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.