Stage Raw just announced nominations for its 1st Los Angeles Theater Awards Ceremony.
The “Stage Raw Theater Awards” are dedicated to honoring the swath of innovative works of theater in Los Angeles County, in venues of up to 99 seats. These are works that can’t or don’t typically get produced in larger theaters.
Craig is in competition for the “Leading Male Performance” for his role of Nicky Lancaster in “The Vortex“.
The Celebration and Uprising are Monday, April 13 at Los Angeles Theatre Center, 514 S. Spring Street (Doors Open at 6:30 for Cocktails; Awards Program begins at 7:30pm); Tickets are $25, available HERE.
Join us at the Los Angeles Theatre Center for a 1940s-style cocktail party, complete with Jazz from special musical guests, Static Trio +, a pre-show hosted bar and fortifying tasty treats after the awards have been given. Hosted by the Celebration Theatre.
“The Vortex” is nominated in three different categories :
— Leading Male Performance
Ian Bamberg, Firemen, Echo Theater Company
Aaron McPherson, In a Dark, Dark House, Broken Hand Productions at The Matrix Theatre
Tyler Pierce, Everything You Touch, Theatre @ Boston Court
David Selby, A Delicate Balance, Odyssey Theatre Ensemble
Thaddeus Shafer, How I Learned to Drive, The Illyrian Players at Theatre Asylum
Patrick Stafford, Cock, Rogue Machine
Kevin Weisman, Villon, Padua Playwrights and Odyssey Theatre Ensemble
Craig Robert Young, The Vortex, The Matrix Theatre
— Female Comedy Performance
Riley Dandy, A Family Affair, Classical Theatre Lab
Grace Eboigbe, Disassembly, Theatre of NOTE
Lauren Flans, Women, Theatre Asylum
Alison England, Zombies From the Beyond, The Visceral Company
Eve Gordon, The Ugly One, Ensemble Studio Theatre/L.A.
Michelle Holmes, Young Frankenstein, DOMA at the Met Theatre
Shannon Holt, The Vortex, Matrix Theatre Company
Ann Noble, The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia, LGBT’s Davidson/Valenti Theatre
Channing Sargent, Disassembly, Theatre of NOTE
Lonni Silverman, A Family Affair, Classical Theatre Lab
— Production Of The Year Award
Backyard, Echo Theater Company
Broadway Bound, Odyssey Theatre Ensemble
The Brothers Size, The Fountain Theatre
Everything You Touch, Theatre @ Boston Court and Rattlestick Playwrights Theater
A Family Affair, Classical Theatre Lab
Henry V, Pacific Resident Theatre
I Wanna Hold Your Hand, Theatre of NOTE
One in the Chamber, 6140 Productions and Theatre Planners
Penelope, Rogue Machine
Stupid Fucking Bird, Circle X Theatre Company and Theatre @ Boston Court
Taste, Sacred Fools Theater Company
Top Girls, The Antaeus Company
The Ugly One, Ensemble Studio Theatre/L.A.
The Vortex, Matrix Theatre