We are extremely excited to announce that our recent Beenleigh Theatre Group production of BILLY BUCKETT has been nominated in TEN award categories in the Gold Coast Area Theatre Awards, including Outstanding Community Theatre Production.
Billy Buckett is also currently in the running for the Gold Palm award for the most nominated production across all categories.
Congratulations to ALL of our Bucketteers and to Beenleigh Theatre Group! These nominations are a reflection and an acknowledgement of how well the BB team worked together to make this show a success. We are ever so grateful to have had the opportunity to develop our musical with you. THANK YOU for being on the team and for being a Billy Buckett Believer.
The GCATA Presentation Night is 10 December 2013 at the Gold Coast Arts Centre, preceded by a Nominees Cocktail party on Tuesday 3 December also at the GC Arts Centre.
Our award categories and nominees are:
Best Set Design Ian Johnson
Best Costumes Marg Oliver
Best Sound Design/Operation Lana Kristensen & Jay Turner
Best Choreographer Hannah Crowther
Best Musical Director Jay Turner & Cath Mundy
Best Director of a Musical or Musical Revue Roslyn Johnson
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Community Theatre Musical Scott Young
Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Community Theatre Musical Allison Nipperess
Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Community Theatre Musical Lauren Lee Innis-Youren
Outstanding Community Theatre Production
Chookas to all the nominees! And remember that whatever the outcome on the night, simply to have been nominated is a great achievement and recognition in itself.