O-Zone Drama Festival winners

Roger Ward and Jeff Samin in Theatre Kelowna
Roger Ward and Jeff Samin in Theatre Kelowna's production of The Duck Variations, shared the Best Actor award while the play won Best Production.
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The Okanagan Zone Theatre Festival was held in Kelowna over the weekend.

Theatre Kelowna Society’s production of the one-act play, Duck Variations won the Best Play category.


Best Production:  Theatre Kelowna Society: Duck Variations

Best Direction: Tracy Ross—Bumbershoot Theatre—Bag Dancing

Best Performance by an Actor: Jeff Samin and Roger Ward—Theatre Kelowna Society—Duck Variations

Best Performance by an Actress: Julia Body—Shuswap Theatre—Heartbreak House

Best Performance by an Actor in a supporting role: Zyan Panadopoulos—Powerhouse Theatre—Rabbit Hole

Best Performance by an Actress in a supporting role: Dorothy Dalba—Theatre Kelowna Society—Sins of the Mother

Best Set Design: Brian Haigh—Theatre Kelowna Society—Sins of the Mother

Best Set Decor: Diane Fettig—Theatre Kelowna Society—Sins of the Mother

Best Costumes: Cilla Budda—Shuswap Theatre—Heartbreak House

Best Sound: Kim MacMillan—Shuswap Theatre—Hearttbreak House

Best Lighting: Brian Haigh and Jordan Davies —Theatre Kelowna Society—Sins of the Mother

Best Ensemble: Kamloops Players—Fawlty Towers

Best Newcomer: Ruth Roe—Kamloops Players—Fawlty Towers

Special Merit Award in Acting: Greg Dueck—Kamloops Players—Fawlty Towers

Backstage Award: Shuswap Theatre—Heartbreak House

Okanagan Zone Steve Hill Memorial Scholarship: Desiree Roy—Shuswap Theatre

Ozzie Award for Outstanding contribution to the Okanagan Zone: James Bowlby—Shuswap Theatre

Special Merit Award to festival co-chairs: Aletha Currie and Wayne Bridges—Theatre Kelowna Society.


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