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Voting is open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto 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 Toronto:

Best Cabaret Performance or Solo Concert (Male or Female)
Sharron Matthews - Girl Crush - The Musical Stage Company 52%
Tom Finn - Finn & Friends - Buddies in Bad Times 25%
Ryan G. Hinds - On Parade - Buddies in Bad Times Theatre 22%

Best Community Theatre
KW Musical Productions 22%
Scarborough Music Theatre 19%
Coal Mine Theatre 13%

Best Community Theatre Production
Seussical - KW Musical Productions 27%
Kiss Me, Kate - Alexander Showcase Theatre 10%
Titanic - Wavestage Theatre 10%

Best Direction of a Musical (Equity)
Christopher Ashley - Come from Away - Mirvish Productions 23%
Donna Feore - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 18%
Alex Mustakas - Million Dollar Quartet - Drayton Entertainment 10%

Best Direction of a Play (Equity)
Kevin Bigger - The 39 Steps - Drayton Entertainment 16%
Scott Wentworth - Romeo and Juliet - Stratford Festival 13%
Djanet Sears - For Colored Girls - Soulpepper 11%

Best Ensemble Cast (Equity)
Come from Away - Mirvish Productions 29%
Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 15%
Beauty and the Beast - Drayton Entertainment 9%

Best Independent Theatre Production
Thank You For Being A Friend (Joseph Patrick Presents) - Toronto Centre for the Arts 31%
The Seat Next To The King - Theatre Centre 13%
Rope Running Out - lemonTree creations 12%

Best Leading Actor (Musical - Equity)
Gerrad Everard (Jerry Lee Lewis) - Million Dollar Quartet - Drayton Entertainment 20%
Dan Chameroy - Life After - The Musical Stage Company/Canadian Stage 10%
Evan Buliung - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 7%

Best Leading Actor (Play - Equity)
Antoine Yared - Romeo and Juliet - Stratford Festival 17%
Patrick R. Brown (Richard Hannay) - The 39 Steps - Drayton Entertainment 11%
Eddie Glenn - One for the Pot - Drayton 10%

Best Leading Actress (Musical - Equity)
Chilina Kennedy - Beautiful - The Carole King Musical - Mirvish 19%
Blythe Wilson - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Fesitval 13%
Ellen Denny - Life After - The Musical Stage Company/Canadian Stage 10%

Best Leading Actress (Play - Equity)
Sara Farb - Romeo and Juliet - Stratford Festival 29%
d'bi.young anitafrika - For Colored Girls - Soulpepper 17%
Seana McKenna - The Madwoman of Chaillot - Tom Patterson, Stratford 12%

Best Musical (Equity)
Come from Away - Mirvish Productions 28%
Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 14%
Life After - The Musical Stage Company 10%

Best Musical (Professional/Non-Equity)
HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH - Hart House Theatre 23%
Dreamgirls - Lower Ossington Theatre 22%
Mamma Mia! - Dancyn Productions 19%

Best Non-Equity/Professional Theatre
Lower Ossington Theatre 52%
Hart House Theatre 30%
lemontree creations 13%

Best Original Choreography (Equity)
Donna Feore - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 28%
Kelly Devine - Come From Away - Royal Alexandra 15%
Robin Calvert - Beauty and the Beast - Drayton Entertainment 8%

Best Original Costume Design (Equity)
Dana Osborne - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 22%
Rachel Berchtold - Beauty and the Beast - Drayton Entertainment 16%
Rachel Berchtold - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - Drayton Entertainment 10%

Best Original Lighting Design (Equity)
Howell Binkley - Come From Away - Royal Alexandra 18%
Michael Walton - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 15%
Kevin Fraser - Beauty and the Beast - Drayton Entertainment 8%

Best Original Set Design (Equity)
Michael Gianfrancesco - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 21%
David Boechler - Singin' in the Rain - Drayton Entertainment 11%
Ivan Brozic - Thoroughly Modern Millie - Drayton Entertainment 10%

Best Original Sound Design (Equity)
Gareth Owen - Come From Away - Royal Alexandra 31%
Peter McBoyle - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 17%
Peter McBoyle - Life After - The Musical Stage Company/Canadian Stage 13%

Best Performance by a Female in a Featured Role (Musical - Equity)
Blythe Wilson (Adelaide) - Guys & Dolls - Stratford Festival 20%
Jenn Colella - Come from Away - Mirvish Productions 15%
Astrid Van Wieren - Come From Away - Royal Alexandra 10%

Best Performance by a Female in a Featured Role (Play - Equity)
Katelyn McCulloch - Treasure Island - Stratford Festival 20%
Seana McKenna - Romeo and Juliet - Stratford Festival 16%
Sara Farb - The Virgin Trial - Stratford Festival 15%

Best Performance by a Male in a Featured Role (Musical - Equity)
Lee MacDougall - Come From Away - Royal Alexandra 19%
Steve Ross - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 14%
J. Sean Elliott (Sam Phillips) - Million Dollar Quartet - Drayton Entertainment 9%

Best Performance by a Male in a Featured Role (Play - Equity)
Cliff Saunders (Clown) - The 39 Steps - Drayton Entertainment 20%
Evan Buliung - Romeo and Juliet - Stratford Festival 15%
Tom Rooney - Twelfth Night - Stratford Festival 15%

Best Play (Equity)
Thank You For Being A Friend (Joseph Patrick Presents) - Toronto Centre for the Arts 17%
The 39 Steps - Drayton Entertainment 13%
Romeo and Juliet - Stratford Festival 11%

Best Professional Theatre
Stratford Festival 23%
Mirvish Productions 21%
Drayton Entertainment 18%

Best Understudy (Equity)
Amanda Struthman - Beauty And The Beast - Theatre Aquarius 38%
Sayer Roberts - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 26%
Trevor Patt - Guys and Dolls - Stratford Festival 24%

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Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards; COME FROM AWAY Leads as Best Ensemble!



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