Adult Elly Winner
Posted by admin on Sep 27, 2012
The 2012 Elly Award winners in the adult category were announced Sunday night at the Crest Theatre in Sacramento with Yuba City’s Acting Company picking up one win.
Stephanie Balmer won an Elly for best supporting actress in a comedy for her role in “Lend Me A Tenor.”
Other nominations locally included Balmer’s cast mate Shawn Measles who was nominated for best supporting actor in a comedy. Joe Moye was nominated for best lighting design for “Stones in His Pockets.” Brandon Graham was nominated for his original script “Cindy Rella; A Modern Day Fairy Tale.”
On September 16, The Acting Company won four Elly awards for children and youth shows.
The Elly Awards are presented annually by the Sacramento Area Regional Theatre Alliance (SARTA). The Acting Company, with it’s five wins, remains one of the top recipients out of some 80 theatres belonging to SARTA.