Blackhurst, Gomez, Houdyshell, McNally, Sendak, Weigert, et al. Win Bay Area Critics Awards
The touring production of Doug Wright's I Am My Own Wife and the American Conservatory Theater production of The Overcoat each won seven awards, including Best Touring Production. Other winners include the California Shakespeare Theatre's Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickelby, the Aurora Theatre Company's revival of Arthur Miller's The Price, the American Musical Theatre of San Jose's revival of A Chorus Line, and the TheatreWorks production of Into The Woods.
Blackhurst was one of three women named Best Actress in a Musical for her performance in the 42nd Street Moon production of Red, Hot, and Blue. Gomez received the Best Solo Performance award for Los Big Names, which is set to open in New York next month. Houdyshell won the Best Female Supporting Performance for her work in Well, which begins previews on Broadway this week.