Awards

Southwest Shakespeare Company congratulates and thanks its Actors, Designers, Directors, and Artists who, collectively, have received hundreds of award nominations over its 17-year history. Listed below are the winners.

AriZoni THEATRE AWARDS

Best Actress in a Major Role - Maren Maclean
Much Ado About Nothing
2011-12
Best Choreography - David Barker
Romeo and Juliet
2011-12
Best Choreography - Jennifer Reiner
A Midsummer Night's Dream
2010-11
Actress in a Supporting Role – Andi Watson
The Merchant of Venice
2008-09
Best Production – Contracted Play
The Merry Wives of Windsor
2007-08
Director, Play – Jared Sakren
The Taming of the Shrew
2007-08
Actress in a Major Role – Sarah Wolter
The Merry Wives of Windsor
2007-08
Actor in a Major Role – Richard Baird
The Taming of the Shrew
2007-08
Hair & Make-up Design – Kelly Turner
The Merry Wives of Windsor
2007-08
Actress in a Supporting Role – Janae Thomas
The Merry Wives of Windsor
2007-08
Actor in a Major Role – Richard Baird
Cyrano de Bergerac
2006-07
Original Music Composition – Lincoln Wright
The Two Gentlemen of Verona
2006-07
Sound Design – Christian Miller
The Tempest
2006-07
Lighting Design – Paul Black
The Tempest
2006-07
Hair & Make-up Design – MaryBeth Ingram & Patsy Johnson
The Tempest
2006-07
Best Production – Contracted Play
Hamlet
2005-06
Best Production – Contracted Play
Much Ado About Nothing
2005-06
Actor in a Supporting Role – Sandy Elias
Arms and The Man
2005-06
Actor in a Supporting Role – Cale Epps
Much Ado About Nothing
2005-06
Actress in a Supporting Role – Andi Watson
Arms and The Man
2005-06
Costume Design – Lois Myers
Arms and The Man
2005-06
Actor in a Major Role – Bob Sorenson
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
2005-06
Actor in a Major Role – Ken Ruta
King Lear
2004-05
Best Production – Contracted Play
Richard III
2003-04
Director, Play – Jared Sakren
Richard III
2003-04
Actor in a Major Role – James Kiberd
The Taming of the Shrew
2003-04
Actor in a Supporting Role - James Ward
Love's Labour's Lost
2002-03
Actor in a Supporting Role - Richard Trujillo
Comedy of Errors
2002-03
Actress in a Major Role - Patti Davis Suarez
All's Well That Ends Well
2001-02
Best Production, Play
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
1995-96
Director, Play -Leslie Brott
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
1995-96
Actor in a Major Role, Play - John King
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
1995-96
Actor in a Supporting Role, Play - Steve Muterspaugh
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
1995-96
Actor in a Supporting Role, Play - Billy Gunn
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
1995-96
Lighting Design - Lee Geller
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
1995-96
Actress in a Major Role, Musical - Katherine Stewart
West Side Story
1995-96
Music Director - Marcus Denton
West Side Story
1995-96
Sound Design - Gene Ganssle
Oedipus Rex
1995-96
Lighting Design - Michael Eddy
Oedipus Rex
1995-96
Best Fight Choreography, Play - Brent Gibbs
Henry V
1994-95