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TDPS IN 2018 HELEN HAYES AWARD NOMINATIONS

February 05, 2018 College of Arts and Humanities | School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

UMD students, faculty and alumni recognized in Washington, DC theatre community.

<p> Congratulations to the faculty, graduate students and alumni from the University of Maryland’s School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies (TDPS), that were nominated for 2018 Helen Hayes Awards in recognition of their phenomenal work in the Washington D.C. theater scene.</p><p> See the full list of nominees in <a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/theater_dance/nominations-for-the-2018-helen-hayes-awards/2018/02/05/235e8ea4-0aac-11e8-95a5-c396801049ef_story.html?utm_term=.502a9701ce62">The Washington Post</a>.</p><p> <strong>Outstanding Costume Design — Hayes</strong><br /> Helen Q. Huang, “Fickle: A Fancy French Farce,” Olney Theatre Center</p><p> <strong>Outstanding Costume Design — Helen</strong><br /> Robert Croghan, “In the Heights,” GALA Hispanic Theatre<br /> Debra Kim Sivigny, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” 1st Stage</p><p> <strong>Outstanding Lighting Design — Helen</strong><br /> A.J. Guban, “The Wild Party,” Constellation Theatre Company</p><p> <strong>Outstanding Set Design — Hayes</strong><br /> Paige Hathaway (set), Olivia Sebesky (projection), “Me . . . Jane: The Dreams & Adventures of Young Jane Goodall,” Kennedy Center<br /> Paige Hathaway, “Or,” Round House Theatre<br /> Misha Kachman, “HIR,” Woolly Mammoth and Olney Theatre Center and Round House Theatre Company<br /> Milagros Ponce de León, “In the Heights,” Olney Theatre Center and Round House Theatre<br /><br /><strong>Outstanding Set Design — Helen</strong><br /> A.J. Guban, “The Arabian Nights,” Constellation Theatre Company<br /> Debra Kim Sivigny, “Forgotten Kingdoms,” Rorschach Theatre<br /> Debra Kim Sivigny and Patti Kalilm, “Hello, My Name Is . . .” The Welders<br /><br /><strong>Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical — Hayes</strong><br /> Aaron Bliden, “Wonderland: Alice’s Rock & Roll Adventure,” Imagination Stage<br /><br /><strong>Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical — Hayes</strong><br /> Korinn Walfall, “Caroline, or Change,” Round House Theatre<br /><br /><strong>Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Play — Hayes</strong><br /> Felicia Curry, “Nina Simone: Four Women,” Arena Stage<br /><br /><strong>Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Play — Helen</strong><br /> Gwen Grastorf, “The Late Wedding,” Hub Theatre<br /><br /><strong>Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical — Helen</strong><br /> Vaughn Ryan Midder, “In the Heights,” GALA Hispanic Theatre<br /><br /><strong>Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play — Hayes</strong><br /> Caroline Stefanie Clay, “Skeleton Crew,” Studio Theatre<br /><br /><strong>Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play — Helen</strong><br /> Felicia Curry, “Lela & Co,” Factory 449</p><p> Photo: Constellation Theatre Company's "The Wild Party." (Daniel Schwartz via <a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/theater_dance/nominations-for-the-2018-helen-hayes-awards/2018/02/05/235e8ea4-0aac-11e8-95a5-c396801049ef_story.html?utm_term=.502a9701ce62">The Washington Post</a>)</p>