The Spokane Civic Theatre brought home two awards from last weekend's AACT/FEST 2011 national community theater awards in Rochester, NY:
- Lacey Bohnet won Best Supporting Actress.
- Nancy Vancil won Best Musical Accompaniment
The Civic's entry, "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," also earned three nominations:
- David Baker, nominee for Best Lighting Design
- Mark Pleasant, nominee for Best Actor
- The cast, nominated for Best Ensemble
By the way, the overall winner at this competition was "Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead" -- Ohlook Performing Arts Center, Grapevine, TX