Winners have been announced for the 2020 BroadwayWorld Kansas City Awards - which were back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade!
The public submitted the nominees and voted for their favorites. Check out the results below!
The 2020 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards are presented by TodayTix.
Community theatre productions, student productions, and college productions were all included! (Please check respective category rules.) Eligibility was for productions which opened between 2011 and September 30th, 2020. Voting ran through December 31.
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Check Out The 2020 Kansas City Award Winners!
Arts Educator Of The Decade
Best Dance Studio Of The Decade
Empire Dance Academy
LA BOHEME - Opera180 - 2019
Best Pre/Post Show Dining (Restaurant)
Best Theatre Staff
Best Youth Theatre Camp/After School Program Of The Decade
Costume Design of the Decade
Fran Kapono-Kuzila - MAMMA MIA! - Padgett Productions - 2019
Dancer Of The Decade
Stefanie Stevens - DAMN YANKEES - Theatre in the Park - 2013
Director of a Musical of the Decade
Guy Gardner - LEGALLY BLONDE:THE MUSICAL - The Barn Players - 2016
Director of a Play of the Decade
Katie Gilchrist - WHO'S HOLIDAY - Padgett Productions - 2020
Favorite Social Media
Fundraising Supporter Of The Decade
Original Script Of The Decade
Vanessa Severo - FRIDA... A SELF-PORTRAIT - KC Rep - 2019
Performer Of The Decade
Kelly Urschel - NEWSIES - The White Theatre - 2018
Production Of A Musical Of The Decade
WHO'S YOUR BAGHDADDY? - Unicorn Theatre - 2019
Production Of A Play Of The Decade
WHO'S HOLIDAY - PADGETT PRODUCTIONS - 2020
Set Design Of The Decade
Richard Burt - SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION - The Barn Players - 2015
Sound Design of the Decade
John Story - THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION - Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre - 2019
Theatre Company Of The Decade
Vocalist Of The Decade
Zoey Johnson - GREASE - Stageright Performing Arts - 2019
Volunteer Of The Decade
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