Sunday, August 28, 2011

FringeNYC 2011 Overall Excellence Award Winners!

Irene may have stopped the final two days of the Fringe, but that doesn't stop the announcement of commending this years talent! Congrats to all, especially the folks over at The More Loving One and The Bardy Bunch! Well deserved!

Winners of the 2011 FringeNYC Overall Excellence Awards, as selected by an independent panel of nearly 50 theater professionals, are as follows:

Overall Production/Play:

PigPen Presents The Mountain Song

The More Loving One

Overall Production/Musical:

Yeast Nation

Pearl's Gone Blue


Jennifer Barnhart (The Legend of Julie Taymor,or The Musical That Killed Everybody!)

Ryan Barry (In the Summer Pavilion)

Miles Cooper (Elysian Fields)

Patrick Byas (Sammy Gets Mugged)

Casey McClellan (My Name Is Billy)

Brian Charles Rooney (Winner Takes All)

Lauren Hennessy (Ampersand: A R&J Love Story)


Nicholas Billon (Greenland)

A.D. Penedo (The Three Times She Knocked)

Bella and the Pool Boy (Dennis Flanagan)

Music Composition:

Chris Rael (Araby)

Dusty Brown (The Ballad of Rusty and Roy)


Jersey Shoresical

The Bardy Bunch: The War of the Families Partridge and Brady


Crawling with Monsters

Costume Design:

Stephanie Alexander (Le Gourmand, or Gluttony!)

Mark Richard Caswell (Parker and Dizzy’s Fabulous Journey to the End of the Rainbow)

Tara DeVincenzo (Technodulia Dot Com)


Greg Foro (Hamlet)

Joshua Kahan Brody (Fourteen Flights)

Alaska Reece Vance (The Disorientation of Butterflies)

Solo Performance:


The Day the Sky Turned Black

Be Careful! The Sharks Will Eat You!

Paper Cut

Heroes and Other Strangers


WallstoriesWhen the Sky Breaks 3D

Video Design:

Cinty Ionescu (Nils' Fucked Up Day)

TheaterMania Audience Favorite Award:

COBU - Dance like Drumming, Drum like Dancing.