2017 WATCH Nominations for 2016 Productions – Providence Players (7)
PPF is proud to be a member of the Washington Area Theater Community Honors (WATCH) organization that presents annual awards recognizing artistic and technical excellence in Community Theater. Since becoming a member in 2004, PPF has been recognized with 110 WATCH nominations for quality theatrical performance and technical production, including several outstanding Play nominations.
103 productions (34 musicals, 69 plays) were adjudicated in 2016 among the twenty-seven community theater companies from throughout Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia who participated in WATCH adjudication as member organizations.
Providence Players WATCH Nominations
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Julie Janson as “Waitress, Rhonda” – Almost Maine
Outstanding Stage Combat Choreography – Michael Donahue – Amadeus
Outstanding Sound Design in a Play – Jason Hamrick (and Christopher Crockett) – Amadeus
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play – Mike Rudden as “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart” – Amadeus
Outstanding Makeup Design in a Play – Beth Harrison, George Smith, Robbie Snow – Amadeus
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play – David Whitehead as “Antonio Salieri” – Amadeus
Congratulations to all our nominees and to all the other actors, production team members and PPF members whose work make these nominations and all our productions possible.
2016 DcMetroTheaterArts.com Best of 2016 Honors
DcMetroTheaterArts is the premier theater and performing arts website in the DMV. Again in 2016, DCMTA writers selected productions and concerts, dance, and operas that they saw and reviewed and productions and concerts and dance performances that they saw but did not review to recognize for special recognition as the “Best of 2016”. Every honoree was seen by a DCMTA reviewer/writer and they saw more than 2200 productions! The Providence Players were selected by the DCMTA writers for 21 “Best of 2016” Honors.
DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016: Best Plays In Community Theaters in DC/MD/VA
Almost Maine at Providence Players of Fairfax April 2016
Red Herring at Providence Players of Fairfax June 2016
Amadeus at Providence Players of Fairfax Sept 30 – Oct 15 2016
Best Christmas Pageant Ever at Providence Players of Fairfax – Dec 2016
DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016: Best Direction and Musical Direction in Musicals and Best Direction of Plays in Community Theatres in DC/MD/VA
Chip Gertzog for Almost Maine
Beth Hughes-Brown for Red Herring
Julie Janson and Music Director Kyle Keene for Amadeus
Liz Mykietyn for Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Best of 2016: Best Performances in Plays in Community Theatres in DC/MD/VA
Julie Janson as Rhonda/Waitress in Almost Maine
Elizabeth Keith as Hope in Almost Maine
Patrick David as Frank Keller in Red Herring
Liz Mykietyn as Maggie Pelletier in Red Herring
Julia Buhagiar as Constance Weber in Amadeus
Mike Rudden as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in Amadeus
Bobby Welsh as Venticelli 1 and Debora Crabbe as Venticelli 2 in Amadeus
David Whitehead as Antonio Salieri in Amadeus
Michelle Shader as Grace Bradley in Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Best of 2016: Best Design in Professional and Community Theaters in DC/VA/MD
Chip Gertzog for his lighting and projection design for Almost Maine
Patrick David for his set design for Amadeus
Jason Hamrick (and Christopher Crockett) for his sound design for Amadeus
Robbie Snow for her costume design for Amadeus
Congratulations to all our honorees and to the dozens of actors, production team members, and all PPF volunteers for their work on behalf of Providence Players audiences in calendar 2016 that helped make these outstanding productions possible.
Join us for our remaining productions in our 2016 – 2017 season