Featured Stories

Other Pamplin Media Group sites

Lakewood honors its own Monday

Theatre company celebrates 55th year and 37th theatrical awards

The Lakewood Theatre Company will celebrate the conclusion of its 55th year and 37th annual Oregon Theatrical Awards Monday.

The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. with refreshments on the deck at the main entrance to the center, followed by a business meeting in the Headlee Mainstage. The awards presentation will be held at 7:30 p.m. and a reception after the awards presentation will cap the night's activities.

The event is free, but attendees are asked to RSVP to 503-635-3901.

Nominees for 2008 OTAS Awards are:

Best Actress - Musical: Kelly Stewart as Millie in Thoroughly Modern Millie; Margie Boulé as Princess Puffer/Angela Prysock in The Mystery of Edwin Drood; Lindsay Michelet as Edwin Drood/Alice Nutting in The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Actor - Musical: Collin Warren as Jimmy Smith in Thoroughly Modern Millie; Wade Willis as Jerry in The Full Monty; Jay Pevney as Chairman Cartwright/Mayor/Thomas Sapsea in The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Support Actress - Musical: Jessica Jaeger as Miss Dorothy Brown in Thoroughly Modern Millie; Sarah Dresser as Mrs. Meers in Thoroughly Modern Millie; Amy Jo Halliday as Vicki in The Full Monty; Jennifer Auer as Georgie in The Full Monty; Pam Mahon as Pam in The Full Monty; Jennifer Miser as Rosa Bud/Deirdre Peregrine in The Mystery of Edwin Drood; Stephanie Hueston as Helena Landless/Janet Conover in The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Support Actor - Musical: Anthony Chan as Ching Ho in Thoroughly Modern Millie; Sammuel Hawkins as Mr. Trevor Graydon in Thoroughly Modern Millie; Jim Caputo as Dave in The Full Monty; Leif Norby as Malcolm in The Full Monty; Stanley Perryman as Horse in The Full Monty; Rick Lewis as Harold in The Full Monty; Tim Smith as John Jasper/Clive Paget in The Mystery of Edwin Drood; Ryan Duncan as Bazzard/Phillip Bax in The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Actress - Play: Sarah Lucht a Dotty in Noises Off; Jamie Rea as Yvonne in The Dinner Party; Christy Hernquist as Mariette in The Dinner Party; Lisamarie Harrison as Gabrielle in The Dinner Party; Christy Biglow as Rosalind in Curate Shakespeare As You Like It; Sarah Rea as Audrey in Curate Shakespeare As You Like It

Best Actor - Play: Gary Powell as Lloyd in Noises Off; Todd Hermanson as Garry in Noises Off; Don Alder as Andre in The Dinner Party; David Burnett as Albert in The Dinner Party; Jason Maniccia as Claude in The Dinner Party; Keith Scales as Curate in Curate Shakespeare As You Like It; Jonathan Lay as Amiens in Curate Shakepeare As You Like It

Best Support Actress - Play: Melissa Whitney as Brooke in Noises Off; Jamie Rea as Belinda in Noises Off

Best Support Actor - Play: John Morrison as Selsdon in Noises Off; Grant Byington as Freddie in Noises Off

Choreographer: Millie Hoelscher for Thoroughly Modern Millie; Amy Palomino for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Musical Direction: Eryn Vercamen for Thoroughly Modern Millie; Sydney Lehman Steen for The Full Monty; Alan D. Lytle for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Costume Design: Margaret Chapman for Noises Off; Patricia Rohrbach for The Dinner Party; John Gerth for Curate Shakespeare As You Like It; Margaret Chapman for The Full Monty; Lindsay Kleinman for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Set Design: Chris Whitten for Noises Off; Chris Whitten for Thoroughly Modern Millie; Kermit Heckert for The Dinner Party; John Gerth for Curate Shakespeare As You Like It; Glenn Gauer for The Full Monty; John Gerth for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Light Design: Kurt Herman for Noises Off; Kurt Herman for Thoroughly Modern Millie; Chris Balo for The Dinner Party; Kurt Herman for Curate Shakespeare As You Like It; Drew Flint for The Full Monty; Chris Whitten for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Director Musical: Millie Hoelscher for Thoroughly Modern Millie; Greg Tamblyn for The Full Monty; Ron Daum for The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Director Play: Don Alder for Noises Off; Diane Englert for The Dinner Party; Rebecca J. Becker for Curate Shakespeare As You Like It

Best Musical:

Thoroughly Modern Millie

The Full Monty

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Best Play

Noises Off

The Dinner Party

Curate Shakespeare As You Like It