1st Annual (2007-2008)

Thirteen Silver Palm Awards honoring excellent work during the 2008 South Florida Theatre Festival (which, at that time, ran for a period of almost three months) were awarded on Monday, May 12th, 2008, at Stork’s Cafe of Las Olas, Fort Lauderdale, and presented to the following (listed in alphabetical order).

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BRUCE ADLER
for his Outstanding Performance in
I’M NOT RAPPAPORT
at New Vista Theatre Company

 

 

 

 

 

ERIC FABREGAT
for his Outstanding Performance in
DIRTY STORY at Mosaic Theatre

 

 

 

 

TONY FINSTROM
of the Theatre League’s Board of Directors,
for his Outstanding Contribution
to the South Florida Theatre Festival

 

 

 

 

 

FROM THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA
for their Outstanding Ensemble
of Actors at M Ensemble Company

 

NANIQUE GHERIDIAN
for her Outstanding Performance in
BENEFACTORS
at Palm Beach Dramaworks

 

 

 

 

DOUG JONES
of Sixth Star Entertainment and Marketing,
for his Outstanding Contribution
to the South Florida Theatre Festival

 

 

 

 

 

MIAMI-DADE CULTURAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
for its Outstanding Contribution
to the South Florida Theatre Festival

 

 

 

NAKED STAGE
as the Outstanding New Emerging Theatre Company

 

 

 

 

 

SOME GIRL(S)
for their Outstanding Ensemble
of Actors at Mad Cat Theatre Company

 

 

 

 

 

JIM STORK
of Stork’s Cafe Las Olas,
for his Outstanding Contribution
to the South Florida Theatre Festival

 

 

 

JULES TASCA
Playwright,
of the Outstanding New Work
for THE MISSION at New Theatre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RICKY WAUGH
for his Outstanding Performances
in THE MISSION at New Theatre,
and in TWO SISTERS AND A PIANO
at The Promethean Theatre

 

 

 

 

 

WLRN
for its Outstanding Contribution
to the South Florida Theatre Festival