Last night, Strauss Theatre Center welcomed volunteers and community members to celebrate the 2021 Christopher Awards! The night was filled with music, dancing, and a special look into next season’s shows.
16 awards were presented to the casts and crews of shows from our 88th and 89th seasons. Check out the winners below!
- Best Featured Actress in a Play or Musical: Chrissy Gray, Godspell
- Best Featured Actor in a Play: Ken Bryan, A Christmas Carol
- Best Supporting Actress in a Play: Cassey Bernstein, Baskerville
- Best Supporting Actor in a Play: Benjamin McQuillin, Whose Wives Are They Anyway?
- Best Supporting Actress in a Musical: Rachal Graham, Million Dollar Quartet
- Best Supporting Actor in a Musical: William McCandlish, Godspell
- Best Female Debut: Lisa Claire Milan, Little Women
- Best Male Debut: Stephen Paul Smith, Million Dollar Quartet
- Best Actress in a Play: Wendy Wilson Ryland, Whose Wives Are They Anyway?
- Best Actor in a Play: Troy Wold, Baskerville
- Best Actor in a Musical: Michael Matherne, Godspell
- Best Set Design: Keith Beard & Clint Downing, Whose Wives Are They Anyway?
- Best Costume Design: Gayle Frick, Little Women
- Volunteer of the Year: Taylor Michiels
- Best Director: Bob Chambless & Terri Larson Cunningham, Godspell
- Best Production: Million Dollar Quartet
Congratulations to all of the winners and thank you to all of the nominees and volunteers for your hard work. We can’t wait to see you all back for our 90th season!