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Auditions for The Diary of Anne Frank

Dayton Playhouse @ The DayTonys

The Playhouse’s 2014-2015 season showed up in force at the DayTonys Gala on August 8, 2015.  We are proud to note that all five of the Playhouse productions from our most recent season were recognized in multiple categories. Take a read at the Awards of Merit and Excellence received this year!

How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Design & Production Award of Merit for Scenic Design – Chris Newman
Direction Award of Merit for Dance Choreography –  Annette Looper
Supporting & Guest Performance Award of Merit – Richard Young
Supporting & Guest Performance Award of Excellence – Tori Kocher
Leading Performance Award of Merit – Brad Bishop

Night of the Living Dead(TM) Live
Design & Production Award of Merit for Sound Design – K.L. Storer
Leading Performance Award of Excellence – Jared Mola

The Fantasticks
Design & Production Award of Excellence for Scenic Design – Chris Newman
Supporting & Guest Performance Award of Merit – Chuck Larkowski
Supporting & Guest Performance Award of Merit – Saul Caplan
Supporting & Guest Performance Award of Merit – William Scarborough
Leading Performance Award of Merit – Robb Willoughby
Leading Performance Award of Excellence – Tyler Henry
Ensemble Performance Award of Merit
Season’s Best Production
Outstanding Overall Production

Fix Me, Jesus
Design & Production Award of Merit for Scenic Design – Chris Newman
Design & Production Award of Excellence for Costuming – Brian Sharp, Tina McPhearson
Leading Performance Award of Merit – Rachael Wilson

Grease
Design & Production Award of Merit for Costume Design – Steve Burton, Tim Grewe, Tina McPhearson
Design & Production Award of Merit for Properties – Tina McPhearson
Design & Production Award of Merit for Scenic Design – Chris Newman
Direction Award of Excellence for Dance Choreography – Paige Hanshaw
Direction Award of Excellence for Musical Direction – Nancy Perrin
Supporting & Guest Performance Award of Merit – Andrew Spoon
Leading Performance Award of Excellence – Tyler Henry
Leading Performance Award of Excellence – Tori Kocher

Auditions for The Diary of Anne Frank

Dayton Playhouse is pleased to announce September 21 and 22 auditions for The Diary of Anne Frank by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett, newly adapted by Wendy Kesselman. Director Jennifer Lockwood has recruited a talented production staff including Brian Sharp (Asst. Director), Jared Mola (Stage Mgr.), Chris Newman (Scenic Designer) and J. Gary Thompson (Sound Designer). Production dates are Nov. 6-15.

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