Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 • Essanee Theater — New Iberia
Iberia Performing Arts League distinguished a 2017 to 2018 deteriorate of musicals and thespian theatre productions with a multimedia events featuring noted performances of a season. Borrowing a line for a 1942 film, Casablanca, it was a “Round adult a common suspects,” with old-timers and first-timers similar — being a partial of IPAL is like family. And what do people do in south Louisiana when family is involved? They eat and laugh, a lot.
Winners for Outstanding Achievement in any difficulty are as follows.
STAGE MANAGEMENT — Sarah Dailey for “Barefoot In a Park”
COSTUME DESIGN — Julie Kilgore and Barbie Delhomme for “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
TECHNICAL DESIGN — Mike Caffery and Dory Thomassie for “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
SET CONSTRUCTION AND DESIGN — Mike Labiche and Paul Landry for The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
ENSEMBLE MEMBER — Hollie Guidry as “Shy” in “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR — Martin Smith as “Melvin P. Thorpe” in “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS — Stephanie Judice as “Ethel Banks” in “Barefoot in a Park”
BEST ACTOR — Mike Labiche as “The Sheriff” in “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
BEST ACTRESS — Kim Monroe as “Miss Mona” in “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
BEST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR — Clay Chauvin for “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
BEST DIRECTOR — Dianne Moss for “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
PRODUCTION OF THE YEAR — “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”
A champagne accepting and reunion was hold before to a awards presentations where expel members, backstage crews, volunteers and congregation collected to reminense about a months of tough work and on-stage practice they shared.
Season tickets are now on sale for a 2018-19 deteriorate that includes “Death in England” Sept. 6-16, “The Little Foxes” Oct. 18-28, “It’s a Wonderful Life” Dec. 6-16, “Legally Blonde: a Musical” Mar 15-31 and “One Flew Over a Cuckoo’s Nest” May 30-June 9. For some-more information on tickets, to proffer or try-out for productions, revisit IPALTheater.com, call 364-6114 or email IPAL@cox.net.