2019 Non-Equity Nominees & Recipients

RECIPIENTS HIGHLIGHTED IN RED

Production - Musical

The Total Bent - The Total Bent (2019) - Haven Theatre in association with About Face Theatre
Bright Star - Bright Star (2019) - BoHo Theatre
Haymarket - Haymarket (2019) - Underscore Theatre Company and The Den Theatre
Grand Hotel - Grand Hotel: The Musical (2019) - Kokandy Productions
The Bridges of Madison County - The Bridges of Madison County (2019) - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre

Production - Play

Pegasus Theatre Chicago - Eclipsed (2019) - Pegasus Theatre Chicago
Birdland - Birdland (2019) - Steep Theatre Company
Dutch Masters - Dutch Masters (2019) - Jackalope Theatre Company (Broadway Armory Park)
Hooded, Or Being Black for Dummies - Hooded, or Being Black for Dummies (2019) - First Floor Theater
Yen - Yen (2019) - Raven Theatre
Requiem for a Heavyweight - Requiem for a Heavyweight (2019) - The Artistic Home
Tilikum - Tilikum (2019) - Sideshow Theatre Company

Ensemble

Red Rex - Red Rex (2019) - Steep Theatre Company
Haymarket - Haymarket (2019) - Underscore Theatre Company and The Den Theatre
Eclipsed - Eclipsed (2019) - Pegasus Theatre Chicago
In the Blood - In the Blood (2019) - Red Tape Theatre
Plainclothes - Plainclothes (2019) - Broken Nose Theatre
Hooded, Or Being Black for Dummies - Hooded, or Being Black for Dummies (2019) - First Floor Theater

New Musical

Cindy O'Connor and Larry Todd Cousineau - Flies! The Musical! (2019) - Pride Films and Plays
Alex Higgins-Houser and David Cornfeld - Haymarket (2019) - Underscore Theatre Company and The Den Theatre

New Play

Philip Dawkins - The Gentleman Caller (2019) - Raven Theatre
Spenser Davis - Plainclothes (2019) - Broken Nose Theatre
Isaac Gomez - The Displaced (2019) - Haven Theatre Company
Kristine Thatcher - The Safe House (2019) - City Lit Theater Company
Kristiana Rae Colon - Tilikum (2019) - Sideshow Theatre Company
Guadalis Del Carmen - Not for Sale (2019) - UrbanTheater Company
Shannon O'Neill - May the Road Rise Up (2019) - The Factory Theater
Ike Holter - Red Rex (2019) - Steep Theatre Company

Director - Musical

Nick Thornton - Haymarket (2019) - Underscore Theatre Company and The Den Theatre
Lili-Anne Brown - The Total Bent (2019) - Haven Theatre in association with About Face Theatre
Ericka Mac - Bright Star (2019) - BoHo Theatre
Fred Anzevino - The Bridges of Madison County (2019) - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Ed Rutherford - Evil Dead The Musical (2019) - Black Button Eyes Productions

Director - Play

Ilesa Duncan - Eclipsed (2019) - Pegasus Theatre Chicago
Steep Theatre Company - Birdland (2019) - Steep Theatre Company
Wardel Julius Clark - Dutch Masters (2019) - Jackalope Theatre Company (Broadway Armory Park)
Mikael Burke - Hooded, or Being Black for Dummies (2019) - First Floor Theater
Elly Green - Yen (2019) - Raven Theatre
John Mossman - Requiem for a Heavyweight (2019) - The Artistic Home
Lili-Anne Brown - Tilikum (2019) - Sideshow Theatre Company

Performer in a Principal Role - Musical

Kelli Harrington - A Little Night Music (2019) - BoHo Theatre
Tessa Dettman - Little Women (2019) - Brown Paper Box Co.
Kelli Harrington - The Bridges of Madison County (2019) - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Tommy Thurston - The Bridges of Madison County (2019) - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Neala Barron - 110 in the Shade (2019) - BoHo Theatre
Jordan Dell Harris - Evil Dead The Musical (2019) - Black Button Eyes Productions
Robert Cornelius - The Total Bent (2019) - Haven Theatre in association with About Face Theatre
Bridget Adams-King - Haymarket (2019) - Underscore Theatre Company and The Den Theatre
Gilbert Domally - The Total Bent (2019) - Haven Theatre in association with About Face Theatre
Missy Wise - Bright Star (2019) - BoHo Theatre

Performer in a Principal Role - Play

Kendra Thulin - Linda (2019) - Steep Theatre Company
Jyreika Guest - In the Blood (2019) - Red Tape Theatre
Vahishsta Vafadari - I Know My Own Heart (2019) - Pride Films and Plays
Joel Reitsma - Birdland (2019) - Steep Theatre Company
Patrick Agada - Dutch Masters (2019) - Jackalope Theatre Company (Broadway Armory Park)
Jalen Gilbert - Hooded, or Being Black for Dummies (2019) - First Floor Theater
Eliza Stoughton - How I Learned to Drive (2019) - Raven Theatre
Mark Pracht - Requiem for a Heavyweight (2019) - The Artistic Home
marssie Mencotti - The Safe House (2019) - City Lit Theater Company
Brian Parry - Frost/Nixon (2019) - Redtwist Theatre
Kevin V. Smith - Radio Culture (2019) - TUTA Theatre
Kenneth D. Johnson - Between Riverside and Crazy (2019) - Redtwist Theatre

Performer in a Supporting Role - Play

Annie Hogan - Requiem for a Heavyweight (2019) - The Artistic Home
Tiffany Bedwell - Yen (2019) - Raven Theatre
Brianna Buckley - Crumbs from the Table of Joy (2019) - Raven Theatre
August N. Forman - Girl in the Red Corner (2019) - Broken Nose Theatre
Netta Walker - Yen (2019) - Raven Theatre
marssie Mencotti - Herland (2019) - Redtwist Theatre
Evan Linder - Grace (2019) - Interrobang Theatre Project
H.B. Ward - Rock 'N' Roll (2019) - The Artistic Home
Debo Balogun - Red Rex (2019) - Steep Theatre Company
Jessica Dean Turner - Red Rex (2019) - Steep Theatre Company

Performer in a Supporting Role - Musical

Liz Bollar - The Last Session (2019) - Refuge Theatre Project
Darilyn Burtley - The Last Session (2019) - Refuge Theatre Project
Christopher Ratliff - 110 in the Shade (2019) - BoHo Theatre
Caitlin Jackson - Evil Dead The Musical (2019) - Black Button Eyes Productions
Stevie Love - Evil Dead The Musical (2019) - Black Button Eyes Productions
Jeff Pierpoint - Bright Star (2019) - BoHo Theatre
Stephanie Stockstill - A Little Night Music (2019) - BoHo Theatre
Michelle Jasso - Grand Hotel: The Musical (2019) - Kokandy Productions
Carl Herzog - The Bridges of Madison County (2019) - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Ryan Armstrong - The Last Session (2019) - Refuge Theatre Project
Jonathan Schwart - Grand Hotel: The Musical (2019) - Kokandy Productions

Solo Performance

Sam Krey - Ghosts of War (2019) - Griffin Theatre Company

Scenic Design

Jeffrey D. Kmiec - The Gentleman Caller (2019) - Raven Theatre
Ryan Emens - Dutch Masters (2019) - Jackalope Theatre Company (Broadway Armory Park)
Joanna Iwanicka - Suddenly, Last Summer (2019) - Raven Theatre
Kerry Lee Chipman - The Goat or, Who is Sylvia? (2019) - Interrobang Theatre Project
Samantha Rausch - The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (2019) - Eclipse Theatre Company
Jacqueline Penrod - Eclipsed (2019) - Pegasus Theatre Chicago

Costume Design

John Nasca - Grand Hotel: The Musical (2019) - Kokandy Productions
Caitlin McLeod and Anna Wooden - The Man Who Was Thursday (2019) - Lifeline Theatre
Aly Renee Amidei - Neverwhere (2019) - Lifeline Theatre
Beth Laske-Miller - Nightmares and Nightcaps: The Stories of John Collier (2019) - Black Button Eyes Productions
Rachel M. Sypniewski - Monsieur D'Eon is a Woman (2019) - Trap Door Theatre
Leah Hummel - The Revolutionists (2019) - Strawdog Theatre Company

Sound Design

Petter Wahlback - Requiem for a Heavyweight (2019) - The Artistic Home
Robert Hornbostel - Nightmares and Nightcaps: The Stories of John Collier (2019) - Black Button Eyes Productions
Steve Labedz - Dutch Masters (2019) - Jackalope Theatre Company (Broadway Armory Park)
Sarah D. Espinoza - The Displaced (2019) - Haven Theatre Company
Victoria Deloris - Tilikum (2019) - Sideshow Theatre Company

Lighting Design

Brandon Wardell - Birdland (2019) - Steep Theatre Company
Erik S. Barry - The Displaced (2019) - Haven Theatre Company
Claire Dhrzan - Fun Harmless Warmachine (2019) - The New Colony
Sideshow Theatre Company - Tilikum (2019) - Sideshow Theatre Company
Claire Chrzan - Yen (2019) - Raven Theatre

Choreography

Brenda Didier - Grand Hotel: The Musical (2019) - Kokandy Productions
Derek Van Barham - Evil Dead The Musical (2019) - Black Button Eyes Productions
Breon Arzell - The Total Bent (2019) - Haven Theatre in association with About Face Theatre
Ericka Mac - Bright Star (2019) - BoHo Theatre

Fight Choreography

Samantha Kaufman - The Lady Demands Satisfaction (2019) - Babes With Blades Theatre Company
Jaq Seifert - Not One Batu (2019) - Nothing Without a Company and Aloha Center Chicago
John Tovar - Girl in the Red Corner (2019) - Broken Nose Theatre
John Mossman - Requiem for a Heavyweight (2019) - The Artistic Home
Almanya Narula - Monsieur D'Eon is a Woman (2019) - Trap Door Theatre

Music Direction

Jeremy Ramey - The Bridges of Madison County (2019) - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Robert Ollis - Haymarket (2019) - Underscore Theatre Company and The Den Theatre
Jermaine Hill - The Total Bent (2019) - Haven Theatre in association with About Face Theatre
Julie B. Nichols - Bright Star (2019) - BoHo Theatre
Tom Vendafreddo - A Little Night Music (2019) - BoHo Theatre

Original Music in a Play

Christopher Kriz - The Man Who Was Thursday (2019) - Lifeline Theatre
Andrew Hansen - Neverwhere (2019) - Lifeline Theatre
M. Anthony Reimer - Melancholy Play (2019) - Organic Theater Company
Coco Ulysses - Tilikum (2019) - Sideshow Theatre Company
Jonathan Guillen - Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde (2019) - Promethean Theatre Ensemble

Artistic Specialization

Adam McAleavey - Flies! The Musical! (2019) - Pride Films and Plays
Jeremiah Barr - Nightmares and Nightcaps: The Stories of John Collier (2019) - Black Button Eyes Productions
John LaFlamboy - Requiem for a Heavyweight (2019) - The Artistic Home
Sam Hubbard - Yen (2019) - Raven Theatre
Rachel Flesher - The Displaced (2019) - Haven Theatre Company
Mary O'Dowd - Rock 'N' Roll (2019) - The Artistic Home

Projection Design

Michelle Underwood - Neverwhere (2019) - Lifeline Theatre
Tony Churchill - How I Learned to Drive (2019) - Raven Theatre
Paul Deziel - Tilikum (2019) - Sideshow Theatre Company
Michael Stanfill - Ghosts of War (2019) - Griffin Theatre Company
Liviu Pasare - Not for Sale (2019) - UrbanTheater Company