2019-2020 Theatre Season: Miscellaneous Honors

First up, miscellaneous honors from the 2019-2020 (non-Broadway) theatre season.

Here are my favorite (use of, where applicable) ______s in the year that was:


CHORUS
  1. The HawtPlates (Jade Hicks, Kenita Miller-Hicks, & Justin Hicks), Waterboy and the Mighty World
  2. A Strange Loop
  3. A PINK CHAIR (In Place of a Fake Antique)
  4. Little Shop of Horrors
  5. The Wrong Man

 

Chorus Member

  1. Ari Groover, Little Shop of Horrors

COMEDY
  1. Wild Bore
  2. Get On Your Knees
  3. A Strange Loop
  4. IVANKA 2020
  5. Eureka Day
  6. Keep
  7. Is This A Room
  8. The Anna Wintour Musical
  9. King Philip’s Head Is Still on That Pike Just Down the Road
  10. Eraser Mountain
  11. Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven
  12. The Plot
  13. Georgia Mertching Is Dead
  14. Little Women
  15. Twohander

CURTAIN CALL
  1. one in two
  2. Wild Bore

ENSEMBLE
  1. one in two
  2. The Michaels
  3. Wild Bore
  4. Is This A Room
  5. Eraser Mountain
  6. The Shadow Whose Prey the Hunter Becomes
  7. King Philip’s Head Is Still on That Pike Just Down the Road
  8. Paris
  9. Before the Meeting
  10. A Raisin in the Sun
  11. Bad Penny
  12. Adrienne Truscott’s (Still) Asking For It (A Stand-Up Rape About Comedy Starring Her Pussy and Little Else!)
  13. History of Violence
  14. Little Women
  15. The Rolling Stone

FIGHT CHOREOGRAPHY
  1. Zhang Jun, Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise

FOG
  1. White Noise
  2. Queens Row
  3. Judgement Day

HORROR

(revivals are ineligible)

  1. The Thin Place

INTERMISSION
  1. Red Light + Sounds — Nomad Motel

ONE-PERSON SHOW

(revivals are ineligible)

  1. Keep
  2. Get On Your Knees
  3. White Noise
  4. Tom Morello at the Minetta Lane
  5. Douglas

PRE-SHOW SOUND DESIGN
  1. Audible Stage Managers — Working
    • (very 10 out of 12, but whatevs)

PROJECTIONS
  1. Jim Findlay, White Noise
  2. Shimpei Yamada, Eraser Mountain
  3. Tomás Arias, Feos
  4. Marmelo & Preference Studios, User Not Found
  5. Rhian Hinkley and lowercase, The Shadow Whose Prey the Hunter Becomes
  6. Kate Ducey, Eureka Day
  7. Joshua Higgason, Acquanetta
  8. Finn Ross, The End of Eddy
  9. José Miguel Jiménez, Hamnet
  10. The Transfiguration of Benjamin Banneker
  11. Carmine Covelli, Adrienne Truscott’s (Still) Asking For It (A Stand-Up Rape About Comedy Starring Her Pussy and Little Else!)
  12. A PINK CHAIR (In Place of a Fake Antique)
  13. Sébastien Dupouey, History of Violence
  14. Gabriel Gigliotti, IVANKA 2020
  15. Hannah Wasileski, Fires in the Mirror
  16. one in two
  17. The Anna Wintour Musical
  18. Leigh Sachwitz / flora&faunavisions, Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise

PROPS
  1. Wild Bore

 

Prop

  1. Bloody Chicken Purse, You Never Touched the Dirt

TEARJERKER

(revivals are ineligible)

  1. Goodnight Nobody
  2. The White Chip

 

Sniffler

  1. one in two
  2. The Michaels
  3. Before the Meeting
  4. Greater Clements
  5. Unknown Soldier
  6. We’re Gonna Die
  7. A Strange Loop
  8. The Shadow Whose Prey the Hunter Becomes
  9. Waterboy and the Mighty World
  10. Mojada

SOUNDTRACK

During Show

  1. one in two
  2. Wild Bore
  3. A Raisin in the Sun
  4. Anatomy of a Suicide

 

Pre-show

  1. Problematic — Wild Bore
  2. Classical Music — Get on Your Knees
  3. Death Pop — We’re Gonna Die
  4. Deep House — Bad Penny
  5. Inner White Girl Toonage — A Strange Loop
  6. Party — Barber Shop Chronicles
  7. What We Were Listening to While Some Real Shit Went Down — Is This A Room
  8. Disco — Distances Smaller Than This Are Not Confirmed
  9. Bops — Georgia Mertching Is Dead
  10. Classic Rock — The White Chip
  11. “Girl Power” — Mac Beth

 

Both

  1. BLKS

TITLE

(revivals are ineligible)

 

In Relation to Show

  1. one in two
  2. The Plot
  3. Eraser Mountain
  4. Waterboy and the Mighty World
  5. Douglas
  6. Manmade Earth
  7. Power Strip
  8. salt.
  9. [Veil Widow Conspiracy]
    • The redacted brackets!

 

In Themselves

  1. Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven
  2. Our Dear Dead Drug Lord

 

Both

  1. Is This A Room
  2. Wild Bore
  3. The Shadow Whose Prey the Hunter Becomes
  4. Get on Your Knees
  5. King Philip’s Head Is Still on That Pike Just Down the Road
  6. A PINK CHAIR (In Place of a Fake Antique)
  7. You Never Touched the Dirt
  8. for all the women who thought they were Mad
  9. Anatomy of a Suicide
  10. A Strange Loop
  11. Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow

TRANSITIONS
  1. Before the Meeting
  2. You Never Touched the Dirt
  3. Judgement Day

TWO-HANDER

(revivals are ineligible)

  1. Dana H.
  2. The End of Eddy

VOICES
  1. The HawtPlates (Jade Hicks, Kenita Miller-Hicks, & Justin Hicks), Waterboy and the Mighty World
  2. In the Green

YEAR OF THE YEAR

Performer

  1. Deirdre O’Connell, Dana H. / Before the Meeting
  2. Patrice Johnson Chevannes, runboyrun & IN OLD AGE Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven
  3. Brittany Bradford, Fefu and Her Friends Mac Beth
  4. Grace McLean, In the Green Cyrano 

 

Playwright

(revivals are ineligible)

  1. Lucas Hnath, Dana H. / The Thin Place
  2. Bess Wohl, Continuity Make Believe
    • And Grand Horizons on Broadway!
  3. Will Eno, The Plot / The Underlying Chris
  4. Kate Hamill, Little Women Dracula
  5. Erica Schmidt, Mac Beth Cyrano 

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