Author: Jill Kimball

DAILY CAMERA: Boulder theaters earn 10 Henry Award nominations

(Above: Benjamin Bonenfant was nominated for Best Actor for his turn as the title character in 2015’s “Henry V.” Photo by Jennifer M Koskinen.)

Three Boulder theater companies — Boulder Ensemble Theater, Boulder Dinner Theater, and Colorado Shakespeare Festival — have received a combined 10 Colorado Theater Guild Henry Award nominations for the 2015-16 season.

The awards, now in their 11th year, honor outstanding achievement in 25 categories, including acting, direction, production, choreography, costume design and lighting.

Boulder Ensemble Theater was nominated for outstanding production and direction of “Ideation.” The Shakespeare festival was nominated for outstanding actor in “Henry V,” supporting actor in “Much Ado About Nothing,” and costume design in “Wittenberg” and “Much Ado About Nothing.” Boulder Dinner Theater’s “Peter and the Starcatcher” was nominated for costume, scenic and sound design, and “The Addams Family” was nominated for scenic design.

The 11th annual award ceremony, which doubles as the guild’s annual fundraiser, will be held on Monday, July 18, at the PACE Center in Parker. Tickets are available through the center’s website parkerarts.org, and box office at 303-805-6800.

Read the full article here.

Upcoming CSF Events View all events

All's Well That Ends Well

Loading
Jul 3-Aug 8, 2020

All's Well That Ends Well

By William Shakespeare

A smart and sexy coming-of-age romp set in elegant 1950s France, "All’s Well That Ends Well" introduces audiences to Helen and Bertram—one...

The Odyssey

Loading
Jul 3-Aug 8, 2020

The Odyssey

By Homer, adapted by Mary Zimmerman

In Mary Zimmerman’s sweeping adaptation of Homer’s classic adventure, our hero Odysseus undergoes an epic journey to return to his own kin...

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Loading
Jul 8-Aug 9, 2020

A Midsummer Night's Dream

By William Shakespeare

Kick off the season with a summer-long party! In this glam run of Shakespeare’s electric comedy, the paths of four young lovers, some feuding fa...

Coriolanus

Loading
Jul 17-Aug 9, 2020

Coriolanus

By William Shakespeare

Follow the tumultuous career of one of ancient Rome’s super soldiers in Shakespeare’s white-hot war play. An enduring, resonant tale, "Cor...

Pericles

Loading
Aug 2, 2020

Pericles

By William Shakespeare

Summer’s hottest ticket is the Colorado Shakespeare Festival’s Original Practices performance. This summer, revisit "Pericles," the story ...

Latest CSF News View all news items

Jul 1, 2020

Colorado Shakespeare Festival Receives $25,000…

The Shakespeare in American Communities grant funds CSF’s Shakespeare & Violence prevention…

Jun 3, 2020

Black lives matter

From the staff of CU Presents Black lives matter. CU Presents stands…

Apr 3, 2020

CU Presents public health update:…

April 3, 2020: During the COVID-19 crisis, we’d like to reassure ticket…