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The 10th Annual Torry Awards

July 13, 2013

Announcing the 2012-2013, 10th-Annual:

“Torry Award” Nominees

and

Introducing the New, Exciting Category  “Fan Favorite”

(Follow the link below and vote online) 

And the Torry Award for Fan Favorite is… ?
 
DONT MISS THE CELEBRATION OF THE YEAR!

Saturday, July 13th, at 7:30 p.m.

Red Carpet Arrival of Nominees begins at 6:45 p.m. with interviews by Diane DeVaughn Stokes

Please join us for an evening of some of the best musical-theatre entertainment on the Grand Strand! Help us celebrate another blockbuster season at the Theatre of the Republic!
 
TICKETS  $15.00  General Seating (includes show and after party)

All nominees please call the Box Office to reserve your complimentary ticket 843-488-0821, or email, boxoffice@thetor.biz
 
To cast your votes for “Fan Favorite of the Year,” go to www.theatreoftherepublic.com or tweet us @TORConway and let us know!
 

Here are the nominees for the 2012-2013 Torry Awards:

Best Actor in a Leading Role:

Sean Patrick Smith, Mr. Applegate, Damn Yankees

Jody Watts, Joe Hardy, Damn Yankees

Phillip Matthew Johnston, Joe Gillis, Sunset Boulevard

Robert Kerson, Mister, The Color Purple

Lee Ford, Harpo, The Color Purple

Best Actress in a Leading Role:

Gretchen Smith, Meg Hardy, Damn Yankees

Char Bell, Lola, Damn Yankees

Lunda Cornelius, Norma Desmond, Sunset Boulevard

Donna Catton-Johnson, Barbara Fordham,
August: Osage County

Lunda Cornelius, Violet Weston, August: Osage County

Sasia Manigo, Celie, The Color Purple

 
Best Supporting Actor:

Doug Smith, Van Buren, Damn Yankees

Kelvin Smith, Joe Boyd, Damn Yankees

Tim McGhee, Max Von Mayerling, Sunset Boulevard

Wayne Chestnut, Cecil B. DeMille, Sunset Boulevard

Al Nicholas, Beverly Weston, August: Osage County

Sam Jones, Bill Fordham, August: Osage County

Bill Howard, Charlie Aiken, August: Osage County

Michael Weaver, Little Charlies, August: Osage County

Jody Watts, Steve Heidebrecht, August: Osage County

David Turner, Sheriff Deon Gilbeau,
 August: Osage County

Robert Black, Pa, The Color Purple

 
Best Supporting Actress:

Laura Malnar, Gloria Thorpe, Damn Yankees

Katie Elizabeth Hughes, Betty Schaefer,
Sunset Boulevard

Elisha Mariah Harman, Jean Fordham,
August: Osage County

Alissa Watts, Ivy Weston, August: Osage County

Tishala Martinal, Karen Weston, August: Osage County

Holli “Heart” Fowler, Mattie Fae Aiken,
August: Osage County

Whitney Alexander, Johnna Monevata,
August: Osage County

Sophia Jackson, Sophia, The Color Purple

Danielle Watson, Shug Avery, The Color Purple

Cierra Reaves, Nettie, The Color Purple

Char Bell, Squeak, The Color Purple

 
Best Male Vocals in a Musical -  As Selected by Director:

Jody Watts, Joe Hardy, Damn Yankees

Kelvin Smith, Old Joe Hardy, Damn Yankees

Phillip Matthew Johnston, Joe Gillis, Sunset Boulevard

Michael St. Cyr, Manfred, Sunset Boulevard

Richard Williams, Preacher, Chief, The Color Purple

Lee Ford, Harpo, The Color Purple

Kelvin Smith, “Too Darn Hot,” Curtain Up

Michael Spencer, “Point of No Return,” Curtain Up

 
Best Female Vocals in a Musical -  As Selected by Director:

Lunda Cornelius, Norma Desmond, Sunset Boulevard

Katie Elizabeth Hughes, Betty Schaefer,
Sunset Boulevard

Shakira Brockington, Church Soloist, The Color Purple

Danielle Watson, Shug Avery, The Color Purple

Monique Burgess, Mary Adamson, Ashley Hughes, The Church Ladies, The Color Purple

Sophia Jackson, Sophia, The Color Purple

Tashi Mark, “I’m Not Getting Married Today,” Curtain Up

Noreen O’Reilley, “I Could’ve Danced All Night,”
Curtain Up

Janet Mayers, “If He Walked into My Life,” Curtain Up

Emily Martel, “With You,” Curtain Up

Sarah Parker, “All I Ask of You,” Curtain Up

 
Best Actor/Actress With Multiple Roles:

Kelvin Smith, Old Joe Boyd, Henry, Damn Yankees

Michael St. Cyr, Artie Green, Manfred,
Sunset Boulevard

David Turner, Sheldrake, Myron, Sammy, John,
Sunset Boulevard

Richard Williams, Jr., Preacher, Chief,
Jarene’s Husband, The Color Purple

Peter Fisher, Darlene’s Husband, Adam, Buster,
The Color Purple

 
Best Musical Director:

Shane Beatrice, Damn Yankees

Michael Weaver, Sunset Boulevard

Ellen Leftwich, Holiday on Main Street

Alissa Watts, The Color Purple

Stephen Williams, Curtain Up:
A Broadway Musical Review
Best Hair and Make-Up Design, Resident Designer, J.P. Perez:

Damn Yankees, Sunset Boulevard,
Holiday on Main Street, August: Osage County,
The Color Purple, Curtain Up

 
Best Costume Design, Resident Designer, Brock Santa:

Damn Yankees, Sunset Boulevard,
Holiday on Main Street, August: Osage County,
The Color Purple, Curtain Up

 
Best Choreography, Resident Choreographer, Sandra Adams:

Damn Yankees, Sunset Boulevard,
Holiday on Main Street, August: Osage County,
The Color Purple, Curtain Up

 
Best Sound Design, Resident Designer, David Catton-Johnson:

Damn Yankees, Sunset Boulevard,
Holiday on Main Street, August: Osage County,
The Color Purple, Curtain Up
Best Lighting Design, Resident Designer, Brian Carter:

Damn Yankees, Sunset Boulevard,
Holiday on Main Street, August: Osage County,
The Color Purple, Curtain Up

 
Best Set Design, Resident Designer, Tim McGhee:

Damn Yankees, Sunset Boulevard,
Holiday on Main Street, August: Osage County,
The Color Purple, Curtain Up

 
Best Non-Season Show:

The Ladies Take the Stage, Illusions on Main Street,
The Gentlemen Take the Stage

 
Best Show of the Year:

Damn Yankees, Sunset Boulevard,
Holiday on Main Street, August: Osage County,
The Color Purple, Curtain Up