2013 Bartell Theatre Awards

Best Dramatic Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Dave Durbin: Ned Weeks in “The Normal Heart” (StageQ, Inc.)

Best Dramatic Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Kathy Sliter: Alice B. Toklas in “Gertrude Stein and a Companion”(StageQ, Inc.)

Best Comedic Performance by An Actor in a Leading Role
Michael Andersen: Jeff in “Lobby Hero” (Strollers Theatre, Ltd.)

Best Comedic Performance by An Actress in a Leading Role
Liz Angle: Jeannie Moore in “The Opiate of the Missus” (Mercury Players Theatre)

Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical
Gregory Reed: Leo Frank in “Parade” (Music Theater of Madison)

Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical
Abby Stevens: Diana Goodman in “Next to Normal” (Madison Theatre Guild)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Sam White: Big Daddy in “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” (Strollers Theatre, Ltd.)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Judy Kimball: Lotte Shoen in “Lettice & Lovage” (Madison Theatre Guild)

Best Scenic Design
Suzan Kurry: “The Road to Mecca” (Madison Theatre Guild)

Best Lighting Design
Tom Littrell: “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” (Strollers Theatre, Ltd.)

Best Costume Design
Carola Horsch Breckbill: “The Opiate of the Missus” (Mercury Players Theatre)

Best Poster Design
Phil Klein/Jeff Knupp/Shelley L. VonGlahn/Dan Myers: “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” (Strollers Theatre, Ltd.)

Best Sound Design
DB Peterson & the Brothers Grimm: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (Strollers Theatre, Ltd.)

Most Memorable Cast
The Cast of “The Normal Heart”: StageQ, Inc.

Best Choreography
Cindy Severt: “The Holiday Stops” (StageQ, Inc.)

Best Performance by a Newcoming Actor (Newcomer = 2 years or less at the Bartell)
Craig Alan Schlagel: Alvin Kelby in “The Story of My Life” (StageQ, Inc.)

Best Musical
The Holiday Stops: StageQ, Inc.

Best Comedy
The Opiate of the Missus: Mercury Players Theatre

Best Comedramical
Lobby Hero: Strollers Theatre, Ltd.

Best Drama
The Normal Heart: StageQ, Inc.

Best Director of a Play
Jeff Knupp: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Strollers Theatre, Ltd.)

Best Director of a Musical
Meghan Randolph: “Parade” (Music Theater of Madison)

Best Overall Play of the Season
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof: Strollers Theatre, Ltd.

Best play to take a 1st date to
Rumors: Madison Theatre Guild

Most Inspirational Play
The Normal Heart: StageQ, Inc.

Best Chick Play
Gertrude Stein and a Companion: StageQ, Inc.

Best Dude Play
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof: Strollers Theatre, Ltd.

Best Stage Kiss
Kathy Sliter/Katy Conley: Gertrude Stein & Alice B. Toklas in “Gertrude Stein and a Companion (StageQ, Inc.)

Best Original Script
The Opiate of the Missus: By Doug Reed (Mercury Players Theatre)

People’s Choice
The Arsonists (Mercury Players Theatre)