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2015 NON-EQUITY Jeff Award
Nominees and Recipients

 

Production - Play
Exit Strategy - Jackalope Theatre Company
Men Should Weep - Griffin Theatre Company
Monstrous Regiment - Lifeline Theatre
Ruined - Eclipse Theatre Company
The Jungle - Oracle Productions

 

Production - Musical
Assassins - Kokandy Productions
Jesus Christ Superstar - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
The Full Monty - Kokandy Productions
The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago
Titanic - Griffin Theatre Company

 

Production - Revue
A Kurt Weill Cabaret - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Always..Patsy Cline - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre

 

Director - Play
Gus Menary - Exit Strategy - Jackalope Theatre Company
Jonathan Berry - Balm in Gilead - Griffin Theatre Company
Matt Foss - The Jungle - Oracle Productions
Robin Witt - Men Should Weep - Griffin Theatre Company
Steve Scott - Intimate Apparel - Eclipse Theatre Company

 

Director - Musical or Revue
Brenda Didier - The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago
Fred Anzevino - Always..Patsy Cline - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Linda Fortunato - Parade - Bohemian Theatre Ensemble
Rachel Edwards Harvith - Assassins - Kokandy Productions
Scott Weinstein - Titanic - Griffin Theatre Company

 

Ensemble
Assassins - Kokandy Productions
Balm in Gilead - Griffin Theatre Company
Exit Strategy - Jackalope Theatre Company
The Jungle - Oracle Productions
The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago
Titanic - Griffin Theatre Company

 

Actor in a Principal Role - Play
Aaron Kirby - Geezers - Redtwist Theatre
Aaron Kirby - Red - Redtwist Theatre
Andre Teamer - Ruined - Eclipse Theatre Company
Joseph Wiens - Look Back in Anger - Redtwist Theatre
Kevin Cox - La Bete - Trap Door Theater
Michael Manocchio - Mike and Seth - the side project ,  the side project ,  the side project
Steve O'Connell - Dead Accounts - Step Up Productions

 

Actor in a Principal Role - Musical
Garrett Lutz - The Full Monty - Kokandy Productions
Jim DeSelm - Parade - Bohemian Theatre Ensemble
Matthew Keffer - The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago
Maxwell J. DeTogne - Jesus Christ Superstar - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Sam Button-Harrison - The Book of Merman - Pride Films and Plays

 

Actress in a Principal Role - Play
Ashleigh Lathrop - Balm in Gilead - Griffin Theatre Company
Kelly Owens - Intimate Apparel - Eclipse Theatre Company
Kendra Thulin - The Vandal - Steep Theatre Company
Lori Myers - Men Should Weep - Griffin Theatre Company
Stephanie Chavara - Charles Ives, Take Me Home - Strawdog Theatre Company
TayLar - Ruined - Eclipse Theatre Company

 

Actress in a Principal Role - Musical or Revue
Callie Johnson - Carrie - Bailiwick Chicago
Christina Hall - Always..Patsy Cline - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Courtney Jones - The Next Thing - Signal Ensemble Theatre
Danni Smith - The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago
Sarah Bockel - Parade - Bohemian Theatre Ensemble

 

Actor in a Supporting Role - Play
Jack Miggins - The Vandal - Steep Theatre Company
Matthew Klingler - All My Sons - Raven Theatre
Nate Whelden - Stupid Fucking Bird - Sideshow Theatre Company
Shane Kenyon - If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet - Steep Theatre Company
Will Casey - Vieux Carre - Raven Theatre

 

Actor in a Supporting Role - Musical
Donterrio Johnson - Jesus Christ Superstar - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Eric Lindahl - Assassins - Kokandy Productions
Jason Richards - Assassins - Kokandy Productions
Justin Adair - Titanic - Griffin Theatre Company
Nick Graffagna - Ordinary Days - BoHo Theatre
Scott Danielson - The Full Monty - Kokandy Productions

 

Actress in a Supporting Role - Play
Annie Prichard - Another Bone - Redtwist Theatre
Cyd Blakewell - Balm in Gilead - Griffin Theatre Company
Ginneh Thomas - The Submission - Pride Films and Plays
Jen Short - All My Sons - Raven Theatre
JoAnn Montemurro - Vieux Carre - Raven Theatre

 

Actress in a Supporting Role - Musical or Revue
Caron Buinis - The Full Monty - Kokandy Productions
Courtney Jones - Ordinary Days - BoHo Theatre
Danni Smith - Always..Patsy Cline - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Danni Smith - Jesus Christ Superstar - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Hannah Dawe - Ordinary Days - BoHo Theatre
Katherine I. Condit - Carrie - Bailiwick Chicago

 

New Work
Erik Gernand - A Place in the Woods - The Fine Print Theatre Company
Ike Holter - Exit Strategy - Jackalope Theatre Company
Joe Zarrow - Principal Principle - Stage Left Theatre i/a/w Theatre Seven of Chicago
Ronan Marra and Jon Steinhagen - The Next Thing - Signal Ensemble Theatre

 

New Adaptation
Chris Hainsworth - Monstrous Regiment - Lifeline Theatre
Matt Foss - The Jungle - Oracle Productions

 

Choreography
Brenda Didier - Jesus Christ Superstar - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Brenda Didier - The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago
Daniel Spagnuolo - The Full Monty - Kokandy Productions
Steve Love - Caged Dames - Hell in a Handbag Productions

 

Music Direction
Aaron Benham - Always..Patsy Cline - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Aaron Benham - The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago
Elizabeth Doran - Titanic - Griffin Theatre Company
Jeremy Ramey - A Kurt Weill Cabaret - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Jeremy Ramey - Jesus Christ Superstar - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre

 

Original Music in a Play
James Sugg - Stupid Fucking Bird - Sideshow Theatre Company
John Szymanski - One Came Home - Lifeline Theatre
Nicholas Tonozzi - Circle-Machine - Oracle Productions
Nicholas Tonozzi and Sam Allyn - The Jungle - Oracle Productions

 

Scenic Design
Courtney O'Neill - Men Should Weep - Griffin Theatre Company
Dan Stratton - Balm in Gilead - Griffin Theatre Company
Jeffrey D. Kmiec - Dividing the Estate - Raven Theatre
Ray Toler - Vieux Carre - Raven Theatre
Zachary Gipson - Caged Dames - Hell in a Handbag Productions

 

Lighting Design
Brian Hoehne - The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago
Laura Wiley - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde - Idle Muse Theatre Company
Maya Michele Fein - A Kurt Weill Cabaret - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Sean Mallary - The Arsonists - Strawdog Theatre Company

 

Costume Design
Rachel Lambert - Intimate Apparel - Eclipse Theatre Company
Rachel Sypniewski - La Bete - Trap Door Theater
Rachel Sypniewski - Titanic - Griffin Theatre Company
Theresa Ham - The Wild Party - Bailiwick Chicago

 

Sound Design
Danny Rockett - Cookie Play - Trap Door Theater
Heath Hays - The Sweeter Option - Strawdog Theatre Company
Karli Blalock - Red - Redtwist Theatre
Sarah Espinoza - The Arsonists - Strawdog Theatre Company

 

Artistic Specialization
Musical Arrangements - Aaron Benham - A Musical Tribute to the Andrews Sisters - Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Projection Design - Anthony Churchill - Ordinary Days - BoHo Theatre

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