ACHIEVEMENTS

2019

*2019 CLEVELAND CRITICS CIRCLE THEATER AWARDS

Best Non-Musical Production

*TWO - none too fragile

Best Actor, Non-Musical

*David Peacock - TWO - none too fragile

Best Actress, Non-Musical - Honorable Mention

*Derdriu Ring - TWO - none too fragile

Best Director, Non-Musical - Honorable Mention

*Sean Derry - TWO - none too fragile

*BROADWAY WORLD - CLE PROFESSIONAL THEATER TRIBUTES

Special Recognition - Sean Derry of none too fragile theater for staging "TWO" with award-winning performances by Derdriu Ring and David Peacock

Attention Demanding Production - "Woody's Order!" - none too fragile

*CLEVELAND JEWISH NEWS - THE BEST CLEVELAND THEATER OF 2019

Best Director of a Drama

*Sean Derry - TWO - none too fragile

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.