Achievements

2018

★2018 Cleveland Scene Magazine Best Theatre (Under 100 Seats)

Cleveland Critics Circle 2018 Awards

Superior Achievement, Non-Musical Production

*Freakstorm, none too fragile

*Boogieban, none too fragile

 

Best Actor, Non-Musical

*David Peacock and Travis Teffner- Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Rising Star

*Brooke Turner - Bloomsday - none too fragile

 

Superior Achievement, Director of a Non-Musical

*Sean Derry - Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Superior Achievement, Lighting Design

*Marcus Dana - Freakstorm - none too fragile

 

Superior Achievement, Sound Design

*Brian Kenneth Armour - Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Best World Premiere in the Cleveland Area

*Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Cleveland Scene Theater Awards 2018

Best Play of the Year

*Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Best Duo Performance of the Year

*David Peacock and Travis Teffner - Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Best Director of the Year

*Sean Derry - Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Best Sound Designer of the Year

*Brian Kenneth Armour - Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Cleveland Plain Dealer Standouts on Northeast Ohio Stages 2018

Top 10 Productions of 2018

*Boogieban - none too fragile

 

Broadway World - Cleveland Professional Theater Tributes - 2018

Top 15 Theatrical Achievements of 2018

*Bloomsday - none too fragile

*Boogieban - none too fragile

*Freakstorm - none too fragile

*Sean Derry and none too fragile for the world premiere of Boogieban, its upcoming tour in Chicago and New York, and the theater’s consisted excellence in production quality.

 

Cleveland Jewish News Awards, Best Cleveland Theater of 2018

Best Comedy

*Bloomsday - none too fragile

2017

★Broadway World - Cleveland Theater Tributes 2017
Outstanding Non-Musical Production
Salvage  - none too fragile


Outstanding Director, Non-Musical
Sean Derry - Salvage - none too fragile


Outstanding Performance by a Male, Non-Musical
*David Peacock - A Skull in Connemara -  none too fragile


Outstanding Performance by a Female, Non-Musical
*Derdriu Ring -  Salvage - none too fragile
Kelly Strand - 
Salvage - none too fragile

 

★Cleveland Critics Circle Awards 2017
Superior Achievement Actor, Non-Musical
*Robert Ellis - The Whale - none too fragile

★Cleveland Scene Magazine ‘Best of Cleveland Theater 2017
Ensemble Performance Recognition
A Skull in Connemara - none too fragile

Best Acting Recognition, Any Gender
DeDe Klein - Salvage - none too fragile
Robert Branch - 
Last of the Boys - none too fragile
*Paul Floriano - 
Last of the Boys - none too fragile

(* Actor's Equity Association Member)

2016

★Cleveland Critics Circle Awards 2016
Superior Achievement Production, Non-Musical
Annapurna - none too fragile
Sans Merci - none too fragile
The Beauty Queen of Leenane - none too fragile


Best Actor in a Non-Musical

*Jeffrey Grover - Annapurna - none too fragile


Superior Achievement Actor, Non-Musical
Benjamin Gregorio - Pure Shock Value - none too fragile


Superior Achievement Actress, Non-Musical
Derdriu Ring - The Beauty Queen of Leenane - none too fragile
Cassandra West  - 
Sans Merci - none too fragile
*Derdriu Ring  - 
Annapurna - none too fragile


Best Lighting Design
Kevin Ozan - The Whipping Man - none too fragile


Superior Achievement Lighting Design
Sean Derry - Annapurna - none too fragile

Superior Achievement Director, Non-Musical
Brian Armour & Sean Derry - Sans Merci - none too fragile
Sean Derry - 
Annapurna - none too fragile

★Cleveland Jewish News Awards 2016
Best Director of a Drama
Sean Derry & Brian Kenneth Armour - Sans Merci - none too fragile


★Times Theatre Tributes 2016
Outstanding Non-Musical Production
The Beauty Queen of Leenane - none too fragile
Annapurna - none too fragile
Sans Merci - none too fragile
The Whipping Man - none too fragile


Outstanding Director of a Non-Musical
Sean Derry - The Beauty Queen of Leenane - none too fragile
Sean Derry - 
Annapurna - none too fragile
Sean Derry - 
The Whipping Man - none too fragile


Outstanding Performance by a Male in a Non-Musical
*Jeffrey Grover - Annapurna - none too fragile

Outstanding Performance by a Female in a Non-Musical
*Derdriu Ring - The Beauty Queen of Leenan - none too fragile
*Derdriu Ring - 
Annapurna - none too fragile
Rachel Lee Kolis - 
A Kid Like Jake - none too fragile


Outstanding Lighting Design in a Musical or Non-Musical
Kevin Ozan - The Whipping Man - none too fragile

★Cleveland Scene Magazine Awards
Standout Productions of 2016
The Beauty Queen of Leenane -  none too fragile

(*Actor's Equity Association Member)

2015

★★Best Theater 2015 (Akron/Canton Hotlist)


★The Cleveland Critics Circle Awards 2015
Superior Achievement Production, Non-Musical 
First Love - none too fragile 
God of Carnage - none too fragile

 

Superior Achievement  Actor, Non-Musical
Sean Derry - The Lonesome West
Andrew Narten - The Lonesome West


Superior Achievement Actress, Non-Musical
Jen Klika - God of Carnage
Leighann Niles Delorenzo - In a Forest, Dark and Deep


Superior Achievement Director, Non-Musical
Sean Derry - God of Carnage 


★The Cleveland Jewish News Awards 2015
10 Most Memorable Moments in Cleveland Theater, 2015

In a Forest Dark and Deep - none too fragile


Best Performance by an Actor in a Comedy
Sean Derry - The Lonesome West - none too fragile
Andrew Narten - The Lonesome West - none too fragile


★Cleveland Scene Magazine Awards 2015
Best Acting Punch by Two People

heRobert Hawkes & Anne McEvoy - First Love - none too fragile


Best (Almost) Side-by- Side Monologues
Andrew Narten & Alanna Romansky - Bash: Latterday Plays

2014

★Cleveland Critics Circle 2014
Superior Achievement Production, Non-Musical 
Gideon’s Knot - none too fragile


Superior Achievement  Actor, Non-Musical
Andrew Narten - Possum Dreams - none too fragile


Superior Achievement Actress, Non-Musical
Jen Klika - Gideon’s Knot - none too fragile


Superior Achievement Director, Non-Musical
Sean Derry - Gideon’s Knot - none too fragile


Special Recognition
Exact Change by Christine Howey - none too fragile

★Times Theater Tributes 2014
Outstanding Non-Musical Production
Exact Change - none too fragile

Outstanding Non-Musical Production
Gideon’s Knot - none too fragile
Topdog/Underdog - none too fragile 


Outstanding Director of Non-Musical
Sean Derry - Gidions Knot - none too fragile
Sean Derry - Topdog/Underdog - none too fragile


Outstanding Male Performance in Non-Musical
Brian Kenneth Armour  - Topdog/Underdog - none too fragile


Outstanding Female Performance in Non-Musical
Christine Howey  - Exact Change - none too fragile
Ireland Derry  - Ride - none too fragile
Jen Klika  - Gidion’s Knot - none too fragile

Cleveland Scene Awards 2014
Performance by a Male Actor
Andrew Marten - Possum Dreams - none too fragile


Performance by a Female Actor
Leighann Niles Delorenzo - Possum Dreams - none too fragile


Best Director of Non Musical
Sean Derry - Possum Dreams - none too fragile

2013

★★ Cleveland Critics Circle 2013

Best Production, Non-Musical
On The Line  by Joe Roland 

Directed by Sean Derry 

Starring: Robert Branch, Andrew Narten & Mark Mayo

none too fragile

★Cleveland Critics Circle  2013

Superior Achievement  Actor,  Non-Musical
Robert Branch -  On the Line - none too fragile


Superior Achievement Director, Non-Musical
Sean Derry - On the Line - none too fragile


★Times Theater Tributes 2013

Outstanding Non-musical Production
On the Line - none too fragile


Outstanding Director
Sean Derry - On the Line - none too fragile
Sean Derry - 
White People - none too fragile


Outstanding Male Actor
Robert Branch - On the Line - none too fragile


Special Recognition
Sean Derry & Alanna Romansky - none too fragile - For continued excellence in
selection of small format, thought-provoking, well-staged scripts.