Regional Festival Results

Faculty Awards

ATHE/KCACTF Innovative Teaching Award

Tracy Liz Miller
Chandler Gilbert Community College

J.R. Luker
California State University, Fullerton

Excellence in Theatre Education Award

Joel Veenstra
University of California, Irvine

Taurie Kinoshita
Windward Community College

Gold Medallion

Bob Nelson
University of Utah

Catherine Zublin
Weber State University

Evening of Invited Scenes

Vanya, Sonia, Masha, Spike

Christopher Durang
University of Guam

Red Scare on Sunset

Charles Busch
California State University, Fullerton

Traditional Folk Tales

Eastern Arizona College

Gaslight

Patrick Hamilton,
California State University, Northridge

Almost, Maine

John Cariani
MiraCosta College

Our Country’s Good

Timberlake Wertenbaker
Loyola Marymount University

Top Girls

Caryl Churchill
Mount San Antonio College

Still Life with Iris

Steven Dietz
Concordia University, Irvine

Promise

Jose Rivera
California State University, Dominguez Hills

Invited Productions

Where Words Once Were

by Finegan Kruckemeyer
directed by Tracy Callahan Weber State University

The Government Inspector

by Nikolai Gogol
adapted by Theatre Movement Bazaar
directed by Tina Kronis, Los Angeles City College

Man of La Mancha

by Mitch Leigh, Joe Darion and Dale Wasserman
directed by bree valle, Cuesta College

Eclipsed

by Danai Gurira
directed by Stephanie Weeks, Universtity of Utah

Story Theatre

by Paul Sills
directed by Kevin Dressler, Mesa Community College

Intimate Apparel

by Lynn Nottage
directed by Linda Bisesti-Reidy, California Polytechnic University, Pomona

ASPIRE Arts Leadership Program Award

Eliza Franklin-Edmondson

Los Angeles Southwest College

Devised Performance Awards

The Threat

Los Angeles Southwest College
Outstanding Ensemble Work

The Iceberg

College of the Sequoias
Most Compelling and Strongest Connection to the Prompt

SDC Directing Program Award

National Finalist

Abel Marquez
Citrus College

Honorable Mention

Bradly Valenzuela
California State University, Fullerton

LMDA Dramaturgy Award

National Finalist

Gunner Joachim
Whittier College

Honorable Mention

Richelle Sutton
Brigham Young University

Program Note Award

Miguel Lopez
Mesa Community College

ITJA Criticism Award

National Finalist

Adam Cardenas
Scottsdale Community College

National Playwriting Program

Regional Finalists Forwarded for National Festival Consideration:

One Act Plays

Ellis: An Immigrant’s Tale
Matthew Katterhagen, California State University, Fullerton

Be Loved
Maricar Macario, University of California, Riverside

Ten Minute Plays

Wine Night
Rhiannon Houch, Lesley University

The Moment After
Michael John McGoldrick, Arizona State University

Planet Earth Award

You Did This
Josie Basford, Glendale Community College, California

Outstanding Original Monologue

Under The Knife
Deirdre Nickel, Utah Valley University

Region 8 NPP Awards

Jeremy Lewis, California State University, Fullerton
Ellis: An Immigrant’s Tale,Director Who Best Served A Play In Development (One-Act)

George Nelson, Brigham Young University
The Moment After, Director Who Best Served A Play In Development (10-Minute)

Travis Blansit, California State University, Stanislaus
Outstanding Stage Management in Service of NPP

NPP Actor Awards

Outstanding Actor in an NPP Play:

The Moment After

Benjamin White
Santa Monica College

Wine Night

Veronica La
Las Positas Community College

Under The Knife

Ali Castro
Eastern Arizona College

Ellis: An Immigrant’s Tale

Isobel Beaman
California State, Fullerton

Performance Awards

Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Auditions

Region 8 National Finalist

Bradley Mackay
Brigham Young University
Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Audition

Region 8 National Finalist Alternate

Jisel Ayon
California State University, Northridge
Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Audition

Region 8 Outstanding Partner

Dylan Kawalec
MiraCosta College
Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Audition

Voice and Speech Trainers Association Award

Sawyer Henderson
MiraCosta College

National Partners of the American Theatre Classical Acting Award

Chelsea Mortensen
Brigham Young University

Musical Theatre Initiative

National Finalist

Dominc Grijalva
College of the Sequioas
Musical Theatre Initiative Award

Alternate

Kaitlyn Hipwell
Weber State University
Musical Theatre Initiative Award

Open Jar Institute Scholarship

Dominc Grijalva
College of the Sequioas

Design, Technology, and Management Awards Scenic Finalists

National

Blood Wedding
Andrea Tinoco

Honorable Mention

Sideways Stories
Dwight Camillucc

Finalist

Once in the Time of Trolls
Madeline Ashto

Tartuffe
Keeli Rodriguez

Of Mice and Men
Harrison Hayes

Costume Finalist

National

Freddy
Jillian Ross

Honorable Mention

Sideways Stories
Sara Shouse

Finalist

A Year with Frog and Toad
Chris Lancaster

Once in the Time of Trolls
Carolyn Urban

Awake and Sing
Ally Thieme

Lighting Finalists

National

The Mill on the Floss
Susan Kupferer

Honorable Mention

Scorched C10
Nathaniel Singer

Finalist

We Foxes
Daniel Garner

Wellesley Girl
Sierra Holly

Intimate Apparel
Sammy Siuyee Siu

Sound Finalist

National

Wellesley Girl
Matthew Brown

Honorable Mention

Into the Woods
Kristin Tenney

Finalist

A Christmas Carol
Tiana Mason

Allied Finalists

Hair and Makeup

National will Showcase at USITT

Eurydice
Tu Nguyen

Honorable Mention

William Shakespeare’s Land of the Dead
Sara Matin

Finalist

Tartuffe
Trustin Adams

Into the Woods
Sarah Bolt

Properties

SPAM Award

William Shakespeare’s Land of the Dead
Sabrina Mitchell Reed

Honorable Mention

Story Theatre
Kiri Malolo

Finalist

No Exit
Katherine Cordero

Eurydice
MaryLou Montgomery

Projections

Honorable Mention

Where Words Once Were
Tiffany Campbell

Finalist

A Christmas Carol
Zackary Linne

A Christmas Carol
Amir Hatef and Geena Wong w/ Juan Pedro

Technical Direction/Carpentry

Honorable Mention

The Wild Party
J.R. Luker

Performance Awards

Don Childs Award and Scholarship for Collaboration

Eurydice Design team

Omar Aguilar
Costumes

Mary Lou Montgomery
Props

Tu Nguyen
Hair and Makeup

Ambar Dominguez
Lighting

Aaron Roberts
Scenic

Louis Ponesse
Scenic

Scholarship to Stagecraft

Inherit the Wind

Christopher Haro
Mt. San Antonio College

Jumpers

Megan Johnson
Utah Valley University

Aimee Moore

Where Words Once Were

Tiffany Campbell

Wellesley Girl

Matthew Brown

Vectorworks

Christiana Kuey

Intimate Apparel

Heart of the Art

Valerie Torres Costumes

A New Day

Robert Edmond Jones Legacy Award

Edgar Bustillo

The Metamorphosis

Stage Management

National Finalist

Megan Johnson
Utah Valley University

Honorable Mention

Jessica Pineada
Citrus College

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