LA’s 2019 Ovation Awards Fete Asian American Theatre Artists Honored

Like their peers in Seattle and San Francisco, Asian American theatre artists grabbed a double handful of awards at Los Angeles’ 2019 Ovation Awards for excellence in theatre (large and small!) in the Los Angeles area.

LA's 2019 Ovation Awards Fete Asian American Theatre Artists HonoredDavid Henry Hwang’s prescient Soft Power and East West Players’ Walls Grow Thin led the way. As well, Kristina Wong was awarded the Center Theater Group’s Sherwood Award for emerging artists.

Complete list here.

Best Production Of A Musical (Large Theatre)
SOFT POWER Center Theatre Group

Music Direction
David O SOFT POWER Center Theatre Group

Book For An Original Musical
David Henry Hwang SOFT POWER Center Theatre Group

Lyrics/Composition For An Original Musical
David Henry Hwang Jeanine Tesori SOFT POWER Center Theatre Group

Lead Actress In A Musical
ALYSE LOUIS as Zoe/Hillary SOFT POWER Center Theatre Group

Scenic Design (Intimate Theatre)
DILLION NELSON KEITH MITCHEL KAIDAN PROJECT: WALLS GROW THIN Rogue Artists Ensemble (co-produced with East West Players)

Sound Design (Intimate Theatre)
GILLIAN MOON STEPHEN SWIFT KAIDAN PROJECT: WALLS GROW THIN Rogue Artists Ensemble (co-produced with East West Players)

Costume Design (Large Theatre)
Anita Yavich SOFT POWER Center Theatre Group

Video/Projection (Intimate Theatre)
MATTHEW HILL KAIDAN PROJECT: WALLS GROW THIN Rogue Artists Ensemble (co-produced with East West Players)

CTG Robert Sherwood Award
Kristina Wong

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