Perth – High five to the Classic Theater Festival which received a total of five award nominations, at the 2017 Capital Critics Circle Awards.
The Perth held festival attracted many to it`s summer season, with the nominations given to the three main shows. Candida, George Bernard Shaw, was nominated for both Best Production as well as Best Direction. One of the play`s actors, William Vickers, was nominated for Best Actor for his portrayal of Mr. Burgess.
Lana Surgarman was also nominated for Best Actor for her work in Same Time, Next Year. The ,Canadian, Bernard Slade`s production allowed her nomination to be the second consecutive, last year`s being Best Female Actor for Arms and the Man.
The last, but not least, nomination went to Roger Schiltz for his set design in I`ll Be Back After Midnight. The mystery thriller`s playwright is Peter Colley, a fellow Canadian.
The winners will be announced at a ceremony in Ottawa on the 13th of November while 2018 summer season passes for the plays are on sale now. For more information and to buy passes vistit: www.classictheatre.ca or call: 1-877-283-1283.