2017 THEATRE ONTARIO FESTIVAL

 Our adjudicator at Theatre Ontario Festival 2017 is Annette G. Procunier.

                                     Annette has worked in community, educational and professional theatre for over 45 years. She is a director, stage manager, play polisher, adjudicator and workshop leader. As an adjudicator Annette has participated in festivals in Europe, Canada, Japan and the United States having judged more than 125 festivals in 30 years. She has adjudicated the world theatre festival in Monaco for IATA and the national festival for the American Association of Community Theatre four times. No other adjudicator has been invited more than once. She is the author of the only book on adjudication Do You See What I See? And is a fellow of AACT—this honor was bestowed for “single-handedly raising the level of community theatre in America.” She is

the only non-American to hold the distinction

May 17 - 21 2017

EODL, Ottawa Little Theatre

 

Wednesday, May 17                                     
7:30 pm Waiting for the Parade by John Murrell                                                                                                                Northumberland Players (Cobourg)                                                                                                                                  EODL (Eastern Ontario)

Thursday, May 18                                                                                                                                                         7:30 pm Better Living by George F. Walker                                                                                                                         Ghost Light Players (Windsor)                                                                                                                                         WODL (Southern Ontario)

Friday, May 19                                                                                                                                                                7:30 pm Outside Mullinger by John Patrick Shanley                                                                                                            Toronto Irish Players                                                                                                                                                       ACT-CO (Greater Toronto Area and Central Ontario

Saturday, May 20                                                                                                                                                            7:30 pm Lucy by Damien Atkins                                                                                                                                        Sault Theatre Workshop (Sault Ste Marie)                                                                                                                          QUONTA (Northeastern Ontario)

The 2017 Toronto Theatre Awards

The Elsie for Outstanding Festival Production

  • Outside Mullinger Toronto Irish Players

Outstanding Director

  • Harvey Levkoe, Outside Mullinger

Honourable Mention

  • Jeffery Bestin, Better Living

Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role

  • Chris Irving as Anthony Reilly, Outside Mullinger

Honourable Mention

  • Michele Legere as Nora, Better Living

Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role

  • Dean Valentino as Tom, Better Living

Honourable Mention

  • Elaine O'Neil as Rosemary Muldoon , Outside Mullinger

Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role

  • Kristen Lamoure-Dias as Maryann, Better Living

Honourable Mentions

  • Carol Beauchamp as Margaret, Waiting for the Parade
  • Shayla Hudson as Gail, Better Living
  • Dermot Walsa as Tony Reilly, Outside Mullinger

Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role

  • Barbara Taylor as Aoife Muldoon, Outside Mullinger

Honourable Mentions

  • Anne-Marie Bouthillette as Marta, Waiting for the Parade
  • Michael J. Krym as Junior, Better Living

Outstanding Technical Achievement

  • Better Living

Honourable Mention

  • Outside Mullinger

Outstanding Visual Presentation

  • Outside Mullinger

Honourable Mention

  • Better Living

Outstanding Coordinated Production (This award is chosen by the Festival Stage Manager)

  • Toronto Irish Players

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For Set Design:  Wayne Cardinalli, Outside Mullinger

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For best ensemble:  Waiting for the Parade

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For outstanding debut:  Calista Jones as Lucy, Lucy

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For costume design:  Grace Price & Dawn Watters, Waiting for the Parade

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For outstanding sound design:  Michael Cuthbertson, Lucy

MICHAEL SPENCE AWARD:  David Parry, Perth