Paul Boocock
(Photo © Theo Stanley)
Paul Boocock
(Photo © Theo Stanley)
Nominees for the 2006 New York Innovative Theatre (IT) Awards were announced last night at the Ukranian National Home. The IT Awards, which cover Off-Off-Broadway, will be handed out on September 18.

Among the shows which received mutliple nominations are Boocock's House of Baseball, The Caterers, Edenville, How I Learned to Drive, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle, The Singapore Mikado, and They're Just Like Us.

A complete list of nominees follows:

OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION OF A MUSICAL
Book of the Dun Cow (Prospect Theater Company)
Forever Plaid (Astoria Performing Arts Center)
Iron Curtain: A New Musical Commie-dy (Prospect Theater Company)
The Persians...a comedy about war with five songs (Waterwell)
The Singapore Mikado (Theater Ten Ten)
The Tutor (Prospect Theater Company)

OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION OF A PLAY
The Caterers (The Immediate Theater Company)
Deviant (The Vortex Theater Company)
How I Learned To Drive (T. Schrieber Studios)
Living Dead In Denmark (Vampire Cowboys Theatre Company)
The Palooka (Jeffrey Lawhorn and Brandon Ramos)
They're Just Like Us (CollaborationTown, A Theatre Company Inc.)
To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle (Working Man's Clothes)

OUTSTANDING SOLO PERFORMANCE
Paul Boocock, Boocock's House of Baseball
Jamie Jackson, The Pigman of Delancey Street
Margaux Laskey, size ate
Joshua Randall, In Delirium: after the sorrows of young werther
Michael Szeles, Goats

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE ART PRODUCTION
Balletto Stiletto
Have You Ever Seen a Dream Rapping?
Inside Out
The Pigman of Delancey Street
Saint Oedipus
size ate
Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind

OUTSTANDING ACTOR IN A LEAD ROLE
Jess Draper, How I Learned To Drive
Greg Horton, The Singapore Mikado
Cameron Oro, Stage Kiss
Gregory Porter Miller, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle
David Tillistrand, The Singapore Mikado
Brian Wallace, The Caterers

OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A LEAD ROLE
Sheila Dabney, The Emperor Jones
Ellen David, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle
Audrey Lynn Weston, Bloody Mary
Erika Sheffer, How I Learned To Drive
Karen Stanion, The Palooka
Cristiane Young, The Singapore Mikado

OUTSTANDING ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE
Adrian Anchondo, Edenville
Ken Barnett, The Whore of Sheridan Square
David Carr-Berry, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle
Trey Gibbons, How I Learned To Drive
Will Harper, Romeo & Juliet
Brian Linden, A Night Near the Sun

OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE
Nell Gwynn, Kiss and Cry
Andaye' Hill, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle
Summer Moore, Last Summer at Bluefish Cove
Danielle Quisenberry, Locomotive
Kira Sternbach, How I Learned To Drive
Jacqueline Sydney, The Kitchen Table

OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR
Isaac Byrne, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle
Mike Doyle, They're Just Like Us
Jeffrey Lawhorn, The Palooka
Cara Reichel, Iron Curtain: A New Musical Commie-dy
Terry Schreiber, How I Learned To Drive
Brian Swasey, Forever Plaid
Tom Wojtunik, Edenville

OUTSTANDING SET DESIGN
Cameron Anderson, Heddatron
Andrew Boyce, Bloody Mary
Meganne George, Little Suckers
Robert Monaco, The Palooka
Michael Moore, Cupid & Psyche
Eddy Trotter, Love! Valour! Compassion!

OUTSTANDING LIGHTING DESIGN
Arthur Adair, The Emperor Jones
Lucas Bengaminh Krech, Cupid & Psyche
Jennifer Granrud, The Palooka
Tyler Micoleau, Heddatron
Jennifer Rathbone, How I Learned To Drive
Anjeanette Stokes, Bloody Mary

OUTSTANDING COSTUME DESIGN
Jacob A. Climer, Bloody Mary
Lora LaVon, The Whore of Sheridan Square
Karen Ann Ledger, How I Learned To Drive
Meredith Neal, They're Just Like Us
Sidney Shannon, Iron Curtain: A New Musical Commie-dy
Jessica Wegener, Living Dead In Denmark

OUTSTANDING SOUND DESIGN
Arthur Adair, The Emperor Jones
Jake Hall, Boocock's House of Baseball
Paul DeSena, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle
David Lawson, Devil Land Robert Ross Parker & Jeff Lorenz, Living Dead In Denmark
Christopher Rummel, How I Learned To Drive

OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL MUSIC
Nathan Bowen, Two Yeats Plays
Brendan Connelly, Major Barbara
Lauren Cregor, The Persians...a comedy about war with five songs
Dan Deming, Living Dead In Denmark
Aaron Meicht, Top Ten
Stephen Weiner, Iron Curtain: A New Musical Commie-dy

OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL SHORT SCRIPT
Vishakan Jeyakumar, Jaffna Mangoes
Bethany Larsen, Maybe He's Just Not That Into You
Jackson Loo, Kung Fu Hustle
Rehana Mirza, Bombay Screams
Molly Rice, Medea Unharnessed
Crystal Skillman, The Ride

OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL FULL-LENGTH SCRIPT
Bekah Brunstetter, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle
Boo Killebrew, They're Just Like Us
Jonathan Leaf, The Caterers
Dennis Lehane, Coronado
A. Rey Pamatmat, Deviant
Brandon Ramos, The Palooka

OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHY/MOVEMENT
Carrie Brewer, Marius Hanford, Michael Johnson & Ricki G. Ravitts, The Lady Cavaliers: Signature Stories
Marius Hanford, Living Dead In Denmark
Ryan Kasprzak, Edenville
Kate Mehan & Lynn Peterson, The Persians...a comedy about war with five songs
Christine O'Grady, Iron Curtain: A New Musical Commie-dy
Brian Swasey, Forever Plaid

OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE Jess Draper, Trey Gibbons, Samantha J. Phillips, Erika Sheffer, Kira Sternbach, How I Learned To Drive
Sara Jean Asselin, David Arthur Bachrach, Jane Brendler Buchi, John Burns, Bianca Carragher, Andrew Clateman, Nicholas Mongiardo-Cooper, Timothy Dunn, Martin Fox, Joel Gelpe, Emily Grundstad, Allen Hale, Greg Horton, Beth Kirkpatrick, Heather Mieko , Kristopher Monroe, Rebecca Pace, Andrea Schmidt, David Tillistrand, Cristiane Young, The Singapore Mikado
David Carr-Berry, Jared Culverhouse, Ellen David, Paul Fears, Andaye' Hill, Julian James, Roy Miller, Brian Schlanger, To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle
Desiree Burch, Regie Cabico, Chris Dippel, Molly Flynn, Ryan Good, Heather Kelley, Jacquelyn Landgraf, Sarah Levy, Rob Neill, Marta Rainer, Joey Rizzolo, F. Omar Telan, Justin Tolley, Yolanda Wilkinson, Jenny Williams, Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind
Tami Dixon, Sharahn LaRue McClung, Lanna Joffrey, Valiant
Ken Barnett, Doug Brandt, Harris Doran, Ginger Eckert, Vanessa Hidary, Eric McNaughton, The Whore of Sheridan Square