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Aurora Theatre is proud to announce we have won seven 2013 Suzi Bass Awards
including the Audience Choice Award!

Thank you for your votes and for supporting the arts. Your support is a true inspiration to those who have dedicated their lives to creating the very best live entertainment for this community.

Outstanding Musical Production
Les Misérables

Outstanding Production—Theatre for Young Audiences
Unnecessary Monsters

Outstanding Director of a Musical
Justin Anderson, Les Misérables

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Leslie Bailler, Les Misérables

Outstanding Music Direction
Ann-Carol Pence, Les Misérables

Outstanding Scenic Design of a Musical
Phillip Male, Les Misérables

Audience Choice Award
Aurora Theatre

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Awards History

Community Impact Award for Performing Arts Organization – ArtWorks! Gwinnett

President and CEO Award for Excellence in the Arts – GA Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

6 Suzi Bass Awards:
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical – Galen Crawley, Mary Poppins
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical – Andy Meeks, Mary Poppins
Outstanding Music Direction – Ann-Carol Pence, Mary Poppins
Outstanding Choreography – Jen MacQueen, Mary Poppins
Outstanding Costume Design of a Musical – Sydney Roberts, Mary Poppins
Outstanding Scenic Design of a Musical – Shannon Robert, Mary Poppins


7 Suzi Bass Awards:
Outstanding Musical Production—Les Misérables
Outstanding Director of a Musical—Justin Anderson, Les Misérables
Outstanding Music Direction—Ann-Carol Pence, Les Misérables
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical—Leslie Bellair, Les Misérables
Outstanding Scenic Design of a Musical—Phillip Male, Les Misérables
Outstanding Production – Theatre for Young Audiences – Unnecessary Monsters
Audience Choice Award

2013 Best of Issue – Atlanta Magazine

2013 Georgia Excellence Award in Internet and Media – US Trade & Commerce Institute


Suzi Bass Awards:
Outstanding World Premiere—Clyde ‘n Bonnie: A Folktale
Outstanding Director of a Musical—Lonny Price, Clyde ‘n Bonnie: A Folktale
Outstanding Music Direction—Ann-Carol Pence, Clyde ‘n Bonnie: A Folktale
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical—Karen Howell, Clyde ‘n Bonnie: A Folktale
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical—Bryant Smith, Clyde ‘n Bonnie: A Folktale
Outstanding Sound Design of a Musical—Bobby Johnston, Clyde ‘n Bonnie: A Folktale
Audience Choice Award


Best Places to Work—Georgia Trend Magazine

Best Theatre Company—Creative Loafing

First Annual Barbara Award:
Best Actress—Nita Hardy, Boeing Boeing

Suzi Bass Award:
Best Featured Actress—Nita Hardy, Boeing Boeing

Pinnacle Award Winner—Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce