The Seattle Theatre Writers have released their 2018 nominations for outstanding work in the greater Seattle area, and have honored Seattle Rep's Dry Powder with a nomination for "outstanding scenic design". Congratulations to all the nominees, especially the productions of The Crucible (both "excellence in the production of a play", and John Langs for "excellence in the direction of a play"), The Legend of Georgia McBride (Pete Rush for "excellence in costume design", Timothy Piggee for "excellence in performance of a play as a lead actor", as well as the whole cast for "excellence in the performance of an ensemble"), and actors Mari Nelson and Arika Matoba for their work in Into the Woods. Check out the full list here. The winners will be announced January 26, 2018.
The Seattle Theatre Writers, a group of local critics, have begun releasing details about the 2015 Gypsy Award nominations in a slow trickle via their Facebook page. I'm pleased to be nominated for both Our Town and Cabaret in the category of Excellence in Scenic Design! Thanks Gypsies, and congratulations to all the other nominees!
See the entire slate of nominees across all categories here.