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OnStage Playhouse receives 47 nominations for Aubrey Awards

Fri, Aug 02 2013 04:09 PM Posted By: Phillip Brents

Chula Vista’s OnStage Playhouse garnered 47 nominations for awards at this year’s Aubrey Awards presentation held July 28 at the Dana Hotel on Mission Bay. The community theater captured 10 awards.

Twelve nominations were received by OnStage’s production of “The Sugar Witch,” followed by nine nominations for “Persuasion,” seven for “The Lion in Winter,” six nominations for “To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday,” five each for “Incorruptible” and “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” and three for “Charley’s Aunt.”

Nine awards went to “The Sugar Witch” — Bruce Wilde for special effects and set design, Steve Murdock for sound design, Anya Tuerk for minor supporting actress in a drama, Nick Young for minor supporting actor in a drama, Holly Stephenson for major support actress in a drama, Yolanda Franklin for lead actress in a drama, Rob Conway for direction and Desiree Peters for production.

One award went to “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” — Samantha Wynn Greenstone for major supporting actress in a musical.

The individual nominations included:

INCORRUPTIBLE 
•Holly Stephenson (minor supporting actress/comedy)
•Lena Jones (major supporting actress/comedy)
•Frank Remiatte (lead actor/comedy)
•Susan Stratton (direction/comedy)
•Julia Sola (production/comedy)

THE LION IN WINTER 
•Lynne Batchelor and Sue Roos (house)
•Chris Fonseca (major supporting actor/drama)
•James E Steinberg (major supporting actor/drama)
•Sandy Hotchkiss Gullans (lead actress/drama)
•Steve Murdock (lead actor/drama)
•O. P. Hadlock (direction/drama)
•Bob Christiansen (production/drama)

SUGAR WITCH 
•Bruce Wilde (special effects)
•Bruce Wilde (set design)
•Steve Murdock (sound design)
•Chad Oakley (lighting design)
•Anya Tuerk (minor supporting actress/drama)
•Nick Young (minor supporting actor/ drama)
•Holly Stephenson (major supporting actress/drama)
•Tony Bejarano (major supporting actor/drama)
•Yolanda Franklin (lead actress/drama)
•Ryan Casselman (lead actor/drama)
•Rob Conway (direction/drama)
•Desiree Peters (direction/drama)

PERSUASION
•Justine Hince (minor supporting actress/drama)
•Phillip John (minor supporting actor/ drama)
•Tom Kilroy (minor supporting actor/ drama)
•Ryan Martinez (minor supporting actor/drama)
•Laura Bohlin (major supporting actress/drama)
•Holly Stephenson (major supporting actress/drama)
•Kym Pappas (lead actress/drama)
•Christopher Loren Renda (lead actor/drama)
•Jennifer McKenna (production/ drama)

CHARLEY’S AUNT
•Steve Murdock (major supporting actor/comedy)
•James E. Steinberg (major supporting actor/comedy)
•Joey M. Ryan (lead actor/comedy)

TO GILLIAN ON HER 37TH BIRTHDAY 
•Justin Allen Slagle (major supporting actor/drama)
•Michelle Burkhart (lead actress/drama)
•Janelle Urie (lead actress/drama)
•Stephen Schmitz (lead actor/drama)
•Charles Peters (direction/drama)
•Teri Brown (production/drama)

THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
•Samantha Wynn Greenstone (major supporting actress/musical)
•SeeJay Lewis (major supporting actor/musical)
•Patrick Mayuyu (major supporting actor/musical)
•Joey Minnich (lead, actor/musical)
•James M. McCullock (direction/musical)
Website: onstageplayhouse.org


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