TDPS Nominated for 2018 Helen Hayes Awards

February 6, 2018
Congratulations to the faculty, graduate students and alumni from the University of Maryland’s School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies (TDPS), that were nominated for 2018 Helen Hayes Awards in recognition of their phenomenal work in the Washington D.C. theater scene.
 

Outstanding Costume Design — Hayes

Helen Q. Huang, “Fickle: A Fancy French Farce,” Olney Theatre Center

 Outstanding Costume Design — Helen

Robert Croghan, “In the Heights,” GALA Hispanic Theatre

Debra Kim Sivigny, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” 1st Stage

Outstanding Lighting Design — Helen

A.J. Guban, “The Wild Party,” Constellation Theatre Company

Outstanding Set Design — Hayes

Paige Hathaway (set), Olivia Sebesky (projection), “Me . . . Jane: The Dreams & Adventures of Young Jane Goodall,” Kennedy Center

Paige Hathaway, “Or,” Round House Theatre

Misha Kachman, “HIR,” Woolly Mammoth and Olney Theatre Center and Round House Theatre Company

Milagros Ponce de León, “In the Heights,” Olney Theatre Center and Round House Theatre

Outstanding Set Design — Helen

A.J. Guban, “The Arabian Nights,” Constellation Theatre Company

Debra Kim Sivigny, “Forgotten Kingdoms,” Rorschach Theatre

Debra Kim Sivigny and Patti Kalilm, “Hello, My Name Is . . .” The Welders

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical — Hayes

Aaron Bliden, “Wonderland: Alice’s Rock & Roll Adventure,” Imagination Stage

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical — Hayes

Korinn Walfall, “Caroline, or Change,” Round House Theatre

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Play — Hayes

Felicia Curry, “Nina Simone: Four Women,” Arena Stage

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Play — Helen

Gwen Grastorf, “The Late Wedding,” Hub Theatre

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical — Helen

Vaughn Ryan Midder, “In the Heights,” GALA Hispanic Theatre

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play — Hayes

Caroline Stefanie Clay, “Skeleton Crew,” Studio Theatre

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play — Helen

Felicia Curry, “Lela & Co,” Factory 449

A Helen Hayes Award is a theater award named for the famed actress Helen Hayes to recognize excellence in professional theater in the Washington D.C. area since 1983. See the full list of nominees here.

Congratulations to all the nominees!