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CORTLAND REPERTORY THEATRE ANNOUNCES NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2014 “PAVILION AWARDS”

Cortland Repertory Theatre has announced the nominees for their twelfth annual “Pavilion Awards” which recognize Outstanding Achievement in local high school theatre. For the eighth year, First Niagara Bank serves as the Corporate Sponsor for this program, which allows for many categories within the musical and non-musical genres. Musicals in consideration were held at the Cortland, Dryden, Groton, Homer, McGraw and Tully High Schools. Non-musical plays were also presented at Cortland, Homer and Tully.  The nominees are as followings:

Musical: Oklahoma! (Cortland), The Music Man (Dryden), Beauty and the Beast (Groton), Guys and Dolls (Homer), The King and I (McGraw) and Tarzan (Tully).

Play: Clockwork (Cortland), King Lear (Homer), and The Girls of the Garden Club (Tully).

Ensemble (musical):  Oklahoma! (Cortland), The Music Man (Dryden), Beauty and the Beast (Groton), Guys and Dolls (Homer), The King and I (McGraw) and Tarzan (Tully).

Ensemble (play): Clockwork (Cortland), King Lear (Homer), and The Girls of the Garden Club (Tully).

Leading Actor in a Musical: Jack Gerhard (Cortland), Will Hansen (Dryden), Kyle Chrismer (Groton), Zack Sovocool (Homer), David Perfetti (Homer), Trayton Tanudjaja (McGraw) and Drew Deal (Tully).

Leading Actress in a Musical:  Margaret Hoeschele (Cortland), Allie Young (Dryden), Michaela Dunham (Groton), Robin Baumeister (Homer), Rachel McNeil (Homer), Hilary Dwyer (McGraw) and Carolyn Zobel (Tully).

Leading Actor in a Play: John Ruquet (Cortland), Jack Gerhard (Cortland), and Erik Gustafson (Homer).

Leading Actress in a Play: Hannah Mekeel (Cortland), Samantha Anderson (Homer), Lilly Gustafson (Homer) and Madalyn Luke (Tully).

Supporting Actor in a Musical: Alex Reynolds (Cortland), Cameron Hass (Groton), Luke Lauchle (Groton, Zack Ossit (Groton), and Andrew Niver (McGraw).

Supporting Actress in a Musical: Faye Khibkin (Cortland), Emma Cleary (Cortland), Helena Rankin (Groton), Carley Legg (McGraw), and Madison Morgan (Tully).

Supporting Actor in a Play: David Perfetti (Homer), Jake Elkins (Homer), Wyatt Bush (Homer) and Drew Deal (Tully).

Supporting Actress in a Play: Michaela Pace (Cortland), Liz Redenback (Homer), Isabella Puente (Tully), and Kirsten Soos (Tully).

Featured Actor in a Musical: Kenny Tallman (Groton), Tristin Cooper (Groton), K J Ulrich (Homer), Benjamin Ackley (McGraw) and Kurt Gauss (Tully).

Featured Actress in a Musical: Bailey Windhausen (Cortland), Alexis Scarlata (Groton), Brooke Jackson (Groton), and Dez LaFave (Tully).

Featured Actor in a Play: Stephen Hyde (Homer), Jared Pace (Homer), Jacob Jensen (Homer) and David Fuller (Homer).

Featured Actress in a Play: Sierra Wilhoit (Cortland), Molly Wagner (Cortland), Jordan Green (Homer), and Kiara Lee (Tully).