7th Annual (2013-2014)

Twenty-six Silver Palm Awards honoring excellent work during the South Florida 2013-2014 theatre season were awarded on Monday, December 1st, 2014, at the annual South Florida Theatre League holiday party, held at Stache in Ft. Lauderdale, and presented to the following (listed in alphabetical order).

Click on the names of artists, theatre companies, and organizations, to visit their individual online homes.

 

savage_in_limbo_alliance_theaterALLIANCE THEATRE LAB
for its outstanding ensemble comprised of
Shira Abergel, Curtiz Belz,
Valentina Izarra,
Christian Vandepas,
and Breeza Marena Zeller in
SAVAGE IN LIMBO
at Alliance Theatre Lab

 

 

960x785AMY MILLER BRENNAN
for her outstanding performances in
RUTHLESS at Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre,
THE WHALE at GableStage, and
CHESS
at
Slow Burn Theatre Company

 

 

 

 

GABLE - CLAY CARTLANDCLAY CARTLAND
for his outstanding performances in
THE TROUBLE WITH DOUG
at The Theatre at Arts Garage,
WHAT’S NEW PUSSYCAT?

at Broward Stage Door Theatre,
NEXT TO NORMAL
at
Slow Burn Theatre Company,
and CLARK GABLE SLEPT HERE

at Zoetic Stage

 

 

1m5QzZ.So.56MATTHEW WILLIAM CHIZEVER
for his outstanding performance in
MISS JULIE
at The Naked Stage

 

 

 

 

home_fear_up_harsh3CHRISTOPHER DEMOS-BROWN
for his outstanding new work,
FEAR UP HARSH,
produced by Zoetic Stage

 

 

 

 

 

1_croppedELIZABETH DIMON
for her outstanding performances in
THE LONGING AND SHORT OF IT
at The Theatre at Arts Garage,
DIVIDING THE ESTATE

at Palm Beach Dramaworks,
and SUMMER SHORTS

at City Theatre

 

 

clark_gable_04VANESSA ELISE
outstanding new talent in
CLARK GABLE SLEPT HERE
at
Zoetic Stage

 

 

 

 

 

1qhzMD.So.56BRITT MICHAEL GORDON
outstanding new talent in
BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE
at
Broward Stage Door Theatre

 

 

 

 

 

Patti Gardner and Conor Walton in Pippin.PATTI GARDNER
for her outstanding performances in
PIPPIN at Boca Raton Theatre Guild,
THE ANARCHIST

at Primal Forces Productions,
and SONS OF THE PROPHET at GableStage

 

 

 

 

SONY DSCCHRISTINA GROOM
for her outstanding performances in
GIDEON’S KNOT at New Theatre and
HAVE I GOT A GIRL FOR YOU
Island City Stage

 

 

 

 

 

Bill-HayesWILLIAM HAYES
for his outstanding work as
Producing Artistic Director
  of Palm Beach Dramaworks

 

 

 

 

 

ZAuPL.So.56ARIELLE HOFFMAN
outstanding new talent in
THE WHALE
at
GableStage

 

 

 

 

 

42nd-stRON HUTCHINS
for his outstanding choreography in
THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG and
PIPPIN
at Boca Raton Theatre Guild,
SPAMALOT at
Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre,
AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’
and
42ND STREET
at The Wick Theatre

 

juliesideJULIE KLEINER
for her outstanding performances in
42ND STREET and WHITE CHRISTMAS
at
The Wick Theatre

 

 

 

 

 

ALZMH.So.56MATTHEW KORINKO
for his outstanding performance in
CHESS
at Slow Burn Theatre Company

 

 

 

 

 

clark_gable_01MICHAEL MCKEEVER
for his outstanding performances in
THE PRIDE and THE TIMEKEEPERS
at Island City Stage,
CLARK GABLE SLEPT HERE at
Zoetic Stage
and for his outstanding new work,
CLARK GABLE SLEPT HERE
at Zoetic Stage

 

 

 

 

 NakedStageTHE NAKED STAGE.
KATHERINE AMADEO, PRODUCER
for producing eight years of
THE 24 HOUR THEATRE PROJECT
at
The Naked Stage

 

 

 

 

 

PARADE3a1ANN MARIE OLSON
for her outstanding performances in
PARADE
at Slow Burn Theatre Company
and CHURCH
at Thinking Cap Theatre

 

 

 

logo-pigsdoflyprod-horizPIGS DO FLY PRODUCTIONS
ELLEN WACHER, PRODUCER
for developing works for
actors over the age of 50

 

 

l-r Karen Stephens, Shane Tanner, Jessica Brooke Sanford - FEAR UP HARSH - photo credit Justin NamonJESSICA BROOKE SANFORD
outstanding new talent in
FEAR UP HARSH at Zoetic Stage and
[title of show] at
Area Stage Company

 

 

 

 

 

AD3FE89A-C83D-500B-053E5140D2E3C805MANNY SCHVARTZMANN
for his outstanding musical direction
at Slow Burn Theatre Company

 

 

 

 

 

1gDYg.So.56KAREN STEPHENS
for her outstanding performances in
FEAR UP HARSH at Zoetic Stage
and
THE MOUNTAINTOP at GableStage

 

 

 

l-r Karen Stephens, Shane Tanner, Jessica Brooke Sanford - FEAR UP HARSH - photo credit Justin NamonSHANE TANNER
for his outstanding performances in
THE TROUBLE WITH DOUG
at The Theatre at Arts Garage
and FEAR UP HARSH
at
Zoetic Stage

 

 

215182_2013517417521_2802186_nELLIS TILLMAN
for his outstanding costumes for
THE WHALE
at GableStage, and
RUTHLESS and SPAMALOT
at Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre

 

 

 

 

 cw_twtcm_shot2THE WICK THEATRE
MARILYNN A. WICK,
EXECUTIVE PRODCER
outstanding new theatre company

 

 

 

Assassins-Shane Tanner (Proprietor), Gabriel Zenone (Guiteau), Chris Crawford.GABRIEL ZENONE
for his outstanding performances in
RUTHLESS at Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre and
ASSASSINS at Zoetic Stage

 

 

 

 

 

NOMINATING COUNCIL

The Nominating Council for these awards consisted of . . .

IRIS ACKER
BECON TV

J.W. ARNOLD
South Florida Gay News

RICHARD CAMERON
Theatre Chat at examiner.com / Broadway Global

MARY DAMIANO
BroadwayWorld.com / FloridaTheaterOnstage.com / South Florida Gay News

CHRISTINE DOLEN
The Miami Herald

TONY FINSTROM
TonysLatest

BILL HIRSCHMAN
Florida Theater On Stage / Florida Weekly.com

JOHN LARIVIERE
Talkinbroadway.com

RON LEVITT
Florida Media News

ROGER MARTIN
miamiartzine.com

SKIP SHEFFIELD
Boca Raton Tribune / Atlantic Avenue Magazine

MICHELLE F. SOLOMON
miamiartzine.com / Florida Theatre On Stage

JOHN THOMASON
Miami New Times / Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Boca Raton Magazine