Kevin Daniels and cast receiving the ensemble award – “One Night in Miami.”
The 45th Annual Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards ceremony took place on Monday, March 17, 2014 at the Colony Theatre in Burbank, and was hosted by actress and comedienne, Nicole Parker. It was a lively event that was well-attended. A group of professional theater critics, the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle (LADCC), annually gives awards for excellence in theater.
Go here to the offical site see the full list of the winners and recipients of special awards for excellence in Los Angeles and Orange County theater for the year 2013.
All photos by Jayne Calucag.
Here follows a photo essay of some of the awards presenters, winners and talented performers:
Lori Thimsen – Samuel French sponsor & playwright Kemp Powers – recipient of the The Ted Schmitt Award for the world premiere of an outstanding new play was awarded to for “One Night in Miami.”
LADCC critics Pauline Adamek and Deborah Klugman.
ArtsBeatLA & Stage Raw critic Pauline Adamek & playwright Kemp Powers – recipient of the The Ted Schmitt Award for the world premiere of an outstanding new play was awarded to for “One Night in Miami.”
Lori Thimsen – Samuel French sponsor presenting with critic Pauline Adamek.
“One Night in Miami” cast members mingling pre-show.
Critic Bob Verini (right) with volunteers Patti (c) and friend at the ticketing desk.
Show host by Nicole Parker.
Production co-winners for “One Night in Miami” – John Perrin Flynn and Roxanne Hart and company Rogue Machine Theatre.
Winners of the McCulloh Award for Revival for “Dreamgirls,” Mike Abramson and Dolf Ramos and company DOMA Theatre Co. at The MET Theatre.
David Elzer receiving the Joel Hirschhorn Award for outstanding achievement in musical theater. The award was accompanied by an honorarium, funded by an anonymous donor.
An original sung tribute to David Elzer.
Tayler Vee Robinson – @TaylerVee – the winner of the Awards “retweet” competition who charmingly presented an award
A performance by members of LA Theater Works of a scene from “Glengarry Glen Ross.”
Co-winner of Lead Performance, Constance Jewell Lopez, Dreamgirls, DOMA Theatre Co. at The MET Theatre.
Co-winner of direction prize, Jessica Kubzansky, R II, The Theatre @ Boston Court.
Constance Jewell Lopez performing a song from “Dreamgirls,” DOMA Theatre Co. at The MET Theatre.
Constance Jewell Lopez.