood - Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 11%
Tom Tutino - Sister Act - Cumberland County Playhouse 5%

Best Sound Design
Josh Liebert - Part of the Plan - Tennessee Performing Arts Center 13%
Logan Dowlen - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 9%
Keith Cohl - Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre Company 7%

Best Younger Actor (under age 25)
Treston Henderson - The Wiz - Circle Players 9%
Cameron Bortz - Hunchback - Actors Point 9%
Wyatt Rodgers - Part of the Plan - TPAC's Polk Theater 8%

Best Younger Actress (under age 25)
Abby West (Tilly Evans) - She Kills Monsters - Lakewood Theatre Company 7%
Danielle Threet - Beauty and the Beast - Springhouse Theatre Company 6%
Alyssa Freeze - Annie - Art Center of Cannon County 4%

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