Skip to main content Skip to footer site map
BWW Regional Awards

Winners Announced For The 2020 BroadwayWorld Orlando Awards! Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, Dr Philips Center Take Home Wins!

Check out the full list of Orlando winners below!

Winners have been announced for the 2020 BroadwayWorld [REGION] Awards - which were back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade!

The public submitted the nominees and voted for their favorites. Check out the results below!

The 2020 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards are presented by TodayTix.

Community theatre productions, student productions, and college productions were all included! (Please check respective category rules.) Eligibility was for productions which opened between 2011 and September 30th, 2020. Voting ran through December 31.

BroadwayWorld is committed to supporting local theatre in 2021 (and beyond!) If you have a show coming up we'd love to include you in our local listings. Submit one here.

Want to submit a news story/press release about your upcoming 2021 performances? Submit it here.

Are you a theatre industry member? Sign up for our Industry newsletter ! Join here.

Lookin for a digital theatre program solution for your upcoming season? Check out Stage Mag.

Want to be notified when nominations open for 2021? Sign up here!


Check Out The 2020 Orlando Award Winners!

Arts Educator Of The Decade
Niko Stamos - Titusville Playhouse

Best Dance Studio Of The Decade
Marshall Ellis Dance School

Best Ensemble
IN THE HEIGHTS - Orlando Shakes - 2018

Best Pre/Post Show Dining (Restaurant)
Thai Blossom - Winter Garden

Best Theatre Staff
Orlando Shakespeare Theatre

Best Theme Park Performer
STERLING LOVETT - Disney World, Finding Nemo - 2020

Best Theme Park Production
FESTIVAL OF THE LION KING - Animal Kingdom - 2020

Best Youth Theatre Camp/After School Program Of The Decade
Orlando Repertory Theatre

Costume Design of the Decade
Christopher Vergara - IN THE HEIGHTS - Orlando Shakes - 2018

Dancer Of The Decade
Alejandra Martinez - IN THE HEIGHTS - Orlando Shakes - 2018

Director of a Musical of the Decade
Steven J. Heron - SOMETHING ROTTEN - Titusville Playhouse - 2020

Director of a Play of the Decade
Donald rupe - BRIGHT YOUNG THINGS - Creative City Project - 2020

Favorite Social Media
Orlando Fringe

Fundraising Supporter Of The Decade
Harriet Lake

Lighting Design of the Decade
Bert Scott - IN THE HEIGHTS - Orlando Shakes - 2018

Original Script Of The Decade
Elaine Pechacek - SEASONS THE MUSICAL - Dr Philips Center for the Performing Arts - Generation Productions - 2019

Performer Of The Decade
Alina Alcantara - IN THE HEIGHTS - Orlando Shakes - 2018

Production Of A Musical Of The Decade
SOMETHING ROTTEN - Titusville Playhouse - 2020

Production Of A Play Of The Decade
TWELFTH NIGHT - Orlando Shakes - 2018

Set Design Of The Decade
Jim Hunter - IN THE HEIGHTS - Orlando Shakes - 2018

Sound Design of the Decade
Spencer Crosswell - SOMETHING ROTTEN - Titusville Playhouse - 2020

Theatre Company Of The Decade
Orlando Shakespeare Theatre

Top Arts Supporting Organization
Orlando Fringe

Vocalist Of The Decade
Andrea Canny - GYPSY - Garden Theatre - 2018

Volunteer Of The Decade
Orlando Fringe


The 2020 Regional Awards are also brought to you by BroadwayWorld Stage Door!

Book your favorite stars from around the theater community from Broadway, West End, National Tours, Viral Stars, and more for video shout-outs, classes, and more. It's the perfect holiday gift for Broadway loving family, friends, or yourself!

Upon launch, we're featuring over 100 stars of the theater including Orfeh & Andy Karl, Aaron Lazar, Adam Jacobs, Adrienne Walker, Ali Ewoldt, Andrea Macasaet, Annelise May Baker, Arielle Jacobs, Bethany Tesarck, Bianca Marroquin, Brittney Johnson, Chilina Kennedy, CJ Pawlikowski, Corey Mach, Courtney Reed, Dana Steingold, Danny Becker, Danny Quadrino, Dee Roscioli, DeLaney Westfall, Adrianna Hicks, Desi Oakley, Devon Hadsell, Drew Gasparini, Drew Seeley, Edred Utomi, Elena Ricardo, Fergie L. Philippe, Gavin Lee, Haiden Pederson, Hannah Cruz, Jacqueline B. Arnold, Jared Goldsmith, Jenn Colella, JJ Niemann, John Bolton, Jonalyn Saxer, Kate Rockwell, Kerry Butler, Kristin Stokes, Krystina Alabado, Laura Osnes, Lauren Molina, Lauren Zakrin, Lesli Margherita, Liz Callaway, Laura Bell Bundy, Mandy Gonzalez, Taylor Louderman, Alice Ripley, Stephanie Torns, Mariah Rose Faith, Max von Essen, Megan Levine, Michael Lee Brown, Nic Rouleau, Nick Adams, Nico DeJesus, Patti Murin, Ryan Steele, Samantha Massell, Samantha Pauly, Sasha Hutchings, Syndee Winters, Telly Leung, Tommy Bracco, Tyler Joseph Ellis, Kyle Taylor Parker and Zachary Noah Piser. Plus more stars to be announced!

Book A Shoutout Today



Related Stories
The William Daniel Mills Apprentice Program Presents CARRIE: THE MUSICAL Photo
The William Daniel Mills Apprentice program presents CARRIE: The Musical at the new Orlando Fringe Artspace!

Opera Orlando Receives National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Grant Photo
Opera Orlando has been approved for a $10,000 (ten thousand dollar) Grants for Arts Projects award to support the Opera’s 2023-24 season production of Frida to be presented in Steinmetz Hall at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

Rock Band Kansas To Bring 50th Anniversary Tour To The King Center For The  Photo
America's preeminent progressive rock band, KANSAS, will be touring 50 select North American cities to celebrate the band's 50th Anniversary. The tour will showcase two hours of hits, fan favorites, and deep cuts rarely performed live.

Cast Announced For Victory Productions ROCK OF AGES Photo
Victory Productions has announced the full cast of their star-studded 'Rock of Ages' opening at the Garden Theatre on January 27th. A slew of Broadway veterans and several local professionals are joining the fantastic talents of Bo Bice, Omar Cardona, and Justin Sargent.


From This Author - BWW Staff


SUNSET BOULEVARD & More Lead Washington DC's January Top PicksSUNSET BOULEVARD & More Lead Washington DC's January Top Picks
January 19, 2023

Washington, DC 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 Sunset Boulevard, Ride The Cyclone and more!

INTO THE WOODS & More Lead Seattle's January Top PicksINTO THE WOODS & More Lead Seattle's January Top Picks
January 19, 2023

Seattle 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 Into the Woods, Thoreau at Home and more!

SKYLIGHT, DADDY LONG LEGS & More Lead San Francisco's January Top PicksSKYLIGHT, DADDY LONG LEGS & More Lead San Francisco's January Top Picks
January 18, 2023

San Francisco 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. Skylight, Daddy Long Legs and more lead this month's picks.

1776, CHARLOTTE'S WEB & More Lead Philadelphia's January Theater Top 101776, CHARLOTTE'S WEB & More Lead Philadelphia's January Theater Top 10
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!

MATILDA, THE ADDAMS FAMILY & More Lead Florida's January Theater Top PicksMATILDA, THE ADDAMS FAMILY & More Lead Florida's January Theater Top Picks
January 18, 2023

Orlando 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 Matilda, The Addams Family, The Prom and more!