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UPDATED: 2016 OVATIONS NOMINATIONS & WINNERS Announced!

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Congratulations to all of our volunteers from our 2015-16 season – we appreciate all of your hard work!  Results will be announced at Ovations.  Congrats to all!  Winners are in bold.

Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Play:

  • Brett Borden, Lawrence, Calendar Girls
  • Zachary Kelchen, Alfred, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • John Miersen, Horatio, Hamlet
  • Jason Spina, Laertes, Hamlet
  • Ken Van Egdon, The Player, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • John Zbanek Hill, Brendan, The Weir

Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Play:

  • Clare Dieter, Gertrude, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • Mindy Oberreuter, Valerie, The Weir
  • Kristin Poling, Gertrude, Hamlet
  • Nina Swanson, Chris, Calendar Girls

Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actor in a Play:

  • Tim Boyle, Jack, The Weir
  • Kevin Burford, John, Calendar Girls
  • Matthew James, Hamlet, Hamlet
  • Ben Sissel, Guildenstern, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actress in a Play:

  • MC Cole, Ophelia, Hamlet
  • Marty Norton, Annie, Calendar Girls
  • Hannah Spina, Rosencrantz, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Musical:

  • Steve Goedken, Henry, Next to Normal
  • Daniel Kelchen, Trekkie Monster, Avenue Q
  • Duane Larson, Narrator, A Christmas Story The Musical
  • Josh Payne, Tunny, Green Day’s American Idiot
  • Greg Smith, Sebastian, Disney’s The Little Mermaid
  • David Wasserman, Will, Green Day’s American Idiot

Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Musical:

  • Emma Conroy/Erin Helm, Bad Idea Bears, Avenue Q
  • Becca Hauschild, Heather, Green Day’s American Idiot
  • Erin Helm, Extraordinary Girl/Rebecca, Green Day’s American Idiot
  • Marcia Hughes, Ursula, Disney’s The Little Mermaid
  • Emily Irwin, Miss Shields, A Christmas Story The Musical
  • Nikki Stewart, Natalie, Next to Normal

Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actor in a Musical:

  • Alex Anderson, Jamie, The Last Five Years
  • Andrew Clancey, Man 2, Now.Here.This.
  • Aaron Murphy, Princeton, Avenue Q (TIE)
  • Aaron Murphy, Man 1, Now.Here.This.
  • Jonathan Schmidt, Dan, Next to Normal
  • Rizwan Sidhu, Johnny, Green Day’s American Idiot
  • Greg Smith, The Old Man, A Christmas Story The Musical (TIE)
  • Jon Turk, Prince Eric, Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actress in a Musical

  • Laura “LB” Blythe, Kate Monster, Avenue Q
  • Emma Drtina, Woman 1, Now.Here.This.
  • Sydney Elliot, Whatsername, Green Day’s American Idiot
  • Tracie Hodina Van Pelt, Diana, Next to Normal (TIE)
  • Gretchen Hunt, Mother, A Christmas Story The Musical
  • Samie James, Woman 2, Now.Here.This.
  • Emily Reiter, Cathy, The Last Five Years
  • Nikki Stewart, Ariel, Disney’s The Little Mermaid (TIE)

Outstanding Performance by a Young Actor (18 & Under)

  • Dylan Ascher, Flounder, Disney’s The Little Mermaid
  • Ben Joens, Randy Parker, A Christmas Story The Musical
  • Ian Wolverton Weiss, Ralphie Parker, A Christmas Story The Musical

Outstanding Performance by a Young Actress (18 & Under)

  • Angelica Fink, Ophelia, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • Sophie Lindwall, Mersister Adella, Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Doug “D.J.” Jackson Spirit Award Winners:

  • Alex Anderson, The Last Five Years
  • Emily Reiter, The Last Five Years
  • Tamsin McAtee, Calendar Girls
  • Marty Norton, Calendar Girls
  • Amy Rehnstrom, Calendar Girls
  • Greg Smith, Studio Cabaret Series
  • Mindy Oberreuter, The Weir
  • John Zbanek Hill, The Weir
  • Peggy Somerville, Studio Improv Series
  • Greg Smith, A Christmas Story The Musical
  • Tanja Struve, A Christmas Story The Musical
  • Zhen Rammelsberg, Avenue Q
  • Deb Winter, Avenue Q
  • Tracie Hodina Van Pelt, Next to Normal
  • Amy Schramp, Next to Normal
  • MC Cole, Hamlet
  • Greg Smith, Hamlet
  • Shelby Louviere, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • Andrew Petersen, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • Hannah Spina, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • Zach Johnson, Studio Improv Series
  • Eight Horn Unicorn, Studio Improv Series
  • Tera Edmunds, Disney’s The Little Mermaid
  • Marcia Hughes, Disney’s The Little Mermaid
  • Jaime Hein, Now.Here.This.
  • Samie James, Now.Here.This.
  • Becca Hauschild, Green Day’s American Idiot
  • Erin Helm, Green Day’s American Idiot