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Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards; Resorts World Manila Leads Best Venue!

Voting is open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Philippines 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.

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Here are the current standings for Philippines:

Best Actor (Musical)
Nyoy Volante - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 40%
Noel Comia Jr. - Tagu-Taguan, Nasaan Ang Buwan - Philippine Educational Theater Association 33%
Gian Magdangal - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live/9 Works Theatrical 20%

Best Actor (Play)
Nel Gomez - Angry Christ - Dulaang UP 35%
Joaquin Valdes - Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike - Repertory Philippines 21%
Nel Gomez - My Name Is Asher Lev - Twin Bill Theater 17%

Best Actress (Musical)
Natasha Cabrera - Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady - Ateneo Blue Repertory 32%
Tanya Manalang - Tick, Tick... Boom! - 9 Works Theatrical 30%
Carmen Pretorius - The Sound of Music - The Really Useful Company 19%

Best Actress (Play)
Cherie Gil - Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike - Repertory Philippines 35%
Mikkie Bradshaw Volante - Blackbird - AAI/The Necessary Theatre 27%
Angeli Bayani - Buwan at Baril sa E Flat Major - Sugid Productions Inc. 17%

Best Book, Lyrics for a Filipino Musical (New/Revival)
Vince Tañada - Obra Ni Juan - Philippine Stagers Foundation 33%
Pat Valera, William Manzano - Mula sa Buwan - Black Box Productions 32%
Vincent De Jesus, Carlo Vergara - Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady - Ateneo Blue Repertory 21%

Best Choreography (Musical)
Cecile Martinez - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 37%
PJ Rebullida - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 37%
Jerome Robbins - West Side Story - Lunchbox Theatrical Productions 10%

Best Costume Design (Musical/Play)
Emy Tañada - Obra Ni Juan - Philippine Stagers Foundation 37%
Eric Pineda - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 26%
Bonsai Cielo - In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play) - Repertory Philippines 21%

Best Crossover Artist (Mainstream to Theater)
Alex Diaz - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 33%
G-Force Angels - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 29%
Juan Miguel Severo - A Game of Trolls - Philippine Educational Theater Association 22%

Best Direction of a Musical
Bobby Garcia - Fun Home - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 27%
Bobby Garcia - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 26%
Robbie Guevara - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 26%

Best Direction of a Play
Dexter Santos - Angry Christ - Dulaang UP 29%
Tony Mabesa - Fathers and Sons - UP Playwrights' Theater 28%
Bart Guingona - Agnes of God - Repertory Philippines 20%

Best Featured Actor (Musical)
Johnrey Rivas - Obra Ni Juan - Philippine Stagers Foundation 35%
Alex Diaz - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 26%
MC Dela Cruz - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 16%

Best Featured Actor (Play)
Carlo Tarobal - Fathers and Sons - UP Playwrights' Theater 36%
Paul Jake Paule - Kanser - Gantimpala Theater Foundation 35%
Robbie Zialcita - My Name Is Asher Lev - Twin Bill Theater 20%

Best Featured Actress (Musical)
Lea Salonga - Fun Home - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 63%
Yanah Laurel - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 19%
Rayne Cortez - The Sound of Music - The Really Useful Company 9%

Best Featured Actress (Play)
Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo - Agnes of God - Repertory Philippines 31%
Pinky Amador - Agnes of God - Repertory Philippines 24%
Issa Litton - Fathers and Sons - UP Playwrights' Theater 19%

Best Filipino Musical (New/Revival)
Obra Ni Juan - Philippine Stagers Foundation 30%
Mula Sa Buwan - Black Box Productions 27%
Tagu-Taguan, Nasaan ang Buwan - Philippine Educational Theater Association 22%

Best Filipino Play (New/Revival)
Angry Christ - Dulaang UP 35%
Si Janus Silang at ang Tiyanak ng Tabon - Tanghalang Ateneo 27%
Fathers and Sons - UP Playwrights' Theater 25%

Best Hair and Makeup Design (Musical/Play)
Johann dela Fuente - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 34%
Carlo Tabije - Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady - Ateneo Blue Repertory 22%
Myrene Santos - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 20%

Best International Touring Production (Musical/Play)
Wicked - Lunchbox Theatrical Productions 37%
Real-Life Fairytales - Ateneo Blue Repertory 30%
The Sound of Music - The Really Useful Company 20%

Best Lighting Design (Musical/Play)
Martin Esteva - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 29%
Adam Honore - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 28%
Kenneth Posner - Wicked - Lunchbox Theatrical Productions 24%

Best Locally Produced Broadway Show (Musical/Play)
Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 30%
Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 27%
Fun Home - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 25%

Best Music for a Filipino Musical (New/Revival)
Pipo Cifra - Obra Ni Juan - Philippine Stagers Foundation 32%
William Manzano - Mula Sa Buwan - Black Box Productions 29%
Vincent De Jesus, Kevin Maske - Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady - Ateneo Blue Repertory 17%

Best Musical Direction (Musical)
Ceejay Javier - Fun Home - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 32%
Daniel Bartolome - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 29%
William David Brohn, Alex Lacamoire - Wicked - Lunchbox Theatrical Productions 21%

Best Scenic Design (Musical/Play)
Faust Peneyra - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 33%
Gino Gonzales - Angry Christ - Dulaang UP 23%
Joey Mendoza - Beauty And The Beast - Repertory Philippines 19%

Best Sound Design (Musical/Play)
Kevin Heard - Kinky Boots - Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group 29%
Dong Calingacion - Disney's Newsies - Globe Live, 9 Works Theatrical 28%
Tony Meola - Wicked - Lunchbox Theatrical Productions 21%

Best Theatrical Venue
Resorts World Manila's New Performing Arts Theater 41%
The Theatre at Solaire 28%
BGC Globe Iconic Ampitheater 12%

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