Mercury Players’ 2014 Bartell Awards Nominations

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Best MusicalXanadu (Produced by Steve Noll, Bonnie Balke & Dana Pellebon)

Best DramaSkin Tight  (Produced by Bonnie Balke)

Overall Production of the Year:
Skin Tight Produced by Bonnie Balke / Directed by Suzan Kurry               Xanadu Produced by Steve Noll, Bonnie Balke & Dana Pellebon / Directed by Steve Noll

Lead Actor in a Drama: Brian Belz in Skin Tight
Lead Actress in a Drama: Caitlin Robb in Skin Tight
Featured Actor in a Drama: Jason Compton in Thornton Wilder & CompanionsPaul Lorentz in Thornton Wilder & Companions
Featured Actress in a Drama: Susan Burleigh in Thornton Wilder & Companions


Lead Actor in a Musical: Kurtis Hopp in Xanadu                                                           Lead Actress in a Musical: Kelly Maxwell in Xanadu                                             Featured Actor in a Musical: Jim Chiolino in XanaduCraig Schlagel in Xanadu /  Jose Vega in Xanadu                                                                                          Featured Actress in a Musical: Bonnie Balke in Red Hot & Cole (a Madison Theatre Guild production) / Shannon Keeling in XanaduDana Pellebon in XanaduMallory Saurer in Xanadu

Lighting Design (Drury): Phil Koenig for Xanadu

Lighting Design (Evjue): Steven M. Peterson for Skin Tight

Costume Design: Tommy Franklin for Xanadu

Sound Design: Bonnie Balke for Xanadu

Choreography: Christopher Elst for Skin TightLyn Pilch for Xanadu

Music Director: Meghan Rose for Xanadu

Best Director of a Play: Suzan Kurry for Skin Tight

Best Director of a Musical: Steve Noll for Xanadu

Best Kiss: Kelly Maxwell & Kurtis Hopp in XanaduCaitlin Robb & Brian Belz in Skin Tight

Best Promotion: Xanadu trailer

Most Amazing Moment: Knife play in Skin TightFire-burping Pegasus in Xanadu


Photos from Past Productions