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News (Calgary): 2014 Betty Mitchell Award Nominees Announced

News (Calgary): 2014 Betty Mitchell Award Nominees Announced

Congratulations to all the nominees from the 2013-2014 Calgary theatre season!

17th Annual Betty Mitchell Awards | MONDAY, AUGUST 18, 2014
Doors 6pm | Buffet 6-7:30pm | Awards 7:30pm
Price: $60 for the first 150 tickets sold and $65 thereafter. Includes admission to the gala and the official after party! For tickets, contact the Stage West Box Office at (403) 243-6642
2014 Betty Mitchell Award Nominees

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Carmen Aguirre – The Motherfucker With The Hat – Alberta Theatre Projects
Renee Amber – Legend Has It – Alberta Theatre Projects
Kandis Chappell – Major Barbara – Theatre Calgary
Susan Gilmour – Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary
Kate Newby – You Will Remember Me – Alberta Theatre Projects

OUTSTANDING LIGHTING DESIGN
Harry Frehner – The Red Priest (Eight Ways to Say Goodbye) – Alberta Theatre Projects
Kevin Lamotte – Around the World in 80 Days – Alberta Theatre Projects
Scott Reid – In the Heat of the Night – Vertigo Theatre
Cory Sincennes – Huron Bride – Vertigo Theatre
Michael Walton – Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary

OUTSTANDING SET DESIGN
Anton de Groot – Travels With My Aunt – Vertigo Theatre
Narda McCarroll – Around the World in 80 Days – Alberta Theatre Projects
Daniel Ostling – Major Barbara – Theatre Calgary
Cory Sincennes – Huron Bride – Vertigo Theatre
Cory Sincennes – Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Mathieu Bourassa – Michel & Ti-Jean – Sage Theatre
Haysam Kadri – A Christmas Carol – Theatre Calgary
Graham Percy – Twelfth Night – The Shakespeare Company
Francisco Trujillo – The Motherfucker With The Hat – Alberta Theatre Projects
Paul Welch – The Hound of the Baskervilles – Vertigo Theatre

OUTSTANDING PROJECTION OF VIDEO DESIGN
Kaley Decker – n00b – Y Stage
Corwin Ferguson – You Will Remember Me – Alberta Theatre Projects
T. Erin Gruber – A Bomb in the Heart – Downstage
Jamie Nesbitt – The Hound of the Baskervilles – Vertigo Theatre
Sean Nieuwenhuis – The Mountaintop – Theatre Calgary

OUTSTANDING COSTUME DESIGN
Judith Bowden – The Great Gatsby – Theatre Calgary
Ronda Borneman – Twelfth Night – The Shakespeare Company
Gillian Gallow – Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary
Gillian Gallow – The Red Priest (Eight Ways to Say Goodbye) – Alberta Theatre Projects
Alex Jaeger – Major Barbara – Theatre Calgary

OUTSTANDING SOUND DESIGN AND COMPOSITION
Jeremy Parker with Foley Props by Kevin Corey – Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play – Vertigo Theatre
Jonathan Lewis – Twelfth Night – The Shakespeare Company
Richard McDowell – How iRan: Three Plays for iPod – Productive Obsession
Matthew Waddell – The Huron Bride – Vertigo Theatre
Dewi Wood – In the Heat of the Night – Vertigo Theatre

OUTSTANDING FIGHT DIRECTION AND CHOREOGRAPHY
Kevin Corey – In the Heat of the Night – Vertigo Theatre
Anita Miotti – The Great Gatsby – Theatre Calgary
Trevor Schmidt – 6.0 How Heap and Pebble Took on the World and Won – Lunchbox Theatre
Karl Sine – The Motherfucker With The Hat – Alberta Theatre Projects
Lisa Stevens – Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary
Laryssa Yanchak – Legend Has It – Alberta Theatre Projects

OUTSTANDING MUSICAL DIRECTION
Joel Crichton – Hedwig and the Angry Inch – Sage Theatre
Tom Doyle – Bingo Ladies – Lunchbox Theatre
Veda Hille – Do You Want What I Have Got? A Craigslist Cantata – Alberta Theatre Projects
Don Horsburgh – Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary
Joe Slabe – Touch Me: Songs for a (dis)Connected Age – Forte Musical Theatre Guild

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A COMEDY OR MUSICAL
Natascha Girgis – Around the World in 80 Days – Alberta Theatre Projects
Natascha Girgis – Unnecessary Farce – Stage West
Anita Majumdar – Same Same, But Different – Alberta Theatre Projects
Esther Purves Smith – Bingo Ladies – Lunchbox Theatre
Blythe Wilson – Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A COMEDY OR MUSICAL
Christian Goutsis – Touch Me: Songs for a (dis)Connected Age – Forte Musical Theatre Guild
Stephen Hair – Travels With My Aunt – Vertigo Theatre
Paul Sun-Hyung Lee – Kim’s Convenience – Theatre Calgary
Andrew MacDonald Smith – Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary
Michael Tan – Travels With My Aunt – Vertigo Theatre

OUTSTANDING NEW PLAY
My Family and Other Endangered Species – Ellen Close & Braden Griffiths
You Will Remember Me – François Archambault Translated by Bobby Theodore
Legend Has It – Rebecca Northan with Renee Amber, Bruce Horak, Mark Meer, Jamie Northan and Sean Bowie
Same, Same But Different – Anita Majumdar
Camp Victoria – Rosemary Rowe

OUTSTANDING DIRECTION
Mark Bellamy – Around the World in 80 Days – Alberta Theatre Projects
Simon Mallett – Travels With My Aunt – Vertigo Theatre
Kate Newby – Twelfth Night – The Shakespeare Company
Kate Newby – In the Heat of the Night – Vertigo Theatre
Jan Alexandra Smith – The Mountaintop – Theatre Calgary

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AND ACTRESS IN A DRAMA
Beryl Bain – The Mountaintop – Theatre Calgary
Gretchen Hall – Major Barbara – Theatre Calgary
Katey Hoffman – You Will Remember Me – Alberta Theatre Projects
Jamie Konchak – The Red Priest (Eight Ways to Say Goodbye) – Alberta Theatre Projects
Allison Lynch – Closer – Ground Zero & Hit and Myth

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A DRAMA
Dean Paul Gibson – Major Barbara – Theatre Calgary
Braden Griffiths – My Family and Other Endangered Species – Downstage
Kevin Hanchard – The Mountaintop – Theatre Calgary
Haysam Kadri – The Motherfucker With The Hat – Alberta Theatre Projects
Duval Lang – You Will Remember Me – Alberta Theatre Projects

OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION OF A MUSICAL
Bingo Ladies – Lunchbox Theatre
Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins – Theatre Calgary
Do You Want What I Have Got? A Craigslist Cantata – Alberta Theatre Projects
Madame Butterfly – Calgary Opera
Touch Me: Songs for a (dis)Connected Age – Forte Musical Theatre Guild

OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION OF A PLAY
In the Heat of the Night – Vertigo Theatre
Major Barbara – Theatre Calgary
The Mountaintop – Theatre Calgary
Twelfth Night – The Shakespeare Company
You Will Remember Me – Alberta Theatre Projects