Winners have been announced for the 2020 BroadwayWorld Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara Award Winners!
Arts Educator Of The Decade
Otto Layman - Santa Barbara High School
Best Dance Studio Of The Decade
Santa Barbara Dance Arts
MATILDA - Santa Barbara High School - 2019
Best Pre/Post Show Dining (Restaurant)
Best Theatre Staff
The Theatre Group at SBCC
Best Youth Theatre Camp/After School Program Of The Decade
Costume Design of the Decade
Sophia Hurtado - MATILDA - SBHS - 2019
Dancer Of The Decade
Vivian Shay - IN THE HEIGHTS - Santa Barbara High School - 2018
Director of a Musical of the Decade
OTTO LAYMAN - MATILDA - Santa Barbara High School - 2019
Director of a Play of the Decade
KATIE LARIS - THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHTTIME - The Theatre Group at SBCC - 2020
Favorite Social Media
Santa Barbara High School
Fundraising Supporter Of The Decade
Santa Barbara Bowl
Lighting Design of the Decade
Mike Madden - URINETOWN - Santa Barbara High School - 2018
Performer Of The Decade
Erik Stein - SHREK - PCPA - 2017
Production Of A Musical Of The Decade
MATILDA - Santa Barbara HIgh School - 2019
Production Of A Play Of The Decade
THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHTTIME - Theatre at Santa Barbara City College - 2020
Set Design Of The Decade
OTTO LAYMAN - MATILDA - SBHS - 2019
Sound Design of the Decade
Jon Nathan and Sio Tepper - IN THE HEIGHTS - Santa Barbara High School - 2018
Theatre Company Of The Decade
Santa Barbara High School
Vocalist Of The Decade
Sarah Raines - MATILDA - SB School of Performing Arts - 2019
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