Sinclair Theatre Wins 25 DayTony Awards

Sinclair Theatre received 25 DayTony Awards for its 2012–13 season, including two Outstanding Overall Production Awards for Godspell and Intimate Apparel, at the annual DayTony Gala held Saturday, August 3 at Sinclair Conference Center.The DayTony Awards are presented to recognize outstanding performance, whether on stage or behind the scenes at Dayton area theatres. The awards were presented to students, instructors and alumni who participated in the 2012–13 season.

Awards of Merit

Michelle Sampson, Costume Design: A Plague of Angels
Kathleen Hotmer, Costume Design: Intimate Apparel
Kathleen Hotmer, Costume Design: Godspell
Gina Neuerer, Lighting Design: A Plague of Angels
Daniel Brunk, Lighting Design: Intimate Apparel
Daniel Brunk, Sound Design: Intimate Apparel
Kimberly Borst, Direction: Godspell
Kevin Erman (student), Acting as Mr. Marks: Intimate Apparel
Kelli Locker, Acting as Kelli: Godspell
Skyler McNeely (student), Acting as Skyler: Godspell
Natalie Sanders (student), Acting as Jesus: Godspell
Rachel Wilson, Acting as Mary: A Plague of Angels
Catherine Collins, Acting as Mrs. Dickson: Intimate Apparel
Olivia Ciupak (student), Hair & Makeup: Godspell
Intimate Apparel, Ensemble Performance
Godspell, Ensemble Performance

Awards of Excellence

Joe Kelzer (student), Lighting Design: Godspell
Jennifer Kramer (alumna), Properties: Intimate Apparel
Terry Stump, Properties: Godspell
Chris Harmon, Scenic Design: Intimate Apparel
Terry Stump, Scenic Design: Godspell
Monica L. Williams (alumna), Direction: Intimate Apparel
Marva M.B. Williams (alumna), Acting as Esther: Intimate Apparel

Additionally, several Sinclair students, alumni and staff were awarded for their accomplishments at other area theatres.

Awards of Merit

Samantha Creech (student) as Enid—Legally Blonde the Musical, Beavercreek Community Theatre
Patrick Hayes (alumnus) for Video Production—The Pillow Man, Dayton Theatre Guild
Nancy Perrin (music staff) for Pianist—Side by Side by Sondheim, Dayton Playhouse

Awards of Excellence

Patrick Hayes (alumnus), Costume Design—And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little, Dayton Theatre Guild
Bryon Dobbs (music staff) for Pianist—Side by Side by Sondheim, Dayton Playhouse