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Act3 Productions wins 12 MAT awards
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October 06, 2013 06:37 PM | 2156 views | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Act3 Productions, the community theater based in Sandy Springs, won 12 Metropolitan Atlanta Theater (MAT) Awards at a ceremony last month. Lyn Taylor won her third consecutive MAT award for Best Musical Direction, while Patti Mactas repeated last year’s win for the Moira Thornett Director’s Award for a musical.

“The annual MAT awards are not only wonderful for recognizing individual theater professionals and stand-out performances, but the organization also brings us all together to celebration the exceptional work being done by community theaters throughout the city,” said Patti Mactas, Act3 Productions’ artistic director. “The attention generated by the awards helps fill seats in general, while it raises the bar for the artistic and technical work being done.”

Act3 Productions won the following 2013 MAT awards:

o Best Leading Actress in a Musical: Ansley Gwinn in “Jekyll & Hyde”

o Best Leading Actor in a Musical: Chris Ikner in “Jekyll & Hyde”

o Moira Thornett Director’s Award for a Musical: Patti Mactas for “Jekyll & Hyde”

o Best Musical Direction: Lyn Taylor for “Jekyll & Hyde”

o Best Major Supporting Actress in a Musical: Michelle Davis in “Jekyll & Hyde”

o Major Supporting Actor in a Musical: Zac Phelps in “Jekyll & Hyde”

o Youth Award in a Musical: Matt Alea in “Jekyll & Hyde”

o Best Sound Design of a Play: Jarrett Heatherly for “The Arabian Nights”

o Best Costumes in a Musical: Brad Dickey for “Jekyll & Hyde”

o Best Costumes in a Play: Brittany Quigley for “The Arabian Nights”

o Best Lighting Design of a Play: Daniel Pino for “The Arabian Nights”

o Best Lighting Design of a Musical: Travis Seminara for “Jekyll & Hyde”

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