Barrymore Award Nominations 2019
InterAct is proud to say that we received 9 Barrymore Nominations this year, honoring three of our four productions, including:
Outstanding Overall Production of a Play - The Great Leap
Outstanding Leading Performance in a Play
Justin Jain, The Great Leap
Chuja Seo, Salt Pepper Ketchup
Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Play - Bianca Sanchez, Hype Man
Outstanding Scenic Design - Mellie Katakalos, The Great Leap
Outstanding Media Design - Lyell Hintz, The Great Leap
Outstanding Sound Design - Melissa Dunphy, Hype Man
Outstanding Original Music - Larry Fowler, Hype Man
Independence Foundation Award for Outstanding New Play/Musical - Josh Wilder, Salt Pepper Ketchup
In addition, five of our former apprentices were nominated this year: Rebecca Wright, Maura Krause, Erlina Ortiz, Bianca Sanchez and Claris Park. We’re thrilled to see these young theatre-makers thriving in Philadelphia.
Finally, we have to give a shout out to our Drake Resident Partners, who collectively received 31 Nominations! We congratulate Inis Nua Theatre Company, Simpatico Theatre and Azuka Theatre on their spectacular 2018-19 Seasons. We’re looking forward to sharing the Drake with these fine companies once again in 2019-20.