Excerpt from Press Release
Capital Critics Circle Announces Theatre Award Nominees and Adds Student Award Category
OTTAWA, October 23, 2013 – The Capital Critics Circle today announced the nominees for the fourteenth annual English-language theatre awards for plays presented in the National Capital Region during the 2012-2013 season. The Circle has expanded this year’s list to include an award for the best student production....
Best actor: (community)
Laurie Dickson as Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof, book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, Suzart Productions.
Kenny Hayes as Poche in A Flea in her Ear.
Tim Mabey as the father in Rabbit Hole.
Wayne Nolan as Man in Chair in The Drowsy Chaperone.
Best design (community):
Mike Heffernan for the set of Deathtrap by Ira Levin, Ottawa Little Theatre.
Elaine McCausland for the set of Fiddler of the Roof.
Tom Pidgeon for the set of All My Sons.
The Audrey Ashley Award for a body of work will be announced on Monday, December 2 at the awards ceremony, to be held in the Salon at the National Arts Centre from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Winners will receive cash awards, plaques and commemorative certificates.
The CCC instituted the awards in 2000 to honour the best in theatre on stages in the National Capital Region. The members of the selection committee for the 2012-2013 season English theatre awards were: Alvina Ruprecht, Patrick Langston, Jamie Portman, Connie Meng, Barbara Gray, Maja Stefanovska, Rajka Stefanovska and Iris Winston. The CCC is affiliated with the Canadian Theatre Critics Association and the International Association of Theatre Critics. The 2013 CCC awards are sponsored by Barbara Crook Greenberg, Jim Robertson, Alan Dean Photography, Nick Wojtas Photography, Coyle Publishing, The Ottawa Citizen, L-D Tool & Die, and OYP Theatre School. The National Arts Centre is hosting the 2012-2013 awards.